Lodging and Food Options
Community Food Systems Conference - Boston
Lodging for conference attendees
The conference will be taking place at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel at 50 Park Plaza Boston, MA 02116. Hotel room reservations will be available at a special group rate of $139 per night (+ tax).
Click here to book your hotel room(s) at the group rate. Please note: The cutoff date to reserve rooms at this rate is November 13, 2017. It means all the reservations must be made on or before that day. For any reservations made after the cutoff, the rates and rooms are subject to availability.
The following are directions to The Boston Park Plaza Hotel:
From the West:
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Rte. 90 East) into the city. Exit at Copley Square (22) and follow straight onto Stuart St. Follow to the 5th set of lights and turn left for The Boston Park Plaza Hotel - A Boston Hotel.
From the North:
Take Route I-93 South into Boston. Take the Storrow Drive - Exit 26 off of I-93. Follow Storrow Drive and exit left at the Back Bay/Copley Exit. At lights, take left onto Beacon St, and then take an immediate right onto Arlington St. The Boston Park Plaza Hotel is the 2nd building on the left after the park.
From the South:
Follow I-93 North towards Boston. Take the Storrow Drive - Exit 26 off of I-93. Follow Storrow Drive and exit left at the Back Bay/Copley Exit. At lights, take left onto Beacon St., and then take an immediate right onto Arlington St. The Boston Park Plaza Hotel is the 2nd building on the left after the park.
From Logan Airport:
Follow signs to Sumner Tunnel/Boston. Take the ramp onto RT-1A S/William F McClellan Hwy. Merge north onto Interstate 93 and take the Storrow Drive - Exit 26. Follow Storrow Drive and exit left at Back Bay/Copley Exit. At lights, take left onto Beacon St, and then take an immediate right onto Arlington St. The Boston Park Plaza Hotel is the 2nd building on the left after the park.
From Logan Airport - You have 3 options when arriving at Logan International Airport:
- Airport Cab Service (meter rate)
- Boston 's Subway: The “T”- The Boston Park Plaza Hotel is located on Arlington Street Station (Green Line) and Back Bay Station (Orange Line)
- From the Arlington Street Station, exit station and head south on Arlington Street towards Providence Street. Turn left onto Park Plaza. The hotel will be on the right.
- From the Back Bay Station, exit the station and head south towards Clarendon Street. Turn right onto Clarendon Street, left onto Columbus Avenue, left onto Arlington Street, and right onto Park Plaza. The hotel will be on the right.
- GO Boston Shuttle (available at an additional fee)
24-hour Taxi Service available at the Hotel's Main Entrance.
T Service - Subway:
The Hotel is 1 block from the Arlington T Stop off of the Green Line and 3 blocks from the Back Bay T Stop off of the Orange line.
The Boston Park Plaza Hotel offers Valet Parking for $51 per night. Valet Parking is located at the Columbus Avenue Entrance of our Boston Hotel. Valet Parking Entrance Address: 34 Columbus Ave, Boston 02116
Self Parking - Motor Mart Garage:
The Motor Mart Garage is located directly across the street from The Boston Park Plaza Hotel. It offers 24-hour access, visible security and a clean friendly environment.
Are you local and able to host a conference attendee? Need to stay the night and interested in sharing a room with another attendee?
**Please note: New Entry staff and the conference organizing team members are NOT coordinating room sharing or hosting and cannot take any responsibility for the offers and posts provided on this sheet.**
Food Options for Conference Attendees