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5 Acre Country Estate 6 Bdrms Beautiful Views, Surrounded by Vineyards & Horses

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

6 Bdrm 4.5 bath 3 night minimum

Bella Vista is located on five-acres of equestrian property across from boutique vineyards yet close enough to the city to enjoy the best of both worlds. Nestled amongst large estate homes, you will find serenity in this 4000 sq ft vacation home with 6-bedrooms 4.5-baths, with two full kitchens and living areas located near the top of Parrett Mountain. It is a perfect place to call home away from home.

The Location: This vacation home has amazing views and a private location yet it is conveniently located 30 minutes south of downtown Portland and 15 minutes north of the heart of the Willamette Valley Wine Country, Dundee. This private estate home is situated in an exclusive area with magnificent views but only 10 minutes from a large grocery store and Costco. This up-scale vacation home is ideal for attending equestrian events and wine country events or for exploring other area attractions including Mount Hood, the Beautiful Oregon Coast, and the famous Multnomah Falls.

The Property: This equestrian property is recently updated with beautiful amenities including slab granite and custom furnishings. The home is perfect for family and multi-family vacations, corporate retreats, small weddings, family reunions, and other special occasions. Upon arriving you are welcomed by the stunning views, in which to enjoy the fresh clean air and serenity of the area.

The Home: Bella Vista boasts in comfort. The main area is central for gathering the group or super relaxing to dive into a good book. The main attraction is the deck which over looks the riding arena and serene views including two vineyards and a pond. Every room has a view! Up a short flight of stairs you will find the master with a memory foam King bed with a large tile shower, the second bedroom is also a memory foam Queen bed, and the third bedroom upstairs has two twin beds. Also located on this level is another beautifully remodeled full bathroom with a nice tub for soaking. At the far end of the home is yet another memory foam Queen bedroom and full bathroom overlooking the garden area.

INCLUDES GUEST QUARTERS

Guest Quarters: Very chic and fully furnished attached 2 bedroom guest unit. A true delight only available to Bella Vista main house guests. This space has big picture windows, a fully equipped kitchen and with a comfy living area. Both beds are memory foam; one king size and one queen. This space makes the entire house a 6 bedroom and 4.5 bathroom with two kitchens and two living spaces, simply a great addition for a large group.

The Amenities: Hiking trails out the back door, more hiking nearby and bring your bikes for your touring pleasure. We can arrange for private wine tours, a chef to cook your meals and make all your restaurant reservations. We have beautiful stables for you to view the horses.

More Details

Owner
Owner/Manager Barbara Livingston
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 3, 2017

About Owner/Manager Barbara Livingston

This place has heart! In fact, our heart and Bella Vista is alive with the beauty of horses, gardens and peace. We have enjoyed traveling to other VRBO homes and are excited to welcome you to ours.

Owner/Manager Barbara Livingston purchased this house in 2003

Why Owner/Manager Barbara Livingston chose Oregon

The location of Bella Vista suits so many different experiences, from wine tasting, to family reunions, to graduation events, equestrian events and accommodations for both owners and horses, to simple a place to come and get away from it all.

What makes this house unique

Walking amongst the fresh air of the Oregon country side along with the access to all the wonderful site seeing this gorgeous state offers. You can take in wine tasting, hiking, biking and shopping tax free!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Barbara,



Thank you!!!!! For the opportunity to spend this long weekend in your beautiful home at Bella Vista! It's SO comfortable, you have thought of every touch and comfort possible and the cleanliness and "presentation" was stunning. We felt so relaxed and pampered here. You are an amazing "hostess".



We would (and will) highly recommend Bella Vista! I've had a hard time writing the review so please post this note if you can.
May 2017
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Amenities

Far West House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , ensuite, walk-in tile shower and gorgeous granite vanity
    Garden Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private for Garden Bedroom Guests
    Powder Bathroom - toilet , powder room located off kitchen
    Guest Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , All tile and Granite, walk in shower
    Hall Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , All tiled and granite shares with two rooms
  • All very newly remodeled by custom home builder, very comfortable.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Leaf Queen Room - 1 queen , Memory Foam Queen shares bath with Twin room
    Ex Long Twin Room - 2 twin/ single , Pillow Tops shares bath with Queen Room
    Garden Queen Room with Daybed - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Memory Foam and a Daybed with private bathroom
    Bella Vista Master Bedroom - 1 king , Memory Foam, en-suite deluxe bathroom
    Guest Suite Queen Bedroom - 1 queen , Memory Foam art deco furnishings
    Guest Suite King Bedroom - 1 king , Memory Foam with Art Deco Furnishings
  • Each room has its own lovely charm and magnificent decor. Three rooms are at at the east end of the house and the other queen room is at the west end of the home over looking the garden. We have two Play n Pak's available for infants.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beautifully well appointed gourmet kitchen with many extra's, you can cook any holiday meal with ease. Gas grill for cooking out on the deck. Bathrooms have many amenities. Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer. Handicapped Accessible (may have limitations).

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(76 traveler reviews)

5 Acre Country Estate 6 Bdrms Beautiful Views, Surrounded by Vineyards & Horses
average rating of 4.894737 based on 77 reviews
5

Wonderful space for our family gathering to celebrate a graduation.

  • 5 of 5

Our family came together to celebrate our son's graduation from medical school. We had family of all ages and our dog.

Barbara was gracious and very helpful in arranging the details for the visit.

The home is beautiful and perfect for a family get together and for entertaining.

We really liked staying just out of the city. It was so relaxing. To a person everyone exclaimed about how perfect it was for all of us getting together.

I loved how well the kitchen was stocked.

We loved the fire pit. Family had a great time late into the night without worrying about bothering neighbors.

We catered two meals which worked perfectly with the kitchen and layout. I will miss the heated kitchen floors!

The downstairs rooms have their own kitchenette, seating area, bathroom and door to the outdoor.

Barbara sends very detailed instructions which are helpful and important in order to properly take care of the home while you're there.

She is often on the property taking care of the horses and stables and is readily available if questions or needs arise.

The communication was quick and complete.

I enthusiastically recommend this lovely home for your group.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

5 Acres of Beauty!

  • 5 of 5

With our parents gone, and after selling their home and meeting place in San Diego, my brothers and I had to decide where we could meet for a family reunion. We settled on Portland, Oregon and started looking for houses to rent. We came across this gem and thought is was perfect in pictures. It is even more beautiful in person! There is plenty of room for everyone. We had 11 people staying at the house and with 6 bedrooms, a deck, a fire pit, and acres of land, we loved it. Once the rainy weather broke, we were able to spend time outside and enjoy the beautiful scenery, deck and fire pit. My daughter went over to the stables and spent time with the horses, which she really enjoyed. Thank you, Barbara for a wonderful place for my brothers and I to catch up and spend quality time with family in such a warm and inviting home.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home! Well appointed....peaceful setting.

  • 5 of 5

Our family met up from three different locations for the weekend for an archery tournament in Tigard. The house exceeded our expectations! The bedrooms were large and very comfortable. Comfy mattresses and pillows...which are often overlooked. The gathering areas were spacious for our group of 9. We found everything we needed in the kitchen. The owner was very responsive when we needed her, and not intrusive when we didn't. She recommended a wonderful personal chef, Sabra, who prepared a lovely meal for us while her partner Jerry entertained us with his accordion. My grandkids were enthralled with the instrument and danced and twirled and made memories that will last forever. The setting of the house is so beautiful. Although it was very cold the weekend we were there (there were even snow flurries) the mist and the clouds over the trees and the pond were breathtaking. The grounds and the house are pristine! My Mom uses a walker and was able to navigate the few steps to the main floor bedroom. My grandchildren loved the toys, games and books that were available. The owner clearly takes pride in her property and it shows! I'm already scheming how to include Bella Vista into future vacation plans. You will not regret booking this home. Enjoy!

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful ranch, spacious, awesome amenities

  • 5 of 5

Bella Vista was a very comfortable ranch (we were 10 in all and a pet). We have the utmost appreciation for how well appointed it was - from the kitchen to the bathrooms - every detail on a high end home was well thought through and provided in a grand vacation rental. The enormous property makes for great walks and interactions with the working stable and horses. The owner is a very gracious and welcoming host and helped us with intimate knowledge of Willamette Valley - from dining to wine tasting. Highly recommend this opulent get away!!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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PURE BEAUTY AND HEAVEN

  • 5 of 5

Bella Vista was absolutely the most incredible girls weekend stay we could have wished for!!!! This was such beautiful home with such character. This house was spotless, so clean, and cozy!!!! Plenty of bedrooms for the girls to sleep comfortably, the location was close to the wineries, and there were gorgeous grounds to take walks and relax! Property owners/management were always available if we needed. It was the perfect girls weekend, and we can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Second Visit Surpasses First

  • 5 of 5

The first visit to this wonderfully comfortable home in 2014 was great but this second visit was even better. The spotless, well laid out house, the views, the deck and general ambience make the visit so comfortable and welcoming. We had several home and group cooked meals which kept us together and actually, probably saved money. Then we got to watch the Olympics in the accommodating TV area. New tile and different carpeting were a thoughtful and no doubt costly change. I highly recommend this location.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Map

Alloro Vineyard
Fuji's In Sherwood
Quailhurst Vineyard Estate
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Portland International Airport (PDX)
Nearest Barpub
2.5 Miles
Sports Bar and many others
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Langdon Farm Golf Club, Canby Oregon
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Wilsonville Commuter Train to Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I-5, exit 286
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Several
Nearest Ski
75 Miles
Timberline Lodge, Mt Hood
Nearest Beach
76 Miles
Lincoln City
Car: recommended

Newberg, Willamette Valley, Oregon, USA (30 Mins-Downtown Pdx, Surrounded by Vineyards)

Other Activities: shopping, boating, health/beauty spa

Golf: Portland Area boosts some world class golf courses and a driving range within 3 miles! Tualatin Greens, Lake Oswego Public Course, and many many more!

Ski: Skiing is an easy day trip to Timberline Ski Area, Mount Hood Meadows, and Ski Bowl. Snow shoeing, and cross country is all though out the national forest lands on Mount Hood.

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Rates & Availability

Far West House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Apr 14 2017 - Dec 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$590
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$395
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
Cleaning Fee $325
Insurance $79 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

2 Living areas available under the same roof. Available only the same Guests.
#1 Main House and Guest Suite*:
6 bedroom 4.5 bathroom, 4000 sq ft -3 night minimum $570/nt Dec 1st to April 15th, $590/nt Regular Rate
Holidays 4 night minimum $650/nt plus fees.
#2 Main House only:
4 bedroom 3.5 bathroom, 3000 sq ft - 3 night minimum $370/nt Dec 1st to April 15th, $390/nt Regular Rate,
Holidays 4 night minimum $450/nt plus fees.
Minimum Stays: Winter 2 nights, Summer 3 nights, Holidays 4 nights.
CONTACT FOR MORE INFORMATION
*Guest Suite attached to main house: 2 bedrooms, full bathroom, full kitchen & living room
Cleaning Fee, tax, insurance vary.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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