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Rustic and cozy creekside home w/ private hot tub, close to ski areas!

Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, Sleeps 4

This creekside charmer nestled in the woods of quiet Rhododendron will leave your group of four fully rejuvenated after a peaceful respite in the Mt. Hood National Forest. Set alongside Hackett Creek, just off the Sandy River, this two bedroom with loft Mt. Hood vacation rental offers beautiful forest and creek views, modern amenities, a private outdoor hot tub, and an excellent location with easy access to the bounty Mt. Hood has to offer.

Though deceiving with its modest exterior, Hackett Hideaway will enchant you with rustic charm once you step inside. With 20-foot high ceilings, skylights, and a multitude of windows throughout, the home's compact quarters feel equally open and airy, and warm and inviting. Exposed timber beams, homespun decor, and wood paneled walls and cabinetry enhance the authentic cabin feel and mountain theme. Settle into the comfy couch with cup of hot chocolate or a glass of wine, get the gas fireplace going, and instantly feel at home in this cozy cabin.

Cooking can be a collaborative experience in this open kitchen overlooking the living room. You'll find all you need to make a complete meal, along with a dishwasher for quick clean-up. A window-side table for four will host your finalized feast, or head out back and dine with the trees on the large wrap-around deck with plenty of sitting room and table for eating. Craving BBQ? There's a gas grill out here too!

Two bedrooms and a loft sleep up to four guests quite comfortably. On the main level you'll find a tranquil, light-filled queen bedroom with an old-fashioned wrought iron frame and a reading chair when you need some extra quiet time. Across the hall, you'll find the full bathroom with a tub/shower combination, as well as a mud room with a stackable washer and dryer ñ much needed for keeping up with Mt. Hood adventure-soaked clothes.

Head upstairs where you'll find the second bedroom tucked up in the loft. This cozy space comes with an extra perk of private balcony access with patio furniture overlooking the forested front yard - a perfect place to wake up and have your morning coffee as you ponder the impending adventures of the day. Up here you;ll also find a hidden crawlspace with an additional futon that's perfect for a small child.

Even though you're nestled in the woods, you'll still have access to those desirable vacation house amenities. Along with a flat screen TV with a DVD player and DVD library, the home offers wireless Internet, board games, an iPod dock and CD player to set your vacation soundtrack. For some outdoor, at-home entertainment, head out back, take a stroll down the stone path and experience complete relaxation in the hot tub overlooking Hackett Creek as you stargaze.

When you're ready to go explore, skiers and boarder will find themselves within 20-40 minutes of epic power at Timberline, Mt. Hood Meadows, Mt. Hood SkiBowl, and Summit Ski Area. Fisherman will find a plethora of steelhead in the Sandy River, and in the summer you'll find a multitude of hiking and biking trails nearby, which transform into cross-country ski and snowshoe trails when the snow falls. For those who desire a little culture, you'll find a handful of great restaurants along Highway 26, as well as a live music down the road at Skyway Bar and Grill for a fun night out.

Quaint and comfortable, warm and inviting, Hackett Hideaway is a true diamond in the rough. For a deeply relaxing cabin-in-the-woods style vacation, choose this charming creekside Rhododendron vacation rental as your foundation for your next explorative venture into the Mt. Hood National Forest.

More Details

Property Manager
Vacasa, OR - Mt Hood / Hood River Office
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Vacasa, OR - Mt Hood / Hood River Office

Thanks for considering a Vacasa home! We provide full-service management for privately owned vacation homes, and like to think that we offer our guests the best of both worlds: the unique experience of staying in a one-of-a-kind vacation home, with the peace of mind that comes from knowing that the home you book for your special vacation is cared for by professional housekeepers and property managers.



Vacasa began in 2009, simply because our founder and CEO Eric wanted to find a better way to share his wife’s family’s summer home in Long Beach, Washington with guests as a vacation rental. Eric and his early team worked to build Vacasa on the premise that local employees can do what they love most (taking care of guests, homeowners, and properties), while the hands-off tasks of vacation rental management—things like marketing, filing taxes, and maintaining a website—could be handled by a specialized central support team.



Our passion is connecting travelers with the unique experience of staying in a vacation home, and we would be honored to be your host. Please contact us with any questions about this home—our team is standing by!


Rhododendron Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub


Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(35 traveler reviews)

Rustic and cozy creekside home w/ private hot tub, close to ski areas!
average rating of 4.3428574 based on 35 reviews

Cozy getaway

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I rented this property as a last minute birthday get away and had a fantastic time ! The house is comfortable, well furnished and in a great forest setting. The sound of the stream next to the house is very soothing especially while in the hot tub. We'll definitely be returning to this spot !

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Vacasa
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This place was a very nice relaxing get away. This place had a great view with the creek right ou...

  • 4 of 5

This place was a very nice relaxing get away. This place had a great view with the creek right outside the house. I would recommend this house but the only downside was when I stayed the internet did not work the whole time. It was a little inconvenient, but you rent a place like this to get away from society so it did not make a huge impact on my stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Vacasa
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Over an OK experience. Cute house. Need to make sure neighbor is aware so they do not block drive...

  • 3 of 5

Over an OK experience. Cute house. Need to make sure neighbor is aware so they do not block driveway.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Vacasa
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Overall an ok experience. Cute house.

  • 2 of 5

So - have a list of issues

1. Fire not working.

2. Wifi never did work for us, manager tried to fix no luck.

3. Hot tub dirty and reeks of Mold

4. This that need attention - heater at kitchen dining area don't work.

5. Next door neighbor blocked drive, we could get in just really tight.

6. Front deck has no railing and it is very steep to creek. Just don't want owner to get sewed.

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate receiving this list of concerns and will address the as quickly as possible.
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Secluded cabin in the woods by a small stream

  • 4 of 5

Nice little cabin by a stream. Inside of the cabin is really nicely decorated and cozy. The hot tube by the stream was great. Our family of three really enjoyed our 9 night stay. Neighbors are pretty close on both sides. Talked to them once when we arrives and they were nice. Location is great, not to far from Mt Hood, Hood River and Portland. Hope to return again sometime.

Description was accurate, cabin was clean with everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

The place was super relaxing and warm! Although there are other houses near by, it still felt very secluded. The cabin has everything you'll need. I would definitely recommend :)

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Vacasa
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