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BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn

735 Wanapa Street, Cascade Locks, OR 97014
Phone: 541/374-8777   |   Fax: 541/374-2279   |   62 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Recipient of 2014 TripAdvisor® Award for Excellence and 2014 Director's award for quality assurance, our location on the Columbia River is centrally located to all outdoor activities in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

Our location to nearby waterfalls or hiking trails brings outdoor lovers to the region year-round, and having the Columbia River in your backyard is the perfect backdrop for any adventure. Hotel is conveniently located off of Historic Highway 30 and only 35 miles from Portland.

Water sports on the Columbia River are popular any time of the year, whether its stand up paddling, boating or water skiing. Wind surfing is world renowned here, since the Columbia Gorge offers some of the best wind conditions in the country. Or visit the Historical Marine Park. Biking is another favorite, with abundant mountain bike trails.

The Hood River Fall Harvest Festival is a beloved local event, or check out the Stevenson's Bluegrass Festival for some of the region's best music.

Or maybe you'd rather relax in one of our comfortable rooms which many includes a spectacular view of the Columbia River. A trip over the Bridge of the Gods gives you a bird's eye view of the Gorge-and puts you in a prime spot to explore the Washington side of the river.

Hotel offers complimentary full breakfast. A sparkling indoor, heated pool and spa provide relaxation and fun. Many guests also can take advantage of the exercise facilities, business center, Truck or RV parking, 24-hour hot beverage bar, quaint walking paths and views of the Cascade Mountains.

We would be happy to host you. Reserve your river-view room at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn today.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • Free parking
  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary full breakfast, Breakfast is served at the restaurant next door. Cook to order breakfast off select menu.
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Indoor pool Heated
  • Hot Tub
  • Exercise facility, Open from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Within walking of river boat cruises and historic river locks and museum
  • Business center
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Interior corridors
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Outdoor parking lot
  • Truck/RV parking on street
  • Parking for the physically challenged 4 spaces
  • Fax, copy services, nominal fee
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Safe deposit boxes available
  • Multilingual staff
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill, and elliptical
  • Laundromat coin operated
  • Computer available

BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn

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BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn

Conveniently located, the best western plus columbia river inn in Cascade Locks, Oregon is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 45.663177  /  Latitude: -121.897655


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: All directions. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn is located at Exit 44 off Interstate 84 on Highway 30, at the Bridge of the Gods. We are 45 miles east of Portland Airport on Interstate 84.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Bridge of the Gods

Bridge of the Gods

Bridge of the Gods

Located in northern Oregon, the Bridge of the Gods is set in the town of Cascade Locks, and crossing the Columbia River Gorge.

Named after the natural land bridge set nearby, this steel truss cantilever bridge is operated by the Port of Cascade Locks.

Completed in 1926, the Bridge of the Gods spans over nearly 2,000 feet, with a clearance of 140 feet.

Found 40 east of the Portland metropolitan area, the Bridge of the Gods is included as part of the Pacific Crest Trail – the 2,663-mile National Scenic Trail.




Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort

Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort, is nestled in the Mt. Hood National Forest in the Columbia River Gorge area of northern Oregon. As one of the northwest's premier ski resorts, the skiing and snowboarding is spectacular, on the wind-protected side of Mt. Hood. Get your gear on and go! From morning through the night, carve into the 85 runs over 2,150 acres of terrain.

Snowboarders love to practice their moves on the incredible MeadowsParks area of the resort. New to this winter-time favorite sport? Sign up for a lesson to learn from the pros. Enjoy a delicious meal or beverage at one of the resort's nine restaurants to round out your day. At the end of a fun-filled day, pop off your skis and stay in a warm and cozy Best Western guest room in Hood River.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.25 mile(s) from Columbia Gorge Sternwheel, paddle wheel boat ride
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Bonneville Lock and Dam, Dam on Columbia River / fish hatchery
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Columbia Gorge Museum, Interpretive Center
  • 9.50 mile(s) from Multnomah Falls, Largest waterfall in Oregon
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Mt. Hood Railroad, train excursion
  • 20.00 mile(s) from City of Hood River, shopping
  • 22.00 mile(s) from WAAAM, Western Antique Aeroplane and Automoblie Museum
  • 50.00 mile(s) from Mount Hood National Park
  • 24.00 mile(s) from Pendleton Woolen Mills Outlet store
  • 27.00 mile(s) from Troutdale Factory Outlet Stores
  • 27.00 mile(s) from Columbia Gorge Factory Outlet Stores

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 35.00 mile(s) from Portland
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Cascade Locks Industrial, Park
  • 17.00 mile(s) from Providence Hood, River Hospital

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot Tub
  • .05 mile(s) from hiking
  • .20 mile(s) from sail boarding
  • .20 mile(s) from sailing, one and two man sailing
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Skamania Lodge Golf Course
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Carson Hot Springs Golf Course
  • 20.00 mile(s) from wine tasting, many wineries
  • 24.00 mile(s) from whitewater rafting
  • 50.00 mile(s) from Mount Hood Meadows/ski area
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Timberline Lodge/ski area

BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Cascade Locks. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

April 2015

April 12 - 27, 2015
Blossom Festival

Hood River celebrates springtime by showing off the region's blooming fruit trees and holding arts & crafts shows, food festivals, and more.

April 12, 2015
Hand-Pressed Cider Fest

This Hood River event gathers a variety of northwest cider samples all under one roof.

April 2015

April 18 - 19, 2015
Rainier Cup Sailing

The Raining Cup Sailing race gets underway on the Columbia River.

April 3 - 26, 2015
Wine Tasting in the Columbia River Gorge

April Passport Month's brings forth dozens of opportunities for weekend wine tasting escapes in the Columbia River Gorge area.

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