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Beacon Hill Cottage in the City

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Last updated: 11/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Beacon Hill cottage description

A lovingly built 200 sq. ft. Cottage with a deck overlooking a peaceful garden.
A gravel driveway leads you to a hidden urban oasis in the middle of a pleasant city block set back from the street.
Our SMALL ABODE is ideal for a SINGLE visitor or a COZY COUPLE. I make no false claims and many a cozy couple have enjoyed regardless. As one guest recently described, 'very European'
KEEP IN MIND, The Cottage is a BED WITH A BATHROOM. The garden separates you from our home, giving you privacy and greenery.
WE DO NOT OFFER A KITCHEN as our Cottage is intended for short stays but we do offer A HOT WATER KETTLE (we provide Starbucks instant coffee), SMALL FRIDGE and T.V.
We also provide WIRELESS INTERNET and PRIVATE PARKING in our driveway.
SMALL and COZY is what we offer and if you simply want a good night's sleep overlooking a pleasant garden, this is the place.
We are GAY, RACE and AGE FRIENDLY and expect that you are too!
I believe there is an unspoken language among respectful travelers that you treat someone's home as if it was your own...
There are vibrant neighborhoods surrounding us offering a great variety of food and entertainment: THE INTERNATIONAL DISTRICT, SODO, DOWNTOWN, GEORGETOWN, COLUMBIA CITY and CAPITAL HILL... All of these 'south of downtown' neighborhoods are great representations of Seattle and easy to access from BEACON HILL.
Please refer to the VIDEO link to give you a clear picture of the Cottage.
We sit in a prime location with transit and freeways in close reach. You can access I-90/I-5 easily from the Cottage.
The #36 bus is a walk across the street and will take you downtown in 20 min.
If you are familiar with South Seattle, we are a few blocks south of the V.A. Hospital.
If you are on FOOT and coming from the AIRPORT, jump on the LIGHT RAIL and get off at the BEACON HILL stop. From there, the Cottage is a short bus ride.
RENTING A CAR: 15-20 minute drive (depending on traffic) from the airport to the Cottage.
Driving Downtown from the Cottage is no more than 10 minutes but it depends on where you plan to go. Like any big city, you have to consider high volume traffic and parking.
ARRIVING ON AMTRAK: A simple walk up to JACKSON ST. and hopping on the #36 going south. It'll drop you within steps of the cottage.
Keywords: Cottage with bed and bathroom.


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Non Smoking Only:

            PLEASE, NO SMOKERS/ NO SMOKING period.... ...moreless

          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Pets Not Allowed:

            We have a dog, Kuma...she's a Shiba Inu...She's very adorable and seems to work this angle to her advantage. We keep her away from the Cottage and she's more like a cat and well supervised. Warning: if you like dogs you'll fall in love with this one! I was never a dog person until recently. She's a lovely addition to our family....moreless

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

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • We use non-toxic cleaners and scent free detergent with the sheets and bath towels....moreless


                  • Television:

                    We offer Netflix through Roku......moreless


                  • Budget
                  • Romantic


                  • Arboretum
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Golf
                  • Kayaking
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis


                      • Dining Area


                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided:

                        When weather permits, I put the sheets and towels on a clothesline for the smell of air dried sheets, it's a nice touch and I'm happy to do it!...moreless

                      • Parking:

                        Private parking in our driveway....moreless

                      • Wireless Internet


                      • Coffee Maker:

                        We provide a hot water kettle and Starbucks (Via) instant coffee......moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        We provide plates, bowls, silverware and drinking glasses......moreless


                      • Deck / Patio:

                        A small deck for two, to enjoy during nice weather... ...moreless

                      • Golf:

                        Jefferson Park Golf club is 1.5 miles from the Cottage. It is presently going through a huge renovation but should be open by 2015. ...moreless

                      • Lawn / Garden:

                        The Cottage is surrounded by a garden...moreless



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                      from 21 traveler reviews
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                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Tax Rate 9.5%


                      I accept Check or Paypal so please inquire with me through a phone call and we can decide what works best for you.

                      There are no hidden/cleaning fees or damage deposit...but if a mishap occurs, we can handle like mature adults.

                      Pricing works like this: $100 night+9.5% tax=$109.50 (up to six nights)

                      Seven nights and beyond will be $90 night+9.5%

                      Cancellation policy:

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                      Last updated: 11/11/2014
                      Check availability
                      23 Available
                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      tippe and drague
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      jefferson park golf course
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      I5 and I90
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      bar del corsa

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Jefferson Park Public Golf Course and Driving Range is an easy 15 minute walk from the Cottage. There is also a large Park next to the Golf Course offering great views of Seattle's skyline.


                      Owner info

                      About the owner: I love gardening and the cottage is surrounded by my efforts of creating a nest of greenery that puts the city at bay while you nestle in for a pleasant urban experience.

                      Why the Owner Chose Beacon Hill:
                      Seattle is a great City and I'm happy to show it off from the perspective of a proud home owner and a seasoned traveler. Seeing the interior of a place through a cozy neighborhood makes a more relaxing and memorable trip.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      We live near Jefferson Park which is an easy walk (1.5 miles) from the cottage. It has gone through an incredible renovation and expansion! We are proud to showcase a basketball court, 4 tennis courts, skateboard park and a children's play area. There are incredible views of the city including parts of the Olympic mountain range. As of 1/14, Jefferson Park Golf Course/Driving range has been torn down and a new facility is in the making.

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                      Speaks: english



                      • Front door...and a sweet deck for two

                        Front door...and a sweet deck for two

                      VRBO #285326

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                      $100 per night (USD)

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 2

                      View calendar: Updated 11/11/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within a few days
                      • Response rate: 83%
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/11/2014
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                      +206 795-2480 (Washington, USA)

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