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Blue Heron House - Cozy Cottage and Yard on N. Umpqua River

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Blue Heron House, 1 Br / 1 Ba, with spring bluebells in full bloom

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Last updated: 12/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Roseburg house description

This cozy cedar-shingled, cottage-style house has a private drive and 1 acre lot with 120 ft of frontage along the North Umpqua River. The spacious private yard features a giant sycamore tree, and a cedar deck overlooking the river below and old-growth forest beyond. A great R&R destination, honeymoon hideout, or anniversary getaway. You can spend an entire day in solitude or take day-trips to the ocean, Crater Lake, wineries, and enjoy many other activities and tours nearby.

It is located 1/4 mile from a store (food, gas, fishing licenses and tackle, beer-wine-liquor, post office) and 3 miles from several restaurants. Once you park here you won't need to drive anywhere, unless you want to explore Crater Lake National Park (75 miles), the Umpqua National Forest (10 miles), or the Wild and Scenic Reach of the North Umpqua River and the 75-mile North Umpqua Trail (2 miles).

This part of the river is famous for year-round fly-fishing for steelhead, and whitewater rafting and kayaking. Also for many short trails to beautiful waterfalls. The local town of Glide has a famous Glide Wildflower Show each April, and the Umpqua valley has winery tours year-round.

Keywords: Cabin, House, Rental, Bungalow, Retreat, Bed and Breakfast; fishing, flyfishing, steelhead, salmon, riverfront, Crater Lake National Park

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Property Type

  • House
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Massage

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Not Suitable For Children
              • Pets Not Allowed:

                property is used by wildlife like deer and turkeys instead of pets...moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                master room, wood floor, dresser, closet, windows...moreless

              • warm colors and curtains, original wood floors and wood sash windows, antique dresser; connects to bathroom...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

                ground-level...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Romantic, classic and cozy, with large yard, shade tree, wood floors, old-growth forest across river, trail to river, fish right out front!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • CD Player

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    in foothills of the Cascade Mountains, old-growth forest lines the opposite side of the river...moreless

                  • Rural:

                    Lots of wildlife in the yard and along the river, yet you can walk 1/4 mile to the local country store for almost anything you need!...moreless

                  • Water View:

                    rapids and riffle viewed from edge of yard (not viewable from house)...moreless

                  • Waterfront:

                    North Umpqua River frontage, private access...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Whitewater Rafting

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    wood stove, electric wall furnace, space heaters...moreless

                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    original fir wood floor...moreless

                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street:

                    room for multiple cars...moreless

                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    lots of room...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Local area wireless network, high-speed DSL based...moreless

                  • Wood Stove:

                    glass-front woodstove in fieldstone fireplace...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Catering Available
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    everything you could need...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    plenty for up to 4 people...moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    colorful country kitchen with plenty of wares...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    basic spices, coffee filters -- bring your own consumables please...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    private cedar-lined deck with high view of the river and old-growth forest...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    large semi-shaded yard with lawn furniture...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    classic and venerable Weber charcoal grill...moreless

                  Payment Type

                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

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                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $130
                  $780 $2,920

                  Rates are based on 1 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • cleaning fee $60
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Max capacity 1 individual or couple (1 small child possible)

                  Deposit 50% of total stay is non-refundable, pay balance in cash or credit card on or before arrival.

                  Rates are subject to change until reserved.

                  See Rental Agreement elsewhere on this site.


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                  Last updated: 12/08/2014
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                  Location

                  90 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Eugene, OR
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Narrows Tavern
                  25 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Roseburg Country Club
                  90 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Eugene, OR - Amtrack
                  Roseburg
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Hwy 138
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Illahee, Munchies, Living Rivers
                  75 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Mt Bailey heli-skiing
                  90 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Bandon, OR - Pacific Ocean

                  World-famous year-round flyfishing for steelhead; waterfall hikes, Crater Lake National Park, Pacific Ocean beaches, frisbee golf, Glide Wildflower Show, winery tours, Rogue-Umpqua Scenic Byway, Wild and Scenic River, salmon fishing in May and June.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2001

                  About the owner: I've spent years renovating this and two other riverfront houses to share this beautiful piece of the North Umpqua River with other outdoor lovers. I live nearby and will be sure your stay is a pleasant one.

                  Why the Owner Chose Roseburg:
                  The North Umpqua is the most beautiful river on Earth, with strong wild fish, invigorating rapids, and gorgeous scenery. The old-growth forest across the river supports abundant wildlife and exudes serenity.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Watch the eagles, ospreys, and otters patrol the river from the deck along the bank high above the water. Fish for wild trout and steelhead right in front of the house, year-round.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Blue Heron House, 1 Br / 1 Ba, with spring bluebells in full bloom

                    Blue Heron House, 1 Br / 1 Ba, with spring bluebells in full bloom

                  • Blue Heron Cottage, 1 br/1 ba, near Green Riffle House (rented separately)

                    Blue Heron Cottage, 1 br/1 ba, near Green Riffle House (rented separately)

                  • colorful living room

                    colorful living room

                  • colorful country kitchen

                    colorful country kitchen

                  • kitchen entryway

                    kitchen entryway

                  • queen bedroom, wood floor

                    queen bedroom, wood floor

                  • laundry room, new washer and dryer

                    laundry room, new washer and dryer

                  • side view of house, fireplace, and Weber charcoal grill

                    side view of house, fireplace, and Weber charcoal grill

                  • winter view of river from deck

                    winter view of river from deck

                  • excellent fishing riffle and forest directly in front of house

                    excellent fishing riffle and forest directly in front of house

                  • wild steelhead leaping Deadline Falls, only 2 miles from the house

                    wild steelhead leaping Deadline Falls, only 2 miles from the house

                  • a frequent local fisherman and namesake of the house - Great Blue Heron

                    a frequent local fisherman and namesake of the house - Great Blue Heron

                  • lawn furniture in shade of sycamore tree

                    lawn furniture in shade of sycamore tree

                  • Private North Umpqua River and forest view from deck at the Blue Heron yard

                    Private North Umpqua River and forest view from deck at the Blue Heron yard

                  • glass-front woodstove in fieldstone fireplace, really warms up the cottage

                    glass-front woodstove in fieldstone fireplace, really warms up the cottage

                  • stove and fridge

                    stove and fridge

                  • dining area and shelves

                    dining area and shelves

                  • bathroom with classic corner sink

                    bathroom with classic corner sink

                  • covered back entry along driveway

                    covered back entry along driveway

                  • deck overlooking rapids and old-growth forest, with Wireless Internet signal

                    deck overlooking rapids and old-growth forest, with Wireless Internet signal

                  • nearby trail to river leads to this rock island in summertime

                    nearby trail to river leads to this rock island in summertime

                  • typical thank-you note from happy renters

                    typical thank-you note from happy renters

                  • chrome summer steelhead caught in August right near the house

                    chrome summer steelhead caught in August right near the house

                  • full moon rising over the retreat; the darkness yields beautiful starry skies

                    full moon rising over the retreat; the darkness yields beautiful starry skies

                  VRBO #306884

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                  $130 per night (USD)
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                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 2

                  View calendar: Updated 12/08/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within 24 hours
                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/08/2014
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