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Steve and Monika

Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks english, spanish, polish

Relaxing, Family Friendly Cabin Right On Sandy River

55 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Welches holiday cottage

Private, 2 Bedroom And 1 Bath Cabin With River And Forested Hills Views (Sleeps

Enjoy this cozy, but spacious, retreat with vast views of forested hills and historic Sandy river right outside your windows and doorstep. You'll be amazed by the sounds and smells of the outdoors, and will be awed by how different the river can look from day to day in course, flow, level and color.

The surrounding area offers activities year round for the outdoor enthusiasts, vacationers, and locals looking to get away for the weekend. Whether winter or summer, you're sure to find this cabin the perfect getaway where you can leave your troubles behind you, while still feeling like it's your home away from home.

While feeling the privacy and seclusion of a wilderness retreat, you'll have available to you many amenities. You'll have cable and WiFi available to allow for any needed connection to the real world as you relax and enjoy this cozy cabin while being warmed by the gas fireplace/stove.

This cabin is different than most in the sense that it is very bright and fresh. It's very family friendly, and can sleep up to 6 with the convertible sofa sleeper. People of all ages will be mesmerized by the beauty of the wilderness and river, and can enjoy both exploring the river and surroundings as well as access trails right outside the cabin.

With thriving area towns a very short distance from the cabin, you'll have plenty of choices for eating out or to stock up on supplies and enjoy your meal at the cabin.

More Details
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Steve and Monika (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks english, spanish, polish

About Steve and Monika

We're a couple of accountants with two little girls that enjoy getting away from our busy urban life. We've searched for the perfect place for quite a while and finally found it!

Steve and Monika purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Steve and Monika chose Mount Hood

This area is beautiful and as interesting in the summer as it is in the winter months. We wanted a place that's a short drive from where we live. Being an hour away from Portland this drive is a breeze whether you're getting here Friday evening or heading straight to work on Monday morning. After a pretty long search we knew right away that this cabin/cottage was different from anything else that we had looked at.

What makes this cottage unique

The location is amazing, right on the river, with plenty of space around the house for kids to play. Easy to access from the road, but private enough. The house feels fresh and bright, not like some of the dark and moist cabins we looked at during our search.

Reviews

4.8
based on 55 traveller reviews

Relaxing, Family Friendly Cabin Right On Sandy River
average rating of 4.7818184 based on 55 reviews
5

Frequent guest, delighted by new upgrades!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at this lovely home many times and always love it. This time we were pleasantly surprised by the added features. A shower in the beautiful clawfoot tub, a full size refrigerator and the inviting fire pit by the river. Now, really there is nothing lacking at this property! Can't wait to come back again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Ideal location, scenic surroundings, great response to questions

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is located right on the Sandy River. Nice accomodations and convenient to hiking, sightseeing and all the Mt. Hood area has to offer. All the comforts of home. Owners were very responsive and attentive. Plan on returning soon!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cozy, Comfortable, Amazing View!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and two teenage daughters had an absolutely wonderful time! The cabin was cozy and had everything we needed to feel right at home. The view and proximity to the Sandy River was breathtaking! I would love to stay there again and would highly recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous river house

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful, minimalist place to rest and relax. This home was clean and organized and the views couldn't be beat. We'll be back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Relaxing Oasis

  • 4 of 5

Small little space for a quiet retreat with the sound of the river as a backdrop. Nothing fancy but comfortable for a family weekend away. Just as a warning the internet did not work well so don't plan on bringing your work with you - just enjoy nature and relax.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

amazing riverfront property, perfect for families with little ones

  • 5 of 5

we've stayed at so many cabins in the Mt. Hood area over the years, and this one is going to be hard to beat. by far our favorite place we've rented. if you have little ones, its perfect, so set up for them to play and be entertained. the swingset is great, and toys and everything you will need. we loved playing in the sand, having fires in the fire pit, and enjoying walks around the surrounding area. Steve and Monika were both a pleasure to deal with. we will be coming back for sure, can't imagine staying anywhere else. thanks so much!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Portland International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.8 Miles
The Rendezvous
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
The Resort at the Mountain
Nearest Train
43 Miles
Portland Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Mt Hood Hwy 26
Nearest Restaurant
0.8 Miles
El Burro Loco
Nearest Ski
19 Miles
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
Nearest Beach
121 Miles
Seaside, OR
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Welches, Oregon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2016 - 24 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
A$403
Flat fee
 
 
New Years
30 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
A$403
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$133
From
A$148
Fri,Sat
A$846
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$114

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Welches, Oregon

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1050 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , bath (no shower) , Adorable bathroom with clawfoot tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , Spacious master with direct view on the river
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed , 1 cot , Bunk bed with pack n' play for smaller kids
  • For best comfort, we recommend maximum 230 pounds per person.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • water skiing