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Haus Hanika B&B-The Chalet- Only 1 Mile from Downtown Leavenworth

Bedrooms 1
Space 440 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Chalet, Other (See Description), 1 Bath

The Chalet is our Adults Only (maximum 2 guests) suite with a beautiful river view, private entry and private balcony. It's your home away from home; cozy with a lodge decor. There are full cooking facilities, king sized bed, couch and glider rocker. The Chalet is all one space (not with a separate bedroom). The Chalet has a large flat screen HD TV plus a Blue-Ray player. Haus Hanika has a large collection of over 150 DVD's which are complimentary. Breakfast is provided in your room with the makings for sausages, Bavarian Waffles, and there are 3 kinds of cereal, 3 kinds of fresh fruit, 3 kinds of muffins, milk, juice, full sized coffee pot with provided coffee, teas, and hot cocoa. You will love getting away from it all with no schedules! Your getaway on the Wenatchee River in Leavenworth!

Included is a bistro table with umbrella on your private balcony, king size bed with AC, large flat screen HD TV with Blueray DVD player, WI-FI, cozy glider/rocking chair, large sofa bed couch, private bath, full kitchen with microwave, gas stove, full size double sink, fridge and is fully equipped with dishes, pots and pans, wine glasses, toaster, 12 cup coffee maker, coffee, and breakfast in your suite. All with a beautiful river view! Sleeps 2 adults maximum.

We are just one mile from town. Walk or bike or take the shuttle service called Leavenworth Shuttle that takes you to town and when you want to return, just give them a call.

Four seasons of fun with summer time river rafting, golfing within four blocks, hiking and back packing, horseback riding, walking to the charming Bavarian village of Leavenworth and checking out the shops, relaxing with a book by river, or rock climbing just down the road, or go swimming in the pool in town. Winter sports of downhill skiing only 25 min. drive at Stevens Pass, cross country skiing only 1 mile away, inner tubing with rope tow at Ski Hill 5 minutes away, sleigh rides and snowshoeing close by.

Leavenworth was voted The #1 Christmas Town USA for the amazing Lighting Festival on the 1st 3 weekends of December every year. Other festivals during the year include: Maifest, Oktoberfest, Salmonfest, Autumn Leaf Festival, Icefest, and many others. Please check the Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce website for all the events.

Keywords: Bavarian Chalet in Leavenworth on the River

More Details

Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 February, 2018

About Sandy

We have lived in the Pacific Northwest our whole lives, with Ted being raised in Seattle and Sandy being raised in the Edmonds area. We started coming to Leavenworth when we first met 30 years ago and loved the area. We have always been drawn to the sunshine and diversity of activities. So, we purchased our property on the river and decided to build a B and B. We love sharing the beauty of this area with all of our guests and look forward to your arrival!

Sandy purchased this chalet in 2005

Why Sandy chose Leavenworth

It's so great to be close to downtown Leavenworth, but on the river relaxing in nature.

There are so many diverse recreational activities right in our 'back yard'. Winter sports include; cross country skiing, downhill skiing, snow boarding, tubing, snow shoeing, sleigh rides and snow snowmobiling. Summer, spring and fall sports and fun include; rafting or tubing the Wenatchee River, rock climbing right down Icicle Road from us, golfing, horseback riding, swimming, backpacking, hiking, biking and fishing.

What makes this chalet unique

Our goal is for you to have no schedules and privacy while you are here. Daily life can be so busy that you never get a chance to just unwind. That's why we have your breakfast already in your room so that you don't have to be anywhere at any special time.

Also, we are within walking distance to downtown Leavenworth and all the festivals, shops, restaurants and activities. We are one block to golfing and 1 mile to cross country skiing and horseback riding.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We really enjoyed our stay! Thank you. We are both recently retired and will look forward to staying here again. Every time we come to Leavenworth, we discover something new. Such a beautiful place. Love it!
Jul 2011
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Leavenworth in Chelan County

Property Type:
  • chalet
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 440 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Traveler cancellations should be requested through their booking on VRBO. Thanks, Ted and Sandy
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Studio - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • The Chalet is one large area with king sized bed.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Includes breakfast with hot Bavarian Waffles and sausages with 3 kinds of syrups and real butter, coffee, teas, hot cocoa, 3 kinds of muffins, 3 kinds of fresh fruit, orange juice, fruits, 3 kinds of cereals (granola, raisin bran and hot oatmeal) and milk in your suite.


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Haus Hanika B&B-The Chalet- Only 1 Mile from Downtown Leavenworth
average rating of 4.8 based on 30 reviews

Wonderful, as always!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying here and, just like before, it was great. The owners are super nice and the accommodations are clean and cozy. It's a bit of a walk from the main downtown area, but we found Uber and Lyft are both operating in Leavenworth now. It made it very easy to get there and back when the weather was a little hairy.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kyle and Claire. So happy that you got engaged here at Haus Hanika. It means so much to us that you are a return guest and picked our place to pop the question! So great seeing you both again and thanks so much for the awesome review!
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Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

The room was lovely! Ted and Sandy made us feel so welcome. Everything was so perfect we have decided to make this an annual getaway!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a wonderful review thank you! Thank you for taking the time to write it! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay here! We are excited that you will be making this your annual getaway. So fun to see our return guests and get caught up! Warm regards from Leavenworth, Ted and Sandy
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Quiet comfortable and well thought out details

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a restful weekend in the cute and comfy Chalet. Beautiful site near the river with Leavenworth style. Good communication and many nice details made this an easy and fun weekend. Would recommend this for couples looking for a quiet place near but not in town.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the excellent review! We have had so much fun decorating in the lodge décor and so glad you were comfortable during your stay! We truly appreciate you taking the time to do such a wonderful review and we hope to see you again soon! Ted and Sandy
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Portland, Philadelphia and New Jersey

Spacious comfort rather high above river

  • 3 of 5

Hosts of this high bank property on the Wenatchee river beautifully maintain the property. King sized Bed was very comfortable. Breakfast consisted of supplies of muffins, juice, fruit, waffle batter In room.

Wished property had a protein option for breakfast, was more accessible to river, had a safe walking path to town, and parking less precariously located next to highway. Disappointed our unit did not have a direct river view (2 of the units do). In defense of this property, Leavenworth is an extremely crowded tourist town and has few locations meeting our wish list. Overall we felt the the river rafting was worth a few days of coping with crowds but we would chose another location in the mountains for a longer peaceful river vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

The owners are so welcoming and make it a very homey stay! We will definately be going back!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Chalet was better than the photos!!

  • 5 of 5

We were in Leavenworth for a wedding. Little did we know we would have a wonderful little romantic getaway while staying in The Chalet at Haus Hanika.

The photos don't do this beautiful location justice. We had coffee on our deck looking at the river each morning and ended each evening with a glass of wine listening to the river.

The kitchen was stocked to perfection, the bathroom had an abundance of towels and the living space was darling! Every attention to detail was considered.

Our hosts, Sandy and Ted, we're welcoming and very friendly. Ted even loaned a belt to my husband because he forgot to pack one. That's what I call going above and beyond!!

We will definately return and suggest friends visit this awesome home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Loved meeting you both! Glad the wedding ceremony went well and you had a great time here with us. It's guests like you that make what we do such a pleasure. Thank you so much for taking the time to do such a wonderful review. Warm regards from Leavenworth!
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Icicle Junction
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Leavenworth Golf Course
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.75 Miles
Hwy 2
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Icicle Resort
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Cross Country Skiing
Nearest Beach
Car: not necessary

We can arrange a wine tour, sleigh ride, horseback riding or floating the river. There are many amazing hiking trails around Leavenworth. We have maps for you for day hiking or scenic drives in the area.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Leavenworth, Cascade Mountains

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Oktoberfest weekends
5 Oct 2018 - 21 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Christmas Lighting weekends
30 Nov 2018 - 16 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Christmas Holidays
20 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 13.5%

For 1 night stays, Sunday through Thursday nights, just call us at .

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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