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McMenamins Kennedy School

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The McMenamin's call themselves Historic Hotels. This is a wonderful example. The rooms are the classrooms with the chalk boards still on the wall. The hallways are lined with art, as well as historical photos, news stories, etc. when The Kennedy was an elementary school....More

Thank cbsjohn
Response from ksreserve, Front Office Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 6 days ago

Good Afternoon, We are so happy to hear you had a chance to roam the halls and take in the history and charm of the 102 year old school! There are definitely a lot of treasures and wonderful pieces of art to find throughout the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I had the pleasure of staying one night at the Kennedy School. What an experience! From the moment we walked through the door, we were captivated by the building and it's incredible sense of history. There is so much to look at...More

Thank Julie A
Response from ksreserve, Front Office Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Morning Julie, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and had a chance to admire the school and wander the halls and take in some of the history and charm. We are also happy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here while on the best practices mission from Canada and I can't stop talking about it! This was my first time staying at a McMenamins and it definitely won't be my last. My room was in the English Wing. My room was named...More

Thank AinsleyKen
Response from Kimatkennedy, Front Office Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the fantastic review! It really is a place like no other! We are so happy you enjoyed your first visit to our Mcmenamins Property. There are 57 locations total in Oregon and Washington, so you will have to come visit...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent one night in the adjoining "English" room, which was fine. But it is very small and with very poor lighting. They do try to optimize the bathroom space, which is nice. The bedding was lumpy and they are still using a bedspread, which most...More

Thank yes2travel
Response from ksreserve, Front Office Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Evening, We apologize that you did not enjoy all of the amenities of the property. It is certainly a unique experience and hopefully one of our other locations might be more preferable. However we do hope to see you again at a later date....More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

First off I have to tell you I’ve stayed at several McMenamins and have always enjoyed my experiences. My son is helping me make a move from Texas to Washington State and knows how much I like McMenamins. He booked all our hotel reservations. Once...More

Thank Ronna P
Response from ksreserve, Front Office Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 5 weeks ago

Good Afternoon Ronna, We are sorry to hear this was your experience with us. We would love a chance to investigate this further within our team to see what happened so we may continue to give guests a good experience. If you wouldn't mind sending...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
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Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Heated pool
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US$143 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#20 Family Hotel in Portland
#27 Romantic Hotel in Portland
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#20 Family Hotel in Portland
#27 Romantic Hotel in Portland
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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