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Wallingford Terrace Sky - View of Lake Union and Downtown

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Top floor of duplex, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4

This updated top-floor duplex is located in one of Wallingford's charming turn-of-the-century homes. Set on a quiet street with a private entrance, tall ceilings, and hardwood floors, this 1 bedroom, 1 bath home boasts cozy and carefully selected furnishings, a large and fully stocked kitchen, and all of the comforts of home.

The living area has seating for 4, dining for 4, a large flat-panel TV set with cable and Roku, and a gorgeous view of the Seattle skyline across Lake Union from the living/dining/kitchen areas and the balcony. The living room has an uncommonly comfortable queen-size sleeper sofa with a thick foam mattress.

The bedroom features a queen-sized bed, and the living room has a queen sofa bed with a Sealy Posturpedic mattress. All mattresses are high quality and very comfortable.

You can also rent both the upstairs and the downstairs to book the entire house with comfortable sleeping for up to 10 adults, 2 kitchens, 3 baths, 3 bedrooms, and 2 queen sized pull-out sofas! Both top and bottom are also child friendly.

If you are not already familiar with Wallingford, you are in for a treat. The house is located within 6 blocks of some of the best restaurants, coffee shops, storefronts, parks, and sights that Seattle has to offer. Walk to Lake Union, Gasworks Park, the Burke-Gilman Trail, Fremont, the University of Washington and more. 

We are a 2-minute drive to 99 (Aurora), 5 minutes to I-5, and 5-10 minutes to the 520 bridge. This provides the perfect commute to locations throughout Seattle and the East side. Street parking is available, and a dedicated driveway is available upon request.

More Details

Owner
Samantha Pearson Clark
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 12, 2017

About Samantha Pearson Clark

I have lived in Seattle for 14 years. I live downstairs, work from home, and am happy to answer any questions you may have or suggest fun activities in Seattle and the Puget Sound.

My family and I enjoy our free time exploring the city, attending cultural events, making and appreciating art, and roaming the Puget Sound region in our Westfalia and our sailboat.

Samantha Pearson Clark purchased this house in 2010

Why Samantha Pearson Clark chose Wallingford

I knew this was a great property when I first saw it from the street, and I saw it as home instantly when I walked inside. We feel fortunate to have a private and lovely apartment upstairs for visiting family and friends, and we are honored to share it with you so that more families make happy memories here.

What makes this house unique

The kitchen, dining and living areas open up to a balcony with French doors and a gorgeous view of downtown from across Lake Union. Also, we have outfitted this rental with all the comforts of home. We have made Thanksgiving dinner in the kitchen and have outfitted it accordingly.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you very much for the wonderful experience of staying in your apartment. Everythign is wonderfully set up and comfortable, and the view of the Seattle skyline is tremendous.
Nov 2014
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Amenities

Wallingford House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • We provide plenty of towels and washcloths for 4 guests, as well as 2 nice terrycloth robes, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, and lotion. A hair dryer is also provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , New fold-up wooden crib with mattress stored in closet.
  • The bedroom features two night stands, two touch-activated reading lamps, an alarm clock, a dresser, and a walk-in closet.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
We are pleased you have found Wallingford Terrace. If you are looking for a quiet and comfortable home for your time in Seattle, you have found a treasure!

Reviews

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Wallingford Terrace Sky - View of Lake Union and Downtown
average rating of 4.892857 based on 45 reviews
San Diego, CA
5

We Stay Here on a Regular Basis

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in the top floor apartment multiple times. When we plan a trip to Seattle this is the first place I look to see if it is available. Close to major sites, yet out of the hustle and bustle. We discovered a great ice cream place near by this time. (do not remember name)

Samantha has figured out how to stock this apartment to take care of all your needs. I highly recommend this place.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location, and nice stay

  • 5 of 5

Had a fantastic stay at this location. Very clean, almost everything here you need to feel at "home" while away.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for comfort, location and views of Seattle

  • 5 of 5

The Wallingford Terrace turned out to be perfect for our visit to Seattle. We needed to be close to the university and in the neighborhood where my daughter is living. We were able to walk to several charming restaurants. We enjoyed sitting on the balcony drinking our coffee and enjoying the afternoon sun- with views of the city skyline! The home contained everything we needed to enjoy a comfortable stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A gem in Wallingford/Seattle

  • 5 of 5

We used this rental for 11 weeks when a new granddaughter arrived. The second story of a home, the apartment has a private entry and adequate space for two, with French doors in the open living dining and kitchen area providing a nice view of downtown Seattle. The kitchen is adequately equipped with pots, pans, utensils, serving and microwave dishes, good knives. There’s a nice supply of staples like spices, flour, coffee and tea (nice Keurig), olive oil etc. A washer/drier is great to have for extended stay. Location is ideal: shops/grocery on 45th, dry cleaners and convenience store 2 blocks away, many restaurants, coffee shops, bakery within 4-5 blocks, good walking trails, multiple bus lines, easy access to freeways. Highly recommended--which we hate to say because we want to come back!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

more than a "room with a view"

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time staying here, and the "warm up" for a longer stay later this year to help our daughter with a new baby, who lives just 4 blocks away. Samantha was prompt and responsive to our questions as we chose this property on VRBO. The apartment is the second floor of this home in the quiet residential area of Wallingford, with a private entrance. The apartment is spotless, nicely furnished, with a well equipped kitchen, quality towels and bedding, and exceedingly quiet if you have work to do or want to sleep. The kitchen living and dining area all look out on a long row of French doors that lead to a small balcony that looks out to Lake Union and the downtown Seattle skyline--a beautiful view day or night. The location is great for shopping, groceries, coffee, restaurants, major bus lines all within easy reach. Samantha responds immediately when you need something. A lovely site and perfect VRBO for our needs.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

just like home!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I were lucky enough to find this lovely home for the July 4th holiday. This home is PERFECT to enjoy the fireworks from Gas Works Park just a couple blocks away. We had front row seats for the show from the balcony and didn't have to deal with the huge crowds. The kitchen had everything we needed to prepare 2 dinners - we just had to supply the groceries. Both beds (sofa bed) were very comfortable. We preferred to sleep in the livingroom so we could have the doors open for the fresh air. The Wallingford neighborhood is just beautiful and is close to everything you want to see in Seattle. Samantha was wonderful to deal with and responds promptly with any questions. I highly recommend this home, and will rent again on our next visit!!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Seattle Tacoma International
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Cantinetta
Nearest Ferry
4.8 Miles
Seattle Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
1.7 Miles
Green Lake Pitch & Putt
Nearest Train
6.2 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1.3 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Cantinetta
Nearest Ski
58 Miles
Snoqualmie / Alpental
Nearest Beach
5.5 Miles
Golden Gardens - sandy, play area, fires, grills
Car: not necessary

Wallingford Terrace: the perfect location for any mode of transit.

By Foot (walkscore: 86)

* 4 blocks/10 minutes to Lake Union, Gasworks Park, Essential Bakery, and the Burke-Gilman Trail

* 4 blocks/10 minutes to Wallingford Playfield (playground, wading pool, tennis, basketball, and field)

* 15 minutes to central Wallingford (grocery store, pharmacies, eateries, venues, shops)

* 15 minutes to central Fremont (PCC natural foods, eateries, venues, shops, Sunday Market)

* 20 minutes to the University of Washington via Burke-Gilman Trail 

* 30 minutes to Seattle Pacific University and Queen Anne

* 30 minutes to the Woodland Park Zoo and Green Lake which features a 2.8 mile paved running/walking loop and park with indoor swimming pool, community center, playground, boat rentals, tennis courts, softball fields, basketball courts, and more

By Bike (bikescore: 84)

* 4 blocks to the Burke-Gilman Trail, a 27-mile recreational trail along Lake Union and Lake Washington

* Main streets have dedicated bike lanes

* All Seattle buses are equipped with bike racks

* We have a basic loaner bicycle available for your use (upon request), and there is a great bike rental place nearby.

By Bus

* 2 blocks to the #26: Downtown, Fremont, Green Lake, Ballard

* 3 blocks to the #31/32: Children's Hospital, University of Washington, U District, Fremont, SPU, Seattle Center and the Space Needle, Magnolia

* 4 blocks to the #16: Downtown, Green Lake, North Seattle Community College

* All of these routes connect with the Link Lightrail, which runs south to Sea-Tac airport

By Car

* Although we are on a quiet street, we are two minutes from 99 (Aurora) and five minutes from I-5 near the 520 interchange

* Two minutes from I-5 Express Lanes (a commuter's dream)

* ZipCar and Car2Go cars available nearby

* Enterprise Car Rental provides complimentary pick-up and drop-off service

* Street parking is available, and dedicated off-street parking is available only upon request

By Boat

* Within 4 blocks of a long stretch of marinas along North Lake Union, and within 5 miles of Shilshole and Fisherman's Terminal

* Kayak, canoe, paddleboat, sailboat, and motorboat rental resources nearby.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

One-time Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 9.6%

For short-term rentals, we offer a 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. Rentals longer than 30 days have a 75% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date and a 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival rate. Check in is anytime after 3pm on the day of your arrival. Check-out is by 10am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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