Accommodations and Travel

Hotels

Special price arrangements have been made with the following hotels in Chapel Hill. See registration details for hotel booking information at fridaycenter.unc.edu/pdep/isam.

Courtyard by Marriott

The Full of Southern Charm Courtyard by Marriott Chapel Hill hotel makes all of your travels successful by providing exactly what you need: spacious guest rooms, a hot breakfast buffet, free high-speed wireless Internet, and services that help you be more productive and comfortable.  Located 1 mile from UNC Chapel Hill and next door to The Friday Center for Continuing Education.  The Courtyard by Marriott has 133 guest rooms and 36 suites.  Rooms are available at a conference rate of $119 plus tax (specify ISAM 2013 Congress).  Reservations must be received by March 5 to guarantee the conference rate.  Use these reservation links to reserve a room with a queen bed.

Aloft Chapel Hill

Aloft Chapel Hill is a modern, fresh, & fun destination for the traveler open to possibilities.  Enjoy an alternative travel experience in an urban-influenced setting where energy flows and personalities mingle.  Aloft is sassy, savvy, and alive.  Located less than 1 mile from the Friday Center.  The 130 guestrooms at Aloft Chapel Hill offer a bright, spacious environment with nine-foot ceilings, extra-large windows, and our signature rest and relaxation bed.  Rooms are available at a conference rate of $109 plus tax (specify ISAM 2013 Congress).  Reservations must be received by March 15 to guarantee the conference rate.

For more information visit Aloft Chapel Hill

Sheraton Chapel Hill

The Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel offers a variety of comforts and conveniences to make your stay memorable.  Located approximately 3.5 miles from the Friday Center.  A shuttle to the Friday Center will be available each morning between 7 am and 8 am.  Rooms are available at a conference rate of $126 plus tax (specify ISAM 2013 Congress).  Reservations must be received by February 22 to guarantee the conference rate.

For more information visit Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel

The Franklin Hotel

The Franklin Hotel is locate in downtown Chapel Hill so you will never be far from entertainment.  The Franklin Hotel is devoted to hospitality, where kindness and generosity guide their decisions to bring you joy.  Located approximately 3 miles from the Friday Center. Transportation to the Friday Center is available at no additional charge.  Rooms are available at a conference rate of $159 plus tax (specify ISAM 2013 Congress).  Reservations must be received by March 5 to guarantee the conference rate.

For more information visit The Franklin Hotel

 

Travel Information

Raleigh-Durham International Airport
For more information on how to find and book a flight visit www.rdu.com

Ground Transportation from RDU

There are several options for reaching your hotel from RDU.

Super Shuttle- Depending on how many guests you have will determine the price of the shuttle.  Shared ride rates start at $20.00.  For more information on the Super Shuttle visit www.supershuttle.com/en/RDUAirportShuttleRaleigh.html

Taxi Service- There are several different taxi companies to choose from that provide rides from RDU to Chapel Hill, NC.  The average taxi fare from RDU to Chapel Hill will be around $40.00.  For more information on the official RDU taxi service visit www.rdutaxiinc.com

Triangle Transit Bus offers public transportation from RDU to Chapel Hill with an average rate of $6.00.  For more information and to plan your bus trip visit www.triangletransit.org

Rental Cars- Eight rental car agencies are located at RDU airport and are a quick shuttle bus ride from the terminals.  Average rates for car rentals are $20-$40 a day plus the cost of fuel.  For more information on rental cars visit www.rdu.com/groundtrans/rentalcars.htm

 

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