Best Rooms: If a view is important to you, it's best not to book a room with a balcony, as those are all located on lower floors. In contrast, Executive Corner Kings are located on higher floors and have views of the park.
3.5 star hotel
Area: Downtown Portland
2.00 mi from Oregon Zoo
Best Rooms: Water View rooms are the most popular for a good view, but be sure to stay on floors 8 or above to really enjoy this view.
Best Rooms: Corner suites overlooking SW 3rd St. offer the best views of downtown Portland, with the mountains in the background.
Best Rooms: Rooms at Eastside Lodge face different directions; however, they offer a similar view, which is of the other buildings and parking lot.
3 star hotel
Area: Lloyd District
3.10 mi from Oregon Zoo
Best Rooms: Rooms facing the courtyard side of the hotel also offer partial views of downtown, from floors 4 - 6.
Best Rooms: The Comfort Suites Portland is surrounded by a parking lot to one side and trees to the other. Thus suites at the hotel offer little in terms of views.