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Fresh, Clean Home - close to Pike Place Market, 6 Blocks from Zoo, FREE PARKING

Fresh, Clean Home - close to Pike Place Market, 6 Blocks from Zoo, FREE PARKING

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Dec 16, 2014
King bedroom PLUS queen pull out couch, fully equipped kitchen! Sleeps up to 4

Sleeps 4! YOU CAN BOOK ONLINE WITH YOUR CREDIT CARD - you can book your stay via your credit card on this VRBO site! Why stay at a hotel when you can rent a cozy house for less than most hotel rooms?

Our rental home is located on Aurora Ave N (Rt 99!) between 46th Ave N and 47th Ave N. We are walking distance to the Woodland Park Zoo and are located in Fremont.

This is the lower area of a house and is 1 bedroom with a King bed, 1 bathroom, living room (has pull out Queen size sleeper couch), kitchen (seats 4), backyard & free parking (rates below). Our home is located in the Fremont neighborhood in Seattle and is located on one of the two main roads in Seattle - Route 99.

Living Room: flat screen TV, Cable TV, pull-out queen couch-bed, coffee table

Bedroom: small bath - king bed, closet

Bathroom: 1 tub/shower bathroom with toilet and sink

Kitchen: Equipped for self-catering with fridge, oven/stove, microwave, dish washer and utensils/cooking pans, dishes, etc and 4 person round table with 4 chairs

Parking: home has driveway and there is easy/close/free parking on both 46th Ave N and 47th Ave N.

LIVING AREA IS ABOUT 500SQFT. EXCELLENT FOR A COUPLE OR A COUPLE AND CHILD. BUT SLEEPS UP TO 4 PEOPLE!

The neighborhood of Fremont district boasts of over 50 eateries: 17 bakeries and cafes, and 17 listed bars and pubs! Whether it's The Flying Apron, a gluten-free bakery), or Simply Desserts (possibly the best cake shop in the world!), or an authentic pizzeria at Via Tribunali, you'll find it's all in your neighborhood. So is the Puget Consumer Co-op, a wonderful natural foods grocery that is amply stocked with everything from wine to ice-cream.

And then there is the shopping: bookstores, boutiques galore, music and flower shops, and the farmers market. The Burke Gilman Trail (42 miles in unbroken length!), wonderful for biking or walking, is a short walk away and borders the scenic water-way between Lake Union and the Puget Sound. This provides a wonderful in-city spot for picnicking, outside reading, or people and boat watching. In addition, minutes from your door is the famous Fremont Troll, the quaint Fremont Public Library. And the Nectar Lounge is close by, as one of the many nightlife spots

If you want to explore outside of Fremont, just step outside and a bus stop will take you where you need to go

Up to 4 people

No Smoking

$60 cleaning fee

Two night (sometimes higher during the holidays) minimum

Children Welcome

Renters are required to meet minimum age requirement

Dogs sometimes okay - just ask (they must be 100% outdoor potty trained, stay off furniture, and be crated if left alone in unit). NO CATS. $50 fee would apply if approved

4pm check-in and 11:30am check out

PAY ONLY $65/NIGHT FOR STAYS OVER 28 DAYS DURING LOW SEASONS!

See additional rate details below.

You can pay online with your credit card or mail in check (reservation not confirmed until 50% deposit received)

50% of total stay deposit required to hold reservation

Total due at least 15 days prior to arrival

At least 25yrs old to rent (copy of photo ID required)

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets welcome
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Towels provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

Gea is originally from Ohio and moved to Seattle in 2004. This is Gea's only rental property in Seattle. Gea lives just outside of the city proper with her two cats, four chickens and pretty darn big organic garden.

Speaks:: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
December 16, 2014

17 Reviews

business
Fresh, Clean Home - close to Pike Place Market, 6 Blocks from Zoo, FREE PARKING
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p449231vb
Wallingford Northwest
Vancouver, WA
4

Good

  • 4 of 5
for the price it offered, there is nothing to complain about, probably the only thing is parking is little tricky. Have to back enter the drive way on a busy road, otherwise, difficult to back out.
  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
business
Fresh, Clean Home - close to Pike Place Market, 6 Blocks from Zoo, FREE PARKING
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p449231vb
Wallingford Northwest
Oregon
5

Thank you for a nice stay

  • 5 of 5
Rented this home for a short stay for my moms 90th birthday. Close to a lot of attractions and easy to get around - we just used a ride-share for all of our comings and goings. Clean and had everything we needed. Had no problems, only good things to say about this place. Thank you
  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
business
Fresh, Clean Home - close to Pike Place Market, 6 Blocks from Zoo, FREE PARKING
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p449231vb
Wallingford Northwest
Iowa City, Iowa, USA
3

Adequate but not fantastic

  • 3 of 5
There were some things we liked: Convenience to bus stop, clean, night lights, grab bar in bathroom. Enough towels, kitchen supplies (didn't find a corkscrew, though), outlets, apparently safe neighborhood.

And some that weren't so positive:
*Posted list of rules (1)no shoes in house-would have liked to know this so we would have brought slippers (2)fine of $150 if keys not returned--although we had no keys, just a keypad, so we wondered if the other items on the list were up to date
*Wi-Fi kept requiring that we log in again, annoying
*No doorknob on bedroom door

And some things that many vacation rentals provide, and this one did not:
*Map showing where "walkable" resources are located, things like restaurants, convenience stores, Laundromat
*How-to-do list--we never did figure out the thermostat, didn't call owner because we could live with the temperature as set
  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car
business
Fresh, Clean Home - close to Pike Place Market, 6 Blocks from Zoo, FREE PARKING
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p449231vb
Wallingford Northwest
Hawaii
5

My second time here

  • 5 of 5
This is my second time staying at the unit. This is a great place for a single person, a couple's weekend vacation or a couple and small child. Very affordable and though not a large unit, it is big enough. My purpose of here on work suits this unit as it has everything you need to be comfortable. I also appreciate that the kitchen is fully stocked and that I am able to make all of my food at the unit with ease rather than having to get take-out each day - which is the normal situation when I end up staying in hotels. The owner is also doing some interesting things, which there is information about in the unit - the rain garden and the cistern (to purify and conserve rainwater) within the backyard. The home also has solar panels. I will be back again if the unit is available on my next work trip into Seattle.
  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children
business
Fresh, Clean Home - close to Pike Place Market, 6 Blocks from Zoo, FREE PARKING
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p449231vb
Wallingford Northwest
Richmond BC
3

Seattle unit

  • 3 of 5
We found the accomations comfortable and generally spacious. The well equipped kitchen was nice (we couldn't find a cork screw but other than that it had everything we needed). We also like the simple, modern decor.

The bathroom is quite small and we would have liked better lighting as this was the only mirror in the suite ( a full length mirror in the bedroom would have been nice :)

The wifii kept dropping us so we had to keep signing in which was a slight glitch for our enjoyment.

The house is off a main,busy (yes kind of noisy) street and you need to either back up into a relatively steep drive to park or back out unto the busy street- just FYI.
  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
Fresh, Clean Home - close to Pike Place Market, 6 Blocks from Zoo, FREE PARKING
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p449231vb
Wallingford Northwest
Illinois
4

Comfortable and with a Great Location

  • 4 of 5
This was a great property for us during a week-long stay in Seattle. We needed to be in Ballard mostly, so the closeness to that was great. My biggest concern, based on the previous comments, was the busyness of Aurora out front but...no, it took like 5 minutes to figure out how that worked and 5 minutes to get used to the car sounds. Seriously, it was easy.

Great place, very comfortable for three people. I would stay again.
  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway

Location

From the Owner

Location, location, location!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : SeaTac Airport at 17 Miles Nearest Barpub : Blue Star Cafe & Pub at 0.3 Miles Nearest Ferry : Coleman Dock, Alaskan Way at 4 Miles Nearest Golf : Interbay Golf Center at 3 Miles Nearest Train : Amtrak at 6 Miles Nearest Motorway : Rt 99 (Aurora Ave N) Nearest Restaurant : Paseo at 0.4 Miles Nearest Ski : Steven's Pass at 80 Miles Nearest Beach : Golden Gardens Park at 3 Miles Car: not necessary

The neighborhood of Fremont district boasts of over 50 eateries: 17 bakeries and cafes, and 17 listed bars and pubs! Whether it's The Flying Apron, a gluten-free bakery), or Simply Desserts (possibly the best cake shop in the world!), or an authentic pizzeria at Via Tribunali, you'll find it's all in your neighborhood. So is the Puget Consumer Co-op, a wonderful natural foods grocery that is amply stocked with everything from wine to ice-cream.

And then there is the shopping: bookstores, boutiques galore, music and flower shops, and the farmers market. The Burke Gilman Trail (42 miles in unbroken length!), wonderful for biking or walking, is a short walk away and borders the scenic water-way between Lake Union and the Puget Sound. This provides a wonderful in-city spot for picnicking, outside reading, or people and boat watching. In addition, minutes from your door is the famous Fremont Troll, the quaint Fremont Public Library. And the Nectar Lounge is close by, as one of the many nightlife spots

If you want to explore outside of Fremont, a short walk takes you to bus stops that will easily connect you to downtown and to anywhere else you may need to go in the Seattle area.

Unless walking is a problem, your car can stay parked; all of the above is with-in EASY walking distance.

Our home is ON Aurora Ave N, which is Route 99. This is one of the two main roads in Seattle.

Availability

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Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Sale
Dec 15 2014 - Dec 19 2014
2 night minimum stay
$65
 
 
Sale
Dec 21 2014 - Dec 22 2014
1 night minimum stay
$70
 
 
Xmas-New Year (Dec 20-Jan 3)
Dec 23 2014 - Jan 1 2015
3 night minimum stay
$120
From
$125
Sat
 
 
Jan long stay sale
Jan 5 2015 - Jan 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$70
$1,700
 
 
May 1-May 22, 2015
May 1 2015 - May 21 2015
3 night minimum stay
$120
 
 
Memorial Day 2015
May 22 2015 - May 25 2015
3 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
Summer 1
May 26 2015 - Jul 2 2015
3 night minimum stay
$140
From
$160
Fri,Sat
 
 
4th of J
Jul 3 2015 - Jul 5 2015
2 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
Summer
Jul 6 2015 - Sep 3 2015
3 night minimum stay
$140
From
$160
Fri,Sat
 
 
Labor Day 2015
Sep 4 2015 - Sep 7 2015
3 night minimum stay
$185
 
 
ThanksGiving 2015
Nov 24 2015 - Nov 29 2015
5 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
Xmas 2015
Dec 22 2015 - Dec 27 2015
5 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
New Year's 2015-16
Dec 30 2015 - Jan 3 2016
4 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$70
$1,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

  • Pet Fee $50 + Tax
  • Cleaning Fee (end of stay) $60 + Tax
  • Tax Rate 13.5%

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

Amenities

From the Owner

Many of the lovely families that stay with us email us (after their stay) with great things to say! - especially because of the location (only 5 blocks from the Seattle Zoo) and food across the street/coffee shops only 5 blocks West of the house (all walking distance). The home is on Aurora Ave N - which is a main road in Seattle (and one of the perks of the location). This is an urban environment, not a rural location, however, so keep that in mind! Our home is 1.5 miles from Pike Place Market (and downtown Seattle). The home also has free private driveway parking and double pane windows. The studio area of the home - which is 450sqft - has been fully remodeled with brand new floors, paint - and all new furniture (in January of 2013). All of our furniture is Crate and Barrel furniture; we focus on 'clean, simple, and comfortable' for the feel of our home. We have opted toward a contemporary (rather than thrift store decorated) decorating style.

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 500 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, combination tub/shower

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king, + closet and nightstand

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • 2 garden chairs

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals
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