Once you enter thru the private gate entrance to the Casita you will view the private peaceful garden of a selection of plants of views of the tall trees and mountains. There is plenty of space separating the two dwellings, a heart shaped lawn and fish pond between. The beauty here changes with the different seasons like photos of a calendar. This is a quiet and private non-smoking facility. Please respect our property as we take pride in what we have provided for you and others.
We can provide hot breakfast at $12 + tax per person with prior notice, pay us here. Lunch and dinners optional with prior notice and cost depends on the Menu, dinners Starting at $15 plus tax. If you have a special diet I am willing to provide that for you if possible.
You have access to a large hot tub, propane or charcoal grill, and a outdoor fireplace.
A private covered patio to relax in off of Glenda's glass studio that is next to the hot tub and grill, close to the gate of your entrance.
Golf available for $10 per day year-round depending on weather. Swimming available for $5 per person per day open Memorial Day through Labor Day. Great area for bicycle riding or walking and hiking, the Cowlitz River is across the street and the Gifford Pinchot National Forest is right behind the Casita. We have elk roaming around here all year long so our cedar fence keeps them out of our yard as long as the gates are closed.
The Casita has a nice kitchenette with everything you'll need to prepare meals for up to four guests including Keurig coffee brewer or regular brewer with you choice of coffees and teas, convection oven/microwave oven, 2 induction cook tops, refrigerator, Vitamix blender, Cuisinart food processor, toaster oven, slow cooker. Pots and pans, dishes, silverware, bakeware, spices and linens are all provided. Also hair dryer, iron and ironing board.
This is perfect for a couple or a small family wanting peace and quiet from the city. Easy access to White Pass Ski area, Mount Rainier, Mount Saint Helens and many hikes and lakes and mountain peaks. A short 2 minute walk to the Cowlitz River or hike out of the front door to nice trails in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Great place to ride your bicycles.
The main bedroom has a great queen sized bed with bathroom and washer & dryer, the second bedroom has 2 comfortable single beds and sink. The couch in the living room is also great for sleeping for one.
Both wireless and wired internet are provided at no additional cost in a very cozy living room. For your video enjoyment we provide a Blu-ray player with a nice sized flat screen. Additionally with our easy hookup to the Bose speaker system and you can enjoy your own music from your mobile device. Ceiling fans in the living room and bedroom assure lots of fresh mountain air. You will find the water here excellent also. Tested monthly with very high ratings and no chemicals.
Electric heat will keep you warm and comfortable. Wake up to warm floors with the in-floor heating system in bedrooms and bathroom. During warm months we plug in a large air conditioning unit in the main bedroom.
We hope you will enjoy your stay at The Casita,
John and Glenda Anderson
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