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'Creekside House' A Private Home Near U-W, Seattle Children's and Univ. Village

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 930 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Freshly renovated, gracious 2 bed/1 bath home with lush wooded garden and stream

VRBO GUESTS PLEASE NOTE: Stays at this property are limited to 29 days or less.

Creekside House has a comfortable, lodge-like living and dining area, a full-size kitchen, and a beautifully updated bathroom. A European-style heat pump keeps the house cool in warmer months. Two compact bedrooms will accommodate a total of four persons. The backyard overlooks a wooded garden and bubbling stream and features a paved patio and a fire pit.

Located in the northeast Seattle neighborhood of Bryant, Creekside House is within two miles of the University of Washington, Husky Stadium, the UW Medical Center, Seattle Children’s Hospital, I-5, the 520 Bridge, Magnuson Park, and Seattle’s premier outdoor shopping and dining mecca, University Village. The Sandpoint Metropolitan Market and View Ridge PCC Natural Market are each a five-minute walk from your door. Convenient to bus lines, you are minutes away from downtown and many Seattle attractions. The 23-mile, paved Burke-Gilman Trail is two blocks away, providing you with a biking/walking/running gateway to Seattle’s parks, lakes and neighborhoods.

In addition, Creekside House offers:

• Covered parking and a three-step entry, perfect for mature visitors or those with mobility limitations.

• An open-plan living and dining area with a vaulted wood ceiling.

• One-of-a-kind décor featuring a 19-foot, hand-built kayak, antique snowshoes, original photography, and other eclectic touches.

• Wi-Fi, HD-TV, Blu-ray player, and an MP3 compatible sound system.

• A custom kitchen with natural cherry cabinets, granite counter tops, and a full complement of cookware, utensils, dishes, and glassware.

• Two cozy bedrooms, each with a large closet. One queen and one full-size bed accommodate a total of four guests.

• An updated bathroom with a spacious, low threshhold shower (no tub).

• A day-lit, basement laundry room with a full-size washer and dryer.

• A lovely backyard featuring a custom paved patio, comfortable seating, and a fire pit where you can enjoy the soothing sights and sounds of nature while enjoying a glass of wine or toasting marshmallows.

More Details

Owner
Kathleen & Doug Guthrie
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 18, 2017

About Kathleen & Doug Guthrie

We love to travel and enjoy staying at VRBO properties and 'living like locals' whenever we can. Growing up in the Midwest and Northeast, and spending our early career years in Atlanta and Los Angeles, we have called Seattle home since the mid-90s. With its combination of beautiful water and mountain vistas and a lively urban vibe, Seattle has been the perfect place to raise our two sons and grow a business.

We acquired Creekside House in part to stave off the infill housing boom in close-in Seattle neighborhoods. With its lush garden, urban stream and rare street-to-street lot, Creekside House became our hobby house - allowing us to design and craft our vision of a cozy, private urban retreat. As life-long crafters and do-it-yourselfers, we completed a good portion of the renovation work ourselves and have filled the house with one-of-a-kind touches which we hope you and others will enjoy.

Kathleen & Doug Guthrie purchased this house in 2007

Amenities

Bryant House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 930 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower , Low-threshhold, walk-in shower with a grab bar
  • Beautifully updated with new fixtures and custom tile.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Large closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Large closet
  • Each bedroom has individually controlled electric heating, a large closet, dresser, side chair, mirror, luggage rack, bedside lamp and alarm clock.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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'Creekside House' A Private Home Near U-W, Seattle Children's and Univ. Village
average rating of 4.96 based on 50 reviews
Bellingham
5

Fantastic Property!

  • 5 of 5

The Creekside house is fantastic. We stayed for two nights when we attended our son's AO session at UW. The house is immaculately clean and extremely well equipped. The location is within an easy 5 minute drive to University Village and a 6 minute drive to UW. Within walking distance is a PCC Market. The outside patio with fire pit is great during the evening. We will definitely stay here again when visiting our son at UW.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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McMinnville, OR
5

Another great stay!

  • 5 of 5

At this time, we probably would get the award for the most visits to "Creekside." With that said, you would think that we wouldn't have anything more to say in a review....but, we always do! This visit we had our 3 year old grandson overnight...his first visit as he lives in Seattle and is our reason for the frequent visits to "Creekside." Kathleen knew he was spending the night and had a container of bubbles waiting for us for him to play with outside. Also, she had all the makings for s'mores for us, which we made out on the back patio after coming back from dinner. It is those special and thoughtful extra "touches" that make coming back to this wonderful home so inviting! We will be back in August to what my grandson now refers to as "Kathleen's house!"

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas, TX
5

Seattle home near UW

  • 5 of 5

The home was very clean. It features two nice bedrooms and a bathroom. The home is on site that is two lots long and features a very nice backyard garden. The owner lives next door and is very accommodating. She even left everything we needed for s'mores to prepare in the fire pit in the backyard. The condition of the furnishings is excellent. It also has a laundry room.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very cute house

  • 4 of 5

Best organized and stocked house ever

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best deal.

  • 5 of 5

Great location. Beautiful place. Clean. Will stay again.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful visit!

  • 5 of 5

Creekside House is a wonderful place to stay. Kathleen and Doug have thought of everything to make your visit perfect. Their home looks exactly like the pictures - beautifully decorated, top-notch appliances and very comfortable. It is very convenient to several markets and great restaurants. I only wish I had been able to stay longer!

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Jak's Steak House or Mioposto Pizza
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Jak's Steak House or Mioposto Pizza
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Bryant House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
June 2017 - Sept 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Oct 2017 - May 2018
Oct 1 2017 - May 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$180
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 10.1%

There is a $50.00 non-refundable reservation fee for this property. If you cancel your reservation, the owner retains this $50.00 reservation fee. Payments other than the $50.00 reservation fee are refundable if you cancel at least 30 days before the check-in date. Starting 29 days before the check-in date, reservations cannot be changed, and except for the $250.00 damage deposit and $75.00 cleaning fee, there is NO REFUND OF ANY KIND in the event of cancellation.

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