River House
River House
3 bedroom
Calendar and Booking

Green Riffle Cottage
Green Riffle Cottage
3 bedroom
*BOOKED THRU 2017*
Blue Heron Cottage
Blue Heron Cottage
1 qn bedroom (+ 2 twins) *BOOKED THRU 2017*

The River House

The River House

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath. | This spacious two-story house is situated right along the river bank and has a modern open design. It has two private qn bedrooms, 2 more qn beds in the downstairs room, 1 queen futon in the laundry room, and 1 qn sofa sleeper. Also two bathrooms, a spacious open living room, dining area, and giant tiled kitchen. The living and dining rooms overlook the river rapids that salmon and steelhead swim through, while eagles and osprey fly by at eye level. An outside deck also overlooks the rapids, and a rustic gravel trail leads down to the bedrock-edged river.

The River House Fish eye's view of the house from the river in the summer

View from the house and deck in winter

The River House
River House front facing river

The River House
Furnished deck

 


House is nestled in old-growth forest


View from the house and deck in summertime


Spacious living room overlooks the river and forest

The River House
Bedroom 1: Upstairs

The River House
Bedroom 2: Upstairs

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Bedroom 3: Downstairs (bed #1)

 

The River House
Bedroom 3: Downstairs (bed #2)

Queen sofa sleeper

 

Queen futon in laundry room

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Spacious, fully furnished kitchen

 

The River House
Dining area and counter

     

The River House
Reading nook features leather La-Z-boy

 

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Cozy brick fireplace and hearth

The River House
Game room with glass doors to deck

 

The River House
Convenient, in-house laundry

Patio and chimerea in yard  

Custom racks for all types of rods

• See Rates and Policies (far right tab) then click "Calendar and Booking" near the top photo for availability and reservations.

The Green Riffle Cottage

Green Riffle Cottage

3 Bedrooms. 1.5 Bath. | The cozy interior, large yard, and outdoor fire pit make this cottage a favorite of fishermen. Two Queen and 1 Full bedrooms, 1-1/2 bathrooms, classic front porch, television with DVD/VHS player, tall redwood tree in the front yard, and outside fire pit. Steep stairs and old-fashioned windoors make the attic bedroom unsuitable for children.

Green Riffle Cottage
Front yard with fire pit

Green Riffle Cottage
Picnic table overlooking the Umpqua River

Green Riffle Cottage
Living room


 

Green Riffle Cottage
Bedroom 1: Downstairs


Green Riffle Cottage
Bedroom 2: Downstairs

 

Green Riffle Cottage
Bedroom 3: Upstairs

Green Riffle Cottage
Dining room with hand-crafted table

 

Green Riffle Cottage
Fully-furnished kitchen

Green Riffle Cottage
Downstairs main bathroom

 

Green Riffle Cottage
Attic half-bath

Green Riffle Cottage
Convenient, in-house laundry

 

Green Riffle
Steep "ladder-stairs" from attic bed/bath

• See Rates and Policies (far right tab) then click "Calendar and Booking" near the top photo for availability and reservations.

The Blue Heron Cottage

Blue Heron Cottage

1 Bedroom+, 1 Bath. | This 1930s vintage, cedar-shingled cottage has been renovated for comfort while still preserving the original character. There is 1 Queen bedroom, 2 twin beds in other rooms, 1 bathroom, a glass-front woodstove and fieldstone chimney for cozy evening fires, and a cedar deck overlooking the river. There are also 2 twin beds, one in an entry way and one in the living room (day-bed). A giant sycamore tree provides ample summer shade for picnics and lounging in the hammock.

Blue Heron Cottage
View from the deck in summer

Blue Heron Cottage
View from the deck in winter


Livingroom with wood stove and twin #1

 


Queen bedroom


Country-style kitchen

 

Blue Heron Cottage
Spacious yard with river deck in background


Colorful bathroom

 


Twin bed #2


Spacious parking in driveway

 


Spacious yard and furnishings


Deck overlooking forest and river

 


Laundry room

• See Rates and Policies (far right tab) then click "Calendar and Booking" near the top photo for availability and reservations.

Rental Rates and Policies

Base rates are for the first 2 or 4 (River House) people - per-person rates apply to all additional people (yes, toddlers and children are people too). Minimum rate is equal to a 3-night minimum stay. The 7th night is free with a weekly stay. A fixed cleaning fee applies to all stays -- the longer you stay the better the deal!

River House: $300 base (up to 4 people), +$20 per person, maximum 5 couples. Cleaning fee $150.

Green Riffle: $180 base (up to 2 people), +$20 per person, maximum 3 couples or individuals. Cleaning fee $100. (Note: currently booked long-term.)

Blue Heron: $160 base (up to 2 people), +$20 per person, maximum 1 couple plus 2 individuals. Cleaning fee $80.

The best way to reserve is via the "Calendar and Booking" links on the top tabs for each house. Or, you can email reserve@NorthUmpquaRetreat.com but be patient for a response. Provide your contact info, group size, and the dates and houses you are interested in. We'll try to respond within several days from a NorthUmpquaRetreat email address.

• Reservations are confirmed upon receipt of a 50% non-refundable deposit (Visa, MC, or cleared check). (Partial refunds are only considered in the event of an unforseeable emergency and/or if all the vacated dates actually get rebooked.)

• Corporate and government per diem rates are considered on a space-available basis.

• Monthly rentals are considered, on a space available basis.

• No pets or smoking are permitted on the premises.

• Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. Check-out time is 10:00 a.m.

• Renters accept all risk of using outside grounds, trails, and river.

• Renters agree that repairs for any damage beyond normal use or major missing items will be charged to the credit card.

• Detailed information and rental agreement will be provided upon reservation and signed upon arrival.

• Rates and policies are subject to change until reserved.

A rare "living stump" along the river's edge on Retreat property.

 

Phone and Internet

Cell phone service is provided in the area by Verizon, and somewhat by AT&T and US Cellular. Homes have cell phone amplifiers for the best possible service. Wireless internet service is up to 15 MB/s.

Rainbow trout

 

Video of the River House