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Cedar Creek Retreat: Serene, Comfortable, & Secluded

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom/2 bath cottage surrounded by meadows and woods

Cedar Creek Retreat is located on 20 secluded acres of meadows and forest on a hill above a lovely creek. Enjoy the tranquility of nature in our modern cottage. Hike down a forest trail to private Cedar Creek frontage or enjoy the gas wood-stove in the living room. Keep your eyes out for wildflowers, deer, rabbits, humming birds, and eagles.

The home is very comfortable and has a nice layout.

Each of the two bedrooms have queen size beds and their own bathroom (one with bath, one with shower). A tri-fold pad is available for a fifth person. All rooms have views of the meadows and woods beyond.

The property location is on a dead end road a mile out of the tiny town of Yacolt, Washington, and an easy hour drive from Portland, Oregon. Yacolt offers a restaurant, pub, bank, post office, gas station, and basic grocery store. Be ready to prepare your own meals as restaurant options are limited.

For those who are up for time in the car, the property is a good base for exploring the south side of Mt. Saint Helens. Otherwise, there are lots of fun options nearby. A highlight is Moulton Falls park located 4 miles to the south. It offers lush forest, emerald green waters, fun footbridges, and spectacular waterfalls. There are a number of other very nice parks nearby along the East Lewis river including: Lucia Falls Park, Sunset Falls Park, and Lewisville Park. Other nearby activities include: Wine tasting at Moulton Falls Winery, Pomeroy living history farm, and the historic Clelatchie Prairie Railroad that operates a couple of weekends a month.

-Guests must be 25 or older to rent. No smoking or illegal drugs, and no pets.

-5 guests maximum, 2 car maximum. An additional child may be allowed with approval (6 guests total).

-Parties or large gatherings are not allowed.

More Details

Owner
Dharma Cole
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 December, 2017

About Dharma Cole

We are both Northwest natives looking for an escape from the city. We are happy to share this unique place with you.

Dharma Cole purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Dharma Cole chose Yacolt

We thought the land and house were perfect, but when we saw Cedar Creek we were in love!

What makes this cottage unique

wildlife and forest, quiet nights, bright stars

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Yacolt in Clark County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • A private bathroom is located off each bedroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Sleeps up to four adults in two queen beds; room for another person on a tri-fold pad (for tri-fold pad, guests provide bedding - sleeping bag, etc).
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • caving
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The house does not have cable TV or Internet. The TV is only setup for watching DVDs.

Reviews

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Cedar Creek Retreat: Serene, Comfortable, & Secluded
average rating of 4.84 based on 50 reviews
5

Very quite and confortable retreat

  • 5 of 5

This house is ideally situated in a beautifull property. It is spacious and well equiped.

I definitly recommand it!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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5

Private

  • 5 of 5

Very nice private place to stay. The place was clean and well stocked. Dharma was accommodating and easy to work with. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location for families.

  • 4 of 5

This is a cool place to stay. the house itself is basic. It sits on 20 acres. no one bothering you. The hike down to the creek is fun. The creek itself is fun to play by.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Peaceful Place

  • 5 of 5

It’s a truly beautiful place – We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Cedar Creek. It is a very comfortable place (has everything you need … and more), well taken care of and in a perfect location. Access to Gifford National Park and Mount St Helens Nat Volcanic Monument is easy and trails near the property are also highly recommended. We loved taking the trail down to the little creek and just relax with a book. If possible we will return and would love to stay longer. Thank you or sharing Cedar Creek!!!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Ideal for getting away, without driving a million miles.

  • 4 of 5

Nice, quiet, and located just far enough to be off the grid. It was the perfect size for the three of us. Plenty of things to do near by (Ape Caves and Lava Canyon). I nice escape.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Definitely an incredible retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Cedar Creek property stay was so comfortable! This place has everything you need for a nice quiet getaway. We appreciated the overall cleanliness, the full kitchen, beautiful outdoor living space, the comfortable bedroom and all the additional amenities. The trail down to the stream was great - from the cool temps to the nice riparian forest surround. We were easily able to use this place for our travels into the Mount St Helens areas. The Ape Cave and all the trails along that road are highly recommended and easily accessed. Overall, this place is a 5 all the way!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Pomeroy Farm
"http://www.pomeroyfarm.org/ A living history farm with events and tours."
Cedar Creek Grist Mill
"http://columbiariverimages.com/Regions/Places/cedar_creek.html Historic mill on Cedar Creek."
Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument
Ape Cave
"Mount St. Helens Ape Cave Lava Tube is a popular attraction in the Mount St. Helens Nationa..."
Moulton Falls Park
"http://www.cityofvancouver.us/parksrec/page/moulton-falls-trail-26-miles A spectacular park..."
Chelatchie Prairie Railroad
"http://www.bycx.com/ Chelatchie Prairie Railroad - BYCX is a volunteer run railroad with sp..."
Moulton Falls Winery
"A great place to enjoy wine and music. http://moultonfallswinery.com/"
Car: necessary

For those who want to explore, there are lots of fun options nearby. A highlight is Moulton Falls park located 4 miles to the south. It offers lush forest, emerald green waters, and spectacular waterfalls. There are a number of other very nice parks nearby along the East Lewis river including: Lucia Falls Park, Sunset Falls Park, and Lewisville Park. Excellent advanced whitewater kayaking is available nearby along the East Lewis River and Canyon Creek. Other nearby activities include: Wine tasting at Moulton Falls Winery, Pomeroy living history farm, and the historic Clelatchie Prairie Railroad that operates a couple of weekend a month.

A scenic drive to the north brings you to the south side of Mount St. Helens. Trail of two forests, Ape Cave, and Lava Canyon are rewarding adventures in this area.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Yacolt, Washington

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
fall/winter/spring
1 Oct 2017 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£204
for 2 nights
From
£82
£530
£1,190
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£231
for 2 nights
From
£95
£609
£1,647
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £150.1
Cleaning Fee £37.53 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.7%

-3 night minimum on holiday weekends; holidays charged at weekend rate.
-Rates subject to change.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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