HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44-800-085-3815
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44-800-085-3815

Cozy Modern Casita nestled in beautiful Eastmoreland

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Pay with confidence

Your booking will be backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee when you complete your reservation online and finalise payment on HomeAway.

Learn more

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Southeast Portland - The Casita

This is a beautifully designed studio apartment nestled in one of Portland's most charming neighborhoods. The studio has a full kitchen with sitting area where you can enjoy your meals. The kitchen is stocked with wonderful coffee and delicious fresh produce. A living area with plenty of books and also a flat screen TV with Blu Ray and Netflix. A queen size bed with a memory foam mattress, soft linens, a warm down comforter and various pillows to meet any sleeping need. There is a wood burning stove with plenty of firewood/kindling or presto logs for your pleasure. It has a separate bedroom with a custom bed fit for a person 5"2" and under. There is a pull out bed under the custom bed for an additional guest. This room is perfect for two children. Full bathroom and an amazing backyard with a french garden. Out door fireplace ,sitting area and year round vegetable and herb garden. It's quite a delight to be in this space.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Nicci Driscoll
Member since: 2015
Speaks German
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
3 December, 2016

About Nicci Driscoll

Hi, I'm Nicci. I have lived in Portland for 17 years! I am originally from New Jersey. I own and operate a little art gallery here in town called Nebraska. I have two little children Lili (6) and Monty (4) and a sweet little lab named Luigi. We are all living the Portland dream!

Nicci Driscoll purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Nicci Driscoll chose Portland

It's cozy, quiet, clean and super comfy. Stocked with lots of local treats and local art. Lots of Privacy and close to so many great things!

What makes this apartment unique

All though the space is small(er) it was designed by one of Portland's finest Contemporary designers, Kenneth B. Wright of Rocketworks Industry. It is functional and modern accented with a whole lot of Portland charm. A must see and must stay!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

Cozy Modern Casita nestled in beautiful Eastmoreland
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews
3

Great place no response on security deposit refund

  • 3 of 5

Nicci's place was fun and comfy. She was helpful and friendly. Safe and secure neighborhood.

However, after 2 weeks I have not received my deposit back or any response to my 2 requests for info. For me, booking any vacation rental is just not worth signing up for the hassle of trying to get my deposit refunded. Will be going with a traditional hotel room in the future when possible.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm sorry you felt the need to expose this in a review after the multiple times I got in touch with you explaining how and what happened. I felt like I was extremely accommodating to you and your pup and thought about deducting the $25 dollars for the dog fee from the security deposit which you DID NOT pay when you booked the reservation but I decided against it because " why go there?". Thanks for the 3 star review Gay, I think traditiona hotels are definitely the way to go for you in the future.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Quiet, funky, airy, cozy, and fun weekend retreat!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures don't do this place justice. It's all one room, but it's spacious and has high ceilings. It's SO QUIET. There are all kinds of awesome antiques and interesting pieces of art everywhere, but not in an overwhelming "check out how Bohemian we are!" way. My friend slept in the bed and I slept in the fold out bed, and we were both happy with our sleep. The kitchen area is small, but it got the job done for early breakfast and coffee. We will totally come back!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Clean and fun to look at!

  • 5 of 5

The casita was a wonderful choice instead of a hotel. Was clean and comfortable. It had great interesting decor. Will def be back next year if its available. Was also in a nice quiet neighborhood that we felt safe in.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Austin, TX
5

A comfortable and colorful home base for our Portland adventure.

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 3 stayed in this colorful backyard casita with lots of artistic touches. Our host checked in to make sure we found our way and provided guidance on things to see with kids in the neighborhood and choosing a cafe to visit. The Sellwood and Westmoreland commercial districts were an easy 10 minute drive. Our daughter enjoyed separate small kids bedroom with trundle bed, leaf canopy, and star/moon themed night lights - quote, "best room ever".

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Highly recommend the casita.

  • 5 of 5

We were here from California for three nights with our two teenage daughters looking at colleges and the casita was great. It is really comfortable and homey. The cold IPA in the frig for our arrival was a well appreciated nice touch. Nicci is supper cool and helpful while providing all the privacy one would want.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Kanab, UT
5

Wonderful neighborhood setting

  • 5 of 5

Dog friendly, quiet, beautiful neighborhood for walking, everything you need for a relaxing stay. Nicci and her family were friendly and accommodating. Place was very clean and welcoming.

  • Review Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Portland International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Ginos Bar and Grill
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Eastmoreland Public
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 205
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Ginos
Nearest Ski
55 Miles
Mount Hood
Nearest Beach
85 Miles
cannon beach

The casita is nestled in charming Eastmoreland and close to so many Portland attractions. The casita is stocked with lots of information on all the desirable tourist attractions and " the insiders guide " to Portland. If there is anything you need just let me know and I can arrange it for you!

It looks as if it's going to be a hot summer here in Portland. We do have air conditioning in the casita.

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Southeast Portland, Portland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£258
for 2 nights
From
£96
£651
£2,155
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20
Refundable Damage Deposit £79
Property Damage Protection £47
cleaning £20
Tax Rate 6.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Enquire Now Enquire Now
Available arrival
Available
Unavailable

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Southeast Portland in Oregon

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 520 sq. ft.
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bath and beautifully designed.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • this is a studio like apartment with an open floor plan with a little bonus room that sleeps two.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
In need of a massage. Book ahead.!

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot

You might like these similar properties