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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Fairfield Inn & Suites Portland Airport
Fairfield Inn & Suites Portland Airport
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8.1
Excellent
11929 NE Airport Way, Portland
from $89
Inn at the Convention Center
Inn at the Convention Center
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7.4
Good
420 Northeast Holiday St, Portland
from $77
Holiday Inn Portland-Airport (I-205)
Holiday Inn Portland-Airport (I-205)
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7.5
Good
8439 Ne Columbia Boulevard, Portland
from $99
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Portland Delta Park, OR
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Portland Delta Park, OR
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8.2
Excellent
9930 North Whitaker Rd., Portland
from $95
Econo Lodge Expo Center
Econo Lodge Expo Center
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5.6
Fair
405 NE Columbia Blvd., Portland
from $52
Radisson Hotel Portland Airport
Radisson Hotel Portland Airport
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8.6
Excellent
6233 North East 78th Court, Portland
from $99
Hyatt Place Portland Airport/Cascade Station
Hyatt Place Portland Airport/Cascade Station
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8.7
Excellent
9750 Northeast Cascades Pkwy, PORTLAND
from $121
SpringHill Suites Portland Airport
SpringHill Suites Portland Airport
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8.4
Excellent
11922 NE Airport Way, Portland
from $99
Travelodge Portland City Center
Travelodge Portland City Center
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7.3
Good
2401 SouthWest 4th Ave, Portland
from $71
Rivers Edge Hotel and Spa
Rivers Edge Hotel and Spa
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7.6
Good
0455 SW Hamilton CT, Portland
from $97
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.