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

Inn At The Convention Center
Inn At The Convention Center
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7.4
Good
420 NE Holladay St, Portland
from $77
Embassy Suites Portland Airport
Embassy Suites Portland Airport
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8.2
Excellent
7900 Ne 82nd Ave, Portland
from $103
Econo Lodge Expo Center
Econo Lodge Expo Center
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5.1
Fair
405 NE Columbia Blvd., Portland
from $52
River's Edge Hotel & Spa
River's Edge Hotel & Spa
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8.1
Excellent
0455 Southwest Hamilton Court, Portland
from $135
Portland Pensione
Portland Pensione
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4.3
Fair
109 NE San Rafael St, Portland
from $30
The Benson, a Coast Hotel
The Benson, a Coast Hotel
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8.7
Excellent
309 SW Broadway, Portland
from $164
Travelodge Portland City Center
Travelodge Portland City Center
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6.3
Good
2401 Sw 4th Ave, Portland
from $76
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland
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8.1
Excellent
1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland
from $113
Jupiter Hotel
Jupiter Hotel
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7.9
Good
800 E Burnside St, Portland
from $126
Holiday Inn Airport - Portland
Holiday Inn Airport - Portland
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7.8
Good
8439 Ne Columbia Blvd, Portland
from $99
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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