Accommodations: Where to Stay in Portland

The following accommodations offer discounts to the Reed community; to receive the discounted rate, reservations must be made directly with the hotels at the phone numbers listed below, rather than through travel vendors, services, agencies or Reed affiliates.

East Side

West Side

Out of Town

East Side

14- 20 minutes to Reed College

Hotel Eastlund

1021 NE Grand Avenue
Reservations: 503/235-2100
Reed Rate: $159 standard king valid Jan.-March and Nov.-December; $189 April-October
$179 double queen valid Jan.-March and Nov.-December; $209 April-October
Reed Rate Code: REED ( in the corporate field or call number above)
Tax: 15.3%

Welcome to Hotel Eastlund, where modern design melds with easy comfort. Set in the heart of Portland’s dynamic Lloyd District, enjoy a stylish 4-star, boutique environment filled with thoughtful amenities to delight at every turn. Featuring 168 California Kings and double Queens, guestrooms have floor to ceiling windows and are equipped with down pillows and blankets, 40” Smart HD TV, refrigerator, Keurig coffee maker, safe, iron & ironing board and complimentary Wi-Fi. State-of-the-art 24-hr Fitness Center and Business Center are onsite. Dine in style at Altabira City Tavern, taking in panoramic views from the city’s largest rooftop patio restaurant. Relax in Citizen Baker Café, an artisan bakery offering a gourmet coffee bar, breads and pastries, creative soups, salads and sandwiches. Hotel Eastlund is located near the Oregon Convention Center and Moda Center, and within walking distance to premier shopping, restaurants, breweries, distilleries and more. MAX Light Rail and Portland Streetcar adjacent, with easy access to Reed College by car via Martin Luther King Jr. Expressway. Discounted valet parking is $15 with unlimited in/out privileges.

Radisson Hotel Portland Airport

6233 NE 78th Court
Reservations: 503/251-2000 or 800/333-3333, ask for the Reed College rate
Reed’s rate code: T-23907
Reed’s rate: $124 deluxe park and stay with breakfast, valid January-April and October-December.
$139 May-September.
Ask the front desk when checking in about An Evening at Lakeside that includes guest room and dining upgrades for an additional fee.
Tax: 15.3%

The Radisson Hotel, minutes from the Portland Airport and adjacent to Colwood National Golf Course, features choice of Sleep Number beds by Select Comfort, traditional firm or plush pillow top mattress, complimentary wireless high-speed internet and business center, 24-hour airport shuttle, flight-departure screens in lobby, complimentary daily newspaper and morning coffee in lobby, the Lakeside Bar & Grill, fitness room, and a gift shop. All recently renovated guest rooms are nonsmoking and include microwave, coffee maker, hairdryer, iron, refrigerators, and ironing board. Radisson Club Carlson and Radisson Rewards points award program available.

10–20 minutes to Reed College

Monarch Hotel & Conference Center

12566 SE 83rd Ave. Clackamas
503/652-1515 or 800/492-8700
Reed’s rate code: Reed College
Reed’s rate: $115 valid Jan.-May and Oct.-December
$145 valid from June-September
Tax: 7.8%

The Monarch Hotel features the following complimentary in-room amenities: 32" flat-screen TVs, refrigerators, irons, and ironing boards, Serta pillowtop beds with Fireblocker, coffee makers and hairdryers. Services include in-house laundry and one-day valet service, on-site restaurant/lounge and gift shop, complimentary WiFi throughout the hotel, free parking, and 24-hour airport shuttle, Enterprise Rent-A-Car delivery, and seasonally heated swimming pool. In addition, the Monarch offers a shuttle to the Clackamas Town Center shopping mall, MAX yellow line, as well as guest discount passes to the nearby Eastside Athletic Club.

H.I. Portland Hawthorne Hostel

3031 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Reservations: 503/236-3380 or 866/447-3031
Member rates: $27-$38 dorm room; $68-$75 private room depending on the season; non-H.I members add $3 per adult.  *No discounts other than hostel member discount apply.
Tax: 15.3%

One of Portland's most popular neighborhoods, the Hawthorne District, is known for quaint eateries, coffeehouses, and shops. The hostel, located in the midst of the district, is five minutes to Reed College by car; Tri-Met Bus #75 is also a quick and direct ride.

Evermore Guesthouse

3860 SE Clinton Street
Reservations: 503/206-6509 or 877/600-6509
Reed rate: 10% discount off rates listed on the website, request when reserving.
Tax: 15.3%

The Evermore is a beautiful & historic 1909 Arts & Crafts Inn, located a short walk to a nationally acclaimed restaurant scene in the Division / Clinton neighborhood. The guest rooms and bathrooms have all been extensively restored, keeping the best of Old Portland warmth while incorporating modern conveniences such as fast wi-fi, luxurious beds, ample water pressure, and endless hot water. Private off-street parking is included, as well as a continental breakfast, guest computer and use of the kitchen. Friendly staff are available to help or just chat, yet you will feel like it is your space while here, an optimal balance of hospitality and privacy.

Bluebird Guesthouse

3517 SE Division Street
Reservations: 503/235-3089 or 866-717-4333
Reed rate : 10% discount off rates listed on website, request when reserving.
Tax: 15.3%

A sister Inn to the Evermore, the Bluebird intelligently combines Old Portland warmth with modern amenities to create a true Portland experience in a classic 1910 Arts & Crafts house. Forget any antiquated notions of over-bearing hosts, the friendly staff is available for any requests and you will feel like it is your space - an optimal balance of hospitality and privacy. Well reviewed, affordable, and steps to the amazing Division/Clinton restaurant scene. Modern amenities include fast wi-fi, guest computer, luxury beds, continental breakfast and use of the kitchen.

West Side

15–20 minutes to Reed College

Benson Hotel

309 SW Broadway
Reservations: 503/295-4120 or 800/523-6766
Reed’s rate code: Reed College
Reed rate: $174 deluxe king/double; $224 Jr. suite year-round
Tax: 15.3%

The Benson Hotel, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is a Portland landmark and a timeless tribute to its founder and designer, Simon Benson. Carefully nurtured for more than a century, the stately hotel retains the opulence for which it is world-famous. Enter the elegant lobby and find Paonazzo marble, Circassian walnut, and ornate, soaring ceilings illuminated with Austrian crystal chandeliers. The Benson features 287 guest rooms and suites. The hotel’s superb location puts you within walking distance to all of the shopping, dining, and entertainment of the Pearl District, Pioneer Square, and downtown. Enjoy Les Clef d’Or concierge service, complimentary high-speed Internet access, complimentary 24-hour fitness facility, morning coffee and choice of newspapers in the lobby and two restaurants with private dining rooms. On-site parking is $40 nightly.

Heathman Hotel

1001 SW Broadway
Reservations: 503/241-4100
Reed’s rate code: RCR
Reed rate: $179 king, $229 suites valid Jan.-May, and Nov.-December
$185 king, $249 suites valid June-October
Tax: 15.3%

In the heart of downtown Portland near shopping, restaurants, and art venues, the Heathman Hotel was listed as Travel & Leisure magazine's "Top 500 Hotels in the World" and Condé Nast Traveler's "Gold List, World's Best Places to Stay." The hotel features a curated mezzanine gallery, original art in each guest room, custom linens and much more. Services and amenities include cutting-edge Personal Concierge Concept; complimentary high-speed internet; in-room French press coffee and tea; fitness center; morning newspaper and wine hour Monday–Thursday in their mezzanine library from 5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m. Additionally the hotel offers a restaurant, 24 hour room service, and a historic tea court with seasonal afternoon tea and jazz performances Wednesday–Saturday. Onsite parking is $44 nightly.

Mark Spencer Hotel/Washington Plaza Annex

409 SW 11th Avenue
Reservations: 503/224-3293
Reed’s rate code: REED/REED
Reed Rate: $159 Standard rooms, $189 executive suites valid Jan.-May and Nov.-December
$199 standard, $229 executive suites valid June-October

Washington Plaza Annex studios: $119, year-round
Washington Plaza Annex One bedrooms: $129, year-round
Tax: 15.3%

The Mark Spencer Hotel, built in 1907, adds a piece of history to Portland’s newest neighborhood, the West End District. This family-owned hotel is steps away from Powell’s Books, renowned restaurants and retailers, and the MAX and Streetcar lines. Newly renovated guest rooms include a combination of contemporary design and historic architecture. Beautifully appointed kitchens are available in select rooms. Hotel guests receive personalized service at this one of a kind boutique hotel. Daily continental breakfast, afternoon tea and fresh-baked cookies, evening local wine and cheese tasting and complimentary wireless internet is just the beginning. Come stay with us and see what it’s like to “Stay like a Local”. On-site parking is $25 nightly, half price for Hybrids.

Washington Plaza Annex is the perfect option for budget-conscious travelers. Located just around the corner from the Mark Spencer Hotel with a private entrance located between 11th and 12th on Washington Street, this satellite property offers spacious Studio and One Bedroom units with full kitchens and private baths. Guests of Washington Plaza receive full amenities that the main hotel offers, including continental breakfast, afternoon tea, and evening wine tasting. Rates for extended stays are offered.

Sentinel Hotel

614 SW 11th Avenue
Reservations: 503/224-3400
Reed’s rate code: RCR Reed College Negotiated Rate | Sentinel
Reed rate: $229 Deluxe King valid June-October; $179 valid November-May
Parlor Suites available at discounted rates upon request and availability 
Tax: 15.3%

Named for the Sentinels adorning its roofline, Sentinel calls to the makers, thinkers, and doers who flock to Portland for artistic and entrepreneurial inspirations. Ideally situated in the heart of downtown, in Portland’s vibrant West End neighborhood, Sentinel is surrounded by visionary retailers, award-winning culinary outposts and entertainment hot spots. At Sentinel, our food and drink offerings are inspired and created by some of Portland’s most noted craftspeople, Jake’s Grill is an American classic, while Jackknife Bar is renowned for its expertly crafted cocktails. Domaine Serene Wine Lounge beckons wine lovers to discover the award-winning wines of this acclaimed Dundee Hills purveyor. Additional service and amenities include complimentary wireless internet, 24-hour fitness suite, morning coffee & tea in the lobby, Shinola Bicycle rentals and a nighty beverage offering.  Valet parking is available at a nightly fee of $45.00.

Paramount Hotel

808 SW Taylor
Reservations: 503/223-9900
Reed’s rate code: Reed College
Reed rate: $159 deluxe room, $174 executive suite valid Jan.- May and Sept.- December
$189 deluxe and $204 executive guestrooms valid June -August.
Tax: 15.3%

Overlooking Director Park, The Paramount Hotel is located amidst the beautiful Park Blocks in the heart of downtown Portland. This boutique hotel offers modern amenities, stellar views of the hills and surrounding cityscape, and is within walking distance of theaters, museums, shopping, and many of Portland’s finest restaurants. Accessible by light rail, streetcar, or car, The Paramount features complimentary wireless Internet access, 24-hour business center, 24-hour fitness center, and concierge services. All guest rooms are large and spacious, feature plush pillow-top beds, personal refrigerators, large work desks, and expansive granite bathroom counters. Standard amenities include 37-inch flat-screen LCD TV's, in-room movies, one-touch coffeemakers with Starbucks Coffee & Tazo Tea, hairdryers, irons, weekday newspaper delivery. On-site parking is $39 nightly.

10 minutes to Reed College

River's Edge Hotel & Spa

0455 SW Hamilton Court
Reservations: 503/802-5800 or 888/556-4402
Reed rate: $165 urban/river king June;  
$181 July-September; $145 October-December
Tax: 15.3%

Nestled on the edge of the South Waterfront District on the Willamette, the River's Edge Hotel and Spa offer a boutique hotel experience at family-friendly rates. Newly renovated with a Scandinavian chic vibe, the hotel is within minutes to Reed College and the downtown area. Pamper yourself or burn away the day’s stress at the 13,000 square foot exclusive on-site Spa and full-service Fitness Center or take a walk along the 2.5 mile trail outside our front door. Enjoy riverside dining at Rosswood restaurant, open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and happy hour as well as Sunday brunch. River’s Edge Hotel & Spa also offers courtesy transportation within 3 miles of the hotel on the west side of the river, 24 -hour room service and complimentary wireless internet. AAA 4 Diamond rating. On-site parking is $30 nightly.

Out of Town

60 minutes to Reed College

The Resort at the Mountain

68010 E. Fairway Ave. Welches, OR
Reservations: 503/622-3101
Reed’s rate code: Available by calling the number listed above and asking for the Government/University rate: Reservations are subject to availability and a $20 resort fee applies.
Tax: 7.8%

Nestled in the western highlands of Mt. Hood, just an hour southeast of Portland, The Resort at the Mountain is a premiere Oregon golf, ski and meeting resort. With a unique ambiance, exceptional service and natural beauty, The Resort offers a wonderful array of experiences for couples, families, outdoor enthusiasts and meeting or event groups. Newly renovated guest rooms feature furnishings including Simmons Black Beverly Hills Plush memory foam beds and upgraded linens, 42" plasma televisions, honor bars and other amenities. The Resort at the Mountain offers 27 holes of golf, two restaurants/bars on property, a gift shop, year-round outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, 24 hour room service, free overnight parking and some pet friendly rooms. The Resort also offers a full-service spa and close proximity to three ski resorts.

Getting Around

Reed College is located in southeast Portland's Eastmoreland neighborhood, five miles from the city center and 12 miles from Portland International Airport.

Portland streets are divided east and west by the Willamette River, and north and south by Burnside Street. Central southwest city blocks are referred to as the downtown area.

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