USENIX has negotiated special rates for conference attendees at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel. Contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. You must mention USENIX to get the special rate. A one-night room deposit must be guaranteed to a major credit card. To cancel your reservation, you must notify the hotel at least 24 hours before your planned arrival date.
USENIX has secured blocks of rooms in the following alternate hotels for the LISA Conference. Please call the hotel directly, ask for reservations and BE SURE to mention USENIX to get our special group rate.
The Tremont is a short cab ride from the Marriott. Also right near the Tremont Hotel is the "T", Boston's subway. You can take the "T" to the very next stop (Back Bay Station), go upstairs and be at Copley Plaza near the Marriott.
Need a Roommate?
Usenet facilitates room sharing. If you wish to share a room, post to and check comp.org.usenix.roomshare.
Special airline discounts will be available for USENIX attendees. Please call for details:
The hotel is only 6 miles from Logan International Airport. City Transportation provides shuttle service every 30 minutes to and from the airport at a cost of $7.50 one way. Catch the shuttle from outside the baggage claim area on the lower level at the airport. Taxi service cost is approximately $16 one way.
Boston parking is scarce and expensive; currently the Marriott is charging $22/day. Consider using the "T", Boston's subway. It links all sections of the city and nearby communities. The fare is just $.85 one way and it runs from 5:00am to 12:45am. Both the Copley Place Stop on the Green Line and the Back Bay Station on the Orange Line are located nearby the hotel.
Boston offers several attractions and sights to see. Some points of interest include:
Boston's North End
Historic Lexington and Concord
For more detailed information about Boston visit City.Net.