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Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center

#24 of 133 Hotels in Portland
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550 SW Oak Street, Portland, OR 97204
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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
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Redondo Beach, California
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36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here based on the location. I visited Portland to run a half marathon and this was walking distance to the start line. I was worried about the price of the valet but luckily it was comped. The room was nice and spacious. The size of the gym was surprisingly pretty big.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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75 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Location is what this place is all about! The hotel isn't much to write home about it is clean, nice and functional. it is a mid range hotel. Staff was friendly and helpful. However, the location is fantastic we could walk to everything and it was a great way to experience Portland.

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Folsom, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Front desk went above and beyond to help me last week. I was arranging travel for two guests whose names and confirmation numbers had been switched. This could have had catastrophic consequences for our billing process to our corporate card and caused substantial charges to our business associates. At the absolute last second, with my business associates checking in the... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the hotel was really great (very centric, safe to walk around at night, and less than a block from public transportation), but the staff and hotel itself wasn't very good. We had a fridge that buzzed horribly, plus some other noise that didn't come from the room itself but from another room or the corridors. We told... More 

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Dave M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center, responded to this review

Dear Mayiyan, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback from your recent stay at our hotel. Although you enjoyed our center of the city location, I am very disappointed that our staff did not address and resolve the noise issue in your room. We will work with our team to improve upon our response should this situation occur in... More 

Buffalo, New York
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30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is located in a fantastic location. You can pretty much walk anywhere you want to go in Portland from here. There's even a small convenience store 3 minutes away. My room was on the 7th floor. I had a view of the mechanicals of the building but I wasn't staying there for the view! My only contact with... More 

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Dave M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center, responded to this review

Dear Dan, So glad that your first visit to Portland was so positive and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate your comments about our front desk team and your very clean room. We look forward to your return visit next year. Thank you, Dave Murray General Manager More 

Puyallup, Washington
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed at the Marriott for our anniversary. When I mentioned that it was our anniversary, Lindsey, at guest services immediately upgraded our room. When we mentioned where we planned to eat for the day/evening, she took time to call each restaurant and let them know it was our anniversary. We got such special treatment at... More 

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Dave M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center, responded to this review

Dear Emeriac, Thank you for staying with us during your anniversary celebration and for posting such a wonderful review of your visit. I know that Lindsey has enjoyed reading how she help make your special celebration so wonderful. We hope to welcome you back again soon for another great weekend in Portland. Thanks again, Dave Murray General Manager More 

Singapore, Singapore
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16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location was quite convenient as the hotel had proximity to the food carts and shopping area. There were two coffee places next to the hotel for your java fix and a mini mart around the corner for additional drinks and snacks. Room needs updating but the corner room was reasonably sized for a family of 3, Service of the staff... More 

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Dave M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center, responded to this review

Dear VST2011, We appreciate you posting a review of your recent stay with us. It was great to see how you enjoyed many of the great attractions of downtown from food carts to shopping. Thank you for mentioning our friendly, helpful associates. We look forward to welcoming you back when you visit Portland again, Dave Murray General Manager More 

Torrance, California
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was small, but clean and comfortable. The location was very convenient for us - near the microbreweries and lots of restaurants. Parking was available (even for my motorcycle). Easy access to highways and bridges was also a convenience to my wife and I. I'd stay there again.

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Dave M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center, responded to this review

Dear r j, Thank you for taking some time to post a review of your recent stay with us. Sounds like you were able to enjoy many of the wonderful downtown Portland attractions that are so close to our center of the city location. We look forward to welcoming you back soon, Thank you again, Dave Murray General Manager More 

sacramento
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64 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our stay here over this past weekend. The hotel itself is very clean and the staff were polite and helpful. The Courtyard also has a pretty killer gym compared to what I'm used to. Overall, I would definitely stay again.

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Dave M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center, responded to this review

Dear fsb1904, Thank you for sharing your comments from your recent weekend stay with us. So glad that you enjoyed our central city location and were able to get a workout in during your visit. We hope to welcome you back soon. Thanks again, Dave Murray General Manager More 

Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first visit to Portland and the first night was spent at the Courtyard. Since I am new to the city had the valet park the car. The valet was efficient and got the car checked in right away. I liked the multiple options of retrieving the car from the traditional phone call to texting the valet. The... More 

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Dave M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center, responded to this review

Dear 305glee2015, We are so glad that you chose our hotel for your first visit to our wonderful city. I hope you were able to take advantage of all the great attractions in downtown Portland that are so close to our hotel. Thank you for sharing with us your feedback. We hope that you will visit again soon. Take care,... More 

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