We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Mark Spencer Hotel

Show Prices
#11 of 138 Hotels in Portland
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Mark Spencer Hotel
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

1,261 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,221: English reviews
Start your review of Mark Spencer Hotel
 Click to rate
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Near restaurants, museum, Powell's bookstore, Deschutes Brewery, and other retail. Great room and pet-friendly. The staff was very helpful. Easy access to interstates. We'll definitely be back next time we're in Portland.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank juliagA4630ZX
Bellevue
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is more like a guesthouse because it is smaller than large hotels. The rooms are fantastic and clean. The hotel staff is extremely friendly and accommodative. The location is right in the city centre with easy access to restaurants/public transportation. Absolutely no complaints. They even let us check in early and check out late.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank madhavikag
Kansas City
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice clean updated room. Location is walking distance to everything and nearby the streetcar as well. Hotel was quiet at night. Staff was welcoming. There was even a happy hour wine tasting daily. This is the perfect spot to stay in Portland.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jshalpin
Brooklyn
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location, boutique experience, nice rooms. A little loud on weekend nights because of nearby nightlife (but I slept fine!). I'm a book nerd, so easy access to Powell's was crucial. Blue Star donuts is around the corner, and Voodoo is a close walk, plus easy access to breweries and great coffee shops like Heart and Case Study.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank 758leahr
Beirut
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel has a very warm ambiance to it. Its location between the Pearl district and Pioneer square makes it perfect for a fine dining experience and for shopping. It is also close to public transportation.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Samer H
Bellevue
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed my experience at the Mark Spencer. The rooms were immaculately cleaned and comfortable. The kitchen area in the room had dishes, pots and pans . . . everything I needed to make a meal. The view from my room was also incredible. Thank you!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank richardmI4679UL
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My college daughter and I spent two nights. The hotel is family owned, all recently remodeled, darling, clean and in THE BEST LOCATION!! We walked to everything, day and night. Loved the neighborhood. We had a King Suite (free upgrade) that I could live in, lovely kitchen, bath, sitting area, bedroom! I worked out in the gym, very nice. Enjoyed...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank kris b
Seattle
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very convenient location in very comfortable rooms. We love the updates the rooms have all undergone and we love being able to walk to restaurants, shops, and Powell's Books! We will be back and next time will bring the doggie. I was unaware that this was a dog friendly hotel and love that we can bring the dog on a...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank michellemD6342LN
Jackson, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One block from Powells Bookstore and the Pearl District. Be sure to take advantage of the many food trucks in the city. The hotel is about a 20 minute walk to river park and all it has to offer. Fascinating city.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank JacksonCAGal
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is in an excellent area for dining and shopping. The hotel has nice perks like cookies and tea in the afternoon, wine tasting, and breakfast. The rooms were very clean and the beds were on the soft side but comfortable.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Q2865FCsarah

253 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (231)
Viewed
Room/Suite (98)
Viewed
Bathroom (18)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (42)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Other (63)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (22)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Portland hotels
Downtown
Kimpton Hotel Vintage Portland
Downtown
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland
Downtown
Sentinel
Sentinel
#7 of 138 in Portland
1,323 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Hotel deLuxe
#4 of 138 in Portland
2,674 reviews
Downtown
Hotel Lucia
Hotel Lucia
#15 of 138 in Portland
1,275 reviews
Downtown
Paramount Hotel
Paramount Hotel
#8 of 138 in Portland
1,141 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the world of hospitality, there are a few unexpected places in which timeless European flair, cultured style and Old World courtesy are vibrantly alive. These lasting impressions are also accompanied by a profound respect for another very precious aspect: your comfort. Welcome to The Mark Spencer Hotel, an exceptional value in the hub of the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mark Spencer Hotel

Address: 409 SW 11th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2603
Region: United States > Oregon > Portland > Downtown
Price Range: $230 - $439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mark Spencer Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 101
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, Hotels.com, Travelocity and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Mark Spencer Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Mark Spencer Hotel Portland
Mark Spencer Portland
Hotel Style:
#22 Romantic Hotel in Portland
#22 Family Hotel in Portland
#25 Business Hotel in Portland
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Mark Spencer Hotel staff and other travellers.
9 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (9)

Questions? Get answers from Mark Spencer Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Apartment rooms at Washington Plaza annex are excellent for longer stay and more space. Inner rooms there are much quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Rebecca_travelsaway, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The hotel has a variety of room sizes to choose from.”
 of 5 bubbles F7631BYjimh, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a corner king, and although the street car was below us, didn't keep us awake!”
  • Sitting area of room
  • You do have a great view and visa versa into other rooms!
  • Little kitchen area
 of 5 bubbles Krisinseattle, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Then suites are super nice. Ask for one that faces the street.”
 of 5 bubbles deborahk0, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Corner suites on 3rd floor or above are large, well appointed and have great views.”
 of 5 bubbles georgehU7462FG, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
5 of 5