Located just above the town of Sequim, Washington, looking out toward Sequim Valley, Strait of Juan de Fuca and Vancouver Island, this beautifully-appointed home can sleep up to 16 people. Newly installed air-conditioning in time for summer!!
You enter on the main floor on to the dark wood landing of the foyer. Ahead of you, down 2 steps, is the large living room with comfortable seating for your large group. A large flat screen TV and a wall of windows offers wide-open sky, land and water views. The home is equipped with Wi-Fi. There is a house Netflix account. You can also log into your own Amazon Prime account to watch your favorite shows. In the evening, the lights of the town of Sequim illuminate the valley. The first of 2 propane stove fireplaces can be enjoyed in the living room. On this main floor are also 2 of the 6 bedrooms and a large full bathroom. The first main floor guest room has a gueen bed and the other has two twin beds. On the east side of the main floor is a large, open kitchen with dining area. The dining table seats 9, and the kitchen office chair is readily available to squeeze a 10th at the table. There is additional room for 4 diners at the breakfast bar/island. The kitchen area offers plenty of room for guests to cook together. Off of the dining area, sliding doors lead out on to a deck looking out toward the Straits. A propane barbecue grill, located on this deck, allows the griller in the group to participate easily in meal prep. Located on the east side of the house, the upper deck is a wonderful place to have a warm beverage and watch the sunrise. As you head downstairs, you enter on to another landing that steps down into the big family room with comfortable seating and a propane fireplace framed by a beautiful river rock wall. Double doors lead out to the deck that spans out over the landscape, allowing you to enjoy the outdoors. This deck is a great place to catch the sunset! To the west of the family room are two more bedrooms -each with a queen bed. A 3/4 bathroom (with shower only) on this floor makes getting ready for the day easy for all. To the east of the family room is the laundry room with bonus space. This bonus area with a full size bed, full size pull out sofa bed, coffee table and small dining/game table, can be used as a quiet place to get away or provide a quiet meeting place. The full-sized hide-a-bed couch provides sleeping accommodations for 2 guests, when parties equal 16.
Upstairs, on the 3rd level, is the master bedroom with king-sized bed and en suite bath with a deep jetted tub/shower combination. The 6th guest bedroom, located on this floor, is a cozy room with twin bunk beds. Ample sleeping space for two agile young adults. Located on the same floor as the master suite, this guest room is perfect when younger children are accompanying the party, and prefer to be close to parents in the master suite.
Outside the house, there are rolling grounds. The long driveway leads up to a large,open parking area. There is plenty of room for 6 to 8 standard vehicles. Please note: The garage is not available for guest use. Also, the owner leaves his boat behind the fenced area adjacent to the garage. It is for his private use. Please ask children not to play around it. However, there is plenty of space for you to bring your own boat and trailer! The home is located just minutes away from John Wayne Marina, where you can launch your boat. At Passage View Retreat, overlooking main street Sequim, you will enjoy a feeling of complete privacy in this view-house on the hill.
There are so many activities to do in and around Sequim. We have two wonderlands to explore: The National Forest and Olympic National Park, not to mention the Dungeness Spit. You are also minutes away from 3 golf courses. Just down the street is a popular, unique dining experience called "Nourish". Main street Sequim, an quick, easy drive down the hill, also offers a wonderful walking, shopping experience through our unique local shops and restaurants. Bicyclers will find the ride to the Olympic Discovery Trail an easy one from the house. The Saturday Open Aire Market (May 15- Oct 15) is a terrific, relaxing stroll downtown when local farmers and artisans set up temporary shop on main street, at Whimsy Park, to add their offerings to Saturday morning shoppers. Sequim is also a great place to bring your family and friends this winter to enjoy the numerous local holiday bazaars in our area as well as winter skiing, boarding and snow shoeing activities at Hurricane Ridge!
Passage View Retreat is a spacious home that would be ideal for family/friend reunions, fishing groups, or even small core group corporate retreats. Looking for a space to have an after holidays large scrap-booking weekend, this is the place! Other than having 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a bonus room, the large common areas truly provide room for large groups to enjoy each other's company. Whatever brings you to Sequim, you are sure to be able to relax in this lovely home, rising up over the Dungeness Valley, providing you with wide open views north toward the Straits.