The Study Weekend:  Hotel Information, Parking, Directions, Nearby Amenities

Portland Study Weekend unfolds under a new roof in 2019, at the Crowne Plaza Portland-Downtown Convention Center.  In addition to its convenient location, the venue offers excellent facilities for our conference, and guests staying at the hotel through Study Weekend special rates enjoy air-conditioned rooms with refrigerators and microwaves, wireless internet, indoor pool, a spa tub and 24-hour fitness center, concierge services, gift shops and newsstands, restaurant and bar, and transportation connections including complimentary area shuttle service to nearby attractions. A Portland Streetcar stop is within one block of the hotel, making a trip to the Pearl, the Alphabet District, Waterfront, downtown, or the Central Eastside’s excellent restaurants easy.

HPSO has arranged for a block of rooms at a special $199 (plus tax) price for Study Weekend attendees. Use this link to book your room at Crowne Plaza:
Reservations: The Hardy Plant Society of Oregon @ Crowne Plaza
Note that the default dates in the link are Thursday 6/27 to Sunday 6/30.  If you will be checking in on Friday, change the date, which may show different room options.
Guests may also call 1-866-242-1264 to make their reservations. Please reference the group name, Hardy Plant Society of Oregon. June is high season, so book early!

Crowne Plaza Portland-Downtown Convention Center has a parking lot on NE 3rd Avenue just off NE Weidler Street. Overnight guest parking is $22 (or $25 for valet parking). Day use self parking is $10 ($15 for day use valet parking). Metered street parking is available nearby. The hotel is also right on the Portland Streetcar line—


Portland Streetcar Map

Portland Streetcar Schedules

Map of hotel and area

A wide range of dining options, from fast casual to upscale, may be found nearby or an easy streetcar ride away.

BAG LUNCHES ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY are available by pre-order on your reservation, as an easy option between the morning lectures and the afternoon open gardens.


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