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The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland

4-star4 stars
309 SW BroadwayPortlandOR97205United States of America

4-star hotel with 2 restaurants, near Powell's City of Books
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Superb9.0
Service
Fantastic service
Food
Delicious food
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Room
Great room
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The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland

from $111
  • Deluxe One Queen
  • Deluxe King
  • Deluxe Two Doubles
  • Benson Junior Suite
  • Penthouse

What’s around The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Powell's City of Books (3-minute walk)
  • Pioneer Courthouse Square (3-minute walk)
  • Lan Su Chinese Garden (5-minute walk)
  • Portland Saturday Market (5-minute walk)
  • Portland Art Museum (6-minute walk)
  • Tom McCall Waterfront Park (8-minute walk)
  • Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) (18-minute walk)
  • Portland Japanese Garden (21-minute walk)
  • Pittock Mansion (29-minute walk)
  • Oregon Zoo (32-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.) - 18 min drive
  • Portland Union Station - 11 min walk
  • Beaverton Hall-Nimbus Station - 17 min drive
  • Vancouver Station - 18 min drive
  • SW 6th-Pine Street Station - 2 min walk
  • SW 5th-Oak Street Station - 3 min walk
  • Pioneer Square North Station - 5 min walk
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland

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.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 287 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 14 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 4:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others

Pets

  • Pets allowed *

  • Restrictions apply *

  • 2 per room (up to 25 lb)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Parking

  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
  • One meeting room
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Year Built
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Russian

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Premium bedding
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 37-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • IPod docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

The Palm Court - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

El Gaucho - This steakhouse serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland’s small print

Also known as

  • Benson Coast Hotel
  • Benson Coast Hotel Portland
  • Benson Hotel
  • Benson Hotel Coast Hotel
  • Benson Hotel Coast Hotel Portland
  • Hotel Benson
  • Benson Coast Portland
  • Benson Coast

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • Resort fee: USD 28.83 per accommodation, per night

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Nearby fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls (may be limited)
  • In-room coffee
  • Additional inclusions

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Valet parking costs USD 40.00 per night with in/out privileges

Rollaway beds are available for USD 15.00 per night

Breakfast costs between USD 9.00 and USD 30 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per accommodation, per stay

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 14.00 per person (one way)

Airport shuttle service for children up to age 18 costs USD 14.00 (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 1,472 reviews

The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland
Exceptional10.0
A Wonderful Place in the Middle of Everything
My favorite place to stay in Portland. Beautiful space, wonderful people. I’ve stayed here several times and recommended The Benson to family and friends.
Ron, us4 night trip
The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland
Exceptional10.0
Great location
Perfect for a night downtown. Within walking distance of food/entertainment for easy access. Staff was super friendly and courteous. Old hotel with updated rooms, very comfortable.
Matthew, us1 night trip
The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland
Exceptional10.0
Great Hotel
A lovely, quiet, welcoming place in the heart of Portland. With lots of history, conformed rooms. and fabulous hot fudge sundaes in the bar.
Jennifer, us2 night trip
The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland
Very Good8.0
Mostly a nice stay.
Sketchy neighborhood! Beautiful wood, Persian carpets and chandeliers in lobby but shouting homeless at 2 a.m. on street and impaired people in lobby detracted. VIP benefits appreciated but didn't know about them until departure. Evening reception a weak link.
A Traveler, us1 night trip
The Benson, a Coast Hotel, Portland
Exceptional10.0
great staff
Staff friendly and accommodating. Location is close to downtown amenities. Close to the largest bookstore in the world. Room service cost reasonable.
A Traveler, us5 night trip

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