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Tennis court at Red Lion on the River Jantzen Beach
Dining Patio at Red Lion Hotel on the River Hotel Jantzen Beach
Meeting Space at Red Lion On The River Jantzen Beach
Spacious ballroom set for conference and view outside
grilled meat dinner
Cupcakes on a plate with wedding rings champaigne and confetti
Breakfast Plate
Outdoor swimming pool and Jacuzzi
Outdoor Swimming Pool at Red Lion On The River - Jantzen Beach
View of hotel exterior and bay with hotel outdoor pool
Tables and chairs and projector in meeting room
Jantzen Beach Bar and Grill Patio
Meeting room conference table in front of projector screen
U-shaped meeting set up with water bottles and notepads
River bank with view of hotel exterior and bridge
Exterior and View of Terrace at Sunrise
Elegantly setup of indoor banquet with lights and decorated tables
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Welcome to Portland

Cozy Portland hotel with pool and restaurant near I-5 and downtown

Start your Portland adventure here at the Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach, conveniently situated along scenic Columbia River near I-5 and top area attractions. During your stay, you’ll be close to downtown, the University of Portland, Portland International Raceway, Portland Expo Center, and much more. Along with our comfortable guest rooms, enjoy a plethora of useful amenities like free WiFi and parking, fitness facilities, and business center. We also have a refreshing outdoor pool and on-site restaurant and lounge. If you’re bringing your pet along to explore Portland and our beautiful surroundings, they are welcome to stay at a nightly fee. 

*Notice: Due to Covid-19 safety precautions, the pool and fitness center will be closed until further notice. Additionally, our restaurant will be take out only.*

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Convenient Amenities for Comfort, Adventure, or Business

Take advantage of our free WiFi, fitness center, and outdoor pool

Our hotel is here to make your time in Portland is easy, comfortable, and memorable. Those looking for efficiency will appreciate our free WiFi and parking, fitness facilities, laundry services, and business center. If you want to unwind, you’ll love the crystal-clear outdoor pool and whirlpool, which overlook the beautiful Columbia River. At our on-site restaurant, enjoy a variety of delicious options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Your guest room provides a restful space with comfortable bedding, a flat-screen cable TV, coffeemaker, mini-fridge, and more. We also have pet-friendly rooms for guests bringing their cat or dog along.

Our Portland Hotel Features:

  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool- Seasonal (Currently closed due to Covid-19 safety precautions) 
  • Whirlpool - (Currently closed due to Covid-19 safety precautions) 
  • Complimentary parking
  • Local Transportation to shopping, dining and light rail
  • Business center
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Easy Access to the I-5 connecting you with Portland and surrounding area
  • Fitness facilities
  • Room service
  • Valet/laundry service
  • Pet-friendly policy ($30.00/day additional fee)
Red Lion Hotel Jantzen Beach Business Trips

Red Lion Hotel Jantzen Beach Business Trips

Professional & Productive

Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach offers business friendly accommodations for guests traveling for work to our hotel in Portland, Oregon. Our business amenities and services promote productivity and efficiency, just moments from elite downtown businesses. We also provide impressive on-site meeting facilities, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a variety of relaxing amenities, including an outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, and soothing whirlpools. Plus, our hotel is near the Portland Expo Center, making us an ideal spot for convention attendees.

Sustainable Portland Meeting Rooms

Sustainable Portland Meeting Rooms

Green Meetings in Portland

Green meetings and events ensure that all aspects of an event, including its location, food services, transportation, and the provision of materials, are approached with the goal of minimizing the negative impact on the environment. Not only do green meetings benefit the environment, they often save money, too. Whether you seek to increase your diversion rates, provide locally inspired menus or lower your overall carbon footprint, our seasoned convention managers will guide you through the process to achieve your sustainability goals in our Portland meeting rooms.

Our Green Resources for Meetings:

Tips and resources for recycling in Portland.

Local Green Vendors
Travel Portland Green Guide providing lists of local companies that align with your goals.

Green Meeting Resources
Meet Green was established in Portland and has been leading the way in sustainable meeting management since 1994. They offer several free tools and guides for planning your next meeting.

Pet-Friendly Policy & Amenities

Pet-Friendly Policy & Amenities

Four-Legged Friends are Welcome

Red Lion Hotel On The River Jantzen Beach is pleased to offer pet-friendly Portland hotel rooms and accommodations so your whole family can travel together. Featuring rooms specifically designated for you and your furry family member with close access to the outdoors a central location near the region’s top dog parks, pet groomers, and supply stores, ours is among the best pet-friendly Portland hotels. Pet fee is $30.00 per night

A Sustainable Portland Waterfront Hotel

A Sustainable Portland Waterfront Hotel

In Support of Green Hotels

In Portland, Oregon, recycling and bike-commuting rates are among the highest in the nation. Portland leads the way among the top 10 U.S. cities for sustainability. At the Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach, we provide our guests the balance of comfort with the peace and sustainability of green practices.

As a guest of our Portland hotel, you can participate in our efforts by:

  • Utilizing in-room and public recycling bins
  • Save water by participating in the linen reuse program 
  • Opting to use express checkout and receive invoices via email

Behind the scenes we continue to lower our impact on the environment by:

  • Energy efficient lighting throughout the hotel
  • Water conserving fixtures including sensor controlled faucets and toilets in the public restrooms
  • Updated high efficiency tankless hot water heating system for guest rooms
  • Recycling and composting with a 75% diversion ratio
  • Reducing, packaging and purchasing in bulk
  • Purchasing products that contain recycled content, bio-based materials, energy efficient, water efficient and are environmentally preferable
  • Providing local and seasonally inspired cuisine in our restaurant and catering menus

Our sustainable hotel also has a dedicated Green Team that focuses on the following areas:

  • Increasing employee engagement and fostering a sustainable culture
  • Increasing efficiencies in environmental impact (i.e. diversion ratios, energy savings, water consumption)
  • Adhering to established departmental standards for sustainability
  • Community partnerships and outreach
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The Best in Portland Restaurants On The Waterfront

Dine Deliciously in Jantzen Beach

Our hotel features an on-site restaurant with great options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There’s also a selection of wine and beer. Plus, we provide room service so you can have a meal delivered straight to you. If you want to eat out, our hotel puts you near a variety of fantastic restaurants, eateries, and bars. 

Jantzen Beach Bar & Grill

Our on-site restaurant Jantzen Beach Bar & Grill is a gem among Columbia River restaurants, offering our guests a convenient and delicious option for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Our à la carte menu provides options to please any palate and our selection of fine wines and beer provide the perfect complement to any cuisine.

Local Restaurants
Norma's Kitchen
Island Café 
Nightlife Mississippi Studios Bar

Jantzen Beach Bar & Grill

One of the Tastiest Restaurants on the Columbia River

Jantzen Beach Bar & Grill

Serving classics with a modern twist that showcase the flavors of the Pacific Northwest. Stop by to enjoy a full meal, a quick coffee or a delicious drink from the well-known breweries and wineries of the PNW. Don't forget to join us for one of our many special events including paint nights, sports events, and music showcases featuring local artists.

Hours of Operation

Breakfast 7:00–11:00am

Dinner 3:00–9:00pm


Happy Hour 3:00pm - 6:00pm

For A Complete Menu Of Jantzen Beach Dining  Click Here

Spacious & Stylish Portland Meeting Rooms

Plan Your Meeting, Event, or Group Trip With Us

With over 41,000 square feet of flexible event space, inspiring waterfront views, and a helpful event planning team, our hotel is an ideal location for your next meeting, conference, or special occasion. We also provide services and amenities for group and sports travel. If you need assistance with food, we offer catering for everything from small luncheons to grand wedding receptions.

Meeting Space

Event Info

Sports Team Certified to Win on the Road

At Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach, from tee-ball to the minor league, we go above & beyond to welcome sports teams of all ages and types. Our Portland area location, with tons of amenities, makes us a favorite among sport team group travel hotels in the Jantzen Beach area.

We are proud to uphold our Sports Certified status through Red Lion Hotels Corporation. Being certified means that our hotel has undergone industry specific training and has demonstrated the ability to successfully house sports groups and offer special amenities that focus on creating convenience and value for your team, so you can concentrate on the game.

  • Team parking options
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • On-site restaurant
  • Special team welcome on arrival
  • Pre-keyed and pre-blocked rooms
  • Double rooms on property
  • Complimentary meeting and event space (if available onsite)
  • Customized Sports Group Resume prepared and shared with staff before your arrival to get to know your team before you arrive.
  • On-site  restaurant and lounge, Jantzen Beach Bar & Grill, with hot meals and plenty of options to satisfy the entire team.


Call one of Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach group travel planners at (503) 283-4466 or to request a group proposal for your sports team today.


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Catering Service

Indulge in the Flavorful Catering Options From Small Luncheons to Grand Wedding Receptions.

Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach offers top-notch event planning and catering for meetings, weddings and other special events held in our 36,000 square feet waterfront event space Allow our catering specialists to design a menu that exceeds your expectations.


Wedding Catering Menu

Banquet Catering Menu

Exciting Attractions Near Our Hotel In Portland

Your Portland Adventure Begins Here

Portland is a city that is rich with art, culture, history and most importantly, microbreweries. There’s a number of exciting attractions right near our hotel, making it easy for you to explore and find the best activities. Some top attractions include Pioneer Courthouse Square, Tom McCall Waterfront Park, the Oregon Zoo, and Portland International Raceway. Plus, there’s so much more! 

Local Portland Attractions: 
Pioneer Courthouse Square
Tom McCall Waterfront Park
Oaks Park
Oregon Zoo
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
Portland International Raceway
Multnomah Falls and the Columbia River Gorge
Mt. Hood 
Mississippi Avenue 
The Alberta Arts District 
The Jantzen Beach Center 

Stormbreaker Brewing
Breakside Brewery
Loowit Brewing

Business & Colleges: 
Portland Expo Center
University of Portland
Clark College

Events in Portland

Events in Portland

Stay Close to the Best Venues Around

As one of the most convenient hotels in the area, Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach makes attending sought-after sports outings, conferences, trade shows, concerts, and other events in Portland a hassle-free endeavor. Rest in Portland, Oregon hotel rooms in close proximity to both the Portland Expo Center and the Delta Park Sports Facility. Our property is a chosen destination among individuals and groups alike.


Portland Expo Center

Every year, the Portland Expo Center plays host to the Portland Swap Meet. Hosted annually by six different car clubs, this event is the largest auto part swap meet on the West Coast. Over 3,500 vendors arrive and over 50,000 guests attend. Admission is only $7 on Friday and Saturday, and just $4 on Sunday. Children 12 and under get in for free.

Delta Park

Delta Park is a local destination for hosting or attending outdoor activities. Only a short drive from Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach, the park boasts an off-leash dog park, a football field, paved walking/jogging paths, picnic tables, a playground, a soccer field, a softball field, and a volleyball court across 85 acres.

Sports Team & Travel

Our hotel offers accommodations and amenities like a fitness center and complimentary team bus parking to make stays easier for large groups like traveling sports teams.

Attractions Near Our Portland Inn

Attractions Near Our Portland Inn

Feel the Relaxation and Thrills Around Our Hotel

The Pacific Northwest offers an abundance of adventure for families who are always on-the-go. Whether you’re interested in fishing in Oregon on the Columbia River, watching an auto race at the Portland International Raceway, or feeling thrills at a nearby theme park, there’s something for everyone within easy reach of our Portland inn.

Columbia River

Nearby fishing is one of the biggest perks of staying at our Columbia River hotel. Cast your line and see what it is like to feel a plump Sturgeon, Walleye, Coho Salmon, or King Salmon grabbing your line just before you reel it in. You can also enjoy activities like kite-boarding, windsurfing, kite surfing, among other exciting water sports.

Portland International Raceway

Shift to something more high-speed at the Portland International Raceway. Guests at Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach can be among the nearby raceway’s 350,000 yearly visitors. Watch drag racing, car shows, bicycle races, sports cars and motorcycle road racing, among other action-packed events, or visit the raceway around the holidays for a spectacular Holiday Light show.

Theme Parks

Get your scream on at Portland’s historic Oaks Park. Ride the vintage wooden coaster or a stallion on the beautiful carousel at this 100-year-old amusement park within driving distance of our hotel.

Guests can find calmer, family-friendly attractions at Kruger’s Farm. Have a rural experience with farm tours, a farmer’s market, mazes, free-roaming chickens and wild turkeys among other attractions when you visit from May 1st through October 31th. 

Portland Breweries & Brewpubs

Portland Breweries & Brewpubs

Visit the “Beer Capital of America”

Portland has more breweries than any other city in the world. With dozens of breweries in the city, and close to 100 in the surrounding metro area, the city is often dubbed the “beer capital of America.” Delve into the rich flavors brewery around our Portland hotel.

Stormbreaker Brewing

It is hard to stand out amongst all the breweries in Portland, but Stormbreaker Brewing is making a name for itself with delicious American fare and unique brews to pique the interest of the most experienced beer drinkers. It is not just brews they have to offer; Stormbreaker boasts a beer and whiskey pairing menu, a casual yet sophisticated atmosphere, and outdoor eating areas perfect for groups of any size.

Breakside Brewery

More than just a place to make beer, the Breakside Brewery is part pub and part clubhouse. The Breakside name has a strong reputation for brewing, with award-winning IPAs and special brews. This watering hole offers customers a place to eat, drink, and take in the Portland culture.

Loowit Brewing

This award-winning microbrewery and tasting room might be located in Vancouver, WA, but it is still the closest brewery to Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach. Take a quick drive across the Columbia River to Loowit Brewing and try a beer just outside of the Portland city limits.  

Portland Colleges

Portland Colleges

Stay Close to Campus

As the most convenient choice among hotels near the University of Portland and other local colleges, people traveling to graduations, parents' weekends, alumni events, and sporting events often enjoy our accommodations for Portland, OR travel.

University of Portland

The University of Portland is a diverse learning institution that “honors faith and reason as ways of knowing, promotes ethical reflection, and prepares people who respond to the needs of the world and its human family,” according to the school’s website. The campus is located a quick, 15-minute drive from Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach, guaranteeing visiting friends and family an easy commute.

Clark College

Clark College may technically be in Washington state, but the campus is still driving distance from our hotel in Portland. Guests visiting Clark will have access to all of our onsite comforts, like our signature plush pillow top beds, property-wide complimentary Wi-Fi and private balconies or patios.

Portland Expo Center

Portland Expo Center

The Top Business Venue Near Our Jantzen Beach Accommodations

The Portland Expo Center is a hub for creative professionals from across the Pacific Northwest and beyond. We're lucky to be located less than two miles from the Expo, giving our guests access to one of the best venues for trade shows, conferences, and more in Oregon. The facility is less than a five-minute drive away, and free shuttle service is available from our hotel.

With a 52-acre campus comprising five expansive exhibit halls and ten meeting rooms, the 333,000 square foot venue makes anything possible. Equipped with premier planning amenities, the Expo has a wealth of resources for prospective event planners and exhibitors as well. 

Only minutes from Portland’s city center as well as the Portland International Airport, getting to the Expo from our Jantzen Beach hotel is simple. Just take 1-5 south to exit 307, and continue to Marine Drive until you reach the Expo Center at 2060 North Marine Drive. 

Portland Expo Center

2060 North Marine Drive
Portland, OR 97217
Phone: 503-736-5200

Grand Prix of Portland

Grand Prix of Portland

Red Lion On the River- Jantzen Beach is an official sponsor of the Grand Prix of Portland

Red Lion will engage and host many first-time visitors to the area through its involvement with the Grand Prix of Portland.  It will also be the official credential pick up location for those working the race weekend.

About Grand Prix Of Portland

Portland International Raceway (PIR) is the home of the Grand Prix of Portland.  PIR is a 1.967-mile, 12-turn permanent road course owned by the City of Portland and operated under the Portland Parks and Recreation.  Opened in 1960 to host sports car and drag racing, the 268-acre property is the site of over 550 events annually including automotive and motorcycle road racing, motocross, cruise-ins and other special events including the Rose Cup Races.

AHLA Safe Stay

AHLA Safe Stay

Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach has a longstanding commitment to cleanliness and safety for our employees and guests. We continue this commitment during the public health crisis. Our health and safety guidelines represent best practices for the hotel industry, in accordance with CDC guidelines, during the re-opening phase of the economy. It is anticipated that our guidelines and protocols will evolve based on the recommendations of public health authorities and must be done in compliance with any federal, state and local laws.

For more information about AHLA Safe Stay, please visit this link.

Hotel Amenities

Here are a few of the main amenities this property offers. If you have questions about anything you don't see here please feel free to contact the Front Desk.

Accessibility Features
Air Conditioning
Pet Friendly
Paid Parking
Business Center
Fitness Center
Shuttle Service
Room Service
Smoke Free
Environmentally Friendly
Flat Screen TV

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