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TRANQUILITY BASE...ON THE MCKENZIE RIVER...RELAX, FISH, GOLF

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Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Advertiser since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 24, 2014
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TRANQUILITY BASE...ON THE MCKENZIE RIVER...RELAX, FISH, GOLF

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

McKenzie River House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

From the moment you enter through the soaring Douglas fir trees in the front yard, you realize the feeling of “Tranquility.”

You are far away from the highway, and the only sounds you will hear are the captivating flow of the McKenzie River, the call of nearby birds, and the rustle of breeze through the forest.

The most memorable feature of the house will be sitting on the covered-deck...watching the mesmerizing McKenzie River flow by…so peaceful and tranquil.

The living room is a wide expanse of glass windows overlooking the beautiful river and the forested riverbank. From your couch, or chairs, you can enjoy the fireplace, or watch and hear osprey, ducks, kingfishers, and songbirds. Look downward towards the fishermen floating by who are fishing for steelhead, salmon and trout.

If nature’s beauty is not enough, there is an HDTV, a PS3, and high-speed internet for your further relaxation and enjoyment.

The kitchen is fully equipped and is situated to encourage lively conversation with family or friends, or gaze out at the forest through the front windows, or the river through the living room windows.

The spacious main bedroom has a king-size bed. The second bedroom has a queen-size bed. And, the third bedroom has 2 twin-size beds. Each bedroom has a beautiful view of the river, and plenty of comfort and closet space.

Local, skilled fishing guides can make your ‘fishing stories’ true! An Oregon State Salmon hatchery is a short walk across the street. One of Oregon’s most iconic covered bridges is just up the road. Drive across the nearby Leaburg dam to see the huge sturgeon at the Leaburg Fish Hatchery. In late summer, pick blackberries in the backyard for your breakfast, or to top your ice cream after dinner. Or, ride a bike down a quiet country lane to the pick-your-own blueberry patch, a beautiful 10-minute bicycle ride away.

The University of Oregon in Eugene is a 30-minute drive to the West. In addition to the shopping malls, there is a fantastic, leisurely bike trail for the whole family near the University along both banks of the Willamette River. Tokatee Golf Club is a 30-minute drive upriver to the East, and the 9-hole McKenzie River Golf Course is 5 minutes away. Hoodoo Ski area is about 60 miles upriver to the East on Highway 126. Side-trips to Portland, or the Oregon Coast, are a 2-hour drive.

Keywords: House, McKenzie River, University of Oregon, U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials, Track Town, Hayward Field, Fishing, Fly Fishing, Fishing Guides, Salmon, Steelhead, Trout, Golf, Biking, Skiing, Relax, Tranquility, Recreation, Bicycling, Blueberries, Blackberries, Whitewater Rafting.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Advertiser since: 2011
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 24, 2014

Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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

5
based on 6 traveler reviews

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Tranquility Base...on the McKenzie River...Relax, Fish, Golf
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
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Tranquility Base...on the McKenzie River...Relax, Fish, Golf
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p383958vb
-(831) 776-9784
McKenzie River Willamette Valley Oregon
5

Oregon Wedding

  • 5 of 5
Review written by Carrie Conrad (Michael's wife)

My husband was able to fly out ahead of myself and my parents for our daughter's wedding in Springfield. So he was absolutely correct in telling me it would be perfect when we arrived 7 days later. First, the driveway is surrounded by huge trees nearly cathedral-like in the way they tower above. Awesome. The inside was not disappointing at all. Nicely spaced bedrooms, one with private bath, and great gathering area with chairs and couch that are on rollers to shift into the desired seating arrangements. Plush carpet felt wonderful on my bare feet and kept early morning risers creeping quiet. All the kitchen appliances one would want: stove with large oven, microwave, full size refrigerator, toaster, etc. Never turned on the TV once ... we were too entranced by the full length deck off the back. That quickly became our reading, eating, grilling, talking, drinking coffee, joking, and watching a fisherman catch a huge 3 foot long steelhead area! My 83 year old dad was thrilled to see the struggle and successful catch and gave the fisherman a round of applause. We walked only a few yards to the boat launch each day, where we saw multiple fish breach like whales out of the water and make huge splashes around us. Must have been pretty big salmon or steelhead. Loved going to sit on the stairs leading to the river from the house with my coffee just soaking in the sun. Nearly 90 degrees each day. And the house was kept cool everyday just by shutting up the place after letting the cooler air in at nighttime. Very much shaded, so very comfortable even in the heat of the afternoon. Boy did that deck get used! Plenty of towels and bedding and use of washer and dryer made things much simpler (less packing). I definitely look forward to returning, possibly when our daughter has a baby? Thanks for all the great memories and comfort of your home.
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Tranquility Base...on the McKenzie River...Relax, Fish, Golf
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p383958vb
-(831) 776-9784
McKenzie River Willamette Valley Oregon
5

Wonderful Christmas

  • 5 of 5
What a wonderful place to celebrate the holidays with our family. Christmas eve with a roaring fire in the beautiful fireplace...perfect! Great location, a beautiful view of the McKenzie River and we even saw Elk grazing across the river. The house is large, clean, and well maintained with ample ammenities. The owner is a pleasure to work with, very kind, knowledgable of the area and witty too:) We hope to go there again this summer so my husband can fish and I can spoil our little granddaughters.
  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
Tranquility Base...on the McKenzie River...Relax, Fish, Golf
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p383958vb
-(831) 776-9784
McKenzie River Willamette Valley Oregon
5

tranquil, cool place

  • 5 of 5
Enjoyed the house, a nice tranquil spot along the meandering portion of the river, lots of room, good beds, ample amenities, perfect for those who have a larger party. The owner was extremely nice and helpful. Highly recommend!!
  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Tranquility Base...on the McKenzie River...Relax, Fish, Golf
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p383958vb
-(831) 776-9784
McKenzie River Willamette Valley Oregon
Exton, PA USA
5

What a great River House !

  • 5 of 5
As part of my visit with my son and his family in Eugene, OR, I rented the River house on the beautiful McKenzie River for a nice fishing getaway. The house is very clean and comfortable and has everything you need, including a beautiful view of the river from the back deck . John, the owner, has some great tips on activities and sights to see, and was very helpful. We went to the nearby fish hatchery and let my grandkids feed the trout and marvel at the huge sturgeon in the display pool. We found some good fishing spots up and down the river. We even picked blueberries at the blueberry farm down the street for a delicious healthy treat.
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Tranquility Base...on the McKenzie River...Relax, Fish, Golf
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p383958vb
-(831) 776-9784
McKenzie River Willamette Valley Oregon
5

Great Oregon Cabin

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this cabin while visiting our daughter at the University of Oregon. We couldn't believe how beautiful the setting is. When he says you're right on the water he means it. The cabin itself was very comfortable, plenty of room, and very clean. We rode our bikes around the streets and found a wonderful road about a mile up with a covered bridge and the most beautiful lush forest area with access to the river. We even saw a deer. The location was great, about 30 minutes from Eugene but far enough away to feel like we were on a mountain vacation. Great stay!
  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Tranquility Base...on the McKenzie River...Relax, Fish, Golf
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p383958vb
-(831) 776-9784
McKenzie River Willamette Valley Oregon
Salinas
5

Peaceful Retreat

  • 5 of 5
We enjoyed a peaceful and relaxing summer week on the MacKenzie River enjoying fresh trout dinners on the deck overlooking the river, fishing at the fishing hole just a short walk up the road and at the resevoir, hiking on the canal path, afternoon golf, bike riding in Eugene along the river and exploring the covered bridges of Oregon. Wish we had time for wine tasting! Home was comfortable and quiet, neighbors friendly when we passed on our evening walks. Must reccommend the tackle shop just outside Leaburg, the young owner became a fast friend and wealth of advice on where to go to catch fish! We would love to come back another time. Thank you!
  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

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Rates & Availability

From $180 Per night

McKenzie River House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Off-season
Nov 1 2014 - Mar 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
$180
$1,000
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,500
$2,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 9.0%

Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

McKenzie River House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) two
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding

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