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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland

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Mount Sinai, New York
Reviewed 3 June 2013

cute and quirky hotel in great location in portland. walking distance to most. service was above and beyond, the wake up call was actually a personal one, not a recorded message. and who doesn't love the dog, "director of pet services"? lol. room was very clean, good size, and very comfortable.

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

Thank you for the nice comments about your recent stay at Hotel Monaco Portland. I especially enjoyed reading the nice comments about our service and am glad you enjoyed your wake-up call. It's great that you had the opportunity to meet Timmy, our lobby dog. Thank you for staying and I hope we see you again soon. Craig Thompson General...

dallas
Reviewed 3 June 2013

Very impressed with this property and staff. Reservations staff was excellent-I took advantage of the summer get a way pricing for In Touch members and communication was fast and efficient. Requesting any needs prior to arrival is always a nice touch and when I was assigned a room on the 10th floor, I knew immediately that some thought had gone...

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

Thank you for choosing Hotel Monaco Portland and for reviewing your stay on TripAdvisor. I'm glad you were able to take advantage of our special reservations offer for Kimpton In Touch guests. Thank you for the feedback about the dog you heard (briefly) barking on the 10th floor. Hotel Monaco Portland's second and third floor guestrooms are pet friendly. I...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 June 2013

From the front desk to the unique rooms this hotel never disappoints us. Do not miss the free happy hour in the lobby every evening. My lower score for value was due to the price. We'd love to stay here more often...but it is just too expensive.

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

Thank you for staying at Hotel Monaco Portland and for the nice comments about our guestrooms, front desk staff, and complimentary eveing wine reception. I appreciate the feedback about the cost to stay at Hotel Monaco. Our rates change frequently and are based on demand and availability. We offer discounted rates such as AAA and AARP as well as packages...

Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 2 June 2013

A truly elegant yet relaxing and homey atmosphere. The staff strikes a perfect balance between professionalism and friendliness. Morning coffee and paper in the "parlor" is a must. Evening get together for beer and wine tasting great for the social guests. Rooms are exceptional and, for the lonely single traveller, a goldfish will be provided for companionship! Handy location, green...

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

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at Hotel Monaco Portland. I especially enjoyed reading the nice comments about our staff. I agree that they are excellent and I'll be sure to share you feedback with them. I'm glad you had the opportunity to join our complimentary coffee and service and evening wine reception. I'll be sure to pass your...

olympia
Reviewed 1 June 2013

What a class act!!! Wine in the lobby in the afternoon, great coffee in the lobby in the morning--all complimentary...Excellent concierge service. Great dining on the first floor. Sheets and bedding of high quality...Lovely animal print robes for guests... Just can't say enough about this top notch hotel in the heart of Portland. Also valet parking under the hotel with...

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

Thank you for the nice TripAdvisor comments about your recent stay with us. I'm glad you were able to take advantage of our complimentary coffee and tea receptions. Thank you also for the nice comments about our concierge and valets. I'll be sure to pass them on as I know they'll be pleased. I hope we'll have the opportunity to...

San Pedro, California, United States
Reviewed 29 May 2013

I recently finished my 2nd weeklong stay at the Hotel Monaco in Portland and aside from how much I LOVE Portland, I just love this hotel. The staff is super friendly and helpful, the location is is great compared to everything downtown Portland has to offer, and the ambiance is cool and calm.

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

Thank you very much for spending a second week with us. Thank you also for the nice comments about our staff and location. We look forward to seeing you for a third week again soon. Craig Thompson General Manager

Murrieta, California
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Overall this was one of the best hotels I have ever stayed in. The staff was amazing....any chance they had they went out of their way to make us feel welcome and special. The hotel is clean and quiet. We loved our fish buddy! The location is fantastic....you can walk or bike (yes the hotel has bikes for you to...

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

Thank you for staying at Hotel Monaco Portland and for the nice comments about your time with us. I'm glad you enjoyed your goldfish. Goldfish are available upon request to provide our guests with some "Guppy Love" during their stay. Thank you for the great feedback about our staff and complimentary bike fleet. We look forward to seeing you in...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 28 May 2013

My husband and I stayed at Hotel Monaco for 2 nights. We booked with the Monaco because they were dog friendly. The lobby was nice and my husband loved that they had iced coffee in the morning. We enjoyed the complimentary happy hour the second day we were there. The best part was that we could comfortably have our dog...

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

Thank you for staying at Hotel Monaco Portland and for the TripAdvisor review. I'm glad that your husband enjoyed the complimentary iced coffee in the morning and that your dog had fun with our front desk staff while you were at dinner. Hotel Monaco offers pet sitting at our front desk - just call ahead to confirm availability. The cost...

San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 28 May 2013

My son and husband and I stayed at the Monaco in Portland over the Memorial Day holiday. I couldn't have been more pleased with the experience. The hotel is newly renovated and in great condition. It is in a great location-- two blocks from the shops on Pioneer Square, 6 blocks to the Pearl District and all the restaurants (I...

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

Thank you for making Hotel Monaco Portland part of your Memorial Day weekend. I enjoyed reading the nice comments about our location, staff, and customer service. Thank you for the great feedback. I hope you have the opportunity to stay with us again next time you're up in Portland. Craig Thompson General Manager

Vashon Island, Washington
Reviewed 23 May 2013

Great experience at the Monaco. Perfect downtown location. Very attentive staff (almost too attentive). Doorman wrote down directions and bus #s to wherever we wanted to go. Staff person followed me to the elevator and pushed the floor button when I came in with two cups of coffee in hand. Very nicely appointed hotel. Complementry beer & wine in the...

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

Thank you for staying at Hotel Monaco Portland and for the TripAdvisor review. I was happy to read the nice comments about our staff. The Egyptian food cart is a new staff favorite as well. I've heard great things about it. I hope we see you again next time you're in Portland. Craig Thompson General Manager

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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: €210 - €400 (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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