Overview

The Benson, a Coast Hotel
Top Luxury Hotel

309 SouthWest Broadway, Portland, OR 97205, United States
+1 503 228 2000

AED 639+

Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
Based on 1,390 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.4
  • 6.7
  • 6.1

Good to know

  • Nice building
  • Pleasant entrance area
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location.

    With a reputation for timeless elegance in vibrant downtown Portland, Ore; the Benson Hotel has been in operation since 1913 and is currently listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Carefully nurtured for 11 decades and now thoughtfully restored, this Beaux Arts style 14-story Benson Hotel features a glazed terra-cotta and brick façade, with arched windows and a French mansard roof. One Meeting room. This hotel is conveniently positioned near the Chinese Gardens and Pioneer Square and within walking distance of shopping, sightseeing, galleries, performing arts theaters, and museums. Located 20 minutes from the Portland International Airport, limousine and Town Car service can be arranged by either the concierge or the front door staff.

    Hotel Features.

    Guests can begin their day with coffee around the lobby fireplace. 24-hour room service available. Other hotel amenities include banquet halls, conference rooms, and a 24-hour fitness center. Valet parking is available for a fee.

    Guestrooms.

    The Benson Hotel offers an impressive cast of accommodations that range from standard guestrooms to penthouses and presidential suites. With reproduction period furniture and revival Italian Renaissance décor, each arrangement is an adventure in taste and sophistication. Modern amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, fully stocked minibars and Swedish Temper-pedic mattresses topped with Egyptian-cotton linens. All rooms are nonsmoking.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Gift shop
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Storage available
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Coffee shop
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 1,390 reviews
    • 9.6 "Incredible bar."
      8.8 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 88%."
      10.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 100%."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 100%."
    • 9.3 "Food is to die for."
      8.9 "89% loved the menu selection."
      9.2 "92% loved the dining experience."
      7.8 "78% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "Yummy desserts, said 100%."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
      9.5 "95% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "83% were impressed by the valet service."
      9.7 "97% said the concierge service was amazing."
      9.4 "94% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      7.5 "Housekeeping was great, according to 75%."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the room service."
      10.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 100%."
      8.0 "Management was excellent, said 80%."
    • 9.0 "Excellent breakfast."
      9.1 "91% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.7 "Average cleanliness."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.3 "63% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.7 "67% said the view was so-so."
      6.2 "Only 62% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.4 "Average comfort."
    • 5.4 "Pool is mediocre."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
      3.2 "68% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 875 reviews
    • 9.7 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.2 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.7 "97% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.4 "Average cleanliness."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.1 "61% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."
    • 4.2 "Internet is poor."
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    Overall rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 264 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 9.4 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.8 "78% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% said the concierge service was amazing."
      9.5 "95% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.1 "Average cleanliness."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were small."
      2.8 "72% thought it was too noisy."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 208 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
    • 8.7 "Amenities are good."
      8.7 "87% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.5 "95% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      9.5 "95% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 6.7 "Average cleanliness."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 41 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.3 "Amenities are good."
      8.2 "82% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.1 "Vibe was good."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
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    Good to know
    "Nice building"
    "Pleasant entrance area"
    "Friendly service"
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