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Welcome to Seashell Beach Cottage - just a stones throw from the beach

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Last updated: 09/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

If you are searching for a dog friendly vacation home that is clean, affordable, newer construction, not in a 'development' and a stones throw from the beach - you ARE at the right place.

Seashell Beach Cottage is light and bright (no dark walls lots of window) with a friendly Seashell theme throughout. This is our personal second home away from home. Casual, comfortable and affordable best describe our newly constructed vacation home (2009) at the Northern border of Pacific Beach, Washington.

At Seashell Beach Cottage, you will enjoy a fully furnished kitchen with items including blender, crockpot, waffle iron, electric grill, mixer and cookie sheets. Linens, towels, dish soap, laundry soap and wash cloths are also provided. You need only bring your food, personal stuff, beach towels and things you wish to take to the beach.

We love dogs and have made this a very nice dog friendly home for responsible owners. Dogs love the beach and we are the closest vacation rental home to the beach entrance. We are also the only vacation rental with a fully fenced yard for privacy and a place for the kids and dogs to romp. We have a 6 foot wood fence on 3 sides and a brand new 8 foot see through fence on the side that has the enchanted Forest view. We also have the “Dog Wall of Fame” exclusively for our doggie guests. We hope your dog can join the “wall” after they experience the ocean.

Our sweet beach cottage is about 1360 square feet, but we have set it up to sleep a maximum of 8 adults (4 couples) and 4 children (under age 18) or 3 couples and 6 children. Two private bedrooms with queen beds, 1 Queen sofa bed in the living room and the loft bedroom (no door) is dormitory sty1e with one full bed and 1 twin bed and 1 twin bunkbed set and 1 roll out bed. Seashell Beach Cottage is also perfect for 1-2 couples and up to 2-4 dogs.(subject to approval***)

The upstairs master suite has a deck that faces the west. We can not see the ocean through the cluster of trees, but with the door left open, you can hear the sound of the surf as it gently lulls you to sleep. Seashell Cottage uniquely faces the “Enchanted Forest” with the famous “Tree Man” and many elves and fairies live in the forest brush below. It’s a hit for family story time by the outdoor campfire. Nothing like creating memories for the kids as you roast marshmallows and make Smores’s. Our gas grill, patio table and chairs makes having a family barbecue easy and fun.

Yes - we have TV, DVD, VCR and lots and lots of movies for all ages.
Yes - we have basic satellite service - Standard channels along with some extras like HGTV and shopping networks. For the serious sports gathering (we do live one block from the BEST sports bar on the North coast) - Seagate Pub. Local, eclectic and friendly.

Free Wireless Internet

***NOTE***
A NON-REFUNDABLE deposit of one nights down plus tax is required to hold your spot along with a signed reservation agreement. Please read all policies on our main website before booking. No refunds for early departure or late arrival, but trip insurance is available on this site. Minimum stay 2 nights off season, 3 nights summer season and holidays. The more nights you stay, the lower the rate.

We are a NON-SMOKING property.
Our Policy - sleeps 12, but a MAXIMUM of 8 adults.
Our Beach Cottage can accomodate parking for 3 - 4 compact or standard vehicles. *Ask about our Sunday-Thursday winter specials*

To ensure you get booked, call first and then email me the details.




















Keywords: Beach house, pet friendly, dogs love the beach, Washington State, we love dogs, Clam digging, cozy, ocean, whales, horseback, relax

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 and older only...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Games, books and nature. Great for story time and imagination....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    3 steps to porch...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Keeping it clean - allergies prevent being around smoke. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Fenced, clean up supplies, dog towels...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 7-12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Main level with slider to porch...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Master Bedroom upstairs with ensuite bath and deck...moreless

  • Convertible bed - : 1 sleep sofa /futon

    In livingroom, sofa opens to queen bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 3 - Open Loft No Door: 1 double, 2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    Loft is open and sleeps 6 - There is no door to loft...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1) 1 double bed , Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 twin beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Sofa in Livingroom, Bunk Beds (1) 1 Bunk bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Main floor bath - sink, window, linens and hair dryer...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    2nd floor bath off master bedroom...moreless

  • Two full baths. One on each floor

Other Amenities

  • Games, puzzles, books, DVD Library, Firepit, Barbecue and Picnic Table - Fully fenced level yard for the pups and kids...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Small childrens library and adult library...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    One in living room and one in master bedroom...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic satellite service for local news, HGTV and History channel...moreless

  • Stereo:

    CD player...moreless

  • Television:

    One in living room and one in master bedroom ...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    There is a 'peek a view' from upstairs bedroom deck. . We look at the peaceful forest of trees or 'enchanted forest'...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Extra fold up tables to add to your group gathering...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking for 4-5 standard vehicles...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels and washcloths...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washing Machine...moreless

Kitchen

Outside

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas/New yr
Dec 23 - Jan 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$225

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Memorial Weekend
May 25 - May 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$225

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$140 $180
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,150 $3,200

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning Fee 1-4 guests $85 + tax
  • Add'l guest cleaning $15 + tax
  • Pet Fee $30 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

Fully refundable damage deposit paid by personal check 10 days or earlier prior to arrival. We refund promptly upon departure when all is confirmed in good condition.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 09/24/2016
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Location

  • Ocean Crest Resort

    "Fine dining with a view. Restaurant just reopened with a new look and a great chef."

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  • Sea Gate

    "Great casual local pub where the "locals" hang out. Bar, pool table, pull tabs, sports tv a..."

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  • Emily's Confection

    "The bestest bakery on the Washington Coast. Freshly made cinimmon rolls to die for. Coffe..."

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  • Mill 109 Restaurant and Pub

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120 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sea-Tac
Moclips, WA, USA
Nearest Barpub
Seagate Pub
13 Miles
Nearest Golf
Ocean shores
Moclips, WA, USA
Nearest Motorway
SR 109
Moclips, WA, USA
Nearest Restaurant
Seagate
Moclips, WA, USA
Nearest Beach
Pacific Beach

Bowling, Movie theatre, clamming (when in season)

Great central location to take day trips to the rain forest, olympia, Kalaloch Beach, Ruby Beach and Ocean Shores for Go-Karts, horsebackriding, mopeds, and more shops

Lake Quinalt just 30 minutes away - perfect for Kayaking, restaurants and photography

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Love the little seaside community of Pacific Beach. Eclectic in nature but relaxed. My husband Rich and I have been coming to the North Washington Coast for over 25 years. After being steadfast campers in the mountains, we had a change of heart after being bitten by mosquitoes and hiking up hot rocky mountains. Since heading to the coast 25 years ago, we have stayed in just about every rental, motel, and hotel up the coast. From this knowledge, we have taken the good and the bad and have shaped several vacation homes in the area from ideas of guests and our own experiences and what we enjoy when getting away. When we rented, we always wanted a nice get away to travel to with our dogs, but never got it as dogs were not welcome in the 'nicer' places. We wanted to fill the gap and thus have created Seashell Beach Cottage for a more affordable get away with less of the high-end amenities, but all the cleanliness, comfort and proximity to the beach. We are a NON SMOKING property.

Why the Owner Chose Moclips, WA, USA:
The Beach is fantastic, the town of Pacific Beach is eclectic. We love the personality of it. This little town has its own unique radio station. This is a great place to get together, spend some time bonding and get away from the hustle and speed of daily life. Sometimes in life 'Less is More'. We have found that our guests at Seashell Beach Cottage value the importance of spending quality time together in a relaxing place.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The benefits of this home is it is a great place to introduce children to the ocean yet we are in the relaxing surroundings of the trees. Pacific Beach access is a stones throw and we are walking distance to the naval base retreat which offers public dining, a great gift shop, movie theater and bowling alley. Our home was built by a local builder who knows how to create a true beach house with an efficient floor plan and quality materials. We welcome well behaved dogs with well trained owners. We love, train and own dogs ourselves, so we appreciate being able to take them with us. A nice walk down a newly paved road bordered by trees, is both refreshing and healthy as you reach the sandy Beach. This is a place to leave your worries behind. We have two TV's with DVD player, 1 VCR..lots of books, games and a DVD movie library for your enjoyment. We have added basic Satellite service with basic commerical channels and Wi-Fi for those who need that connection. Read, relax, rest and bond with family and friends - thats what we're about.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Welcome to Seashell Beach Cottage - just a stones throw from the beach

    Welcome to Seashell Beach Cottage - just a stones throw from the beach

  • Enter thru the gate to the front door....

    Enter thru the gate to the front door....

  • Primary dining table seats 4-6.  Additional 6 foot banquet table can be added.

    Primary dining table seats 4-6. Additional 6 foot banquet table can be added.

  • Zen Bedroom on main floor - exterior access through door with small porch.

    Zen Bedroom on main floor - exterior access through door with small porch.

  • More dog photo's books and videos for the kids.

    More dog photo's books and videos for the kids.

  • Bath on main floor is tiled with brushed nickel fixtures & full tub/shower combo

    Bath on main floor is tiled with brushed nickel fixtures & full tub/shower combo

  • Master Bedroom with private lanai that looks to the forest and peak a view

    Master Bedroom with private lanai that looks to the forest and peak a view

  • Picnic table, chairs and gas barbeque for your summertime picnics

    Picnic table, chairs and gas barbeque for your summertime picnics

  • In ground fire pit, perfect for sitting around and roasting marshmallows.

    In ground fire pit, perfect for sitting around and roasting marshmallows.

  • Dogs Love the beach & Dogs love to be on The Dog Wall of Fame. Come join the fun

    Dogs Love the beach & Dogs love to be on The Dog Wall of Fame. Come join the fun

  • Go back in time to the Wacky Warehouse situatedd on Main Street in Pacific Beach

    Go back in time to the Wacky Warehouse situatedd on Main Street in Pacific Beach

  • Wide open beaches to frolic

    Wide open beaches to frolic

  • Our cottage is fenced on 3 sides and gated for privacy. Parking for 3-4 vehicles

    Our cottage is fenced on 3 sides and gated for privacy. Parking for 3-4 vehicles

  • Cozy Kitchen has granite counters, stainless steel appliances, dishwasher & more

    Cozy Kitchen has granite counters, stainless steel appliances, dishwasher & more

  • Livingroom light with window and warm with gas fireplace

    Livingroom light with window and warm with gas fireplace

  • A portion of our 'Dog Wall of Fame'.  Guests can send a photo of their dog.

    A portion of our 'Dog Wall of Fame'. Guests can send a photo of their dog.

  • Loft bedroom has two twin beds, bunk beds and a full bed.  Lots of books/videos

    Loft bedroom has two twin beds, bunk beds and a full bed. Lots of books/videos

  • Master bath features tub and shower combination off of master bedroom

    Master bath features tub and shower combination off of master bedroom

  • West side of home features deck off master suite and patio for outdoor dining

    West side of home features deck off master suite and patio for outdoor dining

  • The enchanted forest.  Look right in middle of photo and see Mr Treeman

    The enchanted forest. Look right in middle of photo and see Mr Treeman

  • Our guests have a quick walk to the sand (3 minutes) Wide open beaches to enjoy

    Our guests have a quick walk to the sand (3 minutes) Wide open beaches to enjoy

  • Just over an hour north of us is the famous Ruby Beach - great for a day drive.

    Just over an hour north of us is the famous Ruby Beach - great for a day drive.

  • Our Seagull Neighbors...

    Our Seagull Neighbors...

  • Beautiful Sunsets

    Beautiful Sunsets

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, September 24, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Calendar last updated 09/24/2016

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