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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"When I found Quan Yin Cottage online - lovely and reasonably priced - it sounded too good to be true, so much so that friends asked, Does it have indoor plumbing? And I wondered if there was meaningful air conditioning, which I knew was a necessity in Ashland in the summer. Quan Yin turned out to be even better than we'd hoped. The cottage is not only charming, it's immaculate and in good repair. The kitchen was thoughtfully equipped with almost all the basics we needed, and a request for a larger salad bowl was met in seconds. The air conditioner proved equal to a week of record high temperatures. And, although it's called a cottage, there was enough room for both my husband and me to have writing areas.
The tree-shaded deck is where we ate most of our meals. And tending the grounds, with their beautiful flowers, shrubs, and trees must be part of the Zen Center's spiritual practice: generally, the only time anyone entered the yard, s/he was coming to water and prune—moving quietly, clearly mindful about disturbing a woman with a laptop. By the way, the center's activities didn't impinge on us in the least. I think there was a meditation gathering from 6-7 a.m. most days, but people arrived and left so quietly, we slept through it.
Stacey was an extremely considerate host. He called us the day before our arrival, when we were driving up from California, to let us know they'd needed to repair a broken window and expected to be done by the middle of the next day ... and he hoped that wouldn't cause us any problems; it didn't.
Quan Yin ended up really feeling like home. Just looking at the picture, two weeks after our return, I miss it!"
Guest: Janice S.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: August 12, 2015
"Me and some of my family rented this place out last weekend. It came fully furnished and stocked with everything you could possibly need! It was very clean and had wonderful views. Quiet and peaceful weekend on the creek! We plan to go back in the near future! We had so much fun and are so thankful to you guys for renting us your cabin!"
Guest: BrittanyDate of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: February 16, 2015
"The Farmhouse had everything we desired, lots of room to spread out and only a short drive to the OSF theaters. What a treat to enjoy a cuppa tea while watching deer in the field off the patio. We picked blackberries and listened to the burbling creek. Ashland was warm the week we visited so an air conditioned house was very welcome. We hope to return."
Guest: Gloria M.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 2, 2015