New this year, Gorge to Mountain Express offers free service to and from Mount Hood Meadows from the nearby Port Area (free parking, too).
The Hood River Inn's Riverside Suites offer one to three-bedroom suites with fully-equipped kitchens, tastefully appointed living spaces, fireplaces, and spa-like baths.
The Hood River Inn is just 30 miles from Mt. Hood's largest and most popular ski resort, Mt. Hood Meadows, offering 2,150 acres of skiable terrain, 2,777 vertical feet, lessons, rentals, day care and more.
For more about Hood River in winter:
Seattle Times: Ski, Sip and Chill at Oregon's Hood River ski/ride getaway
It might be chilly on the river but nice and steamy in the pool and spa!