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Haus Hanika B&B-The Chalet- Only 1 Mile from Downtown Leavenworth

Bedrooms 1
Space 440 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Chalet, Other (See Description), 1 Bath

The Chalet is our Adults Only (maximum 2 guests) suite with a beautiful river view, private entry and private balcony. It's your home away from home; cozy with a lodge decor. There are full cooking facilities, king sized bed, couch and glider rocker. The Chalet is all one space (not with a separate bedroom). The Chalet has a large flat screen HD TV plus a Blue-Ray player. Haus Hanika has a large collection of over 150 DVD's which are complimentary. Breakfast is provided in your room with the makings for sausages, Bavarian Waffles, and there are 3 kinds of cereal, 3 kinds of fresh fruit, 3 kinds of muffins, milk, juice, full sized coffee pot with provided coffee, teas, and hot cocoa. You will love getting away from it all with no schedules! Your getaway on the Wenatchee River in Leavenworth!

Included is a bistro table with umbrella on your private balcony, king size bed with AC, large flat screen HD TV with Blueray DVD player, WI-FI, cozy glider/rocking chair, large sofa bed couch, private bath, full kitchen with microwave, gas stove, full size double sink, fridge and is fully equipped with dishes, pots and pans, wine glasses, toaster, 12 cup coffee maker, coffee, and breakfast in your suite. All with a beautiful river view! Sleeps 2 adults maximum.

We are just one mile from town. Walk or bike or take the shuttle service called Leavenworth Shuttle that takes you to town and when you want to return, just give them a call.

Four seasons of fun with summer time river rafting, golfing within four blocks, hiking and back packing, horseback riding, walking to the charming Bavarian village of Leavenworth and checking out the shops, relaxing with a book by river, or rock climbing just down the road, or go swimming in the pool in town. Winter sports of downhill skiing only 25 min. drive at Stevens Pass, cross country skiing only 1 mile away, inner tubing with rope tow at Ski Hill 5 minutes away, sleigh rides and snowshoeing close by.

Leavenworth was voted The #1 Christmas Town USA for the amazing Lighting Festival on the 1st 3 weekends of December every year. Other festivals during the year include: Maifest, Oktoberfest, Salmonfest, Autumn Leaf Festival, Icefest, and many others. Please check the Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce website for all the events.

Keywords: Bavarian Chalet in Leavenworth on the River

More Details

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Sandy

We have lived in the Pacific Northwest our whole lives, with Ted being raised in Seattle and Sandy being raised in the Edmonds area. We started coming to Leavenworth when we first met 30 years ago and loved the area. We have always been drawn to the sunshine and diversity of activities. So, we purchased our property on the river and decided to build a B and B. We love sharing the beauty of this area with all of our guests and look forward to your arrival!

Sandy purchased this chalet in 2005

Why Sandy chose North Central Cascades

It's so great to be close to downtown Leavenworth, but on the river relaxing in nature.

There are so many diverse recreational activities right in our 'back yard'. Winter sports include; cross country skiing, downhill skiing, snow boarding, tubing, snow shoeing, sleigh rides and snow snowmobiling. Summer, spring and fall sports and fun include; rafting or tubing the Wenatchee River, rock climbing right down Icicle Road from us, golfing, horseback riding, swimming, backpacking, hiking, biking and fishing.

What makes this chalet unique

Our goal is for you to have no schedules and privacy while you are here. Daily life can be so busy that you never get a chance to just unwind. That's why we have your breakfast already in your room so that you don't have to be anywhere at any special time.

Also, we are within walking distance to downtown Leavenworth and all the festivals, shops, restaurants and activities. We are one block to golfing and 1 mile to cross country skiing and horseback riding.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We really enjoyed our stay! Thank you. We are both recently retired and will look forward to staying here again. Every time we come to Leavenworth, we discover something new. Such a beautiful place. Love it!
Jul 2011
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Leavenworth Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 440 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Studio - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • The Chalet is one large area with king sized bed.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Includes breakfast with hot Bavarian Waffles and sausages with 3 kinds of syrups and real butter, coffee, teas, hot cocoa, 3 kinds of muffins, 3 kinds of fresh fruit, orange juice, fruits, 3 kinds of cereals (granola, raisin bran and hot oatmeal) and milk in your suite.


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average rating of 4.75 based on 27 reviews
Portland, Philadelphia and New Jersey

Spacious comfort rather high above river

  • 3 of 5

Hosts of this high bank property on the Wenatchee river beautifully maintain the property. King sized Bed was very comfortable. Breakfast consisted of supplies of muffins, juice, fruit, waffle batter In room.

Wished property had a protein option for breakfast, was more accessible to river, had a safe walking path to town, and parking less precariously located next to highway. Disappointed our unit did not have a direct river view (2 of the units do). In defense of this property, Leavenworth is an extremely crowded tourist town and has few locations meeting our wish list. Overall we felt the the river rafting was worth a few days of coping with crowds but we would chose another location in the mountains for a longer peaceful river vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

The owners are so welcoming and make it a very homey stay! We will definately be going back!

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Chalet was better than the photos!!

  • 5 of 5

We were in Leavenworth for a wedding. Little did we know we would have a wonderful little romantic getaway while staying in The Chalet at Haus Hanika.

The photos don't do this beautiful location justice. We had coffee on our deck looking at the river each morning and ended each evening with a glass of wine listening to the river.

The kitchen was stocked to perfection, the bathroom had an abundance of towels and the living space was darling! Every attention to detail was considered.

Our hosts, Sandy and Ted, we're welcoming and very friendly. Ted even loaned a belt to my husband because he forgot to pack one. That's what I call going above and beyond!!

We will definately return and suggest friends visit this awesome home away from home.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Loved meeting you both! Glad the wedding ceremony went well and you had a great time here with us. It's guests like you that make what we do such a pleasure. Thank you so much for taking the time to do such a wonderful review. Warm regards from Leavenworth!
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Perfect place for a perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This place is even better in person! Ted and Sandy are the nicest couple and are excellent hosts. Haus Hanika was a perfect option for our "babymoon" and the location can not be beat! It is right on the river with its own private swimming hole but close enough to town to experience all Leavenworth has to offer. The room looks recently updated and has everything you will need. The breakfast is amazing and even better, you can eat breakfast on your balcony while watching the Wenatchee River! We will definitely be returning here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed your "Babymoon" here with us at Haus Hanika! So fun talking with you both! The best to you with your new journey and hope we can see you again in the future, Ted and Sandy
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Lovely anniversary stay

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I enjoyed having a private breakfast provided, as we do not usually wake up early enough for breakfast service. It was lovely and perfect for our trip. We hope to return at some point soon!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We are glad you enjoyed your relaxing breakfast! The weather has gotten amazing, so hope you'll be back soon! Ted and Sandy
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Pasco, WA

Relaxing, Quiet, Very nice...

  • 5 of 5

On site owners were great! Incredibly helpful with recommendations on activities and dinning. The "Chalet" unit was very nice. Breakfast items provided in the room were more than enough. Actually, enough to have a hearty breakfast and snack on fruit and muffins during the day. Wife is a light sleeper so our out of town stays are hit and miss but the owners are very serious about their establishment being very quiet... we like that. We wanted a quiet relaxing get-away and this was exactly that. Thanks Ted and Sandy!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a quiet, restful stay! Thank you so much for staying with us! We look forward to seeing you again, for the next time you need more quiet time away! Ted and Sandy
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Icicle Junction
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Leavenworth Golf Course
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.75 Miles
Hwy 2
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Icicle Resort
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Cross Country Skiing
Nearest Beach
Car: not necessary

We can arrange a wine tour, sleigh ride, horseback riding or floating the river. There are many amazing hiking trails around Leavenworth. We have maps for you for day hiking or scenic drives in the area.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

For 1 night stays, Sunday through Thursday nights, just call us at .

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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