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Charming Bungalow in Westmoreland/Sellwood (Close-in Se)

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Charming Bungalow in the Heart of Westmoreland.

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Last updated: 01/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Sellwood-Moreland bungalow description

This charming bungalow has everything you need for your stay in Portland. Built in 1929, it features 2 true bedrooms, stocked kitchen (with the basics), dining room, living room and bathroom. Laundry facilities are in the basement along with a desk, additional sitting area and futon. Only 2 blocks to a grocery store, bank, coffee shop and more, this house is part of a quiet and peaceful neighborhood. It is the ideal accommodation for the traveler who wants to be close to the action, but not stay in the middle of it.

I love this particular neighborhood because it is a self-contained neighborhood - everything you need is within a 10 block walking radius, yet it is only a 10 minute drive or 20 minute bike ride to downtown. There are many unique restaurants, ranging from casual dining to upscale and the neighborhood is full of mom and pop shops. The proximity to nature is also a bonus. Several times a week, I walk my dog through the Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge and down to the river to play fetch and frolic on the sand. It's not unusual to see a bald eagle on the way and there is fabulous bird watching nearby.

For your convenience, there is wireless Internet at the house as well as an on-site computer for those of you who want to leave yours at home. Some ideas and activities for you to think about:

Summer activities: Sellwood pool, Oaks Bottom Amusement Park, Westmoreland Farmer's Market, Concerts in the Park, Movies in the Park, music festivals, and more!

Year Round Portland Activities: First Thursday in the Pearl, Last Thursday on Alberta, OMSI, Portland Art Museum, Portland Center State, Artist Repertory Theater, biking down the Springwater Trail, shopping on Hawthorne Street and Sellwood's Antique Row, brewer festivals, and lots more!



Keywords: charming, cozy, quiet, neighborhood, backyard, patio, westmoreland, sellwood, SE, Southeast, yard, home, bungalow, family, city, house, older home, dog, pet, clean,

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Property Type

  • Bungalow
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome:

            Westmoreland/Sellwood is a family neighborhood and we welcome families at the house! Please note that the house has not been baby proofed so we just ask that you take care to place non-child friendly items out of reach upon arrival. You are responsible for your children while staying at the house. There is a Graco play pen and Sesame Beginnings pack and play available for guest use....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is NOT allowed in this home....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Pets are allowed with additional security depost and per night fee....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

            Bunk bed has a full on the bottom and twin on top...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            High-end firm pillow-top mattress...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            Bed has memory foam topper for a comfy night's sleep...moreless

          • There is a Graco play pen and Sesame Beginnings pack and play and available for guest use. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Spacious bathroom features tub/shower, pedestal sink and plenty of storage space for personal items....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books:

            There is a small book library in the basement if you have some down time....moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Games:

            There is a small library of board games in the basement....moreless

          • Satellite / Cable:

            Cable Digital Package...moreless

          • Stereo:

            There is a Bluetooth compatible speaker (also has wired connection) for you to play your ipod, phone and computer's music on. It also features FM radio....moreless

          • Television:

            There are two televisions. One is upstairs in the living room and the other is downstairs in the bedroom with bunk bed....moreless

          • Toys:

            There are a few toys to keep the kids busy for an afternoon....moreless

          Attractions

          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues
          • Theme Parks
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Paddle Boating
          • Photography
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

              • Downtown:

                Walk about 4 blocks to downtown Westmoreland....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                The dining room features a 4-top table that can expand for more room....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Computer Available:

                It's not anything fancy, but it is perfect for surfing the web for things to do or checking email. ...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                There is central heat....moreless

              • Internet:

                Cable Internet fast enough to stream movies and television....moreless

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

                There is enough room for 3 cars to park in the driveway. ...moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                There is a basic coffee maker at the house with a timer function - no filters needed....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Stocked with the basics (oil, vinegar, spices, sugar, etc.), there is ample cookware available to use during your stay. The kitchen was remodeled in December 2014. Photos to come soon!...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven:

                Gas range...moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                Stocked with spices, oils, vinegars to get your started. The grocery store is only 2 blocks away if there is something you need....moreless

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden:

                Fenced backyard with flagstone patio...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Charcoal grill available for use...moreless

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 25 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Mid-Season 1
              Mar 30 - May 21, 2015
              30 night min stay

              $3,000
              High Season
              May 22 - Sep 14, 2015
              30 night min stay

              $3,300
              Mid-Season 2
              Sep 15 - Nov 2, 2015
              30 night min stay

              $3,000
              My Standard Rate
              30 night min stay

              $2,850
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $600
              • Monthly cleaning fee $80
              • Pet Fee $100
              • Check-out Cleaning Fee $120
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Pet fee is $10/day per pet, or $40/week per pet, or $100/month per pet

              Credit card fee of 2.7%. No fee for payment by personal check.

              Check-out cleaning fee is: $120;plus $80/month for monthly cleaning

              Reservations are not guaranteed until advance payment is received.

              No lodging tax for monthly guests.


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              Last updated: 01/15/2015
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              Location

              14.5 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              PDX
              0.9 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Eastmoreland Golf Course
              0.02 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Numerous within walking distance
              80.5 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Mount Hood
              82.5 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Cannon Bech

              Car: Not Necessary

              The Westmoreland/Sellwood neighborhood has become increasingly popular in the past few years - others have finally discovered our hideaway! We have great restaurants, shops, farmer's market and are only steps away from the river and the Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge which is known for birdwatching.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2005

              About the owner: I moved to Portland in 2005 after living in San Francisco for nearly 10 years. I was drawn to Portland because it has the amenities of a big city, but feels like a small town. It has easy access to mountains as well as to beaches on the coast. (It is only about a 90 minute drive to either.)

              Why the Owner Chose Sellwood-Moreland:
              I love this particular neighborhood because it is a self-contained neighborhood - everything you need is within a 10 block walking radius, yet it is only a 10 minute drive or 20 minute bike ride to downtown. There are many unique restaurants, ranging from casual dining to upscale and the neighborhood is full of mom and pop shops. The proximity to nature is also a bonus. Several times a week, I walk my dog through the Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge and down to the river to play fetch and frolic on the sand. It's not unusual to see a bald eagle and there is fabulous bird watching nearby. This house was my primary residence for many years and in 2009, I started renting the house while I was out of town so that other people could enjoy it. Starting in 2014, I now rent the house full time - I truly enjoy meeting new people and introducing them to our wonderful neighborhood.

              The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
              When at the Westmoreland Vacation Home, you will appreciate the charm of yesteryear. I have done my best to restore and keep original features intact such as the picture moldings, glass doorknobs, hardwood floors, French doors, and fun kitchen features like tile work, a flour bin and cabinets and shelving originally built to cool pies and baked goods.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              Photos

              • Charming Bungalow in the Heart of Westmoreland.

                Charming Bungalow in the Heart of Westmoreland.

              • Alternate view of living room - into dining room.

                Alternate view of living room - into dining room.

              • Take advantage of the fully-stocked kitchen!

                Take advantage of the fully-stocked kitchen!

              • Relax in bedroom two on a full bed with a memory foam topper.

                Relax in bedroom two on a full bed with a memory foam topper.

              • Downstairs bedroom with bunk bed.

                Downstairs bedroom with bunk bed.

              • Walk to the Westmoreland business disctrict a few blocks away.

                Walk to the Westmoreland business disctrict a few blocks away.

              • Relax in the living room after a day of exploring.

                Relax in the living room after a day of exploring.

              • Enjoy meals at home in the light and airy dining room.

                Enjoy meals at home in the light and airy dining room.

              • Sleep soundly in bedroom one - features a high-end queen pillow-top mattress

                Sleep soundly in bedroom one - features a high-end queen pillow-top mattress

              • Spacious, updated bathroom has period charm.

                Spacious, updated bathroom has period charm.

              • Backyard patio for soaking up summer rays.

                Backyard patio for soaking up summer rays.

              • Front of the house on a sunny winter day.

                Front of the house on a sunny winter day.

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Monday, January 19, 2015

              $2,850 - $3,300 per month (USD)
              Minimum stay: 30 nights
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              • Sleeps
                6
              • Bedrooms
                3
              • Bathrooms
                1
              • Property type
                Bungalow
              • Reviews
                25
              Owner
              Member since: 2010
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within an hour
              • Response rate: 90%
              • Calendar last updated: 01/15/2015
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              (503) 901-5083 (Oregon, USA)

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