Portland’s great food and drink scene, coupled with its reputation for eco-friendly lifestyles and luscious Pacific Northwest greenery, attracts a lot of visitors looking for a cozy getaway. If you want to visit Portland and experience this laid-back lifestyle, there is no better place to stay than one of the many inviting and comfortable boutique hotels in the city that will make you feel like you’re home.
So book one of the many boutique hotels in Portland to enjoy a relaxing, refreshing getaway in this Oregon town.
The Paramount Hotel
The Paramount Hotel is right in the heart of the easily walkable downtown district of Portland. With a stay at this charming boutique hotel you will be just steps away from some of Portland’s best dining and shopping options, as well as some of the city’s most beautiful natural landmarks, like the Tom McCall Waterfront Park. The Paramount takes extremely good care of its guests, and staff do their best to make you feel at home with a laundry and concierge service for all your needs, as well as a fitness center and gym, and the delicious Swank Restaurant and adjacent whiskey bar to help you relax at the end of a long day of sightseeing.
For travelers who want a boutique feel in their hotel along with the 24-hour access to services that a big chain hotel provides, Hotel Lucia, a Provenance Hotel is the best bet. Local ice creams, coffees, teas, and fresh juices are on hand for guests, and the fitness and business centers are open 24 hours a day to suit travelers’ needs. Hotel Lucia is a strict smoke-free property, so smokers may want to book elsewhere.
If you are looking for a modern, luxurious boutique hotel for your stay in Portland, look no further than the Hotel Modera. You will enjoy great views from the large picture windows in the rooms and then fully relax on the soft, high-quality beds. The hotel has an inner courtyard with a fire pit which you can visit any time to enjoy food and beverages in a calm atmosphere. For business travelers, Hotel Modera has the added benefit of being in the heart of Portland’s Central Business District.
The Benson Hotel
Visitors to Portland who value a sense of timeless elegance and history will love The Benson Hotel, A Coast Hotel. The hotel was originally founded in 1913 and has now been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Though The Benson includes plenty of modern amenities like flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, and iPod docking stations, the decor and ambiance still call to mind turn-of-the-century architecture and beauty. For pet owners, the Benson is also a great choice, as it is one of the few Portland hotels that welcomes pets.
Portland is best experienced when you have a cozy and comfortable boutique hotel to go back to at the end of a long day of outdoor activities or sightseeing. Book one of the hotels on this list and you won’t be disappointed.