Conference Travel, Accommodation, Restaurant information
Travel, Accomodation & Restaurant Information
Travel: The nearest airport is Nassau International Airport (NAS), located 30 minutes from Comfort Suites. You will need to arrange your own personal transportation to the hotel by taxi.
Accommodations: The conference will be held at Comfort Suites, Paradise Island, Bahamas. The newly renovated junior suites include a parlor lounge with a pullout sofa bed and a main sleeping area (either king bed or two double beds). Enjoy free Wi-Fi, free parking, a complimentary full hot American buffet breakfast, as well as a beautiful outdoor pool. Located adjacent to the Atlantis Resort, all guests also receive complimentary access to Atlantis Resort facilities, including private beaches, 11 pools, 9 water slides, a mile-long tubing river (with waves and rapids), rock climbing, and waterfalls. (Daily admission to Atlantis Resort Water Park typically costs around $125 and is included in your Comfort Suites hotel charge.) Our conference rate applies for extended dates between June 9 and June 15, 2017. The daily rate per room is $170 for single/double occupancy, $210 for triples, and $250 for quadruples. Bahamian hotels charge additional room fees, including 10.75% resort levy tax; $5 per person per day, housekeeping gratuity; $15.95 per person/day energy surcharge; 7.5% government VAT; $1.60 per person/day pool/beach surcharge. Using the room reservation form on FSA website (see below), it is highly recommended that you reserve your room NO LATER THAN FEB. 1, 2017.
In order to receive the above rates for the 2017 Teaching Family Science Conference, you MUST use the hotel's accomodation reservation form below.
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