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Light and airy contemporary home welcomes you. This house is nestled among lush gardens and protected forest borders on a quiet dead-end street. Yet, it is only a 5 minute drive to the City Center, Pearl and NW Alphabet District, Zoo, Washington Park and Forest Park. From here, you also have easy access to the Nike Campus, St. Vincent Hospital and the western Metro area.
The house is filled with art, reflecting our international travel interest, and is full of visual treats for everyone.
I built this house 20+ years ago. It was designed by an architect who favors the Northwest Style of light, airy, open to nature, but compact and simple in its execution. It is a joy to be in this space.
Beautiful park like setting, quiet and peaceful. Amazingly close to downtown and the favorite places in the Portland area. We constantly receive nice feedback about the ambiance and cleanliness.
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM PHISHERS AND SCAMMERS. I WILL NEVER ASK FOR A WIRE TRANSFER, OFFER A DISCOUNT FOR PROMPT PAYMENT, OR NOT ACCEPT PHONE CALLS. I LIVE IN PORTLAND AND WILL NEVER OFFER ANOTHER CITY FOR PAYMENT DELIVERY. IF YOU ARE OFFERED ANY OF THIS, IT IS A SCAM AND PLEASE NOTIFY ME IMMEDIATELY.
We love children and welcome them. The house, however, is not childproof and does have a deck off the living and dining rooms that is quite high. Children are not allowed there without supervision....moreless
Non Smoking Only
Additional fees apply. Please inquire for permission. Thanks....moreless
Master bedroom has a queen bed and an attached private bathroom. In the other two bedrooms you will find a full bed in one and a queen bed in the other.. While the house sleeps up to eight people, it is most comfortable for a maximum of up to 6 adults. The two extra beds are Indonesian leisure futon type beds which are most appropriate for children or teens....moreless
Children are very welcome, however, I want to stress that the house is not childproof. There is a high deck off the livingroom which could be quite dangerous if not used properly. I used to watch my kids like a hawk on it when they were little, and I would ask that you do the same....moreless
SUMMER/HOLIDAYS Jun 1 - Sep 7, 2015 3 night min stay
WINTER HOLIDAYS holidays only Nov 25 - Jan 2 5 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
Property Damage Protection$59
Nightly rate is based on 4 person occupancy. Each additional person above 4 to the limit of 8 is an extra $10 per night.
Will accept 3 night rental in June.
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Light and airy contemporary home welcomes you. This house is nestled among lush gardens and protected forest borders on a quiet dead-end street, It is perfect for those who want the serenity of a quiet, peaceful neighborhood, but also want to be close to downtown. You can be downtown in 5 minutes by car or 10 minutes by bus. The house is close to the Zoo, Forestry Center and Washington Park. From here, you also have easy access to Nike, St. Vincent Hospital, Intel, Beaverton, Hillsboro, Aloha, Tigard and Forest Grove. Yet,it is only a 5 minute drive to the City Center, Pearl District, Zoo, Washington Park and Forest Park. 10 minute drive to Mississippi, Northwest Alphabet District, and Rose Garden. An amazingly convenient and quick location to access all the best in Portland. Also, easy access to SW Portland, Beaverton and Hillsboro, Etc.
Year Purchased: 1990
About the owner: I have been a social worker in Portland for 30+ years and have been managing the vacation rentals together with my daughter, Kris, who is a contractor. We love houses and are offering two choices in the Portland area now. My other passion is traveling which I have passed on to my daughter and grandchildren. This house reflects our international experiences and global focus. And it is filled with art providing a treat for everyone.
Why the Owner Chose Private Homes: I built this house for myself 20+ years ago. It was designed by an architect who favors the Northwest Style of light, airy, open to nature, but compact and simple in it's execution. It is a joy to be in this space.