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Front property view. The guest house is to the left (with two private units, one downstairs and one upstairs with shared garage). Our home is in the center. The private  cottage is on the right. Birch-lined entrance
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Oakwood Gardens Retreat

Julie User Profile

Oakwood Gardens Retreat

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Oakwood Gardens is located in the quaint farming community of Scholls (6 miles from Hillsboro, 18 miles from Portland, 30 miles from PDX). Featuring Alpacas to visit and enchanting gardens to stroll, our location is ideal for visiting the vineyards in the North Willamette Valley. Our other listings are Oakwood Gardens Cottage and Oakwood Gardens Studio. Our 3 accommodations are self check-in, self catering, and self check-out. PLEASE READ ALL INFORMATION AND AGREE WITH LOCATION BEFORE BOOKING.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets - The property is a farm with open waterways and river frontage. Our 3 units are not considered “child proof”.
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with keypad


93 Reviews

Ellen User Profile
December 2018
Julie is a 5 star hostess. We thoroughly enjoyed our extended stay with her. The Retreat is spacious. Bed and bedroom very comfortable. Kitchen has everything you need to make most meals without having a standard stove and full size fridge in unit. We were able to live comfo…
Jodi User Profile
October 2018
We enjoyed our too-short of a stay at Oakwood Gardens / Northwest Alpacas! Julie has thought of everything, and we loved the little touches like Stash Tea selection, delicious coffee w/ cream, dark chocolate, all of the wonderful alpacas & sweet dog Lily. Hillsboro absolutely gor…
Teresa User Profile
October 2018
What a great space! It has everything you need for a terrific vacation spot. There is a great gathering area with two large, comfy sofas, one incredibly large TV, a dining area and kitchenette, and separate bedroom and bathroom. The kitchenette includes a small fridge, a micro…
Caroline User Profile
October 2018
My husband and I went to the Tea Cottage on our honeymoon a year ago and loved it so much that we wanted to come back for our 1 year anniversary. Sadly, the Tea Cottage was booked for one of the days we needed, so we booked The Retreat instead. We were happy (but not surprised) t…
Gretchen User Profile
September 2018
I rented this unit for friends (my husband and I stayed in Julie’s studio downstairs) and they greatly enjoyed the unit (as did we, as we watched football together on the large screen TV). It is spacious, with great amenities, and very comfortable. The gardens on the grounds ar…
W User Profile
September 2018
There is no possible way I can adequately capture in words the beauty of this property. Upon arrival, it's as though the driveway opens a page of what will be a story you will never forget. My husband and I chose to stay 6 days at the Retreat. So charming, with many personal tou…
Dawn User Profile
September 2018
This was an amazing experience. The grounds are simply gorgeous and the alpacas were the icing on the cake! So many special touches and attention to every detail at every turn!

Hosted by Julie

Scholls, Oregon, United StatesJoined in February 2016
Julie User Profile
288 Reviews
Julie is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
My husband Michael and I have lived on these 70-acres since 1990, raising four children and an assortment of pets. Our farm, Northwest Alpacas, has been in business since the first import in 1984. My husband has written four books about alpacas as well as judging them world wide…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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