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Valerie Fogel & DeAnne Dodson

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english

River's Edge Chalet! Watch Eagles, Ski, Kayak, Hike, Shop!

22 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Washington Chalet Rental Photos and Description

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Come to the Riversong Chalet Retreat and breathe in the peace and tranquility of nature overlooking the white-waters of the Snoqualmie River's most southern fork. This charming Chalet has been updated to make for a comfortable and inviting get-a-way! Situated just across from the John Wayne Trail and nestled in a canopy of evergreens, it is the perfect spot to meditate, read, write, paint or satisfy your hunger to hike, kayak, bike, golf or ski.

The Chalet has soaring ceilings matched by sweeping views of the boulder filled, foamy whitewater river and towering fir, aspen, cedar and hemlock. Eagle and Osprey fish happily here, while Mallards and Heron have also claimed the river for sunning and fishing. Elk, deer and squirrel can be seen and lend to the feeling of blending with nature. Although located just minutes from I-90, once on the property, you'll feel a million miles away.

The downstairs bedroom is fitted with a queen Tempurpedic mattress. The upstairs loft bedroom has a four poster with a firmer queen mattress with memory foam toppers for an extra comfortable rest. There is also a single sleigh bed in the loft for a child or extra guest. The loft is 400 sq. feet so there is plenty of room for the cots located in the closet for extra sleepers! (**Note: There is also a PacknPlay located in the upstairs closet if needed) The home is cozy and charming with ambient lighting, spiral staircase to the upper loft, wood floors, a cushioned porch swing and fire pit on the deck.

We are located 10 minutes from the Snoqualmie Casino which features world class dining and entertainment! The town of North Bend is the home of the legendary Twin Peaks filming and Twedes Cafe where memorabilia abound. Twin Falls St. Park, Mt. Si and trails, Rattlesnake Lake and hiking trails, and The John Wayne Trail are all within either walking or biking distance or minutes by car. Snoqualmie Pass ski slopes are just fifteen minutes east! We have supplied games and books, two color televisions and a hearth to warm yourself and loved ones by.

Get past a writer's block, rest from the chaos of the city, or just come to have a welcome change of pace! This comfortable nest will be a delight to arrive at and hard to leave!

Check In: 4:00 PM Check Out: 11 AM

***To GET A FULL REFUND of DEPOSIT: Strip beds & place one set sheets into washer and two towels. Leave balance of soiled linens in basket. Place all dishes in dishwasher and start. Wipe down counters and remove all personal food/beverages from unit. Please report any items damaged. THANK YOU!! :)

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Please Note: We are often asked for additional services such as cleaning or linen change during longer stays, early or late check in, one night only stays, etc. To the best of our ability we address all these issues and the additional fees below. Please feel free to email or call for any additional information. Fees for early or late check in are an additional $35 per instance on anything exceeding one hour from our standard times. Please do not stay late or arrive early without a prior arrangement as you will be charged the extra fee as this interferes with the cleaning services ability to turn over the unit in time for the next vacationers. An additional $30 fee is added to the season current rate for a one night only stay. All Security Deposits are refundable provided the unit is intact and left in the same condition as found on entering.

Keywords: Home, Cabin, Retreat, Cottage, hike, bike, kayak, fish, fly fish

#cabin, #rivervacation, #cottage, #kayak, #fishing

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Valerie Fogel & DeAnne Dodson (Owner)
Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english

About Valerie Fogel & DeAnne Dodson

We have been residents in North Bend since 1997. We fell in love with the mountains and the rivers, the hikes and the scenery. We love to travel, write, paint, and spend time with family and dear friends. Being a part of the Great Pacific Northwest is and will always be a passion. The smell of the fir trees, the roil of the river, the eagle and wildlife that share these vast and intimate spaces are our extended family and never ending source of satisfaction.

Valerie Fogel & DeAnne Dodson purchased this chalet in 2004

Why Valerie Fogel & DeAnne Dodson chose Washington

We bought this home to have a retreat to share with family and friends. It feels miles from the hub-bub of the suburbs or the city, but is actually just minutes away from nightlife or the airport!

What makes this chalet unique

The most treasured benefit of staying at this property is the close proximity to nature and the serenity and peace that brings!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We came here to escape from the "real" world for a few days and couldn't have found a better place. We enjoyed spending time exploring along the trails and the river. The weather was perfect for relaxing on the deck, enjoying the sights and sound of the river. It was nice to let the city ebb away to be replaced by the soothing sounds of nature. The chalet was cozy, comfortable and romantic. What a rare treat to be able to relax in front of the fireplace while enjoying the sounds of the river just outside the door.



Everything here at the chalet met and exceeded our expectations and we definitely hope to return in the future.
Sep 2012
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Reviews

4.6
based on 22 traveler reviews

River's Edge Chalet! Watch Eagles, Ski, Kayak, Hike, Shop!
average rating of 4.590909 based on 45 reviews
5

Cozy and Serene!

  • 5 of 5

We arrived for our weekend getaway to a really super charming and very well stocked cabin that literally sits right on the river! The owners had taken the time to warm it for us and left a nice note describing the locations of all the heaters. The views are fantastic and the location is so close to everything...hiking, biking, kayaking, restaurants, antique hunts or shopping. We enjoyed the peace and amazing proximity to the river. Will definitely be back!!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our goal is for all of our guests to feel warm and welcomed during their stay with us. The location truly is something to experience. The proximity of the river really can't be beat!
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5

Beautiful vacation home

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week here and could not have had a better vacation! It was a great location to serve as a home base for our day trips around the area. It was a short drive into Seattle and yet we found plenty of local things to do in the great outdoors. The chalet itself was very cozy and felt like a home away from home. We had great weather while we were there and could see spring arriving right before our eyes. Thanks for sharing your home with us!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: When we receive reviews like this, we know we've reach our goal to provide a home away from home environment for our guests. We try to provide all the comforts of home. We are please to hear that we did in this case.
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Girls Getaway

  • 4 of 5

My girlfriends and I had a wonderful stay at the Chalet. It is literally right on the river, which was so peaceful and relaxing. We loved being just 5 min to North Bend and 15 from Snoqualmie. The house is super cute and the beds are very comfy. The only issue we had was with the heater when we first arrived. It was very chilly and it took us a bit to figure out how to turn it on. Other than that, everything was perfect!

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Even though we have pictures of the river on the website, it really doesn't adequately prepare our quests for how close and amazing it really is.
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4

felt at home right from the start.

  • 4 of 5

What a great way to spend a family get together in North Bend. The home was comfortable and the rushing river setting made our stay feel like we were in a mountain resort. The couch was uncomfortable and the high poster bed was a bit challenging to get in and out of. Other then that it had everything you needed for our stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy when our river setting is just exactly what our guests are looking for. We appreciate the feedback regarding the 4 poster bed. We will be replacing that frame soon with a shorter, more sleeper friendly version.
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4

Nice and clean

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time at Riversong. The River was right at the back door with sounds of nature. The house is small but charming. It needs a little updating on the electrical to accommodate modern life, the breaker tripped several times during our stay. Other than that It has everything you need for a lovely get away.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Beautiful setting, charming home

  • 4 of 5

Great family getaway in a perfect setting. Looking forward to our next visit to this wonderful property.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
SeaTac
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
River Bend Bar and Grill
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Seattle
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Cascade Golf Course
Nearest Train
2 Miles
North Bend
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
River Bend Bar & Grill
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Snoqualmie Summit
Nearest Point of Interest
John Wayne Trail
Nearest Point of Interest
Snoqualmie Casino
Nearest Point of Interest
Rattlesnake Lake and Trail Head
Nearest Point of Interest
Premium Outlet Mall
Nearest Point of Interest
Antiques, Bakery, Restaurants, Gifts
Car: necessary

Just 10 minutes from the Snoqualmie Casino with fabulous food and world class entertainment! Only minutes from Alpental at Snoqualmie Summit.

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Rates & Availability

North Bend Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
$185
From
$195
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,295
$3,995
 
 
Winter (holidays)
Nov 21 2016 - Dec 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$185
From
$195
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,295
$4,250
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
From
$175
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,225
$3,850
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning up to 4 Guests $85 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.9%

Rates may vary based on occupancy and usage. For example, entertaining groups of more guests needs to be approved by owners. Unit has a single bathroom on septic system. This needs to be taken into consideration when planning events.
Check-in time is 4:00PM
Check-out time is 11:00AM
**Unless otherwise agreed to by owners. We will do our best to accommodate special circumstances whenever possible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Washington Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tub/Shower, Lo Flo Toilet, Sink with vanity. PLEASE-Septic System. Nothing but natural in the commode. No hair, feminine hygiene products, etc.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (2) WONDERFUL TEMPURPEDIC AND MEMORY FOAM-Both Medium Firm., additional single sleigh bed in upstairs loft area, Baby Cribs (1) Pack and Play Crib available, Sleeping bags and one comfortable cot also available.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
**Two Local Golf Courses minutes away. **Interim tidy and linen change service available for additional $30 per instance or two times per week at flat rate of $55.00. Includes light vacuum, tub and toilet cleanse, fresh linens and bedding. Gratuities are not included in this rate. 30 day cancellation policy. ***To GET A FULL REFUND of DEPOSIT: Strip beds & place one set sheets into washer and two towels. Leave balance of soiled linens in basket. Place all dishes in dishwasher and start. Wipe down counters and remove all personal food/beverages from unit. Please report any items damaged. THANK YOU!! :)

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