The Old Parkdale Inn

4932 Baseline Road PO Box 474, Mt. Hood, Oregon 97041
Innkeeper(s): Steve & Mary Pellegrini
 
  • Introduction

     The Old Parkdale Inn front view of inn

    Welcome to the Old Parkdale Inn, an Oregon Hood River Valley Bed and Breakfast in the foothills of majestic Mt. Hood. From Portland, Oregon we are a spectacular 1.5 hour drive through the beautiful Columbia River Gorge. We're also a perfect halfway respite on the Mt. Hood Scenic Byway. Each guest room has a private bath, flat screen satellite TV, DVD/VHS, microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator, and wireless internet throughout. Wake to freshly brewed coffee and a delicious breakfast, prepared with the freshest fruits for which the Hood River Valley is famous. The Old Parkdale Inn also offers a tranquil setting for business meetings and small group gatherings.

    Located just 15 miles south of Hood River, Oregon, and the Columbia River Gorge, the Old Parkdale Inn is a comfortable bed and breakfast in the heart of the Hood River Valley.  

     The Old Parkdale Inn purple flowers

    Wake to freshly brewed coffee and a delicious breakfast, prepared with the freshest fruits for which the Hood River Valley is famous. Breakfast is served in our dining room, or you may have it delivered to your room for complete privacy. Have your morning coffee in the gardens or on our deck. As a retreat facility, the Old Parkdale Inn offers a tranquil setting for business meetings and small group gatherings. We are committed to business practices that promote the sustainability of our planet’s natural resources, making our world a cleaner, healthier place to live.

    We are members of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild Green Inspection Program. We pride ourselves in preparing your meals with locally grown fruits and vegetables, and organic ingredients whenever possible. Our cleaning products are all earth friendly, never harsh detergents, bleaches, and perfumed cleansers. We compost all food scraps, and we recycle. Guests have the opportunity to do their part to reduce waste and to recycle. The National Wildlife Federation has recognized our grounds as a Backyard Wildlife Habitat.

     The Old Parkdale Inn Hearty Breakfast

     The Old Parkdale Inn green chair

  • The Innkeepers

     The Old Parkdale Inn snowy sign

    Steve and Mary Pellegrini have been innkeepers for 10 years at the Old Parkdale Inn, nestled in the Hood River Valley on the northern slope of Mt. Hood. Mary is often asked if she had a B&B before the Old Parkdale Inn and quickly responds “I raised three kids and a husband, I have been doing the B&B thing for many years!”

    Steve and Mary enjoy the outdoors and look forward to sharing their knowledge of the area and its many attractions to their guests. Their cat and dog also look forward to making you feel at home.

    Mary has been a director on the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild board for 7 years, four years served as President. Now she is responsible for promoting the Guild through social media.  A member of the Columbia River Gorge Bed and Breakfast Association, Hood River County Chamber of Commerce and the Columbia River Gorge Visitors Association.  Prior to moving to Oregon Mary served as Executive Director of the Boys and Girls Club of Cloverdale, CA.

  • Guest Rooms

    Each of our three guest rooms, all with private baths, are themed after Oregon State Symbols.

    All Rooms Include

    • Queen bed
    • Private bath with shower/tub combination
    • All have satellite reception
    • Wall mount flat screen TVs
    • DVD players
    • Videos, books, games, and puzzles
    • Microwaves
    • Coffee makers
    • Selection of teas, coffee, and cocoa
    • Refrigerators
    • Hairdryer
    • Alarm clock
    • Fans and heaters
    • Our spacious suites, Chinook and Douglas Fir, have a additional living room
    • Laundry and ironing facilities are also available

    Amenities

    • Include plush robes
    • Complimentary toiletries
    • Complimentary beverages
    • Access the high-speed wireless Internet, either in your room or sitting by the pond in our Adirondack chairs
    • A guest laptop is available

     

  • What Our Guests Say

    "Your B&B is absolutely lovely. Charming rooms, delicious breakfasts and many thoughtful touches."

    "Our stay here was warm, comfortable and....delicious!"

    "What a lovely surprise! Delightful hostess, accommodations and food. Thanks for the beautiful mountain view."

    "We Shall Return!"

    "You have such a lovely balance here of private space and open house."

  • Breathtaking Surroundings

     The Old Parkdale Inn pink flowers

     The Old Parkdale Inn mountain view

     The Old Parkdale Inn

     The Old Parkdale Inn white snow

  • Area Website Links

     The Old Parkdale Inn far mountain viewWe are the perfect base for all your favorite outdoor adventures such as kayaking, windsurfing, skiing, snow boarding, and hiking. Mt. Hood Meadows, Cooper Spur Mountain Resort, and Timberline Ski areas are only a short drive away, as is the vast Mt. Hood National Forest where trails and wildlife abound. Browse through shops filled with local art. Dine in fine restaurants, and tour wineries. Take a driving tour through the valley, visiting the many farms on the Fruit Loop. Celebrate Lewis and Clark’s 200th anniversary at one of our area’s many dynamic museums.

    Wineries

    • Pheasant Valley Winery - www.pheasantvalleywinery.com
    • Cathedral Ridge Winery - www.cathedralridgewinery.com
    • Mt. Hood Winery - www.mthoodwinery.com
    • Columbia Gorge Wine Growers Association - www.columbiagorgewine.com

    Hiking

    • Oregon Cascades Birding Trail - www.oregonbirdingtrails.org
    • Mt. Hood National Forest - www.fs.fed.us/r6/mthood
    • Historic Columbia River Highway - www.odot.state.or.us/hcrh
    • Columbia River Gorge National Scenic area - www.fs.fed.us/r6/columbia/forest

    Ski Resorts

    • Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort - www.skihood.com
    • Cooper Spur Mountain Resort - www.cooperspur.com/SkiArea
    • Timberline Lodge - www.skitimberlinelodge.com/mountain

    Golf

    • Hood River Golf and Country Club - www.hoodrivergolf.com
    • Indian Creek Country Club - www.indiancreekgolf.com

    Activities

    • Mt. Hood Railroad - www.mthoodrr.com
    • Hood River Valley Fruit Loop - www.hoodriverfruitloop.com
    • Columbia Gorge Discovery Center and Wasco County Historical
      Museum - www.gorgediscovery.org

    Area

    • Hood River County Chamber of Commerce - www.hoodriver.org
    • Columbia River Gorge Visitors Association - www.crgva.org
  • Directions

    From Portland and the Portland Airport

    1. Take Highway 205 S to exit 22, I-84 to The Dalles/Mt Hood
    2. Travel east on I-84 to exit #64
    3. Go south on Highway 35 for 15 miles to the town of Mt Hood and go right at the Cooper Spur/Parkdale turn
    4. Turn right on Baseline Rd into the town of Parkdale
    5. We are on the right just past 5th street

    From Eastern Oregon

    1. Go west on I-84 to exit #64
    2. Go south on Highway 35 for 15 miles to the town of Mt Hood and go right at the Cooper Spur/Parkdale turn
    3. Turn right on Baseline Rd into the town of Parkdale
    4. We are on the right just past 5th street

    From Central Oregon

    1. Take Hwy 26 toward Portland
    2. Travel north on Hwy. 35 toward Hood River
    3. Turn left on Baseline Rd into the town of Parkdale
    4. We are on the right just past 5th street