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The Best Hotels With a View in Portland

Deanna deBara | April 27, 2018

In Portland, no matter where you look there’s something gorgeous on the horizon, whether it’s the city skyline, the riverfront, or the Cascade Mountains. The views in Portland are truly breathtaking, and the best way to experience them when you visit the city? A room with a view, of course.

Here are the five hotels in Portland where you can enjoy the best views of the city - without ever leaving the comfort of your room:


The Nines

Why it made the list

At The Nines Hotel, you get options when it comes to your views. You can choose a room with excellent views of the city or, if you prefer something a little out of the box, request a room with an atrium view, where you can look down on the hotel’s impressive open-air lobby and restaurants.

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Hilton Vancouver Washington

Why it made the list

One of the hotels with the best views in Portland isn’t actually in Portland. Located right across the Washington border in Vancouver, Hilton Vancouver Washington has a third-floor pool area that offers incredible views of the city, and some of the guestrooms look out on the Columbia river.

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The Paramount Hotel

Why it made the list

The Paramount Hotel not only has great views of the city, but of Director Park, a half-acre urban park that features art, fountains, and a glass canopy that’s illuminated at night. Request a parkside room with a private balcony for the best views.

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Red Lion Hotel on the River–Jantzen Beach

Why it made the list

With a name that includes “hotel on the river,” river views are pretty much a given at Red Lion Hotel on The River - Jantzen Beach. But in addition to amazing views of the Columbia River, you also get epic views of Mt. St. Helens and Mt. Hood.

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RiverPlace Hotel

Why it made the list

Located right on the waterfront in downtown Portland, Kimpton RiverPlace hotel has what many travelers consider the most to-die-for views in the entire city. With views of the harbor and the city’s iconic bridges, the vista you’ll enjoy from your room will make you want to spend your entire stay stationed by the window.

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