Welcome to the Astoria Crest Motel!

The Astoria Crest Motel sits on nearly three acres, overlooking the mighty Columbia River, Astoria cityscape and the Astoria Bridge. Many locals and visitors alike believe this is the best view from any hotel/motel in the area. This local, veteran owned, 40 room motel is located less than three miles east of the citycenter on HWY 30. This property offers easy access to everything while offering a very quiet, peaceful setting that is not available with any other property. The relaxing setting, epic views and well maintained rooms, are delivered with the utmost attention to detail by the local owners and caring staff. Your experience while staying at The Astoria Crest Motel will rival those of much higher end hotels at an affordable price.

Motel Features

Epic views

The Astoria Crest Motel overlooks the Columbia River, the Washington state shore line, and Astoria cityscape including the Astoria Bridge.

Comfortable, well-appointed rooms

There are 32 view rooms including Suites, King, Single Queen and Double Queen beds. For the more budget minded traveler, we offer 8 non-view rooms.

Large grass area and patio overlooking the river

This large area can be used for events, picnics, or just enjoying the view of this great region.

Outdoor covered jacuzzi

Enjoy a relaxing soak with friends and family while taking in the epic views of the river and landscape below.

Continental breakfast

Every effort is made to offer a healthy, delicious breakfast filled with options for all of our guests.

Pet friendly rooms available

Several pet friendly rooms are available to accommodate your fury friends.

Guest laundry

Guest laundry available

Guest Testimonials

  • I stayed at the Crest Motel once a week for over a year for work - during that time, I probably stayed in every room. Rooms are clean, there's free wifi, and the staff are some of the nicest people in the world. There's a continental breakfast in the morning - simple things like muffins and coffee. The hotel is...Read More

    Tyler R. - June 24, 2013, 11:03 pm
  • This is a wonderful alternative to the cookie cutter chain motel. Not only is it a charming motel, but it is on a historically significant site. First - our room was spacious, with all the amenities - fridge, microwave, table and chairs and desk space. The bathroom is large with a roomy vanity. The entire suite is clean and freshly...Read More

    Riverliver - June 24, 2014, 11:12 pm
  • The room was clean and tidy when we checked in. The biggest surprise was opening the blinds and being knocked out by the view. Astoria, the Columbia, the Astoria-Megler bridge, all in view like a postcard. And then we got the treat of one of the most amazing sunsets I've ever seen. A great value! We'll be staying here again!...Read More

    Redberry71 - June 24, 2014, 11:15 pm
  • The hotel is right on the highway into town (but we were able to keep our bathroom window open and didn't notice the noise), and is a classic roadside motel that you might expect to find on Route 66. It is immaculately kept up and is, therefore, a wonderful place to stay. Property is on a cliff overlooking the Columbia...Read More

    Agcanuck - June 24, 2014, 11:22 pm
  • This place is wonderful and an excellent value! Get a view room: located on a bluff, this motel has a breathtaking view, much better than most of the spendy ones. The rooms are clean and serene. They were also great for our 2 yr old, (the doors can't easily be opened like the places we stayed in Hawaii). Thank you...Read More

    Pokeridis - June 24, 2014, 11:24 pm
  • The Crest was a wonderful place to stay. We spent three nights there and it was all a good experience. Very clean and comfortable. Quiet, with a spectacular panoramic view of the beautiful scenery, whether you're in your room, in the hot tub , sitting by the fountain or just walking the grounds. Staff service was above and beyond accommodating...Read More

    Oregontransplant - June 24, 2014, 11:29 pm
  • Stayed in July for three nights and this was a really neat place. Step out the back door and there's the Columbia River with a view of the bridge that connects Oregon and Washington. Early morning and early evening watch the big ships go by. Good size room with micro/fridge and very clean. Comfortable, firm beds. On east side of...Read More

    Harveyjohn - June 24, 2014, 11:50 pm

Summer is here! Book your stay early!

As always, the Astoria Crest fills up in the summer, so get your room reserved early. Many event weekends are nearly sold out.