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

The Heathman Hotel
The Heathman Hotel
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8.3
Excellent
1001 SW Broadway, Portland
from $135
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Portland Airport
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Portland Airport
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8.3
Excellent
11922 NE Airport Way, Portland
from $99
Dossier
Dossier
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8.8
Excellent
750 Southwest Alder Street, Portland
from $165
Hampton Inn Portland-Airport
Hampton Inn Portland-Airport
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8.4
Excellent
8633 NE Airport Way, Portland
from $109
Eastside Lodge
Eastside Lodge
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7.5
Good
949 E Burnside St, Portland
from $77
Mark Spencer Hotel
Mark Spencer Hotel
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9.1
Excellent
409 Sw 11th Ave, Portland
from $143
Hotel Modera
Hotel Modera
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8.5
Excellent
515 Southwest Clay St, Portland
from $146
Comfort Inn and Suites Portland Airport
Comfort Inn and Suites Portland Airport
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7.9
Good
5019 Ne 102nd Ave, Portland
from $79
Quality Inn & Suites Airport
Quality Inn & Suites Airport
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7.5
Good
9727 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
from $66
Park Lane Suites and Inn
Park Lane Suites and Inn
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8.0
Excellent
809 Sw King Avenue, Portland
from $101
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.