Vashon Island, one of the largest islands in Puget Sound, is truly the best of both worlds. Have you ever wanted to get out of the city, but not go too far? Then Vashon Island may be perfect for you.
Just a 25-minute ferry ride from West Seattle, and you’re there. The ferry ride itself is breathtaking with views of the sound and mountains all around. Not too far from the ferry dock is their downtown area, often referred to as “uptown”. Full of charming coffee shops, restaurants, and mom-and-pop shops. Spend the day roaming the shops, or exploring the 45 miles of beachfront this island has to offer.
The people of Vashon Island have a reputation for being very progressive, and friendly. People say hello to you when walking, or wave while driving. There is a real sense of pride in the community here, you can see it in the residents. There are loads of events throughout the year, head to their website for a full event calendar.
If you’re ready to make this little slice of heaven your home (or vacation home) we have the perfect home for you! Take a look at this beautiful home only a three-minute walk to the beach! Could be a vacation home, permanent residence, or an investment for short-term rental! Check it out!