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Be one of the first to experience one of the most wonderful Airbnb experiences in the Portland area. Make your way up to the top of the Amos Benson house and enjoy this truly special two bed retreat sitting moments beyond the University of Portland on the edge of the Willamette River.
The Penthouse Suite is a 2000 square foot apartment occupying the entire third floor, accommodates up to 4 guests. There is one private bedroom with a queen bed and a second queen bed in a sleeping nook with a privacy screen. With so much square footage there is ample room for a kitchenette, an expansive living area with sofas and chairs as well as the "Turret" lounge with a 180 degree view along the waterfront where you can see the Willamette River and Forest Park, downtown, and Cascade mountain peaks at times.
You will find a fantastic array of vintage furniture and decor to give an immersive experience in this historical home. All rooms have outstanding views, Egyptian linens, and Turkish towels. This suite was formerly a Ballroom where Mr. & Mrs. Benson would entertain friends and community and host meetings, dances and parties.
With such an incredible location just minutes from downtown, views of the Willamette River and easy freeway access you can't go wrong with staying here for your Northwest Oregon adventures. Please don't hesitate to reach out with any questions at all.
Penthouse guests have exclusive access to the third floor with locking doors, similar to an apartment. Please note, all guest rooms are on the second and third floors and require guests to ascend stairs for access. There is one outdoor staircase (24 stairs) up to the second floor rooms. The Ballroom is on the third floor accessed by a second indoor staircase (19 stairs). Both flights have railings on both sides.
Permit Number: 18-203802-HO