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

Residence Inn by Marriott Portland Downtown/RiverPlace
Residence Inn by Marriott Portland Downtown/RiverPlace
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8.7
Excellent
2115 Sw River Pkwy, Portland
from $159
Embassy Suites Portland Airport
Embassy Suites Portland Airport
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8.2
Excellent
7900 Ne 82nd Ave, Portland
from $103
Eastside Lodge
Eastside Lodge
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7.4
Good
949 E Burnside St, Portland
from $77
La Quinta Inn & Suites Portland Airport
La Quinta Inn & Suites Portland Airport
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8.2
Excellent
11207 Ne Holman St, Portland
from $84
Staypineapple at Hotel Rose
Staypineapple at Hotel Rose
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8.5
Excellent
50 SW Morrison Street, Portland
from $159
La Quinta Inn & Suites Portland NW
La Quinta Inn & Suites Portland NW
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7.2
Good
4319 NW Yeon Avenue, Portland
from $94
The Paramount Hotel
The Paramount Hotel
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9.0
Excellent
808 SW Taylor St, Portland
from $149
Embassy Suites Portland-Downtown
Embassy Suites Portland-Downtown
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8.8
Excellent
319 SW Pine St, Portland
from $169
River's Edge Hotel & Spa
River's Edge Hotel & Spa
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8.1
Excellent
0455 Southwest Hamilton Court, Portland
from $155
Hyatt Place Portland Airport
Hyatt Place Portland Airport
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8.7
Excellent
9750 NE Cascades Parkway, Portland
from $143
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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