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Adorable Chalet Near Mt. Hood--Great Family Home W/ New Hot Tub!

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Adorable Norway Chalet during winter.

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Last updated: 08/31/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Brightwood chalet description

Summer is here! Get out of the city and enjoy summer near Mt. Hood. There are lots of things to do to keep you and the kiddos happy!

The Sandy Ridge mountain biking area is about 1.5 miles away and offers some awesome trails! Google it to find out more!

The Norway Chalet is an adorable, very comfortable 3 bed, 2 bath home near Mt. Hood. It's designed for families and we've added lots of amenities that make our home a delightful stay.

When you arrive, you will be greeted with a Welcome Basket; wine, coffee, and candy. The kids will love the upstairs bunk room--with a full/twin bunk and a special 'cubby' bed, you can sleep up to 4 kids here in comfort. They also have an XBox, games, movies, cable TV and bean bags to chill out in.

The other upstairs bedroom has a queen bed and overlooks the backyard hot-tub and patio. In between the two rooms is a full bath with tub.

The living room is very cozy with winter decor and a very effective gas fireplace that will warm up the whole house in less than 30 minutes. It's to easy to curl up on the couch and relax by the fire while reading one of the many books/magazines at the chalet, pick a movie out of our collection, or watch cable TV! We have a blue-tooth sound bar so you can listen to your music on your smart device. We also have wireless access, so bring your smartphone or your computer and you will be connected.

Unlike many rental homes, our kitchen is equipped with everything you need, including foil, baggies, typical spices, and all the other things you're likely to forget when packing your food. We consistently get good comments about remembering the details!

The lower level bedroom, has a queen bed, and is decorated with white water rafting pictures--something you'd love to try in the summer months. You can dim the bedside lights, curl up and watch TV or a movie in bed.

There is a full bathroom (with shower stall) directly across from the bedroom.

Out the back door is a private hot tub suitable for 4-6 people. There is also a Gas BBQ, and picnic table for a relaxing home-cooked meal.

Behind the chalet is a small creek that you can hear--what a relaxing sound. With a little walk, you can go down and see it. Or if you'd rather walk down to the Sandy river, it's only 5 minutes away as well.

The Norway Chalet is truly a labor of love. Our family has owned it for over 5 years and after complete renovation has made it a very relaxing, well equipped home that you will really enjoy. We consistently get good reviews from our visitors who love the decor and the cozy feeling. In the Summer of 2012 we also added a beach cottage to our rental properties. You can plan your own 'Hood to Coast' trip! Please check out our Norway Cottage listing: http://www.vrbo.com/418481

You will not be disappointed--this is not a typical bland, boring rental home.

We are apprx. 16 miles to Government Camp and 18 miles to Sandy Oregon. There is a full grocery store, gas station and a few shops about 3 miles away. The local tavern, Brightwood Inn, serves decent food and drinks at very reasonable prices, and there is a quick market about a mile away. There is simply too many activities to list and we're a short trip to everything the Mt. Hood area has to offer. See the map for more details.

Keywords: Chalet, Mt. Hood, Oregon, Ski, Snowboard, Snowmobile, Hot Tub, Kids, Children, Summer Pool, Basketball,

Rates do not include a $75.00 cleaning fee, and 7% State and County Tax.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Chalet

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                Kids really love the upstairs bunk room. We have 5 kids ourselves....we know parents want a break, and kids need their space! Baby gate in the upstairs kids bedroom....moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                You must be 25 years old to rent our property....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Our house is strictly non-smoking....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

                Bedroom also has TV, Cable, DVD player and bedside lights...moreless

              • Upstairs Kids Bedroom: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

                Full/twin bunk and another twin, games, kids love this room!...moreless

              • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen

                Sofa bed in living room--but you probably won't need it....moreless

              • Upstairs Queen Room: 1 queen

                Another upstairs bedroom with TV, cable and queen bed....moreless

              • Queen size Beds (2), Child Beds (1) In the kids room there is a floor level twin size bed in a cubby that the little ones love., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Living room has a sofa bed--full size., Bunk Beds (1) The bunk bed is a full on the bottom , and twin on the top....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower

                Directly across from Master...moreless

              • Upstairs bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

                In between upstairs two bedrooms....moreless

              • There is a bathroom on each floor, so accomodating larger families or a few couples is no problem. ...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Our kitchen is small, but fully equiped with nearly everything you will need to cook, bake, and enjoy! We offer basic spices and cooking items to make your trip enjoyable and easy....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                We also have most basic appliances; coffee maker, blender, electric griddle, and toaster....moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                We supply many typical pantry items to make your stay a joy, not a frustration. ...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                We provide plenty of dishes and utensils to make your stay delightful....moreless

              • Dining:

                There is a dining table with seating for 6. ...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                6...moreless

              • Oven
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Freezer
              • Stove
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Living Room seats 6:

                Living room is open to the dining room and has a couch and loveseat. Flat screen TV, stereo system, and DVD player....moreless

              • Gas Fireplace:

                Very cozy propane fireplace heats up the chalet in 15 minutes and feels great after a day of skiing or boarding....moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                We supply ample towels and bedding. The beds all have duvet covers and most have down pillows and comforters....moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                We have ample parking in a circle drive and can accommodate a snowmobile trailer too if need be....moreless

              • Parking:

                Lots of parking available, including room for a boat or snowmobile trailer. ...moreless

              • Fireplace:

                There is an adorable propane fireplace that heats up the house quickly. ...moreless

              • Heating:

                Electric heaters in all other rooms as well. ...moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Towels Provided
              • Hair Dryer
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

              Other Amenities

                  • Ample parking and room to park up to a 30' trailer with ease, welcome basket with coffee, candy, and a bottle of wine to start your stay, all kitchen necessities. We have recently added a baby-gate based on suggestions from guests....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Music Library:

                    There are many CDs available. And we have an IPhone cable attached to the TV so you can play your own music. IPod/IPhone Alarm clocks and stereo too!...moreless

                  • Game Room:

                    The TimRim community which we are a part does have a game room. Check the lodge for open times. ...moreless

                  • Toys:

                    We also provide a few sleds and two sets of snowshoes (brand new) if you want to give this a try....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    We have added cable to all 4 TVs. 1 in each bedroom and 1 in the living room....moreless

                  • Television:

                    4 newer lcd TVs available--one in each bedroom and one in the living room. ...moreless

                  • Books:

                    A reasonable selection of books and magazines for you to peruse. ...moreless

                  • Video Games:

                    Variety of XBox games and Xbox in kids room. ...moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    We have approx. 50 DVDs for all audiences....moreless

                  Communications

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Need to finish a project at work? Bring your laptop or smart phone...we have reliable, decent bandwidth so you can relax and be connected....moreless

                  • Broadband Access:

                    We offer free cable internet service with wireless access....moreless

                  • Internet:

                    We have fast cable internet wireless service availble. ...moreless

                  Pool & Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    The community has a very nice diving pool available 7 days a week Memorial Day-Labor Day--about 2 blocks away....moreless

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Brand new Private hot tub right out the back door....moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    There is a deck in the front and a patio in the back with a picnic table for meals or playing games....moreless

                  • Tennis:

                    Community has one tennis courts--we provide rackets in our laundry room. ...moreless

                  • Balcony:

                    Small, safe balcony off the kids room....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Gas BBQ in the backyard. ...moreless

                  Theme

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

                  Activities

                  • Playground
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Ski Privileges Optional
                  • Kayaking
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Hunting
                  • Skiing
                  • Golf
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Basketball Court
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Cinemas
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Restaurants
                  • Churches
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Antiquing
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Boating
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shopping
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Rafting
                   

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                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 7%

                  Notes:

                  A $75.00 cleaning fee and 7% tax are not included in rates. We require a one night deposit to confirm your reservation. Cancellations over 30 days before the reservation will have the deposit refunded.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Last updated: 08/31/2014
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                  Location

                  40 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Portland International Airport
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Hwy 26
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Brightwood Tavern
                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Timberline Lodge
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Resort at the Mountain
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Brightwood Tavern

                  Car: Necessary

                  We are located in a community called Timberline Rim, which has several amenities you have access to. The neighborhood also provides a nice area to take a walk, get to the Sandy River and enjoy the forested mountain area.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2008

                  About the owner: Both my husband and I work in the corporate world, but we really love the outdoors, especially winter sports. We are both Oregonians, and have lived mostly in the Portland metro area. We currently live in a log home on 5 acres West of Portland. We have a blended family of 5 children ages 17-23 so are always busy with their activities. We especially enjoy time up at the mountain when they are home from college. The Norway Chalet is a great place for us to relax and enjoy our winter and summer activities. The picture of us skiing at Timberline in the winter of 2010.

                  Why the Owner Chose Brightwood:
                  With our love of the outdoors, we wanted a good home base for winter activities; snow-shoeing, snowmobiling, snowboarding, skiing, and the community is situated along the Sandy River for summer walks, dips in the community pool and a B-Ball game too. Since we live West of Portland, the location is perfect for us.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
                  Sandy River, Hot Tub in back yard, creek behind the house, Community pool, B-Ball, lodge, tennis court, and playground in the summer. We are often visited by the local neighborhood peacocks!


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                  • Adorable Norway Chalet during winter.

                    Adorable Norway Chalet during winter.

                  • Meal seating for 6 with Welcome basket full of goodies upon your arrival.

                    Meal seating for 6 with Welcome basket full of goodies upon your arrival.

                  • Downstairs bedroom features queen bed, cable TV, soothing bedside lights & more

                    Downstairs bedroom features queen bed, cable TV, soothing bedside lights & more

                  • Kids bunk room is a sure pleaser.  TV Xbox, movies, games and bean bags.

                    Kids bunk room is a sure pleaser. TV Xbox, movies, games and bean bags.

                  • The backyard in summer;  relax in the hot tub, have a BBQ, sit in the shade!

                    The backyard in summer; relax in the hot tub, have a BBQ, sit in the shade!

                  • View from the side of the house of hot tub, patio and BBQ

                    View from the side of the house of hot tub, patio and BBQ

                  • Enjoy meals, or listening to the creek at the shaded picnic table.

                    Enjoy meals, or listening to the creek at the shaded picnic table.

                  • Cozy gas fireplace will keep you warm and toasty after a day on Mt. Hood!

                    Cozy gas fireplace will keep you warm and toasty after a day on Mt. Hood!

                  • Well equiped kitchen to make your stay enjoyable, not frustrating.

                    Well equiped kitchen to make your stay enjoyable, not frustrating.

                  • Upstairs 2nd bed with queen bed, TV, lots of books and overlooks backyard.

                    Upstairs 2nd bed with queen bed, TV, lots of books and overlooks backyard.

                  • Enjoy the summer neighborhood pool!  There's a wading pool for the little ones

                    Enjoy the summer neighborhood pool! There's a wading pool for the little ones

                  • You can enjoy your own personal hot tub in the backyard!

                    You can enjoy your own personal hot tub in the backyard!

                  • View from the backyard of patio and hot-tub.  We have seating and BBQ too!

                    View from the backyard of patio and hot-tub. We have seating and BBQ too!

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                  Date last modified - Tuesday, July 08, 2014

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                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
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