Perfect for summer or winter getaways, this lakefront two-bedroom Government Camp vacation rental offers peace and tranquility, all with a clean and crisp interior, and a stunning Collins Lake view.
From the moment you park your car in the attached garage and head up to the main floor, you will be transported to a relaxing, comfort-filled retreat. The sunny living room has a gas fireplace, cozy, plush furniture, and decorative accents like candles and throw pillows. Sit back and watch a Blu-ray DVD on the large wall-mounted flat screen TV, or just channel surf the cable. You don't even need to remember to bring your favorite movies from home - there's an extensive DVD collection right here to peruse.
From the sofa, you'll have a gorgeous lake scene out the windows, but on nice days, head to the deck for an even better view. Enjoy a summer barbecue overlooking Collins Lake, surrounded by trees and fresh mountain air. This may also become your favorite spot to enjoy your morning coffee or a before-bed glass of port.
The wooden dining table will seat six whether it's a a home-cooked meal or take-out pizza. And in the spacious full kitchen, you'll have high-end stainless steel appliances and ample counter space for your culinary creations. If you need more seating, there's a breakfast bar right at the counter.
At the end of the night, you and up to five other guests can head upstairs to the two bedrooms and loft area. Here, a master suite has a four-poster queen bed, TV, and an en suite bathroom with a shower/tub combo. The other bedroom also has a queen bed, and in the loft there are two twin beds, as well as another TV - perfect for kids to watch cartoons. Here, you'll also have your own washer and dryer so there's no need to overpack.
The amenities at this Mt. Hood vacation rental include access to the wonderful community Creekside Lodge. here you'll have two hot tubs, a sauna, and a beautiful year-round outdoor pool. The clubhouse has free WiFi (as does your very own condo), as well as a stunning ski lodge decor. Have a drink in front of the large stone fireplace before you head to the tubs for a relaxing soak under the stars.
Of course, one of the main winter attractions to this region of Oregon is skiing, and here you'll be only minutes from three major ski resorts. Mt. Hood Skibowl, Timberline, and Mt. Hood Meadows are all under 11 miles away, Skibowl being the closest at a quick three minute drive. Also right nearby you can strap on snowshoes or don your cross-country skis and explore the area on foot.
In nice weather, this area has ample hiking, biking, fishing, kayaking, and golfing opportunities, making this a truly year-round destination! At just over an hour's drive from Portland, this Collins Lake vacation condo is close enough for a weekend getaway but special enough to make it a special vacation destination.