Another view from a slightly different angle.All of the lights in the room are on dimmer switches.  You can have full lighting in the kitchen, 50% lighting in one part of the great room and 20 % lighting in another!  You can have fun and set the lighting to fit your mood!
Peaceful 2 Bdrm Suite 1000 sq ft. Upscale Location
Hosted by Meg
Meg is the host.Meg is a superhost.
5 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
5 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
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Your home away from home includes your own suite of 2 bedrooms, a beautiful kitchen & living area, & bathroom. The home is in a quiet, safe & friendly neighborhood with scenic hiking trails just out the back door. There are several shopping complexes less than 2 miles away. Amenities include high end linens, HD cable pkg, broadcast networks, Netflix & Amazon Prime. 5 min off of I-5 freeway, approx. 15 min to downtown Portland, 10 min to Lewis & Clark college.

The space

We are conveniently located just 15 minutes from downtown Portland (can be longer during rush hour) and only 5 minutes from freeway access. As we are centrally located, Mt. Hood skiing, the Columbia River gorge and the Willamette Valley wine country are all only about one hour away - just in different directions! The central location and great neighborhood is a huge draw as to why people want to live here!

The suite is a great setting for both business & leisure travelers with high speed WiFi.

Relax and enjoy a private secluded wing in the lower level of our home. (We live on the upper level.) The space includes two bedrooms, a private bath and a beautiful kitchen with granite counter tops, cherry cabinets, hardwood floors, and stainless appliances (dishwasher, gas range, and full size refrigerator and lots of counter space!)

The great room is voice controlled with digital lighting so if you want to turn on any of the lights, you just speak the command! "Turn on Kitchen lights, 50%!" The good old fashioned light switches work as well!

We request that our guests sleep on the beds provided (not on the sofa). If a third bed is desired (floor mattress or camping pad), there is an additional $25 per night fee.

The upper level of our home is air-conditioned, but the lower level (where your suite is located) is not air-conditioned. After staying with us (even on a super hot day), you will see why it is not needed!

The property is in a safe, quiet neighborhood, yet centrally located in the greater Portland area.

Guest access

There are five steps at the separate entrance that you will be using. So, the space is not handicap accessible. For guests who stay longer, you are welcome to share our washer and dryer. Private off street parking is provided.

We hope you will have the opportunity to sit out on your deck and enjoy the beauty, the peaceful surroundings and the sounds of nature! It can be refreshing to the soul.

Interaction with guests

We love to greet our guests upon arrival and be available to answer any questions. We want this to be a place you will always want to return to. However, since your space is on the lower part of the home (with a separate entrance) and we live on the upper level, if you want your privacy, we may not see you at all!

Other things to note

We have tennis courts in a beautiful location surrounded by trees close to our home. If someone is interested in playing, we can provide rackets.

For a small extra fee. guests who stay at least 7 nights can have access to the Home Owner's Association Recreational Center. The facility has a lane pool, lazy river pool, hot tub, work out facility, sauna, basketball court and fitness classes. To see pictures of the facility go to (URL HIDDEN) If you book with this expectation, please make sure you confirm with us before booking as we need to be in town in order to get you access.

Please let us know your expected arrival time prior to booking.


Business travel
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Amenities
TV
Dryer
Cable TV
Essentials

Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 floor mattress
Bedroom 2
1 king bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 3PM - 11PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with smart lock

Normal Check-in time is after 3 p.m. and "normal" check-out time is 11 a.m. We can sometimes accommodate different times with advance communication and approval.

Any individual coming onto the property--inside or outside-- that is not listed by name as a guest on the booking reservation requires prior approval by host. When booking, please give both first and last name of each individual guest that will be staying with us. Guests who are either under 24 months of age or between 24 months and 18 years of age should be so noted on the booking. Please confirm with your host prior to inviting or admitting others onto the property.

We ask that the sofa not to be used as a bed. Also, we ask that all individuals sleep in the bedrooms provided.

We prefer to take our shoes off, but don't require our guests do the same. However, we do ask that NO high heel shoes be worn in the home.

No smoking is allowed anywhere on the property--inside or outside

We only charge a minimal cleaning fee. So, we ask in particular that if you use the kitchen (especially the stove), that you clean up after yourself and leave it like you found it. Help keep the price down!

Upon arrival, read through the House Manual. Let us know if you have any questions or concerns AND ALERT US to any problems immediately (i.e. quality/functionality of the unit or amenities).

Please be respectful of our space. Enjoy your stay!

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - 5 steps to climb the lower deck to reach separate entry access
Some spaces are shared - While your suite is entirely your own, the entry room and washer/dryer outside of your suite are shared.

Cancellations

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Sarah User Profile
August 2016
Marianne and Clayton's place was perfect for the three of us. Very spacious accommodation, comfortable beds and lovely linens. We loved the Great Room, including the excellent kitchen, comfy sofa, cable TV and Alexa! We were able to use the laundry facilities. Lake Oswego is a gorgeous neighbourhood - very upscale, leafy and safe. It was a short drive into downtown Portland, and close enough to the Columbia River and other places of interest and beauty. Marianne and Clayton were such great hosts. Very easy to communicate with before the trip, friendly and welcoming during our stay and concerned that we were comfortable and had everything we needed. I would have no hesitation in staying here again!

Suzanne User Profile
October 2017
Can't say enough good things about this space! Really roomy, exceptionally clean, they even had a variety of coffees for us to choose to brew in the morning. The beds are super comfy, the kitchen is top of the line, even a dishwasher, which is so quiet we could barely tell if it was on! Plenty of space for us to stretch out while visiting Lake Oswego for our daughter's wedding. Read the rules, this is not the place to rent if you are looking to party or have big gatherings. Perfect for our family to be able to decompress during a hectic weekend. Hubby took a walk on the trails in the woods and said they were awesome. Thanks, Meg, for making a space like this!

Tammy User Profile
October 2017
Meg’s place is serene, beautiful, and exactly as described. Their instructions were detailed and the home was perfect for our stay! I highly recommend it.

Joan User Profile
October 2017
The home is in residential neighborhood that is embedded in a forest. If like trees it will be very attractive.

文强(John) User Profile
October 2017
We have had a very happy and warm two-day vacation in Meg's home, and have been warmly and carefully received by the husband and wife of the house. Everything in the house is perfect! We also hope our friends also applicate in your home, as well as feel the friendliness of the American people and good quality, thank you again for the warm reception, I hope next time come back to your house guest, thank you!

Carlos User Profile
September 2017
Great and safe location ,minutes away from downtown Lake Oswego and Portland and plenty of nice restaurants .

Jie User Profile
September 2017
Very beautiful house!!!! Many trees around ! Very quite and we have a wonderful sleep! I love it! The host very nice for our family! I will come back again

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Lake Oswego, Oregon, United StatesJoined in July 2011
Meg User ProfileMeg is a superhost.
We are an empty nester couple who love to travel. We have used Airbnb all throughout the US as well as in other countries. We have had so much fun staying with others we felt it was time to start sharing our home. Some of our other hobbies are hiking, reading, salsa dancing…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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