The city of West Linn is located 11 miles South of Portland bordered by Lake Oswego. With some of the best quality of life rankings, West Linn is one of the most desirable suburbs in Portland. It provides a luxury lifestyle, top ranked schools, views of Portland and Mt. Hood, and borders the gorgeous Willamette River to the east. A majority of the housings styles in West Linn are enormous hilltop estates with acreage, views and privacy.