Off Campus Housing and Meals

Hilton Garden Inn

The Hilton Garden Inn, located about 10 blocks from the Zimfest Village, is offering a special group rate. They are the closest option for guests, and offer a variety of room sizes, all for the same group rate. You have the option of either calling in and reserving a room under the 'Zim Fest 2011 block', or with online reservations using the following information:

Group Name: Zim Fest 2011
Group Code: ZIM
Check-in: 10-AUG-2011
Check-out: 15-AUG-2011
Hotel Name: Hilton Garden Inn Corvallis
Hotel Address: 2500 SW Western Boulevard. Corvallis, Oregon 97333
Phone Number: 541-286-9822

Note: You can reserve a room for any number of days, it isn't required for you to reserve for all the days listed.

Salbasgeon Suites

The Salbasgeon Suites are a nice option for families. All the hotel rooms are suites, which include a separate living room area besides the sleeping area. The rooms have fridges and microwaves, free local calls and a full hot breakfast buffet is included with the room. There is a heated pool and wireless throughout. Located a few miles away; only a five-minute drive to OSU.

The Group Code is ZIMFES. All reservations to be provided by individual call ins. All reservations must be received no later than Monday August 1, 2011. After this time, the room block will be released and reservations will be taken on a space available basis. All room, tax & incidentals to be on own.

Click here for more information, or call 541-753-4320 for Reservations.


Camping is available at the KOA Campground on Oakville Road, about 8 miles from Zimfest. Go to to make reservations, for KOA Corvallis/Albany. Both Tent camping and RV parking are provided.

The Benton Oaks Campground is closed for post fair cleanup during the week leading in to Zimfest. The Fairgrounds are located at SW 53rd Street and Harrison Blvd, see website at
Note: They may open Saturday August 13, call them directly to inquire. Please call 541-766-6521 for questions or reservations, Monday-Friday, 8 am - 11:30 am and 12:30 pm - 5 pm or weekends and after hours 541-207-8194.


Many restaurants are located within walking distance of Zimfest Village.
See Corvallis Tourism for a list.