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Benson Hotel

#20 of 133 Hotels in Portland
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309 Southwest Broadway, Portland, OR 97205
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent a couple of nights here and were very disappointed. The rooms are very small and so are the bathrooms. That bathroom also smelled a bit musty and my wife is very sensitive to that. The $35.00 valet parking fee also added to the cost - no other choice. Also, this is not the best area of town -... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Grand old hotel in city center! Walking distance to dining, entertainment and shopping . Beautiful lobby..check out the ceiling and the chandeliers! Great staff and all amenities available in room, coffee machine with Starbucks coffee. Room in the back with no specific view but veey quiet. All in all a pleasant stay.

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Hamburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The place where presidents stay. Great location and great rooms, which super comfortable beds. It is on the higher prive end but worth it. Especially the rooms on the 12th floor have a great view over the city

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Ashland, Oregon
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked a room for $320.00 a night.The room was very small and a queen bed.They only have valet parking for $35.00 night.We parked are car in a parking garage across the street.Within two hours are car window had been broken out and not much stolen.By the next morning 6 more cars were broken into.The sercurity guard said this happens... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Benson is an older hotel, built in 1913. I liked this hotel a lot. Old elegance, yet not too fancy. Apparently many presidents have stayed here. I'm sure they didn't stay in our room. It was attractive and conservative with a very comfortable bed and lovely fine linens. The bathroom was too small, with a pedestal sink, and shelves... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Benson for our anniversary for one night. We are local so we had visited the hotel but never stayed. The lobby is very elegant and check-in was pleasant. Our room was on the 11th floor and we felt safe as the elevators required a key to reach those floors. We had a Jr. Suite with a... More 

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Guildford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the moment we walked in it was a great experience. The hotel was beautiful and so were the staff . Great location and the food prices very affordable ! The staff volunteered much local knowledge on Portland and Oregon . I would come again !

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Kenmore, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Rooms are a bit dated, but everything is there, and the service is good. A classic old hotel... Our group used the hotel's catering services quite a bit... All of which was excellent. Top quality and top price....

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to the Benson. We were in Portland to visit our daughter.. the room were very nice, clean and cold it was in the high 90's that week. The staff was very nice and helpful. . However there was a issue 3 nights of the nights with the fire alarm system Even after the mishap the... More 

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Spokane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Building is unbelievable for it's looks and charm. The room was well built and welcoming, the beds where SO Comfortable, I was surprised by the quality of the bed, bathrobe, towels, it felt great.

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