Beachfront Condo in Rare, Stunning Location

relaxing on the decksteps to the beachdinner and sunset on the lanaiwelcome! view through the French doorsinside dining with French doors opencalm water just steps awayanother magnificant sunsetview to the kitchencandle glowrelax by the fireplacegreat meals created here!calm and sereneon the beach looking 'home'a walk on the beach
“ Excellent ”
12 Reviews
3225 Alki Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116


Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Sleeps: 5
Type: Condo
Per night: $250 - $350
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the Seattle vacation condo rental
A truly unique place; literally on the private beach with sweeping western view of Puget Sound, Olympic Mountains, several islands, and if you're lucky, the occasional pod of orca whales. Feel the serenity of a quiet Puget Sound getaway as soon as you enter - hard to believe that downtown Seattle is only 10 minutes away!

The building is only 3 units, this is the one directly on the beach. Sleeps up to 6 with 2 baths. Dining and living room area wrapped in windows looking directly out over the beach. Fire-pit, gas BBQ, kayak, and row boat ready for use. The low tide exposes lots of great areas for exploring, but it never comes up high enough to reach the deck, so you can ALWAYS access and enjoy the beach.

Just 4 houses down from the lighthouse. It is in lee of Alki Point and sheltered from the marine winds, so it is always calmer and warmer than around the point. Only 3 minute walk from fun community boardwalk, shops, and restaurants on the other side of the point. Big deck to enjoy as you watch the sunsets, boats, or linger over a leisurely meal.

A small sack of groceries of coffee, milk, fruit, and cereal for late arrivals.
Area Information
On the private south side of Alki point. Only a couple blocks away from the restaurants, cafes, and shops along the boardwalk on the other side of the point. Larger grocery stores 2 miles away. Public bus transportation to downtown Seattle on Alki Beach boardwalk. The property is next to the picturesque Alki Point lighthouse. Wonderful beach with firepit and great logs for furniture. The beach is really just out your front door. Truly an amazing property.

15 min. to SEATAC airport
10 min. to .downtown Seattle via bridge or water taxi (fun)
.Seahawk Stadium (Qwest Field)
.Mariner's Field (Safeco Field)
.the Seattle Aquarium
.the Seattle center, space needle, science center
EMP (Experience Music Project funded by
Paul Allen)
.the Seattle waterfront with many shops and
.famous Pike Place Market

15 minutes to Bellevue and Mercer Island via interstate 90 which takes you to the mountain passes and eastern washington.

Availability Calendar


Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Mar 15 2015 Jun 30 2015 $295 $295 - - 3 Nights
Jul 01 2015 Sep 01 2015 $350 $350 - - 4 Nights
Sep 01 2015 Oct 15 2015 $295 $295 - - -
Oct 15 2015 Mar 15 2016 $250 - - - -
Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Lodging tax: 9%
Deposits: $500.00 at time of booking. will apply to stay, non-refundable 50% of monies owed are due 30 days from onset of rental with the remaining due 2 weeks (14 days) before starting date. Cancellation policy: non-refundable within 30 days or less of rental onset.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, Personal Check
Other Fees: $500.00 refundable damage deposit, I will hold the deposit until after check out and return if all is in order. $100.00 cleaning fee


  • Beds

  • 1 Queen Bed
  • 1 Double Bed
  • 1 Twin Bed
  • Features

  • Beach Chairs
  • Fireplace
  • Kayak
  • Porch
  • Beach Towels
  • Full Kitchen
  • Linens Provided
  • View (Mountains)
  • Beachfront
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Oceanfront
  • View (Ocean)
  • Canoe
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • View (Water)
  • Deck
  • High Speed Internet
  • Patio
  • Waterfront
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Gas Grill
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • Hair Dryer
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • CD Player
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Activities

  • Beach
  • Sailing
  • Movie Theater
    (<1 mile)
  • Golf
    (2 miles)
  • Bicycling
  • Scuba Diving
  • Park
    (<1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (2 miles)
  • Boating
  • Snorkeling
  • Playground
    (<1 mile)
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (3 miles)
  • Canoeing
  • Water Skiing
  • Restaurant
    (<1 mile)
  • Aquarium
    (5 miles)
  • Fishing
  • Whale Watching
  • Tennis
    (<1 mile)
  • Parasailing
    (5 miles)
  • Hiking
  • Windsurfing
  • Water Park
    (<1 mile)
  • Zoo
    (5 miles)
  • Kayaking
  • Grocery Store
    (<1 mile)
  • Basketball Court
    (1 mile)
  • Winery
    (15 miles)
  • Ocean

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Just around the Alki point lighthouse is the 3 mile, sandy Alki Beach, with views of Seattle and many restaurants/coffee shops on the beach. Drive 10 minutes to Seattle waterfront or take a 7 min. water taxi ride to Seattle. Funky West Seattle "junction" neighborhood up the hill, 3 min drive. Queen size aerobed available to sleep extra kids/guests.

Reviews for this vacation condo rental in Seattle, Washington

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Ernest Bussinger

Ernest Bussinger

Scottsbluff, NE, USA

West Seattle Respite

May 2, 2013

This was a perfect place for the time away that we needed with our daughter who lives in Kent area. She needed some relief from work and it was a soothing place to be. We loved the deck, watching the tide go in and out and all the ship traffic. Much different than our Midwest life. We enjoyed being able to walk and dine and meet friends in the area. We appreciate the opportunity to rent such a great place. It was cheery and comfortable.

janie wood

Owner's reply:

Thank you for the review. It was pleasure; and also a big thank you for leaving the condo in the condition in which you found it.


Debbie Gift

Debbie Gift


Wonderful stay!

June 12, 2012

Hope to return soon!

janie wood

Owner's reply:

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. You are always welcome anytime!

Irene Newsham

Irene Newsham

Houston, TX

perfect location, perfect view, wonderful stay

August 20, 2011

For our family summer vacation, we were looking to escape the Texas heat, have a great view with beach access, along with convenient access to downtown Seattle and the Olympic Penninsula. We found it all here. The views of Puget Sound were stunning and the kids spent a great deal of time on the beach in front of this first floor condo looking for shells, watching the seals, and digging in the sand. Because it is just south of the iighthouse, it was a very quiet place. The condo was easy to live in and very comfortable. WiFi allowed us to work in the evenings while we enjoyed the sound of the waves. An easy walk to the Alki strip afforded nice family dinners and several days on the sandy beach. A shuttle to the Water Taxi took us across the bay to downtown Seattle for visits to Pike Place Market, the Aquarium, and even a baseball game at SafeCo field. An easy drive to Mt. St. Helens and even the Olympic Penninsula gave us the opportunity to see more of the surrounding area. I recommend visiting the lavender farms in Sequim. The owner has the place nicely decorated and set up with creature comforts - great blankets, warm comforters, nice towels, cable TV, etc. I would highly recommend this place for anyone that wants to experience all that Seattle has to offer, especially the amazing views of Puget Sound.

John McQuistion

John McQuistion

Indianapolis, IN. USA

Another Very Satisfied Vacationer

July 21, 2011

My family needed a place to house 6 adults for my nephews wedding on Bainbridge Island as well as enjoy a vacation. We are so happy we found this place. It is a beautiful location with plenty of entertainment provided by the actvities on Puget Sound. With the deck and living space we had room for other family members in town to gather for a visit as well. With easy access to Seattle we saw many of the sites there, and were able to meet up with family in town. Grandma negotiated the two sets of 5 steps to get down to the deck entrance with ease. The owner was easy to work with and had the place well stocked and furnished. I wish we had taken more time to just sit and to enjoy all Alki had to offer. Maybe next time.

Janet Symanski Olszewski

Janet Symanski Olszewski

Hudsonville, Michigan

Peaceful heaven and city fun!

July 12, 2011

What a wonderful piece of property and it is everything you read. Clean.cute, great location, and a nice owner. Saw the fireworks which we do all over the United States every year and this vacation is on the top ranking. Seattle people are friendly and the city is BEAUTIFUL......this condo was GREAT!!!!! thank-you so much again!

Katharine Pearson- Oliver

Katharine Pearson- Oliver

Hailey, ID USA

Renew, Refresh, Relax!

March 15, 2011

Our family gathered in this delightful beach place for a week's stay during our daughter's Alki wedding. The views were stunning, the home beautifully appointed and the deck became our hangout for cozying up with a book, a marathon of game playing or just grabbing some rays! Walking distance to great restaurants, beaches and activities of all kinds! Don't miss out on this very special spot...we hope to be able to return sometime as it holds many wonderful family memories!

Gord MacCallum

Gord MacCallum

Edmonton, Alberta

Clean, modern condo!

August 17, 2009

Elaine, just wanted to say that we completely enjoyed our stay at your condo. Very clean, modern and had all the amenities we needed. The Alki beach area is great, with shops and restaurants within walking distance. We'll stay here again next time we're in Seattle.



Boise, Idaho

Breath taking views

October 7, 2008

The view and sound of the waves right outside your door were priceless. The kids loved playing on the beach and watching the seal pups play. Then, after a long day of sightseeing, it was refreshing to walk down the waterfront to a quaint dinner on Alki Ave.

Kim Brandt

Kim Brandt

Scottsdale, AZ

What a Treat!

August 7, 2008

Our family of 4 loved this cute beach condo. It was well-equipped and beautifully decorated. Just a fun walk down the shore to restaurants on Alki beach and also a short drive to hip West Alki with lots of cute shops and restaurants. We loved hearing the sound of the waves and enjoyed sunsets on the deck! What a memorable vacation!



South Charleston, WV

Wonderful views!

July 29, 2008

The house was in a perfect location. We loved the water and the beach walks. The house was clean and well stocked. Close to the city yet peaceful. Would go back again and again.

J Freels

J Freels

Detroit, MI

Incredible Views

July 8, 2008

This vacation rental has incredible views of the Puget Sound and mountains. Very easy to lose track of time watching the boats sail by. Beautifully decorated condo within walking distance to many restaurants.

Martha Anderson

Martha Anderson

Mooresville NC USA

Absolutely perfect!

July 2, 2008

This condo was a haven for our family of 4. It is right on the beach, as advertised, and thus provided entertainment for the kids and relaxation for the adults. It is an easy drive to Seattle from the condo, but it was tempting to never leave the neighborhood. It was clean and well stocked and the owner even left us a snack to eat. We will never stay anywhere else in the Seattle area!

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    I am an outdoors enthusiast! I love to do just about everything there is to do in the outside whether it be on the beach, in the mountains, on a boat. Travel and seeing the world is also a passion of mine. I love the perspective if gives and the involvment in other cultures is an education in...
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