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McMenamins Kennedy School

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Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

The best bar I ever been!!! A lot of restaurants and bars inside,even pool. Good food and very nice staff. Smoking rooms, games everything for good price. And also cheap rooms for those who got drunk and prefer to stay, 'cause you will

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Response from Gloria M, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded December 15, 2015

Hello ILtripper4ever- It's so nice to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. Come and see us again.

Reviewed December 6, 2015

We did a one-night stay before traveling out of the airport. Like the other McMenamin property we visited, Edgefield, this was a really neat adaptation of an old building (in this case an elementary school) to a brewpub/restaurant/hotel. The classrooms double as the hotel rooms,...More

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Response from Gloria M, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded December 15, 2015

Hi planecrazy303- Thank you staying with us and taking the time to review us. We hope you do stop in and see us again next time you are in town.

Reviewed December 3, 2015

Fun, funky, unique... Kennedy School IS a must when you visit Portland! The attentiveness to detail permeates the entire experience, from the artsy venue to the genuinely friendly service (our regards to Kimberly, the lovely diva at the front desk!). We spent one night and...More

Thank Daniela M
Response from Gloria M, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded December 15, 2015

Hello Daniela M- What a wonderful review! I sure sounds like you were able to enjoy a little bit of everything. Please visit our other locations they are wonderful. I would suggest checking out our Edgefield location next, I think you woudl really enjoy that...More

Reviewed November 30, 2015

Super fun old school house turned hotel, breweries and restaurants inside. Blackboards in the rooms, vintage decor in rooms, artsy vibe. Very friendly staff. Fun to visit with the kids but would be more fun on a trip for two or with a bunch of...More

Thank Traci Z
Response from Gloria M, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded December 15, 2015

Hello Traci Z- We appreciate you taking the time to review us. This is a great place to for everyone but we definitely recommend coming out and visiting us again with your friends! There is some much to do with out every having to leave....More

Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

First time staying at a McMenimins hotel. Very impressed. Great customer service. I mentioned it was hubbys birthday while making reservation and a card and beer welcomed us to our room. Very nice touch. Soaking pool was very relaxing. Although earlier in day there was...More

Thank luckyinlove02
Response from Gloria M, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded November 27, 2015

Hello luckyinlove02- It's great to hear you had a nice first time with us! Thank you for choosing us to celebrate your husbands birthday.It sounds like you had a nice time while visiting us. Thank you for taking the time to write this great review....More

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Tamra H
December 2, 2017|
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Response from Roadtripist | Reviewed this property |
No fireplaces here. Keep in mind that this used to be an elementary school.
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JuliainRandolph
September 27, 2017|
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Response from ksreserve | Property representative |
Good Evening Julianne, We do not have a fitness center on property however there is a gym located on Alberta which is about a 5 minute walk from our location. They have a variety of classes and offer day passes as well. The... More
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ampwachtel
April 21, 2017|
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Response from ksreserve | Property representative |
Hello, We do have showers in all of our hotel rooms on property! We also have complimentary Wi-Fi as well! ~Rhiannan Kennedy School Front Desk
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"Stay here if you value flash over substance. And bring your own blankets."
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"Classroooms are more desirable, the annex, less so."
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"This room was used for an event. We didn't stay there, but many people do. free parking in their lot."
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