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The Hotel Zags Portland

4-star4 stars
515 Southwest Clay St, Portland, OR, 97201, United States of America

Upmarket hotel, steps from Keller Auditorium
  • Free WiFi in the lobby
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  • An issue with the booking was remedied instantly; excellent customer service!Oct 30, 2019
  • Low key but distinctive and mildly eccentric :) Good location in a great city.Aug 15, 2019

The Hotel Zags Portland

from £91
  • Junior Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (City)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed (City)
  • Junior Room, 1 King Bed (City)
  • Premier Room, 1 King Bed (Garden View)
  • Premier Suite
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible
  • Premier Room, 1 King Bed (City)
  • Premier Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

What’s around The Hotel Zags Portland


  • In Downtown Portland
  • Oregon Health and Science University - 30-min walk
  • Moda Center - 32-min walk
  • Oregon Convention Center - 33-min walk
  • Portland State University - 6-min walk
  • Portland Art Museum - 6-min walk
  • Portland Japanese Garden - 37-min walk
  • Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall - 6-min walk

Getting around

  • Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.) 18-min drive
  • Portland Union Station 23-min walk
  • Beaverton Hall-Nimbus Station 13-min drive
  • Tigard Transit Center Station 14-min drive
  • City Hall-SW 5th and Jefferson Street Station 2-min walk
  • PSU Urban Center-SW 5th and Mill Street Station 3-min walk
  • SW 6th-Madison Street Station 3-min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 174 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time 4:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets allowed *

  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply *


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Valet parking *

  • Electric car charging point

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Free use of nearby fitness centre
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2732
  • Conference space size (meters) - 254
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Sofa bed
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Pay films
  • Premium TV channels
  • IPod docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

The Hotel Zags Portland’s small print

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This property charges per-night fees for additional included amenities.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Resort fee: USD 28.83 per accommodation, per night

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Fitness centre access
  • Nearby fitness centre access
  • Business centre/computer access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls (may be limited)
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Additional inclusions

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Late check-in between midnight and 11:00 AM can be arranged for an extra charge (amount varies)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Valet parking costs USD 47.00 per night with in/out privileges

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 65.00 per accommodation, per stay

Service animals exempt from fees

WiFi is available in guestrooms for USD 00.01 per stay (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Hotel Zags Portland

  • Does The Hotel Zags Portland offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Hotel Zags Portland does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is The Hotel Zags Portland currently open?
    This property is closed from 22 March 2020 to 25 August 2020 (dates subject to change).
  • Is parking offered at The Hotel Zags Portland?
    Yes. Valet parking costs USD 47.00 per night.
  • Are pets allowed at The Hotel Zags Portland?
    Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of USD 65.00 per accommodation, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Hotel Zags Portland?
    You can check in from 4:00 PM to midnight. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Hotel Zags Portland?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Nel Centro (2-min walk), Potbelly (3-min walk) and Morton's (3-min walk).
  • What is there to do near The Hotel Zags Portland?
    Recommended spots to visit include Portland State University (6-min walk) and Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall (6-min walk), along with Portland Art Museum (6-min walk) and Pioneer Place (8-min walk).

Recent reviews

Very good 8.2 From 1,358 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Excellent Hotel Modera in Portland
All good on this one night stay - great service and advice at reception. Rooms not as 'boutiquey' as advertised but very good otherwise - quiet, great bed, large room etc. Great service at breakfast and in the bar - very polished. Strong location downtown.
Glenn, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
This great hotel is perfect in every way so if this is your budget, do go ahead and book it right NOW!
MRS S M, gb1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Excellent, but pricey boutique hotel.
Ronald, us6 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Perfect hotel for a short stay
This was a really great find. Very affordable, but comfortable and had a fun lobby with great art, and a super fun hidden back room with all kinds of games to play with kids and friends. The attached Italian restaurant is delicious, with excellent service. Will definitely be our new go to hotel for Portland.
Gary, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great place to stay
The stay was great and too far from the Convention Center.
Tanisha, us1 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Zags a great spot.
Restaurant is legitimately one of the best hotel-restaurants I’ve been to in all my travels. Rooms and staff were good. Area is otherwise good. the crown jewel is definitely exceptional Italian-French riveira cuisine
Dr David J, ca4 night business trip
Good 6.0
January 2020 Stay
I stayed at the hotel for business. The hotel was clean and the location was good. I did not rate the hotel high because of their service and not having all the amenities listed on their website. The front staff was friendly but were not easily available. I would have to make multiple phone calls to speak to someone. There was no concierge so depending on the front staff some would be helpful but most weren’t regarding information on the city. We didn’t get housekeeping for two days and when I called the reaction from the front was not concerned despite me vocalizing my irritation. When the room was cleaned bathroom supplies like shampoo, soap, toilet paper were not restocked and I had to call for them. The business center consisted of two Mac desktops in the hallway on the way to the bathroom instead of a room. Also there should be one Mac and one PC computer, a printer.
us6 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Super comfy bed, nice staff, nice room.
Elyse, us3 night trip
Good 6.0
Hotel slipping
This has been my hotel of choice in Portland for years, but it's slipping. Shower not great. Service so-so. Got quite annoyed when they tried to slap on a mandatory $27 "amenities charge" for use of gym, wifi, and mini bar. You buy a room for a price and it shouldn't change when you show up at the property. Also, these are standard inclusions with most nice hotels. They did waive the fee (though the amenities were still excluded) but only after I insisted.
Lucy, us1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Stay was great, super friendly staff and cool decor.
Vincent, ca2 night trip with friends

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