Saturday, December 10, 2016

Bike in Movie 2016 recap

Another year in the books! A BIG thanks to everyone who organized, supported, volunteered, and join us for this great event. Special thanks to our sponsors for the great raffle prizes, good eats, and tasty beer! Special shout out to DJ Anjali for mixing her beats and to the makers of Rising from Ashes. Such […]

Sleep 4 Peace: A Hostelling International Tradition

As we’re gearing up for our signature ‘Bike 4 Peace’ event this coming Saturday, September 24, we would like to recognize the long-standing HI tradition of celebrating ‘Sleep 4 Peace’ and the coinciding United Nations Day of Peace on September 21. The day is dedicated to world peace,specifically the absence of war and violence. It […]

BIKE 4 PEACE, Sept. 24!

One of the best events of the year is less than a month away!  In celebration of HI USA’s global Sleep for Peace Program, we are gearing up for our bike-in movie night, ‘peace ride,’ and fiesta on Saturday, September 24 from 4-10pm. The ‘Rose City Peace Ride’ will kick off the event starting at […]

Hostel Summer Events

Just a friendly blog post about some fun upcoming summer events. Some of our events are regularly scheduled every week, but others only happen once a year. Here’s a short list for you to start planning your stay! Hostel brunch! (reoccurring) Sundays from 10-12pm This tasty brunch is only $3, includes a vegetarian option, and […]

More Hostel Improvements!

  We are super excited to get some brand spanking new carpet in the entire basement sleeping rooms as well as new bunks- Columbia (Men’s dorm)  and Mt. St. Helen’s (Coed dorm).     Columbia Dorm Room w/ new bunk beds too (above)   Mt. St. Helen’s Room (above) We even replaced the carpet to […]

Now selling discounted Lan Su Chinese garden tickets !

We are happy to announce that we are now selling passes to the world renowned, Lan Su Chinese Garden at a significant discount to our hostel guests. Regularly $9.50  – We are selling them at $7.00!       http://www.lansugarden.org/

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Hostel offering Distillery Row Passports at discount

Distillery Row Passport info Do you like Portland’s new micro- liquor scene? Well, we’ve got a deal for you! We have Distillery Row Passports at a discount for $16 (regularly $20). They come with awesome tours as well as discounts to local merchants.

We have a brand new t-shirt

We are super-stoked to announce that we have new t-shirts with a graphic designed by our own Shawn Granton! The graphic has a picture of the hostel with other iconic images of SE Portland like the Baghdad Theater and Hawthorne Bridge not to mention that famous mountain (Mt. Hood) that can be seen from town. […]

Now with new mattresses and bedding!

We are proud to say we recently got all brand new mattresses and bedding at the hostel. The new mattresses were actually locally made in Oregon with the top two inches of memory foam. The driver (pictured here) who delivered them helped to make them himself! All of our sheets are now at least 250 […]

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