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    Benson Hotel

    309 Southwest Broadway, Portland, OR 97205-3794
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          Overview
          • Excellent54%
          • Very good30%
          • Average10%
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          • Terrible2%
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          Reviewed August 20, 2015

          Old school = attentive staff and great service. Rooms are comfortable and modern given the age of the property. Beautiful lobby. Great location in the center of downtown Portland. Short walk to light rail and streetcars. Negotiated rate from my company was a plus. Very...More

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          Response from Ron G, General Manager at Benson HotelResponded September 30, 2015

          Thank you for your 5-star review. We are glad that you found your room comfortable and that you enjoyed our historic elegance. Thank you for choosing The Benson.

          Reviewed August 18, 2015

          This is a wonderful, classic old hotel with an incredibly fine restaurant, El Gaucho, within it! Great lobby. Great lounge. Great location. The Benson is a blast from the past. Dining at El Gaucho a must!

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          Response from Ron G, General Manager at Benson HotelResponded September 30, 2015

          Thank you for sharing your recent experience at The Benson. We are glad that you found our dining options ideal and that you enjoyed our historic property. We hope to see you again soon!

          Reviewed August 18, 2015

          Three days later and I'm still remembering Lee and his gracious serving. From the delectable wine he suggested to the perfectly made Caesar salad and that ribeye was something else. Don't tell anyone, but when no one was looking, I even munched on the bone:)...More

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          Response from Ron G, General Manager at Benson HotelResponded September 30, 2015

          We love to receive compliments about our professional and friendly staff. Lee is an asset to our team and we will be sure to share your compliments with him. Thank you for taking the time to share your 5-star review.

          Reviewed August 17, 2015

          The hotel is a bit old and shabby, carpet needs to be refreshed, paint needs to be touched up, etc. What got me the most was the poor showe . There was very little water pressure and the shower head sprayed water in all different...More

          Thank axwtravels
          Response from Ron G, General Manager at Benson HotelResponded August 31, 2015

          Thank you for providing feedback from your recent stay. Guest experience is important to us and we would like to assure you that we have plans for renovations in the near future. We are pleased that our service and staff were professional and helpful, and...More

          Reviewed August 17, 2015

          I have had the opportunity to stay and get to know the staff at the Benson Hotel over the years. I can honestly say, they want to serve you. Most of the staff has been there an average of 20 plus years. That speaks to...More

          Thank Thomas B
          Response from Ron G, General Manager at Benson HotelResponded August 31, 2015

          We would like to thank you for being a repeat guest. This is one of the highest compliments a hotel can receive. We are glad to see that our devotion to our guests has earned your 5-star review. We look forward to seeing you again...More

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          • $178 - $412 (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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          Eric S
          Is there a hotel shuttle from the airport to the benson? We arrive at about 9:30pm
          April 29, 2017|
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          So, Benson Hotel, the answer is no?
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          Margaret S
          Does anyone know whether the breakfast is a la carte or buffet style please? Also is it nice?
          April 23, 2017|
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          Response from Anne G | Property representative |
          Hello Margaret, Our breakfast is not buffet style, rather we offer an extensive menu from which to choose. Our breakfast hours are Monday - Friday 6:30am to 11:30am and Sat - Sun 6:30am to 12:00pm at the Palm Court. Thanks!
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          Jim T
          Does this hotel have parking?
          March 22, 2017|
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          Response from Anne G | Property representative |
          Hi Jim, Valet parking is available 24 hours a day at The Benson. Self-parking is also available at nearby lots, that are not managed by the Benson Hotel.
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