About Us

Our historic hotel in downtown Portland provides guests with quality accommodations, exceptional amenities & services, and a central location close to the famed Pearl & Theatre districts.

Once known as a home away from home for artists and performers working in the legendary theatre district, our hotel has always been a top choice for performers and other guests visiting Portland with a desire to "stay like a local".

Our Accommodations

Each room of our hotel features a unique design and charming in-room amenities. All guests will enjoy stunning modern interiors, with features like a flat-screen TV, plush bedding, and custom furniture pieces. Choose from our 101 guest rooms and suites for your next visit to the Rose City.

Our Guests

Our guests include artists performing at Portland Center Stage, the Oregon Symphony, or the Oregon Ballet Theatre, or in any of our local film and television productions, along with business travelers, extended-stay guests, and visitors looking to enjoy Portland’s top attractions and restaurants.

Our Services

At Mark Spencer Hotel, we strive to provide amenities and services that will ensure a memorable guest experience. Our state-of-the-art fitness center allows each guest to enjoy a great workout, while our business center provides a great space to focus on the task at hand.

Our Location

Just 1 minute from the Pearl District and steps away from Portland’s Theatre District, our guests can enjoy easy access to all of the area’s top restaurants, bars, and notable attractions.

Our History

Take a step back in time when you stay with us at The Mark Spencer Hotel. The Nortonia Originally opened in 1907 as the Nortonia Hotel, guests from all over the world visited our Theatre District property, finding comfort in the hospitable atmosphere. Performers would frequently stay at the Nortonia Hotel to enjoy easy access to the area’s entertainment venues, with guests...