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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 28 July 2015

As another reviewer mentioned - it's an Econo Lodge, not the Ritz Carlton. For under $200 in the city, it was the perfect match for us. Our stay was for one night before traveling to the coast and we found it to be clean, comfortable, and ideally located. The college campus nearby was a pleasure to stroll through on our...

2Thank OhioBeachBum
Reviewed 14 July 2015

My wife and two daughters spent three nights at the Econo Lodge on our trip to Portland The best part of the hotel is it's location very close to the MAX light rail, the Street Car, food trucks, and PSU. The price was right as well (we stayed for $140/night). The neighborhood was quiet when we stayed though I felt...

2Thank David S
Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We were here on July 4th during the blues festival so naturally all of the hotels raised their prices for this weekend. Felt overcharged as this is a real basic hotel with a limited continental breakfast in the lobby with one table only. A $10 charge for parking felt like we were ripped off a bit as in the other...

1Thank Rob975
Portland oregon
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Many many times we have stayed at this Econolodge. Cindy, the manager is the best, All the staff is excellent. All do their very best to assure a comfortable stay. Over the four years we have stayed there when in Portland There have many changes for the better and will be more. There is hot tub and a sauna conveniently...

1Thank hummingbird1942
Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Great location and a low rate. The hotel is pretty standard but What you'd expect from an econo lodge. The room could have been cleaned with a little more detail, but it wasn't incredibly bothersome. There was some mildew on the shower walls. Free wifi, but it was very slow and we had trouble connecting more than one device at...

Thank Malorie G
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Basic no frills room downtown near Portland State U, with $10 day parking, continental breakfast (bagel, toast, oj, coffee, muffin, banana), coffee in room, cable, flat screen tv. Pros: great shower pressure, safe, near public trans, fast & free Wi-Fi, good lighting, nice staff. Cons: bed tilted to center and weak, towels & pillows are thin, soap/shampoo will take your...

Thank OCleryWaters
Jersey City
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Well maintained property (the owner was sweeping the parking lot when we arrived). Very friendly and helpful staff. The rooms were clean, and nothing was in need of replacement. Comfortable beds, wide screen tv, large fridge. Well situated too, easy to get downtown via car or public transportation.

1Thank jerseyken
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 28 May 2015

First of all, excellent location in the university area of DT Portland, very close to transit, walking distance all throughout downtown. Very clean, bright rooms, grounds are fresh looking and appealing. Staff were very helpful. Food Carts directly across the street for variety and eats all day and late in to the evening. Quiet and very safe feeling. A delightful...

Thank kaolayor
Reviewed 21 May 2015

It's in a great location. We found it clean and comfortable. Even on the bottom floor we didn't find it noisy at all. The continental breakfast was sparse but worked for us. It was great to have the fridge, coffee maker and microwave in our room. The free wifi was a bonus and the $10 parking fee was acceptable. The...

1Thank VicGirl
Reviewed 12 April 2015

I read all the reviews for the last year at this place and it booked it. It all depends on what kind of person you're. If you're a cheapskate, this might be a really good choice for you. Including taxes, it will cost you $125 a night. It is clean, not immaculate clean, but it's clean. If you want to...

3Thank js2952

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Econo Lodge City Center is located near PSU, and walking distance to the downtown area. We are 1.5 miles from OHSU, VA Hospital, Doernbecher, Shriner's Children Hospital and the Casey Eye Institute. We are 4 blocks from the Keller Auditorium, where they have musicals, operas, and concerts. Public transportation is within 2 blocks from us. We have 25 of the famous food trucks located across the street from us. Our rooms are not fancy, but we are clean and comfortable with 42" TVs, microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, iron/board, and have complimentary wifi and a continental breakfast to get you started in the morning. We pride ourselves with our customer service; we want you to enjoy your stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge City Center

Address: 1889 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201-5303 (Formerly Fourth Avenue Motel)
Region: United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
Price Range: $174 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge City Center 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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Econo Lodge Hotel Portland
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Portland Econo Lodge
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“Get a ground Floor Room and avoid lugging your bags upstairs”
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“second floor rooms are not accessible.”
 of 5 bubbles brandonq14, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for ground floor if you need elevator as there isn't one . It was surprisingly quiet . Small hotel .”
 of 5 bubbles Susan760, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Second floor gets away from any parking lot level noise.”
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