Situated in one of Portland's most popular destinations, Portland Hawthorne Hostel offers quaint eateries, coffee houses, pubs, unique shops and the famous Bagdad Brewpub and Theatre. It's the perfect blend of urban pulse and friendly attitude.

The hostel offers a spacious kitchen and common rooms, comfortable beds and free Wi-Fi. There are free bagels and pastries, $1 pancake breakfasts and coffee and tea are served. Outside there are front decks and a side yard for relaxing and people watching.

Discounted bike rentals are available as well as tours from the hostel to the Columbia Gorge, Mount St. Helens, whale watching and historic Portland. A quick trip to city attractions such as Powell's Books, the Old Town, weekend market, Washington Park and Willamette River Promenade are also recommended.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Unique atmosphere
  • Eco-tourism
  • Socialising
  • Food-lovers

Green rating



My experience with the Hawthorne Hostel was excellent. This was my first time to stay in a hostel and I really enjoyed the experience, especially the conversations I had with other travelers on the front porch.


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Mon 15 Jun 2015

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Sat 09 May 2015

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The front porch of the hostel... I very much enjoyed the conversations I had on the front porch.

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Mon 15 Jun 2015