Scenic Beach - Emel House

Emel House

Vintage 1911 home with quaint country atmosphere. Beautiful setting with garden, expansive lawn, lush landscape, charming gazebo, and spectacular view of Hood Canal. Romantic setting for weddings and receptions, also excellent for retreats and company picnics. Amplified music only permitted during the actual ceremony.


The house is currently closed for reservations due to current COVID-19 restrictions. The exterior area is currently limited to 50 people. Grounds rental time is from 9 a.m. to one hour before dusk. Please check sunset time for the rental date and plan accordingly. Dusk is a half hour after sunset. Everything needs to be cleaned up, items returned to their original place and all attendees must leave the park one hour prior to dusk/end of rental. (Example: July 4th sunset is at 9 p.m. /dusk is 9:30 p.m., so rental time ends at 8:30 p.m. or Oct 20 sunset is at 6 p.m./dusk is at 6:30 p.m., rental period ends is 5:30 p.m.)


  • Kitchen with refrigerator, stove and microwave
  • Two eight-foot-long tables in dining room
  • Two dressing rooms and bathroom upstairs
  • Bottom floor is ADA accessible with restroom
  • Outdoor gazebo, arbor and country gardens
  • There are 100 folding chairs included for use
  • Several picnic tables close to house


Scenic Beach State Park is located in Seabeck, WA

Rates: 2021 Rates will vary due to current restrictions

May 15 through Sept. 15Monday - Friday$507 plus tax / day

Friday, Saturday, Holidays$1,014 plus tax / day
Sept. 16 through May 14Sunday - Saturday$507 plus tax / day


To make reservation call (888) CAMPOUT or (888) 226-7688. Reservations are accepted up to nine months in advance for arrival dates between May 15 through Sep. 15. To make reservations for arrival dates between Sept. 16 through May 14, please call the park directly at (360) 830-5079. A non-refundable reservation fee applies.