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Charming/Peaceful Cottage - Panoramic Water and Mountain Views

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Last updated: 10/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Tacoma cottage description

Pioneer home site treasured by family generations. Blend of western open space, colorful garden plantings and Rhode Island antique furnishings with unlimited views of islands and ever changing water, busy with ships and boats of all types. Binoculars provided. Full Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room w/Picture Windows, Washer Dryer, Quiet Neighborhood
Just half an hour to Tacoma tourist attractions or Sea-Tac International Airport.

Keywords: waterfront, salt water, gardens, acreage, beach access, shipping channel, house, high bank, bluff views

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


              • Children Welcome:

                Large yard with lawns and gardens Lawn Games Walk to beach for skim boarding or beach combing, no highways to cross...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                Level entry from parking- Single story building...moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              • Convertible bed(s)


              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


              • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


              • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Child Beds (1) Crib or Pack and Play available, Baby Cribs (1) Available on request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Large, Varied,Tranquil, Flower Gardens - Outdoor Tables and Gazebo for relaxation. Large Library of books and games for adults and kids...moreless


                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    Some board games and puzzles available...moreless


                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beach View:

                    Access to Dash Point State Park Beach...moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Olympic Mountain Range to wake up to or see outlined by spectacular sunsets...moreless

                  • Water View:

                    180 degree panorama of Puget Sound, Islands, and shipping channel...moreless

                  • Waterfront:

                    Walking path to state park beach - 5 minutes...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Covered Parking:

                    Single carport...moreless

                  • Gas Fireplace:

                    Full size propane fireplace with glass front...moreless

                  • Heating:

                    Forced air furnace...moreless

                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    Comfortable and antique mix of furnishings (see photos)...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Additional parking available by request...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Call to get details...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Piggyback wireless connectivity to router next door....moreless


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Fully stocked...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Full size with extra cookware, utensils, etc....moreless

                  • Microwave


                  • Deck / Patio:

                    2 Patios with Picnic Tables, benches, chairs, firepit (see photos)...moreless

                  • Gazebo
                  • Golf:

                    10 minutes to Two residential courses: Northshore, and Twin Lakes...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Expansive groomed lawns and gardens...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Tennis:

                    2 nearby school courts...moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        Norpoint Center Community club with gym, workout, an pool, as well as Federal Way Aquatic center Olympic pool...moreless



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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2015
                      2 night min stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                      • Taxes Included


                      One Half Total Rent (1/2) Plus $300. Refundable Damage Deposit Paid in Advance with Signed Contract Guarantees Booking, Remaining Half Total Rent due upon Check-in.

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                      Last updated: 10/16/2014
                      Check availability
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Seattle-Tacoma Intl. Airport (SEA)
                      100 Metres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Highway 509
                      700 Metres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Dash Point State Park

                      Car: Recommended

                      Eagles, Osprey, Seagulls, gardening, lawn games, outdoor fire pit, tent camping for kids


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1941

                      About the owner: Owned by longtime resident sisters next door.

                      Why the Owner Chose Tacoma:
                      70 Years of family 4th of July picnics, reunions, graduations, and traditions.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      five minute walk to sandy state park beach, skim boarding, wildlife viewing, public fishing pier, watching beautiful sunsets over Olympic Mountain range

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      • Imagine yourself here.

                        Imagine yourself here.

                      • Amazing active waterway views

                        Amazing active waterway views

                      • Relax at the end of the day

                        Relax at the end of the day

                      VRBO #357756

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, October 22, 2014

                      $175 - $225 per night (USD)

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 10/16/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Member since: 2011
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/16/2014
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                      +1 253-334-9122

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                      Charming/Peaceful Cottage - Panoramic Water and Mountain Views

                      Tacoma #357756

                      2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 6

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