Alki Beach Harbor House & Tipi, 420 Friendly, Where Beach Living Meets City Life(19 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Canna friendly, waterfront, city view, 3 sleeping area, 3 baths,beach,water taxi
Is the most sought after waterfront home on ALKI. It is STEPS TO the Seattle Water Taxi and numerous activities. A home that is an artistic architectural landmark in a superb location, with a phenomenal unobstructed Seattle and Elliot Bay view. The Seattle Water TaxI cruises you in 10 minutes to Seattle’s down town and stadiums. The myriad activities, steps from your door include, kayaking, paddle boards, biking, scuba diving, beach walking and more. It is situated amongst award winning restaurants, and Alki Beach’s popular strip of numerous bars, galleries, and shops. It offer the ONLY authentic, Seattle skyline view TiPi experience, in the world.
Alki Beach Harbor House
Offers three separate sleeping areas, three bathrooms, along with numerous places within and out to relax. Soothe your soul and enjoy the view; be it by the waterfall amidst bamboo, the meditative Tea House, the Green Canna Room (for smoking pleasure, legal in Washington), the tranquil Koi Pond, the Back deck where you are one with nature, or the top City view deck, while observing Orcas, Eagles, people and numerous types of water craft. For added viewing pleasure, walls throughout the house, are adorned with the owner’s art and extensive museum quality collections. Just being will occupy and amuse you for hours.
The house offers easy commutes to and from SeaTac airport, I-5, 99, and the surrounding Seattle area. The Seattle Metro Bus system, a complimentary local shuttle, and Cars2go are STEPS away. You have 2 dedicated onsite parking spaces. You will surely have your needs and desires met as you enjoy all the amenities that accompany this fully equipped home.
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Member since: 2013
- 1800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Not Suitable For Children:
- Pets Considered:
- Smoking Allowed:
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View
- Mountain View:
- Ocean View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
There is a formal dining room table that seats 6. Outside is a covered deck with a large table and chairs to comfortably seat 6. There is additional dining seating at the kitchen bar to seat 4....moreless
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
This home has many living & sitting areas. On the first floor there's a very cozy living room and a comfortable sitting area for spectacular people watching. Additional seating area in master suite....moreless
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Add per each additional $15
- Cleaning fee per 2 $175
- Tax Rate 10%
Thunderbird TiPi package charged at $40.00 additional per stay.
Additional $100.00 refundable damage deposit with TiPi package
Alcohol and drug use are prohibited with TiPi package, due to liability issues.
Cannabis permitted in Green Canna room only.
Check in 3:00
Check out 11:00
Refunds in full up to 30 days prior to arrival.
Cleaning fees based on one couple, add $10.00 each additional person
Small dog, treated for tics and fleas, less than 15 pounds "On Approval", with $200.00 non-refundable fee/important note!!! Water features may provide danger!!
No children under 10 years old, due to numerous water features, architectural and design elements.
Payments can be made through Pay Pal, Mastercard, Visa, direct bank deposits
Read rental contract carefully, as we strictly enforce all contractual conditions and exclusions, or your deposit is forfeited.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Aside from numerous water related activities, West Seattle is known for its numerous walking/bike trails, large 'Old growth Forest Parks',( Lincoln Park, Schmitz Park, Camp Long,) Longfellow Creek walking trail, Duwamish River pocket parks and bike trail and its Chinese gardens. It hosts a Sunday Farmers Market, along with many art, music, and cultural events throughout the year.
Year Purchased: 1964
About: THE OWNERS: In the mid 60’s the Seattle skyline had the Space Needle to the North and The Smith Tower to the South. There was nothing tall in-between the two notable structures. This is when I purchased this property, thinking I would live in the small beach cottage a few years. As time elapsed Seattle was growing, memories were created that could not be made today. My children diving off the old Sea Crest Marina piers, mooring our boat steps from our front door, sailing across Elliot Bay to Seattle, are but a few. Years went by, the memories and stories flourished and I realized I loved the house and area and was destined to stay. The house was so small it needed to grow. The first growth spurt was in the mid 70’s, when the children and the house grew taller. Next came 1980, the year I met my future husband. We complemented each other’s passion for art and creating with space. The spirit of the house and its land generously continued giving us the opportunity to fulfill our visions and dreams, often in the face of local growth obstacles. Today the Marina and boats are gone, the Seattle skyline is magnificent, and the house is beyond recognition of its former self. It welcomes the multitude of changes it observes and the attention it gets.. It deserves to be shared, through it you know the owners. Our home invites you to create your own stories and memories. Enjoy!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Superb Location, water taxi to Seattle waterfront, downtown, stadiums, museums, galleries and shopping. Beach, water activities and rentals, kayaking, biking, scuba diving, award winning restaurants, home has unique features with numerous places to relax and enjoy the stunning Seattle City Skyline.
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View of Seattle Skyline from top deck
Entry into Alki Beach Harbor House
Main dining room
Second Sitting Room with gas fireplace
Master bed area.
Green Canna Room
Inside of Tea House
Beautiful zen garden with a Koi pond.
TiPi at night
A few of the 'locals' right out in front of Alki Beach Harbor House
Coming up the front walk way
Sitting room with a full view of Elliot Bay and the Seattle skyline
Main Floor Bathroom
Upper Floor Sitting Area
Sun room, both with or without retractable awning. Lovely view of the bay.
Lower level sleeping and sitting area
Waterfall amidst bamboo,seen from t.v. gas fireplace room.
Watching our eagles who nest close by.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Saturday, January 14, 2017
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