About the property
- House1250 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 - 5 nights
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)
The Plum Cottage is a warm and welcoming, family-friendly vacation home. Fully remodeled in 2018, this house reflects the seasons of Bend. It is nicely and newly furnished with everything you need to make your Bend experience a truly comfortable one. The Plum Cottage features three bedrooms with sleeping for up to six guests: One king master, one queen bedroom, and one bedroom with two twins. This home has two good size bathrooms, one with a bathtub and one with a lovely walk in tile shower.
The well-stocked kitchen gives you the flexibility to create meals at the house, and is nicely open to the living and dining space so the cook can enjoy the gathering too. This desirable heart-of-the-Westside location allows you to walk a short distance to popular Newport Market where you can purchase locally sourced food, gourmet items, Oregon wines, and unique Bend products. In addition, within just a few short blocks you can easily stroll to experience some of the best local dining and microbrew pubs in Bend.
The Plum Cottage is the perfect place for work or play. Inside, it is complete with free wireless internet, a full size washer and dryer in the laundry room, new heating and A/C system, and plenty of open living space. Outside the backyard is fully fenced and we welcome you to travel with your four-legged family members. The private hot tub is always warm and there is nothing like a soak under the clear Bend skies after skiing, boarding, or biking. There is a gas BBQ for grilling seasonally and a secure garage for parking or to store your Bend play toys like bikes, kayaks, or skis.
Just around the corner from Phil's Trail (known for its amazing mountain biking), on the road to Mt. Bachelor, and blocks from the Deschutes River, this cottage is perfectly located. Why the name? The Plum Cottage is aptly named for the sun-kissed fruit that ripens right on the trees that surround this home in the spring and summer --- Bring your baskets as we love to share!
This house features:
Three bedrooms (sleeps up to six)
Master bedroom suite with king bed
Second bedroom with queen bed
Third bedroom with two twin beds
Two baths (one with shower/tub combination)
Open living areas with room to gather
Flat screen TV with DVD player
Free high speed wireless internet
Washer and dryer
Garage available for guest use
Grassy fenced yard with BBQ and outdoor dining
Private hot tub
We invite you to come be our guests, any season that suits you, for a memorable Bend experience.
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- Response time:
- within one day
- Calendar last updated:
- May 20, 2018
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Great house and location
We stayed 5 nights over Easter and had a wonderful time. There is a gourmet grocery store that you can walk to that has everything you could want and more. Bakery Cafe close by as well for morning coffee as the coffee pot in the kitchen isn’t that great. Otherwise, everything I needed in order to cook meals when we didn’t want to go out. Super cute house with comfy beds, plenty of towels and extra blankets. We will definitely stay here again when coming to Bend.
Great little house in great location.
We spent 3 nights in this lovely little house over Spring Break; us and our 3 teenage children. The house is in a great location, close to the center of Bend for walks in. It has a grocery store over the road and coffee shops and restaurants nearby (walking distance). We loved having the hot-tub in the garden for the evenings. All-in-all, a great little house that we would definitely return to.
We were very comfortable at this home. It is a very convenient location for our purposes.
We will definitely considered staying in this house in the future. It is very clean and conveniently located.
Great place to touch down in Bend
This cottage is nicely appointed, and very clean. It has everything you would need to stay for a night or a week. It is comfortable and is in a great location. You can easily walk to downtown Bend, and all of the great spots in-between. We will definitely look into staying here in the future!
Thank you for your lovely feedback! Cleanliness is a big thing for us and we want all of our guests to feel right at home when they check in. I am glad you enjoyed your stay! The walk into downtown is such a nice stroll and I am so glad you took advantage of all the shops, restaurants, and of course the grocery store along the way. See you on your next visit.
There’s no place like Plum!!
The reviews I read before booking tell the story. Great location for Bend in general, easy to get to Mt. Bachelor, great food and coffee a short walk away, and a clean, quiet, comfortable place to relax.
But, it is easy to write a good review when everything is perfect. The true measure of quality is how the host responds when things go wrong. The garage door developed a particular quirk in that it would not close in the evening. Erin promptly sent a repairman to deal with the problem while we were out for the day. After two visits, we concluded that changes in temperature created the problem.
She texted, “Oh goodness. Must be caused by the cold nights. I’ll call our garage door company and schedule a new door replacement after the holidays. Thank you for letting me know, and I am sorry we could not fix it permanently while you were here. Hopefully it’ll still work fine in the daytime for you.”
Erin tried really hard to make things right and clearly felt bad when this was beyond her control. Her attitude and approach make this property a place I’ll visit again.
In short, a great time at a great property managed by a great host.
What a lovely review, and your kind words made my day! I love sharing our beautiful city with our visitors and we try to do all we can to make your stay a great one. It sounds like you had an all-around good visit, and the garage door was just a small part of that. Thank you for being so understanding! Sometimes, unexpected things happen but we try our hardest to remedy them quickly. That is one of the BEST things about being local ourselves... we're just a few minutes away. I am so glad you got to experience the city and visit Mt Bachelor. Come back and give our new doors (and brand new remodeled kitchen and bahtrooms) a test drive!
Adorable House in the perfect location
We booked this house for some out of town guests. Erin is absolutely lovely to work with and she was so accommodating. She met me at the house early to leave a food basket and gifts for my guests. The house was extremely clean and well stocked. I loved the barnwood and ski details. Perfect for Bend. The hot tub was amazing in the adorable and private backyard. It was very quiet at night and peaceful. It is conveniently located close to town and behind our favorite market!!!! It was so nice for our guests to have the market right there because they did not have their own car. Thank you for this wonderful house. We will rent from you again if we need a place for guests to stay. It was the perfect experience! BRAVO!!!!
A perfect experience... we LOVE to hear that! Bend is such a wonderful place to show off to our visitors, and the location of The Plum Cottage does indeed make that easy. I am so glad you had the chance to show them around! The quiet setting mixed with the close proximity to the Newport Avenue area does make this house nice and convenient. The Newport Market is my favorite grocery store too! Thank you for booking this house for your guests... I am glad we exceeded your expectations and we'll happily welcome them again on their return.
Bend/Central Oregon area features many festivals throughout the year for music, sporting events, theater, literature, film ... the list is endless. Go to our website below for more information. Examples are the Sisters Quilt Show, Cascade Cycling Classic, High Desert Horse Show, and a lot of winter events at Mt. Bachelor for skiing, dog sledding and snowmobiling.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Guests are required to provide a credit card number at the time of contract directly with the Property Management company in lieu of paying an upfront damage deposit. All cancellations made within 24 hours of booking are subject to a $50 cancellation fee. Reservations booked and confirmed online are charged a nonrefundable 25% deposit. Cancellations made with less than 30 days notice may be completely non-refundable. Please consider trip insurance for your trip. See our rental agreement for full details on the cancellation policy as they pertain to your individual reservation. If you reserve at a 3rd party website, we are unable to refund your 3rd party fees. -- When your arrival is less than 30 days in the future, 100% payment is due when making the reservation. When your arrival is more than 30 days in the future, 25% payment is required to confirm your reservation. The remaining balance due will be collected 30 days prior to your check-in date. Please be aware that if you reserve through VRBO you will pay their service fee for their additional services in addition to the rate we quote for you. We are not able to refund/remove/deduct that fee for you if you reserve through VRBO. Please check your VRBO instant quote for complete stay pricing and additional fees. STANDARD WEEKEND BOOKINGS ARE A MINIMUM OF THREE NIGHTS. Rates are based on length of stay, and number of guests. They will vary for weekends, special events, and holidays. Some restrictions on check-in and checkout days of the week may apply to certain date ranges. DISCOUNTS may sometimes apply for multi-night, mid-week, and business stays. There will be an 12.2% Lodging Tax applied to all bookings. Upon booking a reservation, your credit card will be charged a minimum booking deposit. This amount is applied to the total balance due on the home. If you cancel at any time, for any reason, this amount is non-refundable. This deposit guarantees these exact dates only.