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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just missed happy hour with the giant chess, scrabble and connect four, but we received a great rate on Kimpton's site under last minute deals. Once we checked in, she upgraded our room and gave our son $10 gift card to the snack bar. I loved the funky decor. It was.no.fault of the.hotel, but there was loud construction.noise outside...

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

Dear Jacksonroadtrip, Thanks for staying with us, we really appreciate it. We do want to apologize for the street construction; it's not something that should have been scheduled at that hour, so we're not sure what it could have been. But we do hope you make it back to see us again soon! Robert General Manager Kimpton Monaco Portland

San Diego, CA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for meetings. Staff was wonderful-- always smiling and very helpful. The rooms were a little musty-- carpets needed cleaning. I guess these are some of the byproducts of a pet friendly hotel. Don't get me wrong-- didn't have my furbabies with me-- but I do so appreciate hotels that do accommodate them. Maybe have tile or wood laminate?...

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

Hello Emily D, Thanks very much for staying with us, we really appreciate your patronage. We're also grateful for the feedback about where we can do a better job. Our Housekeeping team has an extensive protocol on any room that has a pet in in. Normally we don't have any problems at all, so our apologies that you found it...

Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was about to write a review about what I perceived was an exceptionally unique stay until I read the others. Apparently, the hotel goes above and beyond for all of its guests. Yes, the hotel is wonderfully funky with a gracious staff, terrific amenities and a great location. The common comment across all these reviews, however, is the outstanding...

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

Hello Eric W, We love it too! It's very rewarding to have all three of our wonderful hotels recognized for the passion and excellence our teams bring. It's really the best part of the job. Thanks for staying with us, we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Robert General Manager Kimpton Monaco Portland

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia 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 6 days ago NEW

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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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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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...

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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: €173 - €356 (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 Business Hotel in Portland
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“Any of the king corner rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Jacksonroadtrip, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask to look at your room first”
 of 5 bubbles EmilyD995, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't forget to join Kimpton club for a special $10 raid the bar credit”
 of 5 bubbles bocaberger, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“they have a hypoallergenic floor which you can request”
 of 5 bubbles TracyK222, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We loved room 407. but any corner room would probably be good.”
 of 5 bubbles SeattleReebs, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
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