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Emma Woods

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english, french, spanish

Pike Place, Closest Market Location, Spectacular View

7 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Pike Place Market Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 1-4

You simply cannot find a better location, views, and more complete furnishings to make you feel like you've arrived at your 'Home Away From Home...In Seattle!'

Experience the heart and soul of Seattle in the Pike Place Market neighborhood from our top floor Puget Sound view unit! Just steps from entry to the country's most popular and unique historic public market, the waterfront boardwalk, historic Pioneer Square, Washington Ferries, fantastic dining at some of Seattle's landmark restaurants and lounges, and shopping, our spot is an ideal location for exploring the city.

This urban suite offers a Puget Sound view and is linked to the Market through Seattle's famous Post Alley (accessible from the 3rd floor of our building), placing you just a few steps from several of Seattle's highlights. First Avenue and the Seattle Art Museum are accessible via the building's private courtyard, placing you just minutes from the action downtown.

Post Alley Court features a community barbeque deck facing the Puget Sound, fitness center, 40' HD LCD Internet Connected Smart TV, WIFI, baby gear, and all of the supplies needed to cook a meal with the finest ingredients from Pike Place Market!

My husband and I enjoy providing a personal and unique experience for every one of our guests. We take pride in quick responses and attention to detail. We personally manage our property so you can expect our full attention and interest in your visit to Seattle. We've thought of everything, all the way down to the gourmet coffee beans!

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
Emma Woods (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french, spanish

Reviews

4.4
based on 7 traveler reviews

Pike Place, Closest Market Location, Spectacular View
average rating of 4.428571 based on 7 reviews
1

Stuffy Unit w/No Privacy, Working Keys, or Safety

  • 1 of 5

My sister and I were looking forward to staying here. She had looked for units with air conditioning & this one came up on the search. We arrived in Seattle to 90+ degree weather. Needless to say, we were looking forward to cooling down.

After trying to unlock the door which the owners said was difficult (which is an understatement), we finally managed to enter the unit. It was 89 degrees inside, stuffy, and humid.

In addition to two ineffective fans that blew hot air around, the "air conditioner" was an "in-unit" one. Basically what that means is a box that sits in the middle of a room and emits cold air about 1' in front of it. There is a large tube that extends from the back that is supposed to be vented outside.

Since the unit was clearly misrepresented, my sister called the owner. The owner told my sister to simply open the door, put the tube outside, and keep the door open. All. The. Time.

Wait...what? We were supposed to open the door and keep it open all the time? Why, yes, because - according to the owner - "that's how it's done in Seattle."

Really? Because we stayed and traveled around Seattle and didn't see doors wide open with tubes sticking out of them nor did we see ANYONE with open doors letting the hot air into their units to cool them down. Nope. Not one.

According to the owner, we were to leave the patio door open all the time in order for the tube of the "air conditioner" to go outside. So, if the next door neighbor wanted to they could easily crawl over the low railing connecting the two units and enter the apartment since there wasn't even a lockable screen door leading to the patio.

From a safety standpoint, neither my sister or I felt this was acceptable. Who in their right mind tells guests to leave the door open *all night* when someone could enter the unit?

Leaving a door open is an open invitation to either being robbed or assaulted. If we left the door open during the day and the place was vandalized, we risked being responsible for damages.

Being that we weren't in the mood to be assaulted or robbed during our stay in Seattle nor did we want to pay for damage to the unit if it was vandalized, we felt it was best not to stay there.

Other challenges: the patio only holds 2 chairs & a table. The view is apartments that we could see into. The building keys don't work well. When returning keys, we tried unsuccessfully for 25 min. to get in the complex. This unit provides a stressful, frustrating experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

best place to stay in the heart of Seattle

  • 5 of 5

All the amenities you are looking for. Next door to Pike's Market, walking distance to all of downtown Seattle. Loved the fresh ground beans every morning! This was the perfect base for all of our excursions, be it shopping, sight-seeing or dining. We took advantage of the multitude of restaurants close by, and the rooftop sitting area was the perfect place to unwind at the end of the day. Gorgeous view of the waterfront. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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2 2
Los Angeles, CA
5

Excellent Seattle pre-cruise stay

  • 5 of 5

We were in town for an Alaskan cruise to celebrate my in-laws anniversary. We decided to come in a couple of days early to also enjoy Seattle. Although I had been to Seattle for work, I really hadn't spent any time as a tourist. We loved it! Emma and Van's place was a great crash pad, and the location so close to the market couldn't be beat. We were there in late July, and it was very warm. It was a relief to have a place that had air conditioning. The kitchen was very well equipped with everything we could possibly need, though we ended up getting a lot of our eats from the market since it was so close. We also really enjoyed relaxing on the roof deck. Sunset was beautiful. We didn't use the parking since we didn't have a car, and you really didn't need one with this location and a short stay. Plenty to do within walking distance, and Uber was aplenty in Seattle. The apartment itself was very quiet, and we never heard noises from any of the neighbors. There were four of us total (2 adults and 2 kids), and it was a bit tight. However, it was spacious compared to the cruise ship! And having the washer and dryer available so that we could start the cruise with no dirty laundry was a big plus. Overall, it's probably a bit more ideal for just 2 people for any sort of extended stay.

Emma and Van couldn't have been nicer and left a great guide to the area to help us out. I was sorry we weren't staying longer.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Pugent Sound Views!!

  • 5 of 5

The property location is great. Literally a block from the market. The views from the balcony and rooftop garden are fantastic. We enjoyed bottles of wine watching the Bainbridge Ferry come in and go out while using the rooftop grill. Emma went out of her way to replace the coffee maker which broke during our stay. The City Target store is just a few blocks away and what we could not buy from the market, we acquired from Target. This cozy condo really does let you experience the many facets of Seattle. I would definitely recommend this to another couple who want the real Seattle experience.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Memphis, TN
5

Location and amenities

  • 5 of 5

I cannot stress enough how fantastic the location is. You are right near everything along the waterfront, a quick walk to everything downtown and not far from pioneer square too! Condo has all the amenities you need for a pleasant stay, seems like that have made sure you have everything, plus lots more. The brochures and booklets about what to do was nice. Also - everything labelled so you know what remote goes to what, what is in each drawer, etc... Only drawback was patio and bedroom were a bit smaller than expected, but the benefits easily outweigh that. I will be staying here every time I come to Seattle.

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Memphis, TN
5

Location and amenities!

  • 5 of 5

I cannot stress enough how fantastic the location is. You are right near everything along the waterfront, a quick walk to everything downtown and not far from pioneer square too! Condo has all the amenities you need for a pleasant stay, seems like that have made sure you have everything, plus lots more. The brochures and booklets about what to do was nice. Also - everything labelled so you know what remote goes to what, what is in each drawer, etc... I will be staying here every time I come to Seattle.

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
13.5 Miles
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, SEATAC
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Pike Place Brewery, Alibi Room, Zig Zag
Nearest Ferry
0.2 Miles
Washington State Ferries, Seattle Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
4.9 Miles
West Seattle Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.4 Miles
Monorail (0.4 miles), Amtrak Station (1 mile)
Nearest Motorway
0.6 Miles
Alaskan Way Viaduct, I-99
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Dulces Bistro & Wine
Nearest Ski
54 Miles
Snoqualmie Pass
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Myrtle Edwards Park, Seattle, WA
Car: not necessary

Detailed personal recommendations supplied upon booking.

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Rates & Availability

Pike Place Market Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
September
Sep 6 2016 - Sep 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
$190
From
$200
Fri,Sat
 
 
October
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$130
From
$140
Fri,Sat
 
 
November
Nov 1 2016 - Nov 23 2016
2 night minimum stay
$110
From
$120
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 24 2016 - Nov 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
December
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 21 2016
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$110
Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2016 - Dec 25 2016
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
December
Dec 26 2016 - Dec 28 2016
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$110
Fri,Sat
 
 
New Year
Dec 29 2016 - Jan 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
January
Jan 2 2017 - Jan 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$99
From
$115
Fri,Sat
 
 
February
Feb 1 2017 - Feb 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$99
From
$115
Fri,Sat
 
 
Valentines
Feb 10 2017 - Feb 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
February
Feb 16 2017 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$99
From
$115
Fri,Sat
 
 
March
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$110
From
$120
Fri,Sat
 
 
April
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Fri,Sat
 
 
May
May 1 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Fri,Sat
 
 
Memorial Day
May 26 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$185
 
 
June
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$210
Fri,Sat
 
 
4th of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
$260
 
 
July
Jul 5 2017 - Jul 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$265
Fri,Sat
 
 
August
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$265
Fri,Sat
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$210
 
 
September
Sep 6 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$190
From
$200
Fri,Sat
 
 
October
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$130
From
$140
Fri,Sat
 
 
November
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$110
From
$120
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
November
Nov 27 2017 - Nov 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$110
From
$120
Fri,Sat
 
 
December
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$110
Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
December
Dec 26 2017 - Dec 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$110
From
$120
Fri,Sat
 
 
New Year
Dec 29 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$125
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.7%

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Amenities

Pike Place Market Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 8
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
  • 8 stories
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sleeper Sofa
  • Queen size Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

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