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Sugar Shack Houseboat on Lake Union

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Gretchen

Sugar Shack Houseboat on Lake Union

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Gretchen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Sleepless in Seattle? Not on this adorable houseboat right smack in the middle of all that Seattle has to offer. For adventurers who are looking for more of an experience than just a place to sleep, take this opportunity to have a classic Seattle houseboat all to yourself.

This Westlake location is ideal for people who want to explore the city and cool neighborhoods nearby or for locals who just want a little getaway without the long drive.

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Laptop friendly workspace
TV
Hangers
Essentials

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years) - A boat on a dock that has no railings to prevent falling in the water. If you feel you would like a particular exception, please send inquiry
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox

Availability

102 Reviews

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Mike User Profile
Mike
July 2018
The Sugar Shack definitely lived up to our expectations. The location was amazing and peaceful. The boat itself, although small, was very cozy and well equipped. The shower was small but there was a larger shower on shore for use which was convenient. Gretchen and Michael were ex…
Elisabeth User Profile
Elisabeth
July 2018
A delightful, funky & fun space! Everything is well organized & labeled. We slept amazing. I especially enjoyed the outdoor spaces at sunset, watching the sea planes, and exploring the lake on the provided kayak. It felt like a bucket list stopover that I did not realize was even…
Dawn User Profile
Dawn
July 2018
If you are looking for cozy, homey charm the Sugar Shack has it! Gretchen is a fabulous host and has provided so many details for her visitors. Everything you need to know about what to do, where to eat, how to get there and so much more. She has really thought of everything. Th…
Michael User Profile
Michael
June 2018
I so enjoyed my stay at the Sugar Shack and you will too. I was near to many great destinations. So quiet and relaxing - I was refreshed and inspired by my stay. Sleeping on gentle waters was heavenly. As a photographer I found many worthy subjects and close to several landmarks…
Chris User Profile
Chris
June 2018
The sugar shack is cozy and has everything you’ll need. Coffee and some restaurants are close, but it is also easy to get downtown, without staying in the heart of the city. Be prepared for tight quarters, as fully disclosed in the description. That being said, the bed is gre…
Lois User Profile
Lois
June 2018
The Sugar Shack is everything you think it would be and more. The place is charming, with lots of thoughtful amenities and instructions, in case you haven't stayed on a boat before. The location is beautiful and convenient. And Gretchen, the host, is conscientious and quick to…
Suzanne User Profile
Suzanne
June 2018
Gretchen really is a Superhost! Her hospitality is second to none! She is very organized, available for questions anytime, and wants to make your stay the best it can be!!!I’ve always wanted to stay on Lake Union and this was a fun way to do it! Rain or shine, I’d highly recom…

Hosted by Gretchen

Seattle, Washington, United StatesJoined in July 2013
Gretchen User Profile
103 Reviews
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Gretchen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
My partner Michael, and I (Gretchen) have taken full advantage of what our awesome state has to offer. Both transplants from elsewhere, we've now had over 20 years of hiking and skiing the backcountry of Washington's Cascades and volcanoes. We love the city too because there's …
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