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Quiet Se Home on Tree Lined Street, Easy Access to Portland and Mt. Hood

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Last updated: 12/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Mount Tabor house description

Welcome to our ranch style home in SE Portland just South of Mt. Tabor. It's on a quiet tree lined street with plenty of parking.

Recent testimonial:'We spent a wonderful weekend at this house. The place is very clean. There were 4 of us staying at this place and we had everything we needed. There were plenty of parking space and the neighborhood is very safe. But we didn't need the car that much as the bus service is awesome in Portland and we were able to get to downtown and back late at night.' Mikhail K

There are 3 large bedrooms and a beautiful bathroom with a porcelain tub and shower. So there is room for 6 people in 3 beds. Then i can provide air mattresses for 2 to 4 more, and there's a comfie sofa and love seat available.

The largest of the 3 bedrooms has a Queen sized bed with a very comfortable pillow topped mattress. The room measures 12' x 15' with a large walk in closet. There is also a desk and office chair, and a small reading library.

The second bedroom also has a Queen sized pillow topped mattress. And a walk in closet, desk and ergonomic office chair. It measures 11'x15'.

The third bathroom has a full sized, pillow topped bed. It also has a dresser, a desk and ergonomic office chair, and measures 11'x15'. It has a reading library of fiction, metaphysical, and non fiction books.

Each bedroom has super high speed (30mbps) internet/wifi.

There is a full service kitchen with all the amenities, including microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, coffee grinder, blender, and juicer.

There is a dining room area with a cherry wood table set for 4 people (there is an extension available to widen the table). There is a larger than life size Buddha statue from a temple in Cambodia in the corner, remnants of a retreat center the owner founded many years ago in Portland.

The living room has 2 sofas and a plasma HDTV with cable, including HBO and On Demand. There is also a DVD player.

There is a patio that is a wonderful place to sit and hang out, and a large backyard with a National Heritage Sequoia Tree, a pear tree, and a gingko tree. There is also an organic garden, with fresh tomatoes and other vegetables.

IMPORTANT NOTE: There is a mandatory damage waiver fee that is $49.50 and protects you for up to $2500 in damages.

There is a daylight basement on the premises, which can be part of the rental. it includes 2 very large sleeping spaces, a bathroom/shower/sink, and a kitchenette. This space is separated from the main floor by a door that can be locked.

Usually the owner is living in that area. It has its own separate entrance and exit.

Important: During the week, there are a few people who manage my business from a small office in the basement. They are usually here from 9:30 am to 2pm. They also have access to the garage, which is used as our warehouse.

The washer and dryer are in the downstairs section of the house. You are free to use them; it's $10 a load, and that includes the detergent. You may have to speak with John and give notice to get access to the downstairs.

There are also 2 cats on the premises, who are indoor outdoor and stay with the owner. They roam around the yard and may be available for petting. If you let them in the upstairs, please make sure you let them out at some point; they have no way out on their own.

I've been successfully renting this property for 4 years now. I've been on VRBO for almost 2 years, and half of my bookings come from this site.

Here are some testimonials from folks who have been here recently:

'John was the consummate host! He welcomed us with a bottle of wine, a piece of chocolate (dark!) and bottle of water on every bed. He was very easy to get in touch with about any questions. Parking is very easy in the neighborhood. The house is near a lively and dynamic part of town with incredible restaurants and vintage shopping. I would definitely recommend staying here'. Ali S.

'We spent a wonderful weekend at this house. The place is very clean.
There were 4 of us staying at this home and we had everything we needed.
There was plenty of parking space and the neighborhood is very safe.
But we didn't need the car that much as the bus service is awesome in Portland and we were able to get to downtown and back late at night.'
Aysecan

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1675 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Car Available
          • Massage

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            Large with a desk and chair, large closet,view of front yard...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 double

            Full pillow topped bed, desk & chair, large closet...moreless

          • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

            Large Closet, desk and chair...moreless

          • There are 2 bedrooms and a bathroom downstairs that can often be added to the rental. It's about $149 more per night, depending on the number of guests. Call or email for more details....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

            Nice porcelain bathtub/shower, sink, lots of counter space...moreless

          • Bathroom has comfortable porcelain bathtub/shower combination, toilet, and sink with large counter space. There is an extra bathroom downstairs that may be available depending on the dates and the booking specifics. Call or email for more details....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books:

            Incredible library, esp. psychology, metaphysics, New Age, self help, travel, fiction....moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable:

            Xfinity, On Demand, HBO and Show are all available....moreless

          • Stereo:

            On Demand from TV, Bose speakers....moreless

          • Television:

            Plasma HDTV with cable, HBO and Showtime....moreless

          • Video Library:

            There are some DVDs available....moreless

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

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

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Basketball Court
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Swimming
          • Tennis

          Dining

          • Dining
          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 4 people

          General

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Available in owner's space donstairs, $5 a load, upon request....moreless

          • Fireplace:

            Beautiful working fireplace, real wood....moreless

          • Heating:

            Oil heat with thermostat, wood fireplace....moreless

          • Internet:

            Available by way of hi speed internet....moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided:

            yes, the rooms are fully furnished, just bring your clothes. nothing to do or bring....moreless

          • Living Room:

            Plasma HDTV with cable and on demand including HBO and Showtime....moreless

          • Parking:

            Easy parking on safe tree lined street. Driveway also available for parking one car....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            yes, plenty of towels for everyone and extras if you need them....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Available in owner's space, $5 a load, upon request...moreless

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Freezer
          • Kitchen:

            Open kitchen with all the amenities, including toaster, microwave, juicer, coffee grinder, and dishwasher....moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Pantry Items:

            Usually there's coffee, teas, filters, some breakfast foods, and condiments available....moreless

          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Bicycles:

            check with us. We try to have some loaners around, but they tend to go missing....moreless

          • Deck / Patio:

            Deck chairs and table and umbrella. Private backyard with a pear tree and a beautiful Blue Sequoia....moreless

          • Lawn / Garden
          • Outdoor Grill:

            charcoal grill; charcoals and lighter available on request, you must clean up before you leave or there's a $25 cleanup fee....moreless

          • Porch / Veranda

          House Cleaning

              • Housekeeper Optional
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.4
              from 10 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Christmas 2014
              Dec 23 - Jan 5, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $225

              Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

              Summer 2015
              May 28 - Sep 7, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $200
              $1,195

              Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $150
              $995

              Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning Fee $95
              • Per Day over 3 people $10 + tax
              • Waiver Damage No Refund $50
              • Tax Rate 11.5%

              Cancellation policy:

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


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              Last updated: 12/11/2014
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              Location

              • Pho Van

                "Great atmosphere, easy to get to from my home, great food. A great introduction to pho food..."

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              6 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              PDX
              1 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              I205
              1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Pizzicato

              Car: Not Necessary

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1998

              About the owner: I live in SE Portland. I've been here since 1998. Having lived in New York City and LA my whole life, Portland is the perfect sized town. I am a massage therapist, and CEO of an Online Health Network.

              Why the Owner Chose Mount Tabor:
              Quiet, spacious, comfortable, all the amenities, the owner has been offering the space to people like you for 3 years now and knows what it takes to keep you happy and well supplied.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Spacious, well located, easy walk up Mt. Tabor, easy access to public transportation, owner loves to help out with helping you access whatever resources you need to make your stay enjoyable. There are coffee shops and restaurants within walking distance, and easy access to public transportation, which runs every 5 to 15 minutes.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              Photos

              • Living Room Area

                Living Room Area

              • Second Bedroom, Queen Pillowtop Bed, Desk & Office Chair, High Speed Wi Fi

                Second Bedroom, Queen Pillowtop Bed, Desk & Office Chair, High Speed Wi Fi

              • Fireplace, bookshelves, great library, lot of maps, schedules restaurant options

                Fireplace, bookshelves, great library, lot of maps, schedules restaurant options

              • Back Yard

                Back Yard

              • Kitchen, Fully Stocked. Cups, Saucers, Bowls, Plates, Utensils

                Kitchen, Fully Stocked. Cups, Saucers, Bowls, Plates, Utensils

              • Front Yard on Tree Lined Street

                Front Yard on Tree Lined Street

              • Shaded Front Yard

                Shaded Front Yard

              • Hallway Photos

                Hallway Photos

              • Rear View of Home

                Rear View of Home

              • Library, lots of books

                Library, lots of books

              • Beautiful plant in front yard.

                Beautiful plant in front yard.

              • Queen Sized Pillow Top in Master Bedroom

                Queen Sized Pillow Top in Master Bedroom

              • Queen Sized Pillow Top Bed in Master Bedroom

                Queen Sized Pillow Top Bed in Master Bedroom

              • Patio Area in Secluded Back Yard

                Patio Area in Secluded Back Yard

              • Kitchen, reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System.

                Kitchen, reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System.

              • Wooden Female Buddha from Vietnam, 6 feet tall, 500 pounds, wonderful meditation

                Wooden Female Buddha from Vietnam, 6 feet tall, 500 pounds, wonderful meditation

              • Entrance Way, Bali Statues

                Entrance Way, Bali Statues

              • Tiled Bathroom

                Tiled Bathroom

              • Desk and Office Chair in Bedroom 2

                Desk and Office Chair in Bedroom 2

              VRBO #446031

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

              $150 - $225 per night (USD)
              10

              3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 12/11/14
              Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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              Member since: 2012
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within 12 hours
              • Response rate: 90%
              • Calendar last updated: 12/11/2014
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