Relax in our comfortable, cheery private room with shared bathroom. Just five miles from downtown, we are close to the Yellow Max & bus. Free wifi, Netflix, Hulu & Amazon make this a great place to unwind. LGBTQ friendly. A dog & cat live onsite.
Our cozy private Sunnyside room features:
: Sealy Posturpedic Queen bed
: Down pillows for back, front, and side sleepers
: Down comforter for year-round comfort
: iPod docking station/alarm clock
: Extra blankets, pillows, and rugs available
: Bathroom with beautiful antique clawfoot tub and shower
: Bathroom is shared with up to 2 other Airbnb guests staying in another private room on the same floor
: Programmable keyed access to the home for easy in and out 24/7
: Lock on the bedroom door for your peace of mind
: Free high-speed wireless Internet
: Unlimited access to the kitchen including private food storage, stove/oven, microwave, toaster oven, coffee machine, beverage station, hot water kettle, manual juice press, dishwasher and refrigerator - help yourself to condiments!
: 2 free Nespresso machine pucks per booking
Interaction with Guests
We love greeting guests, helping with directions and getting around town. Since we live on the floor above and share the kitchen, we often run into guests in the common areas and love exchanging tips and travel insights.
Sometimes though our schedules don't align and we miss our housemates altogether.
Note that you might run into guests staying in another private room on the same floor.
Special attention to detail has been paid so you can thrive in our cozy home when we are unavailable in person, but always accessible by phone or email.
Our neighborhood is diverse and friendly with quaint vintage shops, quirky bars and excellent restaurants. It is conveniently located near I-5 and public transport.
Just 5 miles north of Downtown and nestled in the historic Kenton community close to shops and dining, we are within easy walking distance to public transit (Yellow Max line and several buses) and a quick 10 minute car ride downtown with great N/S-bound freeway access.
We are about 25-35 minutes away from downtown by bus or Yellow Max train line. Both are within six blocks of the house with a bus stop less than a block away.
Bus: 4 and 75 are less than a block away and the Yellow Max line is only 6 blocks from the house. All will take you downtown in about 25-35 minutes.
Car: Parking is free and easy curbside at the house.
We are in the Car2Go zone and several Zipcars are in the neighborhood making shared transportation readily available.
Airport: From the airport, take a taxi for $20-30 and spend 20 minutes or take the Red Max train from the airport to the Rose Quarter and change to the Yellow Max train to Kenton Station then walk to the house. It usually takes 1-1.5 hours and costs $2.50.
Other Things to Note
Since you'll be sharing common areas with other people, flexibility and respect are key.
The City of Portland requires us to maintain a guest logbook including home address and license plate number, if driving. Please be prepared to provide this information.
: No shoes inside the house. There's a shoe bench near the front door for easy storage and on/offs.
: No smoking inside the home - space is available outside.
: No food in bedrooms.
: Use coasters.
: You are free to come and go, but should always be respectful of others who might be sleeping.
This home has very good energy. It is warm, welcoming and cozy. We felt as if we were in our own home and our host made us feel so welcomed.
It was a very seamless experience and the property is located in a convenient area with access to many popular Portland spots. It took us between 10-15 minutes to access downtown and the location is ideal.
The home is clean, tidy and relaxing. We had a pleasant night of sleep in cotton sheets and a comfy bed.
We have no complaints whatsoever and encourage travelers to consider this home stay.
Thank you for a pleasant experience.
Very clean and quiet. Good proximity to city. Very cute dog. Our very late check in was easy with their coded lock. Very nicely decorated.
Second time staying here. Very clean and quiet home. Hosts are welcoming, and leave you be. Highly recommend.
This visit was my second stay with Maylene and Charity. I stayed for two weeks and had a very positive experience. They are gracious hostesses with a lovely clean, quiet, convenient home. I plan to return the next time I come to Portland.
We made a last minute decision to go Portland for the weekend. Instead of finding a hotel room, we thought of trying to find a place on Airbnb. We contacted Maylene and Charity 1/2 hour before reaching Portland and they had a room available. They have a very nice place. Clean, quiet, and charming. Easy access from the freeway, safe and quiet neighborhood. Maylene met us when we reached their place and gave us the lay of the land. She was very helpful in answering our questions about Portland. We enjoyed staying at their place even if it was for only one night. Will check their place first next time we go to Portland.
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We are high school sweethearts who met in Japan over 20 years ago. Many areas of our home are strongly influenced by our time there. We share a common passion for travel and haven't seen nearly enough of the world yet! One day we'd like to compete and WIN on The Amazing Race.
We were inspired to Airbnb after first using the service in Hong Kong with our family. We had such a great experience we said that if we ever had the opportunity, we'd love to host ourselves. At the time we were renting a condo but found ourselves unexpectedly in the market for a house right after our trip. We were happy to find the perfect spot to share with other travelers and family members of our neighbors.
Small business owners and entrepreneurial folk, we work from home so we're available for questions and referrals.
In our free time you'll find us planning our next big adventure, binging on YouTube videos, stretched out on a yoga mat, or curled up with a good book.