Overview

The Benson, a Coast Hotel
Top Luxury Hotel

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

AED 650+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 1,406 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.3
  • 6.5
  • 6.4

Good to know

  • Nice building
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Pleasant entrance area

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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
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Coffee shop
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,406 reviews
    • 9.5 "Incredible bar."
      10.0 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 100%."
      10.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 100%."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
      7.8 "78% were impressed by the valet service."
      9.7 "97% said the concierge service was amazing."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the room service."
      9.4 "94% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      7.3 "Housekeeping was great, according to 73%."
      8.8 "Management was excellent, said 88%."
      10.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 100%."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% 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 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
      7.1 "71% loved the menu selection."
      8.8 "88% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "Yummy desserts, said 100%."
      8.6 "86% loved the dining experience."
    • 8.8 "Breakfast is good."
      9.4 "94% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.5 "Internet is average."
    • 6.4 "Average cleanliness."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.8 "58% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
    • 3.9 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 927 reviews
    • 9.6 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
      9.5 "95% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.7 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.2 "Amenities are good."
      8.3 "83% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.2 "92% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      8.3 "83% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 6.5 "Average cleanliness."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.2 "Average comfort."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 281 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.7 "97% thought the service was very professional."
      8.1 "81% said the reception staff was great."
      9.4 "94% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 7.9 "Good vibe."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.0 "90% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.2 "Average cleanliness."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were small."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.5 "65% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 4.7 "Not very comfortable."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were small."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 126 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Amenities are good."
      8.5 "85% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 8.0 "Vibe was good."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.4 "Average comfort."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 70 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.3 "Amenities are good."
      8.4 "84% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 7.7 "Good vibe."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
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    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Good to know
    "Nice building"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Pleasant entrance area"
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