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Classic South Hill Bellingham Flat in a quiet neighborhood with a fantastic view

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

South Hill House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 5

Overlooking Bellingham Bay with an ever changing view to the west. This classic flat has been completely updated yet retains its 100 year old charm. Ten foot ceilings and craftsmen woodwork throughout making this a memorable getaway. Two large casement windows open wide to bring the amazing view right into the living room. Comfortably sleeping 5 with three bedrooms and two baths one featuring a giant tub with a view of the bay. The kitchen features hardwood floors, granite counters and service for up to 9. A large deck with gas BBQ adjacent to the kitchen dining area is great for outside entertaining with a private garden featuring a Koi pond. Located in a quiet semi-residential neighborhood with the Cliffhouse restaurant across the street for a meal out or just cocktails on their deck.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Chris Volker
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2016
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About Chris Volker

This rather large King crab came to dinner with a couple of his friends when we where visiting our son and his family in Korea. Most of the time we are in Bellingham maintaining the property you see in the pictures. My wife and I live in the downstairs flat.

Chris Volker purchased this house in 2000

Why Chris Volker chose Bellingham

We have owned this classic home for 17 years and have made the upper flat available as a VRBO property. It took a while to put everything in order but the work has been worth it. The photos tell it all. The flats are completely separate from each other.

Reviews

Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
(40 traveler reviews)

Classic South Hill Bellingham Flat in a quiet neighborhood with a fantastic view
average rating of 4.95 based on 40 reviews
Kirkland, WA
5

Comfortable Retreat

  • 5 of 5

My 14 year old daughter and I had a mother-daughter weekend and were so very comfortable. We didn't have enough time to visit Bellingham because we were so cozy and settled in this lovely house with a view. Everything was as expected or nicer and we couldn't have been happier!! We would definitely go back!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at this house. The owners live below, but it was completely private. The house was very comfortable and had wonderful views. There are a lot of steps to the house, so don't pack heavy suitcases. Sitting in the living room with a cup of coffee watching the bay was a highlight. Already planning our return.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

a charming spot in Fairhaven

  • 5 of 5

a great place to stay ~ delivered on all the aspects it advertised. wonderful welcoming, clean, cozy and comfortable ! thanks for a lovely weekend

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Lovely spot for our family to stay while celebrating our Mother's 100 th birthday.

  • 4 of 5

Loved the arts and crafts house. Well equipped and laid out. Fabulous beds in the two larger bedrooms. Charming backyard and back deck. House faces Bellingham Bay and afforded fabulous sunsets. Great access to Fairhaven, walking path and down town Bell.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Never disappoints

  • 5 of 5

This is my second time staying at The Flat, and I was excited to return.

Again, everything was as described. The Flat is appointed to tastefully, it is truly a pleasure to be there.

I would highly recommend this vacation home for families or couples who want a quiet, comfortable place to stay with wonderful views and great hosts.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous views & super comfortable - what more could you want?

  • 5 of 5

Really beautiful and well-appointed flat. Super comfortable with drop dead gorgeous views. Will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Bellingham
Nearest Barpub
Cliffhouse Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Fairhaven Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Lake Padden
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Fairhaven Train Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
Cliffhouse
Nearest Ski
65 Miles
Mt Baker
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Boulevard Park

Western Washington University is 2 blocks away with downtown Bellingham and historic Fairhaven equal distance and both easily reached by the interurban trail 2 blocks below by the bay. Lots of parking on the street. The convenience of location makes it easy to get to where you want to go. Take a water taxi to the San Juan Islands from Fairhaven. One hour to Vancouver B.C. or an hour and a half to Mt. Baker or Seattle. You will quickly see Bellingham has unlimited activities to offer with a central hub location.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Health/beauty spa, Boating

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Rates & Availability

South Hill House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
$1,225
$4,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.7%

1-3 guests $175/nite; $50 for each additional guest per night 5 guest is maximum for this property

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

South Hill House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1450 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Town
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , twin bed
  • Beds: * King Bed. * Queen Bed. * Twin/Single Bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing

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