This artsy downtown Portland outpost of the Kimpton-operated Monaco boutique-hotel brand offers eclectic textiles and patterns, bright spaces and bold colors, quirky amenities like complimentary companion goldfish for your room, and the overall sense that staying here is a lot of fun. In these roomy accommodations (the majority of them suites), birds in flight paper the ivory-colored guest-room walls, auburn hexagons carpet the floor, and multicolored tartan decorates
the headboard. A staff dog serves as greeter on the weekends, and guest pets receive treat baskets, beds, and water bowls. Human guests receive a discount at Dosha Spa on the first floor, and there's a complimentary wine reception every evening in the lobby. Service is top-notch, delivering yoga mats and forgotten travel items on request.