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Viking Motel

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#66 of 138 Hotels in Portland
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Austin, Texas
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is great. It's on the max line that goes straight downtown. It's close to New Seasons Market, Fred Meyer, Panda Express and lots of bars. The owners are very friendly and the rooms are clean and comfortable. I stay here every time I go to Portland. Book it!

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed September 16, 2016

For the price in Portland you always get what you pay for and this independent property was worth it. Nice staff, clean parking lot, clean lobby and rooms may not be the Marriot(yuck) or the Hyatt, they do the function of what they are supposed to do. A place to sleep, shower, and rest. There has been much effort to...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Very clean and simple rooms. Perfect for people passing through, or who need a last minute place to stay. Can't beat the price, and the staff was wonderful. Bathroom has obvious signs of wear and tear, but was kept clean and tidy.

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Coquitlam, Canada
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

This was a good little motel that I would recommend to any one going to visit Portland Oregon. It is on the yellow and red MAX light rail line with a stop not even one block from the hotel. I stayed here with my three sons and my mom. We stayed in one room with two doubles and a single,...

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed July 15, 2016

This little motel was wonderful! Close to city transit & close to a nice little coffee shop. The owners were wonderful and very helpful. The room was comfortable. We would definitely stay here again! Our room had a kitchen with a refrigerator and microwave. There is a Fred Myers just a few blocks away! For Portland, this is a little...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed July 4, 2016

This place is in a great location for groceries, morning coffee and restaurants, and right on the train line into Portland. Well kept and convenient. The Coop restaurant, down the street is new - great food and beer.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed June 24, 2016

An older motel, clean, neat and tidy,close to light rail for access to city...,,,, about 15 minutes. Offers good bed,TV, microwave and fridge, dresser and hanging space, desk plus an armchair, phone, NO SAFE, free WIFI, shower over bath and on site parking, If you can cope with stairs take an upstairs unit as downstairs is noisey from units above....

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Juneau, Alaska
Reviewed June 23, 2016

The parking lot was small. The walls were thin. Could hear everything. It was bad. Just because of the thin walls, I wouldn't stay here again. The room was clean and large, the beds were comfortable. Bathroom was smallish, but the shower was great. It was near where I needed to stay, so I was happy about that.

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Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

No frills, clean and affordable room. The managers were very nice and helpful. The grounds are beautifully and continually maintained. In a neat, older neighborhoods that was fun to explore. Can't beat the price, where more expensive hotels in the area are getting lower reviews. Would stay again.

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Kenton, Ohio
Reviewed April 27, 2016

Very reasonable prices, close to groceries and a nearby restaurant (walking distance) Close to public transit. Clean rooms, simple decor, accooadating office staff. I have stayed here several times and would definitely go back. 15 minutes from the aiport.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Viking Motel offers comfortable, clean, and quiet rooms at affordable prices. Family owned and operated for over 50 years, we believe that building relationships with our neighbors, employees, and ultimately you, our customer, has led to this success. We hope you stay with us and enjoy what Portland and we have to offer! Situated on the Max Yellow Line, our motel is minutes away from downtown Portland, Swan Island, the Expo Center, the Rose Quarter and Convention Center, the Portland Airport, and all Portland universities. Our amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, refrigerators and microwaves, kitchenettes, non-smoking rooms, a relaxing patio, and more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Viking Motel

Address: 6701 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97217-4839
Location: United States > Oregon > Portland
Number of rooms: 26
Hotel Style:
#50 Business Hotel in Portland
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Boise, Idaho

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“I think there are only 20 rooms on 2 floors, so up to you!”
 of 5 bubbles christK5337IE, Sep 16, 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms have the usual floor noise from upper rooms. Nothing, however, that kept us awake!”
 of 5 bubbles car54wru, Jul 15, 2016 | Read review
“We liked room 202 for the division of space.”
 of 5 bubbles RonaleeK, Sep 23, 2015 | Read review
“Small two story motel.TV Episode of Grimm was shot at this motel-if anyone happens to watch this Portland, Or based series.”
 of 5 bubbles 637annef, Sep 18, 2015 | Read review
“Make a reservation. I was lucky and got the last room.”
 of 5 bubbles SignQuest, Sep 5, 2015 | Read review
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