Alpine Creek Condo - Ski Resort Village - Mount Hood
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- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Government Camp condo description
Enjoy a luxury resort experience in this condo on the creek, at Mt. Hood's Alpine Village, Government Camp, a world away from city life at ALPINE CREEK CONDO at Collins Lake. We are situated in the heart of Mt. Hood's recreation paradise, about an hour from Portland and the airport. Enjoy the sounds of the creek running from the balcony where in summer you can bbq, dine or just relax. Open the master suite window and the sound of the creek will enhance your sleep.
In WINTER ski or ride the slopes day or night at Skibowl minutes away. A shuttle is available in high winter season from porch to slope to Skibowl East & West! Timberline is a short 6 mile drive & Mt. Hood Meadowds approx 15 minutes away. Snow shoe/x-country ski on area trails through the resort. Sled or tube with the kids or enjoy a romantic sleigh ride thru the Alpine Village of Govt. Camp. Discount ski passes are available to our guests for Timberline & Skibowl.
In SUMMER, world class ski/boarding at Timberline. Hike, mountain bike, boat, kyak, white water raft, fish, climb the mountain, or golf at the 27 hole golf course along the Salmon River in Welches. Kids of all ages love the Adventure Park at Skibowl which includes an Alpine Slide, bungee junping, zip line, go carts, batting cages & more.
YEAR ROUND relax & recharge in the heated pool, leisure spa , hot tub or sauna at Collins Lake Resort Chalets. Surrounded by Mt. Hood National Forest...the air is clean and the people friendly.
See RATE section for pricing details and minimum stay requirements.
Keywords: Condo, cabin, chalet, townhouse, rowhouse
get-a-way,ski chalet, girls retreat
- Vacation Rental
- Pets Not Allowed
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
Kitchen & Dining
- Cooking Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Gas Fireplace
- Clothes Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library:
- CD Player
- Shared Hot Tub
- Ping Pong Table
- DVD Player
Pool & Spa
- Outdoor Grill
Location & View
- Water View
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Cross Country Skiing
- Scenic Drives
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Rock Climbing
- Ski Privileges Optional
- Sight Seeing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Year round Ski/Boarding at Timberline Lodge Ski Area. Winter Ski/Boarding at Skibowl, Mt. Hood Meadows & Summit. Enjoy Sleigh Rides, Snowmobiling & Tubing in winter. Summer activities include, White Water Rafting, Fishing, Boating, Skibowl's Adventure Park & Alpine Slide in Summer. Stroll the Village Shops, Restaurants, Gourmet Coffee, Museum, Bakery/Deli, Grocery, Gourmet Take-Out, Liquor, Pizza, Taco & Burger Restaurants. Visit Volcano Cones in summer for that favorite Ice Cream flavor. Come stay and play with us!!...moreless
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Comfortable and convenient to Hood
Comfortable and convenient to Hood
We came out to Hood for closing weekend at Meadows. The Condo was modern, clean, with a nice deck and very comfortable beds. We could walk up to main st. in 5 mins - rented equipment at Valian's. Everything we ate was very good: Taco Shoppe, Mt. Hood Brewing Co. The coffee/lunch place on top of the Rathskellar was awesome for breakfast sandwiches and bloody's. Great place. Making reservation was easy - handled everything online.
- Guest GG (Houston, TX)
- Date of stay 04/24/13
- Review Submitted 05/04/13
Recommended for: Adventure seekers, romantic getaway.
Father/Son Ski Vacation
Father/Son Ski Vacation
Very clean, extremely convenient vacation townhouse rental. Location is about as close to the pool, hot tubs and clubhouse as you can get. Great view of the stream and trees from the master bedroom. All amenities in good shape, and a very pleasant atmosphere. The owner was very pleasant and efficient to deal with. All in all, this townhouse facilitated a great father and early teen son ski vacation.
- Guest Vancouver Dad (Vancouver, WA)
- Date of stay 03/26/13
- Review Submitted 04/02/13
Recommended for: Sightseeing, adventure seekers, age 55+, families with teenagers, romantic getaway, families with young children.
One of our favorite Christmas vacations. Condo was home away from home and everything was so close and easy to get to. Very easy to book and information was available if we had any questions. Condo is decorated modern and very comfortable. Everyone had their space but able to enjoy together time. Shuttles made transportation easy and stressfree of parking issues. Easy walk to local restrauants and bars. No long lines at lifts and good skiing - although the weather gave us a mid-week one day break, which was fine and allowed us to venture to other activities than skiing/boarding. Our favorite local places: Brewery - great food & drinks, great staff Mtn Track Rental - Very friendly & helpful staff The Taco Shop - Good take out mex food
- Guest Xmas Skiers (Southeast)
- Date of stay 12/24/11
- Review Submitted 01/01/12
Recommended for: Sightseeing, adventure seekers, tourists without a car, age 55+, families with teenagers, romantic getaway, girls getaway.
Owner response: Syncia, thank you for choosing us for your Christmas stay! We appreciate you taking time to post a review! Have a wonderful 2012 and we hope you will come visit again soon!
Friendly service and fantastic accommodations!
Friendly service and fantastic accommodations!
The booking process was a breeze. Leslie is extremely friendly, making the process pleasant. The accommodations are top not with great decor. The discounted lift tickets were also greatly appreciated!
- Guest Wayne (BEAVERTON)
- Date of stay 02/11/11
- Review Submitted 03/29/11
Recommended for: Sightseeing, families with teenagers, romantic getaway, families with young children.
Owner response: Thanks Wayne..we are so glad you had a positive experience. Lesli
Thankyou Leslie, we had a great time. loved the pool and hot tub, the condo was very comfortable and beautiful. I loved the couch and love seat could have spent days there. Denise said yes to the marrige proposal and Pittsburgh won the Superbowl, it was a great day. We also loved the fact that we could walk everywhere. I look forward to staying here again. KEN
- Guest Ken Graham (The Dalles OR)
- Date of stay 02/06/09
- Review Submitted 02/06/09
Nice condo, great ammenities, accomidating owner. Thanks will rent again.
- Guest Kevin24 (Tigard OR)
- Date of stay 01/05/09
- Review Submitted 01/05/09
We treated our kids and grandkids to an early Christmas celebration and we picked a perfect spot! The condo was lovely, both in decor and functionality. A perfect snowy getaway. It was decorated beautifully for the holiday and we created some unforgettable family memories in a warm, wonderful setting.
- Guest Laura Knutson (Renton, WA)
- Date of stay 12/29/08
- Review Submitted 12/29/08
Just spent nine nights at the condo while attending a ski race camp. Very nice amenities, great location and Lesli is very easy and professional to work with. Accomodations were exceptional and I look forward to returning next year.
- Guest Phil Kelley (Asheville NC 28803)
- Date of stay 07/28/08
- Review Submitted 07/28/08
My huband, our two teen-age sons and I recently stayed at this beautiful and very roomy condo. We have stayed at other units on the premises and have to say without doubt that Lesli's condo is our new favorite! It's in a perfect location, and I really appreciated the high-end appliances and cookware! It made our stay feel so at home.
- Guest Jamie Foreman (Orange, California)
- Date of stay 06/30/08
- Review Submitted 06/30/08
My family and had a great stay. The Chalet is clean, cozy and has all the amenities.After a hard day on the slopes the pool and hot tub were a great touch.
- Guest Aitor Lotina (Sherwood, Or)
- Date of stay 02/05/08
- Review Submitted 02/05/08
High Season Rate is $199/nt for up to 4-2/nt min(NOV 20-APR 15 /JUN 10-SEPT 6) HOLIDAY rate is $249/night (DEC 20-JAN 3)4/nt minimum stay for up to 4 guests. MLK & President & Spring Break - 3 night minimum at $199/night for up to 4 guests. Off Season & rate $159-179/night 2/nt min April 16-JUN 9 & SEPT 7- NOV 15 There is a $10/night charge for each guest over 4 (children under 6 free) Cleaning Fee ranges from $75-150 based on guests & length of stay + Room Tax 7% 'Good care' refundable security dep $250 for short stays & $350 for 14+ day stay Click for quote for longer stays
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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- Nearest Airport: PDX at 55 Miles
- Nearest Beach: Oregon Coast at 125 Miles
- Nearest Barpub: Charlies, Ratskeller at 0.1 Miles
- Nearest Ski: Skibowl at 1 Miles
- Nearest Golf: The Resort At The Mountain at 12 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: Charlies, Ratskeller, Huckleberry Inn at 0.1 Miles
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: Our family has lived here in the ski resort village of Government Camp on Mt. Hood's south side in the snow zone, since the 1930's. My grandfather moved here with the family for the clean air because he had asthma. Our family had a restaurant called Hills Place then, home of the Jucy Jumbo Burger. Over the years there were 2 orphaned bears, Cubby and Teddy who attracted tourists passing thru the area as they could purchase a soda pop and photograph the bear as well as the mountain. The restaurant burned in the late 1960's as was not rebuilt. My Mom was a ski racer & an olympic contender in the 1940's but tragically broke her leg & finished the race in the olympic trials. She became a certified ski instructor...#8...and was co-founder and first president of the women's competitive ski club called Skiyente in the 1950's. In the 1960's she purchased Govt. Camp Water Co. Inc. and still runs the company today. The water is cold and clean, and originates from an underground aquifer on Mt. Hood. You do not need to bring bottled water here...just bring bottles and take some home with you! We purchased this condo on the creek to share with family & friends and welcome you, our guests, to the place we love and call home.
Why the Owner Chose Government Camp:
In the 1940's there were several hotels to accommodate mountain lovers, but fires took these old hotels, and they were not rebuilt. This created an increasing need for short term housing for ski enthusiasts so we purchased this special location condo on the creek to entertain family and friends, and share with people like you, wanting a home-away-from-home.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Alpine Creek condo is your base-camp for year round recreation. There is so much to do here...or you can just relax and enjoy the crisp, clean air and slower pace. Minutes to 3 ski areas, with 'porch to slope' shuttle on winter weekends and holidays from the condo. Hike, bike, fish, boat, golf or windsurf the gorge..all close by.
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Ski slope views from resort.
Dining, eating bar & kitchen
Living room with comfy queen sleeper sofa & oversized chair
Guest suite with queen bed & pocket door to full bath
Inside Creekside Lodge clubhouse
Liesure spa with Mt. Hood view.
Summertime at Mt. Hood
Alpine creek is viewable from living room, balcony & master.
Dining area and gas fireplace
Master suite with king bed & private bath overlooks creek.
Tandem garage with ping pong table.
Our condo is next door to Creekside Lodge & amenities.
Smaller common area hot tub
Collins lake has a trail for snow shoeing in winter or hiking in summer.
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