Sweet Apartment in Alberta St. Area

Apartment - Entire home/apt · NE 7th Ave, Portland, OR 97212, United States

The Space


We'd love to have you as a guest in our renovated above ground basement apartment in our newly renovated 1910 Dutch Colonial in NE Portland. The home is located a short walk away from Alberta St., Williams St. and Mississippi St. The extra bike can be borrowed as well with a security deposit to get the true Portland bike commuter experience. Enjoy the bounty of the garden while you stay, from the fruit trees, to the berry bushes, to whatever is ready for harvest in the garden beds. Also savor the fresh egg difference from the backyard chickens. Two Plum Park, just across the street, makes for great people watching from the porch, as well as the many bikes that go by on the main bike path of 7th.


-Private entrance
-Queen bed with high end mattress
-Comfy futon in sitting area can convert to queen bed as well
-Dining area seats up to 6
-Full Bath
-Full Kitchen stocked with dishes and all the cooking instruments you'll need for 4
-double sink
-oven/range top
-toaster oven
-Perfect location for vacationers interested in Alberta St., Mississippi St., and Williams St. areas.
-10-20 minute bike ride to downtown along easy to ride bike paths.
-Free WIFI
-Free eggs from backyard hens!
-Free fruit from backyard fruit trees (seasonal)
-Back patio grill
-Backyard firepit
Enjoy your trip to Portland with all of the conveniences and privacy of a fully furnished studio apartment with everything you'll need.


Across from Two Plum Park

From May to November there is a farmers market three blocks away.

Alberta Arts Area
- details to come

Mississippi Area
-details to come

Williams St. Area
-Home to the 2010 best of Portland Restaurant winner, Tasty and Sons. Be prepared to wait 2 hours for brunch any day of the week if you arrive after 10AM.
-details to come

Freemont St.
-Whole Foods (about 10 short blocks away)
-Acacia New Orleans Bistro
-County Cork Public House (sort of a British style pub with live music sometimes, sports others)
-Cafe Destino coffee shop

-Nearest bus stop is just 2 blocks away. And two more buses are just 4 blocks away.
-Easy to call a cab (Rose City Cab is in the neighborhood and is usually at my door in 5 minutes).
-SUPER easy to get to the house from the airport by Max, then the 6 bus and of course you can also take a taxi that will run about $25.
-If you have a car, there is plenty of street parking in front and around the house.


-Towels and linens
-Organic oatmeal, coffee and milk
-No deposit (though if any damage is done you will be held responsible and by making a booking you hereby agree to this).
-WIFI, and all utilities.

**Please note that there is a one time only cleaning fee of $10 that covers the cost of cleaning the room after your stay.


Flexible except if there is another party either checking out on the same day you arrive, or checking in on the same day that you are departing. In which case the check in and out times are as follows:

-Check Out time is 11:00 pm
-Check In time is 2:00 pm or later

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Extra people: $5 / night after 2 guests
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $500 /week
Monthly Price: $1190 /month
Cleaning Fee: $10
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Cat(s)

Overall Guest Satisfaction

Check In
  • We stayed at Naomi's place on a Thurs to Sat and really enjoyed our stay! She was very accommodating to our requested early arrival. She recommended places to eat in the area and things to do in Portland. The apartment was clean and had everything we needed.
    It is in a fun part of the Alberta arts district and within walking distance to many great places. I would highly recommend her apartment for your stay in Portland!

    April 2014
  • This was our first home in Portland! Our stay was for a month as we got acquainted with Portland and gave ourselves some time to find a permanent home. Naomi was really welcoming and friendly, and always happy to answer any questions we had.

    It was myself, my fiance, and our ~60lb dog - and things did start to feel a little tight after a few weeks. That said, the neighborhood was really great to walk around in, and it was a short walk to the Alberta Arts district and Mississippi street - tons of restaurants (try Tin Shed for breakfast!), bars, and shops.

    Super cute, cozy and killer location - we loved our "first home" in Portland, and highly recommend renting from Naomi!

    February 2014
  • My friend and I stayed in Naomi's basement apartment. It was great to have our own space and Naomi was a wonderful host! We had fresh eggs from the chickens (before it got colder) and she even invited us to a holiday White Elephant Gift exchange. She was very accommodating and friendly, and made us feel completely welcome in her home. I highly encourage a stay here if you want a friendly and homey Portland experience in a great location!

    December 2013
  • A perfect place for me to experience a "real" Portland residential neighborhood and to catch some Zzz's after long days at a conference. Naomi's style is fantastic and most of all comfortable. Great bed & bath linens and I love the Persian rugs and accents! The landscaping and the park across the street just make the experience all the more enjoyable. Naomi was an exceptional host and offered lots of suggestions on what to do/where to go. Bus into downtown was easy peasy and a reliable ride. What a beautiful city and perfect place for this solo traveler to stay while on a short trip from the East Coast.

    October 2012
  • Naomi was very accommodating and friendly but the apt. was dirty and didn't smell good. The rugs were covered with dog fur and the futon cover was dirty so I didn't want to sit on it. I had to wash most of the utensils before using them. I wanted a place with a kitchen so I could cook while visiting Portland. The can opener barely worked and there were no paper towels. In my experience most places have a better supply of condiments. The windows were dirty with a couple of small half-dead plants on the sills. The sheets, tub and toilet seemed clean. It was somewhat noisy as I could hear people walking and talking above me. And there are only curtains closing off the open area that contained the washer and dryer. Odd set-up and didn't feel as private as I would like. But the area was perfect for me as I was there for a wedding and friends were close by. It was close to Whole Foods and New Seasons.

    October 2012
  • Naomi's apartment was the perfect place for my girlfriend and I to stay on our Portland adventure. The apartment was comfortable and we felt welcomed by Naomi. The neighborhood is amazing and provided enough activities to keep us busy at night. I would highly recommend staying here.

    October 2012
  • I don't think anything had been touched since the photos were taken. It definitely had the look of neglect. An overflowing ash tray was on the front porch to greet us, also cigarette butts strewn along the path to our door. The place was not very clean (moldy shower curtain) and the trash had not been emptied. We had our dog with us and were told that there was a fenced in yard...such was not the case.
    "Sweet apt"? We referred to it as "the dump".

    September 2012
  • Naomi is a devoted and caring hostess. We stayed for a month and it was fairly comfortable considering the small size of our space. We did hear upstairs noise, so for the extremely noise-sensitive person I would recommend earplugs which she does provide.
    She was very kind to our doggie too.
    Her yard and garden are lovely and we benefited greatly from her fruits and veggies.
    We were able to store our bicycles securely too, another benefit.
    Thanks and all the best to you in the future, Naomi.

    August 2012
  • Naomi's place was in a great location and was quite comfortable. Naomi was very helpful and provided us with advice and bike maps to get around the city. We would recommend this place to anyone.

    August 2012
  • cute place! not quite big enough for 4 but a pleasant stay otherwise. has everything you could need!

    July 2012
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