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Sandy River Ski House

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
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The Sandy River Ski house is located in a older, quiet neighborhood in Brightwood/Welches, sitting just at the base of Mount Hood. The property is located on the Sandy River and whether looking for to stroll along the banks or snap great pictures of the outdoors, this property provides it all. You can hear the rushing river from the porch with easy access walking down to waters edge. Walk, swim, kayak in the Sandy River 200 feet from the house. Located within Mount Hood National Forest , with access to the regions forests for hiking, camping, skiing, kayaking, rafting and exploring. Just an easy drive from Portland. Large Fir trees stand tall on the property, giving it much privacy. Holiday periods require a 3 night minimum stay. Excellent restaurants within minutes along with a short 25 m...The Sandy River Ski house is located in a older, quiet neighborhood in Brightwood/Welches, sitting just at the base of Mount Hood. The property is located on the Sandy River and whether looking for to stroll along the banks or snap great pictures of the outdoors, this property provides it all. You can hear the rushing river from the porch with easy access walking down to waters edge. Walk, swim, kayak in the Sandy River 200 feet from the house. Located within Mount Hood National Forest , with access to the regions forests for hiking, camping, skiing, kayaking, rafting and exploring. Just an easy drive from Portland. Large Fir trees stand tall on the property, giving it much privacy. Holiday periods require a 3 night minimum stay. Excellent restaurants within minutes along with a short 25 minute drive to historic Timberline Lodge, with skiing year round. Ski Bowl and Mount Hood Meadows ski areas are also located on Mount Hood. Easy driving to Hood River for world class windsurfing. Raft the Deschuttes river in Maupin just 1 hour away from the house location. Explore the forests for mushrooms or pick huckleberries while in season. Watch the Salmon spawn and return in the lower Sandy River and across the street in the 'Salmon' river. The Zig Zag ranger district office is 2 miles away for valuable current hiking and forest activity information. Golf: Golf just up the street at the Resort on the mountain. Ski: A quick 12 mile drive to Ski Bowl, 13 miles to Summit ski area, 18 miles to Timberline Lodge and Ski area, 24 miles to Mount Hood Meadows, 26 miles to Cooper Spur. Easy and quick driving to many locations to begin your cross country skiing activities or snow shoeing!More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
David C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:November 2013
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Reviewed 1 July 2020 via mobile

Beautiful home. Excellent location for hiking and local fun. A very quiet setting, with a short walk to the river. David was an excellent host, he helped us plan local activities. The house was super clean and had many amenities. A hidden gem of a...More

Date of stay: June 2020
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Liamspapa1956, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2020

Glad to have you as a guest, your welcome back anytime.

Reviewed 6 March 2020

The Sandy River Ski House is spacious, clean, and quiet in a beautiful wooded setting near the river. Great proximity to lots of hikes and snow sports. David was quickly responsive to any questions, and had lots of information about local attractions available at the...More

Date of stay: February 2020
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Liamspapa1956, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2020

Great to have you and your family. Please visit again!

Reviewed 17 February 2020

Spacious home. Always very clean and neat with modern amenities (including wifi). This cabin sits on a beautiful wooded property that goes all the way to the banks of the Sandy river. I have been up on multiple occasions with my girlfriend and we both...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank H9087KEoliverb
Liamspapa1956, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2020

Thanks for enjoying our quiet place!

Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

The perfect family getaway. Beautiful woodsy location near MT Hood. Right on the river. Cozy wood burning fireplace and huge kitchen. Lots of room to be together or find peaceful space. Going back every year!

Date of stay: November 2018
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Liamspapa1956, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2019

Thanks! Your welcome back anytime.

Reviewed 21 June 2018

Easy drive from Portland and perfect place to launch from to all the mountain points of interests: hiking, skiing, lakes, rivers, Timberline lodge, as well as close to plenty of good restaurants and grocery store. House is spacious, clean, comfortable, and well equipped. We enjoyed...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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David C, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

glad you enjoyed the house!

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We had a great visit. The house is conveniently located near the ski resorts and the river. The house has a well equipped kitchen and three bedrooms with very comfortable beds. I will definitely go back and will recommend it to friends for a great...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank mariemclean2018
David C, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Marie, Happy to have you as a guest. David

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Only 15 minute drive to Ski bowl. Restaurants and market super close. 3 bedrooms and lots of space. Great dvd collection to enjoy after an active day on the mountain is an added bonus. Quiet neighborhood and easy access from highway 26 make this a...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank karen m
David C, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Karen, Glad you all enjoyed the house

Reviewed 22 February 2018

Very clean, comfortable house. Great set up for two couples or larger groups. We loved the washer/dryer and nice space to hang wet clothing. The kitchen is large enough to "hang out" in with plenty of utensils, cookware etc. This is our second stay and...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Peggy F
David C, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Peggy, Glad to have you back again.

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This is 2nd time we rented David’s place for skiing. The house is well laid out and appointed for family gatherings. The neighborhood is quiet and love the Sandy River close by.It is also convenient to stores, dining and many outdoor activities. David is a...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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David C, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thanks for renting again. Glad we could have your family return for an enjoyable holiday a second time.

Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is our third time staying at this terrific place. It is designed around very large common areas which made it perfect for our family get-together. The kitchen is well-equipped. Finally, it's an easy 15-minute drive to Ski Bowl. The owner is gracious and stays...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank guenther2018
David C, VR Owner at Sandy River Ski House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Karin,I'm very glad you enjoyed your holiday stay at the Sandy river ski house. See you next time.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Playground
Porch
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
City Getaway
Corporate Bookings
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Nearest Barpub : The Rendezvous at 1 Miles Nearest Ski : Ski Bowl at 8 Miles Nearest Golf : The Resort at 1 Miles Nearest Restaurant : The Rendezvous at 1 Miles Located in the shadows of Mount Hood, an easy drive from Portland. Located within Mount Hood National Forest , with access to the regions forests for hiking camping, skiing, kayaking, rafting and exploring. Large fir trees stand tall on the property. Excellent restaurants within minutes. A short 15 minute drive to historic Timberline Lodge. Walk, swim, kayak in the Sandy River 200 feet from the house. Easy driving to Hood River for world class windsurfing. Raft the Deschutes river in Maupin 1 hour away. Ski year round at Timberline. Ski Bowl and Mount Hood Meadows ski areas are also located on Mount Hood. Explore the forests fo...
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