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Cute Cottage Close To Town and Bike Trails

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 440 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3

This cute country cottage is located on Shincke Road in Olympia, Washington. The cottage is located only a few miles from town, but it is in a beautiful rural location with amazing access to the Chehalis Western Trail.

The 22 mile Chehalis Western Trail runs north-south through Thurston County and connects to the Yelm-Tenino Trail.

Be sure to bring your walking/running shoes or your bikes.

This cottage is a great place to stay when in town for events held at the Capitol, St. Martin's University or the Evergreen State College.

The cottage is clean and bright with a full kitchen, bathroom, vaulted ceilings, and skylights. There is a king sized bed and a couch that folds into a twin bed.

There is easy pull through parking with room for a trailer or RV.

Our owner-occupied residence is next door so if you have questions or concerns, we are easily reachable.

More Details

Owner
Peter or Bonnie
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2018

About Peter or Bonnie

Our family loves living in Olympia. This is where I was born and the majority of my family resides here. We returned to Olympia after spending time teaching overseas and in Alaska. It is a wonderful place to call home.

Peter or Bonnie purchased this cottage in 2009

Why Peter or Bonnie chose Olympia

We purchased this property in 2009. We live on the same parcel as the cottage in a large white 90 year old farm house. We knew this property was for us because of its rural, but close to town location.

What makes this cottage unique

We love the access we have to the Chehalis Western Trail and the pastoral views.

Business License #: 603 421 921

Amenities

Olympia Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 440 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • There is a king sized bed and a couch that folds into a twin bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
The cottage is only a block away from the Western Chehalis trail. Great access point for local biking / walking adventures.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Cute Cottage Close To Town and Bike Trails
average rating of 4.616667 based on 60 reviews
Sunnyvale CA
4

Clean and homey

  • 4 of 5

Clean as a pin

Well outfitted kitchen

Owners were very nice to deal with

Easy access to Lacey and Olympia

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Salado, TX USA
5

Quiet, comfortable - home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

The property was well kept; clean; and quiet. A short drive to Olympia, but was nice to be outside of town. Pete the owner was available but not intrusive; Lilly was friendly, and obedient, and enjoyed her dog treats! Would stay again if in the area!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A great place for a stay.

  • 5 of 5

Although we were there for only two nights, we would stay again when next visiting in the Olympia area. The place was very clean on arrival, and easy to find with a wonderfully quiet country atmosphere. The location is not out of the way to anywhere in the Olympia area. For the same dollars as staying in a hotel you are able to have a home away from home. If you stay here you will be wonderfully surprised!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Adorable cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was perfect for our family of 3. The setting is beautiful.....very quiet and peaceful and just a short drive to restaurants, shops and the entire downtown area. Pete and Bonnie are wonderful hosts. We will definitely be back again!!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
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5

Loved it...

  • 5 of 5

We love enjoying the country setting of the cottage and the location works great for us. MLR & JR

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
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5

Rural with easy access to local attractions

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage is in a lovely setting on the property and as stated very close to a wonderful stretch of a walking trail. The Cottage was clean and comfortable with a nice deck to use outside to enjoy ones stay. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
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Map

Nearest Airport
48 Miles
Seatac
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
South Bay Pub
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
The Links at Hawks Prairie
Nearest Train
9 Miles
Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Interstate 5
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
South Bay Pub
Nearest Ski
87 Miles
Snoqualmie Summit
Nearest Beach
5.5 Miles
Burfoot Park
Car: necessary

Olympia Farmer's Market - 6 miles

This is a wonderful place to pick up some organic produce and lunch.

-Hands On Children's Museum - 5.6 miles

A fun filled stop for families with children.

-Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area - 2 miles

Woodard Bay provides habitat for shorebirds and songbirds, harbor seals, river otters, bald eagles, a large colony of bats, and one of the most significant heron rookeries in the state. This is a fabulous place to go paddle boarding or kayaking. The Chehalis Western Trail, which is 1/3 of a mile from our cottage, goes directly to Woodard Bay.

-Nisqually Wildlife Refuge - 9 miles

The Nisqually River Delta is located at the southern end of Puget Sound. This refuge supports a variety of habitats. This is wonderful place for a scenic walk and bird watching.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Check in at 4pm and check out at 11am, unless other arrangements have been made.

We do not charge a cleaning fee or deposit. However, we do ask that our guests wipe down counters, do dishes, and sweep the floors before they leave.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.