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Luxury Waterfront Home***Enjoy Nature Here!

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Last updated: 09/26/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This vacation home is the kind of vacation home you might visit to write a book or just get away from it all. Enjoy views of bald eagles, deer, blue heron, osprey, and salmon right off the deck. In addition to the natural beauty, the home was designed with your complete comfort in mind, with high ceilings, mahogany floors, and a huge kitchen and bar area. It is located 45 miles from Seattle, just outside the charming town of Gig Harbor, Washington. The vacation rental is also close to Olympic National Park, Mount Rainier, Mount St Helens, and many other great Washington State destinations.

The sleeping area includes a king-size pillow-top mattress with hotel quality sheets, right in front of the fireplace. The luxurious bed and tranquil silence ensure restful nights, from which you will wake to stunning views of the bay and wildlife.

A KITCHEN WITH A VIEW. Prepare the day's catch with a complete view of the bay and stream. The kitchen includes top-quality appliances, commercial grade cookware, a professional knife set, as well as complete sets of wine glasses, cups, plates and silverware for six. The kitchen and bar area is a great place to cook as well as chat between the kitchen and the living room while you prepare a romantic dinner for two or cook up the days catch for the family.

WILDLIFE VIEWING
For anyone who has never experienced a true Alaska-style salmon stream*, it's pretty incredible! The freshwater stream is very clear. You can see the fish right from the deck. And of course, the eagles are there for the salmon as well. The Salish House is also home to cranes, osprey and other bird life. It's the Discovery Channel right outside your door.

THE HOME IS LOCATED five miles outside of downtown Gig Harbor, Washington (a 45 mile drive from Seattle). Local shopping, dining, art galleries, a day spa, and theater are just minutes away, or you can go a bit further and take in Seattle, Mount Rainier, Mount St Helens, or the Olympic Rainforest. The location of the house is perfect for those looking to experience the great outdoors as well as have fun in the city or just relax in secluded elegance.

ACTIVITIES ARE PLENTIFUL. The property is just three miles from Horseshoe lake and Horseshoe lake golf course. In addition, it's within a 20 minute drive of three world class courses: McCormick Woods, Trophy Lake and Gold Mountain. Kayaking, fishing, sailing, hiking and beach combing are popular activities in the area as well.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 19 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$175 $200
Fri, Sat
$1,100

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $125
  • Processing (see notes) $40
  • Tax Rate 10.4%

Notes:

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Ask about our minimum stay requirements, which vary from 2-7 nights, depending on time of year and availability.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 09/26/2016
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Seattle
15 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Southworth

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

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Photos

  • Salish House

    Salish House

  • Dining with a water view!

    Dining with a water view!

  • Dramatic vaulted ceilings throughout.

    Dramatic vaulted ceilings throughout.

  • Dual sinks, wood paneled luxury.

    Dual sinks, wood paneled luxury.

  • Great blue heron waiting for his breakfast.

    Great blue heron waiting for his breakfast.

  • Nearby Gig Harbor with Mt Rainier in the background.

    Nearby Gig Harbor with Mt Rainier in the background.

  • Rent a kayak and paddle in the sound.

    Rent a kayak and paddle in the sound.

  • Our spacious well-appointed kitchen

    Our spacious well-appointed kitchen

  • Open floor plan: living, dining, kitchen

    Open floor plan: living, dining, kitchen

  • Enjoy and relax in front of the fireplace.

    Enjoy and relax in front of the fireplace.

  • Sumptuous pillow top king bed in front of another fireplace.

    Sumptuous pillow top king bed in front of another fireplace.

  • All the conveniences!

    All the conveniences!

  • Another feathered friend.

    Another feathered friend.

  • Easy access to trails and woods

    Easy access to trails and woods

  • Tacoma Narrows bridge.

    Tacoma Narrows bridge.

  • Take the car ferry to Vashon Island or downtown Seattle (or go by highway).

    Take the car ferry to Vashon Island or downtown Seattle (or go by highway).

VRBO #514479

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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