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Eastside Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   949 East Burnside Street, Portland, OR 97214
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Ranked #86 of 132 hotels in Portland
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Depoe Bay, Oregon, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at Eastside Saturday night. Friendly and helpful staff. Very clean room and comfortable room and bed. 'Vintage' tube TV but no big deal. I really don't expect much from a two star hotel but this place exceeded my expectations. Vintage Mid-century feel but well kept up and freshly painted. My buddy and I had two rooms on the 3rd... More

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33 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although several people have left negative remarks about the staff, we found them to be polite and friendly during our stay. The room was clean and comfortable, the wifi was pretty good and there was a good selection of TV channels. If you want to get a good nights sleep you may struggle as the bar across the road is... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would recommend Eastside Lodge to any one seeking reasonably priced yet very clean place to spend a day or two in downtown Portland. Its very close to the Pearl District \ downtown (10 mins walk) 5 mins bike ride. Its managed by elderly couple who is very nice and friendly !

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A man who later identified himself as Kabir Moledina (that spelling may be off slightly) was working behind the counter when I checked in. As I was filling out the form, I told him I was not sure of my license plate number. He responded "leave it blank then, I'll be happy to have you towed". This was literally his... More

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Perth, Australia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Highly unrecommended establishment due to the manners of the staff. We were shocked on arrival at how immediately and unprovokedly rude and patronising the man at the check in counter was. He was middle aged and looked slightly Asian. I asked for his name but he refused to give it to me. He was outwardly rude and insulting to myself... More

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Missouri
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Thank you to the staff who changed my $10 so I could take the TriMet. Did not appreciate being called "pretty girl like you" in nearly every sentence as I was checking in. If this happened on the streets I could walk away. This seems too much to stomach even for a hotel this affordable. Extremely uncomfortable experience. Otherwise, everything... More

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15 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We needed a place to stay overnight en route from Seattle to Ashland - a quiet place, near I-5 but enough away to escape freeway noise, with a comfortable king size bed, a bath, a microwave; not expensive. East side absolutely fit the bill. Would have been even better if they provided breakfast, but then one can't have everything, can... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We spent three nights at Eastside Lodge. Summary: superb location. First plan was to stay downtown, but the hotels there were either bad or expensive so we looked a bit farther. Eastside ended up being way more awesome the downtown, with all the little restaurants and pubs. There are also a number of more interesting shops there, definitely worth investigating.... More

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lfess
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We rented this hotel room as we were attending my daughters graduation and she lives nearby. When we walked into the room, it felt as if we were back in the 50's. The room needed some serious upgrading. The room was clean, though my husband said he could feel the mattress springs when he was laying down. I didn't notice.... More

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Plano, Texas
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

perfect? NO. but perfectly acceptable? YES. from airport, MAX to lightrail, and you walk only 3 blocks. on Burnside which takes you into downtown within a 15 minute walk, or Lightrail (3 block walk) where you can go anywhere. I didnt like Portland, but the hotel had nothing to do with it. If you need a clean, safe, affordable "motel"... More

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Address: 949 East Burnside Street, Portland, OR 97214
Location: United States > Oregon > Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Eastside Lodge 2*
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Also Known As:
Eastside Hotel Portland
Thriftlodge Portland
Thrift Lodge Portland
Portland Thrift Lodge
Portland Thriftlodge

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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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