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That Blue Cottage: Fully Updated 1bd, Heart of Ne Alberta Arts

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Last updated: 12/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Alberta Arts District house description

Our quiet and beautiful 1909 cottage home offers privacy and comfort for your perfect getaway. We have meticulously renovated, with an eye to balance the charm of the original house and the conveniences of a modern home. The result is a stunning, well lit space, a bedroom featuring a 100 year-old wood ceiling and french doors opening to a garden and deck, a spa-like bathroom with extra deep 6' tub beside a custom glass and tile shower enclosure, and an open plan kitchen/living area, well-outfitted and ready to take advantage of Portland's local and organic food culture.

Nestled in the heart of the vibrant Alberta Arts neighborhood, you are walking distance to some of Portland's best restaurants (Beast, Ciao Vito, Pine State, Expatriate, Bernie's, Branch Whiskey Bar, Yakuza, Bollywood Theater, Autentica, DOC, La Bonita, Bella Faccia and more), wine (Everyday Wine, Bin21), coffee houses (Barista, Caffe Vita, Extracto), bakeries (Sugar Cube, Random Order, Le Petit Provence, Back to Eden), boutiques featuring clothing, shoes, books, music, chocolates, home furnishings and lighting, and of course, the many art galleries and the monthly Last Thursday art walk and street fair. Access to two major transit lines within one block of the cottage and easy off-street parking make visiting the rest of Portland simple as well.

The home features sustainable bamboo floors, custom ironwork details produced by the artisan-owners, unusual antique furnishings, as well as 42' flat panel TV, free wireless broadband, spacious full size kitchen with gas range, dishwasher, and private laundry facility. The queen bed makes the space best suited for one or two adults, but the addition of a pack'n'play or air mattress can accomodate children or friends.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


              • Satellite / Cable


              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet


                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator


                      • Deck / Patio

                      Payment Type

                      • Dinersclub
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa


                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 47 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Winter Solstice
                      Dec 24 - Dec 31, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Cleaning Fee $50 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 11.5%

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                      Last updated: 12/20/2014
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                        "Despite being vegan, they have the best pecan sticky buns in Portland, and their carrot muff..."

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                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2009

                      About the owner: Portland is our kind of town. After fleeing the urban sprawl of California, we made a new life in PDX for ourselves and our 2 kids. He's a blacksmith. She's a Certified Athletic Trainer. Together, we own and manage a few rental properties and remodel our home. When the small, cute house next door went up for sale, we just couldn't pass it up. We also like cheese. Photo by Posy Quarterman Photography

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                      • Comfortable and bright living room

                        Comfortable and bright living room

                      • Garden view bedroom

                        Garden view bedroom

                      • Welcome to That Blue Cottage!

                        Welcome to That Blue Cottage!

                      • Open plan living room, kitchen and pantry

                        Open plan living room, kitchen and pantry

                      • Spa-like bathroom

                        Spa-like bathroom

                      VRBO #344349

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, December 20, 2014

                      $150 - $170 per night (USD)

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 12/20/14
                      Minimum stay: 2-4 nights
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                      Member since: 2011
                      Speaks: english
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                      • Calendar last updated: 12/20/2014
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                      That Blue Cottage: Fully Updated 1bd, Heart of NE Alberta Arts

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