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Spacious Home, Mountain & Valley Views, Privacy Galore & All the Extras!!!

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Bedrooms 3
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Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights


Brightwood House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 6)

BOULDER CREEK RETREATS is a wonderful place to come & spend time with your family, friends or just the '2 of you' :) It has recently been remodeled & furnished, practically everything is NEW!!! Our spacious, comfortable home sleeps 6 people, has three bedrooms, two baths, a very relaxing living room, separate dining area, large kitchen (purposely oversupplied), and an extra Bonus room upstairs - it's great for those who want to watch something different, play games, read a book quietly, work on a puzzle or take a simple nap. PRIVACY ? NOT A PROBLEM, the property reclines on one acre, high up in the mountains, surrounded by an outstanding view of the Cascade Mountain range, full of greenery, trees and wildlife. At times, you can listen to our seasonal creek as it runs by.

This home truly has a 'Welcoming Way' of its own. As you enter through its French doors, it feels like you will want to stay FOREVER. *We always have it ready for you* Day or night, the lighting is perfect, the stereo is on softly or the TV, whichever you prefer and your greeted with the warmth of a fire. Special requests are encouraged & if it's in our power, we will do it!

Before I begin the verbal tour of this awesome home. I must say the wrap around decks add quite the tone for your excursion. They allow you to view a variety of panoramic views, from sun rays peeking through the forest, to open landscaping with decorative trees, lawn and a quaint creek rolling by, to the towering mountains above. The front part of the porch area is covered, so no matter what the weather, guess what, we have you covered. (No pun intended) So go ahead and get that latte, have a little sip and look out and say to yourself 'WOW, this is unbelievable!' The deck includes an 6 man Hot Tub with lounging chairs all around, plus there is a BBQ gas grill just in case :)

Unfortunately, Pets are not allowed

Main Floor:

*Living Room has very substantial viewing windows and the 3 couches accommodate your ease of enjoying the life of the forest. The home fires from the wood stove provide an appealing atmosphere and we aim to provide as much wood as it takes to keep that happening. DSL Internet works day & night, as long as you can keep your eyes open! We also wall mounted the 40' Satellite TV so everyone could see! The 100 channel choices will make it interesting for those TV controllers? if you know what I mean :) But that's OK because we have more than one TV. There is a DVD / VHS player with lots of Free VHS movies to watch and if you want to unplug, wind down and just be still for awhile, turn on the compact CD Stereo player with your favorite music or the AM/FM.

*Kitchen is off of the Living Room for easy access. Get my point :) Those little late night snacks are calling! We know from experience that the kitchen area is large enough for 2 cooks to wheel away at their gourmet meals. It is well supplied with kitchenware and cookware including coffee, tea and customary spices, just in case they were left behind. For your convenience there is a storage shelves for all your non-refrigerated items.

*Laundry Room is next to the kitchen with washer, dryer and hamper. So if you get dirty, don't worry. There are windows viewing the front lawn,foliage and decorative trees with a door leading outside to the side yard and creek.

*Bathroom is off of living & dining room areas next to the master bedroom, very convenient. It is very well lit for those morning make overs and included are toiletries, quality thick towels of various sizes and of course a tub & shower combo.

*Dining Room is perfect for 6 people, lots of elbow room! The dining table is quite unusual, it has a glass table top with marble stands. You will be sure to enjoy each other, as you share in the goodies prepared for you. The window view is of the peaceful forest, with the sun rays glimmering through,as only they can.

*Master Bedroom is a rather substantial suite off with a King size ultra-comfortable bed, the finest linen, heating blanket for those really cold nights and a warm comforter. Also furnished with chests of drawers, night stand with good lighting - just for that novel you've been meaning to finish & an oversized closet, trust me, there will be room. You do have accessibility to a semi-private deck that sits around the corner from the spa. The view is exquisite! The country side 'shows off' with the majestic mountains as its back drop.


*Bonus Room has a double size Futon, pillows and throw blanket to watch the 27' TV placed in cabinet with drawers for clothing. A DVD-VHS player sits above. Come on 'Lets play' There's free VHS movies from a selection of 105, an abundant supply of adult & children's games, plus puzzles galore.

*2nd Bedroom is exactly like the master bedroom, same furnishings, except it has Queen size bed instead.

*Bathroom is set between the bedrooms. Fantastic lighting with a sky light. Plenty of toiletries & towels. It has a nice shower.

*3rd Bedroom has day bed with trundle and a night stand.

'All in All' it's a short drive to ski resorts, adventure park, hiking trails, the rivers, restaurants, shopping and evening entertainment.

'We do reserve the right to refuse service to anyone'

Keywords: Mt Hood, OR, Vacation Rental, Retreat, Lodging, Cabin, getaway, Brightwood, Sandy & Salmon River, Cascade mountain view, seasonal creek, 1 Private acre, parking, Family friendly, New remodel & furnishings, 3 bedroom. Near Mt. Hood Village local pool, Wemme, Welches, Zig Zag, Rhododendron, Government Camp

Recreation & Activities: Resorts, Mt Hood National Forest, Wildwood Recreation Site & Park, Mt. Hood Adventure Park, Collins & Trillium Lake, Timberline Lodge, Ski Bowl, Mt. Hood Meadows, site seeing, tours, golfing, fly fishing, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, walking & hiking trails, mountain biking, rock climbing, horseback riding, Snow, skiing, cross country, snowboarding, snowshoeing, sledding, inner tubing, plus restaurants, shopping, & evening entertainment. Comes with Internet, DSL, Satellite TV, free movies, games, puzzles, Hot Tub, wood stove, BBQ and lots of wildlife, ideal for bird watchers & the Deer / Elk lovers

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Carol Davies
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 26, 2016
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About Carol Davies

My husband & I have lived here for over 24 years and have enjoyed the seasonal changing views, the peace and quiet, the company of our furry friends and the small, quaint Mt. Hood community with all of its unending activities. We love spending time with our children and especially those cute grandkids!

Our friends are very important to us, so we have a lot going on. Our favorite things to do are read, keep physically fit, go for hikes, do some fishing & boating along with swimming.

Carol Davies purchased this house in 1993

Why Carol Davies chose Mount Hood

We choose to move here because of the beauty that captivates us when we are up in the Cascade Mountains. The small local communities and all of its variety is definitely a plus and everything is easily accessible. There is never a dull moment and so many fun things to do. When we want some 'R & R' its right here too!

What makes this house unique

The warm, cozy feeling and the lay out of the home which allows for easy access and communicating. We enjoy the grounds, there are lots of places for outdoor funnin' and a place for the kids to romp. The area where the Hot Tub sits gives you privacy even when others are around. The best part is the occasional Elk or Deer that roam by

Guestbook comments from the owner

On behalf of all of us, I want to tell you how much we enjoyed our stay at your rental house. The tranquility of the site made a long weekend seem like a much longer vacation, and it gave our family the privacy we wanted for our visit. Belinda and I made all the decisions - where to go and stay - in response to my sister's request that we all get together for a hiking vacation to celebrate her birthday; our decisions delighted everyone. The house, furnishings, and surroundings were all you promised. Belinda felt the porch was even larger and more lovely than she expected from the photos - we could all sit there, close together yet facing the view. Perfect! It was very sweet of you to share your blackberries with us. When Belinda was six, and her father was working in Africa, we took a trip from DC to Quebec; one very hot day in Vermont we stopped to stay in a tiny motel where the proprietor greeted guests with punch made with local berries. She took Belinda out on the hillside to pick berries, while I relaxed; your berries brought that wonderful memory back to us both! We look forward to returning to Brightwood someday
Aug 2013
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Spacious Home, Mountain & Valley Views, Privacy Galore & All the Extras!!!
average rating of 4.946429 based on 57 reviews

Relaxing, tranquil getaway

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this Brightwood home. The host supplied us with everything we needed and we were able to make ourselves very at home and comfortable. The "cabin" was very spacious, especially for two. She was also readily available via text and email before and during our stay. The property itself was beautiful, we even had a deer sighting. We were able to cook almost all of our meals on the grill (except for some delicious grilled cheese sandwiches, which we made on the stove). My boyfriend and I had a great time and were very relaxed and rejuvenated. My only complaint is that I wish we were able to stay longer!

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Carlisle, PA

Beautiful Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the Brightwood home. The owner was very friendly, and the house was spotlessly clean. The forest that surrounded the home was beautiful and peaceful. Sitting on the deck listening to the birds and watching the wildlife provided us with a very relaxing week.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Queens NY

A slice of heaven ~

  • 5 of 5

I have no idea how tuck away this place and it is exactly what I was looking for to get away from NYC.

The drive up toward the house is narrow but so cute, like you're going into the woods... wait that is exactly it!

Our host did a great job cleaning up the house upon our arrival.

We only got to use the 1st floor since it's only 3 of us there and it is very spacious.

I absolutely love the view from dining room and porch.

Even if it's just sitting by the hot tub for a quick foot soak, I can't stop staring at the view. Just looks like I'm in the calendar pictures. Our host was very nice and even called to see if there is anything we need.

I would definitely recommend my friends to visit.

Thank you for everything.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, OR

Amazing experience!

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What an amazing weekend getaway!

The property and house were perfect. The view from the living room/dining room is a beautiful view of the trees, hills, and mist. In the morning the deer made their way down the hillside to top it all off! The house itself is immaculate, but so cozy! A great collection of classic VHSs, puzzles, and a hot tub make it easy to forget about work and computers.

The house is so close to many trail heads and not that far from the mountain proper. My friends and I went on walks everyday and never had to even go as far as the highway! It was so relaxing!

We would love to go back again!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Great place

  • 5 of 5

I wanted to write a review when we first showed up. This property is cleaner than a hospital! When we arrived, I couldn't find a pine needle even on the deck. Owners take great care of this entire property. Rock walls, privacy, cleanliness, views from the covered porch/hot tub are some of the things we appreciated about this gem. Carol is very thorough and welcoming, we are already planning our next visit! Thank you again for everything.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Loved it

  • 5 of 5

This was such a nice, relaxing property! We loved the privacy and peaceful surrounding. The property was so comfortable and felt like home. We would rent this property again!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Timberline Lodge
"National Historic Landmark, Silcox Hut, Cascade Dining Room, Snowcat Transport Service, ..."
Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort
Mount Hood Ski Bowl Resort
Altitude at The Resort at The Mountain
El Burro Loco
Sandy Ridge Trail System
Wildwood Recreation Site
Rainbow Trout Farm
Hazelnut House Bakery
Mountain Sports
The Courses
Nearest Airport
38.14 Miles
Nearest Golf
4.83 Miles
Resort @ the Mountain
Nearest Motorway
1.24 Miles
Hwy 26
Nearest Restaurant
3.53 Miles
Rendezvous Grill
Nearest Ski
16.31 Miles
Government Camp - Ski Bowl
Nearest Beach
120.52 Miles
Cannon Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Mt Hood Village Resort
Nearest Point of Interest
Wildwood Recreation Site
Nearest Point of Interest
The Rendezvous Grill & Tap Room
Nearest Point of Interest
The Fly Fishing Shop
Nearest Point of Interest
Cafe Aria
Nearest Point of Interest
El Burro Loco
Nearest Point of Interest
Hoodland Plaza
Nearest Point of Interest
The Altitude Restaurant @ the Resort on the Mtn.
Nearest Point of Interest
Zig Zag Inn
Nearest Point of Interest
Zig Zag Mountain Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Rainbow Trout Farm
Nearest Point of Interest
Barlow Trail Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Sandy Ridge Mountain Bike Trail System
Nearest Point of Interest
Ski Bowl
Nearest Point of Interest
Mt. Hood Adventure Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Timberline Lodge
Nearest Point of Interest
Mt. Hood Meadows
Nearest Point of Interest
Golf Course @ the Resort at the Mountain
Car: necessary

wildlife viewing, water falls, snowshoeing, historical hot spots, rental facilities, dental services, nearest hospital 24 miles


Rates & Availability

Brightwood House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 5 2016 - Nov 22 2016
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 26 2016
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Nov 27 2016 - Dec 15 2016
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Christmas Break
Dec 16 2016 - Dec 21 2016
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Dec 22 2016 - Dec 25 2016
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
New Year Break
Dec 26 2016 - Dec 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
New Years
Dec 29 2016 - Jan 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Jan 2 2017 - Jan 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Martin Luther King
Jan 13 2017 - Jan 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.8%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed
Cleaning fee: 5-6 persons $125 / 7-10 days $150
Property Damage Protection Ins. available - $59.00, for 5-6 guests
We accept Checks 30 days prior to arrival and Cash if there is a last minute booking or adjustments
*Please request an "Inquiry" for Holiday pricing and to obtain an EXACT quote:D
*If you have questions, feel free to call or E-Mail me. "Always Happy to Serve You"

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Brightwood House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1644 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Ski light
  • each supplied with 'Tommy Hilfiger' bath towels & hand towels, wash clothes, hand & body soap, air fresheners, kleenex and toilet paper, shower/tub rubber mat, bath rugs and HAIR DRYER. *Bathroom floors are 'hand scrubbed':)
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Large master bedroom with mountain & creek views
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , overlooking forest view
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , with trundle, also has mountain, valley & forest views
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , in Bonus room - Full size futon, view of mountains
  • *Bedroom 1 downstairs - alarm clock & AM/FM radio, 'Englander' pillow top mattress, plush pillows, ELECTRIC BLANKET, large walk-in closet, PRIVATE ENTRANCE onto deck & spa *Bedroom 2 upstairs - alarm clock, 'Simmons Beautyrest' pillow top mattress, plush pillows, ELECTRIC BLANKET, open closet *Bedroom 3 upstairs - 'Simmons Beautyrest' mattress', night light ALL Mattresses & Pillows are covered with Allerease/Bug mite protection!
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
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