On the Fresh Marine shores of Puget Sound, 35 minutes from Seattle by ferry or a lovely one hour Wooded drive lies Golden Cottage. In this cottage, filled with art works, sits a covered four poster bed, a full kitchen, large decks and lawns with fire pit and much much more offering a unique and varied oportunity for Privacy, Rest and Relaxation.
From this cottage,which lies 10’ from pristine Puget Sound, there is a multi-faceted magic world Available to you.
Along the shores directly in front of this cottage lies some of the finest Sea Run cut throat fly fishing in the entire Puget Sound region.
Here where the Big water from the ocean, 40 miles away, meets the beginning of the Many Islands and Inlets of lower Puget Sound there is a marine world of superb richness. There are Grey whales, orcas, sea lions, seals, otters,Salmon runs and Eagles, ducks of all kinds, ocean freighters, tugs, yachts, Sailboats, moonlight paths on the sea, rainbows and stars.
Here, if you are a photographer, there is untold opportunity. Here, if you are a painter, there is an easel for your use and glorious vistas and the gentle quiet to concentrate your art. Here if you are a writer is the opportunity of a life time to be part of a rhythm that will inspire and thrill you, guiding your pen.
If you desire quiet you will find it. If it is Family time you will love it.
Here if you want to lie in your loves arms and listen to the waves on the beach at night, feel the airs through the open night windows, this is the place for you. Romantic Weddings have occurred here in the golden sun of summer.
Here in the fall the famous Gig Harbor fishing fleets, comb the saline waters. The boats anchor in front of the cottage and in the mornings set their nets which one can see from the four poster bed.
Walk on the long secluded beach, in complete privacy.
Sunny mornings with your favorite book,, Sundays the New York Times in bed, Turkish grind coffee, and Farm fresh eggs.
All this inside the gates of a famous world class artists enclave. Here are fresh water ponds, with hatching mallards, a ten acre garden with a wide variety of plants and garden veggies, berries and apples.
Golden Cottage is also a place where those ill in health and spirit will discover peace and repose. Internationally acclaimed Virginia Mason, Swedish and University of Washington Medical Center are all within an hours drive.
This sensational world is yours, come own it and Rediscover yourself and your loved ones.
Golden Cottage lies in the heartlands of glorious Puget Sound. Use this seaside cottage as a base to explore a vast and varied world.
The many activities available are too numerous to mention however a few are:
Photography, visiting world class museums, the International Museum of Glass is 30 minutes away, the Le May Car Museum, with one of the largest collections in America is also a short 30 minute drive. Art galleries, antique shops, resturants, and national parks are all near by. The Mount Saint Helens, national monument is an hours drive away. The sandy beaches of the Pacific Ocean lie two and one half hours drive away.
Classes of all kinds abound for those who wish, cooking schools, glass blowing and painting classes.
Chambers Bay golf course, a world class links course is near as are Canterwood and Gold Mountain, McCormick Woods to name a few would provide for a sensational golfing vacation.
Catch your own salmon, climb your own mountain in some of the best rock climbing areas in the world, Mount Rainer offers guided climbs to it's 14000 + foot sumit.
The sea shore is filled with driftwood while wild ducks provide color and beauty. World class Vancouver, Canada is three hours away, bring your passport and visit another country.
Boating, kayaking, jet skis, fishing, quiet rowing on a mirror sea are all available. At Golden Cottage one is only limited by ones own imagination. Day hikes or overnite camping is close by in state and national parks and forests.