A quiet gem located just moments from reality. Thornewood Cottage is a new addition to the historic gated community of Thornewood Estates and just steps from the historic Thornewood Castle. Located in Lakewood, WA, the cottage is nestled along the shores of American Lake.

Completed in 2004 this exquisite retreat offers an unmatched combination of privacy, luxury, recreation and access to the Puget Sound region.

It is ideal for vacations, extended corporate stays, relocations, visiting family/friends or interim housing while building, remodeling, or moving.

Located in a very private gated community just five blocks off I-5 exit 123 on the east shore of American Lake in Lakewood. 10 minutes to Tacoma, 15 minutes to Olympia, and 50 minutes to Seattle.

U.S. Open 2015 - Chambers Bay

Thornewood Cottage is only 15 minutes from Chambers Bay Golf Course, the home of the 2015 US Open, in University Place, WA. Inquire today about rates and reservations before, during and after the 2015 US Open.

About Thornewood Cottage

A 1,400 square foot open layout features vaulted great room with gas fireplace, and a large deck overlooking unobstructed sweeping views of American Lake, the Olympics, and incredible summer sunsets.

Master Suite features king 4 poster bed, jetted tub, large shower, walk in closet, skylight, and vaulted ceilings.

The Kitchen has a large breakfast bar, and plenty of gathering space. Everything you need including dishwasher, microwave, coffee pot and dishware. You just bring the food.

2nd Bedroom – Queen Sleigh Bed, vaulted ceilings, walk in closet.

The Office has a large cherry wood desk and queen sleeper sofa.

Also features Plasma TV, DVD/CD/VCR, theater surround sound, washer/dryer, and custom lighting.


Recreational opportunities abound in the Tacoma/Puget Sound area. On American Lake you can canoe, fish, waterski or just relax on the peaceful shorline.

Charter/guided fishing, claming (in season), hiking, skiing and more are literally just outside the door.

Tacoma is also home to a vibrant arts community, The Museum of Glass and the Chihuly Bridge of Glass


Thornewood Cottage is on the Eastern shore of American Lake in Lakewood, WA. The specific address is available only to guests.

Rates and Reservations

June 11 thru Labor Day - First 2 guests $300/night. Minimum 5 night stay
Labor Day through June 10th - First 2 guests $200/night. Friday & Saturday. $175/night Sunday - Thursday. Minimum 2 night stay

Each additional person - $15 each per night
Stays longer than 6 nights contact for discount. Monthly rates available upon request.
All Holiday periods and college graduation weekends PLU & UPS - Minimum 4 night stay add $50 per night.

Please call for more than 8 guests
$500 damage deposit. $90 cleaning fee.
Rates may change without notice.

Contact Us

For questions or reservation requests, call Randy Foley at 253-677-8777 or e-mail us at lakefoley@comcast.net

Thornewood Cottage | (253) 677-8777 | lakefoley@comcast.net