RiverPlace Hotel

RiverPlace Hotel is a refined retreat, with an inviting fireside, a happening buzz of activity, an artistic ambience.

RiverPlace Hotel

written by Julie Lee Let’s start with the scenic view: a panoramic canvas that spans from one end of the Willamette promenade to Tom McCall Waterfront Park in its entirety, painting a collage of what makes Portland special—an eclectic city with something for everyone, from the outdoor enthusiast to the foodie aficionado to the concert groupie. Inside, Kimpton’s RiverPlace Hotel is a refined retreat, with an inviting fireside, a happening buzz of activity, an artistic ambience. Whether staying for business or pleasure, the world seems to slow down a bit upon entering the hotel. Outside is a promenade for running, walking or skating, a boutique collection of stores and restaurants and a breathtaking view of the Willamette River. The hotel offers close proximity to the Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People, where hikers can safely cross to the other side of the river on foot. Summer concerts take place a…

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