At your BEST WESTERN PLUS Prairie Inn, friendly staff members are happy to provide recommendations on everything from shopping at the nearby outlets in Woodburn to the best trails for hiking at the mountains.
Albany is located in the Heart of the Willamette Valley just 44 miles north of Eugene, 69 miles south of Portland, and 24 miles south of Salem, Oregon's state capital. Nestled between the Coast and the Cascade mountains allows an easy drive to ocean beaches or snow covered slopes. Albany lies on the path of the Willamette and Calapooia Rivers, the Amtrak railroad route, US Highway 99E, Highway 20, and Interstate 5. Interstate 5 exits to Albany include Exit 228, 233, 234A, and 234B.