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Ballard Townhouse: 3BR 2.5BA in Walker's Paradise

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Townhouse, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, sleeps up to 8 comfortably

Thank you for considering us for your stay in Seattle. Our townhome is located on a quiet residential street in the lovely Ballard neighborhood. This spacious unit has a comfortable, open layout.

It comes equipped with all you need for a great stay. Downtown Ballard, the locks and Golden Gardens are a short walk away with many cafes, restaurants and boutiques. There is a supermarket just one block from the front door.

We want your stay in Seattle to be extraordinary. We are a family run real estate brokerage (headquartered in Ballard) offering our own properties as high quality short term rental properties in the Puget Sound area. Our vision is to provide an exceptional level of service.

We have a second unit located in the same complex, which is identical to this one. You may view that at:

Please call us. We’d love to answer any questions, share more about the area and help you create a custom experience.

More Details

John Manning
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

About John Manning

Hi, we're John and Liz! A little about us: we met in the south of France where we lived for several years before relocating to Seattle in 2000. John is Irish and speaks French, Spanish and Portuguese. Liz grew up on Bainbridge, a beautiful island in the Puget Sound. Our interests are varied: we're musicians, motorcyclists, fishers, hikers, skiiers, bikers, climbers, kayakers, entrepreneurs, sustainable farmers, gourmet foodie locavores, dog whisperer wannabees, wilderness lovers. We practice meditation and yoga and do our best to parent our wonderful four year old.

John Manning purchased this townhome in 2011

Why John Manning chose Ballard

This newer townhouse is beautifully appointed, furnished and equipped for comfortable living. It is centrally located to downtown Seattle as well as the vibrant Ballard downtown area.

What makes this townhome unique

Set back from the street, this urban oasis is the perfect place to feel at home.


Ballard Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 2.5
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Ground Floor suite - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Top floor master bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Bedroom has a large walk-in closet. Pack 'n Play available.
    Top floor 2nd bedroom - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Ballard Townhouse: 3BR 2.5BA in Walker's Paradise
average rating of 4.6551723 based on 29 reviews

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

This comfortable townhouse was perfect for our extended family for our trip to a family wedding in Ballard. We could walk to everything we needed, groceries, cafes, restaurants. The bedrooms on two floors with the living space between worked perfectly for us. If you stay here don't miss the fun Sunday farmers market on Ballard Ave.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review! We are so glad that you enjoyed our townhouse and Ballard neighborhood. Come back soon! Best regards, Liz
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Comfortable family style home

  • 4 of 5

Parking kinda tight but landlord was very friendly helped with it. They made sure all was very welcome to the property. House comfortable.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, Tammy. We appreciate your feedback and hope you and your family visit us again. Also, loved the gorgeous flowers and gracious thank you note. Best regards, Liz
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Perfect location for 8 friends enjoying Ballard

  • 5 of 5

The townhouse perfectly suited the needs of our group. Located just a few short blocks from Ballard's best offerings, with a convenient grocery store and coffeeshops.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet, spacious, excellent location

  • 5 of 5

Great spot with plenty of room for a family only a block from the grocery store and fine coffee shops. Tough to beat the space and location. Property owner quickly responded to and solved a minor internet issue. Beds a little firm for some in our group., but we would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Penfield, NY

Great location in Ballard

  • 4 of 5

This was a great townhouse for our family. We stayed here for a wedding at the Hotel Ballard and could actually walk there from the townhouse. The grocery store is a couple blocks away as are a ton of restaurants. We went to the Ballard farmers market on Sunday and visited the locks. There was plenty of space for our two granddaughters who loved the bathtub. We also appreciated the washer and dryer. Good choice for a family who can manage steps, as there are several levels.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marshalltown IA

This was a great place for our family to meet up and have wonderful family time and vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place for our family to meet up and have wonderful family time and vacation. The bedrooms were comfortable (except the basement bedroom could use a firmer mattress) and the bathrooms were clean and appropriately appointed. The parking is right in front of the garage door and not really an issue as others have noted. A very quiet neighborhood and close to any and all of the things you want to do in Seattle. The location is fantastic as it is 1 1/2 blocks from the grocery store (QFC), coffee place (Java Bean which is fantastic) and many other great restaurants. We ate at La Isla the first night there and were not disappointed in the authentic Puerto Rican cuisine. One night we ate at 8 oz

Burger & Co. and the burgers and garlic fries are excellent. Another night we ate at Patxi's Pizza and had a really great pizza and then stopped down the street for gelato at D'Ambrosio. Take a night to go to Elliot's and have the Oysters, Prawns, Crab, Crab cakes and Calimari which is fantastic. Some detail by the owner on the specifics for parking and garbage cans that should be used and where to put them on garbage night would be helpful. All in all we were very pleased and happy with our stay and would stay again if back in Seattle.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
NCL Port
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Golden Gardens
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $130
Damage Deposit $1,000

Rates subject to change until reservation confirmed.
Please note we only accept short reservations (1 or 2 nights) that begin or end on the same day as another reservation.
Our rate for a 1 night rental is our standard rate of $400.
We reserve the right to not accept reservations that will cause adjacent nights to stay vacant.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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