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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Sisters house description
Welcome to our family vacation home!
My Mom and Dad moved our family to Oregon in 1962. On advice of a family friend, my parents brought us for a visit to Sisters Oregon in 1967 because my Dad was missing the large pine trees from the East Coast. One visit to this Central Oregon oasis was all it took to make us believers! They bought property in 1967, built a cabin in 1971, remodeled in 1981, and built a new addition in 1991. The house is 1968 square feet now.
I worked and spent most of my childhood summers in Sisters. I have so many great memories of hiking, fishing, hitting the lakes, horseback riding, cycling, and just enjoying the high desert climate.
This house has high vaulted ceilings with large exposed wood beams, the walls are mostly cedar. The living room has plush new leather couches and recliners to read and chat. The family room has movies, ping-pong, a bistro area, and a large area to play. The front and back decks allow a summer breeze to play off Juniper trees and Ponderosa pines. In the winter, the expansive windows allow a beautiful view of falling snow as you enjoy a warm fire and a good book.
In addition to great events such as the Quilt Show, the Sisters Rodeo, the Antique Show, etc., Sisters has everything you need to keep you comfortable and entertained. The shops are fun, the food is great, and there are full service stores to keep you stocked!
Keywords: 2.6 miles from Sisters, on 2 acres, plenty of parking, turn-around driveway, private, large family room, charming, fully stocked
- 2300 sq. ft.
- 1 story
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 5-8
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
Kitchen & Dining
There is no garbage disposal. Please place food scraps in the garbage. Please run the dirty dishes in the dishwasher...we will put them away for you. Please do not leave dirty dishes in the sink....moreless
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Coffee Maker:
- Catering Available:
- Cooking Utensils:
We ask that the renters strip the beds used and place the linens in the hamper. We have a queen bed, a full bed, and a twin bed. There are three additional pillows/cases and blankets available....moreless
- Washing Machine:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Nearly 100 movies, DVD-VCR, pots-pans-silverware-plates-cups-bowls provided, brand new ping-pong table, over 30' feet of decking in back yard and 20' of deck in the front yard, towels/linens provided. If you need wheel chair access you us let us know in advance. Brand new carpet through out, new flooring, updated master bath, new roof, new deck in front, and fresh paint. There is plenty of extra sleeping space in the family room for kids and sleeping bags....moreless
- Game Room:
- DVD Player:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library:
- CD Player
- Ping Pong Table
- Outdoor Grill
- Sports & Activities
- Away From It All
Location & View
- Mountain View
- Mountain Biking
- Jet Skiing
- Rock Climbing
- Mountain Climbing
- Basketball Court
- Water Skiing
- Cross Country Skiing
- Hunting Small Game
- Fly Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Whitewater Rafting
- Water Tubing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Sight Seeing
- Horseback Riding
- Wildlife Viewing
- Miniature Golf
- Live Theater
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Massage Therapist
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Scenic Drives
- Bird Watching
- Sisters is a very unique town. It has a great variety of restaurants, antique stores, shops, bakery's, and places to see galore. This is the friendliest town you will ever visit. Sisters is 23 miles from Bend, Bend is 20 miles from Redmond and Redmond is 21 miles from Sisters....a perfect triangle. Expand your search for fun to both Redmond and Bend, use the local airports, try skiing at Hoodoo Ski Bowl and Mt. Bachelor. Find your passion for cycling (both mountain and road), hiking, camping, fishing, photography, and sightseeing. Visit the High Desert Museum, play golf, hit the lakes for a picnic or a swim. Anything and everything is less than an hour away....moreless
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House worked well for our family of 5. Had all the necessities and offered plenty of space. Nice, large property, which was great for playing in the Feb snow.
- Guest cha4 (Bratislava, Slovakia)
- Date of stay 02/14/14
- Review Submitted 02/26/14
Recommended for: Families with young children, sightseeing, families with teenagers.
Owner response: Thank you folks! We enjoyed having you as our guests.
We had a wonderful stay. The house is comfortable and cozy. The owner gave us great recommendations for places to eat and visit. The house is in a quiet, relaxing, private setting. The perfect place to unplug and unwind.
- Guest Allison
- Date of stay 06/26/13
- Review Submitted 07/03/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, girls getaway, people with disabilities, romantic getaway, adventure seekers, families with young children, sightseeing, tourists without a car, families with teenagers.
Owner response: Thank you, it was a pleasure to share our home with you!
Long weekend in Sisters
Long weekend in Sisters
We have rented more than 12 times on VRBO. This home was warm and cozy and full of nice amenities. Real dishes instead of scratched up plastic was one of my favorite parts! Lots of kitchen accessories and comfy couches. We had ping pong tournaments and enjoyed the peaceful setting. To those of you who are picky about certain things: there is no bathtub, only a shower, this is not a place to go watch the big game or movies, only a small old fashioned TV, and no gas BBQ grill, just the small version of the Webber. Despite that, the house is really quite lovely with deer in the evening, the rural setting is peaceful and quiet and you can ride your bikes for miles of minimal traffic roads. And, amazingly priced!
- Guest Cyclingfamily (Beaverton, Oregon)
- Date of stay 05/23/13
- Review Submitted 05/30/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, adventure seekers, families with young children, sightseeing.
Owner response: Thank you for your comments Fonda! We have been asked before if we plan on moving from a 27” TV set to a more modern flat screen and if we plan on adding full time Internet. The gas BBQ upgrade is a first time suggestion. We certainly will take these in consideration as we evaluate the rural family home verses full time rental….and we are trying to keep the place as affordable as possible. As you know, it is a great place with some a “homey” feel for a fair price! Thanks again, we hope you are a guest again soon.
We just had the most wonderful week in Sisters! This house had everything we needed to make our vacation perfect (except perhaps a flat screen above the fireplace for all the football games we were trying to watch after a long day of skiing ;~) ). The location was premium as well. We had 2 adults, 3 kids and a few visitors throughout the week and there was plenty of room for us all. The big yard was perfect to let the kids loose to built snow forts and ramps for sledding. The house has a warm, comfortable atmosphere where you're excited to come back to and relax after a day out. We would stay here again with zero hesitation! Thank you!!
- Guest Rachelle (Vancouver)
- Date of stay 01/01/13
- Review Submitted 01/08/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, girls getaway, romantic getaway, adventure seekers, families with young children, sightseeing, families with teenagers.
Owner response: Thank you folks, it was a pleasure having you as a guest. We hope to see you again soon.
We had a wonderful time celebrating my birthday here. As climbers we usually camp at Smith, so this was a nice change and a chance for them to see Sisters! A nice place to come back to after a long day of climbing goodness at the park! Thank you!
- Guest gus (Seattle)
- Date of stay 10/04/12
- Review Submitted 10/17/12
Recommended for: Age 55+, pet owners, families with young children, sightseeing.
new to VRBO
new to VRBO
Rental was as represented; comfortable, clean, quiet, located close to Sisters and all that Sisters has to offer. Kitchen was well stocked with cookware. As I would have expected, one needs to bring all of one's condiments, spices, etc. Internet connection and stereo that accommodates MP3 devices would be a plus. In reality, would sleep only five people comfortably. The owner was quite helpful orienting us to his property. We would recommend this property to others.
- Guest cs (Vancouver, WA)
- Date of stay 09/06/12
- Review Submitted 09/18/12
Recommended for: Age 55+, girls getaway, pet owners, people with disabilities, families with young children, sightseeing, families with teenagers.
Owner response: Thank you for being our guest and for sharing your thoughts with us. We are looking into Internet during the peak season for the future. You are correct on the bedroom accommodations (sleeps 5). We do offer the three couches, two sleeper chairs, and two air mattresses for over flow or the adventurous! Thank you again, we hope to have you stay with us again.
Great place to stay!
Great place to stay!
The house was excellent - so clean and so organized for comfort and enjoyment. Doesn't have internet, but does have a ping pong table. I highly recommend it for a relaxing vacation. Perfect location for the Sisters, Oregon area. An easy bike ride from town on bikes rented from either of two bike shops in Sisters. Excellent mountain bike trails in the Sisters City limits and beyond. Excellent hiking trails within 45 minutes. Or just sit on the expansive deck and enjoy the landscape. Complete kitchen available and easy access to great food at any of the restaurants in Sisters, Black Butte Ranch, Suttle Lake, or Bend. The owners are wonderful to work with. Thank you for a great time in a beautiful location!
- Guest Memories (Nashville, TN)
- Date of stay 08/08/12
- Review Submitted 08/22/12
Recommended for: Age 55+, girls getaway, romantic getaway, families with young children, sightseeing, families with teenagers.
Owner response: Thank you very much! We enjoyed having you as a guest and hope to have you back again soon.
The owner was very easy to work with and accomodating of our needs. There was plenty of room for the kids to ride bikes, or just go for a walk around the neighboorhood. There was also a great place to park the RV that was easy to get in and out. A very relaxing setting to just get away!
- Guest Ernie (Medford,OR)
- Date of stay 06/07/12
- Review Submitted 06/20/12
Recommended for: Age 55+, girls getaway, people with disabilities, sightseeing.
Owner response: Thank you Erin, we enjoyed sharing our home with you and your family!
Nice Time in a Nice Place
Nice Time in a Nice Place
After an orientation with the owner by phone, everything was just as nice we were led to believe. We had a fun time strolling around Sisters and a scenic 25-mile bicycle ride out to Black Butte and back with very little traffic. There were several younger children riding around the small neighborhood development, too. We also had some quiet reading time in the house to unwind after a little ping pong, and a lively dinner at the popular Three Creeks Pub on the edge of town (adjacent to the movie theater). It was a great weekend get-away!
- Guest Dr G (Grants Pass, OR)
- Date of stay 05/26/12
- Review Submitted 06/06/12
Recommended for: Age 55+, girls getaway, romantic getaway, families with young children, sightseeing.
Owner response: Thank you Greg for your kind words. As our first guests, we found your comments and suggestions very, very helpful. We hope to have you, your family, and friends with us again! Mo
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 4 - May 31, 2014
2 night min stay
|Sisters Rodeo Week 2014
Jun 11 - Jun 15, 2014
5 night min stay
|Sisters Quilt Show 2014
Jul 9 - Jul 13, 2014
5 night min stay
Nov 1 - Feb 27
2 night min stay
|My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Typically we require a 3 night minimum stay with a base rental rate of $125 per night. The weeks of the Sisters Rodeo and the Sisters Quilt show are a 4 night minimum and a rate of $145 per night. We do run Winter Rate specials and will always try to accommodate your needs and rental plans! Just feel free to ask.
- Cleaning/Laundry Fee: $125 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit: $250
- Tax Rate 9%
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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- Nearest Airport: Redmond Airport at 23 Miles
- Nearest Motorway: Hwy 20 at 2.6 Miles
- Nearest Barpub: Sisters at 2.6 Miles
- Nearest Ski: Hoodoo Ski Bowl at 38 Miles
- Nearest Golf: Black Butte Ranch at 10 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: Sisters at 2.6 Miles
Year Purchased: 1971
About the owner: We live in Portland and stay busy with work, kids, and activities. We want to share the peace, quiet, and relaxation that my family has experienced for so many years with you.
Why the Owner Chose Sisters:
This great property has been passed from one generation to the next in our family.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
I used the words RELAX and OASIS to describe the feeling you get in this area. The hustle feels miles away. You can be active and do everything or decide to do nothing.....both work well!
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Relaxation starts here!
On 2 acres
Large back yard deck
Full bed bedroom
Remodeled full bath
A place to entertain or extra guests
A place to play
2.6 miles from Sisters
Lots of parking
Casual front deck
Twin bed bedroom
Queen bed bedroom
A place to chat
A place to watch...basic cable, VCR and VHS.
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