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Peaceful Eclectic Cabin, modern amenities,Wifi,Hot tub,cable,riverfront, pets

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Something special happens here. Quiet river setting with a cozy feeling.Yoga NE1

Our cabin is set up for relaxation and down time. We have kept most of the old fashion appeal of days gone by or vacations spent as a child. We kicked it up a notch with the extensive decks and covered hot tub and newly appointed stainless appliances with concrete counter tops. We kept the cushy furniture and antique touches leaving a feeling of a true getaway. Our feeling of true perfection is not matchy-matchy furniture, but rather acquired through the years where you feel able to kick your shoes off, build a fire, read a book and just feel simplicity. No one across the river and neighbors set a distance away. This home has the privacy many are lacking. If you are booking through VRBO please be aware they leave us no place to put our merchant fee costs of 3.75% this will be taken off your security.

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More Details

Owner
Laura Olson
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2017

About Laura Olson

We have been married 32 years. Dennis grew up in Seattle, Laura in Beaverton.

Dennis after working corporate, left opening his own businesses in Athena and Helix Oregon. One of these days we hope he will retire! lol

Laura was a stay at home Mom, rearing 2 children and opened and ran a 501c non profit Akita rescue for 10 years.

Laura Olson purchased this chalet in 2014

Why Laura Olson chose Mount Hood

Oh Goodness!

I have to tell you this was a long Journey to find the right one. We looked at so many properties. I wanted rustic- Dennis wanted a house. Unfortunately though I love the Steiner's many of the logs have not been well cared for and will cost a fortune to repair. I wanted a house with charm and good vibes. Dennis wanted new plumbing, modern amenities. We both new this was the house the minute we toured it.

What makes this chalet unique

One has to be here to experience the calm this house brings.

Of course the new decks and hot tub add to the feel as well as make it conducive to really enjoy the setting.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Rhododendron in Clackamas County

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Upstairs loft
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Double futon with twin bunk overhead
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upstairs master with full bath.
  • Master bedroom has a queen bed with a view of the river. Upstairs bath off Master
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Close to all Mount Hood has to offer.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Peaceful Eclectic Cabin, modern amenities,Wifi,Hot tub,cable,riverfront, pets
average rating of 4.9310346 based on 29 reviews
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4

Great location. Comfortable home. Peaceful setting.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in Rhododendron. The location of the cabin was great for our daily outings to hike and sight see. We highly recommend the Mirror Lake to Tom, Dick, and Harry Mountain hike, hiking around the famous Multnomah Falls area off of the Historic Highway, and Lost Lake for a leisure day. As for the cabin, the kitchen was well-stocked with many basics (oil, spices, condiments) and plenty of cookware and dishes. We used the gas grill several nights as well. Sitting on the deck each morning to drink coffee, read a bit, and listen to the river flow was wonderful. The deck did not look like the picture on the website (some cobwebs and no living plants when we arrived), but it was still peaceful. We only used the hot tub one night, but it is a very nice hot tub. One shortcoming of the cabin is that the lower private bedroom has a child's futon bunkbed in it instead of a comfortable bed for a couple. The other private bedroom with a queen bed is upstairs connected to the open loft where the other beds (comfy king and 2 twins) are located. Because the futon was not comfortable for a couple, all 6 of our group slept upstairs with one couple in the loft with the 2 singles. Just something to keep in mind if there are 2 couples in your group. Overall, it was a great place to stay for a good price.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Carrie, So glad your group had a nice time and the weather held. Thank you for your comments on the futon as we have been considering changing it out. The only issue there is that the bedroom will only fit a full not a queen bed so the futon is actually a bit bigger. Also so sorry about the flowers!! it has been a hot summer for the mountain and we have been B2B so the flowers simply are not getting watered enough. Not much I can do about the outside cobwebs as they come back after a few hrs....
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5

High quality cabin and location

  • 5 of 5

We spent four lovely days here with my dog and elderly mother. She loved being able to hear and enjoy a river on the comfortable furniture. My husband kept remarking about the high quality of everything, especially the hot tub. We also enjoyed forays to Trillium Lake anf of course cobbler from the nearby Zigzag store, but really, the cabin in itself is vacationland!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Great time relaxing, very private and quiet

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Was as we expected!

  • 5 of 5

Sweet spot. Nice area. So close to the water. Great place!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nice to have you Damien. Hope your seminar was a success and all had a great time!
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5

This is an amazing cabin with GREAT views!

  • 5 of 5

OMG! This is a really amazing cabin with great views! Right in front of the river! I booked this cabin for the long weekends to stay with my friends and all of my friends loved it. We post some pics of this cabin on Instagram and a lot of people were asking this nice cabin. If you want to have couple of days aways from the city, this is definitely the best place. Close to Mt Hood and Columbia river. You know what's even amazing? The hot-tub and the two gas grills! I highly recommend this cabin to all of you! Great experience!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Yawei for the wonderful review. It was a pleasure having your group and we look forward to your possible return
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5

Peaceful, serene, cozy, just perfect

  • 5 of 5

We loved this cabin. From the jacuzzi to the wood stove we loved every little comfort. They have spared no trouble thinking of everything. It has a very functional kitchen with everything you could need. The views from everywhere are wonderful. Laura was wonderful to work with. If you are looking for an escape this is the place.

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Emily. You were a pleasure to work with as well!! We hope you choose to return soon. You should have seen how many times I had the contractor reposition the building of the decks so we could maintain the best view possible. He was not to happy with me to say the least- but the guests and I are happy-lol
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Portland PDX
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Inn at the Mt
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Hwy 26
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Zig Zag Inn
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
ski bowl
Nearest Beach
156 Miles
Lincoln city
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Rhododendron, Oregon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
summer season
5 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
£754
for 4 nights
From
£167
From
£188
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday
1 Sep 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£754
for 4 nights
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£167
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday
10 Nov 2017 - 13 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£586
for 3 nights
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£167
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£649
for 3 nights
From
£188
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
winter
27 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£419
for 2 nights
From
£167
From
£188
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday
22 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£712
for 3 nights
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£209
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
winter
3 Jan 2018 - 1 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£419
for 2 nights
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£167
From
£188
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday
27 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£837
for 4 nights
From
£188
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday
2 Jul 2018 - 5 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
£837
for 4 nights
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£188
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£377
for 2 nights
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£147
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£188
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £77.68
Additional Guest Fee £7.77 per person per night
Pet Fee £38.84
Damage Deposit £271.88

Pet fees are 50.00 per pet. Your cleaning fee covers 3 hrs an additional 35.00 an hr is charged for extra cleaning hrs. We charge an additional 10.00 per person per night over 4. Merchant fees of 3.o% are also charged and taken off your security deposit since VRBO does not have a program for these fees.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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