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Historic Columbia City Neighborhood W/ Easy Light Rail Access

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Ground floor bedroom suite.

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Last updated: 11/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Columbia City studio description

Stay in one of Seattle's great neighborhoods.

Fully-furnished studio apartment in a handsome brick building. Each unit features a generously-sized bedroom with sitting area, work desk, kitchenette and private bathroom. The kitchenette offers a sink, under-counter refrigerator, microwave, electric kettle, and coffee maker.

The ground-level unit is wheelchair accessible and has a polished concrete floor; the second-floor unit is carpeted. Both units have hydronic, in-floor heating, ceiling fans, and are naturally ventilated. The bathrooms have walk-in showers. Linens and basic household items are provided. There's a washer and dryer on the premises for guest use.

Each unit comes with free cable TV and wifi. Parking is available on-street at no cost. Because of our excellent transit connections (bus and light rail) and neighborhood ZipCar and Car-to-Go services, you may find a car unnecessary.

We have bicycles available for guest use. An adjacent courtyard is available for sitting out, and the ground-floor unit has an adjoining private patio.

Columbia City is one of Seattle's historic landmark districts. It offers a compact business district known for charming buildings, great restaurants, a neighborhood cinema, and a thriving arts community.

Frequent and dependable light rail service from the airport and to downtown. Light rail station is only 4 blocks away.

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Property Type

  • Studio
  • On floor 1
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Accessible

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • Spacious with lounge chairs and work table

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing

              Location Type

                  • Village

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 2 people

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Shampoo
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Under-counter...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Bicycles
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Private patio with the ground floor unit; shared patio available for both units....moreless

                  • Patio

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          6 night min stay
                          $125
                          $2,250
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                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Tax Rate 9.5%

                          Notes:

                          $250 deposit at time of reservation. First half rent 60 days prior to scheduled arrival. Remainder of rent at check-in.


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                          Last updated: 11/05/2014
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                          Location

                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Sea-Tac
                          200 Metres
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Columbia City Alehouse
                          4 Miles
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Bainbridge/Bremerton
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Jefferson
                          600 Metres
                          Nearest Train
                          Link Light Rail
                          1.5 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          I-5
                          75 Metres
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          La Medusa
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Lake Washington

                          Car: Not Necessary

                          15 Minutes to Downtown; 20 Minutes to Airport.

                          Other Activities: shopping and boating, health/Beauty Spa and a Basketball Court

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2007

                          About the owner: I developed this property as part of a decade-long love affair with the Columbia City neighborhood. After a career in civil engineering and consulting, I've put all my energies into community development and historic preservation. My wife, Shelley, and I have lived in Southeast Seattle for over 20 years, and we get great enjoyment sharing our love of the area.

                          Why the Owner Chose Columbia City:
                          There are very few lodging options for people looking to stay in Southeast Seattle. The New Shirley lends itself perfectly to the visiting relatives and friends of our Columbia City neighbors, as well as to Seattle visitors wanting a 'neighborhood' experience.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
                          Our guests, even those returning multiple times, always seem very excited by all the choices within a short stroll... the many restaurants, coffee shops, gallery, bookstore, cinema, farmers market, library.


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                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • Ground floor bedroom suite.

                            Ground floor bedroom suite.

                          • Second floor bedroom suite.

                            Second floor bedroom suite.

                          • Kitchenette with under-counter fridge, microwave,
sink, coffee maker and kettle.

                            Kitchenette with under-counter fridge, microwave, sink, coffee maker and kettle.

                          • The New Shirley at night (left) next to The Shirley Marvin (right)

                            The New Shirley at night (left) next to The Shirley Marvin (right)

                          • Located within the Columbia City Historic District.

                            Located within the Columbia City Historic District.

                          • Three coffee shops to choose from.

                            Three coffee shops to choose from.

                          • One of a dozen great places to eat along Columbia City's restaurant row.

                            One of a dozen great places to eat along Columbia City's restaurant row.

                          • Ground floor bedroom suite patio

                            Ground floor bedroom suite patio

                          • Courtyard for guest enjoyment.

                            Courtyard for guest enjoyment.

                          • Private bathroom with walk-in shower. Towels and linens provided.

                            Private bathroom with walk-in shower. Towels and linens provided.

                          • Columbia City light rail station just four blocks away.

                            Columbia City light rail station just four blocks away.

                          • Galleries are a few steps away.

                            Galleries are a few steps away.

                          • A half-block away is our 3-screen independent cinema.

                            A half-block away is our 3-screen independent cinema.

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                          This listing was first published here in 2007.

                          Date last modified - Thursday, November 06, 2014

                          $125 per night (USD)
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                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 3

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                          Minimum stay: 6 nights
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                          Member since: 2007
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 11/05/2014
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                          (206) 922-3656 (Washington State, USA)

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