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Recipient of 2015 TripAdvisor Award for Excellence and 2015 Directors 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 Stevensons Bluegrass Festival for some of the regions best music.

Or maybe youd 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 birds 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 at the restaurant next door. 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.

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735 Wanapa Street
Cascade Locks
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond


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735 Wanapa Street
Cascade Locks
United States

What's nearby?


  • 35.00 mile(s) from Portland

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Cascade Locks Industrial, Park

  • 17.00 mile(s) from Providence Hood, River Hospital

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 874 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 522
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A quick trip out of Portland, delightful!

16/01/2017 Madrone T, Damascus, Oregon

We took the kids for a quick overnight and it was a great choice. The room was clean, the view of the river great. (let it be noted a train rolls by just between the room and river). The nearby park w... more


Evaluation of Hotel

07/01/2017 dianahP6006YV, Portland, Oregon, United States

This is a lovely Best Western right on the Columbia River. You can get a room with a beautiful view of the river with or w/o a balcony. Breakfast is included in the room rate and the view of the river... more


Beautiful view.

03/01/2017 nicholev2017, Tigard, Oregon

Great hotel, beautiful river view, friendly, helpful staff. Wonderful pool to tire out energetic kids. Only complaint is that the temperature was of the pool water was rather cold. We had to warm our... more

Owner Response
Sandy P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for staying with us while traveling in the Columbia River Gorge. I have asked the maintenance department to check the poll gages as are recording are correct at 84 degrees. We hope you will return to Cascade Locks and invite you to stay again.

AMAZING customer service!

12/12/2016 whitneya814, Portland, United States

We had the BEST stay we have ever had in a hotel here at the Best Western Cascade Locks. We went to the Polar Express in Hood River and that morning the staff of the hotel helped plan our trip up ther... more

Owner Response
Sandy P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for staying with us during the blizzard, it was our pleasure to have you stay with us. I hope you can return to the Gorge maybe when it is not snowing but we would love for you to stay with us anytime.

Right on the Columbia River

02/12/2016 jneslund, Ellensburg, Washington

On our way to the Oregon Coast my husband and I decided to celebrate our anniversary with a night our along the way. We had thought we would eat and stay in Hood River Oregon, but when we drove around... more

Owner Response
Sandy P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Inn, responded to this review
I am pleased you discovered Historic Cascade Locks, thank you for staying with us. Yes we are a quiet tiny town but we pack a punch in million dollar scenery. I hope you find your way back to the Gorge and we invite you to stay with us again.