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

Sentinel
Sentinel
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9.0
Excellent
614 SW 11th Avenue, Portland
from $152
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland
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8.1
Excellent
1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland
from $113
Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach
Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach
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7.9
Good
909 N Hayden Island Dr, Portland
from $95
Best Western Inn At The Meadows
Best Western Inn At The Meadows
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8.2
Excellent
1215 N Hayden Meadows Dr, Portland
from $95
Embassy Suites Portland Airport
Embassy Suites Portland Airport
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8.1
Excellent
7900 Ne 82nd Ave, Portland
from $103
Residence Inn Marriott Portland North Harbour
Residence Inn Marriott Portland North Harbour
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8.5
Excellent
1250 N Anchor Way, Portland
from $119
Hampton Inn Portland-Airport
Hampton Inn Portland-Airport
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8.2
Excellent
8633 NE Airport Way, Portland
from $109
Portland Pensione
Portland Pensione
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4.6
Fair
109 NE San Rafael St, Portland
from $30
Eastside Lodge
Eastside Lodge
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7.5
Good
949 E Burnside St, Portland
from $77
Red Lion Hotel Portland Airport
Red Lion Hotel Portland Airport
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7.0
Good
7101 NE 82nd Ave, Portland
from $86
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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