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Spacious Modern Two-Bedroom - Minutes Walk to Lake!

21 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights


Green Lake House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-5)

Enjoy the popular Green Lake as your backyard! Located near the City Library in a nice residential neighborhood, you are only minutes walk to lakeside fun and cafes and shops. It's the best northeast lakeside living in Seattle!

It's your vacation—do as much or as little as you like. Relax with a walk or jog around the flat 2.8 mile paved trails around the lake, ride a bicycle, play tennis or golf, treat yourself to a massage, go for a swim (lake or indoor pool), sail or kayak, enjoy a play at the Bathhouse Theater. Or recharge at restaurants and pubs featuring local and ethnic foods and microbreweries. All within 10-15 minutes leisurely walk from your front door! Otherwise, just hop in your car for a few minutes drive to more fun and shops at Northgate Mall and Thornton Creek Imax Cinemas. You can also zip easily into Downtown Seattle, University of Washington, UW Medical, Microsoft and Boeing. Green Lake is a wonderful oasis in the heart of our Emerald City.

Beautifully decorated and with its own private entrance, our Green Lake garden-level apartment is spacious, approximately 1,200 square feet of well-appointed accommodation featuring two spacious bedroom suites with sitting areas, writing desk and direct access to your private brick patio (400± sq ft, table for four, two adirondack chairs). This can be configured to a one-bedroom arrangement for smaller groups (please inquire). In addition, the open one-level layout boasts a 42-inch high-definition flat screen entertainment, fully equipped gourmet kitchen with professional gas cooktop and oven, granite countertops, mahogany cabinetry, and hardwood floors throughout. It also features high-speed wireless internet access (wi-fi), free access to Netflix movies and a tankless water heating system for extra convenience. We also stock the home with board games for ages 1 to 99—and xBox video gaming system. Moreover, we have a high-chair, play-n-pack, toys (games, legos, balls, books, etc), and tricycle for younger children. Also, dedicated parking for two vehicles as well as ample free street parking. It's a perfect home-away-from-home getaway!

Drive or leave your car behind, you'll find quick, easy freeway access and well-serviced transit to popular Seattle destinations- (bus stop is a block away). By car, about less than 10 minutes to Downtown Seattle, University of Washington, UW Hospital and Medical Center, Seattle Center, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Northgate Mall, Thornton Creek Imax Cinemas, Woodland Park Zoo, Bathhouse Theater and Lake Union. Less than 20 minutes to Boeing in Everett and Microsoft Headquarters in Redmond. And four grocery stores (Safeway, Wholefoods, Puget Sound Co-op and QFC), all within a mile radius for your easy convenience.


Off-peak: Oct-Apr, 3 night min, from $150/night & $1300/week

Peak: May-Sep; 4 night min, from $200/night & -$1600/week, Holiday week 15%

$100 depart fee; 9.6% tax of total; $25/nt per add'l guest (above four)

$400 damage deposit refund typically same day via credit card

Reserve 50% down, balance due 60 days prior to check-in

Check-in at 4 p.m., check-out at 10 a.m. (early check-in avail upon request)

We accept checks, PayPal, credit cards (3.8% credit card fee)

Note: This is a multi-level home so please take caution especially when using stairs; you are responsible for the safety of your children and visitors. Owner is held harmless from any claims from Guest and visitors, and any natural acts of God.

PLEASE let us know how many beds/bedrooms you require.

Add 9.6% tax of total for stays of 30 days or less.

Balance due within 60 days of arrival. Full refund prior to 60 days, unless it gets re-rented for same period, and less $200 for re-rent fee. All tax and damage deposit is fully refunded.


Please visit to save you both the hassle of a damage deposit and provide protection against expenses due to accidental damage. All cancellations must be submitted in writing. Owner is held harmless from any claims from Guest and visitors, and any natural acts of God.

Keywords: duplex, flat, condo, studio, house, apartment

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Trung Hua
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2016
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About Trung Hua

Our family loves Green Lake, a wonderfully diverse neighborhood of Seattle. You're steps to the bustle and fun of lakefront activities and great restaurants. And we would like to share this area of Seattle with you. (We have several vacation properties in the area, please inquire for additional lodging.)

Trung Hua purchased this house in 2011

Why Trung Hua chose Northwest

Green Lake Place is a perfect location to experience Green Lake and Seattle. You're minutes walk to everything! Within blocks to local fun, food and more! Within five minutes drive, you can be at the mall, cinema, zoo and Downtown Seattle and Seattle Center/Space Needle.

What makes this house unique

You're close to everything, and a quiet kid-friendly setting.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We are a family with a toddler and the apartment was ideal for our four nights in Seattle. We had beautiful weather and such a clean and comfortable place to stay. Thank you.
Apr 2012
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based on 21 traveler reviews

Spacious Modern Two-Bedroom - Minutes Walk to Lake!
average rating of 4.8095236 based on 22 reviews
Chapel Hill, NC

Tasteful apt in a perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We used to live in Seattle and now we visit often. We've stayed in vacation rentals and hotels, but this place is our favorite by far. The rooms are lovely, kitchen is beautifully equipped, and everything worked just as it should. We will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego

Amazing Stay, Terrific Location!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay at Green Lake and would highly recommend this property. We have two young children and the apartment suited us perfectly for two weeks. The apartment felt brand new and beautifully decorated. The kitchen is well-stocked with everything imaginable in making meals. It is a quiet neighborhood with walking distance to some outstanding restaurants and you're minutes to downtown and Seattle Center. Our children slept better than they do at home. This was our first VRBO experience and the owner was very helpful and proactive prior to our stay. Getting into our unit was flawless and the portable crib was all neatly setup, we had no reason to contact them during our stay. We hope to stay here again the next time we visit Seattle.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for sharing your experience. We are so thrilled you had a terrific stay and had the opportunity to explore Seattle and the Green Lake neighborhood. We would gladly welcome you back, and thanks for taking such great care of our home. Cheers!
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Seattle, WA

Wonderful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Greenlake Place while we were in between renting houses. We booked it for just over a month to start and then fell in love with the space and the area it's located so ended up staying there for 4 months. Trung and his family made us feel so welcome. It made our move beyond easy as everything we needed was in the house so we didn't need to go to our storage unit once. We have a toddler and they even supplied a high chair, along with wonderful toys and a bike (that she fell in love with). Restaurants and parks are in easy walking distance and you can't find a better street to be on if you want to explore Greenlake but feel like you have peace and quiet too. Thanks for having us Trung!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your generous five-star review. We are thrilled the apartment had worked out so well for you and your family. It was a pleasure to have you with us—sorry the flat was not available to extend a fifth month. Please visit us again soon, and Sienna is welcomed to ride her bike any time!
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Greenlake Haven

  • 5 of 5

We had a great, comfortable stay at Green Lake House. The apt is spacious, well-stocked with everything you could possibly need and beautifully decorated (think Pottery Barn). We were a bit concerned initially because, like so many Seattle apts., this one was partially below ground level. But the lighting was extensive and the apt was bright even on dark, winter days. The owner was very responsive to anything we might need. In summer months, we would have taken advantage of the lovely patio. Only 1 caveat--renters may want to ask if there will be anyone using the quarters above. We had no upstairs neighbors and it was extremely quiet and we were there five weeks. The location is terrific--just a few blocks from Green Lake and close to bus transportation. It's an easy ride downtown or to the University District. For anyone who wants to be in Green Lake, you really can't go wrong.

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Judy & Larry for giving us a five-star rating during your five-week lodging. We are committed to ensure your stay is comfortable and enjoyable. Consequently the apartment has been successful and popular since we've first opened our doors nearly three years ago. Our guests (young families and older generations) have praised its central location and quietness. We look forward to having you again. Enjoy!
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An Outstanding Short Term Rental Properrty

  • 5 of 5

I recently spent two weeks at Green Lake Place while my wife was in Seattle recovering from surgery. It's a great apartment. It's spotlessly clean, spacious and very comfortable. The kitchen had everything I needed to prepare our meals. Trung, the owner, was very helpful when we had to make some schedule changes. This is the place we'll stay when we're next in Seattle for an extended stay.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Arthur for sharing your lodging experience. We take great pride in ensuring our guests have quality stay. We hope Clare has a speedy recovery and that your next trip to Seattle will involve a lovely stroll around Green Lake. All our best!
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Wonderful stay in Green Lake

  • 5 of 5

My husband, four month old daughter, and I recently had the pleasure of staying in Trung's basement condo in Green Lake. It surpassed our expectations as it was very comfortable, spacious, light, and had all of the amenities we needed. Having a baby means you need a refrigerator and a washing machine and we were pleased to be able to use both! We will definitely look to stay there again when we come back next spring. Highly rec'd!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Amy, for sharing your lodging experience. You have a beautiful family and so glad to hear the flat met your expectations and we are honor you would consider Green Lake Place your family's "home away from home" in your future visits to Seattle. We look forward seeing you again.
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Sea-Tac International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Green Lake Bar & Grill
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Washington State Ferry Downtown Seattle or Edmonds
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Lake Forest Park
Nearest Train
3 Miles
AmTrak Pioneer Station (Downtown Seattle)
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
I-5 or Hwy 99
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Rosita Mexican
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Snoqualmie Pass
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest
Seattle Library
Nearest Point of Interest
Green Lake Park & Community Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Starbucks/Baskins Robbins
Nearest Point of Interest
American Athlete Gym
Nearest Point of Interest
Massage Clinic
Nearest Point of Interest
Gregg's Greenlake Bicycle & Rollerblade Rental
Nearest Point of Interest
Mockingbird Books / Rositas Mexican Grill / Yogalife
Nearest Point of Interest
Jock & Jill Shoes
Nearest Point of Interest
Safeway Groceries, Pharmacy & Starbucks
Nearest Point of Interest
Wholefoods Groceries & Cafe Deli
Nearest Point of Interest
Wading Pool & Picnic
Nearest Point of Interest
Duke's Chowder House
Nearest Point of Interest
Puget Sound Coop Organic Groceries & Deli
Nearest Point of Interest
Chocolati Chocolate Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Green Lake Bar & Grill
Nearest Point of Interest
Little Red Hen Pub & Burgers
Nearest Point of Interest
Revolutions Espresso
Nearest Point of Interest
Thai Ocean
Nearest Point of Interest
Pho Thanh Brothers
Nearest Point of Interest
Tacos Guaymas
Nearest Point of Interest
Spudd's Fish & Chips
Nearest Point of Interest
Pete's Coffee House
Nearest Point of Interest
Mykonos Greek Grill
Nearest Point of Interest
Nell's Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Bathhouse Theater
Nearest Point of Interest
Mix Ice Cream Bar
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Green Lake House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.6%

Off-peak: Oct-Apr, 3 night min, from $150/night, from $1300/week
Peak: May-Sep & Fri-Sun/Holidays+15%, 4 night min, from $200/night, from $1600/week
Holidays: Peak+15%, 4 night min, from $250/night, from $1750/week

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Green Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (2) Plus optional 3rd twin air mattress, avail upon request
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • arboretum
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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