Enter the private outside door into your spacious room, designed for rest and relaxation under Oregon’s darkest night skies. This Private Bedroom has one King Size Bed and includes access to a Shared Full Bathroom. Central air and heat ensures year-round comfort. Feel free to roam the yards and enjoy a snack alfresco in the gazebo.
Journey through time to this charming house located on Fossil’s Butte Creek. The Private Room @ Butte Creek Cottage is perfect for busy executives, individuals, and couples seeking a retreat from the noisy, hub-bub of the city. This peaceful room is designed with the privacy and comfort in mind of adult outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers, women traveling alone, artists and writers, or those simply seeking a quite retreat. No hotel staff to disturb you, just plenty of relaxing space for a rejuvenating rest. Mini-refrigerator in room with a carafe of spring water. In room snack tray includes fresh ground coffee, assorted teas, hot coco mix, Painted Hills Natural Beef - Beef Jerky sample, home baked cookies.
Feel free to roam the yard or enjoy the sunset in the creek-side gazebo.
Interaction with guests
We live in the house and are available throughout the day for questions, to help you plan your visit in and around the John Day River Territory, or make recommendations about local venues and activities.
We enjoy evenings on the sleeping porch/music room or in the gazebo. We welcome your company.
Star-gazing enthusiasts and amateur astronomers may enjoy observing Fossil's spectacular dark night skies through Steve's 24-inch Dobsonian telescope - weather and mood permitting.
Other things to note
Cell phone coverage is limited in Wheeler County. US Cellular, Verizon, Sprint and some prepaid plans receive service within Fossil. AT&T and T-mobile usually have no service. The house phone is available for calls within the continental U.S.
Please remove outdoor shoes before entering room - especially if you have been hiking or they are muddy.
Smoking is allowed outside or in the gazebo. Absolutely no smoking inside the house. Please dispose of butts in the appropriate receptacles.
Please observe quite time after 10p.m.