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The Mark Spencer

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   409 SW 11th Ave., Portland, OR 97205 (Downtown)
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Ranked #23 of 132 Hotels in Portland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Surrey, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Previously stayed here& was disappointed in the Jr. Suite & room moved to. Received a complimentary room that was upgraded on our recent trip. WHAT A CHANGE. Great new large bed, bedding, etc.. A complete make-over. My wife fell in love with the bathroom tap & spout. We will be definitely be back now. Also love the coffee room. Also... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is in a great downtown location and has covered parking for an extra fee. It is minutes from the famous street food area, Powell's the huge book shop and endless attractions and bars/restaurants. Our room was spacious, it had a fridge, cooker, oven, tea and coffee making facilities and all the usual extras. They include tea/coffee and cookies... More

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Victoria
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a great time at this hotel, we were in one of the old suites and it was clean and comfortable. love the bed and the sheets. We saw our dogs name on the board when we came in so that was cute. Love the coffee machine they have. Staff were awesome, very friendly and helpful. Love the doorman,... More

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Laguna Woods, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent two nights here after bidding on one of the opaque sites. Had we paid full price, we would have had to lower our rating. But, in fairness, Portland hotels seem to be relatively expensive. Much better deals can be had in larger cities such as San Diego and Los Angeles. The first room we were given was newly... More

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West Covina, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Mark Spencer Hotel for 2 nights in September. Staff was very accommodating and personable. There were no problems with our reservation and they even upgraded our room. Location was in the great Pearl District. Lots of restaurants and cafes in the area. Rooms are a little dated but very clean and comfortable. They are in the process... More

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West Buxton, Maine
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109 reviews 109 reviews
24 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Charming old hotel with new updates in a great central location. My mother and I spent two nights here and were very pleasantly surprised by our room. I think our room was partially updated, but not fully. The windows were brand new and stopped almost all noise. We could hear/feel a train/tram sometime once late in the evening and again... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our 2 night stay at the Mark Spencer. It is located in the center of the Pearl District which has great stores and restaurants and is within easy walking distance of downtown. The staff at the Spencer were very friendly. The continental breakfast was good - cereals, breads, coffee/tea and fruits like bananas. Parking was $20 in a... More

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This traditional hotel is superbly located and has attractive, pleasant rooms. Mine was quiet, my bed comfortable. I appreciated the well-equipped kitchen, although a microwave would seem more suitable than a stove for on-the-go travelers (altho I can sense management rolling their eyes thinking, "If we give them microwaves, they want stoves." A couple of areas to note. So far... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent a week at the Mark Spencer in Portland. We were very pleased with our choice. It's in a perfect location for touring Portland by foot or by public transportation. It's an excellent value, providing a continental breakfast, afternoon beverages and cookies and an early evening wine tasting. Our room, which had a very handy kitchenette,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having seen this hotel recommended in the Lonely Planet guide, I called from out of town and, with a little communication difficulty (!), succeeded in getting a room for two nights on our way through from the coast to Crater Lake. It was dead easy to locate, ideally located in the centre of everything, comfortable, spotless and well priced. Our... More

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Address: 409 SW 11th Ave., Portland, OR 97205
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Location: United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Mark Spencer 3*
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