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Classic South Hill Bellingham Flat in a quiet neighborhood with a fantastic view

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
5
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 5

Overlooking Bellingham Bay with an ever changing view to the west. This classic flat has been completely updated yet retains its 100 year old charm. Ten foot ceilings and craftsmen woodwork throughout making this a memorable getaway. Two large casement windows open wide to bring the amazing view right into the living room. Comfortably sleeping 5 with three bedrooms and two baths one featuring a giant tub with a view of the bay. The kitchen features hardwood floors, granite counters and service for up to 9. A large deck with gas BBQ adjacent to the kitchen dining area is great for outside entertaining with a private garden featuring a Koi pond. Located in a quiet semi-residential neighborhood with the Cliffhouse restaurant across the street for a meal out or just cocktails on their deck.


Owner
Chris Volker
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 January, 2017

About Chris Volker

This rather large King crab came to dinner with a couple of his friends when we where visiting our son and his family in Korea. Most of the time we are in Bellingham maintaining the property you see in the pictures. My wife and I live in the downstairs flat.

Chris Volker purchased this house in 2000

Why Chris Volker chose Bellingham

We have owned this classic home for 17 years and have made the upper flat available as a VRBO property. It took a while to put everything in order but the work has been worth it. The photos tell it all. The flats are completely separate from each other.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(42 traveller reviews)

Classic South Hill Bellingham Flat in a quiet neighborhood with a fantastic view
average rating of 4.952381 based on 42 reviews
5

THE BEST!

  • 5 of 5

This place is conveniently located between downtown Bellingham and Fairhaven, nice, clean, quiet, great view, owners are lovely people. Hope to stay there again next time we visit Bham. Highly recommend!! Aloha.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable, and beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

Great family stay. Home was well set up, great location, and beautiful views.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable Retreat

  • 5 of 5

My 14 year old daughter and I had a mother-daughter weekend and were so very comfortable. We didn't have enough time to visit Bellingham because we were so cozy and settled in this lovely house with a view. Everything was as expected or nicer and we couldn't have been happier!! We would definitely go back!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at this house. The owners live below, but it was completely private. The house was very comfortable and had wonderful views. There are a lot of steps to the house, so don't pack heavy suitcases. Sitting in the living room with a cup of coffee watching the bay was a highlight. Already planning our return.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

a charming spot in Fairhaven

  • 5 of 5

a great place to stay ~ delivered on all the aspects it advertised. wonderful welcoming, clean, cozy and comfortable ! thanks for a lovely weekend

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Lovely spot for our family to stay while celebrating our Mother's 100 th birthday.

  • 4 of 5

Loved the arts and crafts house. Well equipped and laid out. Fabulous beds in the two larger bedrooms. Charming backyard and back deck. House faces Bellingham Bay and afforded fabulous sunsets. Great access to Fairhaven, walking path and down town Bell.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Bellingham
Nearest Barpub
Cliffhouse Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Fairhaven Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Lake Padden
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Fairhaven Train Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
Cliffhouse
Nearest Ski
65 Miles
Mt Baker
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Boulevard Park

Western Washington University is 2 blocks away with downtown Bellingham and historic Fairhaven equal distance and both easily reached by the interurban trail 2 blocks below by the bay. Lots of parking on the street. The convenience of location makes it easy to get to where you want to go. Take a water taxi to the San Juan Islands from Fairhaven. One hour to Vancouver B.C. or an hour and a half to Mt. Baker or Seattle. You will quickly see Bellingham has unlimited activities to offer with a central hub location.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Health/beauty spa, Boating

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in South Hill, Northwest Washington

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£404
for 2 nights
From
£157
£1,191
£3,685
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £45 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £81 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.7%

1-3 guests $175/nite; $50 for each additional guest per night 5 guest is maximum for this property

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in South Hill in Northwest Washington

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1450 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , twin bed
  • Beds: * King Bed. * Queen Bed. * Twin/Single Bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Decking
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing

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