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Red Lion Hotel on the River

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As we had a poor experience in another Red Lion Hotel in the past, we specifically asked for a clean room on the phone when we reserved the room. We also decided to check the room for cleanliness before we make the decision to stay. When we entered the room, the top of the table and bed sides tables were...

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Eugene, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great location! The hotel is close to shopping, restaurants, and a full service grocery store - let's not forget the fact that the hotel sits on the banks of the Columbia River. If ever you enjoy a room with a view, you will be glad you did! All in all, a very pleasant stay; rooms are spacious and clean with...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Snow and Ice caused us to seek refuge for a couple of days and the Red Lion is closeby. We booked a fireplace suite. The room was nicely sized with a great view of the river, but the room was very tired. I asked if this was one of the updated/remodeled rooms and the answer was yes. Restaurant has a...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

this was a large elegant building that looks like it was very well built and cared for. The breakfast that was included in my rate was plentiful and delicious. On the night of our arrival we were excited to find a live band playing! Very large room and large bathroom the only thing I wished for was softer sheets and...

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Paso Robles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ended up being in Portland in January during the worst snow in recent times. Ended up stuck in for a day and the hotel made it very comfortable. Staff was friendly and offered to help dig my car out of the snow. Resteraunt was good too.

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Rod R, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel on the River, responded to this review

David --- I am glad our facility and staff were able to keep you comfortable as you "weathered" the horrible weather ! Thank you for the feedback and for your business. We look forward to a return visit ! Rod Russell General Manager

Bonney Lake
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a clean, comfortable room ar our weekend stay in Portland at the Red Lion Inn on the River. We were there during the snow and ice storm and chose to use the Max rail system (which was five minutes away) to downtown. How easy and convenient. Our only negative was that our second night we finally called for...

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Rod R, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel on the River, responded to this review

Doug -- thank you for your detailed feedback. I do apologize for the loud guests that kept you awake. The snow storm certainly impacted the majority of our team's ability to get to work, and I am wondering if that is why Security didn't respond sooner, to the noise. I do hope you will come again. We appreciate your business...

Bremerton, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

The property worked well for my Family needs. I would stay again. Location is good to play in Portland. Max was easy access and free parking. Shopping and Restaurants close. The freeway is always busy.

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Rod R, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel on the River, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback . I am very glad you will stay with us again ! See you then. Rod Russell General Manager

Independence, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago

We completely enjoyed our stay at the Red Lion. Everything was clean and comfortable as expected, and the location is perfect for visiting family and getting downtown. We also travel with our RV in the summer, so being in a familiar location was very helpful to us. Super Nice Hotel.

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Rod R, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel on the River, responded to this review

Jerrilynn -- Thanks for the great feedback. It was our delight to host you, and we welcome you back anytime ! Rod Russell General Manager

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room service was amazing I had no need to go out into the storm or do that weird thing where you sit alone at a table and eat, they were very fast and friendly when I called in. The staff at the front desk were extremely friendly. The room was very clean no funky odors. All and all great stay.

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Excellent review, Samantha ! Im very glad you were safe, warm and well cared for by our staff, in a clean and comfy room, during our nasty storm! I hope we will host you again, soon! Rod Russell General Manager

Edmonds, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is nice. Service is nice. Just make sure you don't get a room right next to stairwell or exit door. You'll hear stairs runners and door slamming all night. It's great for people travelling with pets. Hope no one abuses the pet policies and loose it for everyone else.

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Thank you for your feedback, and your business. We enjoy our four legged guests, also! We look forward to a return visit. Rod Russell General Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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A cozy hotel in Portland - Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach Breathtaking river views greet you upon arrival at Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach. Our Portland waterfront hotel provides comfortable accommodations in a rustic setting just outside downtown Portland. Our accommodations provide a calm oasis on the water away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Each premium guestroom and deluxe suite serve as the perfect home away from home during your stay at our Columbia River hotel. Business guests will appreciate 36,000 square feet of flexible function space on the water. If you're coming by plane, our complimentary airport shuttle will provide safe and comfortable roundtrip service. Greet the day with an incredible breakfast at our onsite restaurant, the Jantzen Beach Bar & Grill, before enjoying a leisurely walk along the waterfront or a quick game of tennis on our Red Lion Court. Enjoy premium accommodations and amenities at a great value at Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach. TOP FEATURES AT OUR DOWNTOWN PORTLAND HOTEL: Restaurant & Lounge Swimming pool & whirlpool JB's Night Club​ Pets can stay for just $15 a night GET LOCAL AT NEARBY ATTRACTIONS With a prime location near Downtown Portland, guests at Red Lion Hotel on the River can enjoy both the liveness in the city and adventures in the Pacific Northwest nature nearby. Explore these attractions during your stay at our hotel in Portland. Delta Park Columbia River University of Portland Local craft breweries Theme parks ... more   less 

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Address: 909 N Hayden Island Dr, Portland, OR 97217-8118 (Formerly Doubletree)
Region: United States > Oregon > Portland
Price Range: $142 - $314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel on the River 3*
Number of rooms: 320
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Also Known As:
Red Lion Hotel Portland
Red Lion Portland
Portland Red Lion
Red Lion Jantzen Beach
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#9 Green Hotel in Portland
#34 Business Hotel in Portland
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