About this listing
Why Inn Alberta Arts? Because when you're here, it's your home!
Welcome! We have both shared and private guest rooms to serve you!
PLEASE NOTE: This room has 2-4 beds, so if this listing is booked on the day you want it, email me with inquire about others.
Come hang out at our guest house and wander Alberta Street...it's a cornucopia of funky and independent shops, galleries, bars & restaurants.
Accommodation: 2 to 4-bed mixed gender (single gender may be an option--please ask) bunk room in the Alberta Arts District--the center of all that's weird and wonderful about Portland.
We want our home to feel like yours while you're with us!
Guests may make use of the common areas--including front porch, sitting room and kitchen.
Come hang out at our guest house and wander Alberta Street...it's a cornucopia of funky and independent shops, galleries, bars & restaurants. We've got world famous pie, 5 kinds of Thai, an amazing tea shop, vegan bakery, co-op and guitar shop within a few blocks. Catch a flick at the Kennedy School or live music at the Alberta Street Pub or Alberta Rose Theater.
Every Last Thursday, we have a freewheeling art festival on the street. Last Thursday is a rich tradition where it's free to vend and attend. You'll see washboard bands, teen violinists, Native American drumming circles, fab art and funky attire right outside our front door!
We are on several major bus lines and one block from a designated biking boulevard. By car we are 10 minutes from the airport, Lloyd Center Mall, Convention Center and Light Rail and less than 15 minutes to downtown Portland.
Welcome to Inn Alberta Arts! Please feel free to make use of the shared kitchen, common area and front porch. Come and go as you please. Be mindful that you may be sharing the room with others and treat them with respect. Let us know if you have any special needs and we will do our best to accommodate them! We prefer to keep the house pet free, as many travelers have allergies. If you need assistance, please call, text or email me at any time.
About the Host, Rochelle
“Take only memories, leave only footprints.” – Chief Seattle
I've lived all over Portland, but once I landed in the Alberta Arts district that was it. Even in a city known for 'different', Alberta pushed the free- and forward-thinking envelope just a little bit further.
I've worn a lot of different hats over the years, but right now I'm drawn to the intersection where art, activism and the cooperative movement meet. I think the Alberta neighborhood is a great template where we might develop and model sustainable local urban living--I'd love to see food planted up and down the alleys, Alberta Street turned into a permanent walking/shopping boulevard. Cottage industry coops of all stripes, art everywhere!
I'm happy to open our house to the fabulous folk who find their way to us. What's your passion?