The conference will be held at the Augustus B. Turnbull III Florida State Conference Center. This center was completed in January 2010 and hosts academic conferences as well as government meetings, non-profit, business and community events, association programs, corporate seminars, and professional development events. It is conveniently located on the southeast corner of campus, only 2 blocks away from Gaines Street and College Town, two areas that are a hub for student life at Florida State University. The area is full of arts, restaurants, shopping, and bars. A limited amount of daily parking is available adjacent to the conference center.
We have secured room blocks from several hotels within walking distance to the Turnbull Conference Center. Each hotel has their own amenities so be sure to visit their websites.
Starting at $125 / night. 0.2 miles from the Conference Center (~5 min walk). Parking is $20 / day.
From their website: “Let us exceed expectations when you stay at Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol. Located in downtown between Florida State University and Florida A&M University, our hotel is 5 miles from the Tallahassee Regional Airport and offers a complimentary shuttle service. Enjoy convenient access to nearby attractions such as Doak S. Campbell Stadium and the Florida State Capitol. Make yourself at home in our spacious, pet-friendly hotel suites with luxury bedding, complimentary Wi-Fi, ergonomic workspaces and fully equipped kitchens. Start your day at our complimentary breakfast buffet serving a variety of delicious morning favorites. Stay on top of your workout routine in Tallahassee by exercising at our fitness center and taking a refreshing swim in our outdoor pool.”
To reserve at Residence Inn, click here.
Starting at $129 / night. 0.4 miles from the Conference Center (~8 min walk). Parking is $15 / day.
From their website: “We’re in downtown Tallahassee, less than a mile from Florida State University and Florida A&M University. It’s a quick walk to lots of local dining and the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center. Capitol Hill is a mile away, and we’re a 15-minute drive from Tallahassee International Airport. Enjoy free daily hot breakfast, WiFi, and our outdoor pool.”
To reserve at Hampton Inn & Suites, click here.
Starting at $129 / night. 0.5 miles from the Conference Center (~10 min walk). Parking is $15 / day.
From their website: “Escape to a peaceful retreat at Hyatt House Tallahassee Capitol – University, and discover the eclectic style of Railroad Square, the arts, and creative hub surrounding our hotel. Stay steps away from Florida State University and Florida A&M University, the beautiful nature trails of Cascades Park, and exciting dining options—and just a short drive away from the Florida State Capitol and Tallahassee International Airport.”
To reserve at Hyatt House, click here.
$119 / night. 0.8 miles from the Conference Center (~17 min walk). Parking is $15 / day.
From their website: “Experience the trendy yet welcoming atmosphere of Aloft Tallahassee Downtown, a loft-inspired hotel in the Florida Panhandle. Located in downtown Tallahassee, set on historic streets and a short stroll from the State Capitol, our hotel is also near Florida State and Florida A&M Universities. Meet with friends over a cocktail at our W XYZ® lounge, grab a sweet treat or savory snack from re:fuel by Aloft®, our 24/7 pantry, or play billiards in our inviting re:mix® lounge. Keep your workout routine in our 24-hour gym, take a dip in the outdoor pool, or unwind in your hotel room. Our stylish accommodations feature ultra-comfortable signature beds, an over-sized showerhead, bath amenities by Bliss® Spa and more to elevate your stay in downtown Tallahassee. Stay connected with work, family or friends with complimentary, hotel-wide wireless Internet access. Our plug & play connectivity station also charges all of your electronics and links to the 42” TV, maximizing both your work and play.”
To reserve at Aloft, click here.