Mountain View Motel & RV Park
Copyright 2021. All rights reserved.Web Site designed & maintained by: Moonlight Graphics Co. – Chuck Garrett
83450 Joseph Hwy, Joseph, Oregon 97846 | Lat: 45.38120, Lon: -117.23067 541-432-2982 https://www.mtviewmotel-rvpark.com

Mountain View Motel & RV Park FAQs

The Mountain View Motel & RV Park offers AAA-approved, year-round motel lodging, seasonal pet-friendly RV Park, tepee rentals and tent camping – all with spectacular mountain views. And it’s only 2 minutes from a market, casual dining and shopping in Joseph, Oregon and 5 minutes from Wallowa Lake.
Where is the Mountain View Motel & RV Park? The Mountain View Motel & RV Park is located on the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway (OR Hwy 82) at the foot of the Wallowa Mountains near Joseph in NE Oregon. Look for the motel sign on the west side of the road between Enterprise and Joseph. See the Map & Driving Directions. How do I contact the Mountain View Motel & RV Park? Just call to book direct by phone at 541-432-2982. Is the Mountain View Motel open year-round? Yes. Spring is filled with promise. Summer is an adventure! Fall is glorious with harvest colors, balmy days and crisp nights. And winter’s white blanket is prettier than a Christmas Card. Is the Mountain View RV Park open year-round? No, it’s a seasonal RV Park, typically operating from about May 15 to October 15, depending on the weather. How far is the Mountain View from Joseph, Oregon? About 2 miles or 3 minutes north of Joseph. How far is the Mountain View from Wallowa Lake? About 2½ miles or 5 minutes north of Wallowa Lake. How far is the Mountain View from Wallowa Lake State Park? Wallowa State Park is at the south end of Wallowa Lake, about 6 miles from the Mountain View Motel & RV Park. Can I walk to Joseph from the Mountain View Motel? Yes but it’s not recommended – it’s not safe, since OR Hwy 82 is a rural two-lane road with narrow shoulders and no pedestrian path. And drivers often tend to be distracted by the spectacular scenery. Is there cell phone coverage in the Joseph area? Yes. Verizon and US Cellular are good and AT&T is getting better. Do you have WiFi? Yes, the Motel and RV Park have WiFi. How do I choose a room that best suits my needs? Please see room photos, amenities and prices on the Motel Page. Or call 541-432-2982 to chat with the owner. Do you have smoking rooms? No, all rooms are smoke-free. However, smoking is allowed outside the rooms on either the front porch or back deck, where receptacles are provided for cigarette butts. One can also smoke while strolling around the property BUT please don’t discard your cigarette butts on the grounds. Thanks. Can I charge my electric car? Yes, for motel guests. 110 V electrical receptacles are available at the Motel. 110 V, 30 and 50 amp receptacles may also be available in the RV Park depending on RV traffic. EV charging is $10.00 per charge. Is the Mountain View biker-friendly? Yes, especially during the Wallowa County Thunder Run in June. Is the Mountain View hunter-friendly? Absolutely! Hunters appreciate being able to spread out, especially in the roomy cabin-suites with fully- equipped kitchens. Don‘t forget the Hunter’s Special Deal during the Fall hunting season. Is there room to park an extra vehicle, boat or quad trailer near my room? Sure, there’s plenty of extra parking space for boats and quad trailers, either within the motel courtyard or nearby in the Mountain View RV Park. Do you accommodate family reunions or group gatherings? Yes, the Mountain View Motel & RV Park can provide motel rooms, RV sites, tent sites and tepee rentals for family reunions and groups. What will the local weather be like? Local weather can change quickly. So, it’s best to check the local forecast online either before or while traveling. If our party “grew by a few more” than planned, what can we do? For the motel, we can accommodate add-on guests as long as the total doesn’t exceed our published occupancy limits. For the RV Park, again, we can accommodate add-on guests as long as the total doesn’t exceed our published occupancy limits.
How much do motel rooms cost? Single room prices vary from $70.00 in winter to $90.00 per night during the summer (except during Chief Joseph Days). Cabin-suites vary from $90.00 in winter to $130.00 per night during the summer (except during Chief Joseph Days). How much does RV camping cost? RV camping is $40.00 per night (except during Chief Joseph Days.) How much does tent camping cost? Seasonal walk-in tent sites are $30.00 per night (except during Chief Joseph Days.) How much do tepee rentals cost? Seasonal tepees cost $120.00 per two night minimum stays (except during Chief Joseph Days) Do the prices include Lodging Tax? No. Our published prices don’t include State and County Lodging taxes. What type of payment do you accept? Cash, personal check, money order, Traveler’s Checks or credit cards (preferably VISA or MasterCard). When do we pay for the rooms, RV and tent camping or tepee rentals? Payment is due at check-in.
What amenities does the Mountain View Motel offer? The recently-renovated rooms and cabin-suites feature eclectic retro décor. Each room and cabin-suite has a sliding glass door that opens to a deck with patio furniture and a briquette barbeque. Most have stunning views of the Wallowa Mountains. Learn more on the Motel Page. What kind of cleaning products do you use? We use a mildly citrus-scented cleaner-polish on the floors and a scent-free and bleach-free detergent for laundering our bedding and towels.
How do I book rooms, RV sites and tepees? We book reservations exclusively by phone at 541-432-2982. Can I make a reservation for next year? We book reservations by calendar year beginning the 2nd week of January. Are there minimum stay requirements? Only during certain events as noted on the Motel, RV Park & Tents and Tepee Camping pages. Does the Mountain View Motel & RV Park require credit card information or a deposit to secure a reservation? A credit card is required to secure reservations but will not be charged for any deposit. Do I have to provide my email address for reservations? No. Do you give reservation confirmation numbers or send email confirmations? Regarding confirmation numbers, no. We do provide email confirmations upon request. Is there a fee for modifying a reservation? Reservation modifications are free if done at least 48 hours before the reservation check-in date. Modifications within 48 hours of the reservation check-in date may be subject to the cost of the reserved stay, depending on the circumstances. Is there a Cancellation Policy or Fee? Cancellations are free if done at least 48 hours before the reservation check-in date. Cancellations within 48 hours of the reservation check-in date may be subject to part or all of the loss-of-business- income for the reserved stay, depending on the circumstances. What about No Shows without any notification of cancellation? In the event of a No Show for a one (1) night reservation, a loss-of-business-income for one night (excluding Transient Lodging Taxes) will be charged to the Customer’s credit card. For a No Show of two (2) or more nights, a loss-of-business-income for two nights will be charged to the Customer’s credit card.
When is the office open? 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, 7 days a week. What time is check-in? Check-in time is after 2:00 PM. What if we can’t arrive until after 9:00 PM? For the motel, call before 9:00 PM to arrange for late check-in. For the RV Park, we don’t check-in RV’s or tent campers after 9:00 PM. What time is check-out? Official Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Sometimes, a late check-out can be arranged, depending on the ebb and flow of motel or RV Park traffic. Where do I leave the key when I check out of the motel? Just leave the key on the table and lock the door on the way out.
Can I bring my pet(s)? Sorry, pets are not allowed in the Mountain View Motel or Tepees. Generally yes for the RV Park, except for Pit Bulls, Chows, Dobermans, Wolf-hybrids or dog breeds that have “attack dog” genetics. Pets must be on a short (6-foot) leash at all times when outside your RV or tent. Guests are responsible for picking up the poop! Please see RVs & Tents for details. We have 2 dogs…is that OK? Yes, a maximum of two pets is allowed per RV or tent site. Where can I walk my pet? The Mountain View Motel & RV Park has 3 acres of grounds in the RV Park area where you can walk your pet. We ask that you DO NOT walk your pet within the Motel area and especially not the Motel’s courtyard. Where can I board my dog? There are several local animal boarding facilities, as noted on the Traveler Info page. Where can I keep my horse? Char’s Horse Hotel in Joseph, Oregon at 541-432-4305.
What’s there to do around Joseph, Oregon? There are lots of fun things to do all year-round in this area! Please see the Things To Do and Local Events pages for some great ideas. Are there any good restaurants in the Joseph area? Indeed, Joseph and Enterprise are blessed with a variety of good casual-dining restaurants -- everything from American to Chinese, steak houses, drive-ins, brew pubs, pizza parlors, sandwich shops – all within 5 miles of the Mountain View Motel & RV Park. Can we have a campfire? Firewood campfires are only allowed in our in-ground fire pits, except during burn bans when no fires are allowed. However, during the burn bans, propane "campfires" are OK. Where can I get a fishing license? Either the Sports Corral or Joseph Hardware in Joseph, Oregon. Is there a local hospital? Yes, Wallowa Memorial Hospital (541-426-3111) in Enterprise, Oregon is a full-service hospital including Ambulance/Paramedic Service and Emergency Room.

When is the office open?

9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, 7 Days

Trip Advisor Icon Facebook Icon

When is check in time?

Check in Time is after 2:00 PM

Check out Time is before 11:00 AM

Planning Your Trip & Accommodations

Prices & Payment

Mountain View Motel Amenities

Reservations and Cancellations

Check in Time / Check out Time

Pet Policies

During your Visit to Joseph, Oregon

The Mountain View Motel & RV Park offers AAA-approved, year-round motel lodging, seasonal pet-friendly RV Park, tepee rentals and tent camping – all with spectacular mountain views. And it’s only 2 minutes from a market, casual dining and shopping in Joseph, Oregon and 5 minutes from Wallowa Lake.
Where is the Mountain View Motel & RV Park? The Mountain View Motel & RV Park is located on the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway (OR Hwy 82) at the foot of the Wallowa Mountains near Joseph in NE Oregon. Look for the motel sign on the west side of the road between Enterprise and Joseph. See the Map & Driving Directions. How do I contact the Mountain View Motel & RV Park? Just call to book direct by phone at 541- 432-2982. Is the Mountain View Motel open year- round? Yes. Spring is filled with promise. Summer is an adventure! Fall is glorious with harvest colors, balmy days and crisp nights. And winter’s white blanket is prettier than a Christmas Card. Is the Mountain View RV Park open year-round? No, it’s a seasonal RV Park, typically operating from about May 15 to October 15, depending on the weather. How far is the Mountain View from Joseph, Oregon? About 2 miles or 3 minutes north of Joseph. How far is the Mountain View from Wallowa Lake? About 2½ miles or 5 minutes north of Wallowa Lake. How far is the Mountain View from Wallowa Lake State Park? Wallowa State Park is at the south end of Wallowa Lake, about 6 miles from the Mountain View Motel & RV Park. Can I walk to Joseph from the Mountain View Motel? Yes but it’s not recommended – it’s not safe, since OR Hwy 82 is a rural two-lane road with narrow shoulders and no pedestrian path. And drivers often tend to be distracted by the spectacular scenery. Is there cell phone coverage in the Joseph area? Yes. Verizon and US Cellular are good and AT&T is getting better. Do you have WiFi? Yes, we have WiFi throughout the Mountain View Motel & RV Park. How do I choose a room that best suits my needs? Please see room photos, amenities and prices on the Motel Page. Or call 541- 432-2982 to chat with the owner. Do you have smoking rooms? No, all rooms are smoke-free. However, smoking is allowed outside the rooms on either the front porch or back deck, where receptacles are provided for cigarette butts. One can also smoke while strolling around the property BUT please don’t discard your cigarette butts on the grounds. Thanks. Can I charge my electric car? Yes, for motel guests. 110 V electrical receptacles are available at the Motel. 110 V, 30 and 50 amp receptacles may also be available in the RV Park depending on RV traffic. EV charging is $10.00 per charge. Is the Mountain View biker-friendly? Yes, especially during the Wallowa County Thunder Run in June. Is the Mountain View hunter-friendly? Absolutely! Hunters appreciate being able to spread out, especially in the roomy cabin- suites with fully-equipped kitchens. Don‘t forget the Hunter’s Special Deal during the Fall hunting season. Is there room to park an extra vehicle, boat or quad trailer near my room? Sure, there’s plenty of extra parking space for boats and quad trailers, either within the motel courtyard or nearby in the Mountain View RV Park. Do you accommodate family reunions or group gatherings? Yes, the Mountain View Motel & RV Park can provide motel rooms, RV sites, tent sites and tepee rentals for family reunions and groups. What will the local weather be like? Local weather can change quickly. So, it’s best to check the local forecast online either before or while traveling. If our party “grew by a few more” than planned, what can we do? For the motel, we can accommodate add-on guests as long as the total doesn’t exceed our published occupancy limits. For the RV Park, again, we can accommodate add-on guests as long as the total doesn’t exceed our published occupancy limits.
What amenities does the Mountain View Motel offer? The recently-renovated rooms and cabin- suites feature eclectic retro décor. Each room and cabin-suite has a sliding glass door that opens to a deck with patio furniture and a briquette barbeque. Most have stunning views of the Wallowa Mountains. Learn more on the Motel Page. What kind of cleaning products do you use? We use a mildly citrus-scented cleaner- polish on the floors and a scent-free and bleach-free detergent for laundering our bedding and towels.
How much do motel rooms cost? Single room prices vary from $70.00 in winter to $90.00 per night during the summer (except during Chief Joseph Days). Cabin-suites vary from $90.00 in winter to $130.00 per night during the summer (except during Chief Joseph Days). How much does RV camping cost? RV camping is $40.00 per night (except during Chief Joseph Days.) How much does tent camping cost? Seasonal walk-in tent sites are $30.00 per night (except during Chief Joseph Days.) How much do tepee rentals cost? Seasonal tepees cost $120.00 per two night minimum stays (except during Chief Joseph Days) Do the prices include Lodging Tax? No. Our published prices don’t include State and County Lodging taxes. What type of payment do you accept? Cash, personal check, money order, Traveler’s Checks or credit cards (preferably VISA or MasterCard). When do we pay for the rooms, RV and tent camping or tepee rentals? Payment is due at check-in.
How do I book rooms, RV sites and tepees? We book reservations exclusively by phone at 541-432-2982. Can I make a reservation for next year? We book reservations by calendar year beginning the 2nd week of January. Are there minimum stay requirements? Only during certain events as noted on the Motel, RV Park & Tents and Tepee Camping pages. Does the Mountain View Motel & RV Park require credit card information or a deposit to secure a reservation? A credit card is required to secure reservations but will not be charged for any deposit. Do I have to provide my email address for reservations? No. Do you give reservation confirmation numbers or send email confirmations? Regarding confirmation numbers, no. We do provide email confirmations upon request. Is there a fee for modifying a reservation? Reservation modifications are free if done at least 48 hours before the reservation check- in date. Modifications within 48 hours of the reservation check-in date may be subject to the cost of the reserved stay, depending on the circumstances. Is there a Cancellation Policy or Fee? Cancellations are free if done at least 48 hours before the reservation check-in date. Cancellations within 48 hours of the reservation check-in date may be subject to part or all of the loss-of-business-income for the reserved stay, depending on the circumstances. What about No Shows without any notification of cancellation? In the event of a No Show for a one (1) night reservation, a loss-of-business-income for one night (excluding Transient Lodging Taxes) will be charged to the Customer’s credit card. For a No Show of two (2) or more nights, a loss-of-business-income for two nights will be charged to the Customer’s credit card.
When is the office open? 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, 7 days a week. What time is check-in? Check-in time is after 2:00 PM. What if we can’t arrive until after 9:00 PM? For the motel, call before 9:00 PM to arrange for late check-in. For the RV Park, we don’t check-in RV’s or tent campers after 9:00 PM. What time is check-out? Official Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Sometimes, a late check-out can be arranged, depending on the ebb and flow of motel or RV Park traffic. Where do I leave the key when I check out of the motel? Just leave the key on the table and lock the door on the way out.
Can I bring my pet(s)? Sorry, pets are not allowed in the Mountain View Motel or Tepees. Generally yes for the RV Park, except for Pit Bulls, Chows, Dobermans, Wolf-hybrids or dog breeds that have “attack dog” genetics. Pets must be on a short (6-foot) leash at all times when outside your RV or tent. Guests are responsible for picking up the poop! Please see RVs & Tents for details. We have 2 dogs…is that OK? Yes, a maximum of two pets is allowed per RV or tent site. Where can I walk my pet? The Mountain View Motel & RV Park has 3 acres of grounds in the RV Park area where you can walk your pet. We ask that you DO NOT walk your pet within the Motel area and especially not the Motel’s courtyard. Where can I board my dog? There are several local animal boarding facilities, as noted on the Traveler Info page. Where can I keep my horse? Char’s Horse Hotel in Joseph, Oregon at 541-432-4305.
What’s there to do around Joseph, Oregon? There are lots of fun things to do all year- round in this area! Please see the Things To Do and Local Events pages for some great ideas. Are there any good restaurants in the Joseph area? Indeed, Joseph and Enterprise are blessed with a variety of good casual-dining restaurants -- everything from American to Chinese, steak houses, drive-ins, brew pubs, pizza parlors, sandwich shops – all within 5 miles of the Mountain View Motel & RV Park. Can we have a campfire? Firewood campfires are only allowed in our in-ground fire pits, except during burn bans when no fires are allowed. However, during the burn bans, propane "campfires" are OK. Where can I get a fishing license? Either the Sports Corral or Joseph Hardware in Joseph, Oregon. Is there a local hospital? Yes, Wallowa Memorial Hospital (541-426- 3111) in Enterprise, Oregon is a full- service hospital including Ambulance/Paramedic Service and Emergency Room.
Mountain View Motel & RV Park
Copyright 2021. All rights reserved. Web Site designed & maintained by: Moonlight Graphics Co. – Chuck Garrett
83450 Joseph Hwy, Joseph, Oregon 97846 Lat: 45.38120, Lon: -117.23067 541-432-2982 https://www.mtviewmotel-rvpark.com
Mt View Motel & RV Park logo
FAQs
MENU
Trip Advisor Icon Facebook Icon

Mountain View Motel & RV Park

FAQs

When is the office open?

9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, 7 Days

When is check in time?

Check in Time is after 2:00 PM

Check out Time is before 11:00 AM

Planning Your Trip & Accommodations

Prices & Payment

Reservations and Cancellations

Check in Time / Check out Time

Pet Policies

During your Visit to Joseph, Oregon

Mountain View Motel Amenities