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Comfy Studio, Downtown, Affordable

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Studio, One Bath Condo In The Heart Of Downtown Seattle

Live like a Seattleite. In the heart of downtown Seattle, our location is rated a “walker’s paradise” with a 96 out of 100 walkability score. Next to the Washington State Convention Center, 8 blocks from the Pike Place Market, near all major medical facilities (ie. Virginia Mason, Swedish Hospital, Polyclinic, Harborview Medical Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center) and the central business district, our location is ideal whether you are staying in Seattle for business, vacation or medical treatment. Our studio condo will sleep two people with a cozy queen bed with memory foam mattress in the living room where there is also a comfortable sitting area. We have portacribs available for an extra fee if needed. This condo has a full kitchen and bath. We provide a blue ray DVDs so bring your Netflix or Amazon Prime account number to watch your favorite programs. Wireless internet is included and printers are available upon request. Full laundry facilities are available in the building. Portable air conditioning is provided in the condo May through September. Parking available for an added fee or at no charge for extended stays based upon availability. Whether planning a short term or extended stay in this magnificent city, Seattle Suites is here to help you make your visit a memorable one.

The Pike/Pine Corridor, recently call ”Sesame Street for Grownups” by Seattle Met magazine, has become one of Seattle’s most popular and trendy downtown neighborhoods. It is an eclectic mix of businesses, boutiques, art galleries, restaurants, theaters and pubs. From the Elektra head west on Pike and you will be in the middle of all that downtown has to offer. Or stroll east up Pike to discover true Seattle neighborhood culture. Check out the kitschy shops and pick up a great read at the Elliott Bay bookstore before lunching at Boom Noodle or other favorite neighborhood restaurant. Don’t forget to save room for dessert at Cupcake Royal on your way back home. Living at the Elektra you will be steps from all the usual Seattle landmarks while immersing yourself in our urban chic Seattle culture.

More Details

Property Manager
Becki Snellenberg
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
March 26, 2017

About Becki Snellenberg

We are a small family run business managing several downtown furnished condos. We pride ourselves on our personal service and will meet you at the building, get you checked in and answer any questions you may have. We are also available to you anytime during your stay. Whether planning a short term or extended stay in this magnificent city, Seattle Suites is here to help you make your visit a memorable one.

Why Becki Snellenberg chose Central

Fabulous location in the heart of downtown. We bought here because we were impressed by the style of a 1940's building which was updated to condos in the 1990's. The updates were tastefully done while retaining much of the charm of the era. The Elektra Homeowners' CC&R's specifically allow for rentals of 3 days or more making this a great place to buy for owners who wanted to keep a second home in the city, or who find that they need to travel extensively in their profession and have their units empty much of the time. These are the owners we represent. Our owners invest a lot of personal care into maintaining their units because they want to feel as if they are welcoming guests into their own home - which is exactly what they are doing. We have so enjoyed hosting people from all over the country and the world coming to Seattle for temporary work, for relocation, to attend conventions, for medical treatment, to visit family or just to experience this fabulous city and all that it has to offer.

What makes this condo unique

Walking distance to theater, restaurants, shopping, Pike Place Market, Waterfront, Museums, nightlife. Tucked into a quiet side street next to the Convention Center, we escape much of the ordinary noise and street traffic you would find in a downtown area, yet are steps from all the life, vibrancy and activity that downtown has to offer. The trendy Pike Pine neighborhood is one of the most up and coming neighborhoods in Seattle. Our guests also enjoy the convenience of nearby grocery stores, restaurants and shops of any small neighborhood. For those coming to town to access some of the finest medical facilities in the country, we are also very close. We are two blocks from Virginia Mason and easy walking distance to Swedish and Harborview hospitals.

Amenities

Downtown Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 11
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 465 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • This is a studio condo with a queen bed in the living area.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Notes:
Getting around downtown is a breeze. Most things are within easy walking distance. But you will also find easily accessible transportation within blocks of our condo. In addition to the metro bus system, you can hop on the Monorail to quickly get the Seattle Center (Space Needle, Key Arena, McCaw Hall, Seattle Repertory theater, Chihuly Museum, Experience Music Project.), catch the South Lake Union Transit to the fast growing South Lake Union neighborhood (Amazon, REI, MOHAI, new Biomed Research companies), take the light rail to the SODO district (Century Link Field, Safeco Field, Pioneer Square, International District) or take the light rail all the way to the airport. If you need to rent a car to travel out of town, there is a Budget Car rental agency next door and a Hertz agency a few blocks away.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Comfy Studio, Downtown, Affordable
average rating of 4.4 based on 15 reviews
Wellington, WGN
5

Convenient to downtown and hospital hill.

  • 5 of 5

This apartment has everything needed for a short stay. Kitchen is well equipped. Apartment is comfortable and secure.

The Uber driver had a little trouble finding it. It is located alongside the freeway. GPS didn't distinguish it and the freeway well, and he took a wrong turn. Quickly corrected.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice place for party of two, good location

  • 4 of 5

Nice property, perfect for two. The location very accessible. We took shuttle from airport to unit and never needed a rental car during our stay. Most attractions within walking distance, if not UBER made life easy. Property was clean; a bit dated, although, would definitely stay here again. Management of property was great; very nice and attentive.

Walkable to Pike's Place Mkt. Unit was just off of Pike st and one block from Pine and maybe 10 blocks to Pike's Place Mkt. We also walked to the stadium for a Sounders game (probably a mile), although, would recommend cab or UBER if a night game. UBERed to the space needle and Chihuly Gardens.

Plenty of good restaurants close by or short walking distance. For light fare, Serious Pie (pizza) is just around the corner. Went twice, service was great, pizza was spectacular.

Also, would definitely recommend Wild Ginger, great Thai. Order the Seven Flavor steak and the Pad Thai noodles - can't go wrong.

As mentioned, when we come back to Seattle, would definitely try to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great stay

  • 4 of 5

Communication prior and during visit was Very Good. Made accommodations to allow us to check in early which helped as our flight arrived in the morning. Greeted us at property and did a nice job of reviewing the studio of features and also of the surrounding area. Great location and very walkable to everything. I noted that the room only had a coffee press. I looked at the listing adn it said coffee press, but also stated coffee maker upon request. I requested one and Doug delivered a brand new coffee maker in less than 1 hour...... Unusually warm the week we were there and the portable air conditioner that was provided worked very well on keeping the studio cool.

Minor things were the shower dripped and that was mentioned to us on arrival and to not worry about it as it was to be repaired when we checked out. 2 lights in kitchen, one was missing and the other was fine. I found a bulb in the kitchen but it must have been the burnt out one as it didn't work. For our stay the one light was fine and i NEVER called or asked them to change it as i am sure Doug woudl have rushed one over. So this is more informative than a negative or should have been noted and corrected when the studio was cleaned between visitors.

All in all a very nice stay and great location.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Seattle Vacation Rental

  • 5 of 5

This condo was in the perfect location near downtown Seattle for our recent vacation. Easy walking distance to Pike Market, the Convention Center, and conveniently located near I-5 for day trips. The property was clean and had all the necessary kitchen amenities that made our stay enjoyable. Becki and Doug quickly answered questions and made this process simple. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect spot in Seattle for.......

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in mid-August, if you need to be anywhere in downtown Seattle, this place is perfet. Especially, for the convention center. The place is exactly as described, cozy, quiet and all the necessary amenities. Don't bother to get a rental car, you can walk anywhere you need to.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very pleased.

  • 5 of 5

Property was spacious and well maintained. Service was personal. Doug met us and gave us details about the condo and the surroundings. There were pamphlets and maps available. Emails informed and reminded us of what to do. Location was excellent, immediately between a great neighborhood and downtown. Dozens and dozens of good food choices.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
14.5 Miles
SeaTac Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Tango Restaurant, Bar and Wine Shop
Nearest Ferry
0.9 Miles
Bainbridge Island/ Vashon Ferries, Coleman Dock
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Jefferson Park Golf Course
Nearest Train
1.3 Miles
Amtrak, King Street Station
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Interstate 5
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Tango Restaurant, Bar and Wine Shop
Nearest Ski
54 Miles
Snoquamie Pass
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Madison Park Beach
Car: not necessary

Downtown Seattle, Steps from All Major Attractions. Washington State Trade and Convention Center, Seattle's fabulous shopping district, Pike Place Market and downtown waterfront, Pioneer Square, Seattle Center, Space Needle, Science Center, Children's Museum and Fun Forest, Safeco Field, Seahawks Stadium and Key Center Arena, Seattle Art Museum, ACT Theater, Benaroya Symphony Hall, Seattle Opera House, Seattle Repertory Theater, Intiman Playhouse, Paramount and 5th Avenue Theaters, All major movie theaters, Gameworks, Finest restaurants in Seattle, A coffee house on every corner and grocery stores within walking distance.

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Rates & Availability

Downtown Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Sakura-con
Apr 13 2017 - Apr 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$145
$925
$1,725
 
 
Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$145
$965
$3,450
 
 
Labor Day/PAX Weekend
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$197
$1,275
$1,725
 
 
Late Summer
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$145
$965
$1,725
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$115
$765
$1,725
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $135 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.6%

We have a strict 3 night minimum, no smoking and no pets policy for all reservations. Parking, portacribs. late night check-in and cleaning services during your stay are available for an extra fee. Please ask in advance for these additional items. Check-in is between 3pm and 10pm. There is a $50 fee for check-ins earlier than noon (when available) or later than 10pm. We cannot hold luggage prior to check-in or after check-out. There is a $75 replacement fee for any non-returned keys, fobs or parking remotes.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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