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Kristin Sheets

Member since: 2013
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Speaks english, I can speak very little spanish

Spectacular Views of Puget Sound, Mt. Baker, Cascade Mountains to Seattle!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Bainbridge Island vacation studio rental

Beautiful Loft Studio Sleeps 4

Skiff Point Guest House and Retreat has two inviting private and spacious units; The Loft Suite (which has the best views on the property offering panoramic views of Puget Sound, Mt. Baker, The Cascade Mountains and Seattle!). The Carriage House is in its own dwelling. Go to listing #565191 if you would like information on the Carriage House and would like to book a reservation.

The Loft suite has a kitchenette, basically a fully equipped kitchen, lovely living area, dining and sleeping areas offer casual elegance and comfort. Warm light fills the spacious two-story high-ceilinged suites. Relaxing private balcony expands your amazing views. Watch the boats go by and the eagles soar. The view does not get any better than this!

The Loft Suite offers a romantic feel and has the best views on the property! It has its own private garden entrance and is on a second level. You enter in and go up an inside staircase. Everything is on the main living area. Once you have made it up the stairs you are looking right out at Puget Sound, Mt. Baker, Cascade Mountains. From the comfortable living space you see it all including fabulous views of the water and Seattle!

To get to the master bedroom you will climb a very comfortable and beautifully done railed ladder that has rails on both sides, posts at bottom and top with a ballast that takes you up to a sumptuous queen size bed up in a loft. You'll view Puget Sound and have a fantastic view of Mt. Baker and you will feel like you're sleeping in the treetops! There is a flat screen television and DVD/Blue Ray player in the Loft living area as well as a television up in the bedroom. The Loft Suite has a fully equipped kitchenette so you can eat in if you desire. You can cook and enjoy the lights of Seattle from the dining table as well as everywhere else on the main living area. The bathroom has an old fashioned claw bathtub with shower. This unit also has a brand new queen size sleeper sofa that can sleep two people. This sleeper is very comfortable as it has had some added comfort to it for a good nights sleep! Four people can comfortably enjoy this suite and offers you a beautiful getaway.

Lose yourself on our country island with beach walks, unique shops, galleries, great restaurants and world-famous Blodell Reserve. The majestic Olympics, historic attractions and Seattle are all within easy reach. Your Hostess and Inn Keeper will assure you have a memorable visit. Short and Long term stays are available. Remember to book you summer trip early in advance. The Summer months fill up early so mark your calendars!

In walking distance there is beaches as well as the Rolling Bay Mercantile Building where they offer fresh produce from local farmers as well as a garden nursery and also clothing items. There is the Rolling Bay Cafe to get a cup of espresso or your favorite tea, cider or hot cocoa. This cafe offers daily baked pastries, breakfast sandwiches as well as lunches. Across the street is a mini market that carries all the basics you might need as well as a large selection of wines. Next door there is Villa Rosa which has the best Italian food around. Meatballs and lasagna are a favorite here. You can eat it in their bistro setting or bring it back to your suite to heat up and enjoy with a view.

The Ferry is located only 5 minutes away by car as well as the downtown area called 'Winslow'. You will find a lot of restaurants and boutiques, galleries and there is the new art museum. The kids even have their own museum! Plenty to do or just hang in and enjoy the surroundings. You can take beautiful walks along Manitou Beach and see Mt. Rainier and Mt. Baker as well as Seattle. Breathtaking!

If you are looking for breakfast to be served, that can be arranged at an additional fee. A basket of fruit, eggs, butter, pastries and cheese can be placed in your suite upon request. The kitchen is stocked with coffee and tea at no charge. Happy to leave cream or milk please just ask and your hostess will have it for you!

You will love all the amenities this suite has. Everything you need is equipped in The Loft Suite. Skiff Point treasures it's guests and offers so many nice touches to make you feel special. Look forward to having you stay here!

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Kristin Sheets (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks english, I can speak very little spanish

Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
SeaTac Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
The Public House, Docks Marina, Treehouse Cafe...
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Bainbridge Island and Coleman Dock Seattle, WA
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Meadowmeer Golf Course
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Downtown Seattle, Union Square Station
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
305
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Villa Rosa, Rolling Bay Cafe
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Stevens Pass
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Fay Bainbridge
Car: recommended

Skiff Point Guest House and Retreat has two inviting suites on the property. (The Loft Suite) and (The Carriage House, listing #565191). Please inquire about property #565191 separately. Inquire with your dates and I will respond quickly to let you know if it is available or check the calendar as it is kept up to date always. While visiting see the Art Museum, Kidi Museum and a must see is the Blodel Reserve which is a must see with beautiful trails and enjoy the beautiful flowers, trees, Japanese Garden and overall the grounds and Mansion.

The Loft Suite is fully equipped with a NW decorated living space, dining and sleeping area which offers a casual elegance with comfort. Warm lights fills the spacious two-story high-ceilinged suite which has the best views on the property. You are looking right out at the Puget Sound from Mt. Baker, The Cascade Mountains to the great Emerald City "Seattle". You can relax anywhere in this private suite, enjoying your own private balcony with an electric barbecue, lounge chairs and bistro table. Also you can enjoy the large deck with guests and take in the full panoramic views. You will have your own private garden entrance , once in you go up to a second level where you are looking right out at the water. To access the master queen size bed there is a beautifully done railed ladder (11 steps) with posts at the bottom and top and a top ballast. You have a view a Puget Sound and Mt. Baker while feeling like you're sleeping in the treetops and on a cloud as some guests have described! There is a flat screen television with Dish Satellite and blue ray player in the Loft living area as well as an LED television up in the bedroom. The Loft Suite has a fully equipped kitchenette to eat in if you desire to cook and enjoy the lights of Seattle from the dining table as well as everywhere else on the main living area. The bathroom has an old fashioned claw bathtub with shower. Enjoy complimentary robes, hand made soaps and bath salts from the local Sweetlife Farm as well as luxurious towels and linens. This unit also has a new queen size pull out sofa that can sleep two people. Four people can comfortably enjoy this suite and offers you a beautiful getaway. The Loft Suite has the best location on the property. Just ask your hostess and she will be happy to accommodate you with any questions you may have. There is your own parking spot as well as additional parking for extra guests.

On your private balcony you have an electric barbecue, lounge chairs and a bistro table with chairs so you can enjoy the views and relax with a glass of wine and a meal.

Enjoy the lovely gardens as well as the property grounds that offer a spectacular views. Walk down to the beach or enjoy the forest trails across the street. Lose yourself on our country island with beach walks, unique shops, galleries, great restaurants and world-famous Blodel Reserve. The majestic Olympics, historic attractions and Seattle are all within easy reach. There is a local historic mercantile building located within walking distance that offers organic produce, garden plants, home nautical items as well as clothing and don't forget to get some freshly baked bread. There is also the Rolling Bay Cafe that offers daily baked fresh pastries and serves lunch. Across the street from the cafe is a mini market and an Italian Deli where you can eat in their bistro setting or bring back to your suite to cook up or re-heat. Their lasagna is the best! You have all you need if you do not feel like venturing out far. There is also Rolling Bay Winery down by Manitou Beach which is also located within walking distance to Skiff Point Guest House. We are located just short of 5 minutes drive from the Ferry terminal and downtown area. There is also local bus transportation that will pick you up at the beginning of the street to anywhere on the island for $2 and it takes you to the popular locations on the island including Rolling Bay Hay & Feed which is walking distance to Skiff Point and to any other location like Lynnwood center for shops. the TreeHouse Cafe (great pizza) an event center, downtown Winslow, The Ferry terminal and other areas of interest from 9 to 3pm. There is also local car rentals (please inquire for more information). You will feel like you are really getting away here at this special place where memories begin and last a lifetime. Please call if you would like to inquire about availability and if you have any questions you'd like answered. As your hostess and innkeeper I am happy to accommodate you in anyway I can. go the our facebook page for links to area attractions and events

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation studio rental in Bainbridge Island, Washington

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$292
C$2,041
C$8,163
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$99 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.7%

Please inquire about special rates and exact quote for your stay! There is a 2 night minimum; however if only 1 night the rate has an added fee of $50.00. Skiff Point Guest House offers military discounts and end of season special rates may be given. Other special discounts may be applied if visiting friend and family that live on Bainbridge Island. In April Skiff Point offers a 10% discount for tax month! If staying for 30 days or longer there is no sales tax and a special rate will be given for long term stays. There is only an extra fee for more than 2 guests to cover extra linens and use of sleeper sofa. ($15/person over 2 guests)

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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation studio rental in Bainbridge Island, Washington

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • This is a very cute bathroom with a sink and vanity. Enjoy soaking in the old fashioned claw bathtub with a shower. Your hostess leaves hand made soaps and bath salts to use for relaxing bath or shower, whatever your desire is. There is also a toilet and plenty of linens. The bathroom does have a window you can see out of which you get a view of the water and Seattle.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Sumptuous queen located up in loft & with a view of water.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Brand new very comfortable sleeper sofa in living room
  • The master bedroom is accessed by a comfortable railed ladder with posts at the bottom and top with a top ballast. You can enjoy a view of the water and Mt. Baker right from bed! This ladder is comfortable to navigate up and down from the main living area. There is a small flat screen television in the bedroom area as well as cabinets and a table. You can stand up but the roof line slopes down on the sides. You will feel like you are up in the tree tops. Guests have felt like they were in a cozy nest up in the trees 'feeling like they were sleeping on a soft cloud'. This is the best spot to be! There are two windows as well up in the loft behind the bed. You will sleep very well in this cozy bed!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Skiff Point Guest House stocks the kitchen with all the necessities to cook with. There are some items to enjoy in the kitchen and if you'd like a special basket of food items left in your suite for a minimal fee, happy to accommodate guests! The kitchen is stocked with plenty of coffee and teas for your morning rise. The hostess also leaves cream for your coffee and tea. Located in walking distance is the Rolling Bay Mercantile building where you will find local organic produce, farm fresh eggs and a bakery for fresh baked pastries and lunch. There is also a mini market and an Italian Deli all in walking distance! The Loft Suite is immaculately clean with all the special touches! If there is any special occasion we aim to please just ask and we will take care of the extra details for you! From a small and romantic wedding to a getaway. If your children come they will feel like they are up in the treetops and plenty of beaches and trails to explore.