A River Runs Through it #1 - Waterfront Luxury Hot Tub, Fireplace & Firepit(30 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
1 Bedroom, 1 Bath , Sleeps 4
Riversong is our newest and most luxurious cabin and is ADA accessible. It has a full kitchen including a dishwasher and ice maker, a separate bedroom with an extremely comfortable queen bed, a beautiful granite tile propane fireplace, and a cozy living room overlooking the river.
A queen Murphy bed with the same comfortable queen mattress as the bed in the bedroom is cleverly disguised as a bookcase. The beautiful window and door casings and trim were all handcrafted by the owner.
Outside, the covered deck overlooks a huge lawn sloping down to the river. Included on the deck are a gas BBQ and large Jacuzzi hot tub. There is a fire pit just for the use of this cabin just below the deck.
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Member since: 2014
- 700 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
Well-behaved pets are welcome. There is a $25 fee per stay per pet. You must keep your pet under your control at all times and not permit it to disturb other guests or damage our property. Do not leave it alone unless it is crated. Pick up all pet waste and deposit in dumpster. ...moreless
Ramp from parking area, all doors 36', wheelchair turnaround space, grab bars in bathroom, large shower with seats, kitchen stove controls on front. If you need extra accommodation such as shower chair or a counter top micro, please make arrangements with us in advance....moreless
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Surf Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 5 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
Beautiful granite tile propane fireplace in living area. Fire pit just off deck for exclusive use of Riversong. Firewood provided. Fire pit on river bank for use of all guests, firewood provided. ...moreless
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 16 - Mar 18, 2017
2 night min stay
Mar 19 - May 13, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $25 + tax
- Tax Rate 10.4%
We will consider a one night rental if we have only the one night available.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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This property is a great base camp for exploring the north Peninsula area of Olympic National Park.
It is located just off Highway 101 ten miles southwest of Lake Crescent providing quick and easy access to Lake Crescent Lodge, Storm King Ranger Station, Marymere Falls, Eagle Peak Ranger Station and Sol Duc Falls with hiking trails continuing into the Olympics.
Heading east from the cabins, it's less than an hour's drive to the main Park visitor center in Port Angeles, Hurricane Ridge, and the ferry to Victoria, British Columbia.
West from the cabins 8 miles is the junction of Hwy 113 which will take you to the Lake Ozette Ranger Station and the loop trail to the ocean at Ozette, the Makah Museum and Cape Flattery on the Makah Reservation. Shi Shi Beach on the Makah reservation is one of the most beautiful and remote beaches on the west coast.
Continuing from the cabins on 101 past the 113 junction for 9 miles will take you to Highway 110, (La Push road) providing access to 1st beach at La Push, the trailheads for Beach 2 and 3 and Rialto Beach across the Quillayute River.
Just past the 110 junction you will enter the town of Forks which provides shopping, restaurants, and Twilight attractions. Continuing south from Forks for 12 miles will take you to the access road for Hoh Rain Forest visitor center with miles of hiking rails. Another 25 miles south on 101 you will find Kalaloch Lodge perched on the bluff above miles of beautiful sandy beaches. There are many access points to this stretch of beach.
Many guests have told us how nice it is to come back to our cabins after a day of hiking and exploring to sit by the river, BBQ on the decks or soak in the hot tubs.
Year Purchased: 1995
About the owner: We are Ted and Brenda Connely. Brenda grew up in Forks. Ted moved from Nebraska to Port Angeles is 1976. We were living in Port Angeles when we found this property. A friend mentioned it might be available. It had an old house sadly in need of love. A garage looking like it would go over in the next strong wind sat where Riversong sits today. We spent several years fixing up the old house, which is now our Cedarbreeze cabin. We burned down the old garage before it fell down and had a garden in its place one year. One spring morning the next year, Brenda told Ted she had arranged for a man to come with a tractor and rototill the garden space that day. When she got home a foundation had been dug instead. That tractor had a backhoe on it. Ted said I need a shop. Brenda said we don't even live here full time. He said, well, we might. And he was right. A couple of years later Brenda came home from work in Port Angeles packing Sam the cat and said to Ted, 'We live here now, we're always here anyway.' So the house in Port Angeles was sold and we all lived happily in the old house on the river, and Ted enjoyed his shop, but after several long wet winters we decided to buy a larger home closer to Forks. Still on the river but not as special. We couldn't bring ourselves to sell the Riverside place, so we started renting the old house and the guest room we had built above the garage as vacation rentals. We had so many bookings we decided to turn Ted's former shop into another cabin. And that is how Riversong came to be.
Why the Owner Chose Port Angeles, WA, USA:
Even though the property was all grown up with weeds and brush and the old house was very run down, we knew at first sight this was our place. The sparkling river running along the edge of the yard, the golden light coming through the trees, just the peaceful feel of the place. Many guests have used the word 'magical' to describe their feeling about the place.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We originally bought this property for our own vacation home with no thought of its potential as a vacation rental property. But not only is it a beautiful, relaxing, welcoming spot to stay, it is very handily located within an hour's drive of nearly all the attractions of the northwest section of Olympic National Park. Many guest comment on what a great base camp it is for seeing the park. We have often heard how nice it is to come home to after a day of hiking and exploring to sit by the river, BBQ on the deck, soak in the hot tub, build a fire in the firepit, and sleep in the very comfortable beds.
- Primary: 3603273755
- Secondary: +1 360-477-9932 cell phone
Riversong deck looking up from bank of river
BBQ on Riversong Deck
Lawn with Sol Duc River flowing by looking from Riversong deck
Riversong fireplace and stained glass windows. DirecTV and DVD player
Queen bed in separate bedroom in Riversong
Murphy bed masquerading as a bookcase
Murphy bed in open position It's very easy to open and close
Shower in Riversong bathroom
Lawn looking east from Riversong. Fire pit for use of all guests at right
Peace and serenity at Sol Duc Cottages
Elk in the river at Sol Duc Cottages
Riversong deck showing privacy screen for hot tub
Hot tub on Riversong covered deck
Riversong Living Room
Riversong kitchen Stove, oven & micro, dishwasher, icemaker in refrig,
Bedroom closet in Riversong
Side view of murphy bed Door straight ahead is bathroom; left door is bedroom
Vanity and mirror in Riversong bathroom
Washer/dryer in Riversong bathroom
Boulders in Sol Duc river at edge of Sol Duc Cottages lawn
The Sol Duc in Fall at the cabins
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Sunday, January 22, 2017
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