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Megan

Member since: 2014
Speaks English

Stunning waterfront home, short distance to ski at Snoqualmie, yet close to city

8 Reviews
People18
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Issaquah - Lk Sammamish Luxury Home

6,500 sq. ft. private decks and dock with stunning views, 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath

Stunning family-friendly waterfront home, quiet area, relaxing yet close to city. Elegant timeless design set up to entertain, relax, savor the wide ranging views from the decks and beach, enjoy watching eagles and variety of birds, kayak, fish, swim, ski (local ski boats available for rent). Family friendly in design. Two stories with 2 Master Bedrooms with bathrooms upstairs with 2 more bedrooms with one more bathroom on the same level. Master Bath as a jacuzzi tub and steam room. Studio bedroom on main level with W/D full bathroom, walk in closet private entrance and private access to the decks. Each bed was purchased to be comfortable. Sleeps at least 11, up to 14 if needed. Large gathering room on top floor with large screen TV. Main floor has marble and wood-style flooring with a large kitchen and dining area for entertaining, two great rooms for large family gatherings or friends with full views of the lake. Plenty of deck and lawn area for dining or relaxing with outdoor furniture to dining. 3 Gas Fireplaces with one in Main upstairs Master room. Flat Screen TV's with local cable, DVD players in most bedrooms. Wheel Chair accessible on first floor. Life jackets, waterskis, wakeboard, inner tubes, fishing poles and beach toys available. All our guests love it so much they find it very hard to leave.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Megan (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Speaks English

About Megan

The family bought this property in 1995. It was the second home built in the area and was a 2 bedroom rambler. After their third child was born, they needed a larger home. The old home was demolished and this home was built in its place. It is designed to have a timeless design so it would hopefully stay on the property for hundreds of years. It is a Cape Cod design that is as beautiful in from the back view as it is from the front. They raised their four children in this home. It was designed so their home would be the gathering place for their friends and it served its purpose by having all of their friends often, holding events like school prom group photos and dinners, beach parties, scout swimming for merit badges, and hosting dinner parties , weddings or non-profit events. On the 4th of July they have had hundreds of people in the backyard watching the fireworks (The fireworks are set off from a barge just off our beach front, so you must reserve the home for the 4th of July week because you cannot get any closer to a professional firework show). Over the years their home has been a place we have regularly enjoyed opening our doors to provide a room or bed for someone who needed a place to stay until they got on their feet again. Now that their children are raised the home is ready for you to use and enjoy. It is kept very clean and pristine so you can just relax and enjoy the beauty inside and outside of the home. They are local natives and the property manager can answer your questions before your arrive about activities, shopping or things you might need while on your amazing vacation.

Megan purchased this house in 1999

Why Megan chose Puget Sound

This home will someday be on a registry of historic homes. It was built solid with a timeless, elegant design to last for hundreds of years. Our goal to pass this home down to our children and grandchildren who will continue to have it open and available for vacation rental.

It will be a place you can come to year after year as your vacation home, and share with your family and friends now and over future generations to come.

Come leave your legacy and be among the first generation of guests. Your name and story can be in our guest book so when movies or books are written about the history of our home, you will be a part of it.

What makes this house unique

Unobstructed Views 180 degree views. 100 feet of sandy beach. Private dock with boat lift to park a boat and wave runner. Home is most luxurious on the lake, elegant, yet relaxed (keep your shoes on if you want). Lots of room for more than one family or for a family reunion. If you want to play on the water we have toys, skis, canoes, kayaks, row boats, fishing gear on site. If you want to just relax and read a book there are many quite private areas inside or outside all with views. Very romantic setting for a couple to have a first or second honeymoon.

Location, location, location. Quick access to freeway to easily get to anything you want to do within a 10-20 minute drive. Very close to downtown Seattle or Bellevue for city fun, shopping, restaurants, sailing, fishing, ferry boat rides, aquarium, Seahawks football, Mariners baseball, Sounders Soccer, Seattle Symphony or Opera, Theaters, Space Needle. Yet the home is in a quite, private area. First time or seasoned paragliding within 10 minutes. Many Golf courses within 10 minutes. Head to the mountain pass (10-15 minutes) for fly fishing, hiking, mountain biking, river rafting and snow skiing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The Perfect Place for our family Reunion July 2015! Plenty of space for four families, teenagers and boys room to have their own areas. Wonderful gathering places. Ideal kitchen with everything needed. Quality beds and linens. Beautiful furnishings, and the best - the gorgeous views from nearly every room of the lake with fun dock, slide, kayaks and toys. Would definitely recommend and love to come again. Property manager and owner were both wonderful to work with!
Jul 2015
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Reviews

5
based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

Stunning waterfront home, short distance to ski at Snoqualmie, yet close to city
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

Amazing Waterfront Property

  • 5 of 5

Our family enjoyed an amazing 4th of July weekend at this waterfront home. The home is beautiful and well maintained. We had 70 people there during the day and it never felt cramped. Our family enjoyed boating, kayaking, swimming, and paddle boats. We gathered in the large great room for meals, skits, singing and playing games together. We all agreed we would love to get together here again in the future. Thank you for providing such a wonderful home to share with our family!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying and for the incredible review! We loved having your family at the home!
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5

Great trip, Great house!

  • 5 of 5

We (an extended family of 14, 10 adults age range 40-80, 4 kids age range 9-14) just had a fabulous week in this house in the Seattle area. Although located SE of downtown Seattle, we were close enough to get to all the sights w/ planning. FYI, this entire area has horrible traffic. Anyway, the house was perfect! All of us but especially the kids loved the lake access! The owners provided 2 kayaks, a small boat, life jackets & water toys. There was also a slide on the dock for fun access to the water. We watched all kinds of birds, including eagles & otters from the dock & balconies. The house was clean & well maintained. Upon arrival, we were given a complete tour & binder full of help & suggestions. There were 5 separate bedrooms, & 4 1/2 baths, perfect for our group & a TV bonus room w/ cots & inflatable mattresses for the kids. We have rented many homes in Florida & always have to purchase laundry & dishwasher detergent, trash bags, ziplock bags, napkins, t paper, etc. This house was stocked w/ everything! Thank you for a wonderful trip!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words Renee! Happy to hear you and your family enjoyed your getaway. Look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Issaquah!
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5

Amazing Venue for Corporate Event

  • 5 of 5

For the past two years (2014 and 2015) we have rented this property to host a Management outing for our company. About 60+ Managers total enjoy the house, beach and lake for an afternoon out of the office and in the sun! The house provides more than enough space for many to enjoy a catered lunch/dinner, and plenty of bathrooms and seating space inside and out for all to enjoy! We also have used the dock for two boats to allow boating activities on the lake. It has been rated one of our best Management outings for two years running, and we look forward to another day at the lake in 2016!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad to host your company every year and hope it becomes a tradition. I'm glad you had a place to dock your boats this year and happy to hear that everyone enjoyed themselves with no hassles. We look forward to next year!
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5

Very kind people to work with and a very nice home

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and the house was very comfortable. They had everything needed to cook in the large kitchen and a beautiful view from just about all the rooms. I hope I am welcomed back as I would love to come back!

Thank you so much!!!

Chris

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Chris! I'm glad you and your friends all enjoyed your vacation. We would love to have you back!
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Pullman, WA
5

Wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I rented this house for the weekend of our wedding, which took place over in Issaquah. It was perfect for both of our families to stay! Lots of room, very beautiful, and it even had kayaks to take out on the water if we wanted (didn't have the time). The view over the lake was wonderful and it was a very quiet and peaceful location. The parking was difficult with a lot of people staying, because one of the garage bays had to be kept open, but we worked it out and fit more more cars than we expected. Recommend this place to stay for a getaway! We wish we could have had more time to enjoy the property and the lake.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tempe, AZ
5

No surprises

  • 5 of 5

We had several of my siblings and their teenage children. Our handicapped mother was able to be there and was very comfortable in the ground floor, handicapped accessible mother-in law suite. Taryn, the property manager, was terrific and answered any and all questions. The house was as beautiful in person. No surprises. The teenagers loved the dock, kayaks and swimming. The kitchen was well outfitted and we ate in. I think what we all liked best was all the room. We could retreat when we had enough family time.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: MaryJo, I'm glad you had such a wonderful time and enjoyed a special vacation with your family! We'd love to have you back in the future!
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Location

PCC Natural Markets - Issaquah
Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria - Issaquah
XXX Root Beer
JaK's Grill
Trader Joe's
Starbucks
Boehms Candies, Inc.
Flat Iron Grill Restaurant & Bar
Gilman Antique Gallery
Cougar Mountain Zoological Park
Issaquah Brew House
Bamiyan Restaurant
Issaquah State Salmon Hatchery
Issaquah Salmon Days
Nearest Airport
23.13 Miles
Seattle Tacoma International Airport
Nearest Barpub
4.3 Miles
Vino Bella Wine Bar
Nearest Ferry
22.6 Miles
Seattle-Ferries to Bainbridge and Vashon Island
Nearest Golf
8.12 Miles
The Golf Club at Newcastle
Nearest Train
16.62 Miles
Seattle-Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-90 W. direct to Seattle, E. to Snoqualmie Pass
Nearest Restaurant
2.44 Miles
IHOP
Nearest Ski
8.96 Miles
Snoqualmie Pass
Nearest Beach
Backyard of this Vacation Home
Car: recommended

Located right in the middle of Snoqualmie Pass and downtown Seattle so you can have the best of both worlds within a very short drive!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Issaquah, Puget Sound

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2016
6 Jul 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
4 night minimum stay
£4,955
for 4 nights
£8,392
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£4,954
for 4 nights
From
£1,146
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £267 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £76
Tax Rate 10.5%

$350 per stay for cleaning
50% at booking/50% at check in
Information regarding accessing the property will be e-mailed a week before arrival.

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 Issaquah in Washington

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 6600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Steam Room
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Washer/Dryer
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Sink
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bonus Room - 3 Large Double Bed , 3 Single Bed , 3 queen cots and 3 single cots can be put up in Bonus Room
    Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master Bedroom
    Yellow Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Nautical Room - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
    Ocean Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Main Floor Suite - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Master Bedroom 2
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The Basement and the Garage are not included in the rental. On occasion, the Owner will need access to the garage through the middle bay of the garage, but will not disturb you or your activities. Guests can use the rest of the driveway to park cars as well as 2 cars on the street (total of 5 cars can be parked on site). Please contact Property Manager for any questions or concerns.

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