Fall in love with Portland in our cute, clean, and newly renovated 1925 Craftsman bungalow in close-in NE. Full of art, books, and plants, the house has an open floor plan, providing a nice “flow” and abundant natural light. The location is superb - with a walk score of 86, it's a short walk to shopping, lively nightlife and restaurants, and several lovely parks. The area is extremely bike friendly (the house is situated near the junction of two major bike routes) a there is an affordable bike rental nearby.
ABOUT THE HOUSE:
-3 bedrooms w/ additional sleeping nook in living room
-2 full baths
-Newly remodeled modern kitchen features deep sink, breakfast bar, oven/range top, refrigerator/freezer, toaster oven, dishwasher, and all the dishes and cookware you’ll need for up to 8 people
-Large variety of books available for you to enjoy during your stay
-Large fenced backyard with large garden and furnished back patio area (including grill)
-Pet and kid friendly, with plenty of toys and kids’ books (crib available upon request)
-Backyard berry bushes and vegetable garden (seasonal)
ABOUT THE AREA:
-Quiet, tree-lined street in sweet neighborhood with older homes and lovely gardens, but close to everything!
-Perfect location for experiencing the vibrant Alberta St., Mississippi St., Williams St. and Dekum triangle areas
-Short walk to direct bus lines to downtown, convention center, train station, etc.
-10 min drive from airport, public transit also available
-10-15 minute bike ride to downtown along easy bike paths
-3 blocks from Safeway grocery store, 10 blocks from natural food co-operative, 1 mile from New Seasons
-5 blocks from Post office
-12 blocks to farmers market (May to November)
-Driveway and plenty of street parking in front of the house
-Zipcar rental nearby
NEARBY RESTAURANTS/CAFES (WITHIN A 20-MINUTE WALK)
-Podnah’s Pit BBQ
-The Tin Shed Cafe
-Various food carts on Alberta St.
-The Bye and Bye
-Alberta St. Public House (feat. live music nightly)
-The Radio Room
-The Firehouse Restaurant
-Good Neighbor Pizza
-Woodlawn Coffee House
-Cup and Saucer Café
-Old Town Pizza
-Horn of Africa
(Many other excellent Portland restaurants - such as Ciao Vito, Pine State, Del Inti, Bernie's, Branch Whiskey Bar, La Bonita, Bella Faccia, Eat, Lincoln, Tasty and Sons, and more - are a short bike ride away)
INCLUDED IN NIGHTLY RATE:
-Towels and linens
-Organic teas and coffee
-WIFI and all utilities
Sebastien and Amanda adore Portland but have temporarily moved to France. Amanda’s mother Karin lives next door and is the acting property manager. Karin will provide the keys and is your local contact. She is happy to answer any questions you may have (before 8 pm please!) and give recommendations, orientation, etc. Additionally, Amanda and Sebastien will be available by email, and we provide an ample collection of maps and information on things to do and see in Portland and greater Oregon.