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).

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near USS Blueback

Best Western Plus Portland Airport Hotel & Suites
Best Western Plus Portland Airport Hotel & Suites
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8.3
Excellent
11938 NE Airport Way, Portland
from $128
Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Downtown
Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Downtown
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8.7
Excellent
319 SW Pine St, Portland
from $157
Comfort Suites Portland Airport
Comfort Suites Portland Airport
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8.7
Excellent
12010 NE Airport Way, Portland
from $80
Crowne Plaza Portland Downtown Convention Center
Crowne Plaza Portland Downtown Convention Center
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8.3
Excellent
1441 NE 2nd Avenue, Portland
from $114
Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center
Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center
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8.6
Excellent
550 Sw Oak St, Portland
from $139
Courtyard by Marriott Portland Airport
Courtyard by Marriott Portland Airport
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8.4
Excellent
11550 Ne Airport Way, Portland
from $101
Briarwood Suites
Briarwood Suites
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5.9
Fair
7740 Se Powell Blvd, Portland
from $56
The Paramount Hotel
The Paramount Hotel
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9.0
Excellent
808 SW Taylor St, Portland
from $149
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portland Airport
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portland Airport
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8.3
Excellent
11929 Ne Airport Way, Portland
from $89
Quality Inn & Suites Airport
Quality Inn & Suites Airport
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7.6
Good
9727 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
from $62
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.