Columbia Conference Center

US Nationals 2016 will be at the Columbia Conference Center in Portland, Oregon, which is conveniently located close to the Portland International Airport and a short drive, light rail, bike, double decker bike, or unicycle away from downtown Portland.  


Hotel Accomodations

The official hotel of US Nationals 2016 is the Holiday Inn Portland Airport, which is conveniently on the same complex as the Columbia Conference Center.  Reservations at this hotel will be limited, so make your reservation soon to guarantee the best rate at the closest location to the venue.  

To book your room, you can do one of the following:

The group rate offered is $139/night, which is the lowest price you will find for this hotel anywhere during the busy summer months.  Book now before our block has been exhausted.


Travel Information

By Air

Once you've registered and booked your stay, we recommend flying into the Portland International Airport (PDX).  Guests staying at the Holiday Inn Portland Airport can take the complimentary shuttle from the airport to the hotel.

By Transit

The Holiday Inn Portland Airport and Columbia Conference Center are located a short walk away from the Parkrose/Sumner Transit Center station along the Red MAX line.  Guests staying at the Holiday Inn can use the complimentary shuttle to go to this rail station as well.

By Car

Plentiful parking will be available for hotel guests, and there will also be venue parking for those guests staying elsewhere.  The venue is located close to Interstate 205 in NE Portland -- see the map below for location and to generate directions.

By Bike

The Holiday Inn Portland Airport has a bike rack for you to park and lock your bikes or other eco-friendly form of transportation.  Most of the roads surrounding the hotel and venue have bike lanes, allowing for easy transportation.