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-- SFSC 2007 Hotel and Transportation Information --


Our Hotel this year is the Crowne Plaza Atlanta-Marietta, Marietta, Ga.


Hotel rooms are now available! Book your hotel room today as they are going fast!  We only have a limited number of rooms at the special convention rate and once they're gone, they're gone!
And, reservations and your stay is important to us, so please make your reservations as soon as you can, and let us know if you have any questions...

Get your hotel room today at the special Sci-Fi Summer Con rate by clicking on this link!

IMPORTANT NOTE: There will also be a link which allows for those who want to join the hotel's priority club (it is free to join their priority club). If you want a room without joining the club, please call reservations at the number listed below.

This hotel is an excellent place for a convention and at this great special sleeping room rate we expect the hotel to sell out very quickly.
This hotel also has great convention facilities which you are sure to enjoy.

For more information on the hotel, directions, and transportation please go to the hotels web site

Here

The address and contact information for the Hotel is:

1775 Parkway Place
Marietta, GA 30067
Tel: 770-428-4400
Fax: 770-428-9782

SLEEPING ROOM RATES:

$82.00 per standard double or king - single or double occupancy room. Be sure to specify which one you want. Please state that you are reserving your room for the Sci Fi Summer Convention event, and check that the room rate is $82.00 per night.

King Exec Rooms are $119.00 per day and are in limited supply and availabiliy, but you can request one, just contact us if you want one, so we can check availability and arrangements for that type of room, or, contact the sales office during business hours to inquire about it.

They also have adjoining hotel rooms, but also in limited supply, so if you want 2 of those, be sure to ask, and soon.

For purchase of hotel rooms, the hotel accepts all major credit cards to include Visa, Mastercard, Discover, Amex. The hotel also accepts cash and travellers checks (with valid I.D.), but Not personal checks or money orders.

An important note about purchase with cash: you can only purchase with cash on the day that you want the room, not in advance, and there is a $50 security/service deposit as well as the base cost of the room.


OTHER FEATURES: There is a free-use for patron business center, gym, and pool, for the convenience of patrons that have a hotel room during the show.

OTHER ITEMS: The hotel requests that no outside food (hardee's, for example), be brought into the function rooms of the hotel.




Below are some directions and layout maps to the Crowne Plaza Atlanta-Marietta.
More detailed directions can be obtained from the hotel link toward the top of this page.


The map below shows the general layout of the convention area in the hotel (check back for updates!)

Hotel Convention Level
(Click on picture for larger view)




Transportation to the hotel

DRIVING

The Hotel Website provides customizable driving directions, or you can use Yahoo maps here:

[ Yahoo.com! Maps ]


Get driving directions to the hotel

Even though there is great parking at the hotel you might want to consider taking MARTA to and from the hotel. Also, the public transit connection into Cobb county / Marietta is www.cobbdot.org, or Cobb County Transit, and the route info is on this page, http://dot.cobbcountyga.gov/cct.htm

Shuttle Bus

The Hotel provides their own shuttle bus service which can take hotel patrons just about anywhere from and to the hotel within a 5 mile radius of the hotel. This importantly includes the nearest CCT bus station to the hotel, and the CCT hub station near Southern Polytechnic U.

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Flying in for the show?

Check out the hotel Official web Site so you can verify all airline arrivals and departures.




NEARBY RESTAURANTS AND OTHER ATTRACTIONS:

RESTAURANTS

1= Subway 2= China Kitchen 3= Haveli indian
4= Applebee's 5= Hardee's 6= Tasty China
7= Enigma latin bar and grill 8= La Revolucion mexican 9= Le Buzz
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GAS SERVICE STATIONS

10= QT = =

OTHER

11= Kukos Laundry 12= Club Mariachi loco billards 13= Hair salon
14= Styles of marietta

SHOPPING

15= International Grocery

16= Jerusalem Bakery


BANKS / ATMs

10 = QT - 1/4 mile south on Franklin 17= Wakovia Bank parking lot kiosk 1 mile south on Franklin from hotel on left


HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THE HOTEL? PLEASE EMAIL THE DIRECTOR