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University Place

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   310 SW Lincoln Street, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97201 (Downtown)
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Ranked #96 of 132 Hotels in Portland
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • 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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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a few nights here at the end of August We had a comfortably sized room with a small patio overlooking the pool.The place has WiFi but not a very strong signal. Breakfast in the onsite restaurant is included in the room price and is better than most "included breakfasts" The place is clean the the staff competent. They... More

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Mount Vernon, Washington
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I picked this hotel because of the location. We wanted very close to the area that we planned to be. First thing that was bad, was we had to pay for parking! 15.00 for one night, really? Another unreal thing was no wi-fi. Right next to Portland State U, and no free access to the internet. No hot tub, very... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed overnight at the UP, mostly because other, nicer hotels in town were booked. I'd have to agree with the review that reported things here are average. Not sure what room Rancid was staying in - ours was clean and smelled fine. But it's high enough level of service here that the management would certainly move you to another... More

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Prineville, Oregon
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy, friendly staff...tipping is not allowed, so they're not "working" the guests. Glanced at other reviews and certainly would not categorize U. Plaza as "horrible" or "rancid"...it is dated, however--I'm guessing late 70's or early 80's. Our room had comfortable beds: Shelley was pleased (and she's picky!) but she also commented on how stained the carpet was. Hot breakfast was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here 5 nights, we chooesd this hotel by these facts: cheap, breakfast included and close to the center and Waterfront Bluesfestival. We didn't expect some luxury and so we got. Like other user wrote -no surprises: some hotel staff were rude unfriendly - unacceptable. The aircondition roared liek a thunder and the traffic noise closed the windows. But... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was extremely disgusting. There is NOTHING good about this place at all. The bed was harder than a rock, pillows and sheets smelled AWFUL and the carpets were filthy. Thank god I was only here for two nights. There was this non-slip mat in the bathtub and it was gross because it was complete stuck on there and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upon checking in i was given a "free" parking pass and Not told that i would be charge for parking until two days later when I was charged $30.00 on my credit card for parking. The First night the air condition went out had to wait till the following night to switch rooms. When I called to ask about my... More

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Coquitlam, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If there's one word I would use to describe University Place, it's "dated". Entering the place felt like a walk back in time - the hotel seems to have everything original from when it first opened. The decor, the beds, the old school tube TVs, the retro windowless dining area, the bathrooms... I seriously doubt the hotel has ever done... More

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SF Bay Area CA
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92 reviews 92 reviews
27 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lobby was nice and the staff very helpful. The layout was somewhat confusing - trying to find our room was laborious because of the various levels and outdoor walkways etc. Our room was clean and comfortable. The continental breakfast was not available to us because we had to leave for the Rose Parade. They did their best to bring... More

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Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in Portland for a wedding in late July. This hotel was convenient to their home, but otherwise was in a rather uninspiring location with very few attractions. It is right near I-405. I did not try the local transportation because of scheduling. It is owned and, I believe, operated by Portland State University. The facility is due for... More

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Address: 310 SW Lincoln Street, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97201
Location: United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — University Place 2.5*
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