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    McMenamins Kennedy School

    5736 NE 33rd Ave, Portland, OR 97211-7302
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          US$195
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          Overview
          • Excellent53%
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          • Average7%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “movie theater” (105 reviews)
          “boiler room” (62 reviews)
          “soaking pool” (184 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

          Loved staying here. Made the rounds to get our passport stamps but ended up back in the Boiler Room before heading to a late movie. Very comfy viewing experience with beer and snacks from the happy hour menu. We didn't make it to the soaking...More

          Thank Melissa S
          Response from Gloria M, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 6 February 2015

          Hi Melissa S- Thank you for taking the time to review us. It sounds like you had great time exploring. The passport is so fun to do, and the Boiler Room bar is one of my favorites! We hope to see you next time you...More

          Reviewed 24 January 2015

          I really like Kennedy School as a luxury hotel in Portland. It compares favorably to all of the other McMenamins hotels, in terms of convenient location and amenities. However, I think Kennedy School lacks some of the character of the other McMenamins properties. Additionally, I...More

          Thank Quintin K
          Response from Gloria M, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 6 February 2015

          Hi Autopiloted- Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again nex time your are in Portland. I

          Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

          We had a great time here. Such a fun, quirky, laid-back vibe. The school has retained many of its original features and much of its character. Nods to its storied history are everywhere. The pubs/restaurants are all great and it is especially nice to be...More

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          Response from M J, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 22 January 2015

          We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay here at the Kennedy School. Thank you for submitting a review. We look forward to seeing you again. Cheers! Mel Jensen, Principal, McMenamins Kennedy School

          Reviewed 15 January 2015

          After countless trips to Portland we finally stayed at Kennedy School and I wish we had done so long ago! We had a lovely, spotless room in the new wing that provided a great night's rest. The room had everything we could need except for...More

          Thank Vagabondgirl
          Response from M J, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 16 January 2015

          We love you too! Thanks for the review, we hope to see you again soon. Cheers!

          Reviewed 12 January 2015

          So many places within a place to visit! The movie theater has sofas and individual (comfy) seats with tables to set your beverages and food on. The restaurants offer individual menus with consistent McMenamins taste. Now all we need to do is stay the night!...More

          Thank Sarah B
          Response from Gloria M, Manager at McMenamins Kennedy SchoolResponded 15 January 2015

          Hi Teresa M- Thank you for your kind review. Please do come back to stay with us! We look foward to seeing again.

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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$155 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #27 Romantic Hotel in Portland
          • #29 Family Hotel in Portland
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 57
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          ampwachtel
          are there showers in the rooms? is there wi fi ?
          21 April 2017|
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          Response from Jeff B | Reviewed this property |
          Yes to both
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          ampwachtel
          are there showers in each room? Is there wi fi in the rooms?
          21 April 2017|
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          Response from Gary W | Reviewed this property |
          As near as I know, yes. This is not a youth hostel, it's a moderately expensive hotel.
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          newyorkers96
          Are there any TVs in the hotel? We will be there for the NCAA Sweet 16 and would like to catch a game
          16 March 2016|
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          Response from Kurt S | Reviewed this property |
          Yes there are several bars, one of which is a sports pub type place with a TV
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