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SEATTLE LODGE Fireplace Grand Piano Keyless Entry Continuous Hot Shower Water

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

4Br Incl Loft, 2.5BA, 7 Beds, (1King 3 Queens 2 twins or 1 King 2 queens 4 twns)

PLEASE CHECK RESERVATION CALENDAR AND RATES PRIOR TO INQUIRING. 5 NIGHT MINIMUM IN HIGH SEASON with SHORTER STAYS AVAIL BETWEEN LONGER STAYS SEE RATES and NOTES on RATE PAGE -

City And Lush Forest Living!!! (SCROLL DOWN FOR CALENDAR) -- Ten Mins/Miles due North of Space Needle and the downtown core. This is a perfect 2000 square foot lodge set on a secluded half acre, dashed with a magical mystical fairy-tale feel. Awesome for weddings/events and lodging as it's pin-drop-quiet (no barking dogs or road noise) augmented by the calm winds rustling through the towering trees nestled in the lush Lake Forest Park located on the outskirts of downtown Seattle. The lodge sports 7 beds: a sexy loft with a queen size bed and 2 twins (or put together for one queen), king size mahogany sleigh bed in the master bedroom, sleigh queen size in 2nd bedroom, bunk-beds 3rd bedroom. Keyless entry/Push-pad front door lock with code makes for simple entry and exit for large groups. Don't run out of hot shower water with large groups at the lodge, as this vacation spot has unlimited hot water so no running out with back to back showers. The back yard is entirely fenced in for dogs and small kids to roam freely. All in all this is a woodsy camp ground fresh forest air fantasy come true.

More Details

Owner
David Wakefield
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge in Lake Forest Park in King County

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • lake
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , sink
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , sink
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , sink
  • main bathroom has jucuzzi tub
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , BUNKBEDS
    Loft Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , 1 queens and 2 twins/or put together for second queen bed
  • master bedroom 1 king second bedroom 1 queen third bedroom 2 twins set up as bunkbeds loft 1 queen and 2 twins (or the twin beds can made into one queen making two queen beds in loft total 7 beds living room couch -- not fold out.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Wood Decking
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The main bath has a very large jetted tub. The property has a tankless hot water system so no running out of hot shower water if your party is a good size.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)

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SEATTLE LODGE Fireplace Grand Piano Keyless Entry Continuous Hot Shower Water
average rating of 4.642857 based on 28 reviews
5

Paradise on Earth, Lord of the Rings trees

  • 5 of 5

If you must have stainless steel and granite counter tops the lodge is not for you. Most people might comment on the ample amount of bedding or the incredible amount of exterior glass ( 3 glass French doors, a glass slider, picture window, glass block inserts, a sky-lite twice as big as any I've ever seen in a house and two two-story glass walls). But for me the highlight was the PRIVACY. You can see the roofs of nearby houses over the privacy fence only if you stand in just the right spot on the second floor. The fully fenced back yard was paradise-on-earth for our dog. And with the 100 foot trees, I half expected Gandolf to step out of Lord of the Rings and come striding up the hill to join me on the back deck. The location couldn't have been better with a 10 minute walk to the shopping center to meet all your needs with restaurants, a grocery store, and much more.

For dog walkers, there are two nice parks (Animal Park and Blue Heron Park) less than 1/2 mile away. Both have doggie bag dispensers and waste cans. There is also a 20+ mile asphalt walkway within 1/2 a mile.

My greatest fear is that my review might cause the lodge to already be rented should we want it next year. We spent two months in the lodge and I can't imagine a better situation.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Peaceful and spiritually refreshing!

  • 5 of 5

I just stayed three nights at the lodge and found it not only to be magical and charming in the peace that permeates the entire property, but it was also scrupulously clean. All of the furniture & rugs had been steam cleaned just prior to our arrival & there were lovely fresh flowers to welcome us. The beds are comfortable and the furniture is attractive & just right for lounging in front of the beautiful fire while watching a movie. I also soaked in the jetted tub which was fantastic. It's the first time I've ever filled a tub that size where the hot water didn't run out way too soon! I will come back again as this location has a very special feel and is perfectly located for a lovely Seattle experience. I highly recommend the lodge for a truly relaxing and restful sojourn.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful and spiritually refreshing!

  • 5 of 5

I just stayed three nights at the lodge and found it not only to be magical and charming in the peace that permeates the entire property, but it was also scrupulously clean. All of the furniture & rugs had been steam cleaned just prior to our arrival & there were lovely fresh flowers to welcome us. The beds are comfortable and the furniture is attractive & just right for lounging in front of the beautiful fire while watching a movie. I also soaked in the jetted tub which was fantastic. It's the first time I've ever filled a tub that size where the hot water didn't run out way too soon! I'll come back again as this location has a very special feel and is perfectly located for a lovely Seattle experience. I highly recommend the lodge for a truly relaxing and restful sojourn.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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House Needs to be Maintained

  • 1 of 5

I will start with the positive: the area is very nice, the trees in the backyard are pleasant, the piano was a nice addition. However, the house is not well maintained. The carpets, couch and rugs are very old and dirty. The bedding is all very old as well. The mattress pads were either stained or missing altogether. The fireplace did not work. They sent someone to fix it, but he was unable to do so. We also showed the handyman several other things that needed repair. He said he would come back, but did not. The owners offered to have the carpets and couch cleaned while we were there, but we did not want the interruption. The bathroom fixtures were lose. The master toilet seat slid to one side upon sitting. The dishes are all chipped. I could go on. We tried to get out of our contract and move to a hotel. The owners would not let us out of the contract unless the place was "unliveable". In my humble opinion, it was. Would not stay there again. We use VRBO to have an experience more pleasant than a hotel.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your response. We always immediately address any concerns that renters may have though it is very rare. As in your case though rare, sometimes with same day turnover (four hours) there is not time to deep clean what the previous tenants may have may have left unclean, like couches and/or carpets, though they were in fair condition when you arrived and have now been addressed back to pristine condition. Such is the way with high summer traffic at times, though again very rare. We cannot address concerns if you won't allow it as that is part of the contract. We did fix the fireplace broken turn-on knob issue but you did not want to use the tool provided to light the fireplace. We found the plumbing to be in perfect working condition and our repairman did address your concerns. We sometimes have up to a hundred people for weddings etc and the dishes are but a few chipped, not all as you wrote. Easily rectified. "Old" is very subjective and we find with our great reviews and our own determination, that this is not the case and the listed pictures show this to be accurate. Though it has only happened once in the past in ten years, I simply think you did not like the lodge and desired to leave. Your likes and dislikes regarding homes themselves is simply beyond our control. I wish you the best in your future travels and hope you find what you need in the future to be to your satisfaction. David Wakefield
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Pretty location. House got the job done but has its quirks.

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful windows. Great hot water. Crazy light switches.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Yes there are many lights and light switches in the lodge! Sorry if that was confusing but they are all marked as to their usage as to what lights the switches will turn on. Thanks for your review and I hope you will consider us again in the future. Best wishes. David
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5

AWESOME!!!

  • 5 of 5

Gallagher Family

We've stayed here now a second time and can't say enough good things about the lodge. It's got great character. The magnificent trees and the pine forest scent are surprisingly refreshing. And so quiet, very serene. No barking dogs or street traffic. The constant insta-hot water for the showers was really helpful as we didn't run out of shower water like we have in other locations. The beds were very comfortable and the general ambiance of the lodge was amazing, especially the river rock fireplace and floor to ceiling windows. With DT Seattle so close by, I couldn't ask for a better Seattle experience. I recommend this to anyone really wanting to get away from it all and live in a beautiful home and forest setting for their upcoming vacation.

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your great review! Please consider us for any future stays in Seattle. Our best to your and yours. David
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Location

Car: recommended

Close-in home to downtown Seattle

10 minutes to Seattle's downtown core.

located 10 miles north of downtown Seattle in the lush lake forest park berg on the outskirts of downtown Seattle

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday lodge in Lake Forest Park, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
JUN THRU SEPT
19 Jun 2017 - 17 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,846
for 5 nights
From
£339
£2,511
 
 
SEPT OCT NOV
18 Sep 2017 - 20 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£624
for 2 nights
From
£236
£1,482
£3,369
 
 
THXGIVING
21 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,610
for 4 nights
From
£365
£2,511
 
 
NOV TO DEC 20TH
27 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£860
for 3 nights
From
£236
£1,696
 
 
DEC 21-27 XMAS
20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,975
for 5 nights
From
£365
£2,511
 
 
NEW YEARS
28 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,169
for 3 nights
From
£339
£1,997
 
 
JAN THRU MARCH 8
2 Jan 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£572
for 2 nights
From
£210
£1,396
£3,455
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£989
for 3 nights
From
£279
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £152.08

Cleaning fee $195.00
Tax 10%
Cancellations before 60 days prior to the arrival date constitutes a full refund minus a $250 processing fee. After the 60 day mark you can cancel but refunds are not available. We recommend googling travel insurance. All other potential refunds are at the owners discretion.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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