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Beachfront Home on the Beautiful Hood Canal in Poulsbo

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Welcome to the Beach House Cottage on the beautiful Hood Canal in Poulsbo WA

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Last updated: 12/13/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Poulsbo house description

Charming Vintage Home with a beautiful sandy beach located in Poulsbo Washington on the pristine waters of the Hood Canal is a perfect way to experience the best of the Northwest. Surf and sand at the end of a large lawn offer a beautiful vacation setting. This is a true beach house just steps across the lawn to the no bank sandy beach.
Enjoy Bald Eagles and Ospreys overhead with the call of the Sandpiper or Kingfisher in the background.
Located just 10 minutes from the Nordic town of Poulsbo with boutique shops and great restaurants, a waterfront park that hosts festivals and live music on summer evenings. The clear deep waters of the Hood Canal framed by the evergreens with snow capped peaks in the distance are the true Northwest Experience. You will love the peace and quiet and you may even see a submarine from the nearby Bangor Submarine Base go by.
Located in Lofall you will also have access to the lovely Red Cedar Farm wedding venue.
Nearby are many sightseeing opportunities including historic Port Gamble and of course the entire Olympic Peninsula with rainforests, miles of trails and the Olympic National Park. There are a multitude of easy day trips to really see and experience the Northwest at its best.
Hiking, Fishing, kayaking, sailing and other water sports are available nearby. The difficulty will be in choosing what to do from the myriad of opportunities that await. The Saturday Farmers Market in downtown Poulsbo is one of the best around.
The Clearwater Casino is 15 minutes away with summer concerts outdoors, live entertainment in the lounge and of course world class gaming.
If you choose to stay in and enjoy the ambience of the beach house, Central Market a destination grocery store is 10 minutes away with an extensive wine and beer selection, a gourmet olive and cheese bar and the best fresh and local organic produce, meats and seafood. They have take out BBQ, an espresso stand, fresh sushi, fresh ice cream and so much more.
The house offers everything you need to be comfortable and feel a world away. Free Wi-Fi and a desk offers a workspace if you must stay in touch with your business.
The rec room features a pool table, wood burning stove and pull out couch for cozy evenings. In addition there is a living room in the front of the home with views of the water and French doors that open to the huge wrap-around deck. A day bed is tucked in the corner for relaxing and reading or offers an additional sleeping space.
The kitchen is light and bright with an eating nook that comfortably seats 6-8. We outfit the kitchen with all of the utensils and dishes you need to create your own meals with the fabulous fresh NW ingredients you bring home from the farmers market or the gourmet grocery stores nearby. BBQ or cook indoors you will have everything you need.
A large dining table with water views adjoins the kitchen that seats 8-10 and there is another outdoor table that seats 6-8 for morning coffee, an afternoon picnic or those lingering summer evening barbeques.
There is a bedroom with a double bed and a full bath on the main with tub/shower combo and another 3/4 bath on main with a shower only. In addition to the two baths on the main floor there is a half bath upstairs.
Upstairs are three bedrooms featuring a king bed in the first one, a double in the second and a trundle bed (two twins in the third.
Downstairs is a pull out sofa in the rec room and an adults only loft with two double futons that can sleep 4.
The beach house is reminiscent of summers past with a true vintage feel. Built in the late 1800's it retains much of the charm of yesteryear. Over the years our guests have remarked that staying there has been one of the best vacations they ever experienced.
We look forward to sharing our special beach house with you and yours. Welcome to the Beach House Cottage

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 12-14

          • Bedroom 1 on Main Floor: 1 double

            Bedroom on Main Floor next to full bath sleeps 2...moreless

          • Bedroom 2 Upstairs: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 3 Upstairs Double: 1 double

            Double bed upstairs sleeps 2...moreless

          • Bedroom 4 Upstairs: 2 twin/ single

            Trundle bed (two twin beds) upstairs...moreless

          • Rec Room Pullout Couch: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Pull out couch in Rec room sleeps 2 in front of wood stove...moreless

          • Loft above Rec Room with 2 Futons: 2 sleep sofa /futon

            Two futons in loft sleeps 4 no small children in loft please...moreless

          • Living Room Day Bed: 1 twin/ single

            Day bed in living room sleeps 1 in front of window with view...moreless

          • 1 bedroom on main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs. Additional Pull out in family room. Loft in family room and day bed in living room...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Main Floor Full Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Main Floor 3/4 bath: toilet, shower

            3/4 Bath on the Main Floor with Shower...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet

            Upstairs half bath next to King Bedroom...moreless

          • 2 baths on main floor and a half bath upstairs

          Entertainment

          • Books:

            Books available please do not remove hard back books...moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Game Room
          • Games:

            Assorted board games...moreless

          • Pool Table
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo:

            I phone and I pod docking stations. Computer speakers for Pandora (free Wi-Fi)...moreless

          • Television
          • Toys:

            Lawn games and board games...moreless

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Festivals
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Marina
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Photography
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Beach View
          • Beachfront
          • Water View
          • Waterfront

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Basketball Court
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Hiking
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Pier Fishing
          • Sailing
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Swimming

          Dining

          • Child's Highchair
          • Dining:

            Dining Room Table seats 8 but with extra chairs you can fit 10. Additional table in kitchen seats 8 and outdoor picnic table on deck seats 8...moreless

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 12 people

          General

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Fireplace:

            Wood stove in family room...moreless

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

            Parking in front of house only no street parking...moreless

          • Telephone
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wood Stove

          Kitchen

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

            Kitchen with eating area seats 8 additional seating at counter also a dining room with table and outdoor table...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Pantry Items
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Deck / Patio
          • Lawn / Garden
          • Outdoor Grill
           

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Christmas 2014
          Dec 21 - Dec 31, 2014
          4 night min stay
          $495 $595
          Thu, Fri, Sat
          $3,465
          Summer and Holidays 2015
          May 21 - Oct 15, 2015
          3 night min stay
          $595 $695
          Thu, Fri, Sat
          $4,193
          My Standard Rate
          3 night min stay
          $495
          $3,119

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Property Damage Policy $89 + tax
          • Cleaning Fee $250 + tax
          • Refundable Damage Deposit $89
          • Tax Rate 10.6%

          Notes:

          Owners are licensed Real Estate Agents in WA.

          Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Base rate is for up to 10 guests.

          Holiday Rate applied to:

          Thanksgiving: November 24, 2014-November 30, 2014

          Christmas: December19, 2014-January 5, 2015

          Property Damage Protection Required to be purchased from 3rd party. Cost $89 for up to $5000 in coverage-non refundable.

          Reservation will be made upon receipt of 50% of total rent including taxes and fees. 45 days prior to check in date, balance will be charged including all taxes and fees associated with the rental. Cancellations can be made any time 45 days prior to arrival with a $100 fee charged to cover administrative costs. No refund for cancellations made after 45 days prior to commencement of rental period


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          Calendar

          Last updated: 12/13/2014
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          21 Unavailable
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          Location

          Car: Necessary

          Very near the beautiful Red Cedar Farm wedding venue

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2005

          About the owner: Tim and Jana Wilkins are Bainbridge Island Real Estate Agents at John L Scott Real Estate. We have been enjoying the beach house with our family for a decade and have decided to open our special home for others to enjoy the peace and beauty of the Hood Canal. We hope you enjoy our private retreat for your special vacation.

          Why the Owner Chose Poulsbo:
          The Beach House is a rare no bank waterfront home with a sandy beach just steps from the house. Enjoy the majestic views from the snow capped Olympic Mountains to the glistening white of Mount Baker. Bald Eagles and Giant Ospreys soar above you and the evergreens cradle the blue waters of the Hood Canal. A true beach house with room for everyone!

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          Located just 15 minutes from the Nordic town of Poulsbo and 30 minutes from the Bainbridge Island Ferry terminal or Kingston Ferry Terminal the home offers all of the the amenities you need. The destination gourmet grocery store Central Market is 10 minutes away with a brand new Safeway just going in nearby. Shopping, movies, dining and recreation are within a 10 minute drive. You may choose to stay in and barbeque on the beach while basking in the warm sunsets. Relax on the deck of the boat house while the kids play in the sand or read for hours on the huge wrap around deck on the house while everyone finds their own fun from playing basketball or billiards, croquet on the sweeping lawn or board games in front of the wood stove. Your vacation will be as unique as you with many choices of fun activities.


          Contact us

          Speaks: english

           

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          • Welcome to the Beach House Cottage on the beautiful Hood Canal in Poulsbo WA

            Welcome to the Beach House Cottage on the beautiful Hood Canal in Poulsbo WA

          • Located on the pristine  Hood Canal on the West Coast of the Kitsap Peninsula.

            Located on the pristine Hood Canal on the West Coast of the Kitsap Peninsula.

          • The kitchen is light & bright and fully outfitted for all of your cooking needs.

            The kitchen is light & bright and fully outfitted for all of your cooking needs.

          • The kitchen offers all essentials for the discerning cook.

            The kitchen offers all essentials for the discerning cook.

          • The living room offers sweeping views of the water. Watch for submarines!

            The living room offers sweeping views of the water. Watch for submarines!

          • Outdoor dining is an option at the teak patio table.

            Outdoor dining is an option at the teak patio table.

          • The upstairs Master features a king size bed.

            The upstairs Master features a king size bed.

          • The third upstairs bedroom features a twin trundle bed.

            The third upstairs bedroom features a twin trundle bed.

          • An additional day bed in the living room offers another sleeping space.

            An additional day bed in the living room offers another sleeping space.

          • The rec room offers a billiards table and wood burning stove. Free wi-fi

            The rec room offers a billiards table and wood burning stove. Free wi-fi

          • Second bath downstairs with shower.

            Second bath downstairs with shower.

          • View from the beach of the Olympic Mountains

            View from the beach of the Olympic Mountains

          • The vintage home features a large wraparound deck for expanded outdoor enjoyment

            The vintage home features a large wraparound deck for expanded outdoor enjoyment

          • A true beach house just steps across a sweeping lawn to the sandy beach

            A true beach house just steps across a sweeping lawn to the sandy beach

          • The sunny eating nook with window seat is cheery and inviting

            The sunny eating nook with window seat is cheery and inviting

          • The large antique dining table with a great water view.

            The large antique dining table with a great water view.

          • The living room features ornate French doors that open to the large deck.

            The living room features ornate French doors that open to the large deck.

          • Enjoy morning coffee and afternoon picnic or sunset barbeque on the view deck.

            Enjoy morning coffee and afternoon picnic or sunset barbeque on the view deck.

          • The second bedroom upstairs features a double bed.

            The second bedroom upstairs features a double bed.

          • Upstairs half bath.

            Upstairs half bath.

          • A pull-out in the family room offers room for 2 to sleep

            A pull-out in the family room offers room for 2 to sleep

          • Main full bath downstairs with tub/shower.

            Main full bath downstairs with tub/shower.

          • View from the beach of Mount Baker

            View from the beach of Mount Baker

          • Sweeping lawn offers Fun for lawn games like croquet,badminton, Frisbee & others

            Sweeping lawn offers Fun for lawn games like croquet,badminton, Frisbee & others

          VRBO #584932

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          This listing was first published here in 2014.

          Date last modified - Saturday, December 13, 2014

          $495 - $695 per night (USD)
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          4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
          Sleeps 14

          View calendar: Updated 12/13/14
          Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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          Member since: 2014
          Speaks: english
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          • Calendar last updated: 12/13/2014
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