Hotels near USS Blueback
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The USS Blueback is a submarine used by the United States Navy. The ship was decommissioned and now is used as an interactive part of the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OSMI).

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The Westin Portland
The Westin Portland
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8.5
Excellent
750 Southwest Alder Street, Portland
from $152
Courtyard Portland Downtown/Convention Center
Courtyard Portland Downtown/Convention Center
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8.4
Excellent
435 NE Wasco Street, Portland
from $111
Embassy Suites Portland Airport
Embassy Suites Portland Airport
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8.3
Excellent
7900 Ne 82nd Ave, Portland
from $103
Monticello Motel
Monticello Motel
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7.6
Good
4801 North Interstate Avenue, Portland
from $62
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Portland-NW Downtown
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Portland-NW Downtown
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8.4
Excellent
2333 Nw Vaughn St, Portland
from $128
Sentinel
Sentinel
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9.0
Excellent
614 SW 11th Avenue, Portland
from $135
Portland Marriott City Center
Portland Marriott City Center
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8.5
Excellent
520 Southwest Broadway, Portland
from $131
Red Lion Hotel Portland Airport
Red Lion Hotel Portland Airport
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7.1
Good
7101 NE 82nd Ave, Portland
from $84
Crowne Plaza Portland Downtown Convention Center
Crowne Plaza Portland Downtown Convention Center
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8.2
Excellent
1441 NE 2nd Avenue, Portland
from $114
Ramada Portland Airport
Ramada Portland Airport
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5.9
Fair
6221 NE 82nd Ave, Portland
from $57
More About Hotels near USS Blueback...

What’s USS Blueback?

Built by Ingalls Shipbuilding Corporation in 1957, the USS Blueback was launched on her first mission two years later. This ship was also the final non-nuclear submarine in the Navy, so when she was decommissioned, it left the Navy fleet with only one submarine that isn’t fully nuclear. Her name comes from two possible sources. First, she may be named after a species of trout found in Lake Crescent in Washington. Other sources say that she is named for the Blueback salmon, a fish that lives throughout the west coast. After the decommissioning process, she was initially laid up in Bremerton, Washington at the Pacific Reserve Fleet. Four years later, OSMI towed the ship to their location in Portland, where visitors can participate in guided tours. She is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Which Hotels Have the Best View near USS Blueback?

Hotel Eastlund is nearby, with rooms starting at $126 per night. This property includes an on-site restaurant and lounge, along with a fitness center. The Red Lion Hotel Portland Airport is a more economical option, with nightly average room rates of $79. This property also has a swimming pool and allows pets.

What are the Benefits or Drawbacks from Staying at a Hotel Near USS Blueback?

The USS Blueback is just over a mile from downtown Portland, providing easy access to various shopping, dining, and nightlife areas that are fun to visit.

What Do I Need to Know About USS Blueback?

Daily tours are available for visitors who are three years and older, 36 inches and taller. Tech tours are given by a submarine veteran and are available for those who are at least 12 years old.

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