$169 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Mar 29, 2015 Check-out: Apr 1, 2015

Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
View map of 506 SW Washington, Portland, OR 97204

Hotel Overview

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Reviewer score
4.5
out of 5
135 reviews
Great Hotel in great area.

The hotel was very nice inside and out. I appreciated the staff who were phenomenal. They helped me... See full review

  • FranK C.
  • Mar 20, 2015
Awesome!

Although it's been over a year since I've stayed there, I still daydream about the amazing time... See full review

  • Heather F.
  • Feb 27, 2015
Elegant old building transformed into award-winning Portland hotel
The award-winning Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel, combines top-notch service and old-school elegance. The ornate hotel was named a "Reader's Choice Top 100 Hotel" by Conde Nast Traveler magazine and one of the "Top 500 Hotels in the World" by Travel + Leisure magazine. The hotel offers 221 rooms and suites in a building erected in 1912. At the evening wine reception, guests at the Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel are given paintbrushes, paint and canvas so they can create their own artwork.
Highlights
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Daily wine reception where guests can create their own artwork
  • Free bicycle rental
  • A 24/7 fitness center
  • In-room spa services
Rooms
The Art Deco-inspired rooms at the Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel, offer comfort and top-notch amenities. Options include the pet-friendly standard guest rooms, with large plasma flat-screen TVs and large dining/writing tables. There are also several suites, which feature separate living areas with sleeper sofas.
Features
The award-winning Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel, provides lodging that is comfortable, elegant and whimsical. The centrally located hotel offers unusual amenities like free bicycle rental and a nightly wine reception where guests can create their own artwork. The more standard comforts include a 24/7 fitness center with Precor machines, free weights and yoga mats. After a tough workout, guests can get in-room spa services, including massages and invigorating body treatments.
Dining
The Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel, serves as home to the Red Star Tavern and Roast House. This cozy, critically acclaimed restaurant and tavern features local fare that is often organic, as well as handcrafted libations for finicky drinkers. Menu items include the popular wood-grilled Sweet Briar Farms pork chop and the Cascade Natural 32-ounce porterhouse with house-made Worcestershire.
Transportation
  • Short walk to MAX light rail station (0.3 mi/0.5 km)
  • Quick drive to I-405 (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • Portland International Airport (12.4 mi/20 km)
Attractions
  • Portland Art Museum (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • Powell's Bookstore (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • Rose Garden Arena (1.4 mi/2.3 km) 
  • Oregon Museum of Science & Industry (1.5 mi/2.4 km) 
  • Portland Japanese Garden (2.3 mi/3.7 km)  
  • Oregon Zoo (2.9 mi/4.7 km)
  • Pittock Mansion (2.9 mi/4.7 km)
Business
  • More than 8,000 square feet of meeting space
  • On-site multimedia and audio-visual support
  • Computers with print, fax and copying services available

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Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel Rooms

Accessible King Suite 1 King Bed
Accessible King Suite 550 sq ft mini bar, Italian bath amenities,Starbucks coffee, WiFi
Accessible Dbl Suite 2 Beds
Accessible 2 Queen Suite 550 sq ft mini bar, Italian bath amenities,Starbucks coffee, WiFi
Monaco Qn Qn Ste 2 Qn Beds
Monaco 2 Queen Suite 550 sq ft mini bar, Italian bath amenities,Starbucks coffee, WiFi
Monaco King Pmr Ste 1 King
Monaco King Premier Suite 550 sq ft mini bar, Italian bath amenities,Starbucks coffee, WiFi
Grand Suite 1 KG Bed Jet Tub
Grand Suite 850 sq ft jetted tub, dining room mini bar, Starbucks coffee
Queen Deluxe Room 1 Queen Bed
Queen Deluxe 300 sq ft flat panel TV, mini bar, Italian bath amenities, Starbucks coffee, WiFi
Accessible King Premier Suite
Accessible Premier Suite 550 sq ft mini bar 8th/10th floor,Italian bath amenities,Starbuck
Accessible King Ste Roll In Show
Accessible King Suite 550 sq ft mini bar,roll in shower,Italian bath amenities,Starbucks
Accessible Grand Roll In Showr
Accessible Grand Suite 850 sq ft mini bar, dining room, roll in shower, plus half-bath
Accessible Dbl Suite Roll In Sho
Accessible 2 Queen Suite 550 sq ft mini bar, roll in shower,Italian bath amenities,Starbucks
King Deluxe Room with 1 King Bed
King Deluxe 350 sq ft flat panel TV, mini bar, Italian bath amenities, Starbucks coffee, WiFi
King Corner Room 1 King Bed
King Corner Room 350 sq ft flat panel TV, mini bar,Italian bath amenities,Starbucks,WiFi
Monaco King Ste 1 King Bed
Monaco King Suite 550 sq ft mini bar, Italian bath amenities,Starbucks coffee, WiFi

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Elevators
24 hour security
Activities
Fitness center or spa
Fitness Center
Children's activities
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Continental breakfast
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Coffee shop
Room service
Meal plan - continental
Family plan
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
Laundry service
Concierge desk
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Barber shop
Porters
Conference facilities
Doctor on call
Gift shop
Copy service
Audio visual equipment
Conference suite
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Parking
Indoor parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Accessible facilities
Accessible rooms
Accessible parking
Knock light (hearing impaired)
Grab bars in bathroom
TDD telephone machine
Room
DVD player
Television with cable
Radio
Cordless phone
Safe
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk with lamp
Mini bar
Hairdryer in room
Outlet adapters
Fire alarm with light
In room movies
Temperature control
Electronic door locks
Iron
Ironing board
International direct dial
Sprinklers in rooms

Nearby points of interest

  • Living Room Theater: 0.3 mi
  • Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall: 0.3 mi
  • Tom McCall Waterfront Park: 0.3 mi
  • The Gerding Theater at Armory Building: 0.4 mi
  • Lan Su Chinese Garden: 0.4 mi
  • Oregon Histrorical Society: 0.4 mi
  • Portland Art Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Ira Keller Fountain Park: 0.5 mi
  • Keller Auditorium: 0.5 mi
  • Hawthorne Bridge: 0.6 mi
  • PGE Park: 0.7 mi
  • Jeld-Wen Field: 0.7 mi
  • Peter W. Stott Center: 0.8 mi
  • Oregon Holocaust Memorial: 1 mi
  • Oregon Museum of Science and Industry: 1 mi
  • Living Room Theater: 0.3 mi
  • Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall: 0.3 mi
  • Tom McCall Waterfront Park: 0.3 mi
  • The Gerding Theater at Armory Building: 0.4 mi
  • Lan Su Chinese Garden: 0.4 mi
  • Oregon Histrorical Society: 0.4 mi
  • Portland Art Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Ira Keller Fountain Park: 0.5 mi
  • Keller Auditorium: 0.5 mi
  • Hawthorne Bridge: 0.6 mi
  • PGE Park: 0.7 mi
  • Jeld-Wen Field: 0.7 mi
  • Peter W. Stott Center: 0.8 mi
  • Oregon Holocaust Memorial: 1 mi
  • Oregon Museum of Science and Industry: 1 mi
  • Moda Center: 1 mi
  • International Rose Test Garden: 1.4 mi
  • Portland Japanese Garden: 1.5 mi
  • Pittock Mansion: 1.9 mi
  • Oregon Zoo: 2 mi
  • Hoyt Arboretum: 2 mi
  • Washington Park: 2.1 mi
  • Portland Children's Museum: 2.2 mi
  • Laurelhurst Park: 2.5 mi
  • Bagdad Theatre: 2.6 mi
  • Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden: 3.5 mi
  • Mount Tabor Park: 4.1 mi
  • Chiles Center: 4.5 mi
  • St. Johns Bridge: 6.2 mi
  • Forest Park: 7.9 mi
  • Willamette Valley: 8.6 mi
  • Sauvie Island Wildlife Area: 15.1 mi
  • Columbia River Gorge: 16 mi
  • Oneonta Gorge: 29.6 mi
  • Mt. Hood Ski Bowl: 46.4 mi

Dining

Red Star Tavern and Roast House
Celebrate great American cuisine at this favorite Portland restaurant HOURS Breakfast Monday through Friday 630 am - 1030 am Brunch Saturday and Sunday 0800 am - 1500 Dinner Daily 1700 pm - 2200 pm Friday and Saturday until 2300 pm Tavern menu avai

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel

Overall score

4.5 / 5
5.01.0
135 out of 135
Amenities:
4.4
Cleanliness:
4.7
Hotel staff:
4.8
Comfort:
4.6
Location:
4.8
Value:
4.3

96% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
FranK C.
Business
N/A
Mar 20, 2015

Great Hotel in great area.

The hotel was very nice inside and out. I appreciated the staff who were phenomenal. They helped me surprise my wife as it was our anniversary, with a vegan romantic package. Once there they helped us navigate through the city and find places that as vegans, we could enjoy. The location is great as it it close to everything. Will definitely stay here again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Heather F.
Business
N/A
Feb 27, 2015

Awesome!

Although it's been over a year since I've stayed there, I still daydream about the amazing time spent there. Everything was perfect, the room, the staff, the location. I can not wait to come back, yay Kimpton!!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Ed
Business
N/A
Feb 15, 2015

Wonderful

Our stay could not have been better. Interesting decor.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
bend
Jan 12, 2015

Always Great

Stayed here a few times and it is always top notch.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Allison D.
Business
Wilsonville
Dec 19, 2014

last minute overnight stay in downtown

The room was clean and nicely decorated. I would recommend this hotel to people looking for a stay in the city. Shopping and dining is all around.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Ms Train Buff
Business
Whitefish Montana
Oct 23, 2014

Downtown Relaxation between trains

I checked in after short cab ride after leaving excess luggage in baggage storage. Just in time for the wine hour. Tried food truck for dinner and Subway...on the transit mall at 7rh Street for breakfast and lunch bargains. Seniors can ride theTri- Met light rail for $1 for two-hour trip. Lots of major shopping nearby. I got watch battery replaced at jewelry store and bought a new phone charger at Office Depot. The central hotel location made it all VERY EASY AND CONVENIENT !

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

LOOK AROUND AREA WHEN YOU ARRIVE TO LOCATE ROUTES TO DESTINATIONS FOR FOOD AND SHOPPING

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Paris415
Business
Redwood City, CA
Oct 2, 2014

1st time in Portland

Overall, I enjoyed our time at this hotel. They have some nice touches like a daily wine happy hour and ice cream from 2pm-4pm but in a place like Portland, they did not have umbrellas like they did at the Nines. Overall, the bed was pretty comfy (no heavenly bed though), the room was eclectic (visually interesting) and pretty large. I did like that we could separate the living room from the bedroom through sliding glass doors. Overall, it was a good choice since I could not stomach paying for the Nines with all of the restaurants and shopping nearby.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
CO Business Traveler
Business
Denver, Colorado
Aug 27, 2014

Needs some love

Our bathroom light was out which made using it with others in the room pretty tricky and uncomfortable. As well there was a large 'white' stain on the couch in the room which mean it was never used for fear of what the 'white' stain could be from or what created it. In the morning the entire hall smelled like vomit and was pretty upsetting. The location of the hotel was great, but given the bathroom light and 'white' stain issues, it makes it hard to give our experience a great rating. I've stayed at many Kimpton hotels and have always had a great experience. But this was not one of those times.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
1
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
The seven of us
Business
Seattle
Aug 23, 2014

Perfect one day birthday trip

Hotel Monaco was the perfect diversion getaway (from the kids;) From the eclectic wall and furniture art, to the funky smoothie blender bike in the lobby, to the helpful staff who encouraged us to borrow the hotel bikes to ride to breakfast. We were sorry to be limited to a one night stay...definitely will be back.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Long walk from hotel

Ride the bikes;)

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Review of Monaco Portland, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
nylonee
Business
Washington, DC
Jul 13, 2014

Excellent Beds and location

Enjoyed the friendly staff, the downtown location etc!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Try the new Whisky Library!

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