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ArtFulLife II - Life on a Higher Level

ArtFulLife II - A level above
Very good
6 reviews
ArtFulLife II - A level above
The view from the front door as you enter ArtFulLife II.
Looking left from the front door you see the original fireplace (inactive) from the 1888 house.
Looking right from the front door you see the kitchen open to the living room.
The step saver kitchen is essentially apart of the living room.
A portfolio of photographs by a European artist hangs above the bed. The title is Carved and Craved.
Local art artisan chest in the bedroom.
The bedroom as seen through the french doors from the living room.
Across the street is a great wine bar.
The streetcar is a quick three blocks awa.
My favorite theater - Cinema 21 - is only five blocks away on NW 21st.
Gourmet groceries at their best - two blocks away.
Steps from shopping.
Shops and restaurants around the corner.
Media's favorite Salt & Staw is dangersouly close (one block).
Shops around the corner.
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Portland, Oregon
In Portland's Historic Alphabet District

ArtFulLife II is an upper-floor flat in the same charming 1885 home as ArtFulLife and shares its unique art-filled aesthetic. Converted from what were the home’s original parlor rooms, ArtFulLife II is small but features a separate bedroom, partitioned off from the living room by a set of French doors. The bedroom window looks out over the building’s front porch to the street. The unit features 10’ ceilings in the bathroom and 9’ ceilings in the other two rooms, original Bay windows, and a gas fireplace believed to be original (however, the gas is shut off). It also has a 1940s kitchenette that has been modernized with Ikea modifications and new appliances. A retro 50s sofa, designer chairs, Mid-Century floor lamp, wooden blinds, and a TV stand that began its life as a library cart round out t...
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About the Owner, Fred R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 2 properties
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English first
Tampa, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviewed 29 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

This place was centrally located, cozy and eclectic. It was in a perfect location to walk to wonderful restaurants and boutiques on NW 23rd. The flat is on a cherry blossom lined street and the bed is SUPER comfy. Plus, Fred is friendly and helpful. We will definitely recommend this place to anyone wanting to visit Portland!

Olympia, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 18 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Really enjoyed our short stay in Portland. This little apartment was in the perfect location to access great shops and restaurants in the Nob Hill area and NW 23rd. Parking was tricky but the parking pass was helpful. The apartment itself was small but the bed was comfortable and being so close to all the action, it was very quiet.

Management response:

Glad you enjoyed your stay Natalie! Hope to see you back soon!


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Westtown, New York
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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We had a great visit, apartment was nice, close to all shops/restaurants. Couch needs to be replaced as at the end of the day when you return it was like sitting on cement bags. Thankfully, we used the bed pillows for a little relief, but come on guys we are not the first to tell you this. While your at...

Management response:

Hi Bob, Sorry you feel that way - and didn't want to let me know directly. You actually are the first and only (of nearly 100 folks who have stayed with us) who commented on the sofa. I am sorry you feel that way. Obviously the decoration is the place is not for everyone - and if you want lots...


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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1 Mar 2017 -
31 Oct 2017
Summer 2017
1 night
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  • Cleaning fee: €42 / stay - Fee
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