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Short Stay Lodgings - Franklin Street Inn

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Peoria
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This is a lovely place to stay when you're in the Olympia area. We did not want to stay in one more hotel during our visit to the South Sound and so booked in at Short Stay. It was great. Loved having a real kitchen and ROOM to relax in. And it's so close to downtown, too. A quiet and...

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Colorado Springs, CO
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I was not pleased here because the front page of their website says "available by day, week, or month" BUT they don't let you stay a day! We only wanted to stay one night and move on with our trip but when we went to book it, reservations says "We require a minimum 2 night stay. Please edit your date...

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Debra S, Owner at Short Stay Lodgings - Franklin Street Inn, responded to this review

In 8 years of business you are the first one to bring it to my attention. I didn't make you book two nights and surprised you didn't call me and say "hey Deb, You need to update your website as it may be a bit confusing to future guests instead of a review which may be really hurtful to a...

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We loved the central heat since it was rainy and cold during our visit. Main living area is large with two couches; beds are very comfortable; kitchen is stocked with everything you need to make meals. We enjoyed the proximity to downtown Olympia, with its charming coffee shops, boutiques and restaurants.

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Spokane Valley, Washington
Reviewed 19 April 2016

I have stayed at this lodging several times and it is always super clean. The beds are great and bathroom is nice and big. There is a nice kitchen and dining area if you want to make a meal, all the accessories you need. We will continue to make this our favorite place in Olympia.

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New York
Reviewed 21 September 2015

We really enjoyed the upper apartment that Debra provided. The apartment was spotless and large, bathroom had lovely plush towels and comfy furniture. There were 2 decent sized bedrooms both with very comfy beds, quiet at night and an easy parking situation. This place is right near the library and walking distance to most things in Olympia. I think my...

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Reviewed 21 November 2014

For the last couple years, we were thrilled to have such a charming and comfortable home away from home here on Franklin. Everything we needed was available and we were within walking distance of great food and the lake. For short or long stays in the future, I'll check here first.

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 7 October 2014

We often host staff trainings in Olympia office. As a non-profit it can be really pricey to put staff up in a hotel and after finding short stay lodgings, we no longer have to! The Franklin Street apartments are perfect because they are in walking distance to everything - restaurants, the lake, grocery store, coffee shops. Plus it ended up...

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Prestonsburg, Kentucky, United States
Reviewed 3 October 2014

I appreciate this place so much, they helped me establish a life here by providing a longer stay until I could find something permanent. I recommend this establishment to anyone staying in the olympia area.

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Reviewed 30 August 2013

We had a great 10 days in Olympia, and staying at the apartment also meant we could entertain and cook the excellent local produce. Debra is a great host and we loved having the garden to wander through each day.

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Bountiful, Utah
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We stayed here for two nights. We had three bedrooms, a living room and a bathroom. The kitchen had all the things necessary for food preparations and nice living. The place was open and comfortable. There was a little picnic table in the backyard, but we didn't use it. The parking was a little tight in the backyard, but after...

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Our Vacation Rental is Conveniently located near the Olympia State Capitol. Short Stay Lodgings is a fully furnished and fully equipped two bedroom apartment which sleeps up to six guests for short term and four guests for longer rentals of up to three months. You can rent by day(minimum of two nights), week, or month. No Pets, NO Smoking.. Clean and Quiet! We have corporate rates for Extended Stay for a maximum of six months. We also offer a lovely garden and deck in the yard. The public library is next door, The State Capitol is around the corner, and the local swimming pool and work-out equipment are just a short two blocks away. As an Evergreen Alumni(Class of 87') we offer great rates for graduation. Enjoy a very clean, quiet, and private home in the Heart of Downtown Olympia. Many types of groups and people choose to stay at Short Stay Lodgings because of our full kitchens and great "Walkability Score" (96%): Legislators, Grandparents, Artists, Contractors, Traveling nurses and therapists, vacationers, and families enjoy the convenience of a fully furnished apartment in downtown Olympia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Short Stay Lodgings - Franklin Street Inn

Address: 910 & 912 Franklin Street SE, Olympia, WA 98501
Region: United States > Washington > Olympia
Price Range: $324 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“upstairs is slightly more sunny.”
 of 5 bubbles wkdwtch, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Both the upstairs and downstairs units are fully equipped. Downstairs is good if you have mobility issues.”
 of 5 bubbles vschwent, 11 Feb 2013 | Read review
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