Looking for OBF 08 Housing?

  • Feb 14, 2008
Planning on visiting Eugene and the OBF in 2008? Allow yourself sufficient time to find housing, especially during the ten days of the Eugene 08 Olympic Trials when hotel rooms will be in short supply. If you can't find housing during the June 27-July 6 Eugene 08 time period, consider visiting during the second half of our festival, which takes place after the games have ended, with great concerts and plenty of hotel availability July 6-13. Here are several online resources to help your housing hunt. Let us know if you have others to share. CVALCO Website of the county's tourism bureau with a special page for hotels and properties. Search listings here, or call and ask for Meg Trendler (800) 547-5445 Fast Track Housing Free, community-based website matching housing and visitors, created just for Eugene 08. Look for rentals, or post your property to rent. Craig's list Grassroots site with various housing listings. UO Housing University of Oregon on-campus housing. Rooms are only available for Eugene 08 ticket-holding spectators, and there is a minimum 4 day reservation required. UO Elderhostel Gateway for information to the University of Oregon's Elderhostel program. Participants in the OBF package stay in UO campus residence halls as part of a one or two-week OBF experience. Specific 08 package and registration information not yet posted. Home Exchange Member-based, international travel exchange service, click and search to narrow down to Eugene. eugene08.com Very cool, official Olympic Trials website with information about events and further links.