The Best Long-Term Vacation Rentals Near Bend, Oregon

Central Oregon is one of the most beautiful places in the United States. It’s a great location for those who need a remote place to work for an extended period or those who want to experience the majesty of Oregon’s nature for much longer than a weekend getaway. This is why Village Properties At Sunriver is ideal for those who want to get away for a while. These are some of the best long-term vacation rentals near La Pine, Sunriver, and Bend, Oregon, so take some time and browse these amazing spots!

Long Term Rentals Bend Oregon

13 Wickiup, Sunriver

Four Bedroom, Three Bath Home

This spacious home in Sunriver has some outstanding amenities. You will find a hot tub on a private deck and a secondary deck off the dining room. You’ll love lounging near the large windows that fill the comfortable rooms with natural light. There is one spot available for parking and bike and walking paths close by.

Powder Village Unit B1, Sunriver

Studio, 1 Bath Condominium

Enjoy this upper unit located in the lovey Powder Village complex. This condominium is located near plenty of amenities in Sunriver, Oregon. You will be close to Three Rivers School, the Post Office, and the library. The property features an on-site laundry facility, outdoor pool, and hot tub.

51325 Mitts Way, La Pine

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Home
One of the standout features of this property is the large, open floor plan and a double-car garage. You’ll see that this property is close to schools, shopping, and outdoor recreation in la Pine, Oregon. The freshly painted interior and newer appliances give the home a lively and comfortable feel. Pets are negotiable with the owner if you have a four-legged family member.

Stay A Little Longer In Oregon

In a long-term vacation rental in Central Oregon, you can take more time to see and experience all the greater Bend, OR, area has to offer. Village Properties At Sunriver welcomes you to stay a little longer and get the most our of your adventure. We are near the top attractions from Sunriver to Bend and feature some of the finest lodging and amenities in the area. Contact us online or at (541) 749-1298 to hear more about our accommodations.

Where To Rent A Snowmobile In Central Oregon

There are few more thrilling and exciting winter activities than snowmobiling through fresh snow. It’s not available everywhere, so you should take advantage of it when you can. Central Oregon is a fantastic winter wonderland with plenty of exciting options for locals and visitors alike. Snowmobiling is very accessible near Bend, Oregon during certain times of the year, and you can find a decent number of snowmobile rentals nearby. To blaze new snow trails and do more in winter, book directly with Village Properties at Sunriver. Continue reading to learn more about snowmobiling near Bend, Oregon. 

Adrenaline Rentals

Adrenaline Rentals has a variety of Polaris snowmobiles to choose from for your snowmobile excursion. You can also rent a 2023 kx450x Snowbike, which offers similar thrills to a snowmobile but, as you can guess, in the form of a bike. 

Central Oregon Rentals

Another outstanding adventure rental business is Central Oregon Rentals. They can provide you with a snowmobile for those interested in exploring Bend, Sunriver, Redmond, Sisters, La Pine, Mt. Bachelor, Paulina, and Santiam Pass. You can rent Yamaha and Ski-Doo snowmobiles to explore the local snow parks and backcountry trails.

Elevation Adventure Rentals

At Elevation Adventure Rentals, you can take advantage of daily or sled-share snowmobile rentals. Hop on the back of a Ski-Doo or Polaris model and adventure out into the Central Oregon wilderness. Elevation Adventure Rentals can provide maps and suggestions for local trials if you are new to the area or the hobby.

Catch The Need For Speed This Winter

Jumping on the back of a snowmobile and carving your trail in Central Oregon will be an eventful moment. Have the best time snowmobiling near Bend, Oregon! You can also easily find your way back to your vacation rental when you stay at Village Properties At Sunriver. We are near the top attractions from Sunriver to Bend and feature some of the finest amenities and rooms in the area. Have the best time possible by booking directly with us. Contact us at 1-844-458-4433 or book online to hear more about our accommodations.

3 Great Places For A Massage In Bend, Oregon

When you book a vacation, you need to find time to relax. Central Oregon is a calming place to be for a getaway. One way to make it even better is to find an amazing establishment for a massage. Bend, Oregon, has several places that will do wonders for you. When it comes to cozy lodging, you can’t beat what is offered by Village Properties at Sunriver. We are just outside of Bend, Oregon, and offer plenty of amenities and attractions to put your mind at ease. These are some of the best places for a massage in Bend, Oregon.

Bodywork of Bend

Right in downtown Bend, Oregon, you can lie down and relax at Bodywork of Bend. The helpful staff here specializes in deep tissue massage, Swedish massage, pregnancy massage, craniosacral therapy, pediatric craniosacral therapy, postpartum massage, hot stone massage, sports massage, cupping massage, and more.

Massage Solutions of Bend

Another outstanding massage location in Bend, Oregon, is called Massage Solutions of Bend. You can book a time for massage therapy or laser therapy. According to its website, laser therapy “is a surgery-free, drug-free option for individuals suffering from both acute and chronic pain. Able to penetrate deep tissue structures and impact pain on a cellular level.”

EarthTouch Massage

At EarthTouch Massage, you will find a mix of Eastern and Western-inspired healing practices. This is the place to visit if you are interested in myofascial release, ashiatsu barefoot massage, hot stone therapy, table Thai massage, and much more.

Relax In Bend, Oregon

A massage in Bend, Oregon, can be the best way to top off an amazing, relaxing retreat to the Pacific Northwest. Combine your massage with the amazing lodging only found at Village Properties at Sunriver. We feature some of the best amenities and rooms in the Sunriver and Bend, Oregon, area. Have the best time possible by booking directly with us. To hear more about our accommodations, reach out to us at 1-844-458-4433. Or book with us online.

Places To Play Disc Golf In Sunriver, Oregon

An exciting and incredibly fun sport to play is disc golf. It’s always a blast, especially if you can find a challenging and beautiful place to play. Central Oregon happens to be home to some outstanding disc golf courses that avid fans love. If you are looking for a disc golf course, draw attention to the Sunriver and Bend area. There are fun disc golf courses and fantastic lodging from Village Properties at Sunriver in the area. Here are some of the best disc golf courses in Central Oregon. 

SHARC

The Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic & Recreation Center has a beautiful disc golf course near Village Properties at Sunriver. If you don’t have your disc golf gear, you can rent the discs, and they will throw in a course map with a scorecard. The course is a nine-hole with a par 27. While it’s a small course, it is ideal for beginners and those who want to practice their game.

Camp Abbot

Camp Abbot is a seasonal disc golf course in the Deschutes National Forest. This course is 18 holes, and it’s a very new course built in 2022. It’s an extensive course, too, so get ready to do some light hiking to find the next hole. This is also a fun way to explore one of the area’s best natural attractions: the Deschutes National Forest.

Pine Nursery

This beautiful course is near Bend, Oregon. It is an 18-hole course with amazing views of the Cascades. This is a mostly flat course with plenty of foliage and jagged rocks to dodge. This is another great disc golf course to appreciate the Central Oregon nature.

Get Out There And Play

You will have a great time at any of these disc golf courses in Central Oregon. There are plenty more things to do in Sunriver, Oregon, from your fantastic vacation rental through Village Properties at Sunriver. We feature some of the best amenities and rooms in the Sunriver and Bend, Oregon, area. Have the best time possible by booking directly with us. To hear more about our accommodations, reach out to us at 1-844-458-4433 or book with us online.

Explore The Bend Ale Trail This Summer

A phenomenal place to drink a beer or two this summer is by visiting Oregon. That’s because of The Bend Ale Trail. It’s home to some of the best stretches of breweries in the state. You can start and end your adventure along the ale trail in Sunriver, Oregon, with Village Properties at Sunriver. We are about 20 minutes from Bend, Oregon, which allows you safe transportation to and from any of the breweries below. The Bend Ale Trail features 30 breweries. We’ll highlight some of the best breweries you can’t pass by.

  • Sunriver Brewing Company: The best place to start is in our backyard in Sunriver. This is an awesome place to grab to eat and enjoy a beer by the campfire.
  • Worthy Brewing Company: This a Bend, Oregon, brewery focusing on sustainability. They have two locations in Bend; the brewpub and the beers and burgers location.
  • Spider City Brewing: Spider City Brewing has a great selection of covering IPAs, stouts, pale ales, and more. 
  • Silver Moon Brewing: Silver Moon Brewing is an excellent option for brewing with lots of energy. Check out their events calendar or stop in and marvel at the interior art.
  • Goodlife Brewing Company: Goodlife Brewing Company offers an excellent selection of well-balanced beers. Try their award-winning Sweet As! Pacific Ale.

Drink Your Way Through The Bend Ale Trail

This is the best summer activity that you can do in Oregon. The best way to experience The Bend Ale Trail is by starting at Village Properties At Sunriver. We feature some of the best amenities and rooms in the Sunriver and Bend, Oregon, area. Have the best time possible by booking directly with us. To hear more about our accommodations, reach out to us at 1-844-458-4433. Or book with us online.

The Local Guide to Bend, Oregon Food Trucks

Bend, Oregon, has some outstanding events and festivals throughout the year. Typically, you can find a lineup of delicious food trucks at any of these events. These food trucks are everywhere in Bend, Oregon, not just at events. Finding something unique and great if you are visiting for the first time can be intimidating. However, we know of some popular food trucks with locals and visitors.

If you plan a vacation to Central Oregon, we suggest staying at Village Properties at Sunriver. We are close to Bend, Oregon, with many attractions in Sunriver, Oregon, to explore. For those looking to explore Bend, Oregon, here are some note-worthy food trucks to seek out when you are here.

The Lot

This is Bend’s first food truck pod. What that means is that the space is designed for a variety of food carts. This is one of the best places to visit if you want to sample different food or are still determining what to eat. It’s also wonderful to stop in if it is chilly outside because of the heated seating. We recommend the Pork Curry Tacos from A’la Carte. The taproom serves beer, cider, kombucha, CBD, hard seltzer, and wine. The 16-tap handles rotate, giving various local and regional pints to try.

The Podski

The Podski is located in Bend’s historic Box Factory in the Old Mill District. It’s a unique and beautiful location to grab a bite and drink. You’ll find a fantastic selection of food to choose from. We suggest trying Juno Japanese Sushi Garden and Little Slice of Heaven Cheesecakes.

On Tap

On the North East side of Bend, Oregon, you’ll find On Tap. It’s a less traveled area but offers an unparalleled draft collection. The outdoor beer garden is a great place to park yourself with friends during the summer. If it’s a little cool, you’ll love the heated and enclosed tap house or outdoor heated tent. With six food trucks and 35 taps, including craft beer, cider, wine, and kombucha, you should be OK with finding the perfect meal and drink. We recommend visiting Rush’s Squares. 

Sample The Best Food Bend Has To Offer

We know you won’t have a problem finding something to eat and drink when you visit these food trucks in Bend, Oregon. Also, you won’t find a better place in Central Oregon to rest your head than at Village Properties at Sunriver. Village Properties at Sunriver is a short drive from Bend, Oregon, and features some of the best amenities and rooms in the area. Have the best time possible by booking directly with us. To hear more about our accommodations, reach out to us at 1-844-458-4433. Or book with us online.

4 Joyous St. Patrick’s Day Events In Bend, Oregon

With St. Patrick’s Day approaching, we wanted to share upcoming events and activities in Bend, Oregon. Suppose you plan on staying in Central Oregon this week or looking for a future trip here. In that case, you should know that there is always something interesting going on. Village Properties at Sunriver is the best place to explore many outstanding events in Bend, Oregon. We are in Sunriver, Oregon, only a short drive from Bend, Oregon. This is what you can look forward to during St. Patrick’s Day.

An Irish Rambling House at The Tower Theatre

An Irish Rambling House is a beautiful, humorous, and exciting event. According to the Tower Theatre‘s website, “In Ireland, the neighbors would pick a house to ramble to in the evenings to share music, dance, and story. These settings bore their humor, charm, and a sense of community and togetherness, which is what Rambling House exemplifies.” Tickets are available. Enjoy the show with a warm mug of Irish coffee too.

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at McMenamins

If you want to try an excellent local Irish Stout, head over to McMenamins. In addition to their own Irish Stout, they will be offering a unique St. Patrick’s Day whiskey. Outside of drinks and food, the establishment will feature live music all day and late into the night.

St. Patrick’s Day at Oregon Spirit Distillers

For those looking for something other than Irish Stouts, then stop by the tasting room at Oregon Spirit Distillers. They will be pouring whiskey, beer, Shamrock Shooters, and more. Also, keep your eyes peeled for a hidden lucky charm for your opportunity to win the scavenger hunt.

St. Patrick’s Day Dash

Stay active on St. Patrick’s Day with Bend, Oregon’s St. Patrick’s Day dash. Start your race in Old Mill District and enjoy live music, beer, fitness, and more. You can choose a 5K, 10K, or 1.3-mile course. Don’t forget to wear green and join in after the race for the Miller Lumber Post-Dash-Bash.

Irish You Could Visit Bend, Oregon

Bend, Oregon, is the best place for those looking for a fun time during St. Patrick’s Day. Village Properties at Sunriver is a short drive away and features some of the best amenities and rooms in the Bend, Oregon, area. Make sure you have the best time possible by booking directly with us. To hear more about our accommodations, reach out to us at 1-844-458-4433. Or book with us online.

Christmas in Sunriver, Oregon: Traditions, Sno-Parks and More

A classic Christmas tradition is heading out into the forest and cutting down your own Christmas tree. For many people, that’s hard to do because of location or the time allowed. However, you can participate in this tradition during your holiday vacation in Central Oregon. Not only is there an abundance of trees for you to cut down, but there is a nearby snow park and more things to do in Sunriver, Oregon, for you to do when you stay at Village Properties At Sunriver. We’ll run through where you can cut down your Christmas tree and more things to do in Sunriver, Oregon.

Find and Cut Down The Best Christmas Tree In Oregon

For years, cutting down your Christmas tree has been a tradition in Deschutes National Forest. After you arrive at your vacation property at Village Properties at Sunriver, call the front office to secure tree permits for Deschutes National Forest. Read more about the Deschutes National Forest tree-cutting service guidelines before heading out. 

Types of Trees in Deschutes National Forest

Various trees are available to cut down in Deschutes National Forest, with some growing to more than 120 feet tall. Ideally, you will be looking to cut down a conifer tree in the forest. Here’s a list of the types of Christmas trees in Deschutes National Forest.

  • Ponderosa Pine (This is the popular choice for most people because it smells like vanilla or root beer)
  • White Fir
  • Douglas Fir
  • Western Larch
  • Lodgepole Pine

Best Snow Parks in Central Oregon

After you’ve cut down your Christmas tree, have some fun at a nearby snow park. Various activities include Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, fat biking, sledding, and dog-friendly trails. Here are the best snow parks in Central Oregon.

Christmas Promotion – 10% off

As a unique offering to show our guests how honored Village Properties at Sunriver is to host you for Christmas, get 10% off your booking. This promo code can be used for vacation rental reservations with arrival dates between Dec. 21 – 26. 

Promo code: HOLIDAY10

Start A New Christmas Tradition In Oregon

Make your next Christmas vacation your best one. Cut down your Christmas tree, celebrate at some of the best snow parks, and do more things to do in Sunriver, Oregon. Top the night off with hot chocolate in your vacation rental from Village Properties at Sunriver. Our vacation properties make for a warm and cozy home base for your Central Oregon Christmas getaway. To hear more about our accommodations or have us walk you through your Oregon getaway, reach out to us at 1-844-458-4433. Or book with us online.

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