Travel and Accommodations

 

 

HOTELS

There are nine hotels that will offer special group rates to the participants of the 2018 UNC System Advancement Symposium. The room blocks will fill up quickly, please make hotel reservations at your earliest convenience. The hotel cost is not included in your conference registration fee. You are responsible for making your own hotel reservations.

 

STATE VIEW HOTEL

2451 Alumni Drive, Raleigh

$174.00 per night

Group Rate until April 20, 2018

 

Take advantage of new experiences in a brand new lifestyle hotel like nothing you have ever seen before. The StateView Hotel in Raleigh, NC is your ideal destination for a visit to NC State University or a leisurely getaway to the beautiful City of Raleigh.

Reservations: State View 2018 UNC Symposium

 

ALOFT HOTEL

2100 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh

$159.00 per night

Group rate until April 23, 2018

 

Aloft Raleigh is located across the street from NC State University's Bell Tower, and minutes to downtown. The Research Triangle Park and RDU Airport are also close by, making it easy to explore during your stay at our hotel in Raleigh, NC.

 

Reservations:  Aloft 2018 UNC Symposium

 

DOUBLETREE BY HILTON RALEIGH BROWNSTONE

1707 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh

$139.00 per night

Group Rate until April 14, 2018

 

Experience the best of ‘The City of the Oaks’, beginning with your stay at the stylish, renovated DoubleTree by Hilton® Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, located just steps away from NC State, shopping, dining and more. Start your trip to Raleigh, NC with a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie and exceptional service.

Reservations:  Doubletree Brownstone 2018 UNC Symposium

 

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS & SUITES-NC STATE

3741 Thistledown Drive, Raleigh

$109.99 per night

Group rate until April 23, 2018

 

Our hotel's property boasts an enjoyable country setting while being convenient to all the big city attractions and businesses. The Holiday Inn Express® Raleigh Southwest - NC State hotel is also proud to offer a 100% smoke-free facility.  Additional hotel amenities, like our indoor, heated swimming pool, whirlpool and Fitness Center, make your stay more enjoyable.

HYATT PLACE

710 Corporate Center, Raleigh

$129.00 per night

Group Rate until April 20, 2018

 

The Hyatt Place Raleigh West is a 6 story, 132 room LEED certified hotel located in the Raleigh Corporate Center Park near one of the hottest new areas in Raleigh called “Inside Wade”. The stunning two story gallery area enhances the guest experience while enjoying the relaxing music, aromatic scents and pleasing décor.

Reservations:  Hyatt Place 2018 UNC Symposium

 

RESIDENCE INN RALEIGH DOWNTOWN

616 S. Salisbury Street, Raleigh

$179.00 per night

Group rate until April 20, 2018

Brand new all-suite hotel located beside the Raleigh Convention Center. Group rate includes hot buffet breakfast and complimentary Wi-Fi. 

Reservations:  Residence Inn 2018 UNC Symposium

 

HAMPTON INN & SUITES--DOWNTOWN

600 Glenwood South, Raleigh

$179.00 per night

Group rate until April 14, 2018

 

Our hotel is located in the Glenwood South district of downtown Raleigh which is also known as the hospitality and entertainment district of downtown. There are about 30 different local restaurants, bars, and entertainment venues within walking distance. We are located on the R-Line, which is a free city bus that takes you all around downtown Raleigh. Out hotel offers a complimentary hot buffet breakfast for all guests and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. 

Reservations: Hampton Inn & Suites 2018 UNC Symposium

 

SPRINGHILL SUITES MARRIOTT

1128 Ledsome Lane, Cary

$130.00 per Night

Group rate until April 22, 2018


Whether a business trip or a weekend getaway, SpringHill Suites by Marriott promises a refreshingly unexpected stay we know you'll appreciate. Indulge and unwind in our spacious suites designed with separate spaces to relax and get some work done. Then head to our lobby for a complimentary hot breakfast each morning or a beverage from our 24 hour Market.

Reservations: SpringHill Suites 2018 UNC Symposium

 

FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES

1120 Ledsome Lane, Cary

$109.00 per Night

Group rate until April 22, 2018


Encounter a rejuvenating stay at The Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Raleigh/Cary. Our modern hotel positions you towards alluring attractions and business travelers can stay productive with the help of our ergonomic workstations. Jump-start your mornings at our free breakfast buffet serving hot and fresh options daily. 

Reservations:  Fairfield Inn & Suites 2018 UNC Symposium

 

 

 

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

 

On Google Maps

NCSU's Live Map

 

 

APPROACHING FROM THE WEST ON I-40

1.    Follow I-40 E to Wade Avenue in Raleigh

2.    Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 289 for Wade Avenue toward I-440/US-1 N

3.    Continue onto Wade Avenue

4.    Take Faircloth St and Sullivan Drive to Cates Avenue

5.    Keep left to continue on Wade Avenue

6.    Turn right onto Faircloth Street

7.    Continue onto Gorman Street

8.    Turn left onto Sullivan Drive

9.    Turn left onto Dan Allen Drive

10. Turn right onto Cates Avenue

11. Turn left onto Jensen Drive

 

APPROACHING FROM THE EAST ON I-40

1.    Follow I-40 W to Hammond Rd in Raleigh.

2.    Take exit 299 toward Person Street

3.    Take Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard and Western Boulevard to Cates Avenue

4.    Merge onto Hammond Road

5.    Continue onto S Person Street

6.    Turn left onto Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard

7.    Continue onto Western Boulevard

8.    Turn right onto Morrill Drive

9.    Continue onto Cates Avenue

10. Turn left on Jensen Drive

 

APPROACHING FROM THE NORTH ON US-1

 

1.    Follow US-1 S

2.    Keep right to continue on US-1 S/Capital Boulevard

3.    Keep left to continue on Capital Boulevard

4.    Continue onto N Dawson Street

5.    Exit onto Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard/Western Boulevard

6.    Continue on Western Boulevard to Cates Avenue

7.    Merge onto Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard/Western Boulevard

8.    Turn right onto Morrill Drive

9.    Continue onto Cates Avenue

10.  Turn left onto Jensen Drive

 

APPROACHING FROM THE SOUTH ON US-1

 

1.    Follow US-1 North to Western Boulevard in Raleigh

2.    Take exit 2A to merge onto Western Boulevard toward Downtown/North Carolina State University

3.    Continue on Western Boulevard to Cates Avenue

4.    Merge onto Western Boulevard

5.    Turn left onto Morrill Drive

6.    Continue onto Cates Avenue

7.    Turn left onto Jensen Drive

 

 

 

NEARBY RESTAURANTS

Please feel free to browse through this list of nearby restaurants. You are not obligated to choose any of the suggested restaurants on the site. 

 

 

PARKING 

Complimentary parking for Symposium participants will be available in the Reynolds Coliseum Parking Deck.  Please note that area construction may impact your route.  The map provided here is to help you navigate your way to the parking deck and then to the Talley Student Union.

For your reference, the address for Reynolds Coliseum Deck is 201 Jensen Drive; Raleigh, NC 27601  

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