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Quiet Se Home on Tree Lined Street, Easy Access to Downtown Portland & Mt. Hood

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Living Room Area, HDTV with Comcast, HBO, On Demand, and a Fire Stick

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Last updated: 11/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Welcome to our ranch style home in SE Portland just South of Mt. Tabor on a quiet, tree-lined street with plenty of parking.

Recent testimonial: 'We spent a wonderful weekend at this house. The place is very clean. There were 4 of us staying at this place and we had everything we needed. There were plenty of parking space and the neighborhood is very safe. But we didn't need the car that much as the bus service is awesome in Portland and we were able to get to downtown and back late at night.' Mikhail K

Three large bedrooms and a beautiful bathroom with a porcelain tub and shower accommodates 6 people in 3 beds. Air mattresses for 2 to 4 more available upon request, plus comfie sofa and love seat in the living room.

All 3 bedrooms have a queen size pillow-top mattress, high thread count sheets and a luxurious comforter, plus an extra blanket. The spacious room measures 12' x 15' with a large walk-in closet. There is also a desk and office chair, a small reading library and handheld percussion massager (also available for purchase) in each bedroom.

The house has super high speed (30mbps) internet/wifi.

There is a full service kitchen with all the amenities, including microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, coffee grinder, blender, and juicer. Condiments like salt, pepper, oil and vinegar are always available. Local coffee and oatmeal available for breakfast.

There is a dining room area with an oak wood table set for 8. There is a larger-than-life size Buddha statue from a temple in Cambodia in the corner, brought over from a retreat center the owner founded many years ago in Portland.

The living room has 2 sofas and a plasma HDTV with cable, including HBO and On Demand. There is also a DVD player and a fire stick to watch Netflix, Amazon, etc.

There is a patio that is a wonderful place to sit and hang out, and a large backyard with a National Heritage Sequoia Tree, a pear tree, and a gingko tree.

PLEASE NOTE: Hot tub in photographs of backyard NOT operational at this time and not included in rental.

IMPORTANT NOTE: There is a mandatory damage waiver fee that is $49.50 and protects you for up to $2500 in damages.

There is a daylight basement on the premises, which can be part of the rental. it includes 2 very large sleeping spaces, a bathroom/shower/sink, and a kitchenette. This space is separated from the main floor by a door that can be locked. Contact the owner to find out more about this, or go to listing #446048.

There is one cat on the premises, but he lives outdoors or in the carport. There is also an operating business in the carport, where 2 people work from about 9:30am to 3pm Monday thru Friday. They have their own entrance and exit.

The downstairs may be rented to another group, unless you choose to rent the whole house. You can ask to have that space made 'not available' for a fee. Then you would be the only ones in the house.

The washer and dryer are in the downstairs section of the house. You are free to use them;. The first load is free, then it's $10 a load, and that includes the detergent. You may have to speak with John (owner) and give notice to get access to the downstairs.

I've been successfully renting this property for 4 years now. I can help orient you to the city and the best places to visit while you are here.

In the living room there's a whole basket full of maps and coupons and reviews of places to visit and see around Portland and the rest of the state. It's an easy drive from my home to the beach, Mt. Hood, or the Columbia Gorge.

Here are some testimonials from folks who have been here recently:

'John was the consummate host! He welcomed us with a bottle of wine, a piece of chocolate (dark!) and bottle of water on every bed. He was very easy to get in touch with about any questions. Parking is very easy in the neighborhood. The house is near a lively and dynamic part of town with incredible restaurants and vintage shopping. I would definitely recommend staying here'. Ali S.

"We spent a wonderful weekend at this house. The place is very clean.
There were 4 of us staying at this home and we had everything we needed.
There was plenty of parking space and the neighborhood is very safe.
But we didn't need the car that much as the bus service is awesome in Portland and we were able to get to downtown and back late at night.'"
Aysecan

Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/21/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 1650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    THe house is not kid proof, but i've had babies, infants, kids of all ages stay here. There are some toys and children's books here that get used a lot during kid stays....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoing in the house. If there are smokers, they need to be aware of their actions. Smoking on the patio only works if all doors are closed. If smokers stay here, and smoke a lot outside the house, they need to be aware that thethrie clothes may wreak of smoke. The main goal is that i don't want to smell cigarrettes when you leave the space....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Large with a desk and chair, large closet,view of front yard...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

    Large Closet, desk and chair...moreless

  • There are 2 bedrooms and a bathroom downstairs that can often be added to the rental. It's about $149 more per night, depending on the number of guests. Call or email for more details....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    Nice porcelain bathtub/shower, sink, lots of counter space...moreless

  • Bathroom has comfortable porcelain bathtub/shower combination, toilet, and sink with large counter space. There is an extra bathroom downstairs that may be available depending on the dates and the booking specifics. Call or email for more details....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Incredible library, esp. psychology, metaphysics, New Age, self help, travel, fiction....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Xfinity, On Demand, HBO and Show are all available....moreless

  • Stereo:

    On Demand from TV, Bose speakers....moreless

  • Television:

    Plasma HDTV with cable, HBO and Showtime....moreless

  • Toys:

    SOme toys available for kids...moreless

  • Video Library:

    There are some DVDs available....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Available in owner's space donstairs, $5 a load, upon request....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Beautiful working fireplace, real wood....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Oil heat with thermostat, wood fireplace....moreless

  • Internet:

    Available by way of hi speed internet....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    yes, the rooms are fully furnished, just bring your clothes. nothing to do or bring....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Plasma HDTV with cable and on demand including HBO and Showtime....moreless

  • Parking:

    Easy parking on safe tree lined street. Driveway also available for parking one car....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    yes, plenty of towels for everyone and extras if you need them....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Available in owner's space, $5 a load, upon request...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer:

    Plenty of room....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Open kitchen with all the amenities, including toaster, microwave, juicer, coffee grinder, and dishwasher....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Usually there's coffee, teas, filters, some breakfast foods, and condiments available....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    There's a refrigerator int eh kitchen, stocked with basic condiments....moreless

  • Stove:

    Old electric working stove....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    check with us. We try to have some loaners around, but they tend to go missing....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck chairs and table and umbrella. Private backyard with a pear tree and a beautiful Blue Sequoia....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    charcoal grill; charcoals and lighter available on request, you must clean up before you leave or there's a $25 cleanup fee....moreless

  • Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
from 14 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$150
$995

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Waiver Damage No Refund $50
  • Cleaning Fee $95
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

If you want to rent the downstairs section of the house, ie, another 2 large bedrooms, a bathroom and a kitchen, it's an extra $150 per night, and $10 per night for each guest over 5.

No smoking household. No parties. Maximum of one visitor allowed per guest, no more than 6 additional visitors in the house at any time. No drugs.

Noise curfew from midnight to 7pm. This means no noise of any kind. Talking is limited to low voice that and be heard within 3 feet maximum. Use headphones if you need to listen to audio of any kind.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 11/21/2016
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Location

6 Miles
Nearest Airport
PDX
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I205
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Pizzicato

Car: Not Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: I live in SE Portland. I've been here since 1998. Having lived in New York City and LA my whole life, Portland is the perfect sized town. I am a massage therapist, and CEO of an Online Health Network,

Why the Owner Chose Southeast Portland, Portland, OR, USA:
Quiet, spacious, comfortable, all the amenities, the owner has been offering the space to people like you for 4 years now and knows what it takes to keep you happy and well supplied. Quintessential "Portlandia" neighborhood, lots of walking and biking to nearby businesses and attractions, friendly neighbors, and convenient location to many nearby natural attractions like the coast and mountains.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Spacious, well located, easy walk up Mt. Tabor, easy access to public transportation, owner loves to help out with helping you access whatever resources you need to make your stay enjoyable. The owner is a massage therapist. There are professional electrical massagers, physioballs, and exercise equipment available throughout the house for you to use at your leisure. All the beds are very comfie, with high thread count sheets to assure you a luxurious, deep, and comfortable sleep. There are coffee shops and restaurants within walking distance, and easy access to public transportation, which runs every 5 to 15 minutes.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/21/2016

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Photos

  • Living Room Area, HDTV with Comcast, HBO, On Demand, and a Fire Stick

    Living Room Area, HDTV with Comcast, HBO, On Demand, and a Fire Stick

  • Second Bedroom, Queen Pillowtop Bed, Desk & Office Chair, High Speed Wi Fi

    Second Bedroom, Queen Pillowtop Bed, Desk & Office Chair, High Speed Wi Fi

  • Fireplace, bookshelves, great library, lot of maps, schedules restaurant options

    Fireplace, bookshelves, great library, lot of maps, schedules restaurant options

  • Back Yard

    Back Yard

  • Kitchen, Fully Stocked. Cups, Saucers, Bowls, Plates, Utensils

    Kitchen, Fully Stocked. Cups, Saucers, Bowls, Plates, Utensils

  • Front Yard on Tree Lined Street

    Front Yard on Tree Lined Street

  • Shaded Front Yard

    Shaded Front Yard

  • Hallway Photos

    Hallway Photos

  • Rear View of Home

    Rear View of Home

  • Library, lots of books

    Library, lots of books

  • Beautiful plant in front yard.

    Beautiful plant in front yard.

  • Queen Sized Pillow Top in Master Bedroom

    Queen Sized Pillow Top in Master Bedroom

  • Queen Sized Pillow Top Bed in Master Bedroom

    Queen Sized Pillow Top Bed in Master Bedroom

  • Patio Area in Secluded Back Yard

    Patio Area in Secluded Back Yard

  • Kitchen, reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System.

    Kitchen, reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System.

  • Wooden Female Buddha from Vietnam, 6 feet tall, 500 pounds, wonderful meditation

    Wooden Female Buddha from Vietnam, 6 feet tall, 500 pounds, wonderful meditation

  • Entrance Way, Bali Statues

    Entrance Way, Bali Statues

  • Tiled Bathroom

    Tiled Bathroom

  • Desk and Office Chair in Bedroom 2

    Desk and Office Chair in Bedroom 2

VRBO #446031

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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