Old Parkdale Inn

A Hood River Valley Bed and Breakfast


THE BLOG

By Mary Pellegrini

Most live in the Monday through Friday work world and there are lots of reasons to love the weekend. If you can escape, here are 4 great reasons to think about booking a stay during the week, especially if you want an unhurried feel to your stay. 1. It’s a super time to take off and […]

By Mary Pellegrini

A colleague of ours from A’Tuscan Estate Bed and Breakfast in McMinnville, shared this recipe saying her guests just loved it. It sounded so delicious with the fall fruit and winter eggnog. I’ve been making these in individual crocks and plan to change out the apple for bananas or pears on occasion. Maybe even spring […]

By Mary Pellegrini

A gift certificate to the Old Parkdale Inn is the promise of romance, adventure, and relaxation all in one neat package.  If you know someone who deserves a getaway, has never experienced the beauty and majesty of the Mt Hood and the Hood River Valley, or simply needs a few days to relax, why not gift […]

By Mary Pellegrini

Shopping Small adds up to Big Things. The coronavirus has upended daily life in Oregon, with travel and tourism being the hardest-hit industries. Small businesses have been crippled and are counting on all of us to rebuild, promote, and sustain our resilient communities. We’d like to share what’s not to miss in our community of […]

By Mary Pellegrini

Welcome the Winter Solstice, the first day of Winter.  The return of the Tundra Swans to Mirror Lake marks the beginning of  Winter for me. They arrive sometime in November where they winter in the Columbia River Gorge. Mirror Lake is at the foot of Crown Point, visible from Interstate 84 just west of the […]

By Mary Pellegrini

Come stay at the Old Parkdale Inn, play in Hood River County and ski on Mt Hood, Oregon’s tallest mountain at 11, 240′. We’ve created some enticing packages for your Ski Vacation on Mt Hood. Deal #1) Cozy Winter Nights: Stay 2 Nights Mid Week, Sunday through Thursday, and take 20% off room rates. Available January 4, 2021 through March 18, 2021 Deal […]