We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Modera

4.0 of 5 515 SW Clay St, Portland, OR 97201
Hotel website
Hotel packages
Special Offer
Park for $1!
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hotel Modera
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Hotel Modera
Write a Review

1,310 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (216)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Santa Monica, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Basic hotel for a Botique hotel. Nice modern hotel. Rooms are small. The check in was easy no issues. There was an issue with the AC the room was warm. I did mention it to the staff in the morning. no response. It would be nice to have coffee or tea in the lobby.

Was this review helpful? Yes
West Linn, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are pdxers that now live in the burbs with our kids, but went to Modera for a night out. From the staff, to the amenities, we were very pleased with our experience at Modera. We would recommend it as a more affordable, but nice, option in downtown PDX.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Windsor, Colorado
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First trip to Portland!! Getting a clear price for the weekend was a difficult thing to do while making the reservation with ONSITE staff. I asked for a final price, twice from two differant people on two separate occasions. After finally committing to the price the confirmation email showed the 15% room tax that I was previously told was included.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Two night stay. Got up at 4 am for a flight out and no hot water after I let run for 10 minutes. Same with the person I was traveling with. When I reported to the front desk, there was an "oh sorry" but was not doing anything about it. Plenty of hotels in Portland to stay in, I will... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Francisco, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to Portland. We could not have chosen a better hotel. It was centrally located, so easy to walk around the city. The hotel was beautifully appointed and all the staff were very helpful. Johnny, the concierge was particularly helpful. He suggested places to eat which we visited. He was correct, they were great choices. All... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have visited Portland many times, and always settled in the NW part of town. This hotel and location is much preferred and is our new destination. Very likable, relaxed and friendly staff, clean well appointed grounds and room, great attachment to the city.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Francisco, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Service: everybody on staff was helpful and really nice. They granted all my small requests (getting an extension cable and toothbrush to my room, holding my bags after checking out) and got the room ready for us before we checked in, even though it was a bit early in the day. Room: the hotel is gorgeous! We got the executive... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
50 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've stayed at Hotel Modera three or four times now. I like the overall design of the hotel and the staff are extremely helpful. I stayed here for two nights recently because I got an amazing deal online. However, I don't think it deserves some of the accolades it receives for being a supposedly high end boutique hotel. There are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a room at the last minute after our booking elsewhere fell through, and we're so glad we did. While there are nicer and posher hotels in the area, this one had the right combination of price, location, and quality. The staff at Modera made us feel welcome the moment we arrived, and Jonny, the concierge, was a wealth... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful with our dog that joined us on our retreat. The hotel was in a great location. We went during Halloween and the staff was very festive and fun! We would definitely stay at Hotel Modera again in the future.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel Modera? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Hotel Summarization (Beta)

What travelers say

  • Happy Hour(23)
  • Valet parking(14)
  • Very good(11)
  • Fire pits(8)
  • Friendly and helpful(7)
  • Front desk staff(7)
  • Restaurant Nel Centro(7)
  • Would definitely stay(5)
  • Few blocks(4)

Additional Information about Hotel Modera

Address: 515 SW Clay St, Portland, OR 97201
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Modera 4*
Number of rooms: 174
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets, Despegar.com, Agoda, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Hotel Modera reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Modera Hotel Portland
Hotel Style:
#10 Luxury Hotel in Portland
#13 Romantic Hotel in Portland
#21 Business Hotel in Portland
#24 Family Hotel in Portland

600 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (237)
View from room (15)
Hotel & grounds (59)
Bathroom (25)
Room/suite (57)
Dining (7)
Videos (1)
Other (73)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

All expert photos (349)
Amenities (20)
Premiere Double Queen Room (51)
Premiere Garden King Room (56)
Premiere King Suite (77)
Restaurants and Bars (47)
The Hotel (98)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (14)
Hotel & grounds (7)
Room/suite (3)
Bathroom (1)
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay