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Quiet Nature Abounds at this Luxurious Apartment

Bedrooms 1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • children welcome


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4 -6

Beautiful quiet neighborhood in Puyallup with 2/3 acre back yard. 700 sq ft Daylight basement turned into a posh modern pad with private patio, separate entrance at back of home. Comfortable queen size posturpedic bed in bedroom, full size sofa sleeper and 2 single futons for extra sleeping. Fully equipped kitchen including stove, refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave (no dishwasher). Large backyard for playing games or just relaxing. A few steps away is a nice teak table and 4 chairs to enjoy table games or a meal. The house has a great view of the valley and to the west of Tacoma and the Olympic Mountains. We are 5 minutes from The Washington State Fairgrounds and Good Samaritan Hospital. Great accommodations if you have a short term work assignment or are transitioning to or from the area like Costco, REI or JBLM. Uber is a really popular way of getting around. We are also just a few minutes from the Sounder Train Station in Sumner or Puyallup that travels to Seattle with special runs to Mariner and Seahawk games.

Kim Hunter
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 30, 2017

About Kim Hunter

I grew up in northwestern Illinois, worked in the fishing/shipping industry in Alaska and then moved to Seattle area almost 40 years ago. I owned a European style restaurant and catering company for 12 years and transitioned to mortgage and real estate business in 2000. I have always loved the hospitality industry so this BNB is a perfect fit. I am married to a realtor and we have two young adult children. I have a passion for fine food and wine and love reading and hiking.

Kim Hunter purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Kim Hunter chose Puget Sound

We chose this property because of the separate apartment which my mother lived in for 5 years before moving to assisted living. We love the neighborhood for its amazing views of the Puyallup/Sumner valley and across to the downtown and Port of Tacoma. Also of special interest is the large, peaceful, wooded lot and greenbelt behind us that hosts deer and the occasional coyote.

What makes this apartment unique

We fell in love with this property because of its peaceful nature and orientation toward the most spectacular views in the neighborhood. Sometimes when the fog is in the valley it reminds me of Shangri-La. It is a spectacular house for entertaining with many separate indoor areas, 3 decks and a patio.


Puyallup Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Handicapped walk in shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Roomy bedroom with queen size posturpedic bed, large closet, tall high boy dresser and night stand.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

Quiet Nature Abounds at this Luxurious Apartment
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews

Beautiful apartment. Perfect for our needs.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was very clean and welcoming. The bed was one of the most comfortable we have ever slept in. The owners were very involved and concerned about our comfort. The whole experience fit our needs perfectly.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable, clean and well furnished for an extended stay.

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed here twice now, both stays have been extremely enjoyable. Property owners are very kind, responsive and helpful. We will continue to stay here when we travel home to visit family.

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The best compliment we can receive is when a guest returns for another stay. These guests are so pleasant and attentive to details. They are welcome anytime.
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Convenient location

  • 3 of 5

Cheaper than a hotel. Lots of space and great amenities

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sutherland May Stay

  • 5 of 5

Property is situated in a very nice, clean and safe neighborhood. Host family was very thoughtful and appropriately available. Unit was clean and well equipped. We had a very enjoyable stay and intend to book this property again next time we head home for a visit.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

Kim's apartment is nicely decorated, furnished, and very comfortable! A great alternative to a hotel.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice, well appointed space.

  • 5 of 5

This apartment space really has its Zen on. Beautifully appointed and decorated, pet friendly appartment (walkout lower level) with everything we needed. Very conveniently located for easy Interstate/fairground access. The apartment is in "new" condition and could not ask for more. I know where I will be staying the next time I visit Seattle.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Puyallup Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 9 2017 - Mar 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Summer Rate
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $25 + Tax
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.5%

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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