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Recent Central Oregon reviews

  • Sunriver Vacation

    "We really enjoyed our vacation at Sunriver, and a lot had to do with this home. It was a great location in Sunriver, close to the bike trail, a short distance to the Village Mall and the Shark facility. We loved the kitchen and the layout of the first floor. Very easy to just sit back and visit with family (the hot tub was great!). Having 6 bikes was wonderful too! The house was clean, kid friendly, and we would rent this house again for our next Sunriver vacation."
    Guest: Teri Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 12, 2014
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  • Exceeded our expectations plus Amenenties galore!

    "We stayed for 4 nights/5 days, just my husband and me for an early 3 yr wedding Anniversary getaway. The location was phenomenal! It backs to the Village and a large grass area with the bike paths right off the deck. The SHARC passes were awesome & very close by as well. We over packed because we weren't sure if the condo would have what we'd need, but it had everything and more, even Netflix to help us catch up on our shows at night that we had been binge watching prior to coming down. So much to do that we couldn't do it all. The condo was spacious, beautiful and we ate in everyday. It was perfect. We'll definitely stay here again and bring more people too, or maybe not. It was nice and quiet, too. We never heard our neighbors. The owner was great to work with. An awesome experience all around! :) It was hard to leave!!!!"
    Guest: Ariane A. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 24, 2014
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  • Absolutely perfect!

    "We loved the house...big, open, clean, filled with great movies my kids loved. Perfect for our boys--bikes for all--even kick boards for the pool! Easy walk up to the sports center with pool/ weight room. Right next to the bike path that we rode on every day. Thanks for a perfect vacation--hope to come back!"
    Guest: Aimee Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 27, 2014
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  • Great House and very responsive Owner - exceeded expectations

    "Home met all our needs and exceeded expectations. Kitchen was very well equipped (lots of glasses, dishes, pots and pans etc), better than most rentals. Beds were all very comfortable and included lots of pillows. Towels & bath towels were of high quality and included extra sets (not just one per person). All bathrooms were in great shape, lots of space and very usable. Large living room - better than what pictures showed. great outdoor deck, lots of room for 2 or more families. Location was great with quick access to Lodge, Big Meadow Golf, stables and General store. Listing description and pictures were very accurate. Property was very clean and well maintained. Last, but not least, the owner was very responsive prior to rental and during our stay. We would rent again and would also recommend to friends and family."
    Guest: andre b. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 17, 2014
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Central Oregon Travel Tips

Find Central Oregon’s Delights at Central Oregon Vacation Rentals

Oregon State is a vast landscape with parts of coastal cliffs, mountains vistas, and wineries. Central Oregon is perhaps the most imperative to geology and scientific knowledge because it was formed on the fiery lava from volcanoes and icy glaciers from the Ice Age. The lava fields run rampant near south of Bend, yet north of the Columbia River. From the Cascade summit towards the east to the Blue Mountains lay the lava fields. One-fourth of Central Oregon is made up of the forested and lake-filled district of the Cascades. Here, one will find volcanic peaks and verdant forests for outdoor recreation. The rest of Central Oregon is more of a plateau with juniper trees dotting the landscape and buttes rising over gorges below. If you have never explored this region, now is the time with Central Oregon vacation rentals. Each rental establishment offers you a budget stay with kitchen, plenty of beds, and space for the entire family reunion. You may even find cozy little Central Oregon cottages for the smaller family or couple.

Making Your Way to Central Oregon’s Diverse Beauty

Travel in Oregon is generally on north-south highways like Interstate 5 which runs from Washington through California. US highway 97 is also a scenic route through Central Oregon. Whether you traipse through Oregon on US 97 or US 20 towards the Sisters, you will find plenty of small roads around the villages, towns, and cities of the region.

The Sisters Gateway to Central Oregon Lodging

The Sisters is a gateway to two very important Oregon Passes of the Cascades. From the Sisters, it is possible to find McKenzie and Santiam Passes which take you along a scenic mountain drive through the wilds of the forests. Santiam Pass is less formidable as the lower pass and open for summer and winter adventures. McKenzie pass is only open in summer as it's impassable in winter due to snow. With these passes, one can reach Bend, Redmond, and Prineville and spend the day at Sheep Rock or John Day Fossil Beds National Monument. These two locations tell much about Oregon 30 million years ago.

Deschutes National Forest is to the east with forest roads leading into the lava fields. The country can look a bit forbidding yet when you venture into the forest and lava fields, you cannot help but think of the past. You will wonder at the animals who lived millions of years ago, how the landscape has changed, and if one of the dormant volcanoes will ever awake again.

Weather's Impact on Your Vacation

For those who know of Washington’s rainy days in its temperate rainforest, it is hard to imagine that Oregon would be any different with its forests. Parts of Oregon like Portland are very rainy but Central Oregon is a whole other land. Central Oregon can boast of 300 days of sunshine each year. In winter, it will snow but during the summer months, you should expect sunny skies, with sunsets over lakes you may have only seen in photographs. The sky will change from an azure blue to a deep reddish orange or purplish hue at dusk. If you are lucky, you will be out on the lake in a boat or on top of mountain to see the green forests and buttes surrounding you.

With such fine weather, one can hike, rock climb, or swim in the lower lakes. If you are going rock climbing, the butte region of Central Oregon is best, and hiking is better in the Cascades. You will discover some of the areas are an easy walk through the forests, whereas others are miles of uphill walking to spy wildlife, flowers, trees, and native Oregon birds.

In winter, skiing both Alpine and Nordic are possible. If you prefer, skating, snowmobiling, and snowshoeing are also wintery attractions in Central Oregon.

Places to Dine Around Central Oregon Cottages

With a region as large as Central Oregon, it would be tough to name all the restaurants in which to dine. However, if you stay near or at Central Oregon lodging, you will have resort restaurants as well as local establishments to choose from. You should expect ranch-style cuisine, with many American entrees as well as some international favorites.

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