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Charming Cottage in Walkable Neighborhood Close to Everything

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

2 bedroom cottage retreat in walkable neighborhood - Affordable and Fun!

Our charming private cottage, just 15 minutes from downtown Portland, is located in the desirable First Addition neighborhood of Lake Oswego. It's an easy walk to Lake Oswego restaurants, boutique shopping, multiple parks, movie theater, library, post office, grocery stores, state park hiking trails, the Willamette River.

This newly renovated home is full of character and well equipped for a relaxing stay. There are beautiful refinished hardwood floors throughout and the living room features a cozy fireplace and smart TV with cable and wifi. And because so many have asked: yes, sports lovers, there is ESPN! The dining room takes in a french door view of the expansive back yard where you can grill out on the patio or gather around the firepit. The master bedroom features a beautiful artisan-made sculptural bed with a queen Tempurpedic mattress. The second bedroom has a trundle day bed that neatly converts from twin to queen to accommodate 2. A queen sleeper sofa in the living room completes the sleeping arrangements for a total of 6 people. There is one efficient full bath with tub/shower. Our renovated kitchen comes fully-equipped with all new appliances and cookware. Not in the mood to cook? It's just a short walk to a variety of local restaurants. There is ample parking and a garage as well as washer and dryer for your use. Everything you need for a relaxing vacation stay is provided all on one level.

In town on business and looking for a hotel alternative? Free wifi will keep you connected and productive in home away from home comfort. Located just 6 blocks from the TriMet public Transit Center with excellent access to I-5, I-205, and Highway 43, you can get where you want to go quickly and easily with or without a car.

Enjoy shopping? Explore small neighborhood boutiques as well as national specialty retailers including Sur la Table, Chico's and Pendleton just a 10 minute walk away.

In search of entertainment? Downtown’s Millennium Plaza is host to the popular Farmers’ Market plus many community and entertainment events throughout the year. Lakewood Center for the Performing Arts offers a plethora of classes, plays, and events and the Lake Theater and Cafe is the local cinema in town. Plus you wont want to miss the renowned outdoor sculpture walk.

Looking for a park? You can easily walk to a different park each day of the week. Be sure to visit Foothills Park, Millennium Plaza Park, George Rogers Park, Tryon Creek State Park, Roehr Park, Rossman Park and Sundeleaf Plaza.

Visiting friends or family? Our cottage is near Lewis and Clark and Marylhurst Colleges as well as the neighborhood Adult Community Center.

Want to be active? Other local recreation opportunities include Lake Oswego Public Golf Course and Range, Indoor Tennis Center, Luscher Farm, miles of state park hiking trails, cycling around Oswego Lake, and more.

On holiday in the Portland area? Located just 8 miles south of Portland, you have easy access to all “The Rose City” has to offer including: Portland Art Museum, the trendy Pearl District, Japanese Gardens, Oregon Zoo, Portland Children's Museum, Portland Aerial Tram, Forest Park, Pioneer Court House Square, Portlandia, Keller Fountain, Portland State University, Portland Center for the Performing Arts, Tom McCall Waterfront Park, the 11 bridges of “Bridgetown”, and the Rose Test Gardens. You will find tons of live theater and music to choose from every night of the week.

We welcome you to our cottage!

More Details

Owner
Carol Linderman
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 8, 2017

About Carol Linderman

Jim and Carol have owned their cottage for 23 years. We love to travel both domestically and abroad and know that staying in comfortable unique place can make a vacation magical. We can be found cycling through the neighborhood, hiking through Tryon Creek, eating at a favorite restaurant, or attending one of our children's many school and sporting events.

Carol Linderman purchased this cottage in 1991

Why Carol Linderman chose Lake Oswego

Proximity to parks, access to Portland, and a safe friendly community with great schools attracted us to this neighborhood over 23 years ago. We love it and have raised a family here taking advantage of all the community has to offer. We still live just 5 blocks away and are here to help you enjoy exploring the beautiful northwest from the comforts of our sweet cottage.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

Charming Cottage in Walkable Neighborhood Close to Everything
average rating of 4.6875 based on 32 reviews
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a very comfortable month long stay in this cute Lake Oswego cottage.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Area

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was WAY more then we expected. It was a small private house on a huge piece of property. The inside of the house has been updated and extremely clean.The area was well worth getting lost in, because it was absolutely breath taking. We knew we were in a well kept, and safe neighborhood. One evening we ate at an Irish pub right around the corner, but it was the cup cakes that topped the evening off at Kyra's. At first I was skeptical to go in because it was 100% gluten free, but I'm glad I tried them. You don't want to miss the cup cakes!! All of these places and more are in walking distances. We will be back!! Thanks Carol and Jim, you made our trip to Lake Oswego memorable.

~Shannon

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

The cottage was spotless clean, very comfortable for two people. Excellent area a

  • 4 of 5

and easy walk to down town.we have enjoyed our association with the owners. Very cooperative.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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More than Charming Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Excellent cottage, excellent location, excellent value. The back yard feels like home as it is so private and lush. The cottage is absolutely more than charming, incredibly clean, and easy to feel like it's your own. We have already booked for another summer week in 2017..could not pass it up..we'll be back as often as we can.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful vacation in Portland!

  • 4 of 5

Lovely cottage. We were greeted by a deer in the back yard! Always great to have a washer and dryer. We enjoyed the big patio in the mornings and evenings.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Sweet Cottage

  • 5 of 5

My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed a relaxing weekend during our stay in this cute house. Great location to everything Lake Oswego's downtown has to offer.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Portland International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Mahers Irish Restaurant and Pub
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Lake Oswego Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Train
10.5 Miles
Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
0.7 Miles
Walking distance to 25 local restaurants
Nearest Ski
53 Miles
Ski Bowl at Government Camp
Nearest Beach
85 Miles
Canon Beach or Seaside
Car: not necessary

Our cottage is located in a walking friendly neighborhood with close access to hiking trails, restaurants, boutique shopping, movie theater, library, post office, banks, grocery stores, multiple parks, seasonal farmers market, the Willamette River, and Oswego Lake. Just 14 minutes to downtown Portland and an hour to the beach or Mount Hood you will be perfectly located to explore all the Northwest has to offer.

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Rates & Availability

First Addition Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$135
$840
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

First Addition Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Cute and clean.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Twin day bed converts to a comfortable queen to sleep 1-2.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Whimsical queen bed with comfortable Tempurpedic mattress
  • Queen Sleeper Sofa in living room accommodates 2 more.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • 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:
  • cycling
  • hiking

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