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French doors, skylights and south-facing windows allow for plenty of natural light.Vaulted ceilings make the 240sf studio feel airy and spacious.
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Sun-filled Detached Studio in Close-in SE Portland

Melissa User Profile

Sun-filled Detached Studio in Close-in SE Portland

Entire guesthouse
2 guestsStudio1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Sparkling clean
17 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Melissa is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Our private detached garden studio sits in the heart of a quiet residential neighborhood and is a short stroll to top restaurants, food carts, and shopping in hip SE Portland. The space is compact -- about 240sf -- but cozy, bright and a great place to unwind after a day of exploring Portland!


Air conditioning
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children (2-12 years) and pets - We love kids (we have two!) but the space is compact -- 240sf fits two adults plus luggage just fine, but more people/stuff would be tight!
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad


Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance


304 Reviews

Ana User Profile
December 2018
My husband and I absolutely loved our stay here! Melissa was very thoughtful and helpful! The place was clean and picture perfect! The location was fantastic! We will definitely be back again. ☺️
Brannon User Profile
December 2018
My wife and I come to Portland every fall and this place was our favorite stay yet! It was so cute, so cozy, so well decorated and had all the special touches of “home”. The bed was very comfortable, the shower had amazing pressure and the towels were very soft. One day on our tr…
John User Profile
December 2018
What a beautiful, compact, clever, and well executed hideaway. Even though I didn't get to experience natural light, the lamps, bulbs, dimmers and string lights warmed and made the interior even more intimate at night. Check in was a breeze and communication was friendly and prom…
Haley User Profile
December 2018
The space is decorated beautifully and feels so open. The views from the back of the cottage are gorgeous! The location is great— you can walk to many delicious and hip restaurants! Hearing the rain on the skylight as we drifted off to sleep was magical. This calming, quiet, and …
Georgia User Profile
November 2018
This is a really beautiful studio in a peaceful area, but surrounded by such cool places to shop at and eat (Hawthorne and Division). If you don't know where to start, they provide useful suggestions for events and restaurants depending on the time of your stay. Good spot for pub…
Holly User Profile
November 2018
Melissa's studio is exactly as described and as the pictures show - clean, modern and cozy. Melissa has thought of everything from comforts to practicalities and despite being a small space, the studio has everything you need for your stay. We arrived late into the night but had…
Katie User Profile
November 2018
Perfect place for my quick stay—well situated for walking to both Division and Hawthorne and such a thoughtfully stocked and decorated space. Had everything I needed and more (honey for tea, makeup removing pads!). It was even truly sun-filled—in November! Melissa and Brian were …

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Portland, Oregon, United StatesJoined in August 2012
Melissa User Profile
306 Reviews
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