|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
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Secluded from the outside world, yet only minutes by air or ferry from downtown Seattle lies one of the best waterfront retreats in the Puget Sound Region.
The inside boasts 3,700 square feet. Large windows let in plenty of natural light. Multiple fireplaces and fire pit make the evenings cozy all year round.
Sunsets are stunningly beautiful. Mornings are pristinely serene and accented by nature’s bounty.
Designed for privacy between levels if desired (e.g. 2 families, or parents & kids…), or for easy interaction. The upper level features living room, dining, with the master with bath, 2 additional bedrooms and bath, laundry, full featured kitchen, large deck with barbecue and table seating for 20, lounge chairs. The lower level features 2 bedrooms, bathroom, full featured kitchen, media/family area, entertainment room with ping pong table and bonus bed, and direct access to fire pit area.
Total of 1 king size bed, four queen size beds and one twin. Very comfortably sleeps 11 and entertains many more without feeling a bit crowded. A wonderful layout for a very large family or for multiple families -- and and still cozy if for a small family.
The house sits on 1 1/4 acres and is very private and quiet. It overlooks a sheltered bay on Puget Sound that is great for beach combing, swimming, and kayaking. (Kayak and paddle board rentals in nearby Port Gamble. Deliveries and pickups possible. ). Walk the few steps to explore our private beach and gather your own clams and oysters for dinner. It’s wonderful to walk along the clean beach with few people around. Explore for miles.
A gas grill just outside the upstairs kitchen and two picnic tables make outdoor dining easy. Later you can watch the sun set on the bay.
Gather for conversation and story telling around the fire pit, roast hot dogs and make s’mores. Wonder at the stars – far more than visible in the city.
Equipped with 2 quality TV’s and cable access, there are plenty of options for one's viewing pleasure. Wifi internet serves the entire house.
On an inlet of Hood Canal, just ten minutes drive to the lovingly preserved 1860’s waterfront town of Port Gamble, twenty minutes brings you to the charming Scandinavian town of Poulsbo, forty minutes to historic Port Townsend with its antique galleries, cultural events, charming restaurants, and seventy minutes to Port Angeles where you will find quick ferry access to Victoria, Canada, plus incredible mountain scenery at Hurricane Ridge in the Olympic National Forest. Nearby golf and range.
A notebook with extensive recommendations for day trips, events, local restaurants and fun excursions is on the table when you arrive.
Come to this special place and enjoy a piece of Puget Sound paradise. We look forward to your visiting soon!
We are both busy professionals who love the Northwest beauty and vitality.
Yuan purchased this house in 2009
In a wonderfully comfortable dual kitchen home for 10+ guests, large or multiple families, great spaces, huge entertainment deck overlooking a gem of a setting on Puget Sound. We love the setting, the forest, the quiet, the views, the serenity, the shellfish, walking in the area, short country drives to nearby towns including Kingston & Port Gamble & Poulsbo among others.
Two kitchens on each of the two living levels are GREAT for large families or multiple families. Separate when desired, and together when desired.
The views from the huge deck, living room, dining areas, upstairs kitchen, and from the fire pit are amazing.
You are definitely in the country off a country road, a driveway, and extremely quiet surrounded by trees, forest, and on one of the best bays in all of Puget Sound. Nonetheless you have the bonus of being central to many wonderful places to visit and enjoy.
My 4 sister's and I have made this our yearly quilt retreat. What a wonderful place to be. The house is spacious and beautiful. And you can't beat the view. No matter what the weather was like it was fine. The house was well equipped. Thank you Yuan and Greg for sharing you lovely house. We will be back next year!
The Shearer Sisters
We had a wonderful time reuniting with old friends from over 40 years ago. Everyone enjoyed this beautiful home. We had oysters from the Bay with our Sunday Salmon dinner. The kitchen was well equipped. We had one friend who was wheelchair bound and the ramp off the deck was perfect for access to the house.
Thank you for making our reunion possible and allowing us to stay in your beautiful home. We had so much fun!
Had a fabulous time at Oyster Heaven. It's very secluded and peaceful with wonderful day trips in every direction. If you want to disconnect from everything...you can do that here. If you want to hike, ride bikes or just take scenic drives...you can do that here. We really enjoyed the light house in Hansville and the beautiful beach there and it's only 15 minutes away. Port Gamble is so adorable and Poulsbo has some great restaurants. The house has everything you need and lots of space for everyone. We are from Vegas and Hawaii, so found the downstairs cold even in June, but the bedding on the beds is thick and luxurious and makes up for it.
Beautiful property and super responsive owners. We came during winter--and found the location to be ideally located only 15 min from historic port gamble and 30 min from Polusbo. There are great big water facing windows, a fireplace in the living room and a wood chip stove in the downstairs area to keep things nice and toasty on cold winter nights. Lots of space in the kitchens (two kitchens!) for cooking and lots of tables for playing puzzles/cards/board games. And with a TV downstairs along with ping pong/foosball and air hockey, the "kids" in the group were well occupied. We had every comfort we wanted inside, and the shore was very easily accessible down wooden/stone steps to the water. And if you desire to catch oysters fresh from the bay, you really will think you've died and gone to heaven. Makes me want to come back in summer months to actually get into the water and spend time on the deck. Would definitely recommend to friends.
We had a reunion of close friends at Oyster Heaven. The experience from beginning to end was fantastic! The owners responded quickly to all of our enquiries. The home is very tastefully furnished with many upgrades and amenities. There are even two full kitchens, one on each level of the home. The weather was so wonderful that we spent most of our time out on the spacious deck enjoying the waterfront. We kayaked, swam, collected berries and oysters, and dug for clams. Be sure to stay as long as possible because there is lots to do! We highly recommend that you consider Oyster Heaven for a large group.
Our family traveled from all over for this vacation. We had a grand time! It's perfectly secluded but close to all the great little port cities in the area. Great kitchen space , although not all of the appliances worked. The basement is a little damp and musty..we put kids down there who didn't mind so much.
MUSTS DO's: Visit the charming beach towns of Poulsbo, Port Gamble, Port Townsend, hiking Hurricane Ridge, multiple festivals, ferry to Victoria BC from Port Angeles, golf, rustic walks, clam digging & oysters on our beach...
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Prime and Holidays
May 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Property Damage Protection||$99|
Holiday rentals are any rental that overlaps onto a holiday and are a minimum of three nights at $550 per night.