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A Feathered Nest. Your Home Away from Home

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom In A Fabulous Location

A beautiful Victorian home originally built at the turn of the last century and architecturally transformed into newly renovated vacation rentals. The comforts of the new and charm of the old! You will feel completely at home with two bedrooms, both with bathrooms. The kitchen has been remodeled with new cabinets, granite counters and stainless steel appliances.

It is well supplied with pots and pans etc should you have an interest in cooking meals. There are many peaceful and relaxing nooks. Family and friends can relax at the end of the day either in the living area, dining room, sun porch or backyard.

This is a very comfortable unit with cable TV, flat screen 3D HDTV with DVD, CD stereo, towels and linens are provided, new large washer and dryer. Air conditioning except in the upper bedroom. Plenty of natural light and a sun/reading/rain watching room. The large dining room has French doors that lead onto a wonderful sun room which is perfect for reading.

Hardwood floors throughout other than the bedrooms which are carpeted and have comfortable queen sized beds.

Multiple families/parties traveling together? Luxury 3 bed 2.5baths & 2 bed 2 bath in the same building. 478874 (this) & 512525.

We are located in Portland’s historic Nob Hill/Alphabet district west of the I-405. It is a central location with a mix of vintage, independent and higher end shops 1-3 blocks away. Couch park is a lovely green space and less than 2 blocks away.

Working in Portland? Bring your laptop, we have a scanner-printer, high-speed Internet with wireless throughout the apartment. Staying here, you will probably never have to use a car to get around town. Parking is limited. This neighborhood has one of the best walking scores in all of Portland.

Parking: We have a parking permit that guests are welcome to use.

The Location

This home is located in a prime location a few blocks from popular NW 21st & 23rd avenues, 3 blocks from the Pearl district and 10 blocks to downtown Portland. There are lots of boutiques, home design shops both local and well-known stores, antiques. Portland has hiking & biking trails, parks, galleries, fabulous restaurants whether for happy hour or fine dining, European bakeries, local micro breweries and pubs, coffee shops. Just about everything for an enjoyable visit. It is very close to the street car. There is the convenience of a great health conscience urban grocery store for everyday necessities. Close to public transit… makes this a great place to stay.

Cultural attractions include performing arts, Portland Art Museum and countless art galleries in the Pearl and Nob Hill. Major league soccer (Portland Timbers) is within walking distance. Scenic day trips range from Mt. St. Helens and Mt. Hood, the Columbia Gorge, Oregon wine country within 60 miles. The Oregon coast is 70 miles. Minutes from boutique shopping, restaurants in the Pearl and on 21st and 23rd, 4 blocks from streetcar, bus, 2 miles from downtown, 6 blocks from Good Sam Hospital, 15 minutes or less from Oregon Zoo, Rose Quarter, Providence Park Soccer Arena, OHSU, PSU, St. Vincent and Providence Medical Centers.

Just three blocks to the Street Car (local mass transit) which allows easy access to all of Portland.

Some notes

There are 4 steps from the street to the entrance and 15 steps from the living area to the upper bedroom. 6 steps to the rear patio.

One bedroom down and one up, both with queen beds.

More Details

Owner
Debbie Mills
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Debbie Mills

We are originally from the UK & Canada, have traveled extensively in the US and Europe using vacation rentals. We have been coming to Portland for many years and love the city. It is a paradise for walking, cycling, eating and drinking, and you do not need a car! We have 2 places in prime locations, the Feathered Nest is one of them.

Debbie Mills purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Debbie Mills chose Portland

The architects who converted this 100 year old house into 2 units did a great job of maintaining the old charm while adding modern amenities, we have recently upgraded the property again. It is a home from home in the absolute best area in Portland.

What makes this apartment unique

Walking distance to restaurants, bars, breweries, theaters, light rail, parks, the river, downtown & the Pearl district, the Timbers soccer stadium, Lots of separate spaces, a peaceful porch and sun room for reading and rain watching. Large dining room, living room and kitchen.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Nob Hill in Portland

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Upstairs Restroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Lower bathroom has a cast iron claw foot bathtub and a separate shower stall.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Upstairs Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Downstairs Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • There is also a couch in the living area that a fifth person can use (not a sofa bed). Note: 2nd bedroom and 2nd bathroom are upstairs, we only mention this just in case someone in your party has a problem with stairs. On the plus side it is separated and private!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
Notes:
WIFI is available

Reviews

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A Feathered Nest. Your Home Away from Home
average rating of 4.976744 based on 86 reviews
5

Portland's Perfect Place...in a Perfect Location!

  • 5 of 5

Extremely clean, well maintained, fully stocked Victorian home in Nob Hill! Sun porch is the perfect spot for your morning coffee...bedrooms very comfortable, bathrooms stylish, and the location is beyond perfect. If you come to explore the city of Portland, you literally would never need to get in your car...restaurants, breweries, stores, parks all close by...if you want to explore areas outside of the city, it provides easy access to all of the major routes heading to the Columbia River Gorge, Willamette Wine Country, and beyond. Definitely recommend staying here...one of the very best VRBO's we have ever rented! Owners even left a welcome bottle of wine & bag of local coffee for our use...nice touch!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A Spectacular House

  • 5 of 5

What a spectacular find! We've stayed in VRBO apartments and homes all over the country, and this is our favorite.The kitchen is full of utensils, knives, serving dishes, and appliances that are a cook's dream. And the kitchen/dining/porch area is such a glorious space to relax with family or friends. There's also a separate porch in back of the house with a charcoal grill and plenty of seating under a canopy of trees.

There are two bedrooms in this part of the house; but in a separate VRBO listing, "The Perch," which is the 2nd floor of the house - you can rent three more bedrooms in another beautiful space.

The furniture is gorgeous and well-appointed, and the bird theme is a delight to behold at every turn. Debbie was amazing to work with.

LOVED, loved this home.

In addition to the excellent suggestions of other guests, check out an authentic French bakery called St Honore and the extraordinary restaurant/charcuterie, Olympia Provisions - on NW Thurman, a few blocks from each other, and about a 5 minute drive from the house.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego
5

Beautiful home and perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at A Feathered Nest. The home itself is beautiful and well appointed. I honestly feel the pictures don't do it justice. The location was ideal. On a beautiful tree-lined street and within walking distance to wonderful restaurants, coffee shops and stores. This place is a gem!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely home!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay two separate times while visiting Portland for the summer. I only wish it would have been available for our entire time in town. It's the best VRBO property I've stayed in. Thank you very much!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing stay!

  • 5 of 5

The house was well taken care off, clean and had everything we needed. She even brought over an air mattress for us when we need one. Close to shopping and restaurants! Would stay here again :)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Joshua Tree, CA
5

Beautiful and sophisticated house in a great location

  • 5 of 5

House is in a great neighborhood on a tree lined street. Close to everything. Beautifully furnished and comfortable. Owner was very easy and pleasant to deal with. You will not be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Bar Mingo
Cafe Nell
Serratto
Bent Brick -- CLOSED
Salt & Straw
Rogue Hall
Trader Joe's
City Market NW
Pearl Bakery
Natural Mart
YoYoYogi
Portland Farmers' Market
Portland Saturday Market

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Nob Hill, Oregon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Labor Day Weekend
1 Sep 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,034
for 4 nights
From
£223
 
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 28 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,034
for 4 nights
From
£223
 
 
Holiday Season
22 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,034
for 4 nights
From
£223
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£785
for 3 nights
From
£214
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £97.1
Pet Fee £38.84
Damage Insurance £45.83

Holiday and special event rates do apply, Please email for availability or with questions. Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.
A cleaning fee of $120 per stay applies + Oregon & Portland lodging tax of 12.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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