Artist`s Retreat Spectacular Home, Hot Tub, Cruiser Bikes, Walk Everywhere!
Welcome to the Artist`s Retreat! A fabulous 3 bedroom 3 bathroom home designed by the renown Pacific Northwest architect, Christian Gladu. Boasting a spectacular architectural layout, this home has an open floor plan with high ceilings, windows, hardwood floors, original art work, and gorgeous finishes. Enjoy the comfy and hip upscale furnishings with artistic touches and treasures. Cozy up to the gas fireplace and watch a movie on one of the 2 HUGE Smart HDTVs.
*** BLUEBIRD DAY HOMES ARE NOT APPROPRIATE FOR ROWDY GROUPS!! ***
Cook an unforgettable meal in the fully equipped gourmet kitchen with family and friends. Or, step out onto the patio and enjoy outside living “Bend style”. Cook out on the gas grill, or relax in your own private hot tub under a Central Oregon sky filled with stars.
High quality mattresses and European style bedding make for a great night sleep! High thread count linens, down duvets… the key to a great vacation.
All Bluebird Day homes are lovingly cared for with the intention of offering you a world class authentic Bend vacation experience. Locally owned and operated, we provide you with a unique opportunity to experience the magic of Bend like a local. We care about our neighborhoods and community, feel passionate about preserving historic homes, and are delighted to offer you a glimpse of our unique and friendly Bend lifestyle. All of our homes are thoroughly cleaned with environmentally friendly cleaning products and proudly feature European style bedding, free high speed wireless internet, games, books, and much more for you to discover!
• Renown Christian Gladu Design Home
• Amazing location WALK EVERYWHERE!
• Exceptional art collection
• Upscale contemporary furnishings
• Hot tub
• Cruiser bikes
• Central Air Conditioning
• Original art work
• Gorgeous finishes throughout
• Hardwood floors
• Gas fireplace
• Sit down dining for 8
• Fully equipped gourmet kitchen
• Stainless appliances
• Outdoor dining for 8
• Gas grill
• Beautiful gardens and charming pond and fountain
• Vaulted ceilings
• Front porch
• European style bedding with down duvets
• Free high speed internet
• Smart HDTVs
• Garage access
• NO PET property
• NO SMOKING property
You will have full, private access to the entire home, patio, porch, and yard. You may park in and store your gear safely in the garage.
We are here to guide you through the booking process and available 24/7 to answer any questions you may have! We love to chat about our favorite restaurants, secret trails, and the general inside scoop of Bend. We totally respect your privacy as well, and don`t mind at all if we don`t hear from you during your stay.
The Artist`s Retreat is stocked with linens and towels, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, body wash, cooking oils, spices, and complimentary tea and coffee from our fave... Back Porch Coffee Roasters!
Be nice and have fun! :)
Please treat our home as you would your own.
*** BLUEBIRD DAY HOMES ARE NOT APPROPRIATE FOR ROWDY GROUPS!! ***
ABSOLUTELY NO PARTIES OR LOUD GROUPS ARE PERMITTED!! One strike, and you are OUT.
Neighborhood disturbances put us at risk of losing our license to operate as a short term rental. You are more than welcome to have fun dinners, gatherings, friends over, etc. but in accordance with neighborhood guidelines and the Bend Noise Ordinance, all outside activities MUST wind down by 10 pm.
Bend Noise Ordinance
If a noise complaint is called in by a neighbor after 10 pm, you will be notified by our offices immediately, and a fine of $250 will be deducted from your Security Deposit. If ANY report is made that a party or loud group activity after 10 pm is occurring on the property, the Bend Police Department will be notified, you will be evicted from the property without a refund, and your security deposit will be forfeited.
The Guest agrees to limit the number of occupants to the maximum occupancy of the specified property. Should you exceed this number, YOU WILL BE EVICTED FROM THE PROPERTY WITHOUT A REFUND. You are welcome to host day time and evening visitors, but additional guests may NOT stay the night. Please notify our offices of any visitors you will be hosting. Homes may not be sublet.
You MUST be 25 years or older to book a reservation.
Absolutely NO SMOKING IN THE HOME OR ON THE PROPERTY!!!!!
Evidence of smoking will result in the appropriate charges to pay for sanitizing, de-odorizing, and cleaning the effected areas. These charges will be automatically withheld from the security deposit.
Absolutely no pets are allowed.
Please park only in the designated parking spot, or directly in front of your home. Be conscientious of other’s privacy when asking your neighbors for directions or recommendations.
All payments are handled through AirBnB. You will receive correspondence from them regarding the payment process. In reserving this home through Air BnB, you are providing your consent and agreeing to all of the terms, conditions, and policies of Bluebird Day Vacation Rentals.
Please refer to the “strict” AirBnB cancellation policy for these terms.Refunds will not be given for early departures.
Security Deposit and Damages
The Guest is responsible for any damage, loss, or breakage within the home or on the property above and beyond normal “wear and tear”. The cost to replace or repair will be deducted from your security deposit. Excessive cleaning charges at a rate of $35/hr will be deducted from your security deposit, including the excess cleaning and draining of a hot tub. Any violation or breach of this contract will result in a forfeit of your security deposit in addition to the cost of any damages incurred.
Check in and Check Out
Check-in is 3:00 pm. Check-out is at 11:00 am.
We take pride in having our homes cleaned thoroughly between visits. No early check-in’s please without prior consent. Late check-outs of more than 15 minutes (unless previously arranged) will incur a rate of $20 per hour billed to your credit card.
Hot Tub Usage
Hot tub hours are from 8 am - 10 pm and are strictly enforced. Any report of use during off hours will result in a $250 fine deducted from your security deposit. Please take a shower before hot tub use, and to adhere to the Hot Tub Rules posted near the hot tub. Additional fees will be charged for excess cleaning or draining of the hot tub. Bluebird Day assumes no liability for injuries or accidents incurred by your use of the hot tub.
Home Supplies and Housekeeping
Your vacation home is supplied with clean linens, towels, toilet paper, paper towel, tissues, hand soap, body wash, hair dryers, and environmentally friendly cleaning supplies. There are washers and dryers in each home for your use, an iron and ironing board, and fully equipped kitchens including spices and plenty of dinnerware, flatware, cookware, etc.
All Bluebird Day homes are equipped with barbecue grills (propane or charcoal provided) and free high-speed wireless internet.
Help us to “stay green” by using the provided recycling bins. There is one for “co-mingled” items such as paper, paperboard (cereal boxes, etc.) cardboard, aluminum, tin cans, and plastic. There is a separate container for all glass. Please rinse out your containers. Bluebird Day offers full service garbage removal. We will come and put out the trashcans on the appropriate day. If you wish to not be disturbed, please put the trash cans out on the curb on the day of pick-up. This is clearly marked near the trash bins.
Full housekeeping service is available during your stay for an additional fee. Please inquire before your arrival to ensure availability of our cleaning staff.
Check Out Procedure
Please place all dirty dishes in the dishwasher and start a load of dishes. Please start a load of towels in the washing machine.
Turn the thermostat to 55 degrees in the winter, and 75 degrees in the summer.
Check that all doors and windows are locked and return the keys to the lockbox.
Lost and Found
Bluebird Day Vacation Rentals nor the home owners are responsible for any personal items left in the home or on the property, including items lost or stolen.
Unclaimed items will be held for you for 30 days. After 30 days, all left items are donated to the Bend Humane Society Thrift Shop.
We will be happy to ship retrieved items to you for a fee of $25 + the cost of postage. Should you choose this option, this amount will be automatically deducted from your security deposit.
Release of Liability
Bluebird Day Vacation Rentals, the Bluebird Day Staff, and the Home Owners are in no way responsible for bodily harm or injuries that may occur while you are in the home or on the property.
Bluebird Day Vacation Rentals, the Bluebird Day staff, and the owners of the home are in no way responsible for bodily harm or injuries that may occur while using the bicycles. The Guest agrees to use the bicycles at your own risk. You are responsible for wearing your own helmets, and for locking the bikes with the locks provided. The Guest is responsible for the bicycles should they be lost or stolen when not on the vacation home premises.
Violation of any federal, state or county laws as well as policies stated in this agreement are grounds for immediate eviction without refund. Any violation of this contract results in a forfeit of your security deposit.
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Traveling from village to village, we quickly realize that our world is a happy place filled with people eager to share and connect. We care for homes owned by people living a new paradigm of versatile housing and collaboration. Our team lives, loves, works, and plays in the heart of Bend, Oregon!
We believe that what makes a vacation truly remarkable, truly memorable is when you get to experience the authenticity of a place. To feel its "vibe" and know it's people. To live for a weekend, several days, a week or more... as the locals live. To feel truly immersed in your destination.