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Mother-in-Law Apartment Seattle (Green Lake)

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Perfect for visiting family in Seattle. Our mother-in-law apartment is located in the Green Lake/Wallingford area with great parks and restaurants just around the corner. We have a small market (56th Street market) and micro-brewery in the neighborhood (Tangletown Pub). We even have an organic, vegan donut shop around the corner call Mighty O Donuts. And you can get one of the best cups of coffee in Seattle at Zoka's.

There's a bus stop that will get connect you to the rest of Seattle.

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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, portuguese
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/25/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    The apartment is ideal for a family with children. the twin futon can hold 2 small children. There is a lot to do with your kids within easy walking distance including donuts, parks, a playground and Green Lake. We raised our children here so just ask if you want some tried and true suggestions....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in the apartment. We have a lot of guest over the course of the year. We want to make sure everybody is comfortable....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We have a very gentle and friendly dog. So we do love dogs. Unfortunately other guests may have allergies to cats, dogs or both. We want to ensure the comfort and safety of all of our guests....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Sorry, our apartment is not wheel chair accessible. You would have too many stairs to navigate....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • There is a shower but no bath tub. We supple a basket of personal supplies for your use along with towels. Bathroom also has stacked washer and dryer....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    A well stocked library with a healthy supply of fiction. Ralph is an artist so there are a lot of art books in the apartment as well. We also have a healthy selection of novels....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    The TV is hooked up to cable. Let us know if you need help with channel selection....moreless

  • Television:

    Television is located in the living area....moreless

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area has an oak table that sits 2 comfortably. Can be pulled away from wall to sit 4 people....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Great if you are staying longer or have kids....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    There are vents to the heating system for the main house. In addition, there is an electric oil radiator if guests want it warmer in the apartment....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Yes, the bedroom closet has extra linens, blankets and pillows for the futon....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living room in the apartment has a futon that folds out to a bed. There is also cable television in the living room....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking available on the street. There are no permits required....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of towels in the apartment. We also have soap, shampoo and lotion in a basket filled with smaller bottles....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Great if you are staying longer or have kids....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    There is wireless internet service that available to all guests. There will be an instruction sheet on the dining table giving you the server and password....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen has stove with an oven. There is a dishwasher. Also has coffeemaker, toaster oven, dishes, pots and pans....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Yes, the oven and stove are one unit....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Our shelves are stocked with a variety of items. To be honest it is supplied with an eclectic set of supplies from previous guests....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    The backyard has both a patio and a deck that quests are welcome to use....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Nice lawn in the backyard. Ralph is currently putting in a serious vegetable garden. Ask if you are interested in making a fresh salad or cooking some vegetables....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    We have an gas grill on the patio in the back. Guest are welcome to use the grill once they have some instruction. Please clean the grill when you are finished....moreless

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Season
Jan 26 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$70
$440 $1,750
Spring Season
Mar 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$75
$475 $1,900
Summer Season
May 1 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$110
$550 $2,000
Fall Season
Nov 1 - Dec 10, 2017
2 night min stay
$70
$440 $1,750
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$110
$600 $2,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $40
  • Tax Rate 10.5%

Notes:

We do not accept pets or smokers in our apartment.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Location

  • Elysian Tangletown

    "Excellent microbrews made in house."

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  • Gas Works Park

    "One of the most unique parks in Seattle. Gas Works provides an incredible view of downtown ..."

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  • Seattle Center

    "Seattle is an easy bus ride on the #16 that you can catch just around the corner from our ho..."

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  • Pike Place Market

    "Continue on the #16 Bus to downtown Seattle and the Pike Place Market. Pike Place offers th..."

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  • Space Needle

    "The quintessential Seattle icon. It is well worth a visit to the Space Needle and Seattle C..."

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  • Woodland Park Zoo

    "If you've got a family with small children I highly recommend the Woodland Park Zoo. You ca..."

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  • Pike Place Fish Market Inc

    "All the best of Seattle here...fresh fish, fruits, vegetables, baked good, restaurants, artw..."

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  • Mighty-O Donuts Greenlake

    "Amazing organic, vegan donuts. The perfect place to take your kids while your better half s..."

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  • Zoka Cafe

    "It may take a little time to actually get your coffee, but the wait is worth it. "

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  • 56th Street Market

    "A great little market just around the corner from our house. The owners are some of the nic..."

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  • QFC

    "If you want a wider selection of food and beverages at an affordable price you can head our ..."

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19 Miles
Nearest Airport
SeaTac
5.7 Miles
Nearest Ferry
WA State Ferry Terminal
5.7 Miles
Nearest Train
AMTRAK Station
5.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Golden Gardens

Car: Not Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Hello my name is Ralph. I'm a full-time photographer/graphic design with a life long fascination with Seattle. You can see my You will also see some of my Seattle work on the walls of the apartment. If you are interested in turning a portion of your visit into a photography workshop that results in artwork you create please let me know. I can definitely help you if you are interested in the Seattle Art scene. For 30 years Ralph specialized in community-based tropical agriculture. His job took him all over the world. One of the benefits was that he got to meet all kinds of interesting people, something he enjoys. So he can help you find the best, reasonably price ethnic food in Seattle. I hope we get to meet during one of your stays.

Why the Owner Chose Wallingford, Seattle, WA, USA:
Walking Family Paradise Our Mother-In-Law Apartment gives has a separate entrance offering the privacy and freedom to roam at will. The apartment offers: •Living Room •Kitchen •Dining Table •Bathroom with Laundry •Bedroom with Queen-Sized Bed Ideal for anybody that enjoys walking and parks. The futon couch in the living room folds into a single bed offering sleeping space. Our apartment houses 2 adults or a family of 4 comfortably. Then get out and take that walk and explore the area. Walk past baseball games up to Woodland Park Zoo. Follow the Burke-Gillman Trail along the north shore of Lake Union to the university of Washington. Carry your groceries back from Wallingford and make a meal at home. Or go around the corner and get something at Tangletown Pub while sipping some Seattle’s best micro -brewed beer. If you’re tired of walk you can catch the Number 62 Bus to Seattle Center and Downtown Seattle. You’ll be on the Seattle waterfront of Elliot Bay in about 25 minutes. No parking needed. Your Host Ralph works is an artist with deep connections to Seattle. If you are interested in art their will be some hanging around the apartment. And Ralph can point you in the right direction for the Seattle art scene. If you want to be creative Ralph offers a day package of photo shooting around Seattle and collaborative artwork creation. You can see examples of artwork pos(EMAIL HIDDEN) Hopefully you’ll stay with us and we can find you find what you are looking for in Seattle.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Our Mother-In-Law apartment offers a quite, relaxed alternative to staying in a hotel. You have a separate entrance. You can cook in the apartment and relax. Everything you need is easily accessible. Your host know Seattle inside and out. We can help you find the best Ethiopian or Vietnamese restaurant in town. We can point you to the mountains for some great hikes. We can help you find the cultural event you are looking for!


Contact us

Speaks: english, portuguese
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/25/2017

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Photos

  • This is the front of our house.

    This is the front of our house.

  • View from bedroom into living area.  The futon folds down into a twin bed.

    View from bedroom into living area. The futon folds down into a twin bed.

  • Stacked laundry in the bathroom is ideal for those traveling and extended stays.

    Stacked laundry in the bathroom is ideal for those traveling and extended stays.

  • The patio is ideal for enjoying those long summer nights in Seattle.

    The patio is ideal for enjoying those long summer nights in Seattle.

  • Another view of the front of our house.

    Another view of the front of our house.

  • Here's and example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled Green Lake Meditation.

    Here's and example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled Green Lake Meditation.

  • Here's and example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled The Crowd.

    Here's and example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled The Crowd.

  • Queen size bed in the bedroom is very comfortable.

    Queen size bed in the bedroom is very comfortable.

  • The combined living area includes TV room, dining area and kitchen.

    The combined living area includes TV room, dining area and kitchen.

  • The bathroom is clean and comfortable.  There is a shower (no bath).

    The bathroom is clean and comfortable. There is a shower (no bath).

  • The apartment entrance opens to our backyard.  A nice quiet green space to relax

    The apartment entrance opens to our backyard. A nice quiet green space to relax

  • Our deck has some nice seating for reading a book, weather permitting.

    Our deck has some nice seating for reading a book, weather permitting.

  • Here's and example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled Moonrise Over Seattle.

    Here's and example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled Moonrise Over Seattle.

  • An example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled Containers on the Duwamish

    An example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled Containers on the Duwamish

  • Here's and example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled Moonrise Over Green Lake.

    Here's and example of some of Ralph's artwork entitled Moonrise Over Green Lake.

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017

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