This beautifully and fun updated craftsman home is located on vibrant Capitol Hill. This 2 bedroom +, 2.5 bath has everything you need for a relaxing short-term stay in Seattle.
You'll find a lush garden, original art, gleaming hardwood floors, a well-equipped kitchen stocked with the basics, updated bathrooms including a large soaking tub to melt away your travels, an extensive library, WIFI and cable TV... and a touch of whimsey wherever you look...
One bedroom has a queen platform bed with the soaking tub bathroom attached, the other has a traditional queen bed. The lower level living room has privacy curtains for anyone sleeping on the luxury platform queen size hide-a-bed.
With the fully equipped kitchen, W/D, extra towels/linens/toiletries, kitchen staples, music and media, and being just a short walk to your choice of grocery stores or the array of restaurants in Madison Park or down on 15th... Pack light! I hope to have all of your needs covered!
Staying here you will be just 1.5 miles to the downtown core, .5 miles to the arboritum, with easy access to all major freeways in the area. You are also on two major bus routes. One off-street parking space and additional on-street parking is available.
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The sanctuary was very homey and cozy for being a huge house. Sheila's kitchen was amply stocked with all sorts of cooking utensils, which we didn't use, but was nice to know were there. Same with her large library. The bedrooms slept our crew of 4 people comfortably. I slept on the pull-out couch which was very comfortable. The bathtub was the biggest bonus. We had events to attend in Capitol Hill; walking, it took about 20 minutes; driving, an uber car was super cheap and took about 5 minutes.
Gorgeous house in a perfect location. Sheila's place is far enough from the hustle of the city to be quiet, but right on two bus stops to get you anywhere you want to go. She was super quick to respond and even let us check in early when we arrived ahead of schedule. Sheila's house is gorgeous and full of personality. Very comfortable and cozy.
Our family met in Seattle for a wedding and the Sanctuary was just right as a base of operations and a place to hang out together. The basics- comfortable beds, plenty of hot water, spacious and well-appointed kitchen- are all there, as well as colorful decor and personal touches. The garden is a lovely spot for morning coffee or a glass of wine. When we visit again we will not rent a car- the bus lines are very convenient and parks, stores and restaurants are within walking distance. Thank you Sheila for making your home available! Margie
Me and my friends had a great time at Sheila's garden sanctuary in Seattle. The house was in a good location within walking distance to plenty of restaurants as well as grocery stores. It also had a bus stop near the house plus getting a cab was super easy and inexpensive. The kitchen was stocked with a variety of spices as well as plenty of cooking utensils. Sheila was present during our check-out and there was a minor water leak when we arrived to the house. However, a plumber was immediately called upon to fix the leak and no other problems presented itself afterwards. The backyard was great for cooking and Sheila provided us with a couple of steaks for our grilling pleasure. The rooms were a nice size and the downstairs pull-out bed was comfortable as well. Overall, everyone in our group enjoyed our stay at Sheila's home and this was a great first airbnb experience for all of us. Thanks
Sheila's home was the perfect getaway for our family vacation. The house is very roomy, well-taken care of, and spotlessly clean. And having 3 bathrooms was such a luxury! We loved having Safeway 2 blocks away and lots of cool restaurants and shops within walking distance. Transportation was easy - any time we needed to go somewhere across town, we called Lyft and a driver was there in 5 minutes. (To get Lyft, download the free app on your iPhone. You can get your first ride free - up to $25 - if you enter this promo code when you sign up: ALWA17. It is much less expensive and much faster than using a cab.)
Shiela was an excellent hostess. She provided all the necessary check-in information well in advance, and was responsive to all questions. The house was exactly as presented, and we enjoyed our time catching up with friends on the back porch.
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I'm a northwest native who loves my special Sanctuary in the city... and I love to travel elsewhere on a regular basis! It is my pleasure to offer my home to you. Even when I am away, you will find me responsive to any questions or needs you have about my property.