Suggested Hotel Options for OHSU Emergency Medicine Applicants
Recommended options are denoted with a **
Prices subject to change. Please check with locations to confirm prices.
Inn@Northrup Station - 2025 NW Northrup Street – Portland – 1.800.224.1180
A modern, very hip, all-suites inn that offers an applicant rate of $117 - $147 per night.
Continental breakfast, parking, and streetcar tickets are included. In heart of famous NW 21st &
23rd street districts amongst boutiques, cafes, brewpubs, and a variety of unique restaurants.
Book by phone only and ask for “OHSU Applicant Rate”. www.northrupstation.com
Park Lane Suites - 809 SW King Avenue – Portland – 503.226.6288
An informal, yet stylish, inn offering small suite accommodations. Located in the residential
neighborhood of Nob Hill, the hotel is just 3 ½ blocks from the MAX light rail line and within
walking distance of NW 21st and 23rd streets. The OHSU preferred rate is $89 for a standard
queen, $109 for a deluxe queen, and $129 for a two-bedroom suite. Amenities include a
kitchen in each room, free parking, on-site laundry, and complimentary continental breakfast.
Book by phone only and ask for “OHSU Rate”. www.parklanesuites.com
**Hotel Modera - 515 SW Clay - Portland – 1.877.484.1084
Located downtown near Portland State University, this hip, modern hotel offers a luxe lobby
and a courtyard with gorgeous landscaping and fire pits. Spacious rooms have pillow-top beds,
down blankets, and large picture windows. Amenities include free wireless internet,
complimentary passes to 24-Hour Fitness, iPod docking stereo/alarm clocks, LCD flat-screen
TVs, in-room mini refrigerators and safes, and a newspaper delivered to your door. The
streetcar line is just a few blocks away, and the #8 bus to OHSU picks up around the corner. The
OHSU rate is $109 for a King and $119 for 2 queens. Book by phone only and ask for “OHSU
Ace Hotel - 1022 SW Stark - Portland – 503.228.2277
A boutique hotel in downtown, just two blocks from The Pearl district and across the street
from world-famous Powell’s Books. Each room is unique in design and has a private bath with
either a stand-up shower or clawfoot tub. Rooms also have 18” flat-screen TVs and
complementary Wi-Fi access. The OHSU rate is $112.50 for a Standard Front or Standard Back
room or 10% off any other room. If booking online, write “need OHSU rate” in the notes section
OR book by phone and ask for the OHSU Rate. www.acehotel.com/portland
**The Avalon Hotel & Spa - 0455 SW Hamilton Court - Portland – 1.888.556.4402
On the banks of the Willamette River, just minutes from downtown Portland, the Avalon is a
luxurious boutique hotel offering tranquil surroundings and amenities. Walking distance to the
tram and free Internet access. The OHSU rate for Hillside or Riverside room is $109 per night.
Book by phone only and ask for “OHSU Rate”. www.avalonhotelandspa.com
The Mark Spencer Hotel - 409 SW 11th Ave & Stark St – Portland – 1.800.548.3934
A charming hotel with European hospitality located downtown, just steps from galleries,
boutiques, restaurants, and the street car line. OHSU rate is $89 for a Standard Room, $109 for
a Junior Suite, and $129 for an Executive Queen Suite. Another, less expensive option is their
Washington Plaza building (around the corner from main hotel) with rates of $79 for a studio
and $89 for a one bedroom. They offer continental breakfast, daily afternoon tea, fully
equipped kitchens, and complimentary wireless internet. Parking available for an additional $16
per night. Book by phone only and ask for “OHSU Rate”. www.markspencer.com
**Residence Inn by Marriott @ Riverplace - 2115 SW River Parkway - Portland - 503.552.9500
Located downtown near the waterfront and on the Portland streetcar line, just one stop away
from the OHSU tram. Complimentary shuttle within a five-mile radius of the hotel, including
OHSU. Also offered are a complimentary full, hot breakfast, free high-speed Internet access,
and a fully equipped kitchen in every suite. Indoor pool, spa, 24-hour exercise facility, and
onsite laundry. The OHSU Rate for any studio or suite is $129 per night; front desk will need
evidence of OHSU visit (printed interview e-mail, for example). Book by phone only and refer to
OHSU Candidate Rate. www.marriott.com/pdxri You will be able to read about our
Complimentary Breakfast, Complimentary Evening Receptions and our Complimentary Shuttle
Service to/from OHSU.
For a listing of other area hotels and information you may find helpful for your visit here, see
the Portland Visitors Association website at www.travelportland.com and click on "Special
Offers". Name your price for a hotel stay by bidding at www.priceline.com.
An OHSU resident or medical student may be able to host you while in Portland. Check with
Cindy for potential availability.
Ground Transportation Tips
From Portland International Airport you can ride MAX Light Rail (www.trimet.org) directly to
downtown in approximately 30 minutes. Trains depart from the east end, lower level of the
airport every 15 minutes. The cost for a one-way ticket is $2.35. Once downtown, other
public transportation options include the Portland streetcar, taxis and the city bus. We
suggest that when making room reservations, ask for explicit directions and information on
the best mode of transportation to use for reaching your hotel.
For door-to-door shuttle service from PDX www.portlandairportpdx.com/ to your hotel, please
inquire at the Airport Information Booth located near the Baggage Claim area upon your
arrival. This service is available from 8:00 a.m. to Midnight. Pricing may vary; however, a
one-way ticket should run about $24.
Cab fare from Portland International Airport to the downtown area is approximately $25-27.
Cab fare from downtown or the Nob Hill area to OHSU will cost approximately $7. Another
option is to catch the #8 bus: it will deliver you directly to OHSU’s front door. The bus runs
every 15 minutes from the downtown Transit Mall and the fare is $2.35.
Taxi Phone Number Estimated fare
Radio Cab 503-227-1212 ~ $25.00
Broadway Cab 503-227-1234 ~ $27.00
Portland Taxi 503-256-5400 ~ $35.00 +$1.00 per person
Green Cab 503-234-1414 ~ $22.00 w/ 1 day notice they will send a shuttle
(formerly Smart Cab) $3.00 each additional person
New Rose City Cab ~ $4.00 at flag drop, $1.90/mile