Top rated rentals — Rhododendron
Destination guide

The tranquil city of Rhododendron awaits you

The riverfront, forests and mountains display a scene truly unique to Rhododendron. This relaxing city allures visitors with its hiking and skiing. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home. Many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Rhododendron

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like hiking and skiing. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Rhododendron a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Courses at Resort at the Mountain (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Timberline Lodge Ski Area (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Mount Hood Meadows (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Cooper Spur Ski Area (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Skamania Lodge Golf Course (24.9 mi / 40 km)
  • Edgefield Winery (28 mi / 45 km)

Seasonal weather in Rhododendron

Travelers enjoy Rhododendron for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in February, April, December or January, when snowfall averages 4 inches and temperatures average 36°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rhododendron

Travelers enjoy Rhododendron for its riverfront and mountain views. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Rhododendron is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Hood National Forest (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Lost Lake (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Tamanawas Falls Trailhead (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Multnomah Falls (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Bridal Veil Falls State Park (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Latourell Falls (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rhododendron

Fly into Portland International Airport (PDX), the closest airport, located 37.4 mi (60.1 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Rhododendron?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental property in or around Rhododendron that's a match made in heaven. Why not try these on for size?:

  • "Lovely Apartment In The Heart Of Sellwood" is a popular choice. Around 35 miles from Rhododendron, it has 1 bedroom and loads of amenities to help you feel at home, including a living room and internet services.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Carefully Restored Wilsonville Farmhouse Next To Parks And Trails". Located around 45 miles from the heart of Rhododendron, it has 3 bedrooms and comes with a living room and a dryer.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Rhododendron vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Rhododendron?

You need only set foot in one of our tiny house vacation rentals in Rhododendron to discover that good things really do come in little packages. Sensibly designed to maximize every square inch of space, these mini digs promise a big vacation experience:

  • Escape from the world and disappear to "Custom Tiny House With Boho Vibes". This getaway in Kerns packs plenty of conveniences into its cozy space, such as towels and air conditioning.
  • "Custom Tiny House With Bamboo Vibes" offers convenient extras like air conditioning and a hair dryer. Located in Portland, you'll be able to live big in this small but well-designed abode.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Rhododendron?

Whether you're on the lookout for a rustic retreat or something a little more luxe, you'll find a terrific range of log cabins to rent in Rhododendron. Experience a mix of adventure and comfort at one of these options:

  • If you want to try out rafting or sledding while you're staying in Rhododendron, "Moondance Cabin - Secluded Creekside Log Cabin" in Rhododendron will be a great fit.
  • Alternatively, get your vacation on at "Rustic Log Cabin W Hot Tub Near Mount Hood". Try some hiking and biking or kayaking or just kick back at this Rhododendron property.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Rhododendron?

We all deserve some time out every now and then. If you're craving a couple of mornings lingering in bed with a coffee and the morning news, we've got some wonderful weekend getaways in and around Rhododendron. Check out two of our favorites:

  • "Cabin - Million Dollar Sandy River View On Beautiful Mt. Hood" is around 6 miles southwest of Rhododendron and the perfect place to relax and unwind. You'll like the useful amenities here, including golf and towels.
  • Or, throw a few clothes in a bag and head off to "Mt. Hood Cabin With Hot Tub And Close To Hiking". This well-liked getaway is about 6 miles south of Rhododendron and has a fridge and off-street parking options.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Rhododendron?

If you want a small but stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently positioned in the center of town. We suggest the following options in or near Rhododendron:

  • One of our favorite picks is "Dog - Friendly Recently Remodeled Riverfront Home With Firepit". Book a few nights or more at this popular apartment and you'll have access to a washing machine and a water view.
  • "Cabin With Fireplace, Washer/dryer" is another top stay, offering all you could want for a fabulous Rhododendron adventure. Some amenities here include an outdoor pool and a kitchen.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Rhododendron?

From affordable apartments to spacious homes, Vrbo has your whirlwind escape sorted. Here are just two of our top picks in and around Rhododendron:

  • Within easy reach of central Rhododendron, "Peaceful Garden Cottage, Close To Mt. Tabor Park And Downtown Bus" welcomes short-term guests. When you're not kicking back in your cozy digs, get out and explore all the fun stuff around you.
  • Alternatively, spend a few nights at "The Multnomah Guest House". This centrally located property makes exploring the local sights easy.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Rhododendron?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a treehouse, a romantic weekend getaway is a fantastic way to add some fire to your relationship. Whisk your honey away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these enticing escapes in or near Rhododendron:

  • Around 6 miles from Rhododendron, "Sandy River Cabin Retreat" is the ideal place for lovestruck couples. A fireplace and a balcony are some of the many amenities here.
  • "Restored Romantic Streamside Cabin" is another wonderful option guaranteed to woo you. It's about 6 miles from Rhododendron and has a fireplace and outdoor furniture.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Rhododendron?

Share your trip and boost your odds of having fun. Whether you're planning an epic escape with your best friends or an overdue family reunion, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and near Rhododendron:

  • A great range of amenities including mountain views and a nearby waterfront make "Cabin - Million Dollar Sandy River View On Beautiful Mt. Hood" a standout. This generous property has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 people. From the center of Rhododendron, it's around 6 miles away to the southwest.
  • "Forrest Lodge - Luxury On 3 Acres" is another excellent option. It's around 5 miles to the south of Rhododendron, has 5 bedrooms and welcomes up to 12 guests. A fireplace and a kitchen are among the things that'll help make your group getaway more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Rhododendron?

Having access to a swimming space is always a nice bonus when you're on vacation, especially if you're bringing the kids. Stay and splash the days away at one of these houses with a pool in or near Rhododendron:

  • Leading our list of cool pool escapes is "Gut Renovated Modern Ranch House With Golf Course". Traveling groups will feel right at home here, with convenient amenities like towels and a microwave oven also at hand.
  • Another top pick is "Tiny House/modern Studio / Shipping Container". There's plenty to love about this vacation home apart from its pool, such as a kitchenette and childrens activities.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Rhododendron?

You'll always have more fun sharing those memorable moments with the ones you love the most. Whether you're planning a family trip or catching up with good friends, we'll have a large vacation rental that's just right for you. These are two of our best in and around Rhododendron:

  • Sleeping up to 11 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Sandy River Cabin Retreat" is the ideal place to spend time together. This top-rated getaway is 6 miles to the south of Rhododendron and has creature comforts that include a dishwasher and a pool table.
  • "Restored Romantic Streamside Cabin" is also a top pick for families. It's around 6 miles to the south of Rhododendron, has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 guests. Handy amenities here include coffee and tea making facilities and a stereo.

If you're eager to do some sightseeing, there are loads of family-friendly attractions nearby to put on your itinerary. Oregon Zoo, Multnomah Falls and International Rose Test Garden are good places to start.