About this listing
Relax in the hot tub, let the sun, the moon and the stars wink at you through the gentle undulations of the firs in the peace of Lothlorien Woods. Nestled at the foot of snow-capped Mt. Adams, Lothlorien Woods is a charming, one-of-a-kind Tree House!
NO TRAFFIC LIGHTS, NO CROWDS AND NO POLLUTION…JUST PURE FUN AND RELAXATION
Relax in the private hot tub, let the sun, the moon and the stars wink at you through the gentle undulations of the firs in the peace of Lothlorien Woods. Nestled in the foothills of scenic, snow-capped Mt. Adams, adjacent to the Columbia River National Scenic Area and close to wind-surfing, Hood River Oregon, Lothlorien Woods Hide-a-way is a serene and charming, one-of-a-kind tree-house hidden in the forest with a view of snow-covered Mt. Adams -- Second only to Mt. Rainier in the Pacific Northwest.
On the main floor is the small but fully equipped kitchen, propane range and wood stove. The wood stove provides the primary heat for the tree house - firewood is included in the rental fee. A propane infra-red grill is on the covered deck, conveniently located just outside the kitchen door.
The first floor sitting room has a fold-out futon/sofa covered with a coverlet made by the co-owner, Rebecca Conant. On the wall hangs one of her first quilts, entitled, "A Trip Around Lothlorien Woods: The Importance of Water." Throughout the treehouse quilts and photos by Rebecca are on display.
Up the spiral staircase find the handmade Western Red Cedar log bed and unique bathroom facilities.
Near-by all season activities abound - White Water Rafting, Kayaking, Swimming, Kite Boarding, Sail Boarding, Snow Shoeing, Cross-Country Skiing, Horseback Riding, Hiking, Spelunking in the Ice Caves, Waterfalls, and much more!
Children: All ages welcome with some cautions - Please advise ages of children.
Dogs: Most dogs welcome. Some restrictions and cautions apply.
Privacy Galore in this Awesome Tree House! Situated all by itself in it's own grove of majestic, 100 year-old fir trees, enjoy your very own hot tub on a private deck along with all the other amenities of the tree house.
Interaction with Guests
Our Tree House Keepers are on-site managers and are available to answer your questions. Otherwise, you will be left undisturbed to bask in the serene peacefulness of Lothlorien Woods.
Lothlorien Woods Tree House is adjacent to the Columbia River National Scenic Area and offers an abundance of outdoor activity -- including white water rafting, kayaking, hiking, wind surfing, ultra-light planes and gliding, fishing, mountain climbing, and numerous other activities.
Only a few miles removed from Hood River, Oregon and White Salmon, WA you will find world-class microbreweries, wineries, many and varied restaurants, art galleries, local artists, and shopping.
Other Things to Note
NOTE: Because Airbnb does not allow us to include WA STATE's 7% Lodging Tax in guest payments to Airbnb, the tax will be due at check-in. We will advise guests of the amount of the tax when guests request a reservation.
NOTE: We require a minimum two night stay weekends and holidays.
NOTE: We provide anti-bacterial hand soap and dish soap, but do not provide bath soap, body wash, or shampoo, or other toiletries.
Washington State Lodging Tax of 7% Will Be Added to your Invoice When We Accept your Reservation.
Note: 2nd bed is a fold-out futon/sofa
Firewood: Hosts provide firewood for rentals at full price of $165.00. Guests should inquire about Firewood for discounted rates. Guests should bring their own paper and kindling for starting a fire in the wood stove.
Pet Fee: We Have a $25.00 Pet Fee. Airbnb does not collect this fee so it will be due, along with 7% WA sales tax on arrival. No other pets besides dogs are allowed. Dogs may be allowed with prior permission. Guests agree to conform to the following Dog Policy:
o Dog is non-aggressive to caretakers or anyone else who may happen to be working on the property.
o Dog is friendly with other dogs, as the neighborhood dogs tend to come over to play in the meadow. Resident dog, "Bruiser" has free-range of the property. He is very social and loves to play with our guests (both human and canine) but may seem intimidating because of his size. You have the option of interacting with him or sending him "home." Keeping the gate at top of the stairs shut will keep him off the stairs and out of the treehouse. The treehousekeepers' dog, “Buddy" tends to be more territorial so they generally keep him inside or near the farmhouse, barn and garden area.
o Dog may go in the treehouse, but must stay on the main floor and is not permitted to get on the furniture. Dog is not permitted in the hot-tub.
o Guest assumes full responsibility for cleanliness of or damage to the treehouse/property as result of dog's occupancy, and any risk to dog if allowed to run outside without leash (eg. getting lost in the woods).
o Guest affirms that female dogs are not in heat. If Dog goes into heat during the stay, Dog is to be confined to the deck, and not allowed into the house. Guest is to supervise Dog when on the grounds and accepts responsibility for any consequences of their dog being in heat.
o Guest accepts liability for any damage or loss whether in and around the treehouse, to the property of the treehouse keeper(s), or to neighboring properties.
o Guest accepts liability for any action of the dog which results in bodily harm to another person or the farm animals while on the treehouse property.
No cats allowed at any time
Cleaning Fee does not include washing dishes, pots and pans, or cleaning messes on or in the range or barbecue. Additional charges will be deducted from the security deposit fee for excessive messes
For stays longer than 3 nights arrange times for linen changes, new towels, and hot tub cleaning
No smoking anywhere on the premises
No campfires without prior permission
No guns fired on the premises
No hunting on premises
No cleaning of fish or game on the premises
Recycling options in rural areas are limited. We and the earth are thankful when guests return their recyclables to an urban area where recycling is more readily available
Farm Animals on Premises: dogs.
NOTE: 7% Washington State Lodging Tax Will be Added to Your Invoice When We Accept Your Reservation.
Directions: Directions are provided. (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) Maps, GPS, etc. are not accurate
Absolutely NO LOTIONS, SOAPS, FOAMING AGENTS OR ANY OTHER FOREIGN AGENT ADDED TO THE HOT TUB. If there is evidence of ANY of these in the Hot Tub when you check out, or if the hot tub is mistreated causing us to have to do a non-routine water/filter change, you will be charged a minimum of between $75.00 up to, $150.00, depending on the amount of work required to return the hot tub to a usable state. .
Roy -- Lifetime (nearly) bookseller, raconteur, declaimer of doggerel, coffee drinker and owner of Lothlorien Woods Tree House Hide-A-Way, organizer of Middle East Music & Dance Camp and lots of other interesting tidbits which escape me for the nonce...
Rebecca -- Folk Dances of the Middle East, the Silk Road, and North Africa. Choreographer. Dance and Period Costumer. Creator of Exquisite, One-of-a-Kind Silk-Ribbon Fashion Accessories. Textile Artist. Quilter and many other creative pursuits