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Charming/Peaceful Cottage - Panoramic Water and Mountain Views

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Last updated: 07/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property 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


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

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


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player


  • 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

  • Ocean View:

    180 degree view of central Puget Sound...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


  • Iron & Board
  • 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

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

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

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Wall oven...moreless


  • 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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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
2 night min stay
Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2015
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Clean fee 5 nts or less $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not 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. Cleaning fee of $50 for five nights or less.

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Last updated: 07/29/2015
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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Seattle-Tacoma Intl. Airport (SEA)
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cliff House, Browns Pt Diner
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Twin Lakes Country Club
100 Metres
Nearest Motorway
Highway 509
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cliff House or Browns Pt Diner
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

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Date last modified - Tuesday, August 04, 2015

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Charming/Peaceful Cottage - Panoramic Water and Mountain Views

Tacoma #357756

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