Here at Select Registry, we celebrate one of the country’s most extraordinary states, with its wild coastline, majestic mountains, and rolling valleys dotted with world-class vineyards. Oregon is truly a place where you can enjoy a retreat in the best that nature has to offer, taking advantage of perfectly appointed scenic inns that provide the ultimate in hospitality.
A Prime Location for the Ideal Getaway
The combination of the rustic outdoors paired with the elegance of top tier inns that pay special attention to comfort, beauty, elegance, and fine service makes Oregon one of the prime locations for anyone looking for an ideal getaway. With whale watching, scenic drives, and more, you would be hard-pressed to find a more exciting yet peaceful environment for shedding the cares of the everyday.
Channel House Inn
Set high upon a bluff overlooking the Oregon coastline is the Channel House Inn in Depoe Bay. An intimate country inn with all of the amenities of a premier hotel, this first class establishment is the place for basking in panoramic views of sunsets and sunrises. With whale watching right out your door, you don’t have to do much to experience the adventure of a lifetime. Connect with nature by exploring the winding coast, heading out to the Devil’s Punchbowl where you can view a sea cave carved from sandstone, having a picnic on the sand, or enjoying the beauty of the scenic Depoe Bay harbor. Any activity, including just gazing out at the great beyond, will give what you need to take full advantage of such a breathtaking area. The Inn provides an oasis of contemporary décor, with gas log fireplaces, whirlpool tubs on private decks, and private baths to soak in as you contemplate the day. Every morning, awaken to a delicious continental breakfast overlooking the entrance to the Channel and Pacific Ocean, and you will be reveling in your days of rest and pleasure. Voted #1 in “Oregon Coast Lodging,” the Channel Inn offers many packages and promotions and is ideal for a honeymoon, anniversary, or romantic getaway. Choose the Champagne Package receiving a bottle of exquisite bubbly on ice and two Channel House etched champagne flutes, or the Wine Package with a choice of a bottle of red or white along with engraved Channel House wine glasses. Other packages include those for weddings or anniversaries, as well as in-room massages by appointment, and generous gift certificates for family and friends, and you will be making the most of one of Oregon’s most welcoming inns.
Whale Cove Inn
Another gem on Depoe Bay is Whale Cove Inn, located on the winding coast highway and bordering the famed marine refuge where whale watching has become so beloved by travelers. This boutique inn is perfectly situated for basking in magnificent sunrises and sunsets, storm watching, and taking in the breathtaking views of Whale Cove and the Pacific Ocean. Gaining the coveted three stars from Frommer’s, you can be sure you will get the rest you deserve on a King size Tempur-Pedic bed and in your outdoor Jacuzzi on a private deck overlooking all. Book one of the Signature Suites or a Premier Suite consisting of three bedrooms, all of which boast extraordinary views of one of the most beautiful bays on the Oregon/Washington coastline. As if all of this isn’t enough, Whale Cove Inn features a highly acclaimed new restaurant named Beck, created in 2009 to rave reviews. Known as a “foodie’s paradise,” the quintessential cuisine is just another reason why travelers are making their way to this marvelous destination.Order an in-room massage or any one of the promotions offered, such as the Champagne, Wine, or Anniversary package, to add even more spice and magic to your stay. Whale Cove Inn is designed to provide you with the elegance and ease you deserve.
Youngberg Hill Vineyards & Inn
Right in the heart of the Willamette Valley, halfway between the Oregon coast and Portland and only 30 miles from Salem, is the stunning Youngberg Hill Vineyards & Inn in McMinnville, Oregon. Picture rolling green hills that pervade every view, and you will start to get an idea of the peace this retreat provides.On 50 acres of land surrounded by Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris vineyards, you can explore the Inn’s organic vineyard, planted 20 years ago and now producing top grade wine that adds to the richness of the region. Just 20 minutes from more than 80 premier wineries, you can spend your days roaming the local territory, reveling in wine tastings as you drink up the gorgeous atmosphere. McMinnville is one of Oregon’s unique historic cities, featuring turn-of-the-century architecture and emanating the sensation of old world charm. Here you will find award-winning restaurants, as well as art galleries and a world-renowned aviation museum.With luxury accommodations comprised of king suites and queen guest rooms, each room boasts private en-suite baths and comfortable chairs to curl up in with a book or just to enjoy the views. A beautifully appointed library along with a lounging salon, and a large dining room add to the majesty of the environment, which can be so easily taken in as you sit on a covered deck or the veranda overlooking the vineyard and valley out to the Coast Range, Mount Jefferson, Mount Hood, and Willamette Valley. Here too you can select from a variety of packages for your elopement, honeymoon, or a personalized wedding with all of the trappings. Even without a specific occasion, staying for a few days at this welcoming inn will renew and refresh you, providing you with a lasting feeling that you can bask in long after you have left for home.
Portland’s White House
Last but absolutely not least in our listing of great scenic inns in Oregon is Portland’s White House, an extraordinary establishment located in the Northern Historic district of Irvington in Portland. This former summer home of a lumber baron has been restored to perfection, providing visitors a sense of European elegance along with a perfected eye towards the best in hospitality. If courtyard gardens, gleaming chandeliers, a majestic staircase, leaded glass windows, and gilt-gold ceilings are your cup of tea, you need go no further than this charming inn with its collection of porcelains, 18th and 19th century oils, and so much more. With five guest rooms in the main house and three in the Carriage house, all of which are decorated with the finest antiques, your stay will make memories that will last for years to come. Enjoy fresh vegetarian breakfasts with hormone-free meats on the side and vegan options if you need them, along with a complimentary espresso bar ready to give you the perfect pick-me-up when you need it. Located in a neighborhood filled with places to enjoy, such as Japanese gardens, the Portland Art Museum, Pittock Mansion, and terrific shopping opportunities, you also have the Oregon coast, wine country, Mt. St. Helens, Mt. Hood, and many other exceptional sites to make any day trip an exciting adventure. Book your wedding or other special event at Portland’s White House where you can revel in a magnificent ambiance and be served by a gracious staff waiting to fulfill your every wish. No wonder this glorious inn has been featured in so many magazines, including New York Magazine, Frontier Airlines, the New York Times, the Oregonian, and so many more.
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