Balch Hotel

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Elegance and simplicity await you at The Historic Balch Hotel.  Enjoy our vintage 1907 boutique hotel with on-site spa services, sunny patio and beautiful garden grounds with majestic mountain views, sure to inspire rejuvenation and re-connection. The elegance of this historic inn, surrounded by the golden expanse of meadows and big sky produces clarity of mind that settles the soul. Rooms are cozy with charming antiques and comfy beds.

The 18-room Hotel offers a truly unique experience, for weddings, retreats, reunions, meetings, touring, or a romantic getaway for two. Centrally located in the Columbia River Gorge, south of The Dalles–just 1 hour 40 minutes east of Portland, 3 hours from Seattle or Salem. After a short drive, you’ll feel like you’re a world away.