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Sinclair Beach Cottage - Waterfront

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cozy Beach Cottage with terrific waterfront views

Comfortable, renovated waterfront beach cottage with stunning views of the Olympic mountains and Sinclair Inlet, sunrise to sunset. Watch ferries, waterfowl, bald eagles and sea life. Lovely grounds with roses, day lilies and lavendar in season. Explore the beach or bring kayaks, canoes, paddle boards or bicycles.

The 1,000 square footage cottage includes living area, dining area, 1 bedroom, walk in closet, 1 bath, kitchen with breakfast nook overlooking the grape arbor and utility room with sink and washer/dryer. Sleeps 5 (Queen bed, Full sofa-bed in living area, Twin roll-away.) Bathroom features vintage, refurbished claw foot tub, with shower. Other features include wireless internet, 40' HDTV, digital cable, Blu-ray DVD. The fully stocked kitchen includes range, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, blender, crockpot and waffle maker. You will find anything you need for cooking a great meal! Outdoor grill on the patio (April - October).

Getting there: Sinclair Beach Cottage is just 15 minutes from the Fauntleroy-Southworth ferry or 25 minutes from the Seattle-Bremerton ferry by car. It is an easy, flat bike ride from either ferry. The bike route from the Southworth ferry is especially beautiful along the waterfront through Manchester. The cottage is 30 minutes driving time from Tacoma Narrows Bridge. Specific directions based on your travel route will be provided prior to check-in, if desired. Check in 3 PM. Check out Noon.

More Details

Owner
Linda Culley
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 a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

About Linda Culley

I grew up in this neighborhood and on this beach. It is truly a special place. I love having guests who can enjoy the cottage and doing whatever possible to make your stay comfortable. I am recently retired from a 42 year career in Public Administration and I am looking forward to managing Sinclair Beach Cottage as my main hobby!

Linda Culley purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Linda Culley chose Port Orchard

This home has been passed down through my family and I am keeping the tradition alive. I grew up in the house next door to the cottage and my grandmother and grandfather lived in the cottage while I was growing up. Then my sister lived in the cottage for about 30 years. I purchased the property in 2014 and renovated the cottage into a vacation rental.

What makes this cottage unique

This property sits on one of the most pristine beaches in Kitsap County. It is low bank waterfront with direct access to the beach. The waterfront deck provides a 180 degree view of Sinclair Inlet, looking towards Port Orchard, Bremerton, Manette, Agate Pass, Bainbridge Island and Rich Passage. The ferries pass every 30 minutes. The beach is great for exploring for sea glass and sea shells and exploring sea life at low tide. There is a large lawn area, great for Croquet or Yard Darts (both provided). The water is great for kayaking and canoeing. (Please bring your own).

Amenities

Port Orchard Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • 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:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Claw foot tub
  • Renovated bathroom with refurbished claw foot tub and shower. Towels, hair dryer, complimentary toiletries.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Private bedroom, 1 Queen Bed with water view. Dresser, night stands, 1 chair, air conditioning, waterfront window opens, with screen provided.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Check In Time 3 PM Check Out Time Noon Guests may request early check in or late check out, it is occasionally available. Cottage Rules: 1) No more than 5 guests, including those staying; 2) Quiet hours are 9 PM - 8 AM; 3) No loud music anytime; 4) No large fires, small fires OK if no 'burn ban' and 'no wind'; 5) Please sit or play on cottage beach/mudflats. You may walk the beach and details are in the cottage; 6) Yard games must be played on the upper lawn area by road;

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Sinclair Beach Cottage - Waterfront
average rating of 4.8285713 based on 35 reviews
5

Quaint cottage in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

If you look up 'quaint' in the dictionary, you will find a picture of this cottage. We had an awesome stay here at the Sinclair Beach Cottage. This property is very well stocked; just bring your consumables. It is in a fantastic location out of the hub-bub of Seattle, with a fantastic view of the Sinclair Inlet of Elliott Bay. Close to Port Orchard and not too far from Bainbridge. You will not regret the serenity of this property! We will be back, for sure!!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice cottage - with beautiful views!

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice two day visit. Loved walking on the beach gathering shells. Saw seals and two bald eagles!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Cottage while awaiting the arrival of our third grandchild. The view of Sinclair Inlet is magnificent and.we enjoyed watching the ferries navigate the waterway while viewing the snow covered Olympic Mountains in the distance. The Cottage provided all that is needed to relax and enjoy the area. We hope the future will provide another opportunity to stay at the Cottage again.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A truly serendipitous experience! Heaven is a little closer in a home by the water:)

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful property on the banks of Puget Sound, well placed to watch the vast variety of wildlife and ferries going to and fro. Stunning photograph opportunities with the Olympic Mountains as a backdrop. The cottage is very well equipped and we wanted for nothing during our stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Tyler, Texas
4

Great waterfront home. Good location to explore Kitsap Peninsula.

  • 4 of 5

Linda put a lot of thought into making her home comfortable and equipped for her guests. She had notes throughout the house with instructions for anything you may have a question about how to operate. She was very honest about the water pressure being low, but we were able to have a nice shower if no water was running elsewhere in the house. Wonderful, wonderful outdoor areas, both lawn and beachfront. We enjoyed the beautiful flowers in the garden, but couldn't take our eyes off the boats and birds, and occasional seals that played in the water outside our windows. If you enjoy nothing else, sit on the back porch and watch the sunset over the Olympic Mountains and the water of Sinclair Inlet. It is definitely a home I would enjoy staying in if ever in the Seattle area again.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Richland Hills
5

Sweetest Cottage on the Sound

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the cutest places we've stayed at. The cottage is very clean and comfortable, has all the amenities, and there is nothing weird or quirky about the upkeep. We had a bonfire on the beach, and found lots of beach glass and shells. Our only regret is that we couldn't spend more time there. Linda is very nice and easy to communicate with. We'll stay there again if we have the chance!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Sea Tac Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Everybody's Bar and Grill
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
Southworth
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
McCormick Woods
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Tacoma
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
State Route 16
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Amy's on the Bay
Nearest Ski
90 Miles
Snoqualmie Pass
Nearest Beach
Out your front door

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65
Damage Deposit $200

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Guests may cancel 30 days prior to arrival date and receive a full refund.
Extra per night fee of $10 for each guest over 2 guests, applies only to adults 18 and over.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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