Jupiter Hotel

Portland, Oregon USA

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Why Stay Here?

Get A Room. No, really.

Jupiter's modern, clean design and its location right next to the popular Douglas Fir lounge makes it a good destination for those who like to party all night and crash next door.

The design hotel offers an on-site restaurant, live music club and unique guest accommodations with free Wi-Fi. Jupiter Hotel features a 32-inch flat-screen TV and MP3 docking station in every guest room. The rooms are also equipped with environmentally friendly bath amenities and painted murals on the walls.

DougFir Restaurant & Lounge at the Jupiter is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Happy hour specials and late-night dining are also available. notes: The perfect space for gay urban nomads, the Jupiter Hotel provides unique, stylish, and affordable accommodations in the heart of Portland. Beginning as a motor inn in the 1950’s, the hotel has evolved to cater to the modern LGBT traveller, yet has not lost its unique 50’s modernist character and charm. Boasting with personality, gay travellers will soon understand why the Jupiter hotel has been featured in publications such as GQ and Elle Décor. The 81 private guest rooms open up to public areas where guests are encouraged to mingle and explore the surrounding city.

The Doug Fir Lounge and Restaurant is a hip gay friendly bar and small concert venue. Billed as one of the best venues in the country, guests will be treated to incredible live performances while savouring a delicious array of specialty cocktails and hand-crafted meals surrounded by 1950’s modernist décor.

Awards and affiliations

Jupiter Hotel is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.


“The comforter and pillows were amazing. And the Doug Fir is always a good place to catch a drink.” -Jonathan, United States of America

“Staff were friendly, room was clean and comfortable and despite being right next to the Doug Fir, relatively quiet. They provided ear plugs and other great amenities. Doug Fir food is great and you can get it delivered straight to your room!” -Anaïs, Canada

“The room had super comfortable beds and a modern interior. Fun quirks like a chalk board door. Bathroom was spacious. Clean throughout hotel. Nice touches of getting beer/wine/doughnut packages sent to you room before check in. Decent free wifi. Easy to get to from airport. Good transport links close by. The hotel is in walking distance to the heart of Portland. Staff were friendly and helped us when our key cards stopped working (twice) Onsite ATM, bar and launderette.” -Kate, United Kingdom

“The staff was amazing! Very friendly and they do whatever they can to help their guests. We had a small issue with noise in the room next to us late at night, called the front desk and problem was resolved in minutes, can't ask for better service! Bed was comfortable, wifi solid and the location was awesome! The bar/restaurant/lounge that is attached is a fun spot. I would definitely stay here again!” -Adam, United States of America

“Super friendly staff. Great restaurant and music venue. Love the chalkboard doors for the rooms. Squeaky clean rooms, and I'm picky so if they pass muster with me then it's good!” -Deborah, United States of America


For modern travelers, cultural creatives and anyone who lives outside the box.

The Jupiter Hotel is a boutique hotel centrally located in SE Portland, Oregon. We welcome guests of all kinds to join our community and indulge in urban life. Our spaces are designed to allow people whatever level of togetherness or privacy they're looking for. We offer affordability, insist upon originality, and our goal is always to connect you to the vibrancy of Portland.

The Jupiter Hotel began with a vision in 2004 when we renovated an 81 room motor lodge and connected travelers to the vibrancy of Portland’s east side. That vision is alive and well as we prepare to open Jupiter NEXT, a 67 room evolution of those original values. Urban. Connected. Vibrant. Whether you want the lively, in the middle-of-it-all feel of the Original Jupiter Hotel, or the elevated, watch-the world-go-by views of Jupiter NEXT, we have a room for you.

There's a 24-hour art gallery plus a contemporary courtyard patio with a fire pit. Bike rentals and parking (surcharge) are available.

Our 81 rooms contain items such as iPod docking stations, shag pillows, and chalkboard doors. Additionally, the rooms also have blue wall panels with photo murals on the walls.

We have also earned a reputation for being a very gay-friendly hotel.

Doug Fir

Neighboring the Jupiter Hotel property is world-renowned music venue + restaurant, the Doug Fir Lounge. Whether you're looking for your first bite or your last cocktail and everything in between, the Doug Fir is your one stop shop for delicious food, tasty drinks, and great live music.

Opening 2018 Jupiter NEXT

Jupiter NEXT is a sophisticated and elevated expansion adjacent to the original Jupiter Hotel. Same focus on design, art, and creativity. Same emphasis on service. Same efforts to connect you to the vibrancy of Portland’s urban life. Jupiter NEXT stays true to these values while allowing you to retire to a softer more luxurious guest room at the end of your day.

The Jupiter Hotel was born out of a desire for a hotel with good design aesthetics that didn't break the bank. We wanted a place where you could go as stranger and end up being part of a community, where the underground became the obvious, where you were rewarded for looking a little deeper. The Jupiter changes every season, every year. As owners we continue to evolve alongside our beloved hotel. We hope that when you visit, you too will profit from your time here. - Kelsey Bunker Co-Founder


  • 24 Hour reception
  • Air conditioning
  • ATM/banking
  • Bar
  • Bicycle rental
  • Black out blinds or curtains
  • Cable TV
  • Complimentary coffee/tea in common area
  • Complimentary local & toll free phone calls
  • Complimentary WIFI
  • Concierge and booking services
  • Daily Cleaning
  • Designer bath products
  • Desk
  • Dry cleaning
  • Fire pit
  • Gay Friendly
  • Hairdryer
  • iPod docking stations
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • LCD TV
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Nightclub
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)