Bend Oregon Area Info

Bend Area Info

Bend, OR – Nestled amidst the stunning Cascade Range offering world-class winter sports recreation and surrounded by lovely mountain lakes, renowned hiking/biking trails, a river of dreams for rafting and fishing, lava caves to explore and high desert sights to see, it’s no wonder that Bend, Oregon has been awarded many-times-over as a “best place” to live, work, play – and vacation. In Winter, Bend boasts, clear and sunny days offering plenty of snow on the mountain for skiers, snowboarders, “ski-shoe-ers” and lodge loungers. In late Spring, all Summer and into the Fall, the weather switches gears and delivers warm, sunny days with lots of light-filled hours in which to enjoy it all and cool nights under clear skies dripping with stars – perfect weather to take a nightly dip in the hot tub and recount the day’s adventures.

Whether you choose to land at nearby Redmond airport on one of the daily direct flights from Portland, Seattle, and San Francisco – or via a beautiful drive from Portland that is just over three hours – Bend is easy to reach and even easier to enjoy. Once you arrive in Bend, you will immediately drink in the fresh, clean, juniper-and-sage-scented air and enjoy the plentiful sunshine all around you. Bend boasts more than 263 sunny days a year and is a crowd-pleasing choice, along with nearby Sunriver and Mt. Bachelor, as your next vacation destination.

Meredith Lodging offers a carefully curated collection of beautiful Bend, Sunriver and Central Oregon vacation homes and a dedicated, locally-based and knowledgeable staff to help you plan your perfect getaway. No matter what your idea of vacation is – hitting the slopes, the shops, the trails, the links, the pool, the spa – or if unwinding to you means dinner out at an award-winning restaurant and an evening of live music – Meredith Lodging has a property that can be your perfect Bend/Central Oregon “home away from home”. See our Bend and Central Oregon vacation home collections below – and plan to make #memorieswithmeredith on your next holiday!