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Luxury Treehouse Garden Cottage

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Light, sunny, airy... the garden patio is your outdoor dining room.

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Last updated: 06/29/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Laurelhurst cottage description

Enjoy peace & quiet in this luxury 1 bedroom furnished private garden cottage adjoining our Seattle home. Tall windows flood the interior with natural light. French doors open onto a private patio/garden sheltered by a spectacular 60' deodar cedar tree.

Recently built & immaculate with under-floor heating, cathedral ceilings in living room/kitchen, Comcast Xfinity TV/WiFi, Jacuzzi tub, full kitchen [new appliances: dishwasher, disposal, gas range, & washer/dryer], separate office. Off-street driveway parking + ample street parking.

Walk to nearby shops & services, Metro bus stop 1 1/2 blks. Children's Hospital within walking distance, & the University of Washington & UW Medical Center are 15 minute bike ride away on the Burke-Gilman trail that stretches for 25 miles along Lake Washington.

Shop at upscale University Village mall. Magnuson Park sports fields, walking trails, tennis courts & swimming beach 1.5 miles away. Excellent food markets/farmers' markets nearby. Easy onto I-5 & 520; SeaTac airport 20-30 min


Your home in Seattle: Your cottage is stocked for your arrival with basic food provisions including fresh milk, orange juice, butter, English muffins, fruit, jam, coffee & tea, olive oil, vinegars, mustard, mayonnaise, garlic, salt, pepper, herbs and spices plus laundry detergent in case you need to do a wash upon arrival. There are lots of books and magazines as well as information about things to see and do in the area and what's happening around Seattle. It's like you're staying in your best friend's apartment...only they're not there!

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            1 step up from living room to bedroom; 1 step up from living room to office; 5 gentle steps up to apartment from driveway...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is permitted on the patio. Guests please dispose of cigarette ends in outside garbage....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            One-time $50 Pet Fee applies for each pet....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            We welcome kids!...moreless

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 child bed, 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            ...moreless

          • Queen bed in bedroom has Simmons Luxury Corita Pillowtop Mattress as found in W Hotels. Convertible sleeper sofa in living room is about the size of a full bed - good for 2 children or 2 cozy adults Pack & Play crib available Toddler bed - 27' x 52' available...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

            ...moreless

          • Jacuzzi tub with shower. Body wash, shampoo, conditioner, hand lotion, hand soap, Kleenex and toilet tissue provided for your arrival....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Smoking is permitted on the patio. Please dispose of cigarette ends in the outside trash bin....moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Television:

                Comcast Xfinity cable/TV/WiFi...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Comcast Xfinity cable/TV/WiFi...moreless

              • VCR
              • Radio
              • CD Player
              • Books:

                Lots of guide books and pamphlets about Pacific Northwest....moreless

              • Books For Adults

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Water Parks
              • Arboretum
              • Live Theater
              • Synagogues
              • Volcano
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo
              • Restaurants
              • Health/Beauty Spa

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Walking
              • Horseback Riding
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Scenic Drives
              • Whale Watching
              • Photography
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Boating
              • Horseshoes
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Shuffleboard

              local services and businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Location Type

              • Lake:

                Lake Washington is a few blocks away....moreless

              • Downtown:

                Downtown Seattle is about 6 miles away....moreless

              • Mountain:

                The Cascade mountains are about 50 miles east of Seattle....moreless

              • Town:

                Charming small towns are near Seattle, some of which are on the beautiful islands nearby: La Conner, Coopeville, Winslow, Mount Vernon, Kirkland, Friday Harbor, and many others....moreless

              • Waterfront:

                Seattle's waterfront has many attractions including the ferris wheel....moreless

              • Beach:

                Magnusson Park swimming beach and off-leash dog park beach are 1 mile from the cottage....moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Water Tubing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Skiing
              • Golf
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Water Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountaineering
              • Roller Blading
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Parasailing
              • Racquetball
              • Rock Climbing
              • Paragliding
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Hunting
              • Equestrian Events
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Kayaking
              • Cross Country Skiing

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Printer
                      • Living Room:

                        Wonderful natural light from tall windows. Cozy heated floor!...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Comcast Xfinity cable/TV/WiFi...moreless

                      • Parking Off Street:

                        Private driveway parking adjacent to cottage entry [no charge]. Also lots of street parking....moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Internet:

                        Comcast Xfinity cable/TV/WiFi...moreless

                      • Towels Provided:

                        Extra towels provide, including beach towels....moreless

                      • Activities Guide
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Local Maps
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Parking:

                        Private driveway parking adjacent to cottage entry [no charge]. Also lots of street parking....moreless

                      • Heating:

                        Radiant under-floor heat....moreless

                      • Linens Provided:

                        Extra linens provide on request....moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Catering Available:

                        Please enquire...moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Refrigerator:

                        Fridge is stocked for your arrival with fresh milk, orange juice, English muffins, butter, jam, and fresh fruit....moreless

                      • Freezer
                      • Stove:

                        Gas range with oven and broiler....moreless

                      • Oven
                      • Microwave
                      • Garbage Disposal
                      • Blender
                      • Coffee Grinder
                      • Pantry Items:

                        Coffee, teas, sugar, salt, pepper, herbs, spices, olive oil, vinegars, condiments....moreless

                      • Stove
                      • Grill
                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        Lots of pots, pans, salad spinner, sieve, casserole dishes, serving dishes, knives, utensils, etc....moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        Service for 6....moreless

                      • Coffee Maker:

                        Coffee bean grinder, drip coffee maker and French coffee press...moreless

                      • Toaster
                      • Kitchen:

                        Fully equipped kitchen with new stainless steel appliances....moreless

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Beautiful garden patio sheltered by a 60' deodar cedar tree....moreless

                      • Deck Furniture
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Patio
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Lawn / Garden:

                        Woodland garden...moreless

                      • Terrace

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Visa
                      • Mastercard
                      • Discover

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Jacuzzi
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.8
                      from 21 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Winter Holidays
                      Dec 18 - Jan 6, 2015
                      6 night min stay
                      $145
                      $1,015

                      Rates are based on 3 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $140
                      $910 $3,400

                      Rates are based on 3 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Extra person [beyond 3 people] fee per night $20 + tax
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
                      • Pet Fee $50 + tax
                      • One-time cleaning fee $70 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 9.5%

                      Notes:

                      3-6 nights = $140/night

                      7-14 nights = $130/night

                      15 + nights = $120/night

                      Discounts for stays of 7+ nights and 15+ nights do not apply during Winter Holidays period [12/18 - 1/6].


                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


                      This owner accepts: Credit cards.
                      Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 06/29/2014
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                      Location

                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      SeaTac airport
                      6.5 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Bainbridge Island
                      6.8 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Amtrak at King Street Station
                      2.5 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      I 5
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Magnusson Park
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Decca
                      80 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Steven's Pass Ski Area
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      University of WA Golf Driving Range
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Blue C Sushi, Cloe Bistro, Ciao Bella, Jak's Grill

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Treehouse Cottage is located near the University of Washington in Seattle's Laurelhurst neighborhood, close to Lake Washington and the University of Washington. The Burke Gilman Trail [walking/biking trail] is 1 1/2 blocks away. Wonderful parks: Laurelhurst Park [kid's playground], Magnuson Park [swimming, tennis, walking, biking, boat launch, EXCELLENT OFF-LEASH DOG PARK, picnic area, kite flying], and the UW Natural Area bird sanctuary. University Village open-air mall is within walking distance and features many top national and independent retailers. Excellent food markets and farmers' markets nearby.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2006

                      About the owner: I am an artist and designer. My husband, David, is a full service general contractor [Nest Design Build]. We love offering our guests a beautiful, quiet, cozy and comfortable home away from home.

                      Why the Owner Chose Laurelhurst:
                      We've lived here for nearly 25 years and love our home, garden and neighborhood. We hope you will too!

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      Our cottage is a quiet haven close to Seattle's many attractions. Go out and have a busy day seeing everything, then come home to peace and quiet under the beautiful cedar tree.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: french, german, spanish, english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Light, sunny, airy... the garden patio is your outdoor dining room.

                        Light, sunny, airy... the garden patio is your outdoor dining room.

                      • Immaculate full kitchen - SS appliances & stocked with basic provisions.

                        Immaculate full kitchen - SS appliances & stocked with basic provisions.

                      • New Queen size Simmons Corita Luxury Super Pillowtop mattress

                        New Queen size Simmons Corita Luxury Super Pillowtop mattress

                      • Private patio & garden with French doors

                        Private patio & garden with French doors

                      • Separate office with printer

                        Separate office with printer

                      • Private garden patio for outdoor dining

                        Private garden patio for outdoor dining

                      • View from the street

                        View from the street

                      • New Room&Board sleeper sofa with air mattress converts to Full size bed

                        New Room&Board sleeper sofa with air mattress converts to Full size bed

                      • Comcast Xfinity TV/internet/Wi-Fi/DVD; washer/dryer behind louvre doors

                        Comcast Xfinity TV/internet/Wi-Fi/DVD; washer/dryer behind louvre doors

                      • Full bathroom with jacuzzi tub & shower

                        Full bathroom with jacuzzi tub & shower

                      • Washer/Dryer in utility closet

                        Washer/Dryer in utility closet

                      • Gentle steps up to the patio from your off-street private driveway.

                        Gentle steps up to the patio from your off-street private driveway.

                      • Beautiful trees and privacy!

                        Beautiful trees and privacy!

                      • Looking toward the street from the patio

                        Looking toward the street from the patio

                      $140 - $145 per night (USD)
                      21

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 06/29/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-6 nights
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                      Speaks: french, german, spanish, english

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