Treat my home with the same respect as you would as a guest visiting friends and family.
Please read through the house rules carefully and have any other guests that are included in your booking of my home also read the house rules. I live in my home. It is not a hotel. These rules help everyone that stays here, including myself, to live in harmony together as best as we all can manage.
I keep a very peaceful home and as an airbnb host, I love to share my home with respectful guests.
The breaking and disregard of my house rules revokes your stay at my home at any time. This is an Airbnb regulation. In order to book a room or place at any Airbnb place you are agreeing to the host’s rules when you book the reservation.
It is your responsibility for you and any other guests included in the reservation to read through and agree to respect and follow the house rules.
Please read through my house rules carefully to make sure you understand the rules of my home. I live in my home. It is not a hotel.
You are booking a local home and having a local experience. These rules help everyone that stay here, including myself, to live in harmony together as best as we all can manage.
I keep a very peaceful home and as an Airbnb host, I love sharing my home with respectful guests.
Front door is to kept locked at all times.
When you leave the house make sure the front door is locked before you leave. When you return to the house, please lock the front door after you re-enter the house.
No street shoes in the house.
Shoes are to be left in the front door entry area under the bench. If you have chilly toes, bring along a pair of heavy socks or house slippers for cold weather. You are welcome to use the simple one size fits most slippers that are stored in your room closet.
Quiet time is between 10 pm - 8 am.
Inside the house as well as the back yard and front yard. Phone converstations, music, movies played on devices and computers, any noise and conversation must be kept to a absolute minimum between 10 pm and 8 am. Use headsets. Do not disturb other guests in the house or me. Do not disturb my neighbors in any way.
Check out time is 11 am. No exceptions.
Before the day of your departure, please let me know your check out time. If your flight, bus or train is later in the day. You can arrange with me to leave your luggage in the front entry hall so you can go out and have some more time in the city before you leave.
I need to gain access to the room, bathroom and the rest of the house in order to clean and prepare for the next guests. So you must check out of your room by 11 am. Leaving luggage and things at the entry area of the house is for guests that want to go out and have a little more time in the city. My house is not available for guests that are checking out to use after as a place to hang out after 11 am. Please respect this.
No Drug use, or Smoking of any kind
If you want to smoke or ingest or use cannabis in any form, choose another Airbnb place that welcomes this activity.
Seattle and the state of Washington has not yet figured out it’s cannabis tourism regulations and there is not any public places set up for cannabis tourist use.
I am not a cannabis host.
No smoking of e-cigarettes, marijuana/cannabis or vaping inside or outside of my home, backyard, side, front yard, or front porch.
If you smoke tobacco or other tobacco related cigarettes, (and this doesn’t include cannabis) I suggest you take a leisurely walk up into the park as part of your smoking practice. It’s filled with trees and is a contemplative, peaceful park.
If you drink alcohol, be responsible in your consumption. Know your limits. I do not welcome extremely drunk guests. Clean up after yourself if you get sick.
DO NOT leave a sick throwup mess in my bathroom or any part of my house.
Be quiet and respectful guests at all times
The bedrooms are not sound proof. In order to keep a peaceful and restful atmosphere, please be considerate of other guests (and your host as well), use headsets for movies and music and keep conversations and phone or internet video conference calls very low and quiet between 10 pm and 8 am.
Do not invite people over to my house.
Seattle has many excellent restaurants, pubs and bars to gather at.
Extra guests must be included in the reservation and part of our initial conversations. Please share with me the name of the guest that is sharing your reservation.
Please make sure that the other person included in your reservation has also read and agreed to the house rules. As the booking guest, it is your responsibility to have your friend, partner, spouse, family member included in reading, agreeing and participating in the house rules so everyone is on the same page as a guest in my home.
The person and airbnb member booking the Airbnb reservation must be one of the guests that is to stay in the room at my home that they are booking for. Your airbnb account photo must be a clear photo of your face. It must be only you in the photo.
This is also an Airbnb rule. If you are booking for someone else as a gift or as a favor, you are welcome to use the Airbnb gift certificate option. Or you can encourage them to become Airbnb members and make their own booking with your help if they need it.
I require that the guest making this booking be clear with me from the very beginning about any changes in who is to stay in the room with plenty of time to adjust and alter the reservation.
No spontaneous over-night visits or visits of any length from people not included in the initial reservation of any kind.
Do not bring anyone that is not listed in the reservation to my house. The room you have booked is limited to 2 people at any time. No exceptions.
Clean up after yourself in kitchen after each use.
Food storage must be arranged on arrival. I do have an extra fridge for guest use. I am happy to show you were it is located. No food in any kind of bags left at floor level in the room you are staying or anywhere else in the house. Keep your room door closed to prevent my dog from entering.
Clean up after yourself in the bathroom after each use.
You are sharing the one bathroom in my house with the other guests and me.
Please be mindful of your time in the bathroom in regards to others.
Clean up after yourself and leave the bathroom and the tub/shower clean for the next person.
Toiletry totes are available in each room to carry to the bathroom and to store your toiletries in your room
When you are finished using the bathroom store your toiletries and hang your towels in your room.
Do Not Feed my dog anything.
Except if I give you her food or special treats that I feed her.
My dog is on a strict diet for health reasons.
The fence gate in my backyard must always be kept closed and properly latched in order to keep my dog from wandering off, getting lost or hit by a car on the street.
Do not eat in your bedroom.
You are welcome to use the dinning room table for eating your meals and snacks.
If you use my wifi network, you are agreeing to use it only for legal purposes and you promise not to use it for illegal uploading, downloading, or any other illegal activities.
Please read the House Manual and familiarize yourself. Make sure to share the rules and house manual with the other guest included your reservation.
I want to make your stay in my home as comfortable, enjoyable, peaceful and secure as possible.
If there is anything you want or need, feel free to ask and I will assist you as best I can.