Accommodations: short and long term

Portland Accommodations

PWI is located in the densely populated neighborhood of Northwest Portland. There are numerous housing options near PWI for both long and short term stays. If you are not familiar with the Portland area, and are seeking long term accommodations, it may be easier to secure a short term rental and then locate more suitable long term housing. Below is a listing of resources for both long and short terms accommodations.

Long Term Accommodation Resources

  1. Craigslist
    1. Craigslist has many genuine housing opportunities, it is also filled with many adverts that are fraudulent. Avoid any advert that asks for you to wire or send money.
    2. If you locate housing on craigslist, you must make a face to face exchange of money in return for a lease and building keys. That is the only way to avoid fraudulent adverts. Do not send money ahead of your arrival to secure the rental.
  2. Airb&b
    1. Lists a great many short and long term rentals. A great resource for accommodations.
    2. More trustworthy than Craigslist.
  3. Pound the Pavement
    1. Walk around the neighborhood you wish to live and look for “For Rent” signs. Many owners prefer to post a sign than list a vacancy on a website. This type of housing advert is very common in Portland and can lead to a fantastic home/apartment.
  4. Round Hill-Pacific
    1. Local leasing agency in Northwest Portland.
    2. Trustworthy and honest building management company. They offer many apartments for lease.
  5. Circum Pacific Properties
    1. Local leasing agency in Northwest Portland.
    2. Trustworthy and honest building management company. They offer many apartments for lease.

Short Term Accommodations near PWI

  1. NW Portland Hostel
    1. Located at 425 N.W. 18th Ave. (corner of 18th & N.W. Glisan St.), Portland, OR 97209.
    2. Very close to PWI.
  2. The Portland International Guesthouse
    1. The Portland International Guesthouse at 2185 NW Flanders Street, (a few blocks from the center), offers European-style accommodations for the budget minded traveler. Facilities include six clean, private guestrooms that share three baths.  They also offer a fully furnished, private, one-bedroom garden level apartment.  Call (503)-224-0500.
  3. Hotel DeLuxe
    1. Located at 729 SW 15th Avenue, Portland, OR 07205; a short walk to PWI.
  4. The Inn at Northrup Station
    1. Located at 2025 NW Northrup, Portland, OR 97209, a short walk to PWI
  5. The Park Lane Suites
    1. Located at 809 S.W. King Ave, Portland, OR 97205, a short walk to PWI