We now allow a pet in all of our homes. There is a $175/pet fee.

The non refundable damage deposit covers up to $1,000 of accidental damage.

CANCELLATIONS – If you need to cancel up to one month in advance, you get the full payment back, minus any processing fees. Between a month and 2 weeks you get half the payment, minus any processing fees.

Two weeks up to reservation there is no refund. Any changes that result in a shortened stay or early departure do not warrant any refund.

Check In and Check Out

Maybe- if we don’t have people checking out the same day we may be able to allow that. We always try to. Please contact us with your specific date, we won’t know for sure until the day of arrival- as we can get last minute check ins.

11am- all good things must end. Please come back and stay again!

If you rent both houses on the property, then let’s talk about your specific needs. We generally limit total occupancy to max of 30 people. We often charge extra for this to help cover the wear and tear, garbage, etc.


Albina is 9.5 miles and Alberta is 7 miles from Portland International Airport (PDX). A Lyft or Uber ride is the easiest way to get to the houses. Typically the cost is $20-$25.

The Alberta Duplex, High and Low Gear, is 1421 NE Alberta, Portland OR 97211. The Mississippi Houses, Front and Rear Break, is 4603 N Albina Portland, OR 97217.

Both are approximately 3 miles from convention center.

At Alberta there is free on street parking, Generally, you find a spot no more then a block away, and often there is space right in front of the house.

At Albina we have one parking spot per house on site for the houses. If you need more then there is free street parking.

Yes, the bus is right by the Alberta house. At Albina there is the bus and the max both within walking distance. Go to trimet.org and you can put in our address and where you are going and it will map your ride, its perfect! Between that and Lyft or Uber or Taxi’s you really don’t need to rent a car. If you want to tour outside of Portland you can always rent one for the day.


We will send an email a week or so before you arrive with door codes.  We don’t meet you onsite so you can arrive anytime after 4pm that suits you best.

Rear Break, the 5 bedroom home on Mississippi is ADA for wheelchair or walkers on the main floor.

There is a curb-less shower, so no step to get in. Plus there are grab bars in the shower and around the toilet.

The other houses are not.

What's Included

Yes, we have a pack and play, stroller and high chair per house. There are some kids games, books, and wonderful play structures outside with jump ropes and balls as well.

Yes, shampoo, conditioner, and soap are all there.

Typically yes there is some basic stuff but its best to come with whatever ingredients you need.

Yes, stove, toaster, micro, nice knives, pots and pans, serving platters, etc. All basic items to prepare food, coffee, etc are at the house.

There is a charcoal bbq at each property that you can use. The side yard is the common area, so people can have a community experience!