Over the years our success with sustainable building and business practices has not gone unnoticed
With only 34 beds, the Hawthorne Hostel is friendly, fun, cozy and full of character!
The Bagdad Theater (micro-brew theater pub where you can watch a movie, eat a slice of pizza and drink a local beer) is located in the heart of the Hawthorne, about a five minute walk from the hostel. “Undoubtedly, Hawthorne is one of the most unique, and most popular areas in Southeast Portland. The area is 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 has a wealth of recreational opportunities like hiking, snowshoeing, backpacking, camping, etc…
Less than an hour away by car (or on a tour we can organize for you), you can experience the majestic beauty of waterfalls – one after another after another after another.
Portland started as a spot known as “the clearing,” which was on the banks of the Willamette about halfway between Oregon City and Fort Vancouver. In 1843, William Overton saw great commercial potential for this land but lacked the funds required to file a land claim. He struck a bargain with his partner Asa Lovejoy […]
Ecola State park is near Cannon Beach and only an hour and half drive from Portland!