Clam Cove Cottage on Southern Vashon Island Beachfront

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Last updated: 08/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Great 180 degree Views of Southern Puget Sound from Southern Vashon Island. Tacoma city and Commencement Bay night light views and during the day includes views of Mount Rainer and Point Defiance.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Main Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Pull out sofa sleeper, full size. ...moreless

  • Comfortable for 2 parties with locking doors from both bedroom and living area to the large spacious bathroom and closet area....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    1/2 size tub...moreless

  • Large spacious bathroom


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Television:

    42' Panasonic High Definition Plasma TV....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Lots of movies....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Easy access for walks on the beach, enjoy the sea life at low tides. Dig up clams or catch salmon right off the beach....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Fantastic view of Mount Rainier. ...moreless

  • Rural
  • Water View:

    Expansive view of Commencement Bay, Tacoma and Point Defiance Park then across Point Dalco to Gig Harbor. Also, watch the Chetzemoka ferry travel between Tahlequah and Point Defiance....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    CenturyLink DSL WiFi with 4 ethernet ports....moreless

  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street:

    Accommodate up to 4 cars and small boat trailer. ...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    We have a wooden boat ramp that can be used to launch small watercraft like canoe or kayak....moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Outdoor fire pit in corner of bulkhead with plenty of dry firewood to enjoy smores and an outdoor gathering with friends. Wonderful views and seating benches. ...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Plenty of dry wood under deck to make for a warm romantic fire in the glass front wood stove. ...moreless


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large deck with chairs for seating and an octoagon picnic table that seats 8. Great for entertaining or just hanging out with friends and enjoying the water and views....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    One Person kayak available with life preservers....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    New Gas Grill purchased Costco 3/2015....moreless

  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck


Write a review 5
from 73 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$175 $200
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 8.6%


NO damage deposit or cleaning fee.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 08/30/2016
Check availability
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates


Car: Necessary

Remodel completed in March 2008.

Other Activities: boating, kayaking, crabbing, clamming in season.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I am Lance Gildea. My wife Deanna and I, so much enjoy sharing this piece of paradise with our guests. Everyone just wows at the view and just loves what we have done with this little water side cabin that we like to call a cottage. We are getting closer to having an empty nest. Our Daughter is in Denver studying to become a pastry chef and our Son is in the middle of his High School years.

Why the Owner Chose Vashon Island, WA, USA:
Just love the views and southern exposure to the sun. Mostly because this southern location had the most amount of sun that could be found on the island. We are always in the sun here on Vashon Island. You can only get here by boat. Just the first of so many special things about Vashon. Check it out for yourself. Do a search on Vashon Island.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Front Entry

    Front Entry

  • View of ferry and Commencement Bay with Mr. Rainer

    View of ferry and Commencement Bay with Mr. Rainer

  • Bedroom


  • Spacious closet and bathroom

    Spacious closet and bathroom

  • Ferry and more views of Mt. Rainier

    Ferry and more views of Mt. Rainier

  • Deck


  • Bar stool seating

    Bar stool seating

  • View from living room

    View from living room

  • Shower


  • Main Room

    Main Room

  • Close up view of Mt. Rainer

    Close up view of Mt. Rainer

  • Kitchen View

    Kitchen View

  • Bedroom view

    Bedroom view

  • Updated Entertainment center in main room.

    Updated Entertainment center in main room.

  • Another Mt. Rainier View

    Another Mt. Rainier View

  • Fire pit and wooden boat ramp

    Fire pit and wooden boat ramp

  • Kitchen


  • Point Defiance view

    Point Defiance view

  • Sunrise


VRBO #374879

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 30, 2016

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