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Tis the Season for Holiday Events and Hotel Packages near Portland, Oregonphoto

Festive, elegant and fun, the holidays at Skamania Lodge and the Columbia River Gorge are celebrated with food and treasured traditions that make this truly the “most wonderful time of the year!”

Skamania Lodge is pleased to present its 2013 Holiday Packages!  A holiday tradition for families and couples, a stay at this area Portland, Oregon hotel during the holidays offers the opportunity to enjoy a full array of festive holiday events from Thanksgiving throughout the New Year.

Please be our guest with one (or more!) of these packages designed with you and the special season in mind.

Holiday Escape
Designed to let you catch your breath during this harried season, this package includes a $100 dining credit for the River Rock or Cascade Dining Room, a Skamania Lodge collectible ornament and a $50 gift card to use anywhere in the lodge.  From $269, Available November 22 – December 31

Together at Thanksgiving
Enjoy a Lodge room, a Skamania Lodge collectible ornament and a $100 dining credit toward a fantastic holiday culinary experience served in the Cascade Dining Room by our award-winning chef and culinary team.  From $229, Available November 27 – 30

Christmas Time Treasured
It’s beautiful here at Skamania! Be our holiday guest in a Lodge room, accept our Skamania Lodge collectible ornament and enjoy a $100 dining credit toward a yuletide holiday culinary experience served in the Cascade Dining Room by our award-winning chef and culinary team.  From $229, Available December 24 and 25 Only

Ring in the New Year!
Watch the sun set on 2013 from a Lodge room, then use your $100 dining credit toward a memorable New Year’s Eve dinner in the Cascade Dining Room.  Make reservations now and join your friends to celebrate the New Year at Skamania Lodge.  From $239, Available December 31 through January 1 Only Rate doesn’t include New Year’s Eve party.

During Skamania’s Season of Celebration, enjoy a wide assortment of holiday events including:  

Holiday Food and the Gift of Music
Fridays and Saturdays, 6 - 8 PM.  Don’t miss the party in the Skamania Lodge Gorge Room!  Enjoy the season’s culinary favorites, wine tasting and a variety of entertainment.  Food from 5 - 7 PM. Wine tasting $5.00 per person.

S’more Roasting
Fridays and Saturdays, 7 - 9 PM.  A traditional favorite that’s very special during the holidays.  Kits are $7.00.

Elf Story Time
Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM.  Beginning Thanksgiving Weekend through December 21st.  Hot cocoa and stories woven with magic - join us by the fire in the Gorge Room for Christmas favorites  and treasured memories.

Game Room
Saturdays and Sundays.  For children of all ages, the game room will be alive with activity as guests compete in matches of ping pong, foosball, Scrabble, Nintendo Wii games and more!

Mail Your Letters to Santa
Any Day, December 1st - 24th.  Find our special mailbox in the lobby to send your letters to Santa.

For a full listing of all of Skamania’s holiday events, click here and download our Wonder of the Season Holiday Brochure (pdf).  

For more information about any of Skamania's holiday packages or holiday events, please contact us at 800.221.7117 or check out our website

This lodge is one of the friendliest places I know. Everyone seems to genuinely enjoy working there and doing whatever they can to assist the guests.

Jeanne, Salem Oregon

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