About this listing
Perfectly situated one mile from downtown and on the edge of the SE Arts District- location doesn't get much better than this! Live like a local and experience Portland in this cozy three bedroom private lower level flat.
Almost all the main attractions in Portland are located within a two mile radius of the Hawthorne Hideaway. It's easily accessible by foot or nearby public transportation.
You will have your own 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, kitchen (dining table, full fridge, sink, 2 burners, microwave, toaster oven) living room, laundry and a private entrance. There is an additional pull out bed in the living area if it is needed. The hide-away is the lower level of a 2 unit historic house on the edge of Ladds Addition.
Interaction with Guests
*Your flat is self contained, so if you want, you can spend your stay in complete privacy.
*Having said that we all enjoy meeting new friends. My husband Vic's personal love language is coffee, and His hobby is custom roasting, so you probably will get a chance to sample his special wares before you leave.
*The front and back porch, as well as the fire pit area are public spaces that you are welcome to use and share with the other unit.
Our historic neighborhood (Ladd's Addition) is a dream to walk through with four gorgeous rose gardens and beautiful 100 year old homes. Within walking distance of our property you will find: world class coffee, local restaurants, artisan shops, food carts, and public transportation.
You can see part of downtown Portland from our front porch. Exiting our back gate you step into gorgeous Ladd's neighborhood.
We are one block from public transportation-- the bus passes in front of our house. We would be happy to give you all the information you need to get around our city! There may even be a bike free we can leave on loan if requested! Availability varies, but In any case, there is a bike rental shop only a few blocks away. Additionally there are many Zip Car drop spots near us.
Arriving at Portland International Airport, the MAX light rail will take you into town. Transfer to the #70 bus at Lloyd Center or Rose Garden Transit Center. This drops you within 2 blocks of our house. Web search "Tri-met Trip Planner" to discover an easy to use site offering door-to-door directions.
Other Things to Note
*We have a fire pit area in our back yard and also a porch and charcoal grill you're welcome to use (this area is shared with our other unit).
*You'll find ample parking for your fixie (bike) and room for 7 more. There are numerous security options to help put your mind at rest when it comes to your wheels.
*Flat has lower than normal ceilings- approximately 7+ feet.
*No off street parking available. If you have large RV's or trailers be prepared for parking challenges.
*Our wireless internet is truly "high speed" with enough bandwidth for all of you to stream Netflix if you want.
*The apartment includes a 32" Samsung HD Smart TV with Netflix and HuluPlus included as well as local digital broadcast channels. A wireless keyboard allows easy on screen web browsing.
*If you have any other special requests, please let us know and we'll do our best to accommodate you.
*We respect our neighbors and our home. Please refrain from any of the following while lodging with us:
*Excessive noise - especially after 10 PM on weekdays or 1 AM weekends
*No drunkenness on property
*No smoking in the house
*No unregistered overnight guests