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ArtYCottage September 9-19 3 nights for the price of 2

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Den, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

SEPTEMBER SPECIALS...... 3 DAYS 25% OFF WE WILL ADJUST YOUR QUOTE AT BOOKING...... THIS IS A GREAT DEAL!

specials do not include pets or holidays

We are 6.9 miles out of Ashland. Depending on how you drive it is 10 minutes into shopping and another 5 minutes to downtown. CUSTOM COUNTRY COTTAGE .........as seen in

Sunset magazine and Southern Oregon Magazine

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US FOR LAST MINUTE SPECIALS IF THE DATES ARE AVAILABLE WE MAY DISCOUNT THEM......OFF SEASON OR DEPENDING ON YOUR LENGTH OF STAY

LOCATED:

Ten minutes drive from Ashland in the cascade foot hills east of town. We are 10 degrees cooler and well worth the drive. Our close proximity to the beautiful mountain lakes, superb fishing spots, hiking trails, cross-country ski trails and mountain biking on forest service roads, are just a few reasons our guests return again and again.

FOCUS ON ART:

We are custom furniture makers so all the furniture in the ArtYCottage is one-of-a-kind and can be ordered or bought. You are welcome to visit our work shop on the property and see custom furniture being made.

custom woodwork

custom metal work

custom textiles throughout the cottage

RELAX/MEDITATE

large private deck-barbecue

hiking out the front door

state of the” art “kitchen.

We give woodworking classes, private instruction and offer design consultation. Everything in the cottage is hand made. We have an in COTTAGE GIFT SHOP where you can purchase goods made here, soaps, robes, bags, rugs, pillows, felted bowls and coasters etc.

THINGS TO DO:

hike right out the front door, Lake Hyatt, Lake of the Woods, Emigrant Lake, Rogue River Rafting, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Cabaret Theatre, Camelot theatre, Wineries, Cheese factory, Dagoba organic chocolate factory, Galleries, Day spas.

WITHIN DRIVING DISTANCE:

Crater Lake, Table Rock, Mount McLaughlin

WIRELESS INTERNET

Keywords: Cottage/Gallery

More Details

Owner
Margaret or Tom Saydah
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017

About Margaret or Tom Saydah

I am a custom furniture builder and a welder. I love dogs. I live on the property with my wife and daughter. I love hiking and animals especially dogs. I like being close to nature so living and working on 4 acres just out side Ashland is ideal. I can walk out my front door and take a quiet hike or go to town and see a play.

Margaret or Tom Saydah purchased this cottage in 1996

Why Margaret or Tom Saydah chose Southern Oregon

We chose Ashland because it's beautiful and rural but also offers a lot of culture. It is big in the arts and we are artists. We remodeled a little house on our property with the idea that people can go on vacation and stay in an 'arty environment'.

What makes this cottage unique

While staying at the ArtYCottage you can expierence fine art such as custom furniture, metal work and textiles that you can order or purchase, cook a great meal in a state of the art kitchen, soak in the tub, relax on the deck up in the trees or walk out the front door and take a quite relaxing hike or in winter you can ski. Hiking, boating and fishing are all close by. A short drive will take you to Ashland where you have the Ashland Shakespeare Festival, Cabaret Theatre, Oregon Stage wrorks for plays, many good restaurants, wineries galore, shopping, galleries and Lithia Park. Jacksonville just down the road has the Britt out door music festival all summer

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

ArtYCottage September 9-19 3 nights for the price of 2
average rating of 4.6551723 based on 29 reviews
Davis, CA
5

Lovely cabin in the woods

  • 5 of 5

A perfect cabin - the location is wonderful, up in the hills above Ashland. The interior of the cabin is stunning - all hand crafted furniture and fittings, and feels inviting and cozy. Luckily, the fall weather was warm and sunny, and so we spent plenty of time on the spacious deck in the canopy of the oak trees. Thanks so much Tom and Margaret!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous & comfortable Arty Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This cottage in the hills above Ashland is very unique. Every piece of furniture is original, as Tom and Margaret are furniture makers. I enjoyed admiring all the furniture, bookshelves, etc. There are gorgeous quilts and blankets throughout (I assume Margaret's talent)! The cottage is well equipped with everything you will need for a pleasant stay.

It is very relaxing to sit on the back deck in the trees. It was my favorite activity until the knats ate me up. (It IS in the woods!).

The upstairs bed (Loft) was incredibly comfortable. And the downstairs bunk bed is a nice little reading nook with good lighting and tons of pillows.

There was a surprising amount of road noise for being out in the country, including some trucks. But it typically gets quiet at night, which is what I was looking for.

All in all , it is a very pleasant stay in a really unique cottage outside Ashland.

Karen Brooks

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exceeded all expectations

  • 5 of 5

This past year I've visited The American Colony Hotel in Jerusalem, the Allison Inn in Newberg and a lovely resort in Zihuatanejo. I have to say Arty Cottage is at a par with these amazing hotels. If you love art, nature and attention to detail, there is nothing better. The owners down the hill were incredibly thoughtful and gave me my solitude when I needed it, and welcomed me for wine when I was feeling social. The furnishings and creative touches are an art lovers' dream! A stay here is an exercise in slowing down to the speed of life. I went into town once but had a hard time leaving this sacred space! I plan to book two more visits in 2016 to enjoy the nearby hiking, the Shakespeare festival with a healthy dose of peace and tranquility.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, peaceful cottage!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed two nights in ArtYCottage in October and thoroughly enjoyed it! The cottage is beautifully decorated with original art, furniture and textiles. Even the plumbing fixtures are hand crafted! It is very quiet, and we slept like logs in the comfy bed under hand-made quilts. We found it lovely and relaxing. The only caution I would have for would-be renters is please come prepared to treat the cottage and its furnishings with an extra level of care and respect since the natural wood surfaces and various art objects are easily damaged. The owners live just down the drive and were readily available and happy to help us when we locked ourselves out of the cottage (oops!). I highly recommend ArtYCottage!

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Experienced travelers

  • 4 of 5

The Arty Cottage: It is gorgeous, remote and nice on the eyes. The bed upstairs is very cozy and comfortable. But like every super model, there is more than just beauty when you are looking for a suitable accommodation. This property is 20-25 minutes from Ashland. Furishings are mostly made my hand and impeccable. The loveseat is pretty small and it was hard for two people to get comfortable at once. The lighting is dim throughout the cottage which gave these 50 year old eyes a work out. Be sure to bring your own shampoo/condtioner/lotions and potions, as they do not provide such. Despite these inconveniences the Arty Cottage is one of a kind, exclusive, pristine remote retreat. I even checked out for a cat-nap on the deck (The expanse of the deck is almost the size of the cottage) in the lovely 84 degree October afternoon, before attending a Shakespeare play. Arty Cottage: Prepare for showpeice elegance!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Not remembering the address and directions and having to hunt through e-mails to try and find them can be frustrating and not a good start to a anniversary weekend especially for experienced travelers! The cottage is a beautiful 10-15 minute drive (7 miles) to Ashland where there is shopping. The amenities are listed on our web site and there is shampoo, conditioner, lotion and hand-made soap. Lighting and comfort are very individual needs. We have lots of well lit nooks for reading but we do not have canned lights throughout. The cottage has a love seat, day bed, king bed and deck with lounge chairs all that can be enjoyed romantically with a significant other. It is always disappointing when people don't fully enjoy the cottage but it is not for everyone.
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Austin, TX
5

Just as nice as we had remembered!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay at Arty Cottage. We have been raving to our friends about it since our first visit, two years ago. I am so glad that it was as beautiful and peaceful as we remembered it. And, of course, Tom and Margaret are added draws. Thank you!!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Ashland Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$160
From
$185
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,050
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

pet fee per night $25 + Tax
extra fee 2 night $75 + Tax
Pet Fee $25
Tax Rate 10.0%

YES WE ACCEPT DOGS........ THE RATE IS 25.00 PER NIGHT AND IS NOT INCLUDED IN YOUR VRBO QUOTED RATE
Discounted rates do not include HOLIDAYS and are on 3 or more nights
Rates are based on double occupancy and extra people are 35.00 per night per person
There is an extra fee of 75.00 for a two night rental

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Amenities

Ashland Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

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