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1910 Home, City of Washougal, Tree House and Tiny House, Close to PDX Airpor

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Eclectic Home with tiny Repurposed Tree House, Tiny House, Wood Powered Sauna

Main home is suited for 8 people, tree house can sleep 2, and the tiny house 2-3, max occupancy 12-13 people.

The house is walking distance to the Columbia and Washougal river. You can walk to a grocery store, convenient stores, restaurants, brew pubs and bars. We are 15 minutes to the PDX Airport and 30 minutes into Downtown Portland. The property is on a large city lot with a patio, big kitchen, porch, small wood powered sauna, 2-3 persons hot tub, and tree house and tiny house suited for adults and mature kids, designed as sleeping areas. Access up a steep ladder is required for the tree house. Washougal is much smaller and low key than Portland, but still with good access to the Columbia Gorge and Portland.

Guests will have access to the entire 4 bedroom, 2 bath home, yard, and property, along with large stocked kitchen, dining nook, TV area, sauna, soaking tub, pellet stove, tree swing, washer, dryer and plenty of places for lounging, inside and out. Renters may use the tree house and tiny house on the property and sleep up to 12-13 people. Main home is suited for 8 people.

Owner maintains access to a separate unit on the property.

Easiest way to the house is by car. You can take a cab or Uber. If you would like to use public transportation, you can take the Max Train from the airport to the Parkrose transit center, and then to the Vancouver Transit center off of 164th. From there you can take another bus into Washougal. The bus drops off on E street, which is an easy 1/2 minute walk to the house. Plan for at least an hour to get from the airport using mass transit and the bus runs until about 7:30 pm.

More Details

Owner
Kenny Bavoso
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 September, 2018

About Kenny Bavoso

I moved to The Columbia River Gorge in 1992 because I loved to windsurf. I've now lived in the Great Northwest for 24 years and absolutely adore it. I grew up in Colorado. I enjoy building and fixing things, and also spend a lot of time in the outdoors, camping, traveling and adventuring.

Kenny Bavoso purchased this house in 2005

Why Kenny Bavoso chose Washougal

This is one of the oldest homes in Washougal, built in 1910. It's located at the mouth of the Columbia River Gorge. You can walk to the Washougal and Columbia Rivers. There are lots of hiking and biking trails, and nearby outdoor resources of all kinds, but still within a reasonable drive into Portland.

What makes this house unique

Sleeps 12-13 people. Has tree house, tiny house, small hot tub, tiny Finnish wood powered sauna, easy parking for 3-4 cars, close to I-5 and 205, local breweries and restaurants nearby, in the City of Washougal, Washington.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Washougal around the Clark County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00 / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Bathroom Main House - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower)
    Upstairs Bathroom Main House - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Upstairs Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1st Floor Main House - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    First Upstairs Bedroom Main House - 1 Large Double Bed
    Third Upstairs Bedroom Main House - 1 Large Double Bed
    Second Upstairs Bedroom Main House - 1 Large Double Bed
    Tiny House Separate Structure - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Designed as a sleeper. Bathroom is in the main home.
    Tree House Separate Structure - 2 Single Bed , Designed as a sleeper. Bathroom is in the main home.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(24 traveller reviews)

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1910 Home, City of Washougal, Tree House and Tiny House, Close to PDX Airpor
average rating of 4.25 based on 24 reviews
Brownsville
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No star rating

  • 1 of 5

I reserved this property for 8 adults and 4 children months in advance. I was quoted a price and I paid the price. When I called to make an arrangement to pick up the key I was told I had only paid for the house and it would be $600.00 dollars more to have use of the little house and the tree house. NOT COOL.

The house is a 1910 model with little upgrades done. What has been done was done every haphazardly.

The add said it could accommodate 12 people. There are only setting for on two tables in the house for four each. There is not enough silver for 12 people.

The kitchen area was infested with ants.

No toaster.

One trash can and it was full of yard trimmings.

The lot next to the fire pit was a small junkyard with a few cars and three large, vicious dogs that would attack the fence anytime anyone went near the fence.

Tried to use a blanket from the upstare closet, it was for grass and debris.

The yard had all dead or dying grass.

The overhead light in the downstairs bedroom had been removed and the wires sticking out of the ceiling were covered with wire nuts.

My daughter has used Homeaway four times. Each time the home turned out to be much nicer than expected. This one must have fallen through the crack.

Mel

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mel, we are sorry the place didn’t meet your expectations but I would like to clarify some facts. 5 months ago you wrote: What would it cost for the tree house and the little house? Would the kids be allowed to have tents in the back yard? I then responded: Hi, cost is $100 a night plus $50 cleaning fee. And I’m okay with a tent, but don’t want more than 12 people total a night. Let me know what other questions you might have. Kenny 5 months ago We clearly stated in our add that the house is suited for 8 people and that if you want to use the treehouse and Tinyhouse to sleep 12 that there is an additional cost, this is why you asked me the question in our thread (we have now changed the listing to include the additional charge, without any options for cheaper rental for less spaces being used). The house is definitely old, with a shabby sheek astetic and we understand this is not for everyone but we work hard to make it as comfortable and economic as possible, especially for 12 people looking for options like a hot tub, sauna and additional spaces like a tree house and tiny house. As for things like the garbage, you were simply trying to use our yard debris bin rather than garbage and recycling bins on the side of the house. I’m also sorry to read your review, as I also worked with your daughter and she seemed to indicate that the place was going to work well for the family and the kids. As for not having silverware for 12, sorry about that, we work to make sure our kitchen is well stoked but it does look like a few pieces of silverware have disappeared over the summer, as we have guests most nights of the summer. We also have professional pest management for the entire property. In effect to conserve water we don’t run sprinklers and let nature take its course, which does lead to brown grass in the dry months but don’t worry a little rain will bring it right back to lush green. As for things being built haphazardly, sorry you feel that way, as we take great pride in the work we have done on the property over the last 13 years, but understand that our style isn’t for everyone.
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Spokane, Washington
4

House could use a little updating but overall a good place to sleep and hang out.

  • 4 of 5

Great contact with host and he was easy to get ahold of. Basic needs met and a great location for getting to the MX Park. Loved the front porch to hang out on. Window AC units cooled the upstairs well.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very enjoyable old home. Wonderful owner.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay in Washougal. This 1910 home was clean, interesting, comfortable. The yard is very fun to explore, with the tree house, hot tub, small house, wood fired sauna, and very interesting selection of plants (including the biggest Tree of Heaven that I have ever seen supporting the treehouse) If you enjoy older homes and seeing how owners have incorporated technology as it came into being, you will enjoy this house. decorating is eclectic and fun. The owner is outgoing, helpful, and informative. we had a great time!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great little place for family gatherings.

  • 5 of 5

We. Love this house. Lots or room. Owner where very helpful and pleasant to talk with.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Delightful home with lots of space and amenities.

  • 5 of 5

This home is well furnished with plenty of extras, like a sauna and hot tub, and lots of space for 5 or more adults. Kenny is a great host!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home!!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Portland, Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Amnesia Brewery
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Camas Meadows
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Parkrose Transit Center
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 14
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Los Dos Compadres
Nearest Ski
64 Miles
Skibowl
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Cotton Wood Beach

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £150.72

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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