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Serene Room in Sunny Cottage near Discovery Park
Serene Room in Sunny Cottage near Discovery Park
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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I am so blessed to live in my home that is near the largest park in the city of Seattle. There are awe inspiring views of Puget Sound that I can walk to. I can also walk to Ballard over the Locks. There are many mornings I can smell the salt water from my back yard.
And it is pretty cool that you can do that too!
This is a great venue for singles or couples on vacation!

The space

Private clean room in this artistic home. It is located in the Magnolia neighborhood near Discovery Park! The Serene room is located in the heated basement of the house. There are many windows to draw open the shades & open the windows, that allow it to become light-filled! A Vintage armoire to house your items, with clean sheets and multiple pillows to rest your head! The bed is super comfy, along with a full size desk!

The bathroom on the main level of the house is shared, but it is perfect to shower with amenities such as shampoo & toothpaste, and a clean fluffy towel!

The cottage has a front deck that is basked in sunlight later in the day, and a back courtyard garden that is wonderful to sit and relish your coffee in the morning.
Free high speed internet and wifi and on street parking too!!

You are hosted by Cheryl the owner!!

Enjoy the full comforts of home with the use of the kitchen, while being welcomed by my dog Jackx & my kitty Bobbin.

We are one block from the biggest park (Discovery) in the city of Seattle, where you can even walk down to the beach if desired! And we happen to be located near the Ballard Locks where you can see fish making their way back home to their own stream, and walk over to Ballard. Ballard is a wonderful neighborhood with a to-die-for farmers market on Sundays (25 minute walk), I totally recommend the oven-fired pizza or a hotdog from the market vendors.

Magnolia is a great community with awesome restaurants (greek, german, italian, japanese, american) stores and salons. I love Vixen which has the cutest clothing at great prices, and a spa to rejuvenate yourself in!! WE also have a great organic grocery (5 minute walk).

You can take the 33 or the 24 bus to downtown Seattle in 20 minutes, or drive in 5-10 minutes!

Some travel details:
from the airport, SeaTac, you can take the Lite Rail for about $2.50 for a 30-40 minute ride to downtown Seattle. We recommend a cab from there, as it will only be about $10 and a bit easier than the city bus if you have luggage. The cab driver will need directions, whether he thinks he does or not! Once you book, we supply you with all the details for a smooth arrival!
Our closest Seattle Metro bus lines are #24 and #33.

Guest access

Guests can use the kitchen until 9.30pm.
Laundry is available for $5 a load, with detergent & dryer sheet provided.

Interaction with guests

I like to give the guests their space. And they can come to me with any questions at any time.
Sometimes we share a meal too if it works for everyone!

Other things to note

You can come and go as you need.

Wireless Internet

Extra people $15 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee $15
Security Deposit $95
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in time is 3PM - 12AM (midnight)
Check out by 10AM

Please be respectful of house residents, property and animals.
I appreciate all efforts to recycle and conserve on water and electricity.
There is no smoking in this house or on the property.
No hard drugs or pot smoking allowed.
If you need something I would be delighted to see if I can accommodate you!
Ask questions if you are not sure!
I hope that you enjoy staying here as much as I love living here!!
Quiet after 10pm. Thank-you!

You must also acknowledge
Dog(s) and cat(s) live in the house


Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

1 night minimum stay

101 Reviews

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Brandon User Profile
September 2017
Cheryl and her cute puppy, Jax, are big sweethearts! She's a real Seattle lady and knows all the neat spots to eat and hang out. The proximity to Discovery Park was amazing as it added a little nature getaway from her cute home. The room was downstairs in a little secluded, well-decorated basement with vintage lamps everywhere. It was adorable, I'll be staying here again when I'm in Seattle next.

Corrine User Profile
September 2017
It's near discovery park

Matthew User Profile
September 2017
Great location. Simple room. Nice hot shower.

Wolfgang User Profile
September 2017
Cheryl lives in a great neighborhood and conveniently located to a bus stop which brings you directly to downtown in 20 minutes. The bedroom is located in the basement where it is a little cooler than upstairs. The bathroom is upstairs so you'll have to walk some stairs which was no problem for us. Cheryl is extremely friendly and helped us a lot and gave us many tips! Thanks! We had a great stay!

Bri User Profile
September 2017
Cheryl is an amazing host! And her house has so much character and is in a beautiful neighborhood! We will definitely be back :) she made us feel very welcome and gave us some good advice to get around the city since this was our first time!

Andrew User Profile
September 2017
Cheryl is an amazing and considerate host. She went above and beyond in making our stay the best.

Kate User Profile
September 2017
A lovely, unique, artistic space. Cheryl is an attentive and thoughtful host, and made us feel very welcome. Room feels private and cozy, and location is a short cab ride to bars & restaurants. Also comes with a great dog!

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Seattle, Washington, United StatesJoined in August 2010
Cheryl User ProfileCheryl is a superhost.

Sewing Pattern Designer & Instructor I love fabric piles & gardening & the Pacific Northwest. I hope you enjoy Seattle as it really is a great city!!
I am happy to assist you with anything. I work at home most of the time except when I travel to teach sewing on national & international levels.
Be warned the Zoo (Jackx, the yellow lab & Bobbin, the kitty will greet you!!

I hope you get a chance to discover Discovery Park, the largest park in Seattle where you can walk to the water or to the look-out over the bluff. Pike's Place Market is not to be missed along with Seattle Art Museum, Gas Works Park, Kayaking in the Arboretum, & the chance to day-trip to small towns along the coast.

Just remember that "Life" is what we choose to make of it!!

Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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