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Amazing purple umbrella that guests gifted us with on their third visit to our Purple House PDX.  Incredibly kind and totally unexpected!Attached but separate, your upstairs studio apartment with your own off street parking space right by the stairs.
Entire guest suite

HUGE SW Studio Apartment- 10-15 mins. to Downtown

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Rachel And Bob

HUGE SW Studio Apartment- 10-15 mins. to Downtown

5 guests
Studio
4 beds
1 bath
5 guests
Studio
4 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean12 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Welcome travelers &/or musicians to Purple House PDX and Portland, Oregon; the ONLY U.S. city to be ranked in the top 25 most livable cities in the world!

Nestled in the trees, this close-in RESIDENTIAL, private, homey, and spacious studio apartment is the perfect home base to relax, replenish, & explore ALL Portland has to offer. Free parking and just one street away from great public transportation.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Breakfast
TV
Dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
2 queen beds, 1 double bed, 1 floor mattress

House Rules

Not suitable for children (2-12 years)
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad

Accessibility

Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance

Availability

140 Reviews

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Jocelyn User Profile
Jocelyn
February 2018
Our stay at Rachel and Bob's place was beyond fabulous. The suite was cozy and clean, and it basically had all amenities, ranging from makeup remover to sanitary pads. Communication was awesome -- they replied to all messages spontaneously and they tried their very best to provid…
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Response from Rachel And Bob:
Jocelyn, we are so delighted we could make your first visit to Portland so special for you both. We think Vancouver BC is spectacular so even happier that you loved it in Portland and here. Thanks for your sweet review and for your kind words in our journal. Best to you both.
February 2018
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Brandi
September 2017
Rachel and Bob, thank-you sooo much for such an enjoyable and memorable stay at the Purple house! You went above and beyond to be the most ideal superhosts, and we cant thank-you enough for making the last part of our honeymoon adventure so memorable - you both are seriously THE …
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Response from Rachel And Bob:
Brandi, THANKS for your awesome review! Bob and I sure were grateful and honored to be part of your honeymoon celebration and that you had such a good time here. Maybe we can apply that discount to your anniversary adventure? But either way, ALL the best and thanks again!
September 2017
Guillaume User Profile
Guillaume
August 2017
Bob and Rachel are the best hosts you could ever hope for. Present when needed, not intrusive but deeply caring! Our stay in the purple house will be fondly remembered!
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Response from Rachel And Bob:
Guillaume, THANKS for such a sweet review and we LOVED the journal entries; complete with adorable photos! We sure enjoyed you all and am so pleased you had such a good time here in Portland! Looking forward to next time and thanks again!
August 2017
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Sean
November 2016
Right when we arrived that the purple house, we were blown away by the friendly and accommodating nature of Rachel and Bob. The space was so clean, lively and they were such generous and wonderful hosts. If wondering whether or not to book with these guys, I would definitely reco…
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Response from Rachel And Bob:
Sean, What a great group of guests you were and glad we could accommodate you! We LOVED the little song you wrote for us and how thoughtful for you to leave a special purple treat for us! Hope you make it back down to the States and to our place soon!
November 2016
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Chris
October 2016
Rachel and Bob made it easy to arrive late at night and welcomed us by leaving out some cheese and wine (perfect after a 6 hour drive!). We only crossed paths once or twice as we were out so much, but they were pleasant each time and made an effort to accommodate us where needed…
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Response from Rachel And Bob:
Thanks, Chris! Sure enjoyed you and Darren and hope you make it back our way!
October 2016
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Norman
September 2018
Very homey atmosphere and excellent hosts. Had everything we needed. Highly recommend for a relaxing and comfortable stay during your travels. Bob and Rachel were very attentive to any needs or questions we had and couldn’t be nicer. Also, a 5 minute walk to public transportation…
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Response from Rachel And Bob:
Thanks for your nice review, Norman, and your kind private and journal msgs. Hope you enjoy Bob’s hops for your next brew and hope you both get to exchange tips next visit. All the best and thanks again!
September 2018
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Courtney
September 2018
Staying with Rachel and Bob was like visiting your cool aunt and uncle. I got in very late the first night and Rachel was there to greet me, walk me around, and just make me feel at home. As a woman who was traveling solo for the night, that meant a lot. But have no fear, we tot…
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Response from Rachel And Bob:
LOVED your awesome review and private msgs and journal entry. SO grateful to have hosted you and you think of us that way! Sure looking forward to seeing you again! Thanks again!
September 2018

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Portland, Oregon, United StatesJoined in March 2013
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Having lived in Portland since 1976, we think it's absolutely the BEST city around and we are always excited to share it with others! Don't just take our word for it: Portland was the ONLY U.S. City to be voted in 2015 as one of the top 25 most livable cities around the world. …
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