Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Wallingford Terrace - View of Lake Union and Downtown

You sent a message to this owner.

The upstairs of this duplex features a private side entrance and a balcony.

Calendar

Last updated: 03/25/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Wallingford house description

We are offering discounts for filling in the gaps on these dates:
April 8-10 (2 night stay): $99/nt plust tax and cleaning
April 13-16 (3 night stay): $99/nt plus tax and cleaning

To book with one of these deals, call 206-949-1207 or visit http://wallingfordterrace.com and mention the VRBO deal.

-----

This updated top floor duplex is located in one of Wallingford's charming turn-of-the-century homes. Set on a quiet street with a private entrance, tall ceilings, and hardwood floors, this open floor plan home boasts tons of natural light and all the comforts of home.

The living area has seating for 4, dining for 4, French doors leading to a balcony, a large flat-panel TV set with cable and Roku, and a lovely view of the Seattle skyline across Lake Union. The balcony has an electric smoker, grill and small table with seating for 2. The large kitchen is fully stocked. A hallway leads to a laundry room, full bathroom, and private bedroom.

The bedroom features a comfortable queen-sized bed, a walk-in closet, and a desk. The living room has an uncommonly comfortable queen-size sleeper sofa with a thick foam mattress. This unit sleeps 4 adults comfortably.

If you are not already familiar with Wallingford, you are in for a treat. The house is located within 6 blocks of some of the best restaurants, coffee shops, storefronts, parks, and sights that Seattle has to offer. Walk to Lake Union, Gasworks Park, the Burke-Gilman Trail, Fremont, the University of Washington and more. 

We are a 2-minute drive to 99 (Aurora), 5 minutes to I-5, and 5-10 minutes to the 520 bridge. This provides the perfect commute to locations throughout Seattle and the East side. Street parking is available, and a dedicated driveway is available upon request.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    This is a second floor unit....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

    New fold-up wooden crib with mattress stored in closet....moreless

  • The bedroom features two night stands, two touch-activated reading lamps, an alarm clock, a dresser, and a walk-in closet. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • We provide plenty of towels and washcloths for 4 guests, as well as 2 nice terrycloth robes, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, and lotion. A hair dryer is also provided....moreless

Other Amenities

  • We are pleased you have found Wallingford Terrace. If you are looking for a quiet and comfortable home for your time in Seattle, you have found a treasure!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Plenty of adult and kid books (all ages)...moreless

  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Toys:

    Board games (adult and child) and child toys (various ages)....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Roku is provided, with Netflix and the ability to connect to your Amazon and other accounts....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    You can see Lake Union with downtown Seattle and the Space Needle behind it from the French doors in the living room. View posted on the photos. City lights at night are gorgeous....moreless

  • Lake View:

    You can see Lake Union with downtown Seattle and the Space Needle behind it from the French doors in the living room. View posted on the photos....moreless

  • Monument View:

    You can see Lake Union with downtown Seattle and the Space Needle behind it from the French doors in the living room. View posted on the photos....moreless

  • Water View:

    You can see Lake Union with downtown Seattle and the Space Needle behind it from the French doors in the living room. View posted on the photos....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    The dining area features a square table and 4 chairs. We have a highchair available upon request. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    It is unusual to find any form of A/C in a Seattle dwelling, but we provide a portable unit in the bedroom! ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central heating provided....moreless

  • Internet:

    High speed wireless internet provided. We have gotten comments from guests who have been pleasantly surprised by the speed!...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens provided for the bed and the pull-out couch. The queen size sofa bed is the most comfortable around. We made sure of it....moreless

  • Living Room:

    The living room opens to a balcony. Enjoy the view from the sofa. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Street parking is not difficult in this area, compared to most areas in the city. We also offer an off-street parking space for an additional $5/night....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of towels provided, in addition to beach towels that you are welcome to take on your expeditions and return upon check-out....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    We have a washing machine and dryer which you are welcome to use....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    We provide a Keurig machine for K-cups. Bring your own K-cups or select from the large assortment we provide for $1 each. We also provide a K-cup reusable filter, a French Press, and a coffee grinder....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    8 of everything....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Nice dishwasher....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is fully outfitted with everything you might need, including a waffle iron! ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    New microwave....moreless

  • Oven:

    Gas oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    It is unlikely that you will find that you need anything not already provided....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Standard refrigerator and freezer....moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas stove....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    The balcony features seating for 4, a small coffee table, and an electric smoker/grill. It also features a beautiful view of the city....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    We have a loaner bicycle as well as a nearby bike rental shop. ...moreless

  • Boat:

    We are located 4 blocks from Gasworks Park and an easy walk to all the marinas on the north side of Lake Union....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill:

    We provide an electric smoker and grill on the balcony....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 5
from 8 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Mar 1 - Apr 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$119 $129
Fri, Sat
$840 $3,600
May
May 1 - May 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$139 $149
Fri, Sat
Summer
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,200
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$139 $149
Fri, Sat
$980
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • One-time Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9.5%

Notes:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 3:00pm check-in time, 10:00am check-out time.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


Please wait... Book with confidence

Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 03/25/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

18 Miles
Nearest Airport
Seattle Tacoma International
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cantinetta
4.8 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Seattle Ferry Terminal
1.7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Green Lake Pitch & Putt
6.2 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak
1.3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-5
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cantinetta
58 Miles
Nearest Ski
Snoqualmie / Alpental
5.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Golden Gardens - sandy, play area, fires, grills

Car: Not Necessary

Wallingford Terrace: the perfect location for any mode of transit.

By Foot (walkscore: 86)

* 4 blocks/10 minutes to Lake Union, Gasworks Park, Essential Bakery, and the Burke-Gilman Trail

* 4 blocks/10 minutes to Wallingford Playfield (playground, wading pool, tennis, basketball, and field)

* 15 minutes to central Wallingford (grocery store, pharmacies, eateries, venues, shops)

* 15 minutes to central Fremont (PCC natural foods, eateries, venues, shops, Sunday Market)

* 20 minutes to the University of Washington via Burke-Gilman Trail 

* 30 minutes to Seattle Pacific University and Queen Anne

* 30 minutes to the Woodland Park Zoo and Green Lake which features a 2.8 mile paved running/walking loop and park with indoor swimming pool, community center, playground, boat rentals, tennis courts, softball fields, basketball courts, and more

By Bike (bikescore: 84)

* 4 blocks to the Burke-Gilman Trail, a 27-mile recreational trail along Lake Union and Lake Washington

* Main streets have dedicated bike lanes

* All Seattle buses are equipped with bike racks

* We have a basic loaner bicycle available for your use (upon request), and there is a great bike rental place nearby.

By Bus

* 2 blocks to the #26: Downtown, Fremont, Green Lake, Ballard

* 3 blocks to the #31/32: Children's Hospital, University of Washington, U District, Fremont, SPU, Seattle Center and the Space Needle, Magnolia

* 4 blocks to the #16: Downtown, Green Lake, North Seattle Community College

* All of these routes connect with the Link Lightrail, which runs south to Sea-Tac airport

By Car

* Although we are on a quiet street, we are two minutes from 99 (Aurora) and five minutes from I-5 near the 520 interchange

* Two minutes from I-5 Express Lanes (a commuter's dream)

* ZipCar and Car2Go cars available nearby

* Enterprise Car Rental provides complimentary pick-up and drop-off service

* Street parking is available, and dedicated off-street parking is available only upon request

By Boat

* Within 4 blocks of a long stretch of marinas along North Lake Union, and within 5 miles of Shilshole and Fisherman's Terminal

* Kayak, canoe, paddleboat, sailboat, and motorboat rental resources nearby.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: I have lived in Seattle for 14 years. I live downstairs, work from home, and am happy to answer any questions you may have or suggest fun activities in Seattle and the Puget Sound. My family and I enjoy our free time exploring the city, attending cultural events, making and appreciating art, and roaming the Puget Sound region in our Westfalia and our sailboat.

Why the Owner Chose Wallingford:
I knew this was a great property when I first saw it from the street, and I saw it as home instantly when I walked inside. We feel fortunate to have a private and lovely apartment upstairs for visiting family and friends, and we are honored to share it with you so that more families make happy memories here.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The kitchen, dining and living areas open up to a balcony with French doors and a gorgeous view of downtown from across Lake Union. Also, we have outfitted this rental with all the comforts of home. We have made Thanksgiving dinner in the kitchen and have outfitted it accordingly.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

Loading...
1 of 17
 

Photos

  • The upstairs of this duplex features a private side entrance and a balcony.

    The upstairs of this duplex features a private side entrance and a balcony.

  • Private entry is from the side porch.

    Private entry is from the side porch.

  • Walk upstairs to the unit.

    Walk upstairs to the unit.

  • The kitchen features a gas stove, a dishwasher, and all the conveniences of home.

    The kitchen features a gas stove, a dishwasher, and all the conveniences of home.

  • Oh, yes it is! Complimentary tea, coffee, cider, cocoa, and more.

    Oh, yes it is! Complimentary tea, coffee, cider, cocoa, and more.

  • Comfortable furnishings in the living room.

    Comfortable furnishings in the living room.

  • The dining area, kitchen and living areas are close enough for conversation.

    The dining area, kitchen and living areas are close enough for conversation.

  • Work area will fit your laptop and a writing space, and includes a printer.

    Work area will fit your laptop and a writing space, and includes a printer.

  • And the electric smoker and grill.

    And the electric smoker and grill.

  • It's lovely throughout the year.

    It's lovely throughout the year.

  • You can peek around toward the bedroom and bathroom as you reach the top of the stairs.

    You can peek around toward the bedroom and bathroom as you reach the top of the stairs.

  • Private driveway is available for your use, upon prior request.

    Private driveway is available for your use, upon prior request.

  • Walking through the door you will find an entryway with coat hooks, a storage bench, and umbrellas.

    Walking through the door you will find an entryway with coat hooks, a storage bench, and umbrellas.

  • Entering the apartment from the stairway provides a view to the kitchen, living room, and hallway to the bedroom and bathroom.

    Entering the apartment from the stairway provides a view to the kitchen, living room, and hallway to the bedroom and bathroom.

  • Is that a Keurig K-cup machine hiding in the corner?

    Is that a Keurig K-cup machine hiding in the corner?

  • The French doors open to the balcony

    The French doors open to the balcony

  • The 48" flatscreen TV offers Roku and cable.

    The 48" flatscreen TV offers Roku and cable.

  • The dining table seats 4 and has 2 leaves. Move extra chairs in from balcony.

    The dining table seats 4 and has 2 leaves. Move extra chairs in from balcony.

  • Enjoy the view from the balcony.

    Enjoy the view from the balcony.

  • Downtown view across Lake Union

    Downtown view across Lake Union

  • Bedroom.

    Bedroom.

  • The bathroom.

    The bathroom.

  • The shower has natural light.

    The shower has natural light.

VRBO #594426

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, March 28, 2015

$119 - $171 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
Dates are unavailable
Enter dates to continue
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Book It

Detailed Price

  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    8
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/25/2015
Email owner

2069491207

Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

Wallingford Terrace - View of Lake Union and Downtown

Seattle #594426

1 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 4

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.