Hotel and Travel
The Porter Portland Hotel
1355 SW 2nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97201
Room Rate: $239/night (+ taxes)
Online Reservations: Visit http://group.curiocollection.com/NCSHA2019ExecutiveDirectorsWorkshop (make sure “NCSHA” is indicated under Special Accounts and Rates)
Phone Reservations: Call 1-800-445-8667 and refer to Group Code EDW.
Please make reservations well before the Monday, June 17, hotel group rate cutoff to ensure availability.
The Porter Portland is 11 miles from Portland International Airport (PDX). Visit flypdx.com for airline and airport information.
Transportation between PDX and the hotel is available via taxi, shuttle, and light rail.
Taxi fares range from $50–60 and shuttle fares from $40–75; rates vary based on travel time and are subject to change. Visit www.flypdx.com/GroundTransportation for a list of shuttle services.
The hotel offers valet parking for $45/day. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Self-parking is not available. Refer to this document for additional parking options nearby.
The travel to The Porter via the MAX Light Rail Service, board the Red Line at the airport terminal (just outside of Baggage Claim) and take it to the SW 5th and Morrison/Pioneer Place Mall stop. Cross the street to pick up the Orange or Green Southbound MAX and ride one stop to City Hall at SW 5th and Jefferson streets. Disembark and walk three blocks east (downhill) on Jefferson Street to The Porter. Fares begin at $2.50 for adults and $1.25 for children and seniors. Visit the website for more information.
Portland Destination Guide
The staff of Oregon Housing and Community Services offers these recommendations on how to spend your free time in Portland, including restaurants, nightlife, attractions, shopping, and day trips.
Attire and Weather
Business casual attire is appropriate for all conference activities. In July, Portland temperatures typically range from the mid-80s during the day to the mid-70s at night. Hotel meeting room temperatures vary; we recommend bringing a jacket or sweater for your comfort.