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Charming 1914 Craftsman Home

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Gorgeous and charming 2 bedroom, 1 bath Craftsman in beautiful setting.

A 1914 charming Craftsman home offering a cozy and peaceful ambiance. The home features a large living and dining room filled with natural light and tasteful antique furniture. An open floor plan extends the ambiance from the living room into the dining room. The dining room has an antique sofa and period chandelier for the optimal dining room setting.

There are two bedrooms with a walk through bathroom. The space is warm, ideal for two people and comfortable with four. The master bedroom has a queen size comfortable pillowtop mattress with luxury linens, down comforter and bathrobes. The guest room also has a queen bed with a memory foam mattress, luxury linens and bathrobes.

The kitchen is fully stocked and ready to support the preparation of a gourmet meal. Enjoy your gourmet meal on the front porch, a beautiful setting with a dining area framed by beautiful trees and flowers. The 'dining room' on the front porch provides the perfect spot for morning or evening dining.

The house is set back from an active neighborhood and the space is surprisingly quiet. When you are ready to explore the historic Whiteaker neighborhood, there are many appealing options for dining, sampling craft beers and wines or hearing music within walking distance.

A separate cottage is located behind the house, and both the house and cottage are private, noise-free spaces. Together, the house and cottage are comfortable for up to 7 people, and both are available as vacation rentals, if you are looking to host your family or friends for a special event or holiday.

Named for Oregon's first Governor, the historic Whiteaker is considered Eugene's most eclectic neighborhood. Entrepreneurs have established popular venues in this neighborhood to share their culinary, musical, brewing and wine making talents. Most recently, the Whiteaker has become identified as Eugene's brewery district. Several craft breweries, including Ninkasi, Hop Valley, Oakshire and Falling Sky are located within a few blocks of one another. Recently earning accolades from Esquire magazine as one of America's best bars, Sam Bond's Garage is an iconic night spot showcasing regional musicians on an almost-nightly basis.

A mix of commercial and residential structures, enjoy the serenity of the Craftsman or walk in any direction to enjoy this eccentric historic district of Eugene!

The gorgeous Willamette River is only a few blocks away and easily accessed by walking 10 minutes north of the Craftsman. Enjoy an evening stroll along the Willamette River or go for a run, bicycle ride or walk along this gorgeous river that runs through the town of Eugene.

More Details

Owner
Eve
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2017

About Eve

Engaging, friendly host interested in people and creative endeavors. I spend my time running a local non-profit organization that protects and enhances land and water through collaborative processes, research, design and habitat restoration efforts. I also have a business in interior design, creating beautiful and comfortable living spaces for myself and others. I have established the gardens around the home to create a peaceful, beautiful setting with the hope of providing an oasis for guests to relax into and enjoy.

Eve purchased this bungalow in 2009

Why Eve chose Eugene

I love the architecture of the old homes in the Whiteaker neighborhood. There are a lot of trees that surround many of the homes in this area, creating a sense of nature among the architectural aesthetic I enjoy. The neighborhood is also lively with a mix of people from many facets of life, providing diversity and a sense of community.

What makes this bungalow unique

Serene oasis very close to the excitement of the Whiteaker neighborhood. Walking distance to the beautiful Willamette River, many restaurants, breweries and wineries.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

5

Charming, Cozy and Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

This Charming Craftsman was the perfect place to stay while we were in Eugene. Eve is very responsive and helpful.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Not the best of the rest....THE BEST OF ALL>

  • 5 of 5

Look no further, I am serious. We have stayed in vrbo's from east coast to West, north to south over 15 years. This includes several in Eugene. Here is what I will say, the beds are incredible, the house has a warmth and charm that has to be experienced to understand. The craftsmanship in the woodwork and architecture is incredible. Every detail is to period of the houses building date, yet totally comfortable and functional. The owner, Eve, is the best corresponder as an owner I have ever dealt with. She is totally available while being completely invisible. We come to Eugene 3 -4 times yearly to visit our daughter, son-in-law and two grandchildren. This will be my first choice and would likely rearrange trip dates to stay here. As an old commercial said, "try it, you"ll like it". SMoody

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

The house was great and had all the amenities we needed to enjoy our weekend! Thank you so much!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Sweet Spot

  • 5 of 5

Cozy sweet place. Well equipped. Great location! Enjoyed the front porch & seclusion in the midst of the Whit. The bed was SO comfortable. Thank you for the place to come back to Eugene. 👌🏼

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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5

Charming comfortable home. Great location. Eve is very responsive and accomadatng. We will be back

  • 5 of 5

We will be back.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice craftsman style home

  • 5 of 5

A very nice and quiet home. It was in a great location and easy to get around from the house.

Even though we were here during bad weather we were still able to sit on the wonderful front porch, occasionally.

We would stay here again and have a place to come to for some down time after an exciting college day.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
Oct 1 2016 - Apr 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$125
From
$130
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
NCAA Championships
Jun 8 2017 - Jun 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$600
Flat fee
 
 
American Solar Eclipse
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$800
Flat fee
 
 
UO Football
Sep 29 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$400
Flat fee
 
 
UO Football
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$400
Flat fee
 
 
UO Football
Oct 27 2017 - Oct 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$400
Flat fee
 
 
UO Football
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
$400
Flat fee
 
 
Thanksgiving Week
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
$800
Flat fee
 
 
UO Graduation 2018
Jun 16 2018 - Jun 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$800
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$145
From
$165
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
Cleaning Fee $50
Tax Rate 11.3%

The house is not a party house, as it is 100 years old and in beautiful structural condition with original woodwork and windows. Guests are expected to leave the house in the conditions as when they arrived. No smoking and no pets.

Please observe the following rules: 1) no damage to the house, 2) leave dishes clean, 3) place all used linens in the laundry room, and please use the ceiling fan whe

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Whiteaker Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master - 1 queen , Mahogany sleigh bed with pillow top mattress, luxury linens
    Guest - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

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