STAYCATION

Downtown Hotel Lucia Gets a Makeover

The boutique Broadway hotel unveils its $2.3 million, floor-to-ceiling renovation.

01/31/2014 By Caitlin Feldman

DEALS

Two Ugly Sweater Day Hotel Deals

Two local hotel deals honoring the timeless holiday tradition of National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day.

12/20/2013 By Alexandria Bordas

NEWS

Long Beach's Adrift Hotel Goes Green

One of the Washington coast's hippest hotels is getting a sustainable makeover

12/17/2013 By Caitlin Feldman

DEAL

Sherlock Holmes Special at Governor Hotel

Starting October 10, Portland's Governor Hotel is offering a special deal for visitors to OMSI's International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes.

10/08/2013 By Alexandria Bordas

NEWS

New "Tiny House" Hotel in Northeast Portland

A brand-new getaway invites guests into the small house movement

07/22/2013 By Katie Gourley

DEALS

The Jupiter Hotel Goes Postal

The lowdown on the Jupiter Hotel's VIP Suite package during The Postal Service's Rose Garden tour stop

07/09/2013 By Emily Gravlin

NEWS

Portland's Ace Hotel Goes to England

Portland's trendiest hotel announces a new location in a hip London neighborhood

06/19/2013 By Marty Patail

DEALS

Rock Out at Seattle's Hotel Max

The scoop on the ultra-hip Hotel Max's new Sub Pop Records floor.

06/13/2013 By Katie Gourley

TRAVEL TIPS

Portland's Best Pet Hotels

A new wave of boutique pet hotels makes it easier for owners to leave their furry friends behind while traveling.

06/06/2013 By Julia Raymond

DEAL

Gay Pride Promo at Hotel Vintage Plaza

Book your room at the Hotel Vintage Plaza during Portland's Pride Festival weekend and receive champagne, free tickets, and welcome hugs

05/17/2013 By Marty Patail

WEEKEND AWAY

Gordon Ramsay’s 'Hotel Hell' Filming in Southern Oregon

Book a room at the Applegate River Lodge and enjoy the relaxing sounds of meandering stream, singing birds, and a screaming Scot.

05/13/2013 By Marty Patail

BEST GUESTHOUSES PDX #7

A Cute New Alberta Duplex Lets You Stash Guests on Portland's Indie Arterial

Shift Vacation Rentals, a chic, green new guesthouse on NE Alberta puts visitors within paces of Portland's indie-est shops, bars, and restaurants.

04/10/2013 By Kasey Cordell

BRAND SPANKIN' NEW

New (and Improved) Northwest Hotels!

A lavish new spot in Seattle and an affordable Astoria hotel give you more good reasons to get away.

03/26/2013 By Kasey Cordell

Slideshow

Slide Show: The Benson Throws Itself a 100th Birthday Party ... and You're Invited!

The iconic Portland hotel celebrates its centennial with jazz, tours, and historic memorabilia.

02/27/2013

HAPPENINGS

100 Years of Photos from the Benson Hotel

The iconic Portland hotel celebrates its centennial with jazz, tours, and historic memorabilia.

02/27/2013 By Kasey Cordell

Article

Romancing At Home: Portland Hotel Packages

15 Cupid-approved Portland staycation specials for your sweetie.

02/11/2013 By Madelynn Vislocky

DEALS

Score Deals on Nearby Weekend Escapes

A revamped Ballard boutique hotel and one of our favorite central Oregon resorts offer discounted room rates with extras.

01/24/2013 By Kasey Cordell

DEALS & HAPPENINGS

Tripster: Weekend Plans

A chic new outdoor store debuts, Hoodoo celebrates 75 years, and flights to Chicago for less than $200.

12/19/2012 By Kasey Cordell

Portland's Best Water

Rivers

Only fifty-five of Oregon's twelve thousand waterways are accorded protection by the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Even so, exploring exploring all fifty-five would take a lifetime. For this summer, we’ve culled the list to an essential six. Our criteria? N

06/22/2009 With Randy Gragg, Ariel Bleicher, and Frederick Reimers By Alexis Rehrmann