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Recommended gay friendly hotels in Portland

There are so many places to stay in Portland, Oregon, and at GayMapper, we want to make sure you get great value and a good experience, so check our recommendations below for Gay Friendly hotels. As an LGBTQ+ traveller, it's important to stay somewhere welcoming, with great value and maybe near to gay venues. Treat yourself to a luxury hotel or stay budget and spend what you save on partying! Please support GayMapper by checking out our hotel deals in Portland, Oregon as this helps us to keep the site updated with all this useful information!


2* HI Portland NW Hostel

If you're visiting Portland on a strict budget, then this gay friendly hostel could be just for you. Offering complimentary breakfast featuring fresh hand-rolled bagels with spreads and beverages, this hostel is just a 10-minute walk from Portland's Pearl District and the gay nightlife. Free WiFi access is available at HI - Portland Northwest Hostel. Mixed dormitory rooms, female-only dormitory rooms, male-only dormitory rooms, as well as individual private rooms are available here. Each room comes with linens, and a shared bathroom. The dormitory rooms offer individual lockers. Guests have the option to prepare their own meals thanks to a shared, fully equipped kitchen. Laundry facilities, bicycle rentals, and a 24-hour front desk are all available on site. A number of dining options are within a 12-minute walk. HI - Portland Northwest Hostel is 2 km from Portland's International Rose Garden, 4 km from the Oregon Zoo, and 1.5 km from the city centre. Portland Union Train Station is a 4-minute drive, and Portland International Airport is 23 km from the hostel.

2* Harlow Hotel

Travelers and locals alike choose the Harlow Hotel for its stunning architectural features, modern amenities and terrific location in Portland's thriving Pearl District. Offering air-conditioned rooms in the Pearl District district of Portland, Harlow Hotel is within easy reach of the gay nightlife and 600 m from Lan Su Chinese Garden. The property is set 1.8 km from Moda Center, 1.9 km from Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park and 2.1 km from Portland State University. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk as well as free WiFi throughout the property. At the hotel all rooms are equipped with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. Popular points of interest near Harlow Hotel include Powell's City of Books, Portland Art Museum and Oregon Convention Center. The nearest airport is Portland International Airport, 10 km from the accommodation.

3* Hampton Inn Pearl District

The gay friendly Hampton Inn hotel near Portland's vibrant Pearl District offers daily hot breakfast, complimentary WiFi, and a clean a fresh Hampton bed. Hampton Inn And Suites By Hilton Portland-Pearl District features a fitness centre and indoor saline pool. Each guest room at this hotel includes a refrigerator, 42-inch LCD TV, and complimentary WiFi. You will find a 24-hour front desk, business centre, and meeting space at the property. Guests can enjoy the rooftop patio. An on-the-go breakfast is offered to guests daily. Guests can also enjoy a meal at nearby Portland's Brewery. Offering various snack options, The Suite Shop is also located at the property and is open 24 hours daily. Voodoo Doughnuts is 400 m from Hampton Inn And Suites By Hilton Portland-Pearl District, while Lan Su Chinese Garden is 500 m from the property. Portland International Airport is 10 km away.Tom McCall Waterfront Park is within short walking distance of the Hampton Inn and Suites.

3* Mark Spencer Hotel

This gay friendly, vibrant arts hotel is located 1 minutes' walk from Portland's Pearl District, this boutique hotel is mere steps from all that Downtown Portland has to offer. A 24-hour fitness centre is located on site. City guides and maps are available for guests. Offering free WiFi, each guest room at The Mark Spencer Hotel Portland is also equipped with an iron and ironing board and many have full kitchenettes with cook tops, microwaves, coffee makers, toasters and full sets of dishware. Cable TV is included. Guests of Mark Spencer Hotel can have access to a free copy of The New York Times located in our lobby each day. Room service is available from the local family-friendly restaurant, Cheryl's on 12th. Upon check-in, guests receive the West End Passport which provides them with exclusive discounts to nearby restaurants and retail outlets. Also, Whole Foods Grocery is just a couple of blocks from our front door. The Mark Spencer is 2-minute walk to Powell's Books, the world's largest new and used bookstore. The Portland Japanese Garden is 3.2 km away. There is a Portland street car stop close to the hotel, while the MAX Station, various bus stops, and free bicycle rentals are also located nearby.

3* The Society Hotel

Located in Downtown Portland, not far from the gay nightlife, this hip and minimalist hotel features a cafe, rooftop deck, hostel-style bunk and hotel room accommodations. The Society Hotel features budget accommodation with a terrace and a bar and is located 800 m from Powell's City of Books and 1.3 km from Oregon Convention Center. Attractions in the area include Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park, 1.3 km away, or Portland Art Museum, situated 1.6 km from the property. At the hotel you will find a restaurant serving American cuisine. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can help guests with any queries that they may have. Portland State University is 2 km from The Society Hotel, while The Rose Garden Arena is 2 km away. The nearest airport is Portland International Airport, 14 km from the property.

4* Hotel Rose - Staypineapple

Hotel Rose, a Staypineapple hotel, is a funky and gay friendly choice in Portland boutique hotels, located directly across from Tom McCall Waterfront Park on the beautiful Willamette River. The gay bars and nightlife of Portland are conveniently close by. This contemporary hotel features a 24-hour reception. All rooms include free Wi-Fi and bottled water A flat-screen TV with extended cable channels is provided in each air-conditioned guest room at Hotel Rose. Rooms also offer a gourmet coffee machine, a work desk, and an en suite bathroom with free toiletries. Guests can also work out in the on-site fitness centre, or take advantage of complimentary bicycle rentals to explore the city of Portland. The Rose Quarter sports and entertainment district is 3.2 km away from this hotel. Portland International Airport (PDX) is 17 minutes' drive away.

4* Hotel Vance Portland

Hotel Vance (formerly Radisson RED) invites innovation and stimulate productivity. This is a place for fresh ideas. We cultivate inspiration through the integration of Portland’s vibrant culture and a modern sense of creativity with the ambition of tomorrow’s breakthrough. Brand New hotel with clean guest rooms, complimentary WiFi, unique meeting and event spaces . On-site Starbucks, 24-hour fitness center. The units at the hotel come with a seating area. At Hotel Vance, Portland, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel every room has a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. Popular points of interest near Hotel Vance, Portland, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel include Portland State University, Portland Art Museum and Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park. The nearest airport is Portland International Airport, 11 km from the hotel.

4* Hotel deLuxe

A member of the refined Provenance Hotels collection, this glamorous boutique hotel in Providence Park, Portland provides the perfect base for your stay. This gay friendly hotel boasts an on-site restaurant and offers spacious rooms with a flat-screen TV and living area. Complimentary fitness class passes are available at the front desk. Every room at Hotel Deluxe features warm colors and traditional decor. Guests can enjoy the property's signature Well & Fit kit in their room, which includes a yoga mat, resistance bands, weights, core ball, and a tablet pre-loaded with fitness videos. A large desk and a Bluetooth clock player are provided next to the seating area. Wi-Fi is also available. The Deluxe Hotel fine-dining restaurant, Gracie's, features Pacific Northwest cuisine and is open all day. Afternoon tea is also available at the restaurant. In the evenings, guests may choose to sip on specialty cocktails in the Driftwood Room. Guests can borrow bicycles at Hotel Deluxe to explore the city. Additional signature amenities include a spiritual book library, tasting receptions every Wednesday from 17:00 until 18:00, and pet amenities. This hotel is a 4-minute drive from Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall and the Portland Art Museum. Portland State University is 2.4 km away.

4* Kimpton RiverPlace

As is expected from Kimpton Hotels, there will be a gay friendly welcome at the Kimpton RiverPlace Hotel in Portland. Overlooking the Willamette River and Tom McCall Waterfront Park, this eco-friendly Portland hotel features a complimentary morning coffee, tea, and an evening wine reception. Access to a local fitness facility is offered. Large windows decorate the bright, modern rooms of the RiverPlace Hotel. Plush bathrobes, a flat-screen TV and a coffee maker are included in each guestroom. There is an on-site restaurant, King Tide Fish & Shell, serving fresh, local food with beautiful views of the river. This relaxing, waterfront restaurant also features a heated porch with rocking chairs. Bicycles are available for rent at the property for the length of stay. There is a bicycle path near the property that runs along the river front. The Portland Saturday Market is 15 minutes' walk from Kimpton Riverplace Hotel. Pioneer Courthouse Square is 10 minutes' drive from the property, while OMSI is 1.4 km away. Portland State University is 0.8 km from the hotel. Portland Union Station is 2.4 km away. RiverPlace Hotel is 20.9 km from Portland International Airport (PDX).

4* The Duniway Portland

The Duniway Portland Downtown is a gay friendly Hilton Hotel, centrally located near the MAX Light Rail, Providence Park and Pioneer Courthouse Square. This boutique hotel offers spacious rooms and suites, 65-inch TVs, and unique eclectic decor. Enjoy on-site dining and gin-centric cocktails at Jackrabbit PDX by celebrity chef Chris Cosentino. Each boutique room at this contemporary style hotel features Waldorf Serenity beds with 500 thread count linens. All rooms are air-conditioned and include a mini refrigerator, and upscale bath products. Some rooms have a seating area for your convenience. Every room comes with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find bathrobes and free local bath products. Coffee is available in the on-site coffee bar, and room service is available during restaurant hours. The outdoor rooftop patio space, Abigail's Hideaway, features events such as wine tasting, yoga classes, and live music. There are heaters for colder weather as well. There is a 24-hour fitness centre at the hotel, along with a heated indoor wave-less lap pool. Guests can access the on-site business centre 24 hours per day. There is a concierge staff available at the property to provide information to guests on nearby attractions or book reservations at local restaurants. Portland Saturday Market is 1.2 km from Duniway Portland, while the Portland Art Museum is 300 m away. Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park is 600 m from the property. Portland International Airport is 10 km away.

4* The Hoxton Portland

In this gay friendly hotel, you're in the thick of historic Old Town Chinatown, a neighbourhood with an incredible past and very near the gay life. Located 200 m from Lan Su Chinese Garden, The Hoxton, Portland provides air-conditioned rooms and a bar. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge. All units at the hotel are equipped with a seating area and a flat-screen TV. Guest rooms include a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. Guests at The Hoxton, Portland will be able to enjoy activities in and around Portland, like hiking and cycling. Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Powell's City of Books, Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park and Portland Art Museum. The nearest airport is Portland International Airport, 10 km from The Hoxton, Portland.

4* The Porter Portland

You'll love the sophisticated, locally inspired vibe of The Porter by Hilton Portland Hotel, A Curio Collection. This gay friendly Portland hotel is steps from premier shops, popular restaurants and Keller Auditorium and just two blocks from Tom McCall Waterfront Park. The gay nightlife is within easy reach too, just a short cab ride away. The rooms are fitted with a 50" flat-screen TV with cable channels, fridge, a coffee machine, a bath or shower, a hair dryer and a desk. The hotel offers some rooms with river views, and each room is fitted with a private bathroom. The units also feature a wardrobe, bathrobes, slippers, and free WiFi. Breakfast is available at the property. There is an in-house restaurant, which serves a variety of Italian and American dishes. Additional food and beverage options include a rooftop patio and bar. The reception can offer helpful tips for getting around the area. Valet parking is also available. The property is within walking distance to several shops and restaurants. South Waterfront City Park is 600 m from The Porter Portland. The nearest airport is Portland International Airport, 11 km from the accommodation.

4* Woodlark

Woodlark is a gay friendly Portland hotel that offers luxurious rooms and exquisite dining in the heart of downtown Portland, with the gay nightlife nearby. The hotel offers air-conditioned rooms, a fitness centre and free WiFi. Featuring a restaurant, the property also has a shared lounge. The property is set in Downtown Portland, 400 m from Powell's City of Books. The rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable channels, fridge, a kettle, a shower and a wardrobe. The hotel provides certain units with city views, and each room is fitted with a private bathroom. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide tips on the area. Portland Art Museum is 700 m from Woodlark. The nearest airport is Portland International Airport, 15 km from the property.

5* The Nines

The Nines is a modern and stylish luxury hotel located in a historic building in the heart of downtown Portland. This gay friendly five star hotel is located next to Portland's Pioneer Square. It offers 2 on site restaurants and free Wi-Fi in every guest room. Every guest room at The Nines, a Luxury Collection Hotel features a 42-inch flat-screen TV with a DVD player and in-room movies. In-room massage treatments are also available. Room service is available 24-hours. The Nines, a Luxury Collection Hotel offers a 24-hour fitness centre and business centre. A billiards room is featured on site and includes pool tables. Guests can visit the Portland Art Museum or the Japanese Gardens which are both within walking distance of The Nines. The Oregon Zoo a 15 minute drive from the hotel. This is our guests' favourite part of Portland, according to independent reviews.

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Portland Gay Scene

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