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Balch Hotel

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“restored hotel”(9 reviews)
“private bath”(12 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife had never visited the Pacific Northwest and we were invited to a wedding taking place at Historic Balch Hotel. Best decision ever was to stay at the hotel for two nights over the wedding period and explore the area before several driving days...More

Thank Bruce S
Response from BalchInnkeeper, Owner at Balch HotelResponded 3 days ago

Wow Bruce. We could not have said it better ourselves. It is such a delight to know that our hard work is appreciated. Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed and glowing review. We look forward to seeing you...More

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Reviewed February 14, 2018

Came for the scenic bikeway in Maupin. Then had a wonderful stay at this most awesome gem of a hotel. Mel the wearer of many hats including the one best suited for her, chef! she accomidated my Vegan diet without blinking an eye. The breakfast...More

1  Thank Carihappytraveler
Response from BalchInnkeeper, Owner at Balch HotelResponded February 16, 2018

Thank you so much Cari. We'll let Mel know how much you appreciated her creations. It is great to see folks taking advantage of the Scenic Bike-way nearby. Looking forward to your return!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restored hotel is a lovely step back in time. Dufur is a tiny little spot set in the wheat fields just south of The Dalles with nothing much going on. But it is a good spot for a stopover or base for a drive...More

Thank Katy1400
Response from BalchInnkeeper, Owner at Balch HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much Katy! You could be a part of our PR team, your review is spot on. We really appreciate you taking time to provide such a well written review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time at the Balch Hotel! They were so accommodating to our group of 14. Having meals that were delicious made for a wonderful weekend. The staff were so friendly and made it easy to enjoy the wonderful views, relax and have...More

Thank Julie G
Response from BalchInnkeeper, Owner at Balch HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a fun weekend, we are so glad that you and your group enjoyed your time here. Let us know when you want to get the group together again! Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely experience we had at this wonderful hotel. We loved everything about it. Our room was fabulous, It had a terrific view of Mount Hood and great pillows and firm but not hard mattress. We slept great. Because it was not a weekend,...More

Thank CBoulder
Response from BalchInnkeeper, Owner at Balch HotelResponded today

What a treat to see your wonderful review. We appreciate being able to get to know folks and love that you appreciate what we offer.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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$99 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$99 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Taunya D
July 26, 2017|
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Response from BalchInnkeeper | Property representative |
Hello Taunya, We have a group that is holding all the rooms for the hotel for the night of September 16. They may be releasing some rooms; will know a month out (August 16.) Check back with us then.
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gingerpeach6
October 19, 2016|
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Response from BalchInnkeeper | Property representative |
For the comfort of our non-pet owners, we do not allow pets. Sorry.
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boyntogs
September 7, 2016|
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Response from BalchInnkeeper | Property representative |
Yes, we have good cell coverage for Verizon. Some of the smaller carriers do not reach out here. There is no data, however. We have free wifi throughout the building so when you get here you'll have all you need.
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"Rooms at the front of the hotel have a view of Mt Hood. All rooms give a feeling of being in the countryside."
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"The rooms with the view of Mount Hood are of course exceptional"
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"We've never had a bad room there, but if you insist on an en suite bath, be sure to pick one of those as..."
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"The hotel has 3 floors, and no elevators (that I'm aware of). The rooms are located on floors 2 and 3."
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