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Kayaks Included - Pet Friendly

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Seal Cove Bungalow has 90 ft. of low bank waterfront, a beach and amazing views.

Seal Cove Bungalow is tucked in a serene cove off of South Puget Sound that leads to Case Inlet and opens to views of Harstene Island. Wake up refreshed, make a pot of coffee and enjoy water views from almost every room. The wraparound deck faces the water and is great for enjoying outdoor meals or just hanging out. Relax in the deck chairs by the chiminea facing the water or sit by the fire pit with water views. Go for a kayak paddle and play hide and seek with the resident seals. Observe a wide variety of coastal birds. Stroll through the whimsical garden complete with a plum and fig tree. The bungalow has a great room design and includes a fully equipped kitchen, dining area, living room with gas fireplace, two bedrooms and a sun room with windows overlooking the water. The main living area has old growth Douglas fir floors salvaged from a farmhouse and a natural wood ceiling. Wide stone stairs lead right down to the water's edge where oysters, clams and tidal pools have set up shop.

• 90 feet of private waterfront with wide stone steps and easy access to water.

• Panoramic water views from the bungalow and wraparound deck.

• Secluded, peaceful and quiet; no traffic noise.

• 90 minutes from Seattle by car or 30 minutes south of the Bremerton ferry terminal. The ferry ride to Bremerton is amazing.

• Just south of Gig Harbor near Belfair and Allyn, on Puget sound and close to Hood Canal and Mason Lake.

• 2 kayaks are available for use (April through September only)

• Launch your power boat within 2 miles of the bungalow at Grapeview Marina.

• Five golf courses, 14 county and 6 state parks are all close by.

• Enjoy local area activities: fishing, crabbing, scuba diving, clamming, mountain biking, horseback riding, annual festivals and more.

• 2 Bedrooms (queen bed in each bedroom) 1 Bath, sleeps 4.

• Fully equipped kitchen; gas BBQ on patio; linens and towels provided. Internet, TV for DVD player.

*Your pet(s) is/are welcome after owner approval and acceptance of Pet Addendum provided at reservation acceptance.

*Minimum age to rent the bungalow is 21 years of age. An adult with a minimum age of 21 years must be on the premises during the duration of the rental. No unsupervised minors are to be left alone on the premises.

More Details

Owner
Janette Roberts
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Janette Roberts

A Chicago transplant since 1994 I reside in a suburb 20 minutes east of Seattle, Washington with my wonderful partner Larry Miller and our two pooches, Vino and Bella. An accountant by degree, I run my own bookkeeping company.

My dream has always been to own a waterfront property and Seal Cove Bungalow has made that dream come true. Dear friends built the bungalow and put in the the amazing patios and alcoves. They gave me a key and said the bungalow needs to be shared. A few years later I had the good fortune to purchase the bungalow and it has remained a place to be shared with family, friends and people who seek a respite. Once you arrive you won't want to leave. The tidal cove works its serene magic on one's senses. It's the reach of the timeless into our needful lives.

Janette Roberts purchased this bungalow in 2002

What makes this bungalow unique

This cabin bungalow is an amazing place on earth. Come and enjoy the peaceful sounds of nature and engage in kayaking on the Puget Sound with the seals. There is nothing better than a quiet morning of coffee, wildlife and sea stars, a day of adventures on the ocean and a roaring fire and a glass of wine at sunset.

Amenities

Allyn-Grapeview Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • One adult with a minimum age of 21 years must be present on the premises during the duration of the rental. No unsupervised minors .
  • No pet(s) shall be left alone inside the bungalow or on the grounds. Pet owners must be present and supervise their pets.
  • One to two dogs maximum combined weight 75 lbs. Please provide detailed information about pet(s) in your inquiry (type of pet(s), breed, weight, age).
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.806452 based on 31 reviews
5

We enjoyed beautiful warm days during our stay. The house was comfortable, cozy and well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

Access to the small bay, kayaks and Sea Lions made our stay very memorable. It was everything we were looking for.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A perfectly peaceful retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this charming little cabin. The cabin is clean, orderly, and well-appointed with all the necessities for a nice getaway. It's situated in a private little cove that's alive with wildlife, including seals and an assortment of native bird species. As mentioned in the other reviews, it has gorgeous natural views from the balcony, and it has its own access to the water for swimming, kayaking, or canoeing. Highly recommended for a restorative escape from the city! Thanks!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and inviting.

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay! Even though it was summer the evenings were cool and I was looking forward to the fireplace but could not use it. Disappointed since I don't have one of my own. The slope was a bit steep for my two year old but it is a nice place for adults.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Relaxing place with a calm view

  • 5 of 5

We chose this place to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. The house and gardens are beautiful. The house layout is very cozy and we enjoyed the various porches and seating perches. The bay is well named as there was a small herd of seals that visited and climbed up on a floating dock right across from the house. Kayaking was fulfilling and there is lots to explore in the little cove as well as Harstine Island and Stretch Island north around the bend.

The place looks set up for groups but for the two of us it was just wonderful. Something we wont soon forget.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Delightful cabin and peaceful setting.

  • 5 of 5

The property is lovely and the setting sublime. The owners were easy to work with. I had hoped to go day hiking in the Olympic National Forest. The distance was really too far to make that enjoyable. Lots of weekend traffic on the Kitsap Peninsula and Rt. 101 made staying put the best option. It was a joy to stay at Janette and Larry's cabin.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect sisters weekend!

  • 5 of 5

This is the CUTEST bungalow! It is decorated wonderfully and well equipped. The cove is very peaceful and relaxing to watch the tide come and go. Kayaking was great to watch the seals and float over schools of fish. I'll be back for sure!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $20
Damage Deposit $175

Check-in is 4:00 pm and check-out is 12:00 pm noon PST.
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Reservations with pets requires prior owner approval. Please provide detailed information about your pet in your inquiry (number and type of pet(s), breed, weight, age, etc.). Pet fee is $20 per pet per night.
Holiday weekends require a minimum stay of 3 nights with the holiday weekend night rate of $250 per night applicable.
If payment is not received owner reserves the right to cancel the reservation and retain any prepaid reservation deposits.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.