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Red Lion Hotel Pendleton

3.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

Got there early at 2:00, can't check in until 3:00, asked if we could use the pool until 3:00, was told NO! Sat in the lobby until 3:00, tried to check in but our room was not ready, other people checking in. Asked again at 4:00 but our room was still not ready, finally was able to check-in at 5:00, was not happy. Was so tired from driving and waiting for our room that we decided to have room service which was noted in the welcome book in our room, so we called and placed our order, they said it should take 10 minutes. After a half hour we called back and was told that they do not have room service. I had to pick up the food myself and bring it back to the room. Not sure anybody working there knows what is actually going on in their hotel.

The Redlion Pendelton exceeded my expectations. Good hotel at a good price. Nice place to recuperate after a long day on the road.

The room was clean but very old and needs a remodel

The hotel is nice and clean and I would like to go back. However, I left some clothes behind in my room. I called them when I realized this. I couldn't reach a live person using the phone menu. I finally pressed 0 and got the desk clerk. He could not have been less helpful if he tried. When I drove through town again, I stopped by. The woman at the desk was okay, but they took a very long time just to come back to say that they did not find my items. I am not convinced that anyone was even looking.

Would not stay there again. Hallways had a smell to them. Room lacked wrapped paper glasses in bathroom, bath mat and had an empty toilet paper roll. It also had a used soap in the tub/shower. Bed was made nicely, but it appeared the bathroom had been forgotten.

Our stay was great & came with a buffet breakfast ! Loved it!

We had low expectations because of the size of the town this hotel blew us away! We have no complaints. Room was beautiful. Service was excellent. Rate was unbeatable. Pool and view were incredible.

It was ok. Staff were not overly helpful but the room was comfortable.

Enjoyed my stay although the alarm clock in the room was so complicated it was useless. In fact, a previous guest had unplugged it out of frustration I'm sure!

it was a short stay it was better than a cheap motel

The staff are great, remember my name, and are quick to take care of anything I ask for. Just recently the empty room adjacent to the room I was in had an AC issue. The noise was loud. I called to see what could be done and they quickly turned it off. Small thing, but the devil is in the details.

Upon arrival, I was left standing at the counter waiting to be checked in. After several minutes of hearing the staff talking and joking around in the back office I said, "Hello, anyone here." Someone then came out and said they would be right with me. After about 5 more minutes of banter and joking in the back office someone finally came and checked me in. The hotel was undoubtedly nice when it was built or last remodeled but it has been a while and it's somewhat run down at this point. Only about 30 cable channels to view.

the rooms are very nice and the bed was very Comfortable , staff very helpful and nice... will stay again....

We got our room at a good rate for the Round-Up. The hotel sits out of town so you’re away from any rowdy crowds. They do offer a shuttle to the Round-Up until midnight each night. Our room key didn’t work when we first tried it and had to go back to the front desk, instead of offering to assist us, they gave us card reader cleaner to do ourselves. We felt this could us improvement as there was no one else checking-in and there were multiple front desk people. We felt the room could be cleaned better; there were cobwebs along the old baseboard heater and up the wall.

Amazing view from our room. Large balcony. But no chairs or table on the balcony. We'd have loved spending more time outside. The window screen was broken and the window didn't open enough to get air in the room. The heat lamp switch in the bathroom was out of order (luckily we didn't need it). If we had known we'd have asked a room on the top floor. We recommend that people request a room on the view side.

I am in Pendleton once or twice a year & this is where I prefer to stay. It's easy to get to, right off of I84. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Good staff for the most part and a great view. The restaurant isn't bad & there is a Share's just across the way. While some of the aminaties could stand to be updated the overall facilities are well maintened

A comfortable property, but showing signs of wear. Rooms were clean and spacious, but not worth the price charged. The front desk staff friendly, but rather slow. Unlike other area properties, the Red Lion charges, a nominal fee, for breakfast further limiting the cost-value ratio of the property. In addition, I requested two queen beds, but was initially told that the room I reserved had only one queen bed. To accommodate my request the front desk charged me an additional $20.00 upgrade fee.

Easy freeway access, and central to downtown. Nice but will have to drive to any attraction. AMAZING VIEW.

We spent a night here 2 years ago so we knew it was a pretty nice hotel for an ok price. We went to eat at the stetsons steakhouse in town and it was amazing with amazing service. It really was very similer to our trip 2 years ago. Not amazing but fun and affordable.

Everything about the hotel was very nice. There was a little confusion over our request for 2 beds, though. I was traveling with my dad, and when we booked the room the description said "queen beds" so we assumed it meant there were 2 beds in the room. When we checked in, they wanted to charge us an additional $10 for a room with 2 beds - claiming that the description online was incorrect. Also, the "continental breakfast" is NOT free. It's $4.95 per person, so by the time we left the tip, that added another $12 to the cost of the room. In other words, the cost of the room wound up being about $30-35 more than the displayed price once we added the bed upgrade, the breakfast, and the tax. The BEST part of this hotel, however, is the gorgeous view from the breakfast area. The long bank of big windows provided a beautiful panorama of the blue mountains! Spectacular!!

304 Se Nye Ave Pendleton OR

Hotel highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Free airport shuttle

Red Lion Hotel Pendleton places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Children's Museum of Eastern Oregon and Heritage Station Museum. This 170-room, 3-star hotel has a restaurant along with conveniences like a 24-hour fitness center and free in-room WiFi. It's in central Pendleton and also close to Pendleton Center for the Arts and Roy Raley Park.


Dining

Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Start each morning with buffet breakfast, available for a fee from 6 AM to 9 AM.


Rooms

All 170 air-conditioned rooms feature microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Free local calls, safes, and desks are other standard amenities.


Property features

Guests staying at Red Lion Hotel Pendleton enjoy a 24-hour fitness center, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas. There's free parking, as well as a free airport shuttle (available on request). The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include conference space, a seasonal outdoor pool, and express check-out.

Room options

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

King 1 | Sleeps 3

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking

Queen 2 | Sleeps 5

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Queen 2 | Sleeps 5

Guest reviews for Red Lion Hotel Pendleton

Everyone (5) Business (7) Couples (13) Other (1)
3

eclipse 2017

Everyone

Got there early at 2:00, can't check in until 3:00, asked if we could use the pool until 3:00, was told NO! Sat in the lobby until 3:00, tried to check in but our room was not ready, other people checking in. Asked again at 4:00 but our room was still not ready, finally was able to check-in at 5:00, was not happy. Was so tired from driving and waiting for our room that we decided to have room service which was noted in the welcome book in our room, so we called and placed our order, they said it should take 10 minutes. After a half hour we called back and was told that they do not have room service. I had to pick up the food myself and bring it back to the room. Not sure anybody working there knows what is actually going on in their hotel.

By , from Seattle, WA on Aug 28, 2017

4

nice hotel

Everyone

The Redlion Pendelton exceeded my expectations. Good hotel at a good price. Nice place to recuperate after a long day on the road.

By , from Leadville, CO on Dec 1, 2016

4
Everyone

The room was clean but very old and needs a remodel

By on Oct 11, 2016

4

nice place but indifferent staff

Everyone

The hotel is nice and clean and I would like to go back. However, I left some clothes behind in my room. I called them when I realized this. I couldn't reach a live person using the phone menu. I finally pressed 0 and got the desk clerk. He could not have been less helpful if he tried. When I drove through town again, I stopped by. The woman at the desk was okay, but they took a very long time just to come back to say that they did not find my items. I am not convinced that anyone was even looking.

By , from Vancouver WA on Jul 13, 2016

2

close to freeway.

Everyone

Would not stay there again. Hallways had a smell to them. Room lacked wrapped paper glasses in bathroom, bath mat and had an empty toilet paper roll. It also had a used soap in the tub/shower. Bed was made nicely, but it appeared the bathroom had been forgotten.

By on Jul 4, 2016

5

perfect stay

BusinessTravelers

Our stay was great & came with a buffet breakfast ! Loved it!

By on Oct 6, 2015

5

visiting friends

Couples

We had low expectations because of the size of the town this hotel blew us away! We have no complaints. Room was beautiful. Service was excellent. Rate was unbeatable. Pool and view were incredible.

By on Jul 29, 2015

3

business trip

BusinessTravelers

It was ok. Staff were not overly helpful but the room was comfortable.

By on Jul 17, 2015

4

first time in pendleton

BusinessTravelers

Enjoyed my stay although the alarm clock in the room was so complicated it was useless. In fact, a previous guest had unplugged it out of frustration I'm sure!

By on Apr 6, 2015

3

average stay

BusinessTravelers

it was a short stay it was better than a cheap motel

By on Feb 23, 2015