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Seattle Modern Lakefront Home - Views From All Floors - Private Dock

31 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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Northeast Seattle House Rental Photos and Description

Seattle Lakefront Home - 6 Miles To Downtown Seattle

Wonderful lakefront home....Spectacular views all year round.

Relax and enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Washington and Mt. Rainier as you enjoy a drink or for that matter dinner on the deck. This house can sleep up to 12 people with 5 bedrooms and a queen sized sleeper sofa on the lower level.

You are minutes from downtown Seattle yet can walk down to the lake and take a dip from the dock if you like (please be advised the path down to the lake is steep nor is there a life guard so it is not suitable for un-escorted young children).

Partial list of amenities include:

- 4 of the 5 bedrooms have lake view

- Large view deck with sitting area and dining area

- 2 indoor living rooms, both with lake views

- Gourmet kitchen with Wolf Range and Sub Zero Fridge

- Wide open floor plan

- 2 car garage plus 2 parking spots in driveway

- 3 king sized beds

This is a very special and serene home.

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Bob (Property Manager)
Member since: 2008
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About Bob

I own and manage 10 different Seattle vacation rental homes. I throughly enjoy hosting people as they visit Seattle. It is a wonderful city.

Why Bob chose Seattle

Wonderful views, clean modern home with all sorts of upgrades, quiet family neighborhood, close to downtown Seattle yet feels like a world world away.

What makes this house unique

Swim in the lake from the dock (please be advised it is quite a steep walk down to the lake). Proximity to University Village Shopping Center, the University of Washington and Childrens Hospital.


based on 31 traveler reviews

Seattle Modern Lakefront Home - Views From All Floors - Private Dock
average rating of 4.83871 based on 31 reviews

Great lakeside home in quiet neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week here in August and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The home is in a quiet neighborhood near UW and is lake front, although it's a steep walk down to the water. My parents are in their 70's and didn't feel comfortable walking down by themselves. For the younger set, it was fine. Some furniture on the lawn by the lake would be a nice addition, as there was nothing comfortable to sit on down there.

The home was clean when we arrived, the kitchen was well-equipped, and we had everything we needed. It is close enough to the city that getting downtown by car or light rail was easy. Yet the view from the home is serene, and it's a relaxing place to spend the day. The deck overlooks Lake Washington and has a great view of Mt. Rainer, and there is plenty of furniture for lounging up there. We spent most of our time on the deck. We definitely would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Air Conditioning Problems

  • 4 of 5

We could not get the air conditioning to work. Upstairs was boiling and downstairs was freezing. We called and left a message with the representative but he never came to check it. Everything else worked well and we enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad my guest liked everything but the a/c system. The upper level of this house has enourmous windows facing east and on really sunny days the A/C system can't keep up with the solar gain during the day. We called and explained this to one of the guests but I'm guessing the message didn't filter through to everyone staying at the house.
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Great Location; Great View; Worn House

  • 3 of 5

Laurelhurst is a wonderful neighborhood in Seattle with close proximity to downtown, the U District, and many attractions. The house is situated on Lake Washington with a wonderful view, though lake access can be challenging. If you safely traverse the pathway to the lake you are greeted with a beautiful lakefront, but unfortunately no chairs to be able to sit and enjoy it with.

The house itself is as depicted, but when you see it in person, it is worn and a bit tired. There was mold in one of the showers and no towel bars in any of the bathrooms. As noted by a previous reviewer, there are speakers throughout the house, but they have been disabled out of respect for the neighbors. This is understandable, but you'll need to make other arrangements if you would like to enjoy some music.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing Place To Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 3 nights and it was perfect. The furnishings are all very high end and the views are awesome. The house was outfitted with everything we needed. Definitely will stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tempe, Arizona,USA

Great Family Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with our family over the 4th of July at the Lakefront home and it was wonderful! The patio was great for relaxing and sharing a meal. There is a large grassy area where my grandsons could play football or run around on. Although we did not catch any fish, the grandkids had fun using their fishing poles off the end of the dock. The location is so convenient to parks, the zoo, Ballard locks and downtown attractions. There is a beautiful shopping center minutes away with great shops and restaurants. My whole family commented that this was one of our best vacations because of the lovely home we were able to share together. Great memories were made!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic house

  • 5 of 5

This home has it all. Everything you need, plenty of room, nicely decorated, plenty of very comfortable beds, well-supplied kitchen and an amazing view.

Sorry to see stereo system disconnected but we just brought along a wireless speaker for inside. I honestly cannot think of another single we were lacking during our 4-day family stay. Loved it!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Seattle Tacoma (SeaTac)
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
Washington State Ferry Terminal
Nearest Train
7 Miles
King Street Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 5
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Walk Down From House
Car: necessary

Less than 1 mile from University Village Shopping Center and Seattle Childrens Hospital


Rates & Availability

Northeast Seattle House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer 2016
Jun 1 2016 - Sep 4 2016
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.6%

Reservation Deposit $1000 with remaining balance due 90 days prior to start of rental
Cleaning fee $195
Pet Fee $90
All amounts taxed at 9.5%
Security deposit via credit card authorization
Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years are priced at Summer Rates with 5 night minimum stay

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Northeast Seattle House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2750 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom #1 - toilet , shower , En-suite with Bedroom 1 Master
    Bathroom #2 - toilet , En-suite with Bedroom #2 - This also acts as a powder room
    Bathroom #3 - toilet , shower , En-suite with Bedroom #3
    Bathroom #4 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Located on Lower Level - Serves Bedrooms 3 & 4
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Main Floor with Lake View
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Main Floor - Garden View
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Lower Level With Lake View
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Lower Level with Lake View
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Lower Level
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours

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