Our Sustainability Awards and Recognitions
Over the years our success with sustainable building and business practices has not gone unnoticed
Rainwater Harvesting System
Just another reason that the Portland Hawthorne Hostel is your "Eco-Home Away From Home"
Volunteer Opportunities (meet new people)
We're non-profit and part of a worldwide network of hostels whose mission is "to help all, especially the young gain an understanding of the world and its people through hostelling."
We’re more than just a “cheap sleep”!
The hostel hosts many activities like open mic (in summer), Sunday brunch, city tours, Travel Stories, seasonal events and much, much more...
Not your typical hostel…
With only 34 beds, the Hawthorne Hostel is friendly, fun, cozy and full of character!
The Bagdad Theater and Pub
The Hostel located in the Hawthorne District, known for its wonderful restored Old Portland homes, liberal residents, and fun and funky feel. The street is lined with unique restaurants and shops, and has a definite Portland-local flair.
Mt. Hood (11,249 feet tall) is only about an hour drive from the hostel with abundant recreational opportunities like hiking, skiing, snowboarding, and even an adventure park in the summer!
The Columbia River Gorge and Waterfalls
The Columbia River Gorge, it's waterfalls, and natural scenic wonders are a short drive from the Portland Hawthorne Hostel
Bicycles!2014 Bike in Movie Recap
Skamania County’s bike-friendly transit to the Gorge expands to weekends
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Events at the HostelVaux Swift watching at Chapman School, Sunday September 14
Sleep for Peace 2014: Sunday, September 21
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