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The Mark Spencer

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Seguin, Texas
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful hotel with clean rooms, great location in downtown Portland, friendly staff, nice afternoon cookies, complimentary wine and snacks, good variety in breakfast. If I return to Portland this is where I would stay again!

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Eugene, Oregon
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent an overnight weekend trip with friends in Portland to attend a concert at the zoo. The Mark Spencer was the perfect home base. It is walking distance to the food carts for lunch, Powell's, the Pearl, and the Max for a car-free trip to the zoo. We had so much fun! The hotel was clean, and quiet, our... More 

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is conveniently located so there is no need to rent a car. Everyone is very friendly and ready to assist in whatever is needed. Breakfast, high tea and cookies, and wine in the early evening are great amenities.

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Shelton, Washington
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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a beautiful place, nobody can argue that. However, we paid a healthy price to stay here. I was shocked to find out that if I wanted a parking space it was an additional $25. The continental breakfast was limited so we went out to eat. I would think a place that cost so much would offer some things... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing stay at the Mark Spensur on our recent trip to Portland. The rooms are spot on, super comfy beds and the hospitality it top. Loved it, made our whole trip a delight! The location is perfect, close to great restaurants and easy to find. Walking distance to many of Portlands great attractions.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a last-minute night in Portland as part of a longer road trip we were taking down the west coast. We had been camping the night before and must have looked tragic when we arrived! The ladies at the front desk were so sweet and accommodating. They upgraded our Queen room to a King and gave us great suggestions... More 

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two days in Portland at the beginning of our vacation and stayed in the Mark Spencer Hotel. The location WAS great. Our room, 208, had a window overlooking the entrance, with another wall 20 feet away: i found out we were lucky: the rooms on the other side of the hall we were on had windows that were... More 

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NY, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was really helpful loaning us materials to box up wine to take home. Check in was quick and easy and the wine hour was a nice touch. Only draw back was the bed had some sort of I imagine plastic mattress cover that made you sweat in the night. Strange, huh?

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most fairly large hotels are polite but the Mark Spencer goes far beyond that. It feels personal! The room was comfortable, and felt less corporately decorated and the front desk both on the phone making the booking and upon our arrival after a long, exhausting journey could not have been nicer nor more helpful. 1/2 price for hybrid car parking.... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Portland. We had gotten a hotel recommendation from a friend, but There was no availability. I found The Mark Spencer on TripAdvisor and decided to make a reservation. The staff was helpful and friendly. When we got to the room, we were very impressed with the cleanliness, size and decor. The bed was exceptionally... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the world of hospitality, there are a few unexpected places in which timeless European flair, cultured style and Old World courtesy are vibrantly alive. These lasting impressions are also accompanied by a profound respect for another very precious aspect: your comfort. Welcome to The Mark Spencer Hotel, an exceptional value in the hub of the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mark Spencer

Address: 409 SW 11th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2603
Location: United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
Price Range: $191 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Mark Spencer 3*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
The Mark Spencer Hotel Portland
Mark Spencer Portland
Hotel Style:
#22 Romantic Hotel in Portland
#22 Family Hotel in Portland
#25 Business Hotel in Portland
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