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Bed & Breakfast - Private room · Southeast 20th Avenue, Portland, OR 97202, United States
Your host, Lucinda
73 Reviews
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

The Space

Bright, Quiet, upstairs room, 10x15, comfy queen bed, chairs, bookshelf and built-ins in the large closet. The bathroom is across the hall and is shared with one other room. Wireless, AC, WD, patio and wrap around porch for outside enjoyment. We have a Friendly, small, yellow Lab that visits some mornings! The kitchen/great room is available to you with refrigerator space; Make yourself at home with us! We also have secure, walk-in bike storage and street parking.
We are 3 blocks from 2 major bus lines...9 minutes to downtown (Perfect for business guests!) Reed College 8 min, PSU 10 min, OHSU 15 min. The Hawthorne Boutique District is a 15 min walk.
We are in the Heart of the Division/Clinton St Neighborhood-Portland's oldest food co-op, coffee shops, wine bars, bicycle beer gardens, Tons of restaurants from $ to $$$, Clinton Street Theatre (midnight-Rocky Horror!), Bike shops, yoga, Loyly sauna, massage and salons just blks away!
I would be willing to pick you up at the Airport for $20! I will definitely give you ideas for additional fun and interests in Portland!
We are a pleasant household. Someone is always around with coffee/tea or in the garden.

Guest Access

Excellent Portland Water! Wireless internet, Kitchen, Refrig, Laundry,

Interaction with Guests

I am usually around-in the garden, kitchen or on my computer. I am happy to say hello, hear of your adventures or answer questions! You visit is about you, not me, so have a great time. :)

The Neighborhood

Everything SE and Downtown and the Pearl are within 10 to 20 min. via transit.
Walking 3 to 10 blks will get you to 30 different restaurants, coffee shops, bakeries, wine bars, brew pubs and bottle shops. You'll find Cambodian, Japanese, French, Italian, Vegan, Hawaiian, Thai, Nicaraguan, Swedish, Mexican and Portland fusion.
We have a fresh, outdoor market every Wed, rain or shine. The Portland Kombucha brewers, fermenters and briners are close by. Plus coffee roasters and 50 Licks Ice Cream!
Did I say clothing boutiques, eyeglasses and children's resale? A magazine/print collective/community workspace. Vinyl, videos and art, art, art!
You wouldn't have to leave the neighborhood your whole trip! but then you'd miss Powell's Books and the Lan Su Chinese Garden. :)

Getting around

Portland's transit system is Trimet. they have a Trip planner that gives you 2-3 options when you enter addresses or places or times. We have 2 buses, close by, 2-3 blks, that run every 15 min, 6 am to 10 pm.
There is a Max train, at the airport, that runs every 15 min until 11pm. It will get you into town to connect with a bus to the neighborhood.
Or as mentioned before, you could ask me to transport you to/from the airport for $20 a trip.

Other Things to Note

Join us in the Kitchen/great room if you like. We'll have some coffee or tea for you if you ask.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $450 /week
Monthly Price: $1600 /month
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
Overall Guest Satisfaction
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  • My experience in Lucinda's home was wonderful. I would have enjoyed more time to spend enjoying the wonderful setting and friendly hosts however I was in Portland for the Waterfront Blues Festival. I was consumed with time at the festival and had very little time to spend however was made to feel free to enjoy all that Portland has to offer and Lucinda was very understanding of late night arrivals. Her home is warm, very well kept, and the entire experience was perfect for our needs. Thank you Lucinda we enjoyed your hospitality!

    July 2014
  • My husband and I stayed a couple nights at Lucinda's home. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Lucinda was a terrific host providing us with great local insights and knowledge. She was also very communicative answering all our questions in a timely manner. Her home is lovely and is located in a very cute neighborhood with great restaurants and cafes. Our room was very clean and comfortable. We highly recommend her place and would definitely stay there again.

    July 2014
  • This is a wonderfully comfortable and friendly household. Lucinda was lovely and helpful, and insisted that we feel at home during our stay! I highly recommend it!

    June 2014
  • Lucida is a very nice host! She really love flowers, there are so many beautiful flowers and plants in front of the door~ We had fun staying in her house for two days! Great and clean! Also there is a really good cafe called Cafe Broder nearby!!!! They have super breakfast!

    June 2014
  • We had a wonderful stay! Lucinda's house is located in a nice area with good communications and is a very restful place to come home to after a day of exploring Portland. But the best part is Lucinda herself who truly is an amazing person. Warm, wise and generous. We couldn't have had a better stay in Portland.

    June 2014
  • Lucinda was helpful and gave great advice about SE Portland, as we are looking for a place live in the area. We didn't spend a whole lot of time in the house, but the room was comfortable and spacious.

    June 2014
  • Great host, lively place, nice part of town.. Highly recommend.

    June 2014
  • Lucinda's Airbnb in Portland was clean, comfortable, and within walking distance to restaurants and cafés. The neighborhood was pleasant and safe to walk. Lucinda was available to offer suggestions and answer questions. There are two regular boarders who are pleasant and who one would hardly notice are there. This Airbnb offers great value.

    Dan and Patricia

    June 2014
  • Lucinda was a great host! The neighbourhood is calm, very walkable, and full of gardens! Lucinda's house was also calm and beautiful. The set up was excellent: we had our own room, with space and a double bed and towels! The bathroom was shared with another airbnb room, but we never saw them. The transit was close by and ran at all times. This was a perfect location for people who want to see the city and be in a sweet area. The questions we had about the area and things to do, Lucinda had great answers. Looking forward to going to Portland again, and would definitely stay here again if it's empty!!

    June 2014
  • We stumbled across AirBnB while planning this trip and it was, in many ways, the perfect happy accident. Ms. Lucinda is a delight and a wonderful host. So sweet, so willing to chat, to answer questions, to offer a smile. The house is bright and cheerful, the room is comfortable (with one of the comfiest beds i've ever slept on while traveling!), and the neighborhood is safe and friendly.

    And, speaking of the neighborhood, it is in the PERFECT place for a casual trip to Portland. There is so much exploring that can be done within just a few blocks' radius--so many fantastic restaurants, interesting shops, and nooks and crannies to get lost in.

    Overall, there is nothing about our stay that we could wish to be any different. With Ms. Lucinda (and her gracious house-mates), we truly felt like we had more than just a host for our stay but a friend we look forward to seeing again the next time we're in town!

    June 2014
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I'm a friendly, direct person. I like people. I've always lived with roommates, even when married. I have a lovely home and garden, where I can be found most days! I am a Licensed Massage Therapist for 25 years and have a Private Massage Studio on sight! Both of my sons and their wives, have homes close by. I walk my young son's dog, Taz, in the afternoon or we go to a dog park for some socializing. During the summer, I like to ride my bike through the neighborhood. In the evening, I love to take a picnic for Portland Music in the Parks.
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