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Seattle Oasis Central to Downtown, Fremont, Ballard, Phinney & Greenlake

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Beautiful fully remodeled cottage in Fremont. Separate basement entrance.

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Last updated: 09/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

An oasis in the city! Beautiful remodeled two bedroom, two bathroom cottage with a large private backyard.

The cottage is laid out for many different type of travelers including families, two couples traveling together and business people traveling alone or with a colleague.

The house has a front entry that is level with the sidewalk except for one small step up. Great for travelers with limited mobility. Everything that you need is located on the main floor! After entering the house you'll find a spacious living room with high definition large screen television. Adjacent to the living room is the formal dining room with a lot of great light from many windows.

Off of the hallway to the kitchen you will find an airy bedroom with queen size bed, dresser and walk in closet. Across the hall from the bedroom is a spa bathroom with a natural stone surround shower.

Located in the back of the house is the bright and large kitchen with French doors that lead out onto an elevated deck overlooking the backyard. A perfect place for your morning coffee! The kitchen is fully equipped and includes a gas range and oven, full size fridge, dishwasher and microwave.

Downstairs in the daylight basement is a colorful family room with standard height (8 foot) ceilings. Also in the family room is a large desk that would be very functional as a home office if you needed to work while in Seattle. High speed wireless internet is available throughout the house. Down the hall you'll find another large bedroom with a queen size bed and separate sitting area with two comfy chairs. Perfect for curling up with a book. Off the hall is a full size bathroom with a bathtub and plenty of light from the rain glass window. At the end of the hall is the utility room with full size front load washer and dryers. The basement can also be accessed via the separate keyed side door.

The large flat backyard is fully fenced with plenty of grass to play on. The yard is nicely flanked by large trees providing great shade and privacy.

Located in a quiet section of the vibrant Fremont neighborhood with plentiful on-street parking and great access to all the sights of Seattle. Walking distance to Fremont and approximately 10 minutes by car to downtown Seattle. This central location allows for quick access to many of Seattle's sights including the Woodland Park Zoo, locks and fish ladder in Ballard, Olympic Sculpture Garden, Seattle Center and the Experience Music Project. Come and enjoy all that Seattle has to offer!

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1320 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We are currently only renting to people 21 and over....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    A stroller, pack 'n play, booster seat and toys are stored at the cottage. A wood fold a crib is available on request....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed outdoors only, no exceptions....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    There is a small step up (pictured) to get to the main floor of the house. Once inside the house can be navigated by wheelchair....moreless

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

  • Upstairs Bedroom: 1 queen

    Bright main level bedroom with walk in closet....moreless

  • Downstairs Bedroom: 1 queen

    Bedroom with lots of natural light and large closet....moreless

  • The bedrooms are quiet and private from each other, perfect for two couples traveling together. Beautiful original fir floors and mill work throughout. The downstairs couch also folds out into a bed that can sleep one adult or children....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Upstairs Spa Bath: toilet, shower

    Newly remodeled bathroom with gorgeous tile and fittings....moreless

  • Downstairs Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bright and comfortable full bathroom. Remodeled in 2012....moreless

  • Well laid out bathrooms with great natural light. Shampoo, conditioner and body wash are provided in each bathroom....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Built in 1916, the Fremont Cottage has high ceilings, bright day light basement, original millwork, mouldings and floor but has been recently remodeled to have the best of both worlds! ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    High definition cable including movie channels....moreless

  • Television:

    High definition flat panel TV....moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVD collection in downstairs TV area...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Very close to downtown Seattle with access via Highway 99 and 15th Avenue....moreless

  • Village:

    Located near the village of Fremont, not far from Ballard....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Near the waterfront in Ballard and not far from Fisherman's terminal and the Hiram Chittenden Locks....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Seats four comfortably with room for more!...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full size clothes dryer, dryer sheets provided....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Gas forced air heating makes the house nice and toasty....moreless

  • Internet:

    High speed wireless internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Super comfortable and roomy living room on the upper floor. Great family room on the lower floor....moreless

  • Parking:

    Plentiful on-street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    All bath and kitchen towels provided in the house....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full size washing machine, detergent provided....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    It is Seattle... coffee is a must! Make your own coffee before venturing out or walk to one of our numerous coffee shops. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully equipped with all you'll need for an intimate dinner of two or a party of 8....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Full size dishwasher...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Newly remodeled kitchen with high end cabinetry and everything you need to cook a gourmet meal!...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Full size microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    New gas oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Stocked with spices, olive oil, coffee and other items. There's a grocery down the block for anything else you might need, including a growler of beer!...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size Refrigerator...moreless

  • Stove:

    New gas cooktop...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Standard toaster...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    Great deck overlooking the large backyard. Very private....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2015 Summer
Jun 23 - Sep 7, 2015
2 night min stay
$245
2015 Holidays
Dec 23 - Jan 1, 2016
2 night min stay
$350
2016 Summer
May 20 - Oct 1, 2016
2 night min stay
$375
2016 Thanksgiving
Nov 22 - Nov 29, 2016
2 night min stay
$375
2016 Christmas
Dec 21 - Jan 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$375
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$275

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Non-Refundable Cleaning $150 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9.6%

Cancellation policy:

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Location

18 Miles
Nearest Airport
Seatac International
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Numerous within walking distance
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Colman Dock in Downtown Seattle
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Interbay Golf Course
8 Miles
Nearest Train
King Street Amtrak Station
0.75 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 99
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Numerous within walking distance
60 Miles
Nearest Ski
Snoqualmie Pass
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Golden Gardens

Car: Recommended

The cottage is located in the vibrant Fremont neighborhood, the self proclaimed Center of the Known Universe! The neighborhood is full of traditional family homes about 5-10 minutes north of the downtown core by car. Seattle Center including the Experience Music Project, Science Fiction Museum and Space Needle can be reached quickly. The Seattle waterfront is less than 10 minutes by car as well.

Within walking distance of the cottage are numerous restaurants and bars as well as local grocery stores. Woodland Park Zoo is about 10 blocks north of the house on top of the ridge.

Green Lake park is a short drive over the ridge from the house and has a running and biking trail around it which makes for a great morning or evening outing.

The house has a great central location for exploring Seattle as well as the Fremont, Ballard and Phinney Ridge neighborhoods.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: We are true Seattlites and know the area very well. When not living in Seattle, we can often be found traveling the world from South America to Asia and beyond. When traveling we often stay in vacation rentals ourselves so it is important to us that you feel as at home in our house as we do when we travel and find the PERFECT place.

Why the Owner Chose Fremont:
This property allows for the enjoyment of all that Seattle has to offer. Located near the very fun Fremont and Ballard neighborhoods, you can go out and walk home. Alternatively the house is perfectly setup for a quiet night in after a long day of seeing the sights!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Private with a great layout for one or two couples. This house is super convenient to downtown and all that Seattle has to offer! Uno de los propietarios habla español.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

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  • Beautiful fully remodeled cottage in Fremont.  Separate basement entrance.

    Beautiful fully remodeled cottage in Fremont. Separate basement entrance.

  • Private downstairs bedroom with seating area.

    Private downstairs bedroom with seating area.

  • Upstairs living room with a large high definition television

    Upstairs living room with a large high definition television

  • Fully equipped and cheerful kitchen.

    Fully equipped and cheerful kitchen.

  • Private back porch surrounded by trees.

    Private back porch surrounded by trees.

  • Two bathrooms including a spa bathroom upstairs and full bathroom downstairs.

    Two bathrooms including a spa bathroom upstairs and full bathroom downstairs.

  • Upstairs Spa Shower with Handheld Showerhead

    Upstairs Spa Shower with Handheld Showerhead

  • Private downstairs bedroom with seating area.

    Private downstairs bedroom with seating area.

  • Separate seating and television area downstairs. Couch folds down into a bed.

    Separate seating and television area downstairs. Couch folds down into a bed.

  • Downstairs full bathroom with lots of natural light.

    Downstairs full bathroom with lots of natural light.

  • Back patio is nicely shaded, welcoming and has an outdoor BBQ.

    Back patio is nicely shaded, welcoming and has an outdoor BBQ.

  • Original photo of the house from the 20s!

    Original photo of the house from the 20s!

  • Welcome to your home in the center of the universe!

    Welcome to your home in the center of the universe!

  • Art is throughout the cottage.

    Art is throughout the cottage.

  • Period lighting in many of the rooms

    Period lighting in many of the rooms

  • Large balcony off the kitchen for dining alfresco.  Seating for 4+

    Large balcony off the kitchen for dining alfresco. Seating for 4+

  • Upstairs bedroom with luxury queen bed and walk in closet.

    Upstairs bedroom with luxury queen bed and walk in closet.

  • Upstairs bathroom with spa shower.

    Upstairs bathroom with spa shower.

  • Period glass doorknobs and hardware.

    Period glass doorknobs and hardware.

  • Each bedroom has a private seating area.

    Each bedroom has a private seating area.

  • Colorful and very comfortable basement area with lots of room to spread out.

    Colorful and very comfortable basement area with lots of room to spread out.

  • Fullsize washer/dryer in utility room.

    Fullsize washer/dryer in utility room.

  • Enjoy the Solstice outdoor garden in the backyard.

    Enjoy the Solstice outdoor garden in the backyard.

  • The Solstice Sun thanks you for viewing our photos.

    The Solstice Sun thanks you for viewing our photos.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, spanish
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