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Mtn Views - 5 Star Vacation Home: Snowmobile, Ski, Fish, Hike - 4-bdr

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Detached Bonus Room Apt, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 11 in beds)

Oregon’s outdoor recreational amenities are just minutes away from this beautiful vacation home situated in the wilderness setting of the Diamond Peaks development area near Crescent and Odell lakes and Willamette Pass Ski Resort. Perfect for those who love hiking, cycling, lake fishing and watersports (paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing), and winter sports. You can mtn. bike, ski, snowshoe, and snowmobile right from the cabin to National Forest Service Trails.

This is the perfect place to spend with family and friends, or to experience a quiet romantic get-away. The cabin features 3- bedrooms and a loft, and 2 full baths to accommodate up to 7 guests in beds. For larger groups, the 4th bedroom is in the detached bonus room apartment above the garage (sleeps four in beds - king, twin, dbl futon couch). A separate full bath also available. The bonus room may be included in the rental of the cabin for an additional $25/nt, making this addition appealing to multiple families, grandparents, or friends wanting their own beds and extra full bath; and privacy. It is not rented separately.

From the cabin, enjoy beautiful mountain views and bird-watching while sitting in front of a cozy fire or sunning on the deck. A selection of books, video/DVD movies, and games are available, including a Sony Playstation, plus video games. DirecTV and free Wi-Fi Internet access are also available.

Crater Lake National Park and Oregon's famed Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort, and the City of Bend are within an hour's drive. Warm weather makes paddle boarding, canoeing and kayaking favorite vacation pastimes for those who love the outdoors and enjoy the mountain views of the Central Oregon Cascades.

Ten Cascade lakes are within a 20-60 minute drive; and offer great fishing for those who love to fish for kokanee, mackinaw, German browns, rainbows, and large-mouth bass.

Enjoy swimming and picnicking at Simax Beach at Crescent Lake, and hike scenic trails along the shore of Odell Lake, Odell Butte for panoramic views, or the Pacific Crest Trail and other National Forest hiking trails that are within 10-15minutes of the cabin.

The cabin was built in 2006 and features vaulted ceilings, a great-room, and well-appointed furnishings to reflect the Oregon outdoors.

Keywords: Vacation rental, house, cabin, chalet, cross country skiing, snowmobiling, fishing, retreat, Crater Lake, Mt. Bachelor, Diamond Lake

More Details

Carrie Matsushita Bumstead
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 18, 2017

About Carrie Matsushita Bumstead

We love the outdoors (fishing, skiing, biking, hiking, etc.) and found the perfect vacation home from which to enjoy our favorite recreational activities. We invite you to experience the Central Oregon Cascades! Bob and Carrie

Carrie Matsushita Bumstead purchased this house in 2009

Why Carrie Matsushita Bumstead chose Southern Oregon

The Oregon Cascades is a true gem. Snowmobiling, snowshoeing, downhill, and cross-country skiing are terrific with access to National Forest Trails and both Willamette Pass Ski Resort and Mt. Bachelor. Roads are plowed in the winter for safe travel, and spring, summer, and fall, are picture-perfect for visiting Central Oregon’s beautiful lakes for hiking and fishing. The Pacific Crest Trail is only minutes away and offers hikes through beautiful forests and to nearby lakes. Crater Lake National Park and Diamond Lake are only an hour away, and there are about 10 lakes within a 10-mile radius. It’s the perfect getaway anytime of the year.

What makes this house unique

We often invite friends and family to spend time at the cabin. It works well for both large and small groups, as the open floor plan offers plenty of space for everyone. When it's just the two of us, the cabin serves as a cozy getaway from urban life. While at the cabin, it's always nice to return from a fun day recreating outdoors to a cozy fire, a glass of wine, and good company.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I couldn't possibly tell you in words what a marvelous time we had. Everything was perfect! I love to cook and the kitchen was so well stocked with every dish and utensil that I'm accustomed to using at home.... even the Ninja Turtle magnets where a reminder of our favorite Saturday cartoons and movies. Seriously my oldest asked if I had brought them lol.

God Bless and thanks again for opening up your home to us.
Jan 2013
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Crescent House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • Shampoo and liquid body wash, included; toilet paper, hair dryer, and towels included in all bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , This is a bonus room apartment above the garage
  • Great privacy in this detached bonus room apartment above garage. Includes 1 King, 1 Twin, 1 futon coach/bed (Full); Cabin main floor with 2-bedrooms has Queen beds; cabin upstairs bedroom includes Queen and Twin. 2nd fl. also includes a loft.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
DVD is wireless capable and offers Netflix Instant Play and Pandora streaming.


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Mtn Views - 5 Star Vacation Home: Snowmobile, Ski, Fish, Hike - 4-bdr
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews

Wonderful Experience

  • 5 of 5

I am part of four couples who rent a house every February to engage in winter sports and get re-acquainted. In 2017 we rented this property. The house looks new, and is extremely well-appointed and very well supplied with kitchen equipment and other supplies. Working with the owners was also an absolute pleasure.

The house is located near snow parks for snow shoeing and cross country skiing. Willamette Pass Ski Resort is also very close if downhill skiing/snow boarding is your preference.

Without hesitation we voted to return next February.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoy opening our vacation home to guests who share our passion for Oregon's great outdoors. Many thanks for your kind words and helpful feedback. We welcome your return visit, and always feel free to let us know what we can do to make your stay more enjoyable. Carrie & Bob
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Another great visit

  • 5 of 5

This is the third time that my extended family has all come to stay at the cabin, but the first summer visit. We had a great time, as usual. Carrie and Bob provide countless thoughtful touches around the house that make it feel comfortable and home-like. This time, we especially liked lounging on the deck in the comfy chairs, and driving over to Davis Lake for some fishing. Thanks again for your hospitality!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The annual fishing trip

  • 5 of 5

Great cabin. Couldn't ask for anything more. Bonus room is a must!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad you enjoyed your stay. The bonus room apt and extra full bath seems to be ideal for multiple families/friends who would like a little more separation of space, privacy, and quiet time. Thanks for the feedback. We hope you book again in the future!
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Great time with friends

  • 5 of 5

We had 4 couples stay at the place comfortably. Great TV to watch the Super Bowl. Our trip was for snowmobiling. We had hoped to ride from the property, but due to the low snow conditions we were able to do some nice rides by driving to some of the local snowparks. It is nice to each have our own bedrooms. Very well equipped and set up for our sized group.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family fun

  • 5 of 5

The house was great for us to gather our 3 children and their families. Even though we didn't have snow we made a jigsaw puzzle, cooked meals in the well-stocked kitchen and explored the area.

The open design contributed to our together time but the loft and room above the garage allowed us privacy as well. The views are outstanding. Overall, it is a place that allowed us to relax as a family.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

This was our family's first stay at Bummy's Place (there's a wonderful story behind the name). With 6 adults and 3 kids (8, 10 and 1-1/2 year old), there was plenty of space for all of us. We rented the house + above garage apartment so us grandparents had privacy and quite space for naps.

We had mentioned that we were spending a late Christmas together at the cabin and when we arrived in the evening the cabin was lit up in holiday lights and inside there was a Christmas tree and holiday decorations around the room. We all gathered our gifts around the tree, made hot apple cider and spent a wonderful evening around the fire place opening gifts. Magical!

The house is well stocked, cozy and beautiful. The open kitchen with island made it super easy for family members to cook together and the long dining table accommodated all of us at meal time. The table was perfect for board games, drawing, and reading and at times all at once.

Though, there wasn't much snow for us the kids were still able to get some sledding in (sleds were available). Everyone really enjoyed bird watching from the dining and living room windows and the 8 year old found the bird book and proceeded to identify every bird that arrived on the feeder or suet.

The information sheet that we were given beforehand was really helpful and thorough with info about the cabin and it's surrounding area. Directions were clear and precise and the owners very nice and friendly.

The only thing I would recommend if you plan on bringing a little one is to bring outlet covers and a baby gate for the stairs. We brought both and it made our stay less worrisome. The house was pretty much baby proofed with only a handful of small items that we could easily put on a higher shelf. Oh and one last thing, the glass on the fireplace gets hot so we only had fires after the little tyke was in bed for the night.

Overall, our stay was fantastic and we'd love to do this again!

Thank you for the memories!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great idea to provide outlet cover plugs! We certainly want to make our vacation home safe for every member of the family. Glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope you return in the future!
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Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Eugene Municipal Airport; Redmond Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Manleys, Crescent Lake Resort
Nearest Golf
40 Miles
Quail Run
Nearest Train
43 Miles
Amtrak Chumult Station
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Highway 58
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Crescent Lake Lodge; Manleys; Odell Lake Lodge
Nearest Ski
9 Miles
Willamette Pass Ski Resort; Mt. Bachelor Ski Resor
Nearest Beach
4.5 Miles
Simax Beach, Crescent Lake
Car: necessary

Wild mushroom hunting (morels, boletes, matsutake, hawks wings, chanterelles)


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $500

For 7 or more guests, use of bonus rm/apt and 3rd bath is $275/nt with $150 cleaning fee. Looking for romance? Couple's discount available. A signed rental agreement is required and will be emailed to guest.
CANCELLATION POLICY: 100% refund with 30 or more days advance notice. Otherwise, a $100 withholding fee, with balance refunded to guest.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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