With all the scenic attractions the state has to offer, it’s no surprise that Oregon is a popular Hollywood filming site (Free Willy and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest are among two of the more popular ones). Located on the Pacific coast, the natural beauty of Oregon makes it a very popular holiday destination. Similar to California, Oregon is geographically very diverse. With mountains and waterfalls, forests and beaches, deserts and lakes – this state is a nature lover’s paradise.
Portland is the state’s most popular and cosmopolitan city. Lan Su Chinese Garden, the Oregon Zoo and the Portland Art Museum are some frequented tourist attractions in the city. Portland has multiple bike paths and bike-friendly buses and trains, making biking a favorite tourist activity. Home to Nike’s headquarters, it’s no wonder that Portlanders love to run and the city offers many traffic-free jogging paths. Portland also allows you to kayak right through downtown - a great way to explore the city.
Oaks Bottom and Smith and Bybee lakes are two protected wildlife sanctuaries frequented by visitors. Day trips could include hiking the trails around Mount Hood and in the Columbia River Gorge. During the winter months, Mount Hood's 4 ski resorts are very popular with skiers and snowboarders. Take a day trip to Multnomah Falls or go see the volcanoes of the rugged and glaciated Cascade Mountain Range. Crater Lake National Park, Oregon’s only national park is perhaps the most popular tourist destination in the state. Tourists love camping there and visiting Crater Lake, the deepest lake in the country. Even the scenic drive along the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) is an experience in itself.
Salem, Oregon’s capital city, houses the iconic Oregon State Capitol building. Ashland, located in southern Oregon, is famous for hosting the Tony Award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Eugene, Corvallis, Astoria, Oregon City and Bend are some other popular cities in Oregon. Wherever you choose to go, you cannot leave without visiting one of Oregon’s many famous breweries – Oregon beer is world famous.
While looking at properties for rent in Oregon, be sure to include options like cabins and townhouses for rent. Cabin rentals and beach rentals are particularly popular for weekend getaways. When considering options in the city, many people offer their condos for rent and that might be cheaper than booking a hotel. Oregon vacation rentals are a great way to enjoy all the beauty this state has to offer while enjoying the luxury of a home stay.
Looking for a vacation rental in Oregon? Tripping.com has 16412 vacation rental homes available in Oregon. You'll find 193 studios, 6677 1-bedroom, 3037 2-bedroom and 6505 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $25 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Oregon is $1310 while the average price of a weekly rental is $3476. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Oregon home is $9294.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 4909 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Oregon. In addition to accommodating pets, Oregon rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 13062 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 10254 have TV and/or cable and 3157 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 10 vacation rental sites in Oregon where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, Booking.com, and TripAdvisor. There are 8294 HomeAway rentals, 3651 Booking.com short term rentals and 2580 TripAdvisor vacation rentals.