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The Wild Iris House

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A Newly Renovated 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath house close to Joseph with a Mountain View.

Come stay in our Newly Renovated, Mid-century Home In The Heart Of Joseph, Oregon! After Raising Our Family In This Beautiful Valley Just A Town Away, We Decided To Purchase And Renovate This Home For Visitors To Enjoy. We Have Thought Of Every Detail, To Ensure A Wonderful Experience.

When We Travel, Comfort, Sufficient Space And A Good Kitchen Are Essential. For This Reason, We've Furnished The Home With New Queen Beds (plus A Hide-a-bed In The Living Room), And Equipped The Kitchen To Its Fullest Extent. We've Even Refinished the Original Hardwood Floors!

Easy Check in! We'll send you a digital code before your check in for the front door. Safe, efficient, and private!

Hoping For A Cozy Night In? Enjoy Some Dinner And Our Smart Tv Which Is Compatible With Your Netflix And Hulu Accounts. The Couches Are Brand New And Ready For Relaxation.

Want To Watch The Sun Go Down? Relax On The Back Patio And Enjoy A View Of The Wallowa Mountains And You Might Just Want To Stay Forever.

Prefer To Explore The Town? Our House Is A Quick Walk To Downtown Joseph. We Will Give You All The Local Inside Scoop So You Soak It Up To Its Fullest Extent. Hint: If You Need A Pick-me-up, Stop At Arrowhead Chocolates For A London Fog Tea And A Hand-crafted Huckleberry Chocolate Truffle.

Feeling Energetic? Our Home Is Just 1/4 Mile From Iwetemlaykin State Park For An Easy Jaunt, And A Mile To The Foot Of Spectacular Wallowa Lake. This Lake Offers Water Sports, Picnicking, Fishing And Everything Else Fun in the Summer.

We Can't Wait To Give You A Glimpse Of This Wonderful Area! Our Home Is Your Home.

Looking for a larger vacation home? Check out our sister property in Enterprise, OR named the Camas House. #847218!

Sorry, No Pets Or Smoking Allowed. Maximum 6 people.

More Details

Owner
Kathy Siebe
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 October, 2017

About Kathy Siebe

We have made Wallowa County our home for the last 35 years, and plan to spend the next 35 year here as well! Always on the go, we enjoy hiking, golfing, and being tourists in our own town.

Kathy Siebe purchased this house in 2014

Why Kathy Siebe chose Oregon

We bought this property because it was sad and rundown and we wanted to make it beautiful again. We have completely renovated it and are very happy with the results. We hope visitors will enjoy it as well.

What makes this house unique

We wanted to make this a vacation rental property because the location is perfect. It is close to the north end of Wallowa Lake where the locals swim and play and also central to the downtown Joseph. It is great fun sitting on the front porch and watching the people (and deer!) go by. The backyard is large and would be great for a volleyball game and the patio is perfect for barbecuing.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Joseph in Wallowa County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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The Wild Iris House
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 48 reviews
5

A fine place to stay in Joseph

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the Wild Iris House. It is well situated between downtown Joseph and the road to the Lake and the state park. The house is well-equipped, especially the kitchen and is comfortable and spacious. A negative is the small eating table which can only accommodate two and definitely not four. The washer-dryer in the basement is a slight inconvenience, but certainly not a major problem. Overall we would rate the house an A- and would definitely consider staying there again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

pleasant oasis

  • 5 of 5

the Wild Iris house is nondescript from the outside, but spacious and stylish on the inside.

the open kitchen and living room make for a roomy relaxation area.

eat your breakfast in the back yard in the company of a family of deer.

it is not far to walk into the core of Joseph -- it's just a mile to the farther end of town, in fact.

it's just a blink of a drive to the beach & boat put-in at the north end of Lake Wallowa, and 5 miles to the state park at the south end.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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relaxing, artistic place to enjoy NE Oregon

  • 5 of 5

The house is at the intersection of going into Joseph or climbing to Wallowa Lake. It is a short walk to the Iwetemlaykin State Heritage Site with its pretty views. We enjoyed sitting out on the front porch and soaking in the morning sunshine and then the afternoon shade in the backyard. The house was artfully decorated and relaxing. I look forward to returning to the area and staying at the Wild Iris House again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very well kept!

  • 5 of 5

The property was lovely and very clean. Well appointed kitchen. The hosts left some nice treats from local businesses which was a nice touch. We will definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

We all had a great time and a wonderful stay. Close to town, great view deer in the yard every evening. Recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay, and so relaxing sitting out front sipping wine.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Lewiston, ID
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Stubborn Mule
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Alpine Meadows
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Old Towne Cafe
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Ferguson Ridge
Car: recommended

Located in the beautiful Wallowa Mountains of Eastern Oregon. Home of the Eagle Cap Wilderness with miles of hiking and horseback riding. There is a festival or special event almost every weekend in the summer. A few are Chief Joseph Days Rodeo, Bronze, Blues and Brews, Wallowa Mountain High old car show, and Wallowa County Festival of the Arts.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Joseph, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Shoulder season
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£107
£761
£2,517
 
 
Winter season
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£236
for 2 nights
From
£99
£658
£2,104
 
 
Shoulder season
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£107
£761
£2,517
 
 
My standard rate
1 Jun 2018 - 25 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£484
for 3 nights
From
£149
£1,030
£4,170
 
 
Nightly Rate
26 Jul 2018 - 29 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£534
for 3 nights
From
£165
£1,030
£4,170
 
 
My standard rate
30 Jul 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£484
for 3 nights
From
£149
£1,030
£4,170
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£484
for 3 nights
From
£149
£1,030
£4,170
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £37.91
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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