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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed in a number of kimpton hotels, including the vintage also in Portland, which I loved. This hotel needs a spruce up. Everything feels a bit old and the decor is so eclectic it's jarring and to me not aesthetically pleasing. The bath towels are positively motel six. Small and not soft. Water pressure in bath quite low. Bathroom...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Im a Kimpton Loyalty Member and we booked one night last week in Portland. You can walk everyone from this hotel into downtown with coffee and restaurants nearby. The staff is always friendly and there is a nice complimentary Happy Hour every night. I love the decor and the bedrooms -- very spacious. We had a suite and it was...

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Hello Ticket2Venture, Thank you for staying with us, we're very happy you enjoyed yourself! Glad to see you enjoyed one of our marvelous suites, with over 550 square feet they accommodate a lot of friends and family. Get back and see us soon; we'll have a glass waiting at Social Hour! Robert General Manager Kimpton Monaco Portland

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This is by far our favorite hotel we have ever stayed with. The decor is incredible, the rooms luxurious and comfortable but the service is what really knocks it out of the park. Every member of our family (including our 4 legged guest) felt pampered and as though they had received special attention from the staff. Already planning our return.

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Hello HeatherB, What wonderful words, we're truly flattered! Nothing's better than hearing we're your favorite. Please come back soon and bring the pooch too! Robert General Manager Kimpton Monaco Portland

Seattle
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This place is one of the most unique hotels my family and I have ever stayed in. First, we really looked at this place for location, plus they accept dogs. Once we were there, we realized this hotel offers so much more.This hotel knows how to do it right! They have clean, cozy and well-appointed rooms (actually, so well appointed...

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Hello Seattlemom22, We really appreciate your staying with us, along with your extensive review. It really tells us what we're doing well so we can keep it up. Sorry about the parking, we do have a backup plan with a local garage that can accommodate oversize vehicles, but happy it worked out for you. Glad to hear as well our...

Livingston, New Jersey
Reviewed 19 March 2017

From the moment you check in, you can feel the difference between this hotel and others. For example the check in counter had three staff members sitting and chit chatting, one stood up to greet me while the other two stayed seated and talking to each other. This is very different from other higher end hotel chains that when you...

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Hello bocaberger, Thanks for the great comments, so happy that you had a good stay. Also appreciate your detailed feedback on the experience. Our leopard robes are a Kimpton signature amenity, but the bird wallpaper is all ours! The wallpaper features five regional birds native to our area and it's exactly the reason we put it on our walls; it's...

Morristown, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great city location, wishing walking distance of most of Portland. The service from all the staff is INCREDIBLE, from check-in to check-out. They all go above and beyond the usual, and all with a genuine and happy demeanor. There is a wine happy hour with music every afternoon. Pets are welcome and greeted with treats. The elevator lobby always has...

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Hello pelevensees, What kind words; we're honored! So happy you enjoyed yourself and happy our wonderful team was able to recover from the opening night challenges. Hope your son is in the mend and that you come back and see us soon. Robert General Manager Kimpton Monaco Portland

Plano, Texas
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I had a business trip planned and my wife was on spring break so we made a small vacation out of the trip. Great boutique hotel with great charm. Small and in a perfect spot downtown. Easy walk to some of the Popular food trucks and an easy walk to voodoo donuts. Every night between five and six there was...

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Hello Mike, Thanks for staying with us, I'm very happy you enjoyed our hotel's great location in the center of it all. In fact, we've got a truly amazing location for VooDoo Donuts if you happen to see us the last week of each month; they set up a popup shop in our Living Room during Social Hour and give...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We stayed here for 8 days. We are Marriott Rewards members but I joined Kimpton rewards and got a competitive rate so decided to try someplace new and so glad I did! Decor: Lobby is totally fun and funky but cozy. Grand piano was there for anyone to play but they had hired people there each evening during cocktail hour....

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Hello Tracey, My thanks for such a detailed and comprehensive review. It's always great to see where we're doing well and what can be improved. I couldn't agree more to your comments on our team. They're an incredibly helpful, welcoming and fun to be around. We love them! Thanks for the feedback as well about the cleanliness of the couch....

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

From the moment you walk in, you know you're not in a traditional chain hotel. Let's start with the decor, it is something else. Throughout the hotel, there's quirky bits and pieces that take your eye and find yourself constantly looking for more. We had a king corner room, which was an average size. The decor, once again was different...

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Dear Janelle S, Thanks very much, glad you enjoyed yourself! Amazing design, I'd agree; cannot tell you how many requests we get for the color code of the periwinkle in the lobby. Everyone loves it. They also like the birds on our walls too; there's five local species up there that help the room design soar (pardon the pun). Hope...

Lincoln City, Oregon
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This place is just what you would want and hope for in downtown portland! I have had the opportunity to stay here a few times and love it! Great on site restaurant, all staff are amazing and the lobby events are a good time.

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GM_MonacoPDX, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, responded to this review

Hello PrincessGiggles, First off, awesome name. We love it. Secondly, we're very happy you enjoyed yourself and that you get back soon. Robert General Manager Kimpton Monaco Portland

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 4-diamond Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, offers an ideal sanctuary in downtown Portland, Oregon. Centered in the city’s cultural hub, this luxury hotel was named as one of the world’s Top 500 Hotels by Travel + Leisure magazine and is honored by TripAdvisor travelers as a Top 25 Hotel in the U.S. in 2012 (#9). Enter this unique boutique hotel and enter a world where everyone is warmly welcomed and pampered. Adjacent to the hotel is what some say is downtown Portland’s best restaurant, Red Star Tavern & Roast House. ... more   less 

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Address: 506 SW Washington, Portland, OR 97204-1550
Region: United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
Price Range: $315 - $600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland 4.5*
Number of rooms: 221
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#1 Family Hotel in Portland
#1 Romantic Hotel in Portland
#2 Spa Hotel in Portland
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Portland
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