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Stunning views of Columbia River Gorge and Bridge of the Gods

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Last updated: 07/16/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Welcome! Beautiful river and mountain top views on a large secluded country estate; this is the ideal venue for family reunions, Christian retreats, business gatherings and vacations. Nestled on 20 private acres, it is only ten minutes from Skamania Lodge and the downtown main street area.

Spectacular views of the Cascade Mountain range, the Columbia River, Bridge of the Gods and an old family fruit orchard are revealed as you drive down the private gravel lane to your home in the trees. The house was built for a large family and offers 4800 sq. ft. of private and common family style areas. Exposed Douglas fir ceilings, three wood burning fireplaces, a large wrap around deck and expansive viewing windows are special features.

The main floor offers a fully equipped kitchen along with an open dining and family area. The large farmhouse table seats 10-12. Two other 8' folding tables are available for large gatherings. A separate living room has comfortable couches and a baby grand piano. The laundry and two bathrooms are on this level.

Upstairs are 5 bedrooms and three baths. Two of the bedrooms offer queen beds, two others have extra long twin beds. The fifth bedroom has a double bed. There is also a small reading den and conversation/ loft area that is a nice place for quiet time or that can be used as the '7th' bedroom. Downstairs, one queen bedroom has outside and drive-up access. The large recreational space in the basement can be used for large group functions that can spill into the spacious backyard in good weather. A ping-pong table is fun for inside play. Other sleeping accommodations include portable sleeping pads and mattresses for use on the floor. Two large, separate rooms with bathrooms close by work well for this arrangement.

World class windsurfing, water sports of every kind, mountain and waterfall hiking trails, wineries, scenic drives, museums, golfing, river cruises and a range of dining choices are just some of your many options for recreation and entertainment in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge. Come and see!

Keywords: River and Gorge Views, Wooded, Wildlife, Mountains, Orchard

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renter must be 25 and older....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Love kids and families!...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Daylight basement bedroom has outdoor and drive up access with a Queen bed. A full bathroom with a small shower is across the hall. The main floor entry door is drive- up accessible. The extra wide front door is two steps up from the drive up area....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Campfires not allowed....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22, Beds for 21-22

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

    Upstairs. 2 extra long single beds. Full bath in hall. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Upstairs. 2 extra long single beds. Full bath in hall. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Upstairs. Full bathroom en suite....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 double

    Upstairs. Share full bath with bedroom 4 / jack and jill...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Upstairs. Share full bath with Bedroom 5 / jack and jill...moreless

  • Den: 2 twin/ single

    Upstairs. Twin Trundle bed. Full bath in hall. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen

    Basement. Outside door to parking. Full bath in hall. ...moreless

  • *Upstairs: 2 Queen bedrooms. 1 Double Bedroom. 3 twin bedrooms. 1 twin sofa bed in loft. *Main Floor: 1 twin bed in living room alcove. *Basement: 1 Queen bedroom. 3 twin beds and 1 twin sofa bed in family area. 4 extra mattress pads for use anywhere....moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Upstairs at end of hall. Serves twin bedrooms. ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Upstairs. Serves Bedroom 3 en suite....moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Upstairs. Between Bedrooms 4 and 5. Jack and Jill...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    Basement. Serves Bedroom 6 and full basement....moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Main floor. ...moreless

  • Bathroom 6: toilet

    Main floor. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Gifford Pinchot National Forest is the local playground for mountain climbing, hiking, sight seeing and scenic drives. World Class windsurfing, whitewater rafting and water sports. We are situated just outside of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Board games, puzzles. Ping Pong table. ...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Stereo w/ speakers, records and turntable, cassette and CD player....moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Basement. No reception. DVD and VCR setup....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Children's CD's...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Cascade Mountains to the south, Hamilton and Red Mountain bluffs to the west. ...moreless

  • Rural
  • Water View:

    Columbia River Gorge and Bridge of the Gods...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Open dining area and family room seats 18-26 at 2-3 large tables. Deck provides additional dining in warm weather. Couch, 2 wing chairs, rocker, fireplace. ...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    New central air conditioning. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    3-car garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Separate room from main family area. Double french doors. Piano. Couch, loveseat, 2 recliners. Alcove w/ twin bed. ...moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    Good cell phone reception....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    large area for turning, backing...moreless

  • Telephone:

    (2) Local and emergency service only....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    One set per person. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace:

    (3) Wood provided for the main floor fireplace only. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Some options available. Ask owner for details....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    2 coffee makers for decaf and regular. Espresso coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Baking dishes, pots and pans, Kitchen aid standup mixer, blender, food processor....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 40. Large bowls, platters. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    New...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Two double bowl sinks. New glass top, double oven range. Full size refrigerator. Lot's of counter space and storage. Fully equipped for cooking/ baking. ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    (2) New...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    (2) An additional small refrigerator is provided....moreless

  • Stove:

    New large glass top double oven range. ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Small balcony over the front door....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) Very large southern deck/ patio to enjoy the Gorge view from. Roughly 900 sq. ft. The same size patio is below the deck....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large rough lawn on south side, basement level. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal. ...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer/ Holidays
Jun 13 - Sep 12, 2016
3 night min stay
$575
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$475

Rates are based on 22 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • cleaning fee $200 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9.7%

Notes:

A security deposit of $100/ night is refundable within 2 weeks of your stay if the house/property is in reasonable condition when you leave. The security deposit plus half the remaining total is due immediately to hold your reservation. The remainder is due a month before your reserved stay.


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Last updated: 07/16/2016
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
PDX, Portland, OR
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Skamania Lodge
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Sternwheeler cruise
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Beacon Rock Golf Course
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Along HWY 14
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HWY 14
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Skamania Lodge
60 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt. Hood Meadows
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
Columbia River Frontage

Car: Necessary

World class windsurfing, scenic drives, Wineries, Charter Fishing, famous Mountain and hiking trails, Golf, winter sports and skiing

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Hi! We're Paul and Ann DeBolt. Our short story: married 35 years, raised 4 children, 3 grandchildren and are eagerly looking forward to retirement! :-).

Why the Owner Chose Stevenson, WA, USA:
We grew up in the Stevenson/ Wind River/ Carson/ Gorge area where everyone knew everyone's family name. While the area has come a long way from the sleepy little logging burg it once was, it still has the same small town atmosphere where you greet the sheriff, the banker and the grocer by first name. We like that. Paul has sailed in far flung waters around the world through his work in the maritime industry but the Pacific Northwest has always been our home. We've always loved the unique rugged beauty of the Columbia Gorge and the many opportunities for experiencing nature up close and personal. Paul loves to hit the trails with his boys for day hikes up Star, Table and Hamilton Mts. (to name a few) while 'back at the farm' I'm debating whether to cook up a rhubarb pie or just daydream with a good book. Summertime is for old-fashioned family picnics, local swimming holes, blackberry and huckleberry picking, scenic drives, wineries and just plain kicking back and watching some breathtaking sunsets. The Gorge is really one of those few remaining vacation secrets out there. A special place. We feel fortunate to be able to share our big family vacation home and hope that you'll come back to visit often!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Stunning views of Columbia River Gorge and Bridge of the Gods

    Stunning views of Columbia River Gorge and Bridge of the Gods

  • Large family and dining areas lead out onto the deck. Views everywhere!

    Large family and dining areas lead out onto the deck. Views everywhere!

  • New glass topped double oven range. Lot's of counter space. Two double sinks.

    New glass topped double oven range. Lot's of counter space. Two double sinks.

  • Bedroom #1. Extra long twin beds overlook orchard. Full bath at end of hall.

    Bedroom #1. Extra long twin beds overlook orchard. Full bath at end of hall.

  • Bedroom #3. Queen bed with private bath. Gorge view.

    Bedroom #3. Queen bed with private bath. Gorge view.

  • Bedroom #6. Queen bed. Basement. Outdoor and drive up access. Full bath in hall.

    Bedroom #6. Queen bed. Basement. Outdoor and drive up access. Full bath in hall.

  • Large backyard play area. Southern deck overlooks yard. Table and Red Bluff Mts.

    Large backyard play area. Southern deck overlooks yard. Table and Red Bluff Mts.

  • Red Bluff and Tabletop Mountains from the deck. Breathtaking scenery.

    Red Bluff and Tabletop Mountains from the deck. Breathtaking scenery.

  • Front of the house as you drive down the private gravel lane. Plenty of parking.

    Front of the house as you drive down the private gravel lane. Plenty of parking.

  • Dining and deck views. More tables and chairs provided.

    Dining and deck views. More tables and chairs provided.

  • Private living room with grand piano. Twin bed in alcove. Private bath access.

    Private living room with grand piano. Twin bed in alcove. Private bath access.

  • Bedroom #2  Extra long twin beds overlook orchard. Full bath at end of hall.

    Bedroom #2 Extra long twin beds overlook orchard. Full bath at end of hall.

  • Bedroom #5. Double bed. Views of Table  Mt. Shares bath with Bedroom #4.

    Bedroom #5. Double bed. Views of Table Mt. Shares bath with Bedroom #4.

  • Basement family room. 4 twin beds. TV. Ping pong table behind door to the left.

    Basement family room. 4 twin beds. TV. Ping pong table behind door to the left.

  • Large southern deck. Watch the kids play. On a clear day - Spectacular!

    Large southern deck. Watch the kids play. On a clear day - Spectacular!

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Monday, July 18, 2016

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  • Bathrooms
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