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Stunning Craftsman Guest House

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, 3 Sleeps

A fully furnished restful and cozy retreat situated on a 5 acre piece of land

This beautiful Craftsman guest house inspired by the Blacker House design in Pasadena CA is only blocks away from quaint downtown Jacksonville where travelers can spend the day shopping, eating out, wine tasting, visiting the Britt festival, hiking and much more! It has views of the historic Nunan House built in 1892. It is a fully furnished studio style guest house with 1 additional bedroom and a cozy outdoor balcony. The Lilac Guest House is 1,000 sq feet and is accessed upstairs through a unique barn red water tower design. The Lilac Guest House sits on the property of a stunning Craftsman House designed by Charles and Henry Greene in 1906, famous architects of the American Arts and Crafts Movement. With attention to every detail visitors will love the warm tones of the solid wood ceiling and the tasteful interior decor.

melanie lively-Gaut
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017

About melanie lively-Gaut

We absolutely love living in Southern Oregon and enjoy spending our time appreciating the beauty and unique quality of life offered here. From camping at Lost Creek Lake, to enjoying a concert at the Britt Festival here in Jacksonville, or sipping a glass of wine along the banks of the stunning Applegate River, we make the most of everyday with our children and friends. We know you will fall in love with what this corner of the world has to offer. Happy Travels!


Jacksonville Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
  • 1 queen bed in studio and 1 twin bed in private bedroom
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Upon arrival our guests receive a complimentary bottle of wine to enjoy from a local vineyard.


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Stunning Craftsman Guest House
average rating of 4.4666667 based on 15 reviews
Berkeley, CA

A Fine Place to Stay

  • 4 of 5

Clean and comfortable. Might be time to update the beddings.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful, clean and has many little extras like coffee and a nice selection of teas. The owners were very friendly and accommodating.

We were even offered fresh eggs from their chickens! Quiet chickens btw.

Will go back for sure.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This is such a lovely home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This is the forth time either I or a guest has stayed at the Lilac guest house and each time has been perfect.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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what a comfortable, warm, and cozy place to spend Christmas!

  • 5 of 5

I came to spend Christmas with my brother, nephew and mother, and hoped to have a quaint place in the country to spend a memorable time with my family. The owners of this property went beyond expectations to ensure our stay was comfortable and that we had all the amenities necessary to enjoy our stay. The guesthouse is perfectly situated in an area where deer just hang out and chickens and goats are nearby as well. All of the appliances and bathroom fixtures are modern and the heating/cooling works phenomenally. The beds are SO comfortable as well! I would recommend anyone to come and stay here to get away from the hustle and bustle of the world yet be connected to all of the conveniences necessary to be comfortable. Thanks to the owners and Happy New Year!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely superb!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a full month at Melanie and Ken's beautiful guest house...and we truly hated to leave. It was just perfect for us, and most certainly met our desire for something really unique as well as comfortable. Our daughter joined us for part of our stay, and it was just perfect for a couple and 1 guest. It is very spacious, livable and tastefully decorated, but our favorite feature was the balcony. The views from there were superb, both day and night. In the day, you have a wonderful view of Roxy Ann as well as Mount Mcloughlin. At night, the lights of the valley are just beautiful. And there is nothing like the great night's sleep you get by throwing open the doors and windows and letting the cool mountain air soothe you to sleep. The location is ideal as well. It is just a short walk in to Jacksonville if you want to dine out, shop or go to the Britt festival. Yet you really feel like you are out in the country...a feeling magnified by their very friendly goats that you are welcome to feed and pet (the big one likes rice cakes, the small one popcorn).

Melanie and Ken are friendly and responsive hosts, and could not have been nicer to us. They really made us feel like part of the family. We highly recommend this property for anyone wanting to stay in the Medford/Jacksonville area. Easy walk to Jacksonville, only 5 miles to Medford.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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I love staying here- it really is my home away from home as I prepare to move to Oregon from CO.

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully decorated! Warm welcome! Great location! Excellent service!

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Jacksonville Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
May 22 2017 - Sep 1 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

non refundable cleaning $75

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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