Hotel and Travel Information

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Conference Hotel

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Conference Center
2800 Opryland Drive
Nashville, TN 37214
Reserve a room online

Rates: $149 for single/double occupancy and $169 for triple/quad occupancy. To receive the group rate, reference the Excellence in Journalism Conference when you make your reservation. The group rates are valid until August 13, 2014, or until the room block sells out, whichever comes first.

Reservations: To book your room, call 615-889-1000 or use the online reservation system.

Parking: Self-park is $20 a day. Valet is $28 a day.

Check-in and Check-out: Check-in is 3 p.m., and check-out is 11 a.m.

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Transportation to and from the airport

Special airfare discount for EIJ14 attendees!

United Airlines is pleased to offer discounts of 2-10 percent off published fares. Save an additional 3 percent by booking your own reservations at united.com.

Choose your flight times, and access your meeting discounts by inserting ZSJV617005 in the Offer Code box. Or Call your travel professional or United Meetings at 800-426-1122 for reservations. Refer to Z Code ZSJV and Agreement Code 617005.

Nashville International Airport (BNA)

— Approximately 8 miles from Gaylord Opryland Resort & Conference Center.
— Opryland airport shuttle service (reservation required): $30 USD one way. Phone: 615-883-2211
— Estimated taxi fare: $25 one way.

Visit the BNA Ground Transportation page for information on other options.

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Getting Around Music City

On a Budget and Feeling Adventurous?
The public MTA bus (#34) stops at Opryland’s Magnolia Canopy throughout the day. This affordable option takes a little under an hour to get to downtown Nashville. Bus fares range from $1 - $2.25.

Opryland Shuttles
– The Opryland offers a downtown direct shuttle that drops off in front of the Wildhorse Saloon. It is $20 round trip or $30for a three day pass.
– Heading next door to the Opry Mills Mall? Show your room key and hop on the complimentary shuttle located at Opryland’s Magnolia Canopy.

Catch a cab downtown for $25. Rideshare with fellow EIJ attendees and split the cost!

Making the most of your stay in Nashville

Follow this link for a list of links, tips and ideas for things to do during your stay!

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Need a Roommate?

If you would like to know about other EIJ14 attendees who are interested in sharing the cost of a hotel room in Nashville this coming September, please feel free post your request here.

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