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Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Puyallup, Washington
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We have just returned from a lovely relaxing trip to Hood River. Our stay at the Columbia Gorge hotel was one of the best highlights of our trip. We had a king corner room that overlooked the river and the grounds with a fireplace and mini fridge. The room was spacious and the bed was extremely comfortable. We delighted in...

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Kayla1232015, It warms our heart to hear that we were the highlight of your trip, what an honor to have. We are blessed to be located right on the majestic cliffs of the Columbia River, the views are remarkably stunning. Rick, Netty, and Thomas all epitomize what true world-class hospitality and the Columbia Gorge Hotel is all about. We...

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night at the Columbia Gorge Hotel as a birthday present for my adult daughter. The booking website we used sent me a booking number but failed to send the info to the hotel. Nevertheless, the friendly and good natured staff member took care of us and got us into a room that had a cancellation. This is...

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Melissa, Thanks for taking the time to review our hotel, its reviews like yours that keep us going! Sorry for the reservation mishap, thrilled to hear that our team was able to get you squared away. It would be our pleasure to host you again. Call us direct and we will get you all taken care of! Best regards,...

Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The historical aspect of this hotel coupled with the amazing river and waterfall location would make this an easy 5 star review however the hotel seems to need a boost in love. The rooms need help and certainly some upkeep is needed. Distasteful LED white lights, extension cords, odd fake fireplace, unkept shower unit, almost useless internet as well as...

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear KansasTravelor86, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our grounds and onsite waterfall, the Wah Gwin-Gwin Falls (Chinook term for "rushing waters") is quite the spectacle. Please accept our apologizes for inconveniences of the historical aspects of the hotel. We will look into the aforementioned issues. We have enjoyed the challenge of restoring the hotel without sacrificing the...

Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel staff was so helpful and friendly. The hotel itself is beautiful and so unique. The views and surrounding areas are so beautiful and serene. I would highly recommend visiting! Although this was a business trip, I would come back for a romantic getaway.

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jacy V, Thank you for the kind review, we strive to provide world-class hospitality and am thrilled to hear that we were able to deliver. The Gorge is quite the scenic area and we are blessed to be located right on the bluffs of the majestic Columbia River. Whether it be a business trip or romantic getaway, we would...

Kelseyville, California
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Not enough words to describe the experience. Chose this by accident but turned out to be one of the best places we ever stayed at in the 37 years it took to cover all the states. We will be going by this grand place in 2017 when we take our 50th Golden Anniversary Vacation. Seldom do we ever repeat places...

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear jaduckcoin, Wow! What a remarkable journey and story, we are truly humbled to be remembered as one of your favorite stops along the way. We cannot wait to host you for your 50th Golden Anniversary in 2017. Please contact me directly at 541-310-1749 and I would love to personally take care of your reservation for you. Take care. Best...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I wanted to thank Thomas for his hospitality over our weekend stay on 10/8. We were there for a mid-afternoon wedding that started before check-in. We had been out hiking earlier that day and asked if we could check in early. Thomas got our room cleaned right away and we were able to get in and get ready for the...

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear budferringno, Thank you for the great review. We are lucky to have Thomas apart of our management team, glad to hear he was able to get you take care of. We will have a discussion with our restaurant team, rest assured the problem will be rectified. We hope to serve you again in the near future. Best regards, The...

Keller, Texas
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This hotel was built in the 1920 era and it still retains some of that flair and character. The lobby and dining room are still set in the 20's. The elevator is old-time small, and must be lever operated by an employee who starts and stops it in proximity to the floor level give or take an inch or so!...

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear EJB3288, Thanks you for the great review! We are thrilled that you embraced and appreciated the unique historical flair and character of the hotel. We have enjoyed the challenge of restoring the hotel without sacrificing the historical charm. Excited to say that we have some more restorations planned this winter. We can't wait to serve you again! Best regards,...

Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The Columbia Gorge Hotel is indeed impressive when first driving up to the entrance. After we entered the hotel, not much impressed. The first thing we were greeted with was a very unpleasant moldy old-cat smell. My allergies started to act up the minute we started check in. The staff at the desk were very polite and efficient. We had...

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear wans2travlel, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the beautiful architecture and ambiance of the exterior of the hotel. Please accept our apologizes on the inconveniences you faced. We are indeed a pet friendly hotel and allow all friendly 4 legged friends into our hotel. We have enjoyed the challenge of continuing to restoring the hotel without sacrificing...

Rochester, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is an awesome place if you are interested in grand historical hotels. I felt like I stepped into the 1920s. Wine tasting, fun brunches, and lots of nearby activities made this a great trip. Supposedly its haunted, but unfortunately, we did not encounter any ghosts.

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CGHotel, Owner at Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear tweinga917, Wow! What a great review. We are ecstatic to hear that you enjoyed your experience at our hotel. Taking our guest back to the 20's while providing world-class hospitality is what we strive for, I am glad that we were able to deliver. Sounds like you'll have to make a return visit to meet Oscar, our in-house friendly...

Hillsboro, United States
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We purchased two gifts for two nights stay, and gave one to my elderly parents as a gift. They tried to use the card in September 2016, and when they checked out, they were told the system was down and it took an hour to check out. It gets worse. Three weeks later my parents received their credit card statement...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With its historic charm and reputation for excellence the Columbia Gorge Hotel is a perfect location for your next leisure visit in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa

Address: 4000 Westcliff Dr, Hood River, OR 97031
Region: United States > Oregon > Hood River
Price Range: €159 - €322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a room facing the Columbia River.”
RTPMoonwatcher, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“The elevator is staff operated only!”
Rum1948, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“The garden room”
138jerih, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the River are best”
HockeyFamily18, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“River view is excellent!!”
tpat2n, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
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