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Viking Motel

#67 of 140 Hotels in Portland
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cant wait to come back and comfortably stay. The place had a nice texture to it to make me stay. Wasn't a fan at first but it really showed a great potential. Next time I have a buisness stay, this is the place that will have my oath to be here.

Thank Jerry B
Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

We stayed here on our way south and we're so pleased we booked a night on our trip home. Very easy access off I5. Clean, comfortable bed, friendly, helpful owners. On our way home we had a few extra hours so took the train into Portland which was very easy and relaxing after driving. We enjoyed eating at the New...

Thank Susan H
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!

Thank chaindrivemike
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...

Thank Chris T
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.

Thank Nick C
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,...

2Thank Tpowell79
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...

1Thank car54wru
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.

1Thank LKJ310
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....

1Thank Lyrebird6
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.

Thank calibaby_12
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Multilingual Staff
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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“I think there are only 20 rooms on 2 floors, so up to you!”
christK5337IE, Sep 16, 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms have the usual floor noise from upper rooms. Nothing, however, that kept us awake!”
car54wru, Jul 15, 2016 | Read review
“We liked room 202 for the division of space.”
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.”
637annef, Sep 18, 2015 | Read review
“Make a reservation. I was lucky and got the last room.”
SignQuest, Sep 5, 2015 | Read review
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