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Palms Motel

3801 N. Interstate Ave., Portland, OR 97227
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Ranked #95 of 132 hotels in Portland
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Eureka, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I was recently on an Oregon road trip, and I decided to spend a few nights in Portland. I chose the Palm Motel, and I sure am glad that I did! Excellent value, nice room, very convenient to the MAX line. I did not want to spend a lot on a place to stay, but I wanted the place to... More

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Deer Island, Oregon
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85 reviews 85 reviews
15 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Although we didn't get the $51.04 from last time that we were promised when we phoned in our reservation this time (a different person at the desk than on the phone), and although our promised repeat room 37 was occupied, Room 69 was every bit as good. Clean, great King bed, table with 2 chairs, sideboard with coffee maker and... More

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We should have taken a hint when the manager met us in Bare Feet on the filthy carpet in the tiny, i.e. non existent, lobby. But we continued on to the room. The furniture had to have come from dumpster diving. The only chair in the room was stained and disgusting. The carpet was worse, sticky and moist. The headboard... More

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Manchester
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

Room was small and very dark - hot water was none existent and the fridge sounded like a jumbo jet !. i had to get up and turn it off in the night as it was so noisy. Whole place is run down and cheap looking - was glad to leave.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013 via mobile

After a misunderstanding the owner called to the room and yelled at us over the phone. He was utterly unaccommodating and bearish in his approach. Probably the worst, most unreasonable customer service I have ever seen. After which, feeling uncomfortable to stay, after 10 mins past checking in the owner refused to refund the money after a dispute and in... More

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Bellevue, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

We have stayed at Palms motel twice. The first time - just my wife and me. The second time, five of us stayed in a room (it had three beds). We had absolutely no complains both times. The room is clean and the beds are comfortable. It is perfect for a good night's sleep. Completely worth the low cost. Highly... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

For the price you pay, this is a decent hotel! Great location - just one block from the Yellow Line MAX transit so getting around Portland really couldn't be easier from this hotel. The room is fairly basic, you get what you pay for, but is safe, quiet and comfortable. My room key didn't work my first night so I... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

stayed here for three nights Pros: easy to find (thank the neon sign), 5 min drive to downtown portland, easy access to freeway, quiet, lots of parking, room was cleaned everyday and for people on a budget it is well priced at 55/night Cons: green carpet felt dirty to step on w/ bare feet, bring som flip flops or something,... More

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Deer Island, Oregon
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85 reviews 85 reviews
15 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Marilyn at desk very helpful, booked online got winter discount $51 incl. fees & taxes motel in upgrading part of Portland (Interstate Ave. with light rail.) Very clean room, very comfortable king bed non-smoking, great shower, Room 37 looked to be recently refurbished. Wife & I stayed here, close to Amtrak 8AM departure. Very satisfactory in all ways; would expect... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012 via mobile

Great neon sign over a lackluster overpriced room that wasn't very clean, with an owner who insists you are getting a great deal. My advice: see the sign but stay elsewhere. How many more characters of filler does Trip Advisor want? Do they want me to write about the strange hairs in the shower? The weirdly unmatched light bulbs? Am... More

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Additional Information about Palms Motel

Also Known As:
Palms Hotel
Palms Hotel Portland
Palms Motel Portland
Address: 3801 N. Interstate Ave., Portland, OR 97227
Location: United States > Oregon > Portland
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #95 of 132 hotels in Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
For your stay in Portland, Oregon, we offer affordable newly renovated rooms and accommodations at a great location; close to downtown and great night life. The rose garden can provide the upmost level of exitement in your life ... more   less 
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