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Red Blanket Cabin Near Crater Lake National Park

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

This is a custom-built, two bedroom, one bath home located in the rural Cascade Mountains of Southern Oregon. It is nestled on a wooded acre near the town of Prospect. (population 500). The home is sided with rough-sawn cedar and the interior walls are done with cedar and pine. The Great Room is highlighted by a lodgepole pine spiral staircase. The visitor is welcomed by a comfortable front porch with Adirondack chairs for seating and there is a large patio area and fire pit behind the cabin for outdoor entertaining. However, this is not a party cabin and guests are limited to the number of persons agreed upon in the reservation.

The cabin is not suitable for children under the age of twelve.

The interior is tastefully designed with relaxation and comfort in mind. Visitors will feel at ease surrounded by natural wood walls and custom woodworking throughout. The master bedroom has a king-size Sleep Number bed by Select Comfort. The smaller upstairs bedroom has a Sleep Number queen-size bed.

There is internet access at the cabin as well as local TV programming, streaming, DVD, and turntable for a large record collection.

The grounds are well-kept, encircled by a young ponderosa pine stand. If you are looking for a peaceful place to get away from your hectic life you will find it here. There is no phone but there is cell phone coverage for most carriers.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About The Owner

The owners, Steve and Janna, have lived and worked in Southern Oregon all their lives. They have a combined 50 years of work experience with the U.S. Forest Service and can be a useful source of information about local sights, native plants and the wild animals in the area…as well as local history. Their son Jesse returned to his hometown of Prospect back in 2010, and he, along with his wife Samantha, have been helping with the Cabin along with other building projects his parents have been doing in the Prospect area. They, along with their two kids, enjoy the scenic beauty and quiet of Prospect life.

Why The Owner chose Southern Oregon

We actually built the cabin ourselves with the help of family and friends. We wanted to showcase our love of working with wood and this seemed the perfect place to do that.

What makes this cabin unique

The grounds are complete with beautiful landscaping, a hammock, fire pit, an outdoor fireplace under the covered patio, and even a set of outdoor tubs and an outdoor shower.

This site is within easy driving distance of Crater Lake National Park which is Oregon’s only National Park. The drive from the cabin to the South Entrance of the park is a 30 minute drive through a beautiful section of the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest. The Wild and Scenic Rogue River is just a short drive away from the cabin. There are many hiking and viewing opportunities on this majestic river. Rafting is also available for everyone from novice to experienced rafters. Raft rentals are available within a half hour drive.

Nearby attractions include Crater Lake National Park, Diamond Lake Resort, Rogue River Gorge, Natural Bridge on the Rogue, Mill Creek and Barr Creek Falls, Lost Creek Lake and the majestic Rogue River, just to name a few. Prospect is located along the Rogue-Umpqua Scenic Byway.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Steve & Janna – Rodney & I had a great visit in your cabin. We have a goal to step foot into all 50 states before Rodney turns 50 in 2015. “Fifty by fifty” is our slogan! We have now been to over 30 and your cabin by far has been the most creative, thoughtful and well stocked place we have stayed. Congrats on a job well done!Back home in Crawfordsville, Indiana, time is the biggest thing Rodney & I have to deal with. I am a dental hygienist and have to deal with time issues and scheduling all day. Rodney is a bindery machine operator in a printer and rotates shifts every 4 weeks so planning in advance ALWAYS results in timing issues. Once we arrived here, we didn’t worry or think about TIME!! We were able to relax and only focus on enjoying ourselves and seeing the sites. Thank you for providing and keeping this place a peaceful retreat.While in Prospect we enjoyed seeing Crater Lake, not only hiking but the boat excursion across the lake. We really enjoyed your local sites of Avenue of Giants, Mill Creek and Pearsony Falls. What a great little adventure so close to the cabin!We are so glad to have found you on VRBO and will recommend your cabin to anyone wishing to travel to Oregon.Good luck with your other projects and try to enjoy your “retirement” Cairns are landmarks for trails to help find your way. If we come to this area again, we will definitely be looking for yours!Rodney & Amy Lynn Byrd
Sep 2009
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Amenities

Prospect Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Plenty of towels Shower unit Soaking Tub Roomy
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size bed (1) Select Comfort Sleep Number Bed Queen size Bed (1) Select Comfort Sleep Number Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
NON-SMOKING (outside Only), NO PETS ALLOWED

Reviews

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Red Blanket Cabin Near Crater Lake National Park
average rating of 5.0 based on 136 reviews
Salem, OR
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Amazing rental!

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed at quite a few vacation rentals over the years and Red Blanket cabin is by far the best. The owners thought of every detail! Extensive guidebooks and maps of the area, DVD & record collection, extra toiletries in the bathroom, baskets of slipper socks, empty growlers for filling, fully stocked kitchen, beautiful yard with games, bikes and helmets, a welcome bottle of wine.... I could go on and on. We used the cabin as our home base to explore Crater Lake but ended up spending one day just hanging out at the cabin and biking into Prospect for pizza. Enjoying a bubble bath under the stars was definitely a highlight. This was an absolute dream cabin for my husband and I to spend our first anniversary together. We won't soon forget it and we will be back. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing cabin in quiet location

  • 5 of 5

What an incredible cabin - the workmanship is gorgeous and it truly feels like a home, not a guest residence. Very quiet location outside the tiny town of Prospect. Very close to a number of hikes - we highly recommend visiting the Mill Creek and Barr Creek Falls (at least when the water is running high, like this year - big water even in late July). The AC doesn't reach the upper bedroom on hot summer days but they provide room fans that keep the air moving and the evenings typically cool off very nicely. We would gladly return to this property!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Simply delightful place nestled near Crater Lake. We loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5

This place is simply stated: darling! It was phenomenally clean and well appointed. The interior is hand made by the owners. The craftmanship is amazing. The outdoor shower is great after a long day hiking. I recommend this place without reservation!

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

Idyllic Cabin

  • 5 of 5

immediately upon arrival, one takes in beauty of the cabin and grounds. Classic cabin in the woods. It's important to add that the cabin is well stocked in supplies. to give some examples: activities (bicycles, outdoor games), food prep ( dishes, utensils), household (towels, soap, tissue), essentials (coffee, ice, condiments) and amenities (netflix, dvds, albums, outdoor shower/tubs, barbecue). Plus much more! It was peaceful, relaxing and beautiful. Information was provided for local sites, hiking, wildlife as well. The hosts' attention to detail was greatly appreciated. We definitely felt cared for.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet, beautiful cabin

  • 5 of 5

Spent 3 nights in this lovely cabin. Can't think of anything that we needed that wasn't available. Great location for visiting Crater Lake and the Rouge River Gorge. Loved the garden, the vinyl record collection and the solitude. Prospect general store worked for our cooking needs.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful log cabin, mins from Crater Lake NP

  • 5 of 5

This log cabin is beautiful with all the comforts of home. Close to Crater lake NP. We enjoyed the beautiful yard; had dinner out on the patio and soaked in the 2 outdoor tubs. Would highly recommend this place!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Rogue Valley International Airport MFR
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Cascade Gorge Bar
Nearest Golf
35 Miles
Eagle Point Golf Course, Eagle Point, OR
Nearest Train
85 Miles
Klamath Falls, OR Amtrack
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 62
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Dinner House at Prospect Hotel, Prospect Pizza
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Diamond Lake Resort - snowmobiles -cross country
Nearest Beach
130 Miles
Brookings, Oregon
Car: necessary

Off Road Vehicle Trails (seasonal)

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $70
Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night

Maximum number of guests - FOUR
No children or babies under the age of 12
Three nights minimum on Christmas and Thanksgiving.
Reservations for 2016 will not be accepted until after January 1, 2018. To receive a reminder to book after that date, please contact us through the "Inquiry" option.
Cancellation Policy: If reservation is cancelled more than 14 days prior to arrival your deposit will be refunded minus a $50 service charge. Any cancellation less than 14 days prior to arrival, no money will be refunded.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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