The Porter Hotel reflects Portland’s vibrant evolution from its 19th-century origins as a bustling timber seaport to its current status as a hub of technology and the arts. Portland’s spirit of independence, natural beauty, and pioneer sensibilities shine through in this unpretentious yet elegant establishment. Nestled in central downtown Portland, The Porter’s neighborhood has a rich history as a haven for Jewish and Italian immigrants. The hotel’s staff is friendly and welcoming, and they’re always happy to help find the best things to do in the city. Located near the epicenter of performing arts and celebrated dining, The Porter Hotel offers an authentic Portland experience.