USA Oregon Eugene-Springfield OR Area Eugene Listing #31149

Serendipity House - Eugene, OR

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19 reviews
Max. occupancy: 4 1 Queen Bed, 1 Sofa Bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom No pets 
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Peaceful and Secluded Suite w/Free WiFi & Great Garden Space to Enjoy!

Serendipity House is a quiet and peaceful guest suite that has its own entrance and is the ideal spot for your next visit to Eugene! This bright, updated suite features a back yard patio and a hot tub nestled into the trees, plus a garden that provides visitors with a private and tranquil atmosphere. Inside, you’ll find a comfortable living room with a TV and a private washer/dryer. After a long day of exploring the area, let the kids romp around the wide, open expanse of the yard while you simmer away in the privacy of the enclosed hot tub. When it's time to get dinner on the table, the home's efficient little kitchenette will make short work of tonight's meal with a countertop induction oven, a single-burner induction stove-top, and even a slow cooker for those cold-weather stews! Oh, and the kids will have all the mixing bowls and gadgets they need to make their favorite holiday cakes and cookies! Play a few games of Ping-Pong, or cook up some burgers on the gas grill. The unique character and cozy ambiance of this suite are ideal for up to four guests, so bring a few friends and enjoy Eugene like a local.

What's nearby:
This suite provides easy access to all that Eugene has to offer. The University of Oregon is just a 10-minute drive and Skyline Park and the Spring Boulevard Trailhead are within a short walking distance of the home. You can also bike along Frank Kinney Park on Amazon Drive and continue into downtown Eugene, where you will find a wide variety of restaurants and shops. Laurelwood Golf Course is closeby as well if golf is your game!

Things to know:
Free WiFi
Shared hot tub
Private washer/dryer

You must be 21 years or older to rent this property.




Heating & cooling

Central AC

Partial AC

Kitchen & dining







Wireless router

Netflix streaming

Nearby activities & attractions

Golf nearby

On-site activities

Hot tub : Shared

Ping-pong table


Gas grill : Shared



19 reviews

Tyson B. Aug 2022
The house was very comfortable and clean with a beautiful garden. I was seeking privacy and found the bed to be quite comfortable. The shower was excellent with a great high power detachable head and hot water and a built in bench. Internal AC unit kept me comfortable the whole time. Good WIFI and a flat screen in the living room. No TV in the bedroom.
Minutes from food and groceries in a nice south Eugene neighborhood.
Gary C. Jul 2022
We stayed for 10 days for the World athletics championships and had a great time. The place is very clean and quiet with a beautiful yard . We enjoyed the private deck although there is a much larger and nice deck to share with the homeowner. She was very nice and let us do our thing. There is a bus stop very close so we didn’t even need our car for most of the stay. I would definitely recommend the Serendipity House.
Carol D. Jun 2022
This lovely apartment is set next to a beautiful garden and is very well stocked with everything you might need or want. The beds are comfortable, the good size dining table really useful and the bathroom is perfect. Everything is very clean and in good condition. We’ll be back!
Wilfred W. Jun 2022
quite area, just at bottom of the hill that leads to an exclusive multi-million dollar housing area. large enough for a couple.
Sonja H. Mar 2022
Serendipity House was very clean and organized and was a relaxing getaway during our trip to Eugene. The bed and sofa bed were very comfortable and the kitchen had many utensils and small appliances that made it a very convenient trip. We saw the owners in passing and they were very welcoming but kept to themselves and allowed us a great deal of privacy.
Randi H. Jan 2022
Hot tub was nice and bedding was clean.
Colleen K. Oct 2021
Beautiful place, very thoughtful and courteous host! Will definitely stay here if I’m on town again.
Whitney D. Aug 2021
This is an amazing property! Great location, super cozy and clean. Everything was so dialed. We had a great experience. Will definitely stay here again.
Kathleen F C. Jul 2021
We loved the garden and the spacious layout of the property.
Dena M. Jun 2021
Deck area & front yard are beautiful & provided lots of outdoor space! Great location too!
GAIL M. Mar 2021
Really beautiful landscaping and nice big lot provided plenty of privacy. The apt was clean and well appointed. I would have appreciated more place settings as I felt like I was constantly doing dishes. But all in all a great stay. Thank you really nice woman who we didn’t meet until we were leaving.
I would stay here again!
Manager response:
Thank you for your review, Gail! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. We have provided your valuable feedback to our local manager to look into further. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope we can host you again!
Joseph Edward F. Feb 2021
We stay here for almost a month and it was so nice, smooth, and relaxing. The space has everything you need and it’s in a great part of town. The host goes out of her way to ensure your stay is wonderful. Recommend this property to anyone who is interested.
Dianne C. Dec 2020
We had 8 days at this well stocked and lovely home.
Located in south Eugene surrounded by foothills, the property is really a nice escape from the hustle and bustle.
Well stocked with kitchen items including spices, aluminum, trash bags, dishwasher soap, laundry soap, hand soap, napkins and plenty of dishes.
Plenty of linens.
Great shower with constant hot water and handheld shower nozzle.
Generous bathroom amenities.
Vast amount of storage space.
Plenty of extra blankets and pillows.
Great choice of board games.
Jacuzzi ( though we did not use )
Pet friendly.
Owner is lovely and doesn’t invade your space or privacy.

Heater in bedroom and living room adequately warms home and has individual thermostat to adjust.
However, bathroom vent offers no thermostat & seems to be piped in from main home. This heat was on almost constantly and was uncomfortably hot.
So much so in December (winter) we needed to open windows to cool the place down.
No oven. Offers an electric induction hot plate which is super efficient and a convection small microwave sized oven. If you are wanting to cook anything that would fit into a larger oven it wouldn’t, and you only have access to one cooktop.
For us we both enjoy cooking and it was Christmas so that wasn’t something we were able to do successfully.
We are pet owners and love bed the fact that we could take our dog with us. However, there was a noticeable doggy smell in the home for the first few days. It seemed to dissipate as I burned candles and had the windows open due to the heat.
Please note that the home is exceptionally clean, but there was a doggy smell present.
Not in walking distance to stores/coffee etc.
That was fine for us. However, it is not in close proximity to an urban spread of stores so keep that in mind if that is what you prefer.

In summary, we would highly recommend this place to stay.
The Cons are nuances that are small, but nonetheless our experience there.

Additionally I left a personal item at the home. I was able to have Kevin from VACASA find the item and is posting it to me for a small fee. I am most appreciative of that!

Emily D. Nov 2020
Fantastic fenced yard; very clean and has all supplies: great S Eugene location
I’ll be back!
Arianne R. Sep 2020
This place has the perfect set up for a home away from home. Everything you need is supplied, it’s a great location in Eugene, walkable trails nearby, and you can even bring your pup along for the trip! I would absolutely stay here again and highly recommend.
Terri C. Jul 2020
I highly recommend this location. It was quiet and comfortable with all necessary amenities. The sofa bed was surprisingly comfortable and my guest said the same about the bed. We really enjoyed the private deck, sipping wine while enjoying wildlife and natural setting.
Karin O. Jun 2020
I stayed at Serendipity with my dog for a week end visit to my U of O student daughter. Loved the location in a quiet neighborhood but a short drive to town and campus. Great trails close by and the home is very dog friendly. Well equipped and super comfortable. Also Thea the host was awesome and welcoming. Would definitely stay here again!