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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2BR+/2BA – Sleeps 2-4

Rent for 30 days or more and pay no sales tax!

This cozy a-frame getaway is perfect for a couple's getaway or especially for an extended stay in the area. It is 2000 square feet 2 bedroom +, 2 bathroom home, with a full washer and dryer. It is near historic downtown Gig Harbor, within walking distance (if you like hills) to great restaurants, marinas, wine bars, yoga studios, shopping, coffee shops, and parks. Our Gig Harbor home comes with everything you need for a great getaway; wireless internet, flat screen TV with cable, dvds, and so much more. Nice parking on the quiet street in front of our home and a short walk up the scenic driveway and you can feel right at home. The home has an awesome deck to enjoy the beautiful scenery. We fell in love with Gig Harbor, and our home will be the perfect place for others who wish to explore the community.

It is located 0.7 miles from the harbor and Anthony's restaurant, Devoted Kiss breakfast and lunch, Marketplace grille, and Finholms deli. Within a mile are kayak rentals, paddle board and boat rentals, Donkey Creek Park and the Gig Harbor history museum. You will want to walk to everything, especially if you like hills. The Gig Harbor summer concerts and events and the world famous Tides Tavern and Green Turtle waterfront fine dining are less than two miles away. Several great golf courses nearby including Chambers Bay, which was the site for the 2015 U.S. Open.

Activities: marina

Tennis

Sound/bay fishing

Fly fishing

Fitness center

Medical services

Massage therapist

Laundromat

Kayaking

Groceries

Boating

Sight seeing

Shopping

Walking

Paddle boating

Restaurants

Playground

Atm/bank

Sailing

The unique benefits at this house: Close to everything, large space, amazing deck, near parks, walking paths, shopping and restaurants, history museum. This home gives you the real feel of the pacific northwest along with all the amenities of Gig Harbor. Free high speed wifi, cable TV, washer/dryer, air conditioning, and everything else you need for a week or a month of enjoyment.

There is plenty of fun to be had nearby, should you wish to go exploring. Tacoma is a 20 minute drive away. The Tacoma Art Museum and Chihuly's Glass Museum are nearby. Explore the quaint towns of Poulsbo and Port Orchard or take the ferry from Bremerton to Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle. Gig Harbor is an excellent location for exploring the Olympic Peninsula and the many islands of the area.

'We enjoyed so much staying in your cabin. The location here in Gig Harbor is ideal and the setting amongst the trees feels like we are in a tree house! Thank you for helping us have a beautiful vacation, and spend time with our family here in Washington!'

-Guest quote (May 2013)

'Thank you for sharing your piece of paradise with us! Gig Harbor is the perfect location for a family vacation. We easily visited remote locations on the Olympic Peninsula as well as the mountains, shops, and restaurants in Seattle and Tacoma. The Gig Harbor community itself is welcoming and friendly.

We loved our time in the Pacific Northwest and are grateful for the opportunity to experience your beautiful home. Hope to return next year!'

-Guest quote (June 2013)

More Details

Owner
Tammy & Mike Zeller
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Tammy & Mike Zeller

We purchased this property as a get-away when we found out our oldest son and his wife were having a baby (they live in Seattle). We are active and love to hike, walk, and golf. Find this to be a truly relaxing getaway.

Tammy & Mike Zeller purchased this house in 2012

Why Tammy & Mike Zeller chose Puget Sound South

We saw this house and instantly fell in love with the cozy feel of the space, as well as the entire village of Gig Harbor.

What makes this house unique

This house is truly unique due to the proximity of the heart of Gig Harbor, as well as the true Pacific Northwest feel of the view of the fir trees from the A-Frame Home. We'd be happy to have you enjoy this home as your own for a week or a month or a season.

Amenities

Gig Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Main floor bathroom has double sinks and separate toilet room. Walk in shower is attached to master bedroom. Upstairs bathroom has large sink area, toilet and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
  • Master bedroom on first floor with walk in shower and adjacent bathroom with double sinks. Large second bedroom on upper level with two queen beds. small room adjacent to loft upstairs with a twin bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
Notes:
Check-in time is 4pm or earlier by special arrangement. Check-out time is 11am. Note there is a $50 additional charge per stay for each guest beyond two. There is a four-guest maximum at this home.

Reviews

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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews
5

Everything you need

  • 5 of 5

Great location, close to everything, but still feels like you are in the country. Peaceful and well equipped property with everything you need. Large home with lots of beds for a family to stay and the loft would be a nice place for the kids to hang out. Owners are very responsive and helpful.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy, comfortable, beautifully decorated house in very quiet neighborhood.

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay in what we now call our "home" in Gig Harbor when visiting our son and his family. We all love this beautiful secluded property close to "everything Gig Harbor"! We will be back.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful hub for seeing family in the area

  • 5 of 5

Both my parents and extended family members are spread out over the state of Washington. Most vacations I divide my time between my mom's house and my dad's house and never really have time to see other family members. Gig Harbor was the perfect central location to spend a little time with everyone. Close enough to Tacoma for a day trip in to see my Aunt and a fun location for other family members to come and visit me for a change ;)

The house is extremely well kept and on a quiet wooded street. The master bedroom has a wall of windows and it's just wonderful to wake up to that view everyday. It's a little far to walk into town, primarily because it's all uphill on the way back. We had really great meals at The Tides, Susanne's (for baked goods and coffee), and the Devoted Kiss has fantastic breakfasts and lunch. I would definitely stay here again. Maybe next time in the summer so I could spend a bit more time enjoying the waterfront and walking trails.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kirkland, WA
5

great property reasonable price

  • 5 of 5

Roomy, good location, pretty natural surroundings, well stocked with everything you could want.

Info on how to control heat, checkout procedures, dos and don'ts clear.

One of their rules that you can't drive your car on the driveway was annoying. But I can see the landlords point of view: deep ditches on each side without any railing--if they didn't have that rule there would clearly be liability issues for them. Just be aware that you carry everything from the car to the house a fair distance. At night you need a flash night. Some of path lights weren't functioning. To be fair not every visitor has 20 boxes to carry in as we did.

All in all a wonderful property and the most affordable property with a lot of space available.

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle
5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful sight watching the snow fall! Wonderful windows allowed perfect view. The house has such a cozy feel. It is very clean, roomy, beds so comfortable. We didn't mind the walk up the driveway-certainly not a problem (we are senior citizens). So nice to have washer/dryer. Owners easy to work with and hope to return for another visit.

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wow! Wow! Wow!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this place. The cabin was AWESOME! Located in a beautiful, quiet, well-maintained neighborhood, with everything we needed included. The location was perfect for our vacation. Spent four days playing golf and visiting relatives -- located 30 minutes from three of our favorite NW golf courses. We enjoyed great meals on the harbor which is located just five minutes from the cabin.

We travel to the Seattle area several times a year, and this is definitely our 'go-to' place from now on. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Sea-Tac Aiport
Car: recommended

This is a perfect location for someone who wants to sample the many things offered in the Gig Harbor area, and maybe even is considering having their own home in Gig Harbor.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125

There will be no sales tax for stays of 30 days or longer. The tax is not required by the State of Washington for stays of 30 days or longer.
An additional charge of $50 per person per stay for each person over parties of 2. ($50 for three guests; $100 for four guests per stay)

$50 per person is added per stay for parties over 2 people. $500 deposit is due upon booking, remainder due 30 days before stay.
100% of booking fee is refundable, less $50 handling fee, prior to 60 days before check-in date. 50% of booking fee is refundable prior to 30 days before check-in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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