The Mill House cottage is stylish and sparkling, in a group of three cute cottages, in one of Bend's best location. Near the river, with hot tub, outdoor shower, fire pit, bikes, and a dog friendly fenced yard. Walk to downtown, Les Schwab Amphitheater, breweries, coffee and ski bus.
This cottage is one of three, in a compound of cute cottages, across the street from the Deschutes River and trails that lead to McKay Park, The Old Mill and Les Schwab Amphitheater. The cottage can be rented on it's own and sleep up to six people, or a larger group can reserve all three cottages to sleep up to 12 people.
There are complimentary townie bikes and mountain bikes provided for guests of all three cottages, along with inner tubes, life jackets, and sand toys, all stored in our boat house. There is a hot tub and fire pit and gas BBQ shared by the guests of the three cottages. Cottage 1 and Cottage 2 of 911 NW Albany share a yard but have separate entrances and seprate parking spots. We will provide details on where and how to park in your check in letter.
Interaction with Guests
We will greet you on arrival or leave keys in the lock box. We live close by if you need anything.
The cottage is around the corner from Columbia Park, where the famous Freedom Ride finishes on the Fourth of July, a children's park with a pirate ship, and a put in to float the river. A block to the south is the ski bus that takes you to Mt. Bachelor. The cottage is within easy walking distance to Deschutes Brewery, Good Life Brewing, and Back Porch Coffee. A quick bike ride takes you to the breweries and restaurants of Galveston and downtown.
Off street parking is provided and it is an easy walk or bike ride to a lot of what Bend has to offer. When flying into Central Oregon, use the Bend-Redmond airport which is about 25 minutes away in Redmond, Oregon. It is served by Alaska Airlines, United Airlines and Delta Airlines and is a full service airport with both jets and commuter planes and all of the big name rental car companies.
Other Things to Note
PLEASE NOTE, during the summer months we have a 6 night minimum.
PLEASE NOTE, during the peak summer months we have a 6 night minimum.
As a Guest of the home, we thank you ahead of time for taking good care of this home, as we take pride in providing you with a clean, comfortable and well maintained rental for you to enjoy.
There is no smoking allowed.
Pets are welcome, up to two maximum, with an additional pet deposit. When you arrive with your pet(s) we will collect a $100 additional deposit which will be returned to you after you checkout and no damage or extra cleaning was needed because of the pet(s). All dogs must be registered with Cottage Bend prior to arrival, we need to know they are coming so that we can make the proper arrangements. We would love to know the breed and size of your pet so that we can insure the proper size bed and make sure our bottomless treat jar is full! The registered guest is responsible for any and all injuries and/or damages to person or property caused by any pet brought in, at, or around the Property. Guest must clean and properly dispose of all pet excretions immediately upon discovery. Guest will comply with any and all applicable pet laws, ordinances, regulations, rules, policies.
We ask that before 8:00 AM and after 10:00 p.m. guests are considerate of the neighbors and keep the noise levels low.
Cottage Bend cannot and will not be responsible for acts of God that may result in loss of electricity, internet connectivity, television or phone services. When reported, we will do our best to contact the appropriate company to help expedite repairs.
Guest(s) shall leave premises in clean, undamaged condition. The tenant is responsible for the care of the premises, appliances and furnishings and for any damage by negligent or wrongful acts caused by the tenant, tenant's guests or pet(s).
Recreational Gear: Guest’s use of any bikes (and related equipment and accessories), and any other recreational gear located at the Property will be done at Guest’s sole risk. Guest must carefully inspect all bikes (and related equipment and accessories) before use. Guest acknowledges and agrees that the use of a bike (and related equipment and accessories) may be dangerous and may result in injury or death. Guest will observe and adhere to any and all laws, rules, and regulations concerning the use and/or operation of bikes including, without limitation, Oregon’s bicycle helmet law (which law requires any person less than 16 years of age riding a bike or when a passenger on a bike in any public place (e.g., streets, roads, sidewalks, parks, etc.) to wear bicycle helmets labeled ANSI and/or Snell approved. Guest will learn about safety precautions and safety procedures concerning the proper operation of the bikes (and related equipment). Cottage Bend is not liable for, and makes no representations or warranties concerning, the quality or safety of any bikes (and related equipment and accessories) provided at the Property.
It is our goal to provide each of our guests with a wonderful stay here in Bend. We want you to feel completely satisfied with your rental property. If at any point during your stay, you need something, or feel we have not met your needs, please contact us immediately. We aim to be very flexible in meeting each of our guest’s needs.
Please make sure observe the hot tub rules. Please be understanding if our hot tub is not operating during your visit. We are not responsible for any injury or illness as a result of the hot tub.
We absolutely loved Sarah's cottage. It was adorable and an amazing location. We were in Bend for 4 nights with our golden retriever and couldn't have had a better stay. Located within an easy walk to many breweries, great restaurants and parks! Located in a quiet residential area. The house was clean, beautifully decorated, and has a great kitchen (nice gas stove!) if you plan on cooking on vacation.
We loved our stay at the Bungalow. It is very tastefully decorated with a great mix of modern and vintage. The guest information book, that was put together for visitors, had perfect recommendations including coffee shops (Backporch) to breweries (Crux) to restaurants (Chow) and things to do nearby.
We appreciated the black out curtains in the bedrooms and the super comfortable mattresses. The sun filled dining nook was a great place to share a meal. My son loved the flat screen TV that could be hidden in the living room cabinet. There were also good books, lots of DVD's and games to chose from.
Our stay was one of my all time favorite AirBnB experiences.
LOVED this adorable abode. We stayed here over Xmas/New Year with our two girls (aged 9 and 11) and small dog Wally. We especially appreciated being able to cook in the awesome kitchen (six burner stove and high counters were bliss to two tall home cooks!) Sarah's assistant Anna was a rockstar, on call to answer any and all annoying questions about both the house and the area. Beautifully furnished with gorgeous touches of whimsy, it was truly was functional and fashionable. Best of all, it was mere walking minutes to the Mt Bachelor Shuttle Bus.
This cottage was a great space for us to enjoy our winter vacation! The space was convenient, comfortable, warm, and well equipped. Hot tub was clean and we never saw the other guests in the neighboring cottages. There's a great book for guests that has all the necessary information, and the host is easy to communicate with if you have any questions.
Sarah has a great little compound in Bend! We absolutely loved staying there! The decor was fun and functional. We enjoyed the hot tub even thoughout the rain. We only wish that we had gotten our friends to rent the other little cottage so we could have all been together there more of the time. We'll definitely be back.
Great getaway location in Bend, OR. Our group spent three lovely nights in the Mill House Cottage this November just before the cold set in. Comfortable accommodations in walking distance to many Bend, OR attractions. Wonderful local park for kids & dogs to play. Deschutes Brewery and 10 Barrel are an easy walk from the cottage. The kitchen and Bbq set up at the cottage make gourmet meal making a cinch. A fleet of bikes and bike helmets are at your disposal to get around town so you really don't need to drive once you're there. Comfy beds and a nice warm shower await you each day. Thanks Sarah for creating such a relaxing and inviting space!
We'll be back!
This is by far our favorite place we have ever stayed in Bend. Although it is ideally located close to everything, it is such a cozy, welcoming space that it is hard to leave the cottage! We love staying places where we can walk or bike everywhere, and this cottage makes it easy.
Even though we had to work (at our real jobs back home) a bit while there, it made it all the more enjoyable to be doing so in such a comfortable setting.
There are so many thoughtful creative, delightful touches inside, and the yard is absolutely perfect for dogs. I have already recommended it to friends.
We came to town for an annual bike race and are already planning our return trip...
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My husband and I and our three children live on a small farm outside of Bend with a passel of dogs, a cat and two horses. I am an interior designer in Bend and love to restore and save older homes.