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Jenny Hutson

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english

New Vacation Home Prime Location in Town

19 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Hood River House Rental Photos and Description

One bedroom duplex, one bath, a walk to downtown

Prime location in Hood River, great access to all the area's activities, and a look and feel of the Northwest is what this vacation home has to offer.

A five minute walk takes you to shops for kiteboarding, windsurfing, kayaking, biking, fishing, skiing, snowboarding, or apparel for trekking. In this mix of shops are restaurants, bars, theatres, pubs and coffee shops. No need to drive.

Outdoor recreation is close. Just three minutes in your vehicle gets you to water sports like kiteboarding, windsurfing, stand-up paddleboarding, or just a swim at the Event Center. If you like boating, the marina is right next door. Hike or bike on one of the many trails nearby.

To get a little space from all this action, Interstate-84 is nearby that will take you east to The Dalles, or west to Cascade Locks and the National Scenic Area of the Columbia River Gorge. Highway 35 will take you south on a 45 minute drive through the orchards of Hood River Valley to Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort and on to the historic Timberline Lodge on Mt. Hood. Or take the Hood River Bridge north to Washington and the town of White Salmon.

Custom maple cabinets, slate kitchen and bathroom floors, and warm lighting will impress your family and friends. No factory products or colors here. The attached garage keeps your vehicle cool in summmer and warm and dry in winter. The garage has secure storage space for all your sports equipment, too.

Stay here for an unforgettable experience.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Jenny Hutson (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

4.7
based on 19 traveler reviews

New Vacation Home Prime Location in Town
average rating of 4.736842 based on 19 reviews
Redmond, Washington
4

Nice property

  • 4 of 5

Clean, modern, and well-maintained unit, very close to downtown Hood River (easily walkable in a few minutes). The location has an awkward driveway entrance that is somewhat inconvenient to get out of. Other than that, no real complaints. Garage has some convenient storage racks for sporting equipment if needed.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute, convenient and clean!

  • 5 of 5

The unit is lovely and if you enjoy a space that is clean and free of clutter, this is the place for you!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect weekend

  • 5 of 5

Used for home base for a weekend wedding. Everything was clean. Woodwork and shower stone were beautiful. Quiet for sleeping at night. Everything was in working order. No surprises. Close to everything in town.

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

Cozy place close to town

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at this home, it was very clean and comfortable and the walk into town was very short! Such a beautiful place to visit, we will be back for sure :)

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic 5 stars!

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic all around! Close to town, quite, clean, and well furnished. We will look to stay again on our next visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Minneapolis
3

Generally as expected, but a few frustrating things...

  • 3 of 5

This is a nice unit in a convenient location, and was generally as expected. However, there were a few things that individually were very minor, but collectively, they became frustrating.

First, there was some type of miscommunication with the housekeeper, which delayed our check-in time. The owner notified us of this delay at approximately 4:15 PM on the day of check-in. No problem. We were out sightseeing anyway, and didn't arrive at the house until around 6:00 PM. When we arrived, the housekeeper was finished/gone and we were able to check-in. However, the housekeeper did a horrible job cleaning the unit. There was debris/food all over the counters and table. There was still dirty laundry in the washing machine. The floor didn't look vacuumed. The beds were not made. The shampoo bottle was left empty. Fine, so we cleaned, did laundry, made the bed, etc. Not too big of a deal, but I am left wondering what our $70 housekeeping fee covered. When we departed, we left the unit much cleaner than it was when we arrived.

Next we both tried repeatedly (and unsuccessfully) to connect to the Wifi... eventually, we realized that the password, as provided on the HomeAway app, was incorrect. We finally found a different password (the correct one) in a binder provided by the owner inside of the home.

After that, we were hoping to use the bikes to do some exploring around the town. We opened the garage to find that the bikes, as shown in the photos for this property, did not exist. No bike ride.

Lastly, as a warning to future guests who use Google Maps for navigation (as I do) ... Google Maps is unable to locate this property. It will take you to the wrong location. You need to follow the directions provided on the HomeAway app. The unit is actually located off of Eugene Street, not Sherman Ave. Google Maps will take you to Sherman Ave, which is incorrect. I acknowledge this is nobody's fault, but as I mentioned, all of these things collectively became a little frustrating.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We apologize for our unit not being ready at the time of your arrival and will refund your cleaning fee. Our housekeeper made a mistake on the schedule. This is the first time it has happened in 3 yrs.since we started renting out our vacation home. Sincerely, Jenny and John
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
PDX Portland International
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Mt. Hood Scenic Railway
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstate 84 Oregon Highway 35
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
10 restaurants
Nearest Ski
32 Miles
Mt. Hood Meadows
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Event Site
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Hood River House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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2 night minimum stay
$185
 

Additional information about rental rates

housekeeping $70
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Hood River House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • All slate floors and shower/tub enclosure.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living area - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Living area with leather sofa queensize foldout bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

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