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Puget Sound Waterfront, low bank on Case Inlet in Allyn WA. Marina & boat launch

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WCs1
Space 1,536 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 3 bathroom, sleeps 6-8

WELCOME TO THE BEACH BARN, located on Puget Sound's Case Inlet next door to Fair Harbor Marina and Port of Grapeview boat launch. Bring your boat or Kayak! A peaceful waterfront escape located 1.5 hours south of Seattle. 3 bedrooms with 2 king size beds and 4 twin beds. 3 private baths, 1 for each bedroom. Great room features 22 feet of windows facing the water view. Outdoor fire pit, steps to the beach. Walk along the beach, dig clams and oysters. Large covered deck, gas BBQ grill.

ABOUT THE HOUSE

KITCHEN: Large, roomy, open, newly remodeled with white shaker cabinets, granite counters and slate finish GE appliances. Lots of counter space and a peninsula with 4 bar stools. Huge 9 foot wide picture window above the sink to take full advantage of the view. Fully equipped with plenty of pots, pans, dishes, utensils, mugs and serve ware.

LIVING ROOM: Beautifully updated living room features a propane gas shiplap covered fireplace and large windows overlooking the waterfront view. 55" HD smart television with local channels, Roku (Netflix and Amazon prime video, etc) included.

DINING ROOM: Table with 2 benches and 2 end chairs seats 6-8.

MAIN FLOOR BEDROOM: This bedroom features a plush king sized bed. The main floor bathroom with shower is adjacent to this room and when the sliding barn door is closed, the privacy of an ensuite is created.

UPSTAIRS MASTER BEDROOM: 180 degree water and marina views await you in this oversized master suite. King sized bed plus twin daybed with pull out trundle sleeps 4 total in this room . 49" HD smart television. 2 large picture windows with a sliding glass door that leads you to a large deck with 2 comfy lounge chairs. Ensuite master bathroom features marble counters, tiled shower, make-up vanity counter and bench.

UPSTAIRS TWIN BEDROOM: Pair of twin beds sleeps 2. Charming sea creature themed art will delight the young and young at heart alike. Ensuite 1/2 bath includes sink and toilet (no shower).

GARAGE: Guests have access to the garage for entrance to the property and access to the washer/dryer. Parking vehicles in the garage is not permitted. The garage is roomy enough to store your water toys, kayaks, coolers, etc. with plenty of shelf space to spread out.

DECKS: The lower deck is covered and features dining table for 6 and separate seating area with 2 chairs and a loveseat. Lower deck has built in bench seating all the way around. Upper deck is off the master bedroom and has seating for 2 in woven adirondack style chairs. Both decks face east and have ample morning sun and are shady on hot summer evenings.

ABOUT THE PROPERTY

The driveway has room to park 4 cars comfortably. Near the driveway is an enclosed outdoor shower with hot/cold water to comfortably rinse off after a dip in the Sound. The grassy yard overlooks the water and is a great spot to relax. Portable fire pit provided. The cement bulkhead includes a short 7 step stairway to the beach and the water. At high tide, the water comes right up onto the stairs. At low tide, enjoy gathering oysters and steamer clams or take a stroll along the beach.

More Details

Owner
Diane Carter
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 August, 2018

About Diane Carter

Mark and Diane are Seattle natives and high school sweethearts who love sharing their vacation homes with guests. The Beach Barn is our latest project, purchased in Aug 2017 and lovingly remodeled with comfort and relaxation in mind. We started in the vacation rental business in 2008 with a property on Puget Sound in Shelton, WA (VRBO#150033) that is now run by Diane's sister. Next we purchased a condo in Anaheim, CA (VRBO#329422) across the street from Disneyland that has been a successful vacation rental since 2010. Then we bought a brand new mountain home in Roslyn, WA (VRBO#1151157) that has been a successful vacation rental since 2012. In 2015 we purchased a fixer upper in Renton, WA which we remodeled and is our cozy primary residence near family. Real estate is our passion and we can't wait to have you as our guest.

Diane Carter purchased this house in 2017

Why Diane Carter chose Allyn-Grapeview

We have been searching for years for the perfect Puget Sound getaway and fell in love with the location and setting of this home. Allyn, WA is a quaint beach side town 5 minutes away from our place. The property is low bank salt waterfront, bulkhead with 7 stairs, so access to the water and the beach filled with clams and oysters is a breeze. Adjacent to the property is the Port of Grapeview boat launch and the Fair Harbor Marina. We don't own a boat yet, but plan on it in the future! The water in front of our home is somewhat protected as it faces east toward Treasure Island, a small island in Case Inlet. It's about a 1 hour paddle around Treasure Island. The waters in front of our property are a "no wake" zone so any motor boats or jet ski's will be travelling slowly and quietly which is such a nice bonus.

The home was built in 1964 and was nicely maintained but with original decor. The layout was great, so we just updated everything and embraced the gambrel roof (barn shaped roof), added some barn like features and The Beach Barn was born!

What makes this house unique

The home features 2 huge decks, 1 is covered, and a fairly flat grass lawn all facing the water. We love outdoor living so this home felt like the perfect fit for us. The home is removed from major highways so very limited traffic noise. The adjacent boat launch is an added bonus in our opinion. We have met so many nice people and it can be very entertaining to watch.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Allyn-Grapeview in Mason County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1536 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • This property is not suitable for loud groups or parties.
  • NO GLASS ALLOWED in the recycle bin. Please place glass in the garbage bin or take home with you to recycle, or take to local recycle center.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • near the sea ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Attached to twin bedroom
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , On main level of home
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Attached to master bedroom
  • Bath 1: main floor bathroom with shower. Sliding barn door to hallway can be closed to create a private ensuite for main floor bedroom and this bathroom. Bath 2: 1/2 bath with sink and toilet is upstairs attached to twin bedroom. Bath 3: Full bathroom with shower, sink, toilet, make-up vanity. Attached to master bedroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Main floor bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , On main level of home
    Twin bedroom - 2 Single Bed , With ensuite 1/2 bath
    Master suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , 1 king, plus daybed with trundle + ensuite full bathroom
  • Lower bedroom and master bedroom BOTH have king sized beds. All 3 bedrooms have an attached bathroom. All 3 bedrooms feature alarm clocks with 2 outlets and 1 usb port for convenient charging of your devices. Every bedside has a reading lamp and nightstand.
Entertainment:
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Puget Sound Waterfront, low bank on Case Inlet in Allyn WA. Marina & boat launch
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews
5

Charming house, perfect location, completely stocked!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous weekend at the beach barn. The 3 bedrooms with their own bathrooms was perfect for our family. The beach access and fire pit and outside patio made it the perfect place to relax and unwind. The kitchen was totally stocked and everything was clean and tidy when we arrived. Would definitely stay here again :) The only bummer was the swarms of bees in the back driveway due to all the rotten apples falling off of the apple tree.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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East Wenatchee, WA
5

Love the Beach Barn

  • 5 of 5

This was a place I would stay in again. It was immaculate. It is furnished with everything a person would need. We loved sitting on the deck in the morning/evening. It was very peaceful and quiet. I would highly recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Renton, WA
5

The Beach Barn provides a beautiful and relaxing getaway! The Case iInlet view was awesome.

  • 5 of 5

Our group had visited previously in the spring and loved coming back for summer. We brought our kayaks and saw a mother seal and her 3 pups while on the water. We loved our afternoon and evening swims and floats.Delicious clams and oysters and mussels were our dinner for 2 of the nights. We limited within minutes on the beach right in front of the property. We saw deer each night, especially on Treasure Island . I am a walker and the round trip to Treasure Island and back is only 45 minutes! The house is stocked with everything you need for cooking and comfort. The decor is amazing and HGTV worthy. Going back next summer for a week! We highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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vancouver
5

Fabulous place to stay

  • 5 of 5

The Beach Barn was a lovely accommodation. There were six of us. Four adults and two children. We all spent time in the water. Weather was beautiful and the house was very well equipped. Each of the three bedrooms had their own bathrooms. I would highly recommend renting this property for a relaxing time.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Beach Barn Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the Beach Barn rental in Allyn, WA. We were out in Washington to visit our daughter and son-in-law who live in Bremerton, WA. We had five adults who stayed at the property and the accommodations were perfect for the size of our party. The house is one of the nicest VRBO properties we have stayed in. The house is beautifully decorated, clean and had all of the comforts of home. The setting provides beautiful views of a boat landing which provided us with great entertainment watching boats coming and going throughout the day. One addition to the property that would be nice would be having a couple of kayaks for renters to use. We are from the midwest and had no way to bring any type of boat to the property. Even though we didn't have those to use we would highly recommend this property to anyone!!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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sammamish, wa
5

Every Detail Covered!

  • 5 of 5

What an absolutely lovely property! Every detail was covered, and nothing was missing or out of place. The decor was amazing, the furniture very comfortable, the bedding and towels were of high quality, and the views were incredible. Diane and Mark certainly have a gift for hospitality, and anticipating their guests' needs. We will definitely be returning again, and again, and wish Diane and Mark all the best with this new, lovely property!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
3.5 Miles
Lennard K's Boat House
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Bremerton Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
4.5 Miles
Lakeland Village Golf
Nearest Restaurant
3.5 Miles
Lennard K's Boat House
Nearest Beach
In the front yard

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £115.88
Additional Guest Fee £7.73 per person per night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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