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Central to Everything Seattle (Family-Friendly)


Property Details

Updated: Oct 7, 2016
lovely 3 Bed Home in heart of Seattle

Charming, clean, picturesque home in perfect location for exploring Seattle (1.5 miles to downtown).

This three bedroom dutch colonial is located in the center of historic Queen Anne, near everything. The house comes with full amenities (cable, dishwasher, internet, laundry, etc.), and accommodates 6 comfortably.

The house is baby-proofed and owners can provide baby 'amenities' for guests if needed. Groceries can also be provided as a service (contact owner for details).

The house is tucked back from a lovely and quiet street, with a welcoming garden in front, and a private fenced-in backyard with alley access.

Upper Queen Anne as a neighborhood is quiet despite being in the heart of Seattle, and there is plenty of free parking.

Within a few blocks you have the best Seattle has to offer in restaurants, shopping, exploring, sightseeing, etc...all in walking distance! A 5-7 minute cab ride (20-30 minutes walking) will land you downtown Seattle, South Lake Union, or Fremont. 10-15 minute cab ride gets you to Capital Hill, UW, Ballard or Sodo. Bus line is one block away.

House Amenities


-free laundry


-3 queen beds, 1+ bath

down comforters, down pillows, etc.

-Shampoo, soap, towels, etc.

-coffee, tea

More Details
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bath
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

My name is Blair and I'm glad you are interested in this house. I've lived in Seattle my entire life, and would be happy to help you plan your trip. Please let me know if you have any questions. -Blair

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Speaks: english

19 Reviews

based on 19 traveler reviews


Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

Cute, clean, home with a responsive caretaker. Would stay there again... Great times!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Denver, CO

Not as advertised

  • 1 of 5

Great location. But extra bathroom was a toilet in an unfurnished basement with a curtain, and a utility sink. Hardly useful. Landscaping needed some serious trimming both in the front and backyard. Backyard patio furniture dirty and unable to be used. Also spider were found in master, bathroom, back porch, basement. Child proofed? Not even basics covered: No cabinets were locked, cleaning products under sink, no gate for stairs, table corners exposed. The screens in windows were barely in and kept falling off. Place needs some work. I guess the beds and sheets were clean.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sam, Thanks for your stay, and feedback. Sorry to hear the place wasn't up to standard. I'll certainly improve the property based on the items you listed. I'll also make sure I mention in the instructions that the baby gates, high chair, and pack n play are all located in the basement. It's true the 1/2 bath is in the basement, and not modern but it's just intended for a quick break should somebody be using the main shower. Thanks again, Blair
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Awesome home, awesome location, perfectly clean and well kept.

  • 5 of 5

What a delight. The family loved feeling like they were at their own home in Seattle. Queen Anne is the perfect place to stay while visiting if you have a car.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute Queen Anne Spot

  • 4 of 5

This is a great spot for people who want to be close to Queen Anne and have a relaxed time. It is also centrally located and makes sight-seeing trips very easy.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bellingham, WA

We cannot recommend this home

  • 2 of 5

The manager was easy to work with. All correspondence with him was prompt and professional. He allowed us early check-in and refunded our Security Deposit quickly.

The house is not clean. This is not an exaggeration. We rent vacation homes often, and this is our first experience with a home that had 4-5 Star ratings that was not clean. The kitchen, especially, was just dirty. Sticky floors. The oven and fridge were filthy. The counter tops were sticky and had not been cleaned. If you moved things on the counters, there was old standing liquid behind the coffee maker, etc. The beds were not comfortable and you sank in the middle. The bathroom, though not as dirty as the kitchen, also needed to be cleaned. The home was just in general disrepair. Broken blinds, broken fans, burned out light bulbs. The toilet in the basement is typical of homes that age, but it is literally a toilet on a basement floor with a shower curtain around it. We arrived on a cold day and the old style furnace had to be restarted and took hours to warm up the house.

There were a couple of pieces of great furniture and some nice art. A great shower head and wonderful heated floors in the bathroom. The location is good. This could be a really nice place with some attention.

We cannot recommend this house because of the lack of cleanliness and the other issues outlined. We had actually read one of the negative reviews and because of the manager’s response, felt that the review was a fluke and went ahead with our booking. We regret that.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Terri. I'm so glad you decided to leave and open and honest review! We've had some turnover recently, and it's obvious that items on the cleaning list are being left undone. Items that you've done a great job highlighting for me. It's this kind of feedback that allows us to get better. We're not a fortune 500 hotel chain but cleanliness has to be #1! After a busy summer of guests, it seems some items need to be replaced. Blinds, and fans are the easy ones!...I'm out buying new beds today. Sorry you had to deal with that. Nothing's worse then a bad mattress. Unfortunately this old house does have a few quirks. If the furnace is left off for a few days it can sometimes require a re-set. This is common with an older oil furnace. We're installing a nest thermostat to make sure the furnace continues to run when the house is vacant. With 11 5-Star reviews, we know that 2 star reviews just keep us sharp! Thanks again for staying with us! Blair
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Could Use Some Help Here.

  • 3 of 5

Yes the location is great. And there are three bedrooms as indicated. And the neighborhood is nice. BUT,

there is no way this can be called a 1.5 bath. A bit of a misrepresentation. There is one bathroom up the stairs for the renters. No main floor bathroom. The floors creak, the doors squeak because the house is old. Not so clean. The kitchen has pans - ones you really do not want to use. No pepper. The ice maker does not work.

Other than that it is nice. B

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi There, Thanks do much for your stay and review! The house is about 100 years old so the floors will squeak a bit, and the 1.5 bathroom is the only option we can list the house as. We certainly want people to know if you have bathroom emergency and someone is in the shower, you can still use another toilet. Being in the basement it gives you the privacy you need, albeit a bit underwhelming to the eye. After a full summer of renters it seems we need to replenish a few items. Thanks for letting me know they'll be ordered right now. Please come back anytime. Blair
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From the Owner

This is a beautiful house located in one the premiere neighborhoods in Seattle. You are central to everything, and you can walk to anything you might need.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Seatac at 15 Miles Nearest Barpub : Targys at 500 Metres Nearest Ferry : Downtown Seattle at 2 Miles Nearest Golf : Interbay 9 Hole/Driving Range at 1 Miles Nearest Train : Seattle at 2 Miles Nearest Motorway : I-5 at 1.5 Miles Nearest Ski : Snoqualmie at 40 Miles Nearest Beach : Seattle Waterfront at 1.5 Miles Car: not necessary


Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 27 - Dec 1
3 night minimum stay
Christmas Holiday
Dec 23 - Dec 28
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $100
Tax Rate 9.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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From the Owner

This home is very private, and and in a lovely quite neighborhood just two blocks from a large park, and 5 blocks to historic Queen Anne Avenue.

Property Type

  • house


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...

Location Type

  • Downtown


  • arboretum
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing

Floor Area

  • 1700 sq. ft.


  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, tub, shower, Heated Floors!
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3


  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...


  • Guests provide their own meals

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