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Thanksgiving's OPEN! - The Victorian - Get the last 2 weeks in july 2018!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House(s), 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 4-18)

Inquire for discounts on last minute openings!

Property Description:

The Victorian at wisteria Hollow: a Tranquility Vacations Property.

NOTE: Summer 2018 dates/ rates Include all 3 houses. Booked in weekly increments. (additional $600 as cleaning fee will apply to summer dates) All others rates/ dates other than June-August 2018 would only be for this one house. Please ask if you have any questions.

The Victorian is a lovely 3-story 3200 SQFT Victorian home on Puget Sound is just steps from the water’s edge.

Bedroom Info:

Master – King bed + en suite ¾ Bathroom and Private 2nd story balcony overlooking the water..

Room 2 – Queen bed + built in desk and southern pond views.

Room 3 – Queen Bed with North and eastern views.

Room 4 – 4 twin beds with skylight (Great kids area)

Other sleeping area: Large “L” shaped couch on the ground floor.

Kitchen Info:

Large Pro-grade kitchen offering 6 burner range, oven, dishwasher, and large stainless commercial fridge. There is also a large prep island and a breakfast nook with bay window and skylight. We provide all the dishes and cookware you’ll need whip up any meal.

Dining Room Info:

Large separate dining room with views to the north as well as outstanding western views of Peugeot Sound.

Living Room:

Enjoy our large comfy “L” shaped couch while you relax and enjoy satellite TV. Enjoy south and western views of the Water from our large balcony.

Amenities:

Gas BBQ grill – Washer/ Dryer – Sport court (B-Ball, Bad mitten) – 2 Acre Landscaped grounds – 4 Kayaks and gear – Grape arbor covered picnic area – Hot Tub

Area Attractions:

Key Center Food Market. 6-Miles

Figaro’s Pizza. 6-Miles

Subway Sandwiches. 6-Miles

El Sombrero Mexican Restaurant. 6-Miles

O’Callaghan’s Wine and Spirits. 6-Miles

Penrose point state Beach. 3-Miles (pavilions with charcoal grills, Hiking trails, and great

shellfish digging)

Home Park. 4-Miles (Picnic area, Playground)

Maple Hollow Park. 4-Miles (Picnic, Hiking Trails, Beach access)

360 Trails Park. 11-Miles (Miles of biking/ Walking trails/ Equestrian trails)

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More Details

Property Manager
Kathryn
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 10, 2017

About Kathryn

At Tranquility Vacations we offer several vacation homes all over the western United states. Our homes offer unique accommodations in beautiful settings and exciting destinations.

Kathryn purchased this house in 2004

Why Kathryn chose Lakebay

This property is a beautiful Victorian on the shores of Pugot Sound

What makes this house unique

its located right on the water, you can go kayaking from the backyard

Guestbook comments from the manager

I would like to take the opportunity to let you know how much my family enjoyed our staff at Wisteria Hallow and the Cottage-by-the-Sea. Our entire family enjoyed kayaking and the peaceful walks along the shoreline. The views were fantastic. Our family enjoys taking vactations together each year and this years vacation will be remembered for a long time.
Sep 2012
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Amenities

Lakebay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - Main floor - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - 2nd floor - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single
    Family room couch - Sofa
    Bedroom 1 - Master - 1 king
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4), Baby Cribs (1),
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Fireplace, woodburning stove in kitchen, Surround sound system with in-wall speakers in living room, master and 2nd bedroom, Fully equipped restaurant quality Kitchen, coffee maker, toaster, mixer, Cooking Utensils provided-ALL BRAND NEW, luxurious linens provided-300ct, sheets, down comforters-ALL BRAND NEW FURNITURE, Ocean Kayaks, Hobbie Cat (extra charge), anchored jetdock, public launch ramp close, marina close, Rose garden, Private Beach, fully furnished patio & 2 decks, Gas BBque grill, sport court, movies, board games, library, no pets

Reviews

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average rating of 4.318182 based on 23 reviews
4

Lovely place for a family reunion

  • 4 of 5

We came in 2007 for my mom's 70th birthday, and loved it so much, we came back 10 years later for her 80th. The kitchen is AWESOME to cook for a large group. We had 23 people between those who slept over and those who came for the day. There are multiple buildings on the property that can rent separately or together, so there is room for all. We were a little disappointed that the hot tub was not working, but the staff was very accommodating for our request for late check out. Some young adults enjoyed the kayaking, and we had excellent photo ops for the group.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Linda, Thanks so much for your stay. We have the Hot tub up and running again. The pool company installed an incorrect filter cartridge but that's no longer a problem. Thanks so much for bringing your wonderful family. See you next time!
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Hyde Park
4

Great, quiet location. Charming older home. Needs a good deep clean.

  • 4 of 5

Wisteria Hollow is a quiet, awesome location on the water. The property is a large lot with beachfront, lawn, fruit trees, patio covered with grape arbor, and beautiful flowers. The house Is an old home with beautiful woodwork and a nice kitchen. We were surprised upon arriving that the house wasn't cleaner, especially with all of the rules attached with staying there. If it were cleaned up then it would be a first class property.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bret, Thanks so much for your stay! Keep in touch for your next trip we'll get you set up with our returning customer discounts. I'll speak to the cleaning staff and get them to shape up. We pride ourselves on running a tight ship. thanks for the feedback!
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5

A wonderful escape for our family

  • 5 of 5

Every year we gather with 4 other families for the kids and the adults to get away and unplug from the world. We rented the Wisteria home and the smaller surf shack to accommodate everyone.

It was AMAZING. The view from the back porch is breathtaking during any part of the day. We couldn't get enough of sitting on the porch swing. Who gets to sit on it was the most argued over topic of the week. We ate outside a lot and the acessability of the grill and eating area outside were perfect. The house was great. When the kids weren't in the water exploring on the kayaks, looking for clams and sand dollars on the shore during low tide, they made good use of the open grass area everyday. Between soccer games, volleyball games (we brought our own net), and tag they were beat... which made us parents happy as they now outnumber us.

The house is old and may need some tuning here and there but that is what gives the house its charm. It's nothing to balk about. Lake houses need this kind of charm to make you feel transported to a different place. The beds were comfy and the bathrooms had plenty of hot water for all the kids to shower consecutively. The attic room with the 4 twin beds is really cute. It does get super hot in the evenings but we just turned on a few well placed fans to blow out the hot air to a top window and it was fine. The kitchen is to die for... the grill inside wasn't working but it didn't matter, since we grilled outside a lot anyway. The stove was great and handled prep for a large number of people with no problem at all.

The kayaks were such fun for the kids. They were on them all day. The life jackets were a little dated but they had all the sizes for all the kids. It was plenty for use. The waterfront is not sandy. It's a mix of rocks, broken seashells, dirt, and algae (depending on where the tide is at that time). Flip flops will not cut it. The kids brought their Chaco sandals and they worked perfectly.

Kathryn was easy to connect with and contact when I had questions and she was super helpful. It was a great experience and we can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for bringing you huge family out to Lovely home. You guys made a tour of the whole peninsula, I am glad you were able to stay with us.
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4

it was a 4 star place with all the amenities we needed. a few things could improve the place.

  • 4 of 5

very nice and roomy place. clean for the most part, though the throw rugs could be laundered more frequently.

no toilet paper, bring your own??? Who pays for a hotel or other accommodation and does not have those very basics?

the kitchen was delightful, so big and well stocked. there was only one dishtowel and no dish clothes. had one sponge that had been used for too long.

having so many fans in the bedrooms was great and useful.

the water play was great too. so much to see and do.

they kayaks were fun, though two of them took on water , quickly! must have holes

Sorry about the hot tub,,,,quite unusable. We had brought our suits, as it was advertised.

All in all, it was a nice weekend.

Thank you.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for you stay! For future guests I'll say that with his alert I've had the kayaks repaired. They get banged around a bit with use but are quite robust and easily repaired. The dish towels were onsite just not found by this family. If something is missing a call or email before checkout most often gets the problem resolved speedily. We leave out enough toilet paper to get your stay started but do ask guests to purchase what they need beyond the initial amount.
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4

Great place for our first family reunion!

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our days on the cove! The house provided great accommodation for six adults and two children. The rooms were comfortable and the public areas (kitchen, dining room, living room) were spacious and well-equipped, while remaining cozy. The view over the water was lovely, including harbor seals and two otters. The rocky beach provided many sea treasures to find. We used the kayaks as well. The grounds provided lots of room for the kids to run around and for us to enjoy a cookout and sit around the fire.

The property would be ideal if the inside and outside received more upkeep and repair. Nonetheless, it worked well for our needs.

There are a lot of wonderful things to enjoy in the greater Seattle area. Visitors must add some travel time to leave Key Peninsula, but that is balanced by the reasonable price for the accommodations.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Karen! We recently hired a new maintenance staff to keep this historic treasure looking like it should.
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Joplin, MO
4

Nice and Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I had a great time staying in the big house. The furnishings were quite comfortable. The views and relaxing atmosphere made for a restful week that we really enjoyed. The plants around the property were just beautiful. We even had some seals come and visit the floating docks in the mornings.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Edwin, it was nice to have you stay again. Our repeat customers are our secret to success. Thanks for booking again and again!
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Sea-Tac
Nearest Beach
Our Beach
Car: necessary

State parks-camping, picnic, Clamming

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Booking Fee $250
Cleaning Fee $300

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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