If a downtown hotel in Portland is part of your itinerary, why not book in one of the top hotels at Kimpton River Place Hotel.
Named as the 7th Best Portland Hotel by U.S. News and World Report in 2019, the hotel is known for its elegance and lodge-like ambiance and comfort.
Just a block away from the Tom McCall Waterfront Park, which is around a 3-minute walk.
It takes around 15 minutes to walk from the hotel to downtown Portland.
The Hotel stays in a scenic spot along the Willamette River, which gives you an excellent riverfront view. There are shops and restaurants near the vicinity but they are more laid back and quiet compared to those from downtown busy streets.
The 84-room hotel exudes a lodge-like feel which is more for adult tastes compared to the trending boutique hotels in the industry. Rooms are stylish and spacious with minibars, room service and safes included.
Guests are treated to fresh seafood and local fare at the Three Degrees resto-bar. You also get Free wine and beer reception every afternoon with light snacks.
Rocking chairs are provided outside the perch for a relaxing time while enjoying drinks. Savor your beer or wine while taking in the majestic view from the marina.
Coffee, cookies, and tea are Free and available daily. Free loaner bikes are also available so that you can go around the city like a Portlander. You also get Free passes to a nearby fitness center with a lap pool.
Pets can also stay in certain rooms without an added charge. They are known to be one of the best pet-friendly hotels in Portland. An added benefit for those who will bring their pets along on the trip.
There are in-room spa treatments available for hotel guests. There is no spa in the hotel so they bring the spa to you. You can ask for a specialist to give you a facial, massage or body treatment.
There are things that you might miss though, like a pool, spa, fitness and business center. There is also no Free wifi and the hotel charges a daily facilities fee.
The Rooms are clean, spacious and quiet and are designed with style to set them apart from the typical hotel fare downtown. Large windows bring in plenty of light and keep your room from looking gloomy. The rustic designs are combined with leather tufted headboards, nautical-inspired decor, and dark wood furnishings. Many rooms come with jetted tubs and fireplaces.
Bathrooms are big and nicely decorated but they are not as upscale as the bedroom areas.
They have deep tubs which are perfect for soaking plus you get bath products from Atelier Bloem.
Standard amenities are coffee makers, mini bar, magnifying mirrors, Starbucks coffee, robes and a safe.
The Lobby is warm and has a stone fireplace with plenty of plush seating and rustic designed furniture. This is where guests can sample local wines and beers and enjoy live music from 5 pm to 6 pm.
The Hotel has a convenience store that has snacks, sundries, soft drinks, and souvenirs. Room service is available 24 hours.
A new restaurant opened in April 2018, the King Tide Fish and Shell gives you American seafood classics which can give you an upscale dining experience.
If you love hotels with a view, this hotel is the best bet for you. The riverfront view is just one of the best in the business today.