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FREE NIGHT!!! WHERE THE FOREST MEETS THE OCEAN!

Kip Amend

Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Kip Amend

Advertiser since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2015
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FREE NIGHT!!! WHERE THE FOREST MEETS THE OCEAN!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Yachats House Rental Photos and Description

Yes, we are offering our winter special, for the months of February and March, 2015...book two nights and we offer the third night free!! That is right. You can stay three nights for a total of $280, or less than $94 PER NIGHT! (You will need to contact us for this special rate, and not use the Book-it-Now option.)

Relax in an architecturally designed home set on a private 1 acre wooded property that is perched on a hill over looking the Oregon coast. Yachats is a quaint and peaceful village with small shops and friendly people. Spend an afternoon browsing through the shops or relaxing on one of the many decks while enjoying the breath-taking view of the ocean. The house is only one mile from the beach and adjacent to many hiking trails, such as Cape Perpetua, which offers interpretative walks of coastal features. Oregon weather is variable. Many past guests have enjoyed the sunsets and storms while perched on this peak 700 feet above the ocean.

This home is an open plan with high ceilings and skylights to bring in the morning sun. The fireplace can warm up your evening on those stormy nights. This retreat has an ocean view from the master bedroom, with a King-size bed and a large master bath with tiled shower and large jetted tub. The second bedroom has two twin beds and its own private deck and bathroom. Perched above is a sleeping loft with its own crow’s nest. A laundry and half bath are available on the main level. This is a great house for socializing. The open plan allows for good conversation, good cooking and good friends.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Kip Amend (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2008
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2015

About Kip Amend

We designed and built this home for the family. The home has the personal touches that make it a special place to us and our guests.

Kip Amend purchased this house in 1989

Why Kip Amend chose Yachats

We have continued to make Yachats our favorite place to visit on the Oregon Coast. There is always something new to discover.

What makes this house unique

The kind words from our guests tell the story of the home for us!

Guestbook comments from the owner

WOW! What an intensely relaxing atmosphere! Sitting high above the world, the ocean view is intoxicating. It is amazing how far you can see from this bird's eye perch. There was plenty of room here and we each had a carved-out corner of this very interestingly designed home. The ceilings are high, giving it a much larger feel, but each sleeping area is uniquely tucked into the design. The use of transient light is lovely, using well placed interior windows and panels to carry the outside light throughout the home. The kitchen is expansive, giving plenty of room to create. At night, we enjoyed sitting by the fire in the rock fireplace, sipping wine and listening to the wonderfully stormy weather combined with the sound of the surf. We'll come back again and again. Thanks for just what we needed!
Oct 2011
  • 1 of 3
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 26 traveler reviews

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FREE NIGHT!!! Where the Forest Meets the Ocean!
average rating of 4.923077 based on 29 reviews
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FREE NIGHT!!! Where the Forest Meets the Ocean!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p194363vb
-(541) 345-4080 (Oregon, USA)
Yachats Coastal Oregon
Las Vegas, NV.
5

A spectacular dwelling!!

  • 5 of 5
This property certainly met, really exceeded, all of our expectations. One has an otherworldly feeling living so high atop the hill surrounded by trees and overlooking the ocean. There was an overhang of clouds during our stay which contributed to the surreal atmosphere. Picture windows and skylights abound and give one the feeling of living both in and outdoors at the same time. Yachats itself is a quiet little village, but not without its "happenings" such as a wonderful annual world music festival we were lucky enough to attend while there. It is also close to some spectacular state parks, many trails and of course that ocean! A "getaway" in the truest sense and one which we would certainly want to revisit in future. Thank you, Dena and Kip!
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: The location of he House has definitely been a retreat for those who come from warmer climates. Watching the fog arrive and the passing of the clouds can never get old!
business
FREE NIGHT!!! Where the Forest Meets the Ocean!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p194363vb
-(541) 345-4080 (Oregon, USA)
Yachats Coastal Oregon
4

PRIVATE, QUIET, TOP OF THE HILL

  • 4 of 5
We love the Yachats area; however with the "someday" tsunami threats we have kept ourselves away. This house is perfect for those who want the ocean view & sound with the ability to sleep at night knowing you are 700+ feet up. You will feel nestled in the forest with its shade, ferns and lovely breezes and if you walk just a tiny bit further up the hill you will have a breath taking view of the coastline (that many don't see). Very secluded & quiet.
  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: You realize how much power and size the coast has when you visit the top of the hill...looking across to Cape Perpetua to the South and North to Seal Rock and Yaquina Head along with the top of the Alsea Bay Bridge on a clear day.
business
FREE NIGHT!!! Where the Forest Meets the Ocean!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p194363vb
-(541) 345-4080 (Oregon, USA)
Yachats Coastal Oregon
5

Wonderful Stay At Your Welcoming Home

  • 5 of 5
We have stayed in several coast rentals over the years and this now shares the top of our favorites list. A new experience to stay at the top of the hill overlooking Yachats! We stayed over the Thanksgiving holiday and spent our time using the well stocked kitchen (full Thanksgiving dinner among our meals!) and enjoying the fireplace in the living room. The master bedroom has a comfortable bed with wonderful windows overlooking the treetops and ocean-as does the livingroom and loft. Our son took one of the beds in the twin room and our daughter was excited to have the loft to herself. We used the telescope in the loft to look at the comet streaking by. When we wanted to add an extra day, Kip was very easy to get a hold of and accommodating. Lucky to have some incredible weather but even on our last day when the clouds and rain came in, the house was super cozy. We will be back in the future. Thanks from my family for adding to our holiday.
  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We tried to create a special spaces in our home where guests can have a place to go for privacy or relaxation. Watching a comet or spying on whales is fun on the "birds nest" deck. Thanks for sharing your holiday with us!
business
FREE NIGHT!!! Where the Forest Meets the Ocean!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p194363vb
-(541) 345-4080 (Oregon, USA)
Yachats Coastal Oregon
19718 Cardiff Park Lane, Houston, TX 77094
5

Wonderful setting

  • 5 of 5
This is a beautiful house in a wonderful setting; very peaceful & quiet. House is very comfortable, and the sunset view from the deck outside the living room is not to be missed. Kitchen is well appointed with plenty of dishes, cookware, utensils, etc. This VRBO house is one of the very best of the houses we've rented over the years. House is perfect for families, or two couples traveling together
  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We attempt to provide the items that make staying with us a bit more convenient & comfortable for our guests. If something needs replacing, we appreciate knowing about it.
business
FREE NIGHT!!! Where the Forest Meets the Ocean!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p194363vb
-(541) 345-4080 (Oregon, USA)
Yachats Coastal Oregon
WA State
5

Private, Quiet, Comfortable

  • 5 of 5
A lovely home framed by beautiful trees looking out to the ocean. Kip and Dena are responsive, helpful owners. Gorgeous sea walks daily on the 804 Trail. Wonderful meal at Ona's. Only one request: better reading lights in the master bedroom and living room.
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks Pam and Ben. It is important to be able to take advantage of the solitude of the House when you want to read...we will try to brighten things up! We believe that making the effort to be responsible is important in making sure we have guests that help us take care of the place, such as you guys.
business
FREE NIGHT!!! Where the Forest Meets the Ocean!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p194363vb
-(541) 345-4080 (Oregon, USA)
Yachats Coastal Oregon
Portland OR
5

Charming, cozy and comfortable

  • 5 of 5
We arrived just before dark on a Friday, winding our way up, up, up Horizon Hill Road to this lovely house, sitting proudly on a ridge and looking out into the mist. After a long day of travel it was a welcome sight, and the outdoor lights came on to illuminate to the entry. It's evident Dena and Kip have put a lot of themselves into this home. The rooms are all tastefully decorated, the chairs and couches wrap around you and the kitchen is well stocked. Everything was clean too, making us feel like we'd just entered our own home. All the conveniences are there if you want them -- stereo, fireplace, WiFi -- but we found the solitude perfect for reading books. The drive to town is easy, and if you walk you'll want to be ready for the uphill climb on the way back! There are some beautifully landscaped homes along the way. There are several nice restaurants in town, lots of littles shops to visit and of course the coastline. We also enjoyed the artists' galleries just north of town. Despite the persistent fog and chill during our two days (in mid-August!), we loved our time in Yachats and at the Horizon Hill "Hideaway" -- we'll be back soon :)
  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: The House is certainly on the "Magical Mist-y Tour"! Nowhere like a comfortable, warm place to land on a damp evening.

Map

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Eugene
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
U.S. 101
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Yachats

Beachcombing, kite flying, meditation.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Yachats House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season 2014-2015
Nov 1 2014 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
$140
$840
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 

Additional information about rental rates

$100 Cleaning Deposit $100
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes 3 night minimum $220 per night for Holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, and Spring Break.
$100 cleaning Deposit which is partially refundable based on the housekeeper's fee.
50% of total due at Booking, the Balance Due 21 days before check-in. Pay by check or Pay Pal. Renter need not have an account. Please contact owners via e-mail or phone.
10% discount for returning guests.

Amenities

Yachats House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , sink and laundry with washer and dryer
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - Loft - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • King size beds (1) In Large Master suite, Double Beds (1) In loft bedroom., Twin or Single Beds (2) Two twin beds in the second bedroom with TV and private deck., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen hideabed in living room. Great to use in front of the fireplace.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • swimming
Notes:
Great place for romantic evenings or special times with close friends and family.

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