Heron Haus is a 1904 English Tudor mansion located in the city's northwest hills. Designed by noted Portland architect Joseph Jacobberger, it is on the National Historic Register. It has six guest suites, each with private bath and fireplace. Full gourmet breakfast served each morning. Off street parking and high-speed wireless Internet access.
5 on September 17, 2014
The house and room were beautiful, but what stood out to us most were the breakfasts. They were huge, unique, and delicious! In a great food city, they stood out as some of the best meals we had.
3.4 on September 17, 2014
The room was great. Breakfast a little earlier than most other B & B I have been to. The view from the room was great. A bit of a hike to get there on foot. Over all experience was great.
2.0 on September 17, 2014
Location is good fellow travelers, but for the price you can stay at a really swanky hotel. Our room on top floor was very "tired" looking. View was a window over the desk. Old decor (80's style), and TERRIBLE showers! (Barely enough pressure to wash, 5 min to get warm enough to shower and I Hate to waste water). We told innkeeper while we were there to make sure it was addressed for the next guest. No compensation offered. The innkeeper did not introduce herself when we arrived and we did not see her until the second morning. (Had to stay the minimum of 2 nights or we would have left after the first night). Bummer. So again for 2 nights, $550 with tax, you can stay at the best hotel in Downtown. Side note. We did directly ask for compensation twice for the barely functioning showers after leaving, no response. I would expect after they saw how bad it was we would get an apology at least. Nothing. This was the worst value of any Bed and Breakfast we have ever stayed in. We have stayed all over the US and in Europe.
4.6 on September 15, 2014
Nice location with great dining recommendations.
4.6 on August 29, 2014
Heron Haus is well located within walking distance of Portland's wonderful Rose Garden, good restaurants and transportation to the downtown core. Guests have access to the main floor lounge and sun room as well as the patio. The breakfast was excellent and coffee, tea and cookies are available in the evenings.
4.4 on August 24, 2014
Pam created beautiful and delicious breakfasts using fresh, nourishing ingredients and served Portland-roasted coffee which met the high standard I had been promised. Heron Haus is located within easy walking distance of good dining and fun shopping. It is possible to board the light rail close to the B&B, but we found it so well located that we easily walked into the Pearl District, downtown, China Town and even the Portland Art Museum. I hope I have another opportunity to stay at Heron Haus .
4.8 on August 22, 2014
My wife and I had a wonderful three day stay at Heron Haus. The house is beautiful, filled with art, books, and comfortable furniture. Our room was spacious with a wonderful view of the Willamette and nearby mountains. Breakfasts were filling and delicious. Pam Walker, our host, was wonderful, suggesting great hiking trails and nearby restaurants. Heron Haus is within walking distance of Washington Park, the Japanese and Rose Gardens, and is only minutes away from downtown Portland via car.
4.2 on August 22, 2014
My stay was very enjoyable, with a great welcome and the sense that my comfort and enjoyment really mattered. Nice dinner recommendations and very quiet for sleeping even though the house was full.
4.4 on August 20, 2014
Set in such a great neighbourhood, and Pam gave us such good recommendations for local shopping and dining.
2.0 on August 17, 2014
The furnishings were not quite what I remembered. The shower in our room was moldy, tile chipped, overall needed repairs. The breakfasts were tiny and I guess going for a natural experience. The new owner was not nearly as welcoming as the previous owner. I won't be back.
Portland, OR (PDX)
Take the exit labeled I-205 South/Portland/Salem. Take I-205 to I-84 West and then west on I-84 to I-5 North. Get in the right lanes to exit North, then immediately merge left to avoid exiting to the Coliseum. Take I-5 to the next exit labeled St. Helens/Beaverton/I-405. This puts you on the Fremont Bridge (with the flags on top). Follow the directions provided above from the Fremont Bridge.
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Oregon Wine Country, Columbia River Gorge, Mount Hood, Oregon Coast 70 miles away, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo
Bed and Breakfast
Board games, Computer, Library, Telephone, Videos , Two guest refrigerators, Microwave, Ice Machine, Ironing board and iron
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, In-room internet, Desk, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Hiking trails, Mountain Bike trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Tennis courts
Pam and Carl Walker
Food, Travel, History, Hiking
Restrictive , Vegetarian , Gluten-free, Vegan