If you're searching for an interesting neighborhood to stay in the city of Portland, check out North Portland, which lies 6 miles (9 kilometers) to the north of downtown Portland.
Are you traveling to Portland? Make plans to visit some worthwhile tourist attractions, like the Portland State University, Oregon Zoo and Grotto.
If you and your friends are keen to discover Portland, then why not stay a few nights in North Portland. There you have the option of staying close to the Jantzen Beach Center at the Residence Inn Marriott Portland North Harbour and Courtyard by Marriott Portland North Harbour, or if you want you can find accommodation closer to the Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Portland-Jantzen Beach and Fairfield Inn & Suites Portland North Harbour.
If you are looking for a place to stay in North Portland, it's also worth looking into other nearby hotel options in the Pearl District hotels guide and the Travelocity's Lloyd District hotels guide. You will be able to discover Pearl District approximately 5 miles (8 kilometers) from North Portland.
Travelocity's comprehensive database contains a good range of Portland lodging options.