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Benson Hotel

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  • Average10%
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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed yesterday

Overall an amazing experience. The entire staff is friendly, knowledgeable and professional. The rooms were clean, comfortable and had the extra amenities that a quality property should. Room service was good, the valet staff were amazing and concierge service was top notch. An excellent staff...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Have stayed here quite a few times, its a grand old place. The rooms are large and our bathroom was updated and lovely. The bar is fun and old-style. The hotel is really centrally located so easy walking distance to great restaurants, bars and public...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I arrived late at night and was the only one to check in. the only front desk attendant was on the phone and seemed to be speaking w/ someone who was inquiring about booking the hotel for a wedding months later. I was kept waiting...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I stayed at the hotel for four nights; beautiful hotel, nice room, very small bathroom. On the last night I discovered when I got in bed that I had blood stains on the sheets (that were just changed). Gross. No one picked the phone at...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm always glad to come back to the Benson. Love this beautiful historic hotel in downtown Portland. Rooms are updated and comfortable, restaurant is more of a lobby bar but good atmosphere and decent food and drink.

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Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
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Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
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Concierge
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Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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$155 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Business Hotel in Portland
#9 Luxury Hotel in Portland
#13 Romantic Hotel in Portland
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$155 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Business Hotel in Portland
#9 Luxury Hotel in Portland
#13 Romantic Hotel in Portland
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bonniewelton
January 16, 2018|
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Response from Lawrence B | Reviewed this property |
I had a rental car when I was there, but you might check to see if there is any hotel provided ground transportation to and from the airport.
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Soph851
October 22, 2017|
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Response from Luiza H | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! Except on Easter and Mother’s Day, The Benson Hotel currently does not serve brunch. We do serve a delicious variety of breakfast cuisine seven days a week in our Palm Court Restaurant, located... More
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Soph851
October 12, 2017|
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Response from Luiza H | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. The Benson does offer Valet Parking at $40/day/vehicle, with unlimited in and out privileges. Additionally, if you check our website, we do offer some overnight packages that include parking... More
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