Balch Hotel

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Elegance and simplicity await you at the 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. 

When life gets crazy and hectic, step away from it all, into a magical world meant to soothe and inspire you. With 300 days of sunshine, it’s a sunny getaway to a simple, elegant, rural space, surrounded by the serenity of nature.

Visit the historic, award-winning 20 room boutique inn, where exceptional hospitality is more than just an idea. Experience the expanse and simplicity of the country with wide open meadows, big sky and majestic mountain that generate a clarity of mind and heart that settles the soul.Centrally located in the Columbia River Gorge, just 13 miles (21 km) south of The Dalles, Oregon. A quick 1 hour, 40 minutes east of Portland, 3.5 hours from Seattle, and 2 hours from Salem or Bend.

After a short drive, you’ll feel like you’re a world away. Car Free? You can even bicycle here.