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Camp Blackbeary Forest Cabin Escape

#423522 · Vacation Rental in , ,

1 Bedroom
6 guests
1 Full Bathroom
Vacation Rental

Property Description

1080 sq. ft. of open floor plan on second floor of cabin/barn. It is an Adirondack style cabin in all decor and comfort. Including bear skins, antlers and rustic furnishings.

A true vacation getaway located on the South Puget Sound on a ten acre estate of beautiful northwest woods. Has access to the beach for strolling, beach combing, kayaking, or taking in wonderful views of Mt. Rainier. Boat launch and beach access is available 1/2 block north on 72nd St.

The sleeping area has three single beds, or one single and one queen size bed , a day bed with trundle for up to 5 guests (airbeds for more people upon request). Blankets, bed linens and towels for up to 5 people are provided. We welcome your well behaved pets, one dog or one cat preferred, all must be approved prior to stay by owner. Dogs must be leashed, no roaming freely or allowed on furniture. Pets need to be free of fleas and shot records must show they are current especially with regards to rabies. We are very pet friendly here.

The cabin has a single bath with a shower, no tub. The kitchen area is equipped for basic cooking. It includes a gas range with oven and broiler drawer. There is a farm sink, coffee maker, toaster oven, and microwave. We have a small under the counter refrigerator and a beverage refrigerator. Dishes, pots and pans and most all basic kitchen utensils. More may be provided upon request. Some basic pantry items include a few spices, salt and pepper, flour, sugar, crackers, bread crumbs, pancake mix and syrup, homemade jam, coffee, tea bags, oil and vinegar, rice, mixed pastas, marshmallows and graham crackers for smore's. We supply paper towels and toilet paper. Hand soap and dish washing liquid, sponges, dish cloths and towels. There is a dish dry pad and drainer rack, no dishwasher. The large upper deck has a table and chairs for dining, and chairs for relaxing as well. A gas BBQ is provided for grilling outdoors, we supply grilling utensils, grill wipes and non stick grill spray and small gas bottles for guests use.

You feel as if you are up in a wonderful tree house cabin. Though the cabin itself is not at the waters edge, you can view sail boats and the water through the trees from the deck. Also bald eagles, great blue herons, king fishers, wood peckers, ravens and many other birds. Watch the stars, listen to owls and fall asleep listening to frogs and coyotes in the distance.

The cabin is in a great location for access to Gig Harbor (25 minute drive) and a grocery store at Key Center. There are many day trips to enjoy to Olympia, Tacoma, Olympic National Park, Hood Canal, and other great points of interest around the Olympic, Key and Kitsap Peninsulas and South Puget Sound. Penrose and Joemma State Parks are short minutes away and great for additional hikes, beaches and picnicking with drop dead sunset views of the mountains and water. A 2 hr drive can get you to the Pacific beach at Ocean Shores, Greys Harbor region via Shelton . North is Bremerton, Port Townsend, Sequim and Port Angeles on Rt 101. Seattle is 1 1/2 hrs via rt 16 and I-5. Mt. Rainier NP is to the east about a 2hr. drive from cabin. We get to see the mountain (Mt. Rainier) from here everyday the weather allows.

We hope you find this comfortable cabin provides a relaxing escape! A true western WA experience in the beautiful Pacific NW woods.

Directions from Seattle:

Option 1) 1 hour 45 minute drive south on I-5 through Tacoma, across the Tacoma Narrows Bridge (tolled eastbound only), and down the Key Peninsula from Gig Harbor, take the Purdy exit.

Option 2) 1 hour ferry ride from Seattle to Bremerton, and 45 minute drive through Port Orchard to the Key Peninsula via rt 16 take Purdy exit S and stay on Key Pen HWY to Longbranch near bottom of Peninsula past the Longbranch Improvement Club and Wharf.

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House Rules

Check In Time: 03:00
Check Out Time: 11:00
Max occupancy: 6

Sleeping Arrangements

Common Space
Bed types not specified
Bedroom 1
Bed types not specified


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
2 Nights Minimum
$65 CAD - - -
01/15/18 - 01/15/21
2 Nights Minimum
$99 CAD - - -



DVD Player


Heated Pool


Sandy Beach
Tennis Court


Spa Services
Restaurant On Site
Guided Fishing Tours

Availability Calendar

January 2018

  • Unavailable
  • Check In Available
  • Check Out Available
Availability last updated Jan 15, 2018
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11 Reviews

Overall Rating

Good comfortable cabin.

Nice comfortable cabin style rental nested deep in the woods.

October 2017

Quiet and oh so cute!

What a cute little place! We loved sitting out on the deck reading, watching the birds, and eating our meals. Our weekend was spent at both of the local parks just kicking around. There is no TV, so we brought a DVD player and watched movies on that. The record player was fun and we played lots of tunes on it! There are lots of games, and we brough... Read More

September 2017

Private and Peaceful

What a wonderful place to spend a quick getaway with family. We felt comfortable and welcome perched in the spacious Camp Blackbeary. Dorothy was a delightful hostess, offering anything we might need, from children's books (for the 3 year old) to ideas for the best beaches. Thank you.

July 2017

The cabin had everything. Most of all peace and quiet!

The cabin is in a quiet corner of the Key Peninsula. My daughter's and I went there to unwind and refresh in a distraction free environment. Set in the middle of a wooded area it was easy to think you were all alone in the wilderness... But you're not. Dorothy, the proprietor, lives in the home just down the hill and she is very gracious. Besides... Read More

June 2017

Perfect for a weekend retreat. Everything you need.

Very generous accommodations, and in such a beautiful space! Very homey.

September 2016

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