August 6, 2020 @ 1:20 pm - The inbound Tokyo Spirit cruised by the hotel afterno on a beautiful afternoon all the way from Brazil as she makes her way to Longview, Washington.
Ship of the Week - Cable Innovator
July 30, 2020 @ 8:35 am - The inbound Cable Innovator, is the world’s largest vessel of its kind, specifically designed for laying fibre optic cable. The vessel was built in 1995 by Kvaerner Masa of Finland.
Ship of the Week - Star Kilimanjaro
July 29, 2020 @ 10:40 am - The Star Kilimanjaro was on her way out of Astoria and onto her next destination in Canada. Her length overall (LOA) is 229 meters and her width is 32.24 meters. Hotel guests are provided a listing of incoming/outbounding vessels to watch at their pleasure.
Ship of the Week - Seagull Wind
July 23, 2020 @ 7:05 am - The Seagull Wind cruised by our hotel and her next destination is Kalama, Washington. This was a large ship, her length overall (LOA) is 229 meters and her width is 32.24 meters.
Ship of the Week - USNS Brittin
July 17, 2020 @ 7:40 am - The USNS Brittin passed our hotel and her next destination is Vancouver, Washington.
Watching the Ships Roll In
One of the most memorable things to do in Astoria is to watch ships roll slowly up and down the mighty Columbia River as your mind wonders what type of goods aboard and their faraway origin to their final port.