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Cozy Modern Casita nestled in beautiful Eastmoreland

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 520 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

This is a beautifully designed studio apartment nestled in one of Portland's most charming neighborhoods. The studio has a full kitchen with sitting area where you can enjoy your meals. The kitchen is stocked with wonderful coffee and delicious fresh produce. A living area with plenty of books and also a flat screen TV with Blu Ray and Netflix. A queen size bed with a memory foam mattress, soft linens, a warm down comforter and various pillows to meet any sleeping need. There is a wood burning stove with plenty of firewood/kindling or presto logs for your pleasure. It has a separate bedroom with a custom bed fit for a person 5"2" and under. There is a pull out bed under the custom bed for an additional guest. This room is perfect for two children. Full bathroom and an amazing backyard with a french garden. Out door fireplace ,sitting area and year round vegetable and herb garden. It's quite a delight to be in this space.


Owner
Nicci Driscoll
Member since: 2015
Speaks: german
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Nicci Driscoll

Hi, I'm Nicci. I have lived in Portland for 17 years! I am originally from New Jersey. I own and operate a little art gallery here in town called Nebraska. I have two little children Lili (6) and Monty (4) and a sweet little lab named Luigi. We are all living the Portland dream!

Nicci Driscoll purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Nicci Driscoll chose Portland

It's cozy, quiet, clean and super comfy. Stocked with lots of local treats and local art. Lots of Privacy and close to so many great things!

What makes this apartment unique

All though the space is small(er) it was designed by one of Portland's finest Contemporary designers, Kenneth B. Wright of Rocketworks Industry. It is functional and modern accented with a whole lot of Portland charm. A must see and must stay!

Amenities

Eastmoreland Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 520 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 12:30 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bath and beautifully designed.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • this is a studio like apartment with an open floor plan with a little bonus room that sleeps two.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
In need of a massage. Book ahead.!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

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Cozy Modern Casita nestled in beautiful Eastmoreland
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 30 reviews
5

Easy and private

  • 5 of 5

This little house off to the side of the main house perfectly suited our stay. We were there for a wedding south of Portland, so decided to stay kinda far south. We even had our own little hang out spot in the back yard.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very welcoming!

  • 5 of 5

Nicci's place is great. She was very accommodating and I really liked refund policy. We were travelling from Canada so weren't exactly sure of our plans and it was nice to have an out. We didn't need it but it was nice to have full refund if we cancelled within 7 days. We actually stayed in the main house (at no extra cost) so that was a bonus. I can't really review the studio but this review is more about Nicci and the area. There was chocolate, fruit and beer waiting for us when we checked. Nice touch. The area is what we liked the most. It's a short commute to most areas. Lots of parks near by and public transit is very close. We were staying here after camping for 7 days and there was lots of room to park our tent trailer and the area felt safe enough to leave our bikes attached. Very nice experience and we were refunded our damage deposit very promptly.

We were a family of 4 with 2 dogs. The back yard was completely fenced so we felt safe letting the dogs out. A great place to explore as head quarters to explore Portland

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

quiet, peaceful and comfy!

  • 5 of 5

I was in Portland visiting my daughter, a recent college grad who lives with 3 other people in Sellwood with other friends coming and going -- it was great to come back to the Casita after dinner and other activities with her and her boyfriend and other area family and friends. Absolutely quiet and private, unique art and decor, lovely neighborhood. Owner, Nicci, was friendly and helpful. I'll be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

A serene hide away in a crazy world.

  • 5 of 5

In the midst of a crazy time we were blessed to find Nicci's little retreat of a home. A unique and welcoming place full of warmth and whimsy. We relaxed in the yard at night we watched the full moon cross the sky undisturbed by noise or lights. Truly a one of a kind treat and Nicci herself could not have been more gracious and welcoming.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charming place with a lovely host

  • 5 of 5

Nicci was extremely accessible and accommodating. She had great recommendations for spots nearby, and we truly enjoyed our time in her home. The Casita was impressively cleaned and perfect for our long weekend in Portland. Would highly recommend and I would be thrilled to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Space

  • 5 of 5

This is a charming home in a fantastic location. Nicci was an excellent communicator and the house had everything we needed for our brief stay. The space was clean and organized. We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Portland International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Ginos Bar and Grill
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Eastmoreland Public
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 205
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Ginos
Nearest Ski
55 Miles
Mount Hood
Nearest Beach
85 Miles
cannon beach

The casita is nestled in charming Eastmoreland and close to so many Portland attractions. The casita is stocked with lots of information on all the desirable tourist attractions and " the insiders guide " to Portland. If there is anything you need just let me know and I can arrange it for you!

It looks as if it's going to be a hot summer here in Portland. We do have air conditioning in the casita.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $25
Pet Fee $25
Damage Deposit $100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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