Three properties in the Eugene, Cascades and Coast region of Oregon are attracting travelers interested in retreats at once luxurious and rustic.
Just outside of Eugene, the Tipi Village Retreat beckons visitiors with its secluded woodland setting and unusual mix of dwellings. Clients seeking a unique lodging experience can stay in the six luxury tipis with stone floors, rugs and plush beds. A country cabin and cottage invite a more traditional sleeping experience, while still offering peaceful solitude in the middle of old-growth trees. Guests wake up to a wholesome breakfast of local, organic goods served on the patio or by the creek
Restored from an historic former ranger station, the McKenzie River Mountain Resort combines carefully preserved rustic architecture with modern touches for a comfortable yet authentic stay along the McKenzie River. Located near the McKenzie River Trail, the resort offers a Bike Adventure package that includes lodging, bike rental, shuttle to top of trail and trail map.
After years in the busy city scene, Norman and Erika Coyer retreated to the edge of the Cascade Mountains to build the small, organic and vegetarian Double Diamond Lodge B&B. With views of Hills Creek Reservoir and Diamond Peak, the sustainably built and operated lodge offers private access to hiking, biking and skiing trails