What's Fun for Kids in Portland, OR

Where to Stay in Portland

EMBASSY SUITES PORTLAND DOWNTOWN Kids enjoy the opulent lobby at this comfortable hotel in a renovated historic building downtown. The roomy suites include a bedroom with one king-size bed or two doubles and a living room with a sofa bed and refrigerator, plus free breakfast, an indoor pool, a game room, and a fitness center. Rates start at $159 a night for a king suite. 319 SW Pine St.; 800-EMBASSY

PORTLAND MARRIOTT DOWNTOWN WATERFRONT This 16-story hotel overlooks the Willamette River and is across the street from the Gov. Tom McCall Waterfront Park and the Riverplace Esplanade with its shops and restaurants above the marina. Visitors enjoy a complimentary health club with indoor pool. Rates start at $139 weekdays and $99 weekends. 1401 SW Naito Pkwy.; 503-226-7600

THE BENSON HOTEL This stately 1912 hotel, with antique chandeliers, marble floors, and paneled lobby, is a national historic landmark well located for exploring the city. Kids are greeted with a goody bag and offered pet goldfish for their stay. Enjoy a weekday lunch buffet for $12, plus free afternoon tea. Rooms start at $129. 309 SW Broadway; 800-663-1144

INN @ NORTHRUP STATION This all-suite boutique hotel is located in the Nob Hill neighborhood, just two blocks from trendy shops and restaurants. Kids love the retro-hip style with lime green walls, bright pink and striped accessories, and local art. Amenities include free parking, continental breakfast, and passes to the Portland Streetcar, which stops out front. Rates range from $109 to $159; kids 12 and under stay free. 2025 NW Northrup; 800-224-1180

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