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River's Edge Hotel and Spa

Portland, United States

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River's Edge Hotel and Spa

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Very Good

Very good city hotel. Easily accessible by car and offers nearby parking areas. Fantastic service.

River's Edge Hotel and Spa (formerly Avalon Hotel and Spa) is an environmentally friendly 99 room deluxe boutique hotel and a vital component of Portland's South Waterfront District.

Perched on the banks of the Willamette River just minutes from downtown Portland Rivers Edge offers travelers the sophistication and warm hospitality of the Pacific Northwest. Guests and visitors enjoy classic service modern amenities and comforts expected from Portland boutique hotels making Rivers Edge Hotel and Spa a favorite among all Portland waterfront hotels.

Among the hotels valued amenities is The Spa at Rivers Edge a luxurious two level 13000 square foot full service spa salon and fitness center.

The Aquariva Restaurant and Bar offer dramatic, contemporary riverside dining space featuring outdoor seating at river's edge.

The River's Edge event space lends itself to productive meetings intimate private parties or equally incredible riverside wedding events from 10 to120 guests.

Overlooking the Willamette River is an outdoor terrace perfect for al fresco coffee breaks receptions and parties.
Hotel Address:
  • River's Edge Hotel and Spa
  • 0455 SW Hamilton Court
  • Portland, OR 97239
  • United States

Location Summary
Perched on the banks of the Willamette River just minutes from downtown Portland, The Rivers Edge Hotel and Spa is a vital component of Portlands South Waterfront District. This emerging mixed use neighborhood integrates alternative transportation parks trails green building practices retail arts and restaurants.

Downtown is within quick and easy access via the Portland streetcar system.

Directions to Hotel
Driving Directions from Portland International Airport (Northeast): (13.28 miles; 21 minutes) Head southeast on NE Airport Way toward NE Air Cargo Rd. Merge onto I-205 S/Veterans Memorial Hwy toward I-84/Portland/Salem. Merge onto I-84 W toward Portland. Merge onto I-5 S via the exit on the left toward Beaverton/Salem. Take the OR-43 exit, EXIT 299A, toward Lake Oswego. Stay straight to go onto SW Hood Ave/OR-43 S. Follow "Southbound Macadam Avenue" sign. Turn left onto SW Hamilton Court.
Note Bene
AWARDS TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013 TripAdvisor Green Leaders Bronze Level 2013 U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED Silver Certification: River’s Edge Hotel & Spa was only the tenth operating hotel in the world to receive this certification and the first hotel in Oregon to do so. GreenGuard Certified Energy Star Partner Recycle at Work Award: Recognition from the city of Portland for leadership in recycling. Program Ally of Energy Trust of Oregon, Inc.: River’s Edge Hotel & Spa was recognized for improving the building’s energy efficiency through a CFL retrofit and participated in a pilot project to change out all showerheads from 2.5 gpm to 2.0 gpm.
Banquets & Meetings
Bella Vista-Sophia is 1787sq ft and can fit upto 150 people.
Disabled Access
Available upon request.
Meeting Space
With 3,000 square feet of dedicated indoor meeting space including three event rooms and a boardroom plus an outdoor terrace overlooking the Willamette River, a riverside lawn, private dining at Aquariva and private suites, River’s Edge is the ideal location for hosting an array of meetings, social occasions and private celebrations for 10-120 guests.
Fine Dining On Site
To delight the palate, River’s Edge, the finest waterfront dining experience in Portland, lies adjacent to River’s Edge. Located on the Willamette River bordering the heart of downtown Portland, and ideally positioned at the edge of the South Waterfront District, Aquariva is the perfect setting for gracious, scenic riverside dining. The contemporary award-winning restaurant serves cuisine that is both seasonally inspired and beautifully presented.
Fitness Center
The spa's philosophy of balance extends to its fitness facility. The spacious Fitness Center is approximately 4,500 square feet in size and is fully equipped with free weights, cardiovascular machines and strength-training equipment. Daily classes are offered in the most current fitness and conditioning regimens while keeping a solid foundation in traditional group exercise formats.
Pets Allowed
Dogs are welcome at River’s Edge Hotel & Spa. A limited number of dog-friendly rooms are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. For a one-time per stay non-refundable fee, one dog up to 50 pounds may share his or her human companion’s room.A delightful dining selection is offered to furry friends from the hotel’s Bark Bar Menu available through Room Service. Note: Dogs may not be left unattended.
Spa Facility
Cherish serenity. The luxurious 13,000-square-foot, full-service Spa at River’s Edge is a relaxing escape – a magical, nurturing environment staffed by highly trained estheticians and therapists who are experts in healing dedicated to delivering an exceptional spa experience.
Ecological Tourism
The hotel site has over 800 square feet of protected natural habitat that is conducive to butterfly populations.
Jogging Running
Riverside jogging trail.
Recommended Rooms
Deluxe Riverside Suite: These premium 1,040-square-foot suites boast one king bed featuring Sealy Posturepedic® Palatial CrestTM bedding wrapped in luxury linens, a wrap-around balcony overlooking the Willamette River, a large separate living room, dining room, wet bar, kitchenette, fireplace and powder room. Bathroom boasts separate marble Jacuzzi tub and shower off master bedroom with private balcony. iHome Alarm Clock Radio with connection for Apple mobile devices and MP3 player, Green Natüra bath amenities, hairdryer, coffee maker, ironing board and iron, laptop computer safe. Complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Ecological Tourism
    - Jogging Running