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Bedrooms 2
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(3), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-8)

Why stay in a hotel when you can have luxury at the beach... 2 recently remodeled bathroom and one has a heat floor!!! Nothing close to the beach compares to this property. There's much more room inside than the pictures show. 65" Flat screen in the living room. Free HBO

A non-smoking house.

A large landscaped patio area to relax and BBQ with sun all day long.

About 150 steps to Starbuck's for morning coffee and right in the middle of the restaurant district of Alki with 14 restaurants/coffee houses within 3 blocks.

Space for storing bikes and other equipment in the attached garage.

On-site laundry facilities, cooking utensils, dishes, towels, linens, etc...are supplied.

1500 sq ft of comfort.

----The house NOW has 2 BR available to rent, 2 baths---

*Great Location and a lot of sun

*Will be FULLY equipped for you.

*1 California King Oversized Bed

*1 queen size bed

*2 futon mattresses*plenty of couch space too!

*And a sleeper sofa

*fully equipped kitchen with appliances, dishwasher, coffee maker, blender and microwave, etc.

*Within a 3 minute walk of 10 restaurants

*42' flat screen tv and 65"

*DVD player (PLUS over 30 DVDs; children's movies, *Seattle guide books


*gas barbeque, and fire pit and dining table patio

*large patio

*luxury masterbath

*large office space with desk and WiFi...

*full size washer and dryer

*fully fenced backyard space

*one crib (play and pack)


*15 minutes to downtown Seattle

*15 minutes to Seatac

*steps to Alki Beach

Excellent Location for experiencing the best Seattle has to offer.

Minutes to downtown Seattle. Located 1/2 block from beautiful Alki Beach with Miles of bicycle lanes and walking paths along water's edge. Lots of spectacular views of Puget Sound, Sunsets and the Olympic Mountains. Walk to a wide variety of restaurants, pubs and coffee shops.

Take the Elliott Bay Water Taxi to downtown or the bus to Seattle's waterfront, Seahawks, Mariner, and/or Sounders games.

Alki Beach in West Seattle has a great beach for year-round activities including firepits and volleyball. Alki Beach is considered the best beach in Seattle and the house is only about a two minute walk to the beach.

Newly furnished beach house. Charming, cozy, convenient, comfortable and clean. Spacious secure garage area for bicycles and beach gear.

Luxury bathrooms and several other areas of the house just remodeled. New towels, linen, sleeper sofa, pillows, flatware, glasses, cups, blankets, sleeper sofa, and many other new items in the house. Fresh paint throughout. Spacious livingroom area and patio- great exposure to the sun.

Great location to bring the family and friends right in the center of the main restaurant area of Alki Beach.

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More Details

Wayne Kinslow
Member since: 2011
Speaks english, Japanese
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

Why Wayne Kinslow chose Alki

6 miles to downtown Seattle, the beach is 160 steps away, the house itself is very comfortable... etc., etc., please see the reviews.

What makes this cottage unique

Seattle's Alki Beach is located in the Pacific Northwest region in the state of Washington. Seattle is the largest city in the state located between 2 spectacular mountain ranges. The city is a seaport on the shores of beautiful Puget Sound. Seattle's unique personality is best found at Alki Beach with restaurants, incredible views, marine activity and relaxation. This unique Seattle neighborhood is close to tourist activities but gives you a true local Seattle experience as well. To many benefits !


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Alki, Washington

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Monument View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Heating
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Study Room
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1) California King.... Much larger than a typical King, Queen size Beds (1), Baby Cribs (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (3) Futons (2)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Radiant Heat in the remodel bathroom upstairs. Travertine tile in both bathrooms. A large patio outside with great exposure.(fire pit).. It's also fairly private. Fire pit.


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average rating of 4.826667 based on 75 reviews

Great accommodations for our family

  • 5 of 5

This was a great vacation home. The beds are comfortable. The home is clean. There are plenty of cool restaurants and coffee shops nearby. The beach is small block away. I loved taking the free bus to the water taxi which dropped us off right on the waterfront. Minutes walk from Pike's Place Market and the Aquarium. Seattle is a great place to visit. Wayne is super helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 02/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the beautiful review, and thank you for taking care of the house.
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One of the BEST!

  • 5 of 5

This is our 5th VRBO we've stayed in, and it proved to be one of the best. Wayne's cottage is simple, quiet, clean and comfortable. Wayne was typically right next door, or just a text away. He was knowledgeable of the area and helped with anything we needed. The location is incredible, you get the beauty of Seattle, without the hubbub of the busy city. The view of the Seattle skyline, or the mountains, is a beautiful view from the beach in the morning, or evening! A 10 minute ride across the bay via water taxi, links you to downtown Seattle and all it has to offer. Our morning started with a walk less than 2 blocks., straight down to the beach, local shops & eating establishments. Starbucks is only 160 steps from the front door, but I recommend taking a few more steps down to Top Pot doughnuts, what a treat! Bikes are abundantly available to rent along the beachfront, and a ride along the bike path is a must do!

UBER drivers are abundant and all of ours did a great job, prompt & courteous. Our UBER drivers took us into Seattle and to the airport, they navigated the traffic very well. Our family will stay again if we are ever back in the area! Thank you Wayne for a great start to our vacation!

  • Review Submitted: 20/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Nice location, good price, plenty of room.

  • 3 of 5

Picture of premises seems to be from quite some time ago. Couches seemed pretty outdated and worn. TV's have little tricks that owner will tell you about to operate. No washer and dryer as stated. Hardwood floors need attention, no AC, no parking space. House was clean, however very obvious that house was a DIY fixer upper. House had adequate space and cheaper than a motel. You certainly had to get information from locals about getting to Seattle itself and where and when to catch the water taxi. House is about 2 blocks from the beach itself, and many places of business were not open. Maybe because of it being the first of the season. Feel that the extra room upstairs could be put to better use. Owner has many quirks that he will tell you about when you check in. :)

  • Review Submitted: 09/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: There is a washer and dryer, so I'm not quite sure what the guest is talking about. There is a dedicated parking space also, so again I'm not sure why the quest says there is not a parking spot. Almost none the properties in Seattle have air conditioning, it is not listed in the listing that it has air conditioning. The review says it's two blocks from the beach, when in actuality it is one block from the beach. I almost think this guest has mistaken my house for a different property. As far as businesses not being open, there are close to 15 restuarants within 3 blocks of the house and they are almost always open. Again, it's like this person stayed in a different neighborhood at a different house. Please look at all of my other reviews.
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A lovely, clean, spacious cottage a block from the beach with a host who aims to please.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful spot and a great value.

  • Review Submitted: 08/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Signal Mountain, Tennessee

An adorable, comfortable house, very convenient!

  • 5 of 5

This house is a very short walk to Alki beach in West Seattle, and many restaurants and shops. Also it is a short walk to the free water taxi shuttle; the water taxi is 10 minute ride right to downtown. Grocery is about 1 mile away.

The house has all you need-well-stocked kitchen, beds are quite comfortable, nice television set up. The back courtyard is spectacular-beautiful wisteria blooming, and the smell of the lilac bushes was heavenly.

And Wayne is very attentive. He knows what he is doing! Thank you so much, Wayne! We will remember this place if we come back!

  • Review Submitted: 15/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prime Location

  • 5 of 5

we came in from California and this was a great location for a vacation. just a block from the waterfront where there were plenty of restaurants and bars to try. we hit 4 in the same day as we wanted to try all of them. LOL

the house is very spacious and clean and had everything needed for your stay. we absolutely loved the master retreat downstairs.

this location is a short drive to the downtown Seattle area for Pike's Market, the Mariners or Seahawks games or even to attend a play. there is so much to do there.

Wayne was very friendly and quick to respond to any and all of our needs. would definitely stay here again

  • Review Submitted: 02/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Celtic Swell
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
West Seattle Golf Course
Nearest Train
6.4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
4.3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Alki Cafe and the Celtic Swell
Nearest Ski
55 Miles
Snoqualmie Pass
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Alki Beach
Car: recommended

In the middle of the restraurant district on Alki and very close to the beach. I have received 5 out of 5 on reviews... Please look at the reviews...


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Alki, Washington

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
June 10 - Aug 31
20 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
1 Sep 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add AU$14 per night, per additional guest
Nov 26 - Dec 20
26 Nov 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$14 per night, per additional guest
Dec 21- Jan 1
21 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
Off season
2 Jan 2019 - 10 Jun 2019
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add AU$14 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$135.45
Cleaning Fee AU$108.36 + Tax
Pet Fee AU$203.18

Rates posted are for groups of 6, additinal guests are $10/day/guest

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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