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  • Covered built in balcony w/ rain or shine unobstructed views..a photographer's playground
    Covered built in balcony w/ rain or shine unobstructed views..a photographer's playground
    Covered built in balcony w/ rain or shine unobstructed views..a photographer's playground
    The Historic Balch Retreat on Hood Canal...history in nature's paradise
    World renowned Olympic National Park nearby
    Mt Rainier view on widest expanse of Hood Canal from most rooms - North America's longest fjord
    Sweeping, moonlit views by candlelight in the 2 person master suite jetted spa.  You could be here!!
    Property description
    Olympic National Park
    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
    *****3rd or 4th night FREE!! See FULLY REVIEW dates and bottom of RATES section BEFORE INQUIRYING.

    THE HISTORIC BALCH RETREAT on HOOD CANAL is the only registered historic holiday rental on Puget Sound (Hood Canal), and one of a select few in the entire Pacific NW. Located on a shell laden, wildlife, and seafood rich 1,000 ft beach where the majestic Olympics meet the crystal clear waters of Hood Canal creates a photographer's playground. Convenient and scenic 1.5 hrs from Seattle or Tacoma.

    Popular with singles, couples, honeymooners, or groups up to 9, with a renowned master suite that is a guest favorite.

    STEP BACK IN TIME on HOOD CANAL WATERFRONT WITH A UNIQUE COMBINATION OF....historic simple elegance, wildlife observation overlooking our shellfish and shell laden beach r...
  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Boat Available
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(2)
    • Deck
    • Dining Seats (9)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Hot Tub
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (9)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Ocean Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Porch
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Waterfront
    • Water Views
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FKN2379651 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Default - - 1 night
    WINTER..3rd nt FR... Jan 4, 2015 Feb 11, 2015 2 nights
    VALENTINES/PRES W... Feb 12, 2015 Feb 16, 2015 3 nights
    SPRING..4th nt FR... Feb 17, 2015 May 21, 2015 2 nights
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    • Pet: $50 / stay - Fee
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    RATES: apply to all persons on site for length of reservation, including day visitors.

    ADDITIONAL GUESTS BEYOND 2: $25 per person, per night.

    REFUNDABLE SECURITY/DAMAGE DEPOSIT: $350 and up. Additional deposit funds or homeowners/renters info may be required. Deposits gladly refunded within 48 hrs or less, if returned in same condition obtained, excluding vacuuming, dusting, mopping, laundry, beds, and bathrooms...that's our job!

    HOLIDAY WEEKENDS NOT LISTED ABOVE: 3 night min (does not apply to MLK Wknd).

    PETS: $45 each.

    CLEANING/LAUNDRY: 1-5 guests..$135. 6+ guests..$185.


    Until confirmed rates and fees are subject to change without notice, and non-negotiable.

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English first
Louisville, Kentucky
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Everything one can need. Beautiful and peaceful. Spotted bald eagles catching their prey, elk, seals. All from the deck and the canoe provided. Super location for hiking and kayaking. Kind and responsive owners. Only downside is no big deal. No good market closer than 45 min so bring a full load. more

Gillian C
Maple Valley, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
person found this review helpful

My group of friends and I, seven altogether, some visiting from England and Canada, enjoyed a lovely weekend at The Historic Balch Retreat in Brinnon. The home is beautiful, extremely well cared for and with absolutely fabulous views across Hood Canal. We so enjoyed the private beach, collecting and shucking oysters there, watching the wildlife including high flying eagles and... more

Kaplan, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

The home was exactly as pictured. Relaxing is the one word that comes to mind when describing this wonderful home. In the evenings after a hectic day of sightseeing the deck overlooking the Hood Canal was a welcome retreat. Most evening we would find ourselves on the main deck relaxing and enjoying the scenery. We had a large group of... more

Management response:

So pleased your first visit provided an enjoyable historic version of the unique and beautiful Olympic Nat'l Park/ Hood Canal experience. It is our hope that guests feel as if they are staying in the historic waterfront home of a friend that enjoys some of the finer things, and come away with fond and cherished, lifetime memories. Sincerely, Tori and... more

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