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Kid & Family Paradise in Collins Lake..just steps to pools and hot tub!

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Families ONLY: 3 bedrooms plus queen sofa bed, sleeps 8. Toys, movies, & sleds!

The best base camp in the heart of the of Mount Hood. Our home is the most family-friendly option in Government Camp and probably the cleanest too. Enjoy our home just steps from the clubhouse, pool and spa/hot tubs.

Read the reviews and you'll see that this is one of the nicest, chalets in Collins Lake Resort. Lightly rented, carefully cared for, always. We rent to families only. As a result we get about half the wear and tear of the other homes in the resort

Expanded video library! We just bought a dozen new movies for both kids and parents, bringing the grand total movie library well over 100. With 3 places to watch movies in the Chalet, everyone can find a movie and a place to enjoy them.

We try to be the most kid friendly place on the mountain...while making sure the adults in your group will love it too. Our home is full of fun for families both inside and outside with the heated pool, soaking pool, hot tub and sauna just 50 feet from our front door. This is the place to relax and enjoy the mountain and all it offers no matter what adventure, or simple relaxation you seek.

Email us for a link to our photo album with 50 pictures!

What to do first? Stroll through Government Camp, walk to the pool, hit the slopes, or simply relax in the sauna. Or perhaps just cook up a great dinner in the cozy and fully-stocked kitchen. Play a board game, play some darts....or just enjoy the fireplace and a movie or magazine.

Everything you need is within walking distance. This is our 'Home Away From Home:' you will find spices in the cupboard for cooking up your family meals, an entire bookshelf of kids books, movies to cozy up and watch with hot popcorn, and toys and books for the kids.

Email us for our video link and many many more pictures.. We hope you join the group of families who come back season after season to our home on Mount Hood, making it their home on the mountain as well!

Keywords: 3 level resort townhouse nearby heated pools, spas and clubhouse, Mount Hood, Government Camp, Collins Lake Resort, Mt. Hood, Mt Hood, Oregon, family friendly, kids,

More Details

Brent HIeggelke
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 16, 2018

About Brent HIeggelke

We have an active family, and enjoy all things outdoors. We love the mountain and all it offers every season of the year. We hope you make our home, your home away from home on Mount Hood.

Brent HIeggelke purchased this townhome in 2004

Why Brent HIeggelke chose Government Camp

We love Mount Hood in every season. From the massive snowfall to the beautiful warm summer days, it offers a great base camp for every outdoor activity. And with the resort amenities, we have a bit of luxury at the end of any day.

What makes this townhome unique

Staying at our Chalet offers a very kid-friendly home, chock full of games, toys and sleds. In addition the resort has year round heated pool, 2 hot tubs and a sauna, all just 40 feet from our front door.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our home is a brand new vacation rental and the comments have been fantastic.

Folks love our well equipped home, chock full of games, books, videos, sleds

and everything for kids and adults to have a great time. Everyone has been

really happy so far, and we are sure you will be too.

Come and enjoy our home,

Brent and Debbie
Mar 2009
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Government Camp Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private master bathroom
    Upstairs bathroom - toilet , shower
    Main floor bathroom - toilet , On main floor with living room and kitchen
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom and bathroom - with full attached bathroom
    Log Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Custom-built log twin over full bunkbed, TV, toys and games
    Middle Bedromm - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Twin over full futon bunkbed
    Queen sleeper sofa in living room - 1 queen , Hardly used queen sleeper sofa in living room
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2) 2 bunk beds feature double beds under a twin, Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 bunk beds feature twin over double beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sleeper sofa in living room, Bunk Beds (2) Custom cozy Log Bunk in kids room with twin over double bed.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sledding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Free seasonal shuttle to Ski Bowl just steps from front door. You can also ski down from Timberline Lodge on the Glade trail when the snow is deep enough. Hiking/snowshoeing trails on the resort grounds, and nearby in Government Camp.


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Kid & Family Paradise in Collins Lake..just steps to pools and hot tub!
average rating of 4.952381 based on 22 reviews

Excellent place to stay for vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stay 3 days for our ski trip. This place is one of the best. Very clean and organized. The location is very convenient to get to the nearby ski places. Really enjoyed the stay. Thanks.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Best of Collins Lake

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have been staying at Collins Lake Resort for years now. This was our favorite unit by far! It started with a very responsive and accommodating Owner. From there we experienced a cozy cabin environment that was loaded with all the bells and whistles. We were very impress by the stocked kitchen, spacious garage hangout, full of snow and summer toys and authentic cabin decor . We hope to come back soon!!

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, organized and great location!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a great time and we will definitely be back! The condo was very clean with many comforts of home. Lots of games movies and a well supplied

kitchen made for a fantastic time for everyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Very Nice!

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for our family get together! We enjoyed the beautiful surroundings by day and came back this comfortable, fully equipped home in the evenings. It is difficult to make a decision from a website, but we are very happy with our choice!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Greg, so glad you found everything you needed in our home, and enjoyed the amazing Mount Hood area.
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Perfect Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved our stay at Brent and Debbie's place! All the comforts of home from movies to kitchen tools. Plenty of space and strong Wifi if anyone needs to work remotely while here. Government Camp and all it's activities and dinning right outside the front door. Highly recommended for anyone looking to relax and have a worry free vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean, cozy and easy to access Timberline Ski Hill

  • 5 of 5

Lots of things to do! Including watching movies of you didn't feel like going riding on the hill! There was literally every movie you could imagine! Definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Snowshoeing, snowboarding, skiing, sledding, soaking, swimming, fishing, hiking, cross country skiing


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $100
Tax Rate 7.8%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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