The Mark Spencer Hotel - Portland

409 Sw 11Th Ave, Portland, United States, 97205  show map
 3 stars
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The Mark Spencer Hotel - Portland

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Welcome drink

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Television in lobby

Verified Reviews:

  • Within five blocks, you'll find powell's, wild oats - Lobby area is small, but nice
  • Staff is very knowledgeable - Entire building was smoke free - Kitchenette was very convenient
  • Free high speed internet - Walls are very thin - Free, adequate buffet breakfast
  • Staff is very friendly - Mattress was hard - Location is fantastic for the pearl district
  • Bathroom was small - Kitchenette was adequate - Beds were comfortable

Overview

The charming 3-star The Mark Spencer Hotel offers an ideal spot in a shopping area close to restaurants, nightlife venues and bars. The hotel was opened in 1907 in a 6-story contemporary building and renovated in 2009.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot. Such Portland sights as The Brody Theater, Lan Su Chinese Garden and Japanese American Historical Plaza are all within reach.

Occupying perfect location, the hotel lies close to gardens and parks.

This hotel is located within a 5-minute walk of Pioneer Square North MAX tram stop. The hotel is around 10 km from Portland International airport.

Rooms

This property offers 102 non-smoking guestrooms complete with free Wi-Fi, a refrigerator, climate control, a separate toilet and a kitchenette. The rooms are designed with European décor and have carpet floors.

Eat & Drink

Guests can wine and dine at Jake's Famous Crawfish and The Roxy, located in the neighborhood.

Services

Offering limousine rental services, The Mark Spencer Hotel induces guests to explore the area.

Relax

The property offers a gym and a fitness center to keep shape.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   102.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Medical facilities service
  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Library
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave
  • Cooker
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

409 Sw 11Th Ave, Portland, United States, 97205

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City Center
  • Portland
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Portland Art Museum
    2300 ft
  • Portland Union Station
    3000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Jake's Famous Crawfish (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Kenny and Zuke's Delicatessen
    200 ft
Parks
  • Tom McCall Waterfront Park
    400 ft
Ski areas
  • Mt. Hood Ski Bowl
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    102

Rooms and availability

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Premier Corner Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed
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    Guest Room
    Bed type: King-size bed or Queen-size bed
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      The Mark Spencer Hotel photos Room Guest Room
      Deluxe Guest Room
      Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Queen-size bed or King-size bed
      Size: 455 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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        The Mark Spencer Hotel photos Room
        Private Double Room
        Bed type: Queen-size bed
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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          Executive One-Bedroom Suite
          Bed type: King-size bed or Queen-size bed
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel The Mark Spencer Hotel - Portland Portland location
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            Hotel Address:

            409 Sw 11Th Ave, Portland, United States, 97205

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Portland
              1700 ft
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Portland Art Museum
              2300 ft
            • Portland Union Station
              3000 ft
            • Bus stop
              700 ft
            Restaurants
            • Jake's Famous Crawfish (cuisine: American)
              300 ft
            • Kenny and Zuke's Delicatessen
              200 ft
            Parks
            • Tom McCall Waterfront Park
              400 ft
            Ski areas
            • Mt. Hood Ski Bowl
              1.2 mi
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of floors:
              6
            • Number of rooms:
              102

            The Mark Spencer Hotel Location

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            What's nearby

            Convention centers

            Shopping areas

            • Powell's City of Books - 400 ft

            Amusement

            • Games Inc - 400 ft
            • Ground Kontrol - 400 ft
            • MT Hood Skibowl America's - 400 ft

            Historical sites

            Museums

            • Oregon Symphony - 400 ft
            • Literary Arts Inc - 700 ft
            • Pica - 700 ft
            • Portland Area Theater Alliance - 700 ft
            • EF Education - 1000 ft
            • Museum of Contemporary Craft - 1400 ft
            • Chamber Music Northwest - 1400 ft

            Halls

            • Tiffany Center - 1000 ft
            • Scottish Rite Ctr - 1000 ft
            • Roseland Theater - 1400 ft

            Universities, Institutes

            • College of Legal Arts - 1000 ft
            • Heald College Schools-Business - 1000 ft
            • Beau Monde College-Hair Design - 1400 ft

            Public parking

            Local attractions

            • Oneonta Gorge - 1.0 mi
              Portland, OR
            • Portland Japanese Garden - 1.2 mi
              611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland
            • Oregon Museum of Science and Industry - 1.2 mi
              1945 SE Water Avenue, Portland
            • International Rose Test Garden - 1.2 mi
              400 Southwest Kingston Avenue, Portland
            • Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - 1.3 mi
              50000 E. Columbia River Hwy, Portland

            Near the hotel

            • Tom McCall Waterfront Park - 400 ft
              Front Avenue, Portland
            • Multnomah County Central Library - 1100 ft
              801 Southwest 10th Avenue, Portland
            • Museum of Contemporary Craft - 1400 ft
              724 Northwest Davis Street, Portland
            • U.S. Bancorp Tower - 1800 ft
              111 Southwest Fifth Avenue, Portland
            • First Presbyterian Church - 600 ft
              1200 Southwest Alder St, Portland
            • Pearl District - 1500 ft
              404 NW 10th Ave LL1, Portland
            • Pioneer Courthouse - 1600 ft
              555 Southwest Yamhill St, Portland

            Restaurants nearby

            • Jake's Famous Crawfish - 300 ft

              Address: 401 SW 12th Ave
              Phone: 503-226-1419

              71% likes this, based on 713 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: USD 10 - USD 40

            • Clyde Common - 200 ft

              Address: 1014 SW Stark St
              Phone: (503) 228-3333

              74% likes this, based on 214 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: USD 16 - USD 31

            • The Roxy - 100 ft

              Address: 1121 SW Stark St
              Phone: 503-223-9160

              72% likes this, based on 42 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: USD 2 - USD 21

            • Kenny and Zuke's Delicatessen - 200 ft

              Address: 1038 Southwest Stark Street
              Phone: 503-222-DELI

              67% likes this, based on 267 reviews

            • Peet's Coffee & Tea - 100 ft

              Address: 508 SW Broadway
              Phone: 503-973-5540

              70% likes this, based on 37 reviews
              Price Range: USD 5 - USD 10

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of floors:
              6
            • Number of rooms:
              102
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            The Mark Spencer Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Mark Spencer Hotel

            Average guest rating

            8.2out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 118 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Location
            8.0
            Service
            8.7
            Value
            9.0
            Rooms
            7.5

            Guest reviews

            • Group of friends
              9.2

              I liked the size of the room, the shower supplies were nice. bed was very comfortable

              the room needed to be aired out at arrival. Opened the window and this fixed the smell.

            • Single
              8.2

              I liked the kitchenette and the design of the rooms. I liked the separate bedroom from the bathroom, living room and kitchenette. The only problem I had was with the tv. I rented a movie and 3 or 4 times the movie became disconnected and I had to figure out how to re-connect myself with the movie in the place where it had stopped.

              See the above about the tv and movie experience.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Wine and appetizers, Breakfast buffet was very good and social atmosphere was quite nice

              room next to elevator, carpet need to be up dated

            • Family with children
              7.0

              Easy to get to, you can walk almost anywhere from here.

              The breakfast was adequate, nothing great. The room was fine although a bit dated, especially the bathroom. The neighborhood is rather rundown and although you can walk anywhere from here, it seems it is in homeless central.

            • Single
              9.6

              Great location! Coffee & tea available in the lobby. Room was comfortable and clean.

              The information about the hotel is on tv, rather than in print form.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              We have stayed at the Mark Spencer before and love everything about it. The breakfast is incredibly generous- the staff is perfectly helpful and accomodating. The location is amazing- everything is within walking distance. The suites are especially nice- Standard rooms are minimal and tiny. When you go be sure to reserve either executive or junior suite instead of standard room- you will not be disapointed.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              Room / suite was nice; well appointed. Not fancy, but nice for the price. Great location. Friendly staff.

              Had to pay for parking

            • Family with children
              9.2

              Unique, loved the location and view from the 6th floor. Street parking was easy. Walked to everything in town. Ny Times a great treat. Rooms were clean and simple.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The staff is kind and attentive. I asked for non-feather pillows, and they were waiting for us on the bed. The afternoon cookies are wonderful! We love that the hotel is right down the street from Powell's. This was our third stay in the hotel.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              The hotel staff was incredibly helpful. They made great suggestions for places to go on rainy days in Portland and are super friendly. One of the staff helped give thorough instructions on how to get to the Forest Park. It didn't occur to me that it would be a different route coming back to the hotel due to the "one way" streets and so he printed out a map for me to show me how to get back without my asking. I also like the complimentary breakfast as well as the afternoon tea and cookies! The location of the hotel is perfectly situated in the old part of downtown so you're surrounded by great character buildings and a number of eateries and pubs. The Powell's bookstore is just a block away! This isn't a luxury hotel but it was very clean and an overall great place to stay. Every room has it's own kitchen..very convenient.

              The furniture is dated. The walls are a little too thin so you can hear your neighbors closing doors or taking showers. But I'd definitely stay there again based on a lot of other good things this hotel has to offer.

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              The staff and accomodations were very nice and the location couldn't have been better. We slept very well.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              location. It was near the trolley, Powells, and good restaurants.

              a terrible smell in the elevator.

            • Group of friends
              7.4

              The location is great, the rooms were super clean and the staff was excellent! Lena helped locate the art gallery and restaurant. Very professional and proficient.

            • Single
              10.0

              The convenience of a little kitchen, on the streetcar line, very close to The Pearl District and Stumptown Coffee. Oh, and free wifi for guests. Bright and lovely studio room for 1 or 2 is Unit 206.

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Loved the location to the Pearl District and downtown easy to get to public transportation liked the kitchenette in the room enjoyed the public areas of hotel--enjoyed the breakfast and excellent coffee--very helpful front desk

            How to reach hotel

            hotel The Mark Spencer Hotel - Portland Portland location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            409 Sw 11Th Ave, Portland, United States, 97205

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Portland
              1700 ft
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Portland Art Museum
              2300 ft
            • Portland Union Station
              3000 ft
            • Bus stop
              700 ft
            Restaurants
            • Jake's Famous Crawfish (cuisine: American)
              300 ft
            • Kenny and Zuke's Delicatessen
              200 ft
            Parks
            • Tom McCall Waterfront Park
              400 ft
            Ski areas
            • Mt. Hood Ski Bowl
              1.2 mi
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of floors:
              6
            • Number of rooms:
              102