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'Elve Huset' (Norwegian River House)

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,200 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Home Right On The Beautiful Smith River! (Sleeps 6)

This home has many amenities, including outside sitting areas, barbeque, a deck overlooking the river, lovely cabin set ups in bedrooms, kitchen and living areas. Each bedroom has a queen bed with new mattresses, huge fireplace in great room with plenty of wood, air conditioning and several tvs with cable and wifi. A spa tub is in the master upstairs bathroom and a skylight in the bedroom. A washer and dryer are off of the kitchen. Everything you could want or need is there.

Property Manager
Andrew Week
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018

About Andrew Week

My grandfather bought this property many years ago and it has been handed down to me and our family! I can't tell you enough about how this property has came to be one of the most important part of our lives. We want you to share in our passion for this property and we feel you will also be touched like we have been.

Andrew Week purchased this cabin in 1940

Why Andrew Week chose Gasquet

Everyone seems to enjoy their stay here

What makes this cabin unique

Every morning I get up and make my self a cup of coffee and swivel the chair around in the living room to face the river in all of its wonder. I sit there peacefully as the water races down to the ocean, read the paper and gently sip on my coffee.


Gasquet Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Master Bath
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , The downstairs bedroom has a TV!
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , The Master Suite is upstairs with a Master Bathroom!
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , We have a bedroom with a queen bed.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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'Elve Huset' (Norwegian River House)
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

We loved this property!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The Owner/Mgr was a delight to work with!!! The property was amazing!!! I have never been to a more well stocked VRBO (and we travel extensively) in my travels...the staff that prepares property even prepped the fireplace for our first fire!!! (ie; kindling, wood, etc) The views and access to the river can't be beat. My family and I loved it so much, we plan on making it an annual tradition to meet here.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Can’t say enough great things!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this house. It was so comfortable, so cozy, and in such a beautiful place. And Andrew was awesome to work with. We are already planning our next trip back!!

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Redondo Beach, CA

Great house and great location

  • 5 of 5

The house is roomy and well stocked with everything you need. The grounds are very well maintained. Great views of the river.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Arcata, CA

Beautiful, secluded, comfortable spot on a great part of the river

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here! The photos of the property are great, but because of perspective and just actually being there, they just don't do this spot justice. It is absolutely beautiful and peaceful. As others have said, there are a lot of great little nooks to explore and in which to relax and tons of little touches. We especially appreciated the cards throughout the house and our daughter really loved the animal pillows and stuffed owl. In the early evening, you can wander down to the river, sit on a rock in the middle, listen to the water and smell the trees and easily imagine that it is 1000 years ago. We hope to return!

One word of caution that we learned the hard way - print out directions before you leave! It is a little tricky to find, neither our Verizon nor AT&T service worked, and Gasquet closes up fairly early. But wi-fi worked great once we were there!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Long Beach

Perfect location in the Forest 🌲

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful spot on river. The house was cozy and had everything we needed!

The owner Andrew was great to deal with!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Magical memories were made on this adventure

  • 5 of 5

This is the most amazing, serene, quiet, beautiful hideaway we have ever stayed. The hidden getaways on the property alone make this a haven. The owners have clearly made this a home away from home. We spent a lot of time on the swing listening to the sounds of the Smith River which puts on its own subtle show of beauty.

The surrounding landscape and the little nuances surrounding the property make this a hidden gem. This time of year was no problem wading among the well defined river bottom just below the property. Just a few yards away the water deepens for those who want to swim. We caught a brown trout just off the property line and cooked it up for all to savor. The inside of the home is just as beautiful and has its own little nuances and bits of history about the home and the area. I would highly recommend this hideaway for a romantic weekend or to share with your family. Crescent City is a great town just about 14 miles away and has several attractions for adults and kids alike. We will absolutely stay here again. Thank you for your kindness and for making this memory last a lifetime

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
21.5 Miles
Crescent City Airport
Nearest Barpub
14 Miles
Del Norte Golf Course
Nearest Golf
14 Miles
Del Norte Golf Course
Nearest Train
166 Miles
Train Station in Klamath Falls
Nearest Motorway
9.9 Miles
Highway 199
Nearest Restaurant
24 Miles
Ship Ashore Restaurant
Nearest Ski
135 Miles
Mount Ashland
Nearest Beach
24 Miles
Smith River
Car: necessary




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
cleaning fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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