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Rufus Hillview Motel

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Manzanita, Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was so tired I couldn't drive as far as Hood River & desperately needed to find a motel for the night. Rufus was as far as i could go & I drove down the road & there before me was the cutest little motel. And the inside was as nice as the outside. They even provide eco friendly bathroom...

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Just back from staying at the Hillview Motel in Rufus Oregon. What a fantastic place this is! They have the cutest rooms to choose from, and the rooms are setup as good as a 5 star hotel! Everything looks new, and if that’s not enough they also gave a voucher for a free breakfast at the Bulldog restaurant which is...

2Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Eco Friendly updates to this 1960s motel provides modern comforts in a nostalgic setting. Excellent beds, pillows. Refrig, Microwave, Coffeemaker TV, WiFi. HVac heating/cooling. Family owned with great pride. Located across freeway from Columbia River. Full service restaurant near by.

1Thank Pete K
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We came upon this delightful Motel tired after a long day of driving . It was such a pleasant surprise when we caught the owner Jeanie just heading out to feed some animals. She immediately came back inside and welcomed us graciously. After signing us in she was so excited to give us directions to local attractions . We were...

1Thank Eizah2016
Dallas, Oregon
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Perfect place to stay for MaryHIill concerts.!! We had our reservations for a concert in June, which was canceled and we were never notified. The owner called us, letting us know of the cancellation and if we still wanted the room. If it hadn't been for him we would have driven a looooonnnng way for nothing. We made the rescheduled...

1Thank Meg B
Coal Valley, Il, United States
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The motel reminded me of the small pre-Interstate motels. The rooms are a bit small but adequate, and very clean. I like the wood paneling, gives it a cabin feel. Has everything needed for a good nights sleep. I didn't see an ice machine, but may have been it the office. I liked it, reminded me of family trips when...

1Thank David P
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We had a room with a smallish but Very comfortable bed. The room had a kitchen with a full size kitchen. The room was tastefully decorated and EXTREMELY clean😊 The owner was onsite and helpful in directing us to activities and bike routes. This is the closest lodging to Maryhill. We were very pleased we chose motel.

Reviewed 28 August 2016

I had one of my best accommodation experiences EVER here! After a frustrating experience with a reserved campsite being taken and all accommodation full in many cities around, with a concert that weekend, Genie called me back to let me know about a cancellation. She stayed up until about 12:30 to wait as my friend and I drove back from...

Thank Christopher P
Baker City, Oregon
Reviewed 11 August 2016

For several years, I have wanted to stay at this motel. I finally got my chance! My 14 year old granddaughter and I stayed here. It was on my "Bucket List"! It was everything I imagined; clean, quaint, comfortable beds and pillows and wonderful hosts. Our room had a queen bed in the front room and a twin in another...

1Thank Sheryl M
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Spent one night there last week en route to home base in Portland Older motel, lovingly restored by owners. Our room was clean and spacious, wood lined walls adding a certain country character to it all. Good location, just off the highway, close to the Columbia River. Good value for money - would stay there again.

Thank Ian M

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quaint little motel that is recommended by many with highly rated reviews and owner managed for a pleasant stay. Located in the central hub of year round recreation at the eastern gateway to the Columbia River Gorge ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rufus Hillview Motel

Address: 203 Wallace Street, Biggs Junction Area, Rufus, OR 97050
Region: United States > Oregon > Rufus
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Rufus Hillview Hotel Rufus
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“I asked for a quiet room with AC since i was exhausted & had had a very hot drive. I got exactly what I wanted. A happy camper!”
673LindaC673, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Just talk to the owner! She will help you with anything”
jeffdT6656VN, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms are easily accessible with parking directly out front each separate room.”
Eizah2016, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All about the same. Cabins are separate from the row of rooms. But I was in the row and slept very well. There is no road noise.”
LollyWAStateUSA, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Some of the rooms have wood paneling and some are separate cabins.”
dylanksas, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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