Northwest Portland Hostel

Centrally Located – in the Heart of Portland


Great central location

  • Walk to most attractions, including the Rose Garden, Powell’s City of Books, Saturday Market, farmers’ markets, Voodoo Donuts, the Pearl Arts District, museums, and many more
  • Nearby cafes, restaurants, theaters, nightlife, brew pubs, and shopping
  • 10- to 15- minute walk to Greyhound/Amtrak
  • 5-minute walk to airport MAX light rail
  • Within walking distance to bus, street car and MAX light rail stops

“HI Hostel Portland was fantastic. The location was perfect (nicely walkable to tons ofplaces) and the hostel itself was clean and fairly quiet. I would definitely stay here again!”(Lori, Canada, May 17, 2011)



Traveler friendly

  • No curfew, open all day, front desk open 24 hours
  • Late check-out (12noon – free luggage storage after check-out)
  • Early check-in (free luggage storage until rooms are ready by 3pm)
  • Clean, cozy, and relaxed
  • Well traveled, friendly & helpful staff
  • Light breakfast
  • Regular events at hostel, such as brew pub tours, hikes, movies, and communal dinners
  • Free city maps
  • Tours depart hostel to Mount St. Helens Volcano, the Columbia River Gorge & Waterfalls, and the Oregon Coast

“The staff at this hostel really make all the difference whether fulltime or volunteers. They were knowledgeable about the city and more than willing to answer questions and participate in the fun.“(Iymutua, Kenya, May 27, 2011)



  • Dorms & private rooms
  • Fully equipped kitchens and dining rooms
  • Outside deck and gardens with BBQ
  • Coffee bar
  • On-street parking ($5 per day)
  • In-room lockers (locks available for borrowing)
  • Luggage storage room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Discounted bike rentals for hostel guests nearby
  • Bike storage room and outdoor bike rack
  • Free wireless Internet with your laptop
  • Internet access
  • Information boards updated weekly with information on things to see and do

“Seriously cool hostel. Clean and cosy! Staff were awesome and full of information. They have thought of everything u need in a hostel.” (Australian traveler, February 25, 2011)