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11th Floor City View, Next to Wa State Convention Center

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Welcome to The Nest in the Heart of the City!

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Last updated: 06/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The Nest in the Heart of the City is a charming apartment located on the cusp of downtown, Capitol Hill, and First Hill. Up on the eleventh floor, It looks westward over the city, and down on the convention center. Nestled at the top of the trees, the afternoon light fills it with a bright warmth as the sun traverses the sky.

The building was built in 1947, and the apartment has recently undergone a green 'eco' remodel. The original oak parquet floors were refurbished, and the wood trim is all recycled old growth Douglas fir that was lovingly sanded down. Both were refinished with all-natural Tung oil. The paint has no VOCs (volatile organic compounds), and compliments the newly tiled kitchen and bathroom. The total effect is stunning.

The Nest is the perfect place for anyone who craves a healthy, green living environment. No chemicals are used during cleaning, and there are plants all around. Rest assured that you can breathe easily if you are chemically sensitive or just desire a healthy place to lay your head.

Just steps from the Washington State Convention Center and a few blocks from the heart of downtown, the Nest is situated near Seattle's many cultural amenities. Just a stroll away, you will find The Paramount Theater, Act Theater, Town Hall, and countless cafes and eateries. Enjoy the Capitol Hill nightlife and all that Broadway has to offer. Even without a car, every part of the city and metropolitan area is easily accessible. Link Light Rail is a couple of blocks away, as is the extensive Metro bus lines. The apartment comes with a parking spot, so no need to worry about downtown parking, but once you arrive, you can leave it there for the duration of your stay! There is a $30 flat fee for parking automatically included in the rental price; if you come without a car, just let me know and I will gladly remove that fee:-)

All of the comforts of home are here to make your stay relaxing - and even romantic! After a soak in the beautifully tiled tub, step out onto the warm, heated tile floor. The master bedroom has two extra long/extra wide twin-sized beds which can push together into a king if desired. There is a memory foam topper that makes the line between the mattresses disappear, so it is quite comfortable. Twins are the default, so if you want the king bed, just let me know!

Gaze out across the city to Lake Union from the bed, and you might never want to get up! The second bedroom has a queen sized bed, and visitors love the opening in the wall that connects the living space with the bedroom. The opening allows for panoramic views of the city and trees; close the shutters to create privacy if desired. All the cozy beds have soft sheets with high thread-counts, and luxurious down comforters.

Come stay for pleasure or business. Either way, you will be equipped with a lovely antique desk, wireless internet service, cable TV, and a brand new 40' flat screen HDTV.

Come stay at The Nest, and experience its natural beauty and exquisite location... in the heart of the city! I look forward to hosting you soon...


Keywords: Flat, condo, cozy, downtown, view, charming, Washington State Convention Center, Capitol Hill, hospitals, First Hill, Paramount Theater, Act Theater, Link Light Rail, Pike Place Market

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 11
  • 715 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : 15 floors with a rooftop deck on the 16th

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 or older to rent here. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    The windows do not have child bars on them, and the apartment has not been child-proofed, so if you have very young children, please understand that you are taking these risks....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

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

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen

    This very comfortable air mattress is as high as a bed. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    Two X-long, X-wide twin beds push together to form a king....moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), King size beds (1) OR Twin or Single Beds (2)

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    There is a rec room right off of the lobby....moreless

  • Games
  • Pool Table:

    There is a rec room with a pool table next to the lobby. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    40 inch wide screed LED TV...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    In summer, there are portable air conditioners set up....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Frigidaire dryer...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator:

    15 floors with a rooftop deck on the 16th...moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Steam heat....moreless

  • Internet:

    Wifi with high speed internet....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Covered parking spot in a secure garage for a flat fee of $30 per stay. This fee is refunded if you do not have a car! Also comes with a placard for street parking if there is a second car ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Frigidaire front load washer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee, tea, oil and vinegar, sugar, salt, and all condiments. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a roof deck at the very top of the building with exceptional views!...moreless

Building Type

  • Building
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.5
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High 2015
May 15 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$225
$1,400
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$165
$1,100 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Parking $30 + tax
  • Cleaning $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9.6%

Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 06/28/2015
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Location

  • Pike Place Market

  • Seattle Waterfront

  • Seattle Underground Tour

    "This is actually a really fun tour! The history of Seattle is absolutely fascinating, and it..."

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  • Chihuly Garden and Glass

    "I have only seen this from outside the gates, but being a Chihuly fan, and a fan of blown gl..."

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  • Washington State Ferry

    "I live on Vashon Island when I'm not at the Nest, so I ride the ferries all the time! They a..."

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  • Pike Place Fish Market Inc

    "The fish market is a must for all tourists and natives alike! Seeing the routine that the fi..."

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  • Ride the Ducks

    "Though silly, the Ducks tour is actually packed full of interesting information, and is a ve..."

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  • Washington Park Arboretum

    "I love the Arboretum! Make sure to check out the Japanese Garden. It's really nice. "

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  • Terra Plata

    "This is one of my favorite restaurants in Seattle, and it is only a few steps away from the ..."

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  • Tango

    "A wonderful restaurant just steps from the Nest, Tango is a delight. The fare is Argentinian..."

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  • Stateside

    "This is a nice restaurant, and just steps from the Nest. I have only been there once, since ..."

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14 Miles
Nearest Airport
Seatac International Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Rumba (http://rumbaonpike.com)
1.1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Seattle Ferry to Bainbridge Island and Bremerton
1.1 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak
0.3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-5
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tango (www.tangorestaurant.com)
53 Miles
Nearest Ski
The Summit (http://www.summitatsnoqualmie.com/)
3.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Madison Park Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Paramount Theater, ACT Theater, Washington State Convention Center, Sheraton Hotel, Swedish Hospital, Seattle Art Museum (SAM), Pike Place Market.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Hello guests! My name is Suzanne, and I am a Sign Language Interpreter, Massage Therapist, adventurer, traveler, and people lover. I run two vacation rentals, one on Vashon Island (ask me about it!), and one here in the heart of Seattle. I am originally from New York, but was drawn to the beauty of the Northwest, with its mountains, water, and wilderness. I hope to share a piece of all that I love here with travelers from far and near. Looking forward to meeting you!

Why the Owner Chose Pike-Pine:
I chose this apartment to be my 'pied a terre', or city home because I live on Vashon, but work in Seattle, so I wanted to have a place I could stay and live during the work week. The location for this condo was ideal, being next to downtown, near Capitol Hill, theaters restaurants, and the Convention Center.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
I love being so near to the heart of the city, especially if I've been in my rural Vashon home for a stretch. I like being able to walk everywhere; go to movies, out to eat, shopping,etc, and never get in a car. I love the view from my perch, especially that I can look down and see trees and greenery planted on the convention center, as well as buildings of the city scape in the further distance, and the peek of Lake Union from the master bedroom. What a treat!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Welcome to The Nest in the Heart of the City!

    Welcome to The Nest in the Heart of the City!

  • Snowfall in Seattle out the living room window.

    Snowfall in Seattle out the living room window.

  • The study nook.

    The study nook.

  • Out the kitchen window...

    Out the kitchen window...

  • Light filled, spacious, and beautifully tiled bathtub.

    Light filled, spacious, and beautifully tiled bathtub.

  • The master bedroom with the twin bed configuration.

    The master bedroom with the twin bed configuration.

  • One of the twin beds in the master bedroom.

    One of the twin beds in the master bedroom.

  • Another view from that amazing deck.

    Another view from that amazing deck.

  • The living room with the shutters to the green room drawn.

    The living room with the shutters to the green room drawn.

  • The convention center and city out the living room window.

    The convention center and city out the living room window.

  • The cozy kitchen...

    The cozy kitchen...

  • The throne room...

    The throne room...

  • This luxurious King bed can be separated into two twins.

    This luxurious King bed can be separated into two twins.

  • Twin beds.

    Twin beds.

  • Master bedroom closets.

    Master bedroom closets.

  • The green room with queen bed and shutters drawn.

    The green room with queen bed and shutters drawn.

  • The amazing rooftop deck. Come have a drink, relax, and gaze out at the city!

    The amazing rooftop deck. Come have a drink, relax, and gaze out at the city!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/28/2015
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