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Conference Accommodations

Primary Lodging

The conference will be held at the Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center..

The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center (website)
901 Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-8000 or 877-200-3360
Fax: 540-231-0146

The special conference room rates are $95.00 (plus taxes) for a single and $115.00 (plus taxes) for a double occupancy, with a $10.00 charge for each additional person (per day).

Please make reservations online using the special reservation link to assure you receive the conference rate. If you make reservations by phone — 540-231-8000 or 877-200-3360 — please reference the Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy to receive these special rates.


Alternative Lodging

In the event that the primary conference hotel, The Inn at Virginia Tech, is filled, there are two alternative lodging hotels. The Holiday Inn University located across the street and just a short walk from the conference site, and the Hilton Garden Hotel is located 1 mile down the road (we will have a shuttle service back-and-forth to the conference several times a day):

Holiday Inn University - Blacksburg (website link coming)
900 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, VA 24060
1-540-552-7001

The special conference room rates are $95.00 (plus taxes) for two doubles or a king sized bed, and $119.00 (plus taxes) for a suite.

Please make reservations online using the special reservation link to assure you receive the conference rate. If you make reservations by phone — 540-605-9656 or 877-834-3613 — please reference the Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy to receive these special rates.


Hilton Garden Inn (website)
900 Plantation Rd
Blacksburg, Virginia
USA 24060
1-540-552-5005

The special conference room rates are $97.00 (plus taxes) for two doubles or a king sized bed.

Please make reservations online using the special reservation link to assure you receive the conference rate. If you make reservations by phone — 1-540-552-5005 — please reference the Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy to receive these special rates.



Additional Information

Directions to the Conference Site:

The conference center provides directions and here is the conference center's mapquest location.


Map of Conference Meeting Rooms:


Parking:

There is free parking on-site at the conference center.

The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center is a Virginia Green Lodging Facility and as such, works aggressively to reduce the impact of its activities on the environment. In addition to expected efforts such as multi-stream recycling and high-efficiency water and energy systems, they offer meeting planners options such as bulk water pitchers instead of bottled water, 100% recycled paper products, and reusable dishware and cutlery.


Blacksburg Tourism:

Click to view a map of restaurants and shops within walking distance of the conference.



The conference center provides a list of nearby attractions as does the Town of Blacksburg.







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