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CREEKSIDE HOUSE - Your Private, Family-Friendly 'Home-Away' in the U District

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

Overview

About the property

Delightfully Updated 2 Bed/1 Bath Home with a Lush Wooded Garden and Stream

PLEASE NOTE: Stays at this property are limited to a maximum of 29 days.

Creekside House has an inviting, lodge-like vibe with a spacious living and dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a beautifully updated bathroom. A European-style heat pump/AC unit keeps the house cozy in cooler months and cool in warmer months. Two bedrooms will accommodate a total of four guests. The lovingly landscaped 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 a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 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:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • 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 - Your Private, Family-Friendly 'Home-Away' in the U District
average rating of 4.967213 based on 61 reviews
5

Very nice

  • 5 of 5

Loved the property and it was the perfect place to stay

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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McMinnville, OR
5

Love Creekside

  • 5 of 5

Another great stay at Creekside! We come to Seattle quite a bit and we are always disappointed if Creekside is already booked as we have become accustomed to calling it "our home away from home!" Location is great for us, the home is always clean, the beds and furniture comfy, and the neighbors (owners) are the best! Thanks again Kathleen and Doug for another great stay...we will see you again in November!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, clean, quiet home

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying in this beautiful house. It had everything we needed, including a fully-equipped kitchen. The house was absolutely immaculate, and we would stay here again in the future.

Thanks!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

House and grounds are immaculate. Beds very comfortable with great linens.

  • 5 of 5

We appreciated all the attention to detail, organization and extras that the owner had put into the house. We had a wonderful time visiting family and would definitely rent again. Kathleen is a wonderful host.

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

Wonderful stay!!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great find in a lovely area of Seattle. Four days was definitely not enough. I would love to come back one day and stay here again. The house was spotless also as an added bonus!!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Palo Alto, CA
5

Cozy and wonderful Seattle home!

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved staying here! It was super clean and the accommodations were wonderful. We would stay here again in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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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

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Damage Deposit $250

If you need to change or cancel a reservation at any time, please contact the owner (1) by phone call to 206-225-8083, or (2) by email through the VRBO site.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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