Hikes near Redmond in Central Oregon

This accommodation guide covers top-rated vacation rentals around Smith Rock State Park, Terrebonne, and Crooked River. These are just some of the places that offer the best amenities and access to the area’s many natural wonders and outdoor activities.

Where to Stay Near Smith Rock State Park

Plenty of beautiful vacation rentals are within a stone’s throw away of Smith Rock State Park. This section features some of the best places that offer front row seats to the stunning Smith Rock. Adventure starts literally at your doorstep!

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Smith Rock View

Exterior of Smith Rock View Rental with spacious lawn and mountain background

Lodging style: Entire house
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 4 beds · 2 baths

Location: approximately one mile south of Smith Rock State Park

Cost: $$/$$$

Amenities/highlights:

  • Hot tub
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Barbeque grill
  • Pool table
  • Riverfront
  • Pool table and board games
  • Self check-in
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Highly rated on Booking.com

Guests Say:

  • “Views! Breathtaking vista of Smith Rock. Truly comfortable for a small party of six. Quiet location with hot tub for stargazing and gazebo for morning breakfast. The hot tub was lovely under the stars. The neighbors are visible, but not super close. There were some groundhogs in the yard, which were super fun to watch. The cliff above the river was stunning. All in all, the experience was a good one.”

Note: 4WD/Traction may be required in winter

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Skull Hollow Campground

Skull Hollow Campground is the perfect spot for tourists who wish to fully immerse with nature and spend quality time with the family and friends – build tents, ride horses, go hunting, or explore hiking trails! This campground offers the opportunity to disconnect from technology and reconnect with loved ones!

Lodging style: Camp site

Location: Eight miles away from Smith Rock State Park

Cost: $

Amenities/highlights:

  • 28 standard campsites
  • 1 wooden picnic table and 1 combination fire ring/grill per campsite
  • 2 vault outhouses for the campground
  • On-site campground host

Guests Say:

  • “We loved our time here! Camp hosts were super welcoming and helpful. Tons of sites to choose from, all with gorgeous views. There’s a little road noise because of the location but other than that it’s pretty great.”
  • “This is a great peaceful campground to enjoy the Smith Rock State Park. Nice spaced out sites with big picnic tables and fire rinks. Cell service is strong and there was some good HDTV signal. Pit toilets were clean although we only went in them a few times. The smell of the juniper trees is amazing!”

Downsides:

  • No drinking water
  • Very minimal services (clean as you go)
  • Guests need to bring their own firewood for campfires.

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Rooms, Resorts, and Vacation Rentals in Crooked River Ranch, Oregon Near Smith Rock Park

This section cites various types of accommodation – from a cozy tipi to a good old hotel room – with the panoramic views of Mt. Bachelor, The Sisters, Mt. Jefferson to Mt. Hood. Aside from Smith Rock State Park, this area also offers access to other famous tourist spots such as Crooked River, Deschutes River, and Steelhead Falls. Whether you are an novice hiker or a veteran climber, you will find an activity that suits your abilities!

Crooked River Ranch Lodge and Cabins

Exterior of Crooked River Ranch Lodge And Small Cabins Rental with mountain background

 

Onya’s lodge and cabins are cozy little spaces with Crooked River Ranch Canyon and the golf course as scenic backdrops. The Chalet is great for couples or groups who are looking for bigger space and more privacy. The property is close to Terrebonne center but situated in a quiet, peaceful area country enough to clearly see stars dancing in the night sky. Definitely a perfect getaway off the beaten path in Central Oregon!

Lodging style: Small cabins, chalets, and Lodge rooms

Location: Approximately 11 miles away from Smith Rock State Park

Cost: $/$$

Amenities/highlights:

  • Pool
  • Large viewing deck
  • Bathtub (not all cabins)
  • Gazebo
  • Big lawn for picnics
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Self check-in

Guests Say:

  • “Cute and cozy little cabin surrounded by beautiful scenery and wildlife. The cabin was very clean and had had a really nice shower with good linens and a cozy bed. The location is perfect, not too far from Smith Rock, the Cove Palisades, and Steelhead Falls.”

Note:

  • Only The Chalet has a full kitchen, the other listings have limited kitchen facilities.
  • Toiletries are not provided in some of the listings.
  • Minimum of three nights required in booking summer weekends and holidays.

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Smith Rock Boutique Resort

Living room of Smith Rock Boutique Rental

The Smith Rock Boutique Resort is located in the secluded area of Crooked River near Bend and Smith Rock beside the Crooked River Ranch golf course. There are plenty of activities to do: take a hike, go fishing, ride a boat, play golf, dip your toes in the pool, and many more! This hotel prides itself to be one of the best hotels in Crooked River Ranch Oregon for hikers and climbers!

Lodging style: Yurt-style boutique hotel and Bed & Breakfast suites

Location: Approximately 12 miles away from Smith Rock State Park

Cost: $$/$$$

Amenities/highlights:

  • Pool
  • Hot tub
  • Located right next to a golf course
  • Pet friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking

Guests Say:

  • “Nice space and great views. Very quiet, secluded, and well-maintained hotel. The hike to the river is amazing. Stayed here because it was near to Smith Rock State Park.”

Downsides:

  • Poor LTE coverage for Sprint/T-Mobile
  • Limited eating options for breakfast

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Quiet Beauty Chalet

Exterior of Quiet Beauty Chalet Rental at sunset

Lodging style: Entire chalet
6 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 2.5 baths

Location: approximately 11 miles away from Smith Rock State Park

Cost: $$/$$$

Amenities/highlights:

  • Pool
  • Bathtub
  • Backyard and patio
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pet friendly
  • Long-term stays are allowed
  • Owner is a Superhost

Guests Say:

  • “An all-around great place to stay! Great location, beautiful views, clean and lovely little home, and nicely stocked for anyone staying there. It very comfortably fits two couples and two senior dogs. We also loved the proximity to Smith Rock and Steelhead Falls!”
  • “The views from the deck can’t be beat. The location was excellent – close to fun spots in downtown Redmond and only a short jaunt to Bend – but isolated enough to feel like a true getaway. I would absolutely stay here again!”

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