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The Heart of Portlandia-Modern and Sweet- Location, Location, Location

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LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION- WIFI, Free Street PARKING, DVD,Satellite TV

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Last updated: 12/03/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

COME vacation in Portland’s favorite neighborhood! Well-equipped condo in a safe location, hip and modern, with a friendly and caring host on-call. 
20 great restaurants within a 5 block walk; equal stroll to New Seasons Grocery or The Kennedy School; and we are 2 blocks from the sweet Alberta boutique/cafe/restaurant district. And don’t forget the Foxchase Addition around the corner with its myriad of restaurants and shops and Coffee, even yoga. Your home away from home. Seriously Everything you need for a fantastic stay.
FREE street PARKING. WI-FI. TV's. A/C.

LOCATION:
20 restaurants within 5 WALKABLE blocks
PDX is a 15 min drive
Downtown is roughly 12 min
Convention Center is about 11 min
Moda Center is about 15 min
Tri Met bus is 100' away
New Seasons Grocery and Kennedy School are 4 short blocks. Restaurants around the corner and all along Alberta Street. Lots of bars and shopping. Serious Amazing location

Property INCLUDES:
2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom with shower and bathtub, and then a sitting area, kitchen, and eating area all wrapped up into one large front room.
Private washer/dryer. It's an overall good sized place in an amazing neighborhood.
This unit is the lower garden apartment to another living space upstairs.
Yes, there's WIFi. Satellite Direct TV, too. Free PARKING right out on the street. Family friendly.

PROPERTY DETAILS:
King sized bed in the back bedroom (King Bed, TV, BluRay/DVD,Direct TV, WIFI)
Twin bedroom (Two Twins + another Twin trundle if needed
A clean and comfortable modern living environment
Plush linens/towels
A full use kitchen for take-out or a home cooked meal
Gas BBQ for use out front
Place to store your bike out of rains way
The small front patio sports a table and some chairs. Here you can take in the morning air and sip your coffee, as well.

MINIMUM Stay NOTE: In the busy/ holiday seasons, we generally require a 3-5 night minimum over the weekends. However, there are a lot of exceptions, based on other bookings, availability, etc. And we have an alike unit, as well. There's a limitation on how best to advertise, so I apologize for any inconvenience.
Please contact us.

Cancellation Policy:
>= 60 days notice = 25% refund of total
> or =15 days notice = 50% refund of total
< 15 days notice = 0% refund
(You can purchase trip cancellation ins. upon checkout)


Say yes to the sweet delightful vibe of our neighborhood:
Walking distance to eateries, locally roasted coffee, cafes, amazing restaurants, trendy shops, tri-met #70, #72, local theater, Concordia University, The Kennedy School (Soaking tub, movies, cigar bar, pubs, bars and restaurants), Alberta Arts Last Thursday Art walk (summer monthly event not to be missed), New Seasons Natural Grocery Store, hot tubs, baby boutique, knit and fabric shops, World class international foods' restaurants and ice cream and so much more. We love children. Please just let us know what you have and need. BICYCLES welcome and place to lock them out back in the fenced yard. If you don't bring them, you may rent them right on Alberta Street. Easy On -street parking out front. Parks for families and children nearby. Lots of eateries, locally roasted coffee, cafes, amazing restaurants, trendy shops, The Kennedy School (Soaking tub, movies, pubs, bars and restaurants), Alberta Arts Last Thursday Art walk (monthly event not to be missed), New Seasons Natural Grocery Store, hot tubs, baby boutique, knit and fabric

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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be accompanied by a responsible adult. We take pride in our properties and don't allow heavy partners on site...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Crib, high chair, bag of toys available...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Ground level, not necessarily designed for a wheelchair. Please call to ask questions for your specific needs....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Sorry, no smoking on the property please...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Please let me know beforehand what Dog family member you're planning to bring. If you have allergies, please talk to me about this.(we clean a LOT!) ...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

  • Twins' Bedroom: 3 twin/ single

    Two twins plus a twin trundle bed if needed...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king, 1 baby crib

    Desk, sitting area, TV/DVD/satillite...moreless

  • - The King bed is located in the Master bedroom. Really beautiful bedding to greet you. - Twin room has two options: : Regular setup is two Twin beds : One bed has a twin trundle under it. We must be notified, and this is an extra person charge - Wooden mini-crib available. Please let us know if you need this set up. It is the size of a pack n play, but is a "real wooden crib"...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Sweet bathroom with plush towels, hair dryer...moreless

  • Sweet bathroom with plush towels, hair dryer, hand/shower soap

Other Amenities

  • Alberta Arts is an amazing Neighborhood. While NOT on Alberta St, the commercial Street itself, it's Walking distance - Very Near the bike 'parkway', yoga (mats available), gym, pizza, knit/fabric shop, tea shops, food carts with worldly cuisine, McMenamins Kennedy School: cigar bar, soaking tub, and movie theater; tea house, baby boutique, hair salon, women and children bookstores, Common Ground Wellness, Extracto coffeehouse, cafes, boutiques, vintage, Salt and Straw ice cream, Pine Street Biscuits, Gluten free, Vegan, Vegetarian, bakeries, New Seasons grocery Store, Banks, Walgreens, Cup and Saucer, mini mart, Concordia College, Alberta Food Coop, Yakuza, DOC, Dame, Beast, Autentica Mexican Cuisine, Natural Health Care, Beast, Tonallis Donuts, back to Eden (GF), Tin Shed, Vita Cafe (comfort food), Cafe Vita (coffee), Cork Wine Shop, and even waffles...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV and Netflix / Hulu capabilities...moreless

  • Television:

    (2) Master bedroom with Blu-Ray player, satellite. Another TV in the front room with satellite....moreless

  • Toys:

    Bag of baby toys...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    This is a ground level garden apartment, so it's naturally cool in the summer.we do install window unit for the few hot days we get!...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Private washer and dryer at your fingertips...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    There is central heat A window to open if you're hot, and portable heater to use if you run cold....moreless

  • Parking:

    Easy On street ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Free Parking ON street....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    On public residential street. Nothing oversized, unless you don't mind it parked on a residential Street....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Yes, ample towels. And white ones for those who use acne cream....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Private washer and dryer at your fingertips...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Plus Fresh press, grinder...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Pots and pans, plates and silverware for 6, in case you have dinner guests. Ability to cook a gourmet meal....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Place settings for 6...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Yes, and a rack if you prefer to hand wash...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Fully functional kitchen with all modern necessities: Microwave, dishwasher, stove, oven, silverware, pots/pans, dishes, full sized fridge, ice, toaster, coffee maker, French press. Grinder, spices...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Yes, of course ...moreless

  • Oven:

    Regular sized oven ...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Spices, oil, coffee...moreless

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Place to lock up a couple bicycles out of the elements....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Small area outside of the front door, patio table with 2 chairs....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There's a warm soaking tub at the McMenamins Kennedy School a few blocks away. And there's Common Grounds as well...moreless

  • Sauna:

    Common Grounds Wellness Co-Operative is very close by....moreless

  • Shared Hot Tub:

    Common Ground Wellness Co-Operative is nearby - hot tub (clothing optional), sauna, massage, wellness center...moreless

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Autumn II
Nov 28 - Dec 17, 2016
1 night min stay
$125 $139
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$900

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Winter Holydays
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$159 $169
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,200

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

MLK
Jan 12 - Jan 17, 2017
1 night min stay
$199

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Valentine's
Feb 9 - Feb 20, 2017
1 night min stay
$169 $199
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Spring Time
Feb 21 - Apr 11, 2017
1 night min stay
$174 $198
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Easter
Apr 12 - Apr 19, 2017
1 night min stay
$199

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Spring breaks
Apr 20 - May 22, 2017
1 night min stay
$179 $198
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Memorial Day
May 23 - May 31, 2017
1 night min stay
$250

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $250 per night, per additional guest

Summertime
Jun 1 - Aug 16, 2017
4 night min stay
$199
$1,350

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Special Event
Aug 17 - Aug 24, 2017
4 night min stay
$249

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

SummerTime II
Aug 25 - Aug 29, 2017
4 night min stay
$225

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Labor Day
Aug 30 - Sep 6, 2017
5 night min stay
$225

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Luscious Fall
Sep 7 - Nov 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$189 $199
Thu, Fri
$1,349

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$149 $165
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,100 $3,150

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning $89
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300

Notes:

MINIMUM NOTE: In the busy/ holiday seasons, we generally require a 3-5 night minimum over the weekends. However, there are a lot of exceptions, based on other bookings, availability, etc. There's a limitation on how best to advertise, so I apologize for any inconvenience.

Please contact us with any questions.

Cancellation policy:

25% retained if cancelled >= 60 days prior to Check-in date

50% retained if cancelled > or = 15 days prior to the Check-in date

100% retained if cancelled <15 days prior to the Check-in date

Note on Deposit:

We have found our guests to be fantastic and thus find it more beneficial to everyone to do a fully refundable deposit due one week prior to arrival (if I set the booking up) and returned shortly after departure. Unless you're staying 2 weeks or more, then there's a rental guarantee fee insurance of $79. This protects you from having to pay for accidental damage.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 12/03/2016
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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
PDX
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Concordia Ale House, Whiskey Branch Bar, and more
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Broadmoor
1.7 Miles
Nearest Train
Tri-Met Lightrail 'Called MAX'
1.8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-5, I-84, I-205
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Yakuza, Beast, Cup&Saucer, Cocotte, Hot Lips Pizza
57 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mount Hood Ski Resort at Timberline Lodge
9.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Kelly Point Park

Car: Not Necessary

12 min to PDX, 12 min to Downtown, 12 min to Hollywood, lots of transportation options. (Tri-Met)

Welcome to this Hip WALKABLE family friendly neighborhood with ample cool shopping, coffee, eating at restaurants (and carts) galore with foods from around the world, sipping wine, soaking in the McMenamins soaking pool, or seeig a movie, drinking micro brews at the local pubs, walking, biking, easily accessible public transportation, etc.

All the fun to be had in Sustainable Portland- you can get a microcosm of it in the Alberta Arts neighborhood! Seriously, convenient and fun location. Come see for yourself.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: As long- time landlord and property owners, we take pride in maintaining our properties and caring for our residents as needed (or not!) We enjoy hosting and are flexible, so please let us know if there's anything you'd like to know about the neighborhood, the house, or anything extra or specific you'd like to have for your stay here. We will try to make it happen.

Why the Owner Chose Northeast Portland, Portland, OR, USA:
This house is located in an amazing location. It has lots of great amenities with-in and also in the neighborhood. Walking distance to everything. Private washer/dryer. Its easily accessible to the airport, to food establishments, to drink Oregons great beer, wine and even home made fruit soda. The grocery store and pharmacy and many businesses are a few short walking blocks away. Super convenient neighborhood to access public transportation or highways to take you downtown or out to the coast or to the Gorge, Hood River, or Multnomah Falls for the day.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
This is a private ground level apartment in a residential home setting. The ceilings are 8' tall. You can walk around and take in Portland or you can sit around and drink a micro brew or a local roast. Its a newer building, with 4 distinct spaces, and it has all of the things that make a home comfortable: Cool, fun and modern furnishings, a washer/dryer, a few places to drink your coffee/tea, a nice place to relax indoors or right out front on the little patio table. Hang out in the comfortable KING bed and watch a rented DVD, Direct TV Satellite, stream Netflix, Internet via Wi-Fi or take a walk around the amazing neighborhood. The living room, kitchen and dining area are all one big front space, furnished for each activity, while making for a fun interchange among guests while you cook, eater entertain.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

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Photos

  • LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION- WIFI, Free Street PARKING, DVD,Satellite TV

    LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION- WIFI, Free Street PARKING, DVD,Satellite TV

  • Comfortable bathroom (shower+bathtub,soft towels, Marmoleum floor, blowdryer)

    Comfortable bathroom (shower+bathtub,soft towels, Marmoleum floor, blowdryer)

  • Front Sitting Area with Direct TV, Seasonal AC, WIFI, reading lights.

    Front Sitting Area with Direct TV, Seasonal AC, WIFI, reading lights.

  • Table and chairs to eat a gourmet home cooked meal or take out

    Table and chairs to eat a gourmet home cooked meal or take out

  • Facing towards the back, (laundry machines Behind the curtains)

    Facing towards the back, (laundry machines Behind the curtains)

  • Outdoor BBQ - for your use.

    Outdoor BBQ - for your use.

  • Pretty Living Art- Alberta Arts Style!

    Pretty Living Art- Alberta Arts Style!

  • Summer Sunset-

    Summer Sunset-

  • Alberta Street is a world renowned hub of art, food, coffee, drinks, and fun

    Alberta Street is a world renowned hub of art, food, coffee, drinks, and fun

  • Welcome!

    Welcome!

  • Alberta Street is so full of vibrancy in all the right ways!

    Alberta Street is so full of vibrancy in all the right ways!

  • Same KING BED Room, TV/ DVD, desk, custom &#39;Bird&#39; blackout curtains, sitting area

    Same KING BED Room, TV/ DVD, desk, custom 'Bird' blackout curtains, sitting area

  • One TWINS&#39; ROOM- 2 twins with a trundle twin available when planned

    One TWINS' ROOM- 2 twins with a trundle twin available when planned

  • Fully stocked Kitchen w/ microwave &amp; D/W, fridge, coffee makers, tea kettle

    Fully stocked Kitchen w/ microwave & D/W, fridge, coffee makers, tea kettle

  • Private Laundry, detergent, extra supplies, portable heaters/fans just in case

    Private Laundry, detergent, extra supplies, portable heaters/fans just in case

  • Front patio for relaxing or having breakfast, sipping coffee/wine/tea. BBQ avail

    Front patio for relaxing or having breakfast, sipping coffee/wine/tea. BBQ avail

  • Springtime Flowers- the result of ample rain!

    Springtime Flowers- the result of ample rain!

  • Front of the house. Modern Garden Condo  is on the ground level (No stairs)

    Front of the house. Modern Garden Condo is on the ground level (No stairs)

  • Day trip to Mt Hood, maybe? Wine country, perhaps?

    Day trip to Mt Hood, maybe? Wine country, perhaps?

  • Lots of variety of food and libations  in easy walkable distance

    Lots of variety of food and libations in easy walkable distance

  • AC for this unseasonably hot weather we are having.

    AC for this unseasonably hot weather we are having.

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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