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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 - 3 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:
September 24, 2018

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 Prospect

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:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • 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
  • 2 bicycles
  • 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

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average rating of 5.0 based on 168 reviews
5

fantastic!!!

  • 5 of 5

loved everything about this cabin....the location to Crater Lake, and other sights. Cant wait to go back again....hopefully next September.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Greenwood , South Carolina
5

Perfect for a visit to Crater Lake

  • 5 of 5

Our Oregon bucket-list trip wouldn’t be stopped by wildfires or hurricanes. All the cards lined up & while it was a short stay, the cabin was suitably equipped & more that we expected. We could have speant another week here - With any luck - pretty sure we will be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Diamond in the rough

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I enjoyed a two night stay as our jump off point for a visit to Crater Lake. About 30 minutes to access the West Gate entrance to Crater Lake. The property is clean and very quiet complete with optional outdoor shower and dual bath tubs, Everything about this property is first class. Make sure that you get some pie at Becky”s.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This place is WONDERFUL! Well maintained and sure clean. LOVE all the sitting areas in the yard.

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baltimore
5

Charming cabin with lots of character

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay at Red Blanket Cabin in Prospect, OR. It is probably the most unique place I have stayed. Loved the well-stocked kitchen, the woodwork, the landscaping and whimsical tubs in the backyard! Close to Crater Lake. Highly recommend the Natural Bridge Park which is very close to property. Also recommend a stop at Becky's for a piece of pie.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
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Love this cabin

  • 5 of 5

Love this cabin. Very clean , unique woodworking design and peaceful and quiet. Well stocked kitchen and comfortable bed. Beautiful yard with everything you need outside to make your stay enjoyable . Easy 30 minute drive to Crater Lake

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
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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

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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