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“Seattle to Portland Bike Ride” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Lion and the Rose Victorian B&B Inn

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1810 N.E. 15th Ave., Portland, OR 97212   |  
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Ranked #7 of 39 Portland B&B and Inns
West Vancouver
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Seattle to Portland Bike Ride”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

After two days on the bike, Lion and the Rose was most welcome! Very friendly and accommodating owners and staff, couldn't have been more helpful. Very comfortable room, very good breakfast, and very near good little wine store and a large shopping centre. Will definitely stay here next time in Portland.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Shrewsbury
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Victorian style accommodations adjacent to historic district of beautiful older homes. Morning walks were great. Very clean and neat. Staff very helpful as to what to see and do. Breakfast service was a little overkill.

  • Stayed July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Birmingham, Alabama
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Stayed one night at this great B & B wish it had been longer. Our hosts were wonderful and extremely organized. They had maps for just about everywhere you wanted to go. The room was great with a lovely bathroom. Nice to have body wash shampoo etc readily available. The kitchen was open with hot and cold beverages available 24/7 and even a fridge for your leftovers. Fruit and snacks were always available. Dusty prepared a wonderful breakfast with special attention to my and my friends dietary needs.Great place and I hope to stay again. Would highly recommend.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Spent one night in Portland here and fell in love! What a great B&B! Everything was perfect! Tea was available any time as well as cookies for a relaxing treat in the garden.they took care of my dietary restrictions without fail! Pleasant stay and cannot wait to plan another trip to Portland!

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Osaka, Japan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

My husband and i recently stayed here from May 14 - 23. We stayed in the Escapade and the Starina Rooms. We were in two different rooms because when making the reservation for so many nights, it was recommended that we stay in those rooms instead of a much smller room that was available for the entire time. While both were extremely comfortable, we preferred the Escapade. The breakfasts were so yummy and the easy availability of snacks was quite nice, although harmful to diets! Having Steve,one of the owners, to join us for breakfast each morning was delightful. The house is beautifully and tastefully decorated. Having light housekeeping was just fine and being able to opt out of breakfast (and the nominal cost) when schedules conficted was also nice. Being able to leave our luggage at the B&B on our last day until our flight was very helpful. I absolutely loved the neighborhood. I would not hesitate to stay there again.

Room Tip: Sleep Quality was given 4 instead of 5 stars because the second bed was a double instead of a king a...
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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

The Lion and the Rose B & B appears to be a labor of love. The decor is firmly Victorian, but not so fussy that one crashes into furniture on the way to breakfast, which is, by the way, very good. There is lots of information about house, which was built by a prosperous brewer, and maps and guidebooks for Portland freely available. One of the owners eats breakfast with the guests, which is a nice touch.

Parking is on the street, which could be a challenge, but we always found a space within one block. We stayed in the Rose Room, on the first floor, which had the advantage of not requiring stairs. However, one must climb a few steps to get to the front door and it wasn't clear whether a ramp was available to the great wraparound porch. There is nicely maintained rose garden, very appropriate to Portland, the Rose City.

This B&B has several ways to reduce costs. one option is to skip breakfast, which I don't recommend -- it's quite good. The other is to opt for "lite housekeeping"' which basically means that your bed is not made. I can live with that, since they check the TP and replace towels.

A in all, a nice intro to a very cool city.

Room Tip: if you need a first floor room, ask for the Rose Room. it also has a jacuzzi.
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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Parksville, Canada
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77 reviews 77 reviews
20 hotel reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We spent two nights in the Rose Room on the main floor, which had two appealing features over some of the other rooms. One is the bathtub, which is something I enjoy for a relaxing soak at the end of a busy day. The other is the quiet nights in this room. Our friends staying upstairs in a lovely bright front corner room complained of the noise during the very early hours of the morning.
The dining room was beautifully set for breakfast. We thought the breakfasts were fair value, but would have preferred larger servings rather than having the leftovers passed from a plate placed at one end of the table.
The home is in a lovely neighborhood and very close to shopping and restaurants and public transit. Very convenient location. Steve and Dusty provide maps and an excellent video tour.

Room Tip: The Rose room is quieter than some others.
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Lion and the Rose Victorian B&B Inn

Address: 1810 N.E. 15th Ave., Portland, OR 97212
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Location: United States > Oregon > Portland
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi )
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Ranked #7 of 39 B&Bs / Inns in Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This majestic 1906 Queen Anne mansion, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, transports you to another time. The eight guest rooms (all with private baths) are each unique and emanate Victorian charm. Historic yet up to date, the rooms are air conditioned and equipped with telephones, cable TV, and high-speed wireless internet access. The parlors and dining room are comfortable, spacious, and decorated in period furnishings. ... more   less 

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