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Modern Ballard Townhome

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, den, 2.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6, rooftop deck, close to restaurants

Brand new modern home in the heart of Ballard. Main floor living room with Fully equipped kitchen. Second floor bedroom and full bath and bonus room. Top floor master suite with walk in closet and master bath with private deck off master bath. Simmons Beauty Rest mattresses in both bedrooms.

Fully equipped laundry room.

4th floor deck offering stunning views of the city and glorious sunsets over the Olympic peninsula.

1 off street parking spot.

Darren Reed
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, mandarin
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

Why Darren Reed chose Seattle

The Ballard neighborhood is a great place for walks & has parks and beaches close by. It is easy access to downtown by car or bus and has lots of options for shopping, restuarants, bars and groceries, etc. close by


Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Nearest Beach
1.3 Miles
Shilshole Bay
Car: not necessary


Ballard House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master Suite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 2nd floor bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Den on second floor (does not have door)
  • 2 bedrooms and a den
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Modern Ballard Townhome
average rating of 4.8285713 based on 35 reviews

Great location!!! Had a great time in Ballard

  • 5 of 5

Great location!!! Had a great time in Ballard

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This property is a little jewel in easy walking distance to all that Ballard has to offer.

  • 5 of 5

Our daughter and son in law live in Ballard and this property was an easy walk to their place. The place is new with a kitchen that is well equipped. Living room and kitchen and dining area are on main floor. Guest bedroom, laundry, bathroom, and den on the second floor. Master bed and bath and patio on the third floor with one more level patio that looks out on Ballard. So you have separation if that is desired. So if you want some room while you are on vacation then this is ideal. You look at what a hotel would cost and there is just no comparison.

Very easy walking to Ballard's restaurants, bars, and shopping. QFC (grocery) is 5 blocks away. You really don't need a car. Mass transit or Uber are readily available.

My wife and I travel a reasonable amount and wouldn't hesitate to be critical if there were any problems. But we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thank you Darren and Tingting.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mumford Ny USA

Great place, loved it!

  • 5 of 5

This property perfectly suited our needs on our recent visit to the Seattle area- clean, well maintained, and cozy yet enough space for us to spread out comfortably. Though we never met our hosts in person, my communications with them before and during our stay made accessing and leaving the premises an easy-peasy breeze!!!! Parking WAS a little tight, but thanks to previous reviews I made sure to rent a compact car so it was very doable. Would not hesitate to stay here again!!

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best Location in Ballard

  • 5 of 5

Stayed four nights in October. The house suited us perfectly - great location, well set up house. Darren and Tingting were great hosts who provided lots of help and useful information.

The neighbourhood felt particularly safe, even walking home after dark.

I would recommend this property without hesitation for anyone wanting a stay in Seattle. Ballard is a delightful area without the hustle and bustle of downtown.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved the rooftop patio!!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful townhouse in a great location. Easy walking distance to the shopping and restaurants in Ballard. We stayed for 2 weeks and enjoyed amenities in the area including the library, fitness facilities, unique stores and great food! The Ballard Locks are quite close, as well as a beautiful park, Golden Gardens. The proximity to Downtown Seattle, Queen Anne and Magnolia was perfect for us. The space in the townhouse worked well for us with 2 adults and 2 kids. There are a lot of stairs, but this was not an issue for us. We enjoyed dinners and glasses of wine on the rooftop patio. A great place to spend time in Seattle!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice house, great location

  • 5 of 5

The house was very nice - three stories, modern and very clean. Very comfortable bedrooms/beds, and a well stocked kitchen for cooking meals. It was a nice location to return to after a day of sightseeing.

The location was another very strong point for the house. About 10 - 15 minutes from downtown Seattle (Space Needle, Pikes Place, etc) and you don't have to get on any freeways. Some major arterial streets leading into downtown were easily accessible, and even during the commute rush, were not unmanageable. Also many good restaurants and grocery stores within a mile or so as well.

Couple of minor issues to be aware of, however. First, the parking spot assigned to this unit is almost unreachable with anything larger than a compact car. We had a Camry and had to make about 10 shuffle moves to get into it; we ultimately had to back out to the street because we couldn't turn around. Would recommend visitors park on the street near the home rather than trying to get into/from the parking spot. There was parking available most of the time on the street (many others parked there as well) within half a block of the house.

Second, the front room window is a bit disconcerting. People walking by on the street could look directly into the front room while we were eating or watching TV. A window covering for the high part of the window might be in order to minimize that view.

All in all, highly recommend the home for future visitors. Darren and Tingting were great and easy to work with.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for adding to our list of flattering and informative reviews. I will re-install the blind on that window, it took a while to reorder the mounting hardware and it got lost to during this summers remodeling. I was hoping the frosting on the lower half of the glass would suffice but I guess not. Sorry about that to all the folks that has to put up with that. On a different topic...the new carpet got installed this week, which should lighten up the second floor a fair bit. So please come back soon and enjoy another stay even more than the last time.
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90
Damage Deposit $500

no pets please

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.