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VERY RARE WATERFRONT FIND!!

People6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
6
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 3-6)

We own a literally over the beach cozy 1 bdrm apt. that is attached to our house, perfect for quiet getaways. Within walking distance to old Downtown Port Orchard, located between both Foot Ferries to the Bremerton ferry terminal, catch the ferry to Seattle downtown leave your car and traffic behind! We are closer to the Olympic Peninsula so you can drive to the Pacific Ocean or Forks rain forests etc. Savvy travelers have used us as a base to all of Western Washington and have said two weeks was not enough then came back the next year. We have vaulted living room ceilings with skylights, private covered deck on the water for those morning coffees or evening wine for the sunsets over the Olympic Mountains, even being in the kitchen feels like a boat!

T.D.Y.'s Welcome!

You'll be right across the bay from Bremerton's P.S.N.S., 5 minute walk to the foot ferry! You won't even need a car!

Just a couple minutes walk to the Annapolis foot ferry which runs during commute times, early morning and afternoon, then another couple minute walk to the main gate at the shipyard. Wonderful view of the ships from the deck. UPDATE FOR REPEAT CLIENTS. We have put in 2 flat screen tv's, you can plug your laptop or computer into them. We have put on a covered overhang over the back deck, and put in 3 glass panels under the railing for a better veiw of the water. Cast fishing from the beach or the deck. Do you like Calamari? Learn to jig for squid from the house or the nearby foot ferry dock. Can't get any fresher!

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Owner
Randy Jones & Franklin Rusk
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
16 January, 2017

About Randy Jones & Franklin Rusk

We are a charterboat company and sometimes can pick our guests up at the house

Why Randy Jones & Franklin Rusk chose Puget Sound

It is one of the most unique places you'll ever stay at!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

VERY RARE WATERFRONT FIND!!
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 21 reviews
4

Nice and Cozy

  • 4 of 5

We rated in Mr. Jones's rental on 12/26, the day after Maria, who asked for one night in return in a note she had left shown to by the landlord. They didn't let Mr. Jones know that they left, an we wanted it for the week.

It's much nicer then a hotel. The bathroom and kitchen are small but clean and had full sized appliances.

What a view!!

It was plenty warm, and yes there is a baseboard heater in the bedroom.

I think she wanted only one night from the start and was cheating the nice landlord.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cold and Uncomfortable

  • 1 of 5

If you are desperate only consider this rental. The cottage was freezing and heated primarily with a portable heater; we didn't run it as we were frightened about a potential issues during the night. The shower is small and extremely cold I would wish this place on anyone. Not sure what they mean about Randy being accommodating he turned the heater on when we arrived didn't have the key in the outside lock so we had to call him; only time we saw him.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The key wasn't in the outside lock box because this guest showed up at 11 AM when check in is at 1:30 PM and it only took me one minute to open the door for them. I let them in 2 1/2 hours early and after she looked around she said it looked great. The bedroom is a normal electric baseboard heater (not portable) and the living room is a quartz zone heater. My current tenants laughed at this review. The sad part is the current tenants wanted the whole week. This guest skipped on the second night but didn't call or try to get a hold of me at all. Instead she left a note for me to find when I showed up for cleaning.
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5

You will love this place!

  • 5 of 5

This vacation rental is not a Holiday Inn, it is so much better! You will find that Randy and Frank have thought of everything and are very accommodating. The house is located on the water with the best view especially at sunset. Because it is centrally located, we were easily able to explore and enjoy the Seattle area and it's many attractions. I would highly recommend this rental as it far exceeded our expectations.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Kelly las vegas

  • 5 of 5

Just wanted everyone to know this place is a jem. The house is cozy the view is I can't even put into words it is AMAZING!! ! The owners are wonderful and very accomadating. Its been over a year since we have been back.and Iam planning a trip back very soon. We have stayed there twice and wouldn't even consider staying any where else I would replan my whole itenary just so I would be able to stay there. It is one of the most amazing places I have ever stayed . You would have to be crazy to not want to rent this place. Dig for clams, private beach, all kinds of really cool wild life, fishing, close to shops and bars. Thank you Randy for sharing your house and letting us tay in one of the most coolest places I have ever seen. Oh I almost forgot you can hear the ocean under the house when the tide is in how cool is that!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Loved the birds

  • 4 of 5

Randy must have ordered the perfect perfect weather for us for our stay in his little cottage over the water. Relaxing on the deck looking at the water and the boats was so enjoyable. The close proximity to all the activities was great also plus the big screen televisions. Randy was really helpful even suggesting a place to eat vegetarian. 1 recommendation put another mirror in the bedroom next to the TV because it's too hard for two women to get ready at the same time with one mirror. Teehee

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: you were awesome ii hope to have you back thank you
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Port Orchard Waterfront

  • 4 of 5

Randy was attentive, but gave us our privacy. The key was in a lock box and made check in/out easy. Comfortable beds and cozy living room. Nice to be able to cook our own meals and a barbeque grill outside if needed. We had our own with us and cooked outside one night. Wonderful to hear the water at high tide lapping underneath us as we drifted off to sleep. I like that we could lock our bikes up on the entryway decking safely. Clean, cozy and comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Blue Goose Tavern
Car: not necessary

Foot ferries within walking distance to Downtown Bremerton waterfront and ferry terminal to Downtown Seattle

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Port Orchard, Puget Sound

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winer
21 Nov 2016 - 30 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£175
for 2 nights
From
£88
£527
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£229
for 2 nights
From
£114
£616
 

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 9.1%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Port Orchard in Washington

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size futon in loft and living room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • non smoking only ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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Portable wifi hotspot

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