AAHGS has reserved a block of rooms at the conference venue, College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center. There are also several other hotels nearby if you choose to stay elsewhere.
College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
Reservations: Call the hotel directly at 301-985-7300
Located in Hyattsville, Maryland
12 miles from downtown Washington, DC.
There are also several other hotels nearby if you choose to stay elsewhere.
|Price Per Night|| |
Special room rates of $129.00 (single and double) are available for AAHGS conference registrants. There is a sales tax of 10% on each guest room. The conference room rate is available beginning on Monday, October 8th through Sunday, October 14th, for those wanting to arrive early to conduct personal research or attend the pre-conference tours which take place October 9 - 11. The conference will be held October 11-13. Call the hotel directly at 610.354.8118 and ask for the AAHGS Conference Rate.
Attention! Please be advised that, if you reserve a room in the AAHGS block, Valley Forge Casino Resort will charge you a deposit of $141.90, the price of one night's stay plus tax. This deposit will be refunded if you cancel by October 3rd. Otherwise, it will be applied toward your final bill.
Free self-parking for all hotel guests and conference attendees.
|Airport Shuttle|| |
The Valley Forge Casino Resort recommends Tropiano Airport Shuttle (http://www.tropianoshuttle.com / 800-559-2040) for $29 cash / $34 credit card and $53 round trip. Shuttles depart from Philadelphia International Airport’s (PHL) Ground Transportation Area and returns to the airport on an hourly basis. The last pickup at the airport is 11 pm. The last pickup at the hotel is 6:00 pm. The distance is 18 miles and is approximately 28 minutes away. Reservations are advised, especially for the return trip to the airport since the service only stops at the hotel when a reservation has been made.
No nearby public transportation service.
The hotel offers free shuttle transportation to destinations within 5 miles.
|Number of Rooms in Hotel||485 - Max in hotel|
|Number of Queen/Doubles|| |
130 Doubles will be blocked for group.
|Number of King Beds|| |
20 to be blocked for Group
|Number of Accessible Rooms in hotel|| |
2 completely wheelchair-accessible rooms
|Number of elevators||3 in each tower|
|Snack area|| |
Soda machines on every floor
Complimentary Wi-Fi guestrooms, meeting rooms and all public areas
Not open in October
For more information, read the Hotel Fact Sheet.
Visit the Hotel Web Site at http://www.vfcasino.com