Where is Downtown Portland?
Sometimes getting completely lost is an excellent way to find yourself. That said, before you get the keys to your rental car, it can be useful to know a few of the basics about Downtown Portland — like where to find it on the map!
While there are loads of awesome people in Downtown Portland, don't forget to venture out of town and say hi to some of the friendly locals who live in the surrounding areas. Roughly 583,800 people call Portland their home.
What are the major attractions in Downtown Portland?
If your trip to Downtown Portland is all locked in but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a helping hand.
Give that rental car a breather and use those legs. Not far from this neighborhood's center, Lownsdale Square is worth a look. More adventure awaits at Mark O. Hatfield US Courthouse and Elk Fountain, which are also close by.
What are the best road trip destinations near Downtown Portland?
You can't return home without checking out Portland. Offering some fabulous attractions, it's an enticing day-trip destination. Portland can be found about 0.1 miles from Downtown Portland.
Where are the best convention centers near Downtown Portland?
After a long day of chatting to like-minded individuals, it's always nice to be able to lay your head somewhere nearby. If you're traveling to Downtown Portland for work, here are some of the convention centers that are close to hotels, restaurants and cafés:
- Oregon Convention Center (1 mile away).
- North Star Ballroom (3 miles away).
- Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center (6 miles away).
What kind of rental car should I get for Downtown Portland?
Availability of parking and heavy city traffic should always be considered when choosing your vehicle. While large people-movers and SUVs are comfortable and spacious, they can be challenging to park and maneuver. Given that Downtown Portland is just 0.1 miles from Portland, chances are you'll spend some time navigating the streets downtown. Want our advice? Select some wheels with enough room for all your buddies and your belongings but still compact enough to handle city driving. Our standard-size vehicles are a good place to start.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Downtown Portland?
You'll be glad to know that there's an impressive variety of both luxury and economy rentals in Downtown Portland. What you go for will depend on what you're willing to spend and what you plan to do. Prestige vehicles offer unparalleled mod cons and comfort. If you want to treat yourself, why not go for an elite SUV, or perhaps a fancy mid-sized vehicle? Alternatively, if you're just after a set of wheels to zip around town in as efficiently as possible, we can help you out with an economy compact vehicle (or something else that won't blow your budget).