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View into Little Rainbow studio apartment from kitchen in Big Rainbow

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Last updated: 08/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Please contact reservation office directly at 541 822 3715 or 800 823 3715 with all inquires.

A special vacation home, Rainbow Cottage almost hangs over the rushing McKenzie River, which seems to run right under its deck. It sleeps up to 8 with a king size bed in the studio apartment, a queen size bed in one bedroom , two single beds in the other bedroom and a queen size sleeper sofa with inflatable air mattress in the living room Two bedrooms and the living room have window walls on the river, and look across it to Castle Rock and more distant timbered mountains. At 800 square feet with a full kitchen and comfortable living room in the main section, which can be rented separately, it is small enough to be cozy for a couple, big enough to be home to a family or group of friends for a week or two.The attached studio opens into the main cabin via a sliding door for larger groups. It has its own bathroom as well as a kitchenette. Quiet, except for river sounds and an occasional car on the windy Old Highway behind it, Rainbow Cottage is a place for peace and rest from the world's work. (However, it does have good wireless access as well as TV. The studio has an additional TV for DVD use only ) Courteous management on site and maid service included.

Rainbow is one of a dozen cottages built along the river from 1920 to 1970 across the old stage road. The cottages were built one at a time and in different styles. Rainbow, all in natural wood inside and out, was designed in the 1960s by Vivian, a Las Vegas lady whose boyfriend gave her the whole place. Her good taste and sensitivity to the natural environment that surround it make it still a comfortable jewel that blends perfectly with its outdoor setting.

A special place, the upper McKenzie River is a mountain valley river in an old rural community much like a Swiss or French mountain stream town: rooted in outdoor work and natural beauty, pure air and changing seasons. The McKenzie has been a sought-after vacation spot for fisherman since the 1920s, when President Hoover stayed at these cottages, and is popular now with folks who love both its peace and its many outdoor activities in all seasons. But it still looks much as it did in the 1950s, when I grew up here, and in Hoover's time here: no big resorts, no housing developments, no crowds. It feels timeless in its community and its beauty and peace. Please feel invited to share it with us.

Keywords: Cottage

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Kids are welcome, but should be old enough not to be at risk of falling over the balcony or off the bank into the swiftly moving river...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 4-8

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Not snow-capped peaks, but steep alpine-river timbered mountains rising several thousand feet above the river, on the far side...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Right on the bank of the McKenzie River, which flows just 2 or 3 yards away from the balcony...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding

General

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
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My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$175

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $35
  • Tax Rate 9.08%

Notes:

Rainbow is a duplex connected by a sliding wooden door. Big side rents for $175/night. Little side rents for $150/night. If you rent the big side we do not book the Little side so you have privacy. If all of it is rented it gives you a 3 bedroom/2bath with a good air mattress hideabed (in big side).

3rd night is free Oct 1-Apr 30


Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 08/28/2016
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Photos

  • View into Little Rainbow studio apartment from kitchen in Big Rainbow

    View into Little Rainbow studio apartment from kitchen in Big Rainbow

  • River view from deck

    River view from deck

VRBO #116071

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Sunday, August 28, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2007
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  • Calendar last updated 08/28/2016

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Mckenzie Riverside Cabin

Blue River, OR, USA #116071

2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 8

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