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Holiday Inn Express Portland Downtown

#31 of 133 Hotels in Portland
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2.5 of 5
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2333 NW Vaughn St, Portland, OR 97210
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Ranked #31 of 133 Hotels in Portland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town on business and working downtown, but didn't want to deal with looking and paying for parking. This place was a good choice. It is no Ritz Carlton, but is easy to get to and was good for a quick trip. As mentioned, plenty of free parking along with free breakfast before heading off to my meetings.... More 

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colleyville
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32 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This is a great location to tour Portland as the trolley is only about a 5-minute walk and there are numerous restaurants within walking distance. The free parking is an added bonus. The hotel lobby and the rooms are clean and well maintained and the staff is extremely friendly. The free breakfast offers tasty food that wasn’t overcooked or over... More 

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Duluth, Georgia
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We came here to see if we would want to relocate to the city. The location was perfect because it offered quick access to the major roads leading in and out of the city. The room itself was very comfortable and clean. We missed our flight and they had no trouble holding our room until the next day and when... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Not the greatest of areas but a nice, affordable place to stay in the city and fantastic having free parking. The rooms are standard Holiday Inn rooms – very comfortable with good amenities and the breakfast is pretty good. If you are looking to stay in Portland without having to pay $30 to park your car, then this really is... More 

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vancouver
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Good value for a downtown Portland hotel. Awesome strip of restaurants and shopping within walking distance including salt and straw ice cream. Could drive or trolley to the city that is about 10 minutes away.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

The location is the only good thing about this place. I thought we had a water mattress because when I sat on the bed it drastically changed shape. Parking is not free. The pool looked like a horses watering hole. Not appealing. The shower was ok. Good pressure. I felt somewhat uneasy staying in this place. It reminded me of... More 

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Cami P, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Portland Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Express NW Portland for your recent stay in the area. Your comments are valued and we will actively pursue resolutions in the areas noted in your review. One of our value added amenities is free parking for our guests. The surrounding Nob Hill area also offers a plethora of restaurants and shopping within... More 

Gig Harbor, Washington
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here on a Friday night in January with my daughter, who is 10. We arrived around 9:00pm, and the lobby was empty. Alexandra greeted us right away, and check-in was a breeze. There was tons of (FREE) parking right outside the front door, too! The area is pretty industrial, and there is a fairly run-down convenience store just... More 

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Cami P, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Portland Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Express NW Portland for your recent stay with your family. We are pleased to hear that your room was comfortable and our amenities exceeded your expectations. We are so happy to hear that your family took advantage of them all and were able to enjoy our complimentary Fresh Start Breakfast Bar, WIFI, pool... More 

Boise
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

The rooms were gorgeous, a nice section of products in the bathroom. The bed was very comfortable with several types of pillows to choose from and the front desk provided a razor and shaving cream that had been forgotten. If you want to sleep in I'd request a room away from the construction project going on, but for me that... More 

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Cami P, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Portland Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Express NW Portland and for taking the time write such a review. We strive to make each and every stay exceed expectations and were pleased that you enjoyed the customer service and the comfort of our guestrooms. We offer options for our pillow selection in the guestrooms for convenience for our guests and... More 

Seattle
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We stayed at this property last weekend. The front desk attendant was very personable and upgraded our room. The bed was comfortable, as were the pillows - which are labeled firm and soft. The wifi seemed faster than almost any hotel I have ever stayed in. Water pressure in the shower was a bit low, but I assume that helps... More 

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Cami P, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Portland Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Express NW Portland and for taking the time write a review. We strive to make each and every stay exceed expectations and were thrilled that you were pleased with the customer service and the comfort of our guestrooms and the pillow choices. We recently upgraded our WiFi and were happy to hear that... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I stayed in this hotel in September '14. While I would like to describe all in all of the review with the header, just a few more comments that I think are very worth to put. It was a work travel to the corporate offices of the company I work for, so even tough it's on the other side of... More 

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