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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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“crystal ballroom”(34 reviews)
“zeus cafe”(31 reviews)
“shared bathroom”(32 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

The McMenamin hotel chain has created a fun way to experience hospitality. They take old buildings, often schools, and turn them into fanciful hotels, honoring the history and stories of the previous "tenants". The Crystal Hotel, adjacent to Portland's "famous" Crystal Ballroom (also a building...More

Thank Cathie C
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This is a cool little historic hotel above an interesting cafe and music venue. Rooms are whimsically decorated and have sinks, but most share bathrooms down the hall. Each floor has four full-sized bathrooms -- toilet, shower, and sink -- so I never had to...More

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Response from Dametris, Manager at Crystal HotelResponded 25 February 2018

Fun hotel in a great location, thank you. Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We greatly appreciate it, and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed here and went to the Steel Panther concert at the Crystal ballroon. Hotel is great ,love the pool 101 degrees and lots of fun and the staff are great and very accommodating . The Zues cafe in the hotel while a little spendy has...More

Thank Ron C
Response from Dametris, Manager at Crystal HotelResponded 17 January 2018

Hello Ron, Thank you for staying with us, and thank you for your review. We're happy you enjoyed yourself, and hope you'll get a chance to stay with us again in the near future.

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Like other McMenamin's properties, there's lots of one of a kind artwork in the halls, rooms, everywhere. And this is an old place with most guests having to use bathrooms down the hall. This is actually no big deal. They are spotlessly clean and there...More

Thank Kathleen2cats
Response from Dametris, Manager at Crystal HotelResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you Kathleen, for taking the time to write this review. We appreciate you staying with us, and hope you come back again soon.

Reviewed 5 December 2017

My cousin and I had a 'stay-cation' at the Crystal Hotel & McMenamins--we were attending the Tori Amos concert at the Arlene Schnitzer just 10-15 block up the way. We were able to walk along the windows of the shopping district and was a pleasant...More

Thank Arie J
Response from Dametris, Manager at Crystal HotelResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you for taking your time to write this review Arielle. We look forward to your next "Staycation"!!

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Benji504
8 December 2016|
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Hello traveler from New Orleans, Thank you for your interest in our hotel, and our amazing soaking pool. We close the pool in the morning hours for cleaning, the second Tuesday of every month. The pools normal hours are... More
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James A
6 September 2016|
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Parking downtown depends solely on your driving usage. If you plan to use your car, the least expensive parking allows unlimited in and out parking for $25.00 per night, while park and walk can range between $11.00 and... More
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