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The Benson, a Coast Hotel

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309 Southwest Broadway, Portland, OR 97205-3794 See on map
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Free Wifi
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews the palm court classic hotel beautiful lobby beautiful historic hotel junior suite lobby bar old school the pearl within walking distance older hotel wine tasting street noise heart of downtown great downtown location powell's bookstore valet parking pioneer square
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Reviewed yesterday

Overnight stay at the Benson which we thoroughky enjoyed. Old world charm with modern updated rooms, located centrally - valet parking (was free on this occasion). Staff were warm and inviting with a welcome note in the room when we arrived, with the lobby all...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from luizah97034, Guest Relations Manager at The Benson, a Coast HotelResponded yesterday

Happy Holidays! We're thrilled that you enjoyed your visit to The Benson. We have recently completed a guest room renovation that upgraded and updated our guest rooms, while still maintaining the historic beauty and ambiance of the public areas of The Benson. December is a...More

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Reviewed December 25, 2017

The Benson has retained its old world charm but modernized the rooms. We love staying in historic hotels and this one is one of the best in Portland. Located in downtown, close to entertainment, good restaurants, and accessible by MAX and trolley. They are very...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I always made this hotel our place when we came to Portland. I still love to come here. I love the grand entry, the mahogany bar, and the newly renovated rooms. I, also, love the close proximity to Powell’s Books, fine restaurants,...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Trek529673
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a very pleasant stay I found the Hotel very nice and the valet service was great and so was the staff room was clean and fresh and lots of towels and extras like shampoo and cream rinse etc The food was great and...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently stayed at the Benson while in Portland for a work conference (the conference was also held at the hotel in one of their large ballrooms). What a gorgeous building. It has a very refined, historical feel—the rooms have obviously been remodeled but most...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Explore all Portland has to offer from one of the city's most treasured historic landmarks. Founded in 1913, The Benson features elegant European design with a host of modern amenities. See why US presidents and More CEOs have made The Benson their home away from home for a hundred years-and why The Oregonian voted us Best Portland Hotel in 2012. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Business
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
287
Price range
$156 - $303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
287
Price range
$156 - $303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
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kworcester
August 19, 2018|
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Response from luizah97034 | Property representative |
Yes, the junior suites do have couches with pull out beds.
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brittany1388
August 7, 2018|
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Response from QR19 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do !
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April 12, 2018|
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Response from S7022QAlisag | Reviewed this property |
Reed College is out in the suburbs. There is a lovely park across the street with the Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden. You will certainly need some sort of transportation (Uber, rental car, public transit) to get there.
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"I have never slept on what seemed to be a Tempurpedic--very nice quiet rest."
Trek529673
2 days ago
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"Street-facing rooms may be a little louder"
ejfisch
5 days ago
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"Rooms are very comfortable Bathrooms are a bit small but vert clean and renovated "
738pattyk
6 days ago
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"Try to get a room that faces the street. Otherwise you face an internal utility area"
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