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   The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture has made arrangements with the Fairfield Inn and Suites Boca Raton ($119 per night), as well as the Wyndham Garden Hotel Boca Raton ($129 per night). Discounted rates are available exclusively  for conference attendees. For reservations, please call or see the links below, and be sure to mention the conference in order to secure the group rate. The Fairfield offers free breakfast to guests and the Wyndham offers free transportation to the conference as well as two restaurants on premises (Rosso Italia and Red Steakhouse).

For the Fairfield Inn and Suites Boca Raton, click here for the hotel's website. Call (561) 417-8585 to reserve a room at the conference rate.

For the Wyndham Garden Hotel Boca Raton, click here  for the hotel's website. Call (877) 999- 3223 to reserve a room at the conference rate. Be advised that to reserve a room online at the conference rate you will need to enter the code 01236745MI under the special rates and codes section.

For FAU parking information, click here.

For a map of FAU campus buildings, click here.

 

Directions to FAU from Palm Beach (from the north)

Take I-95 (exit 45) or the turnpike (exit 75) south to Glades Road. Head east on Glades Road. Turn left into FAU at Broward Avenue. Pull into information booth on right for visitor parking pass.

Directions to FAU from Miami or Ft Lauderdale (from the south)

Take I-95 north to Glades Road (exit 45). Head east on Glades Road. Turn left into FAU at Broward Ave. Pull into information booth on right for visitor parking pass.

Directions to FAU from the Fairfield

Exit left on Airport Rd., then left again onto Glades Rd. for approximately one-half mile. Turn left at Broward Ave., FAU’s main entrance. Pull into information booth on right for visitor parking pass.

Directions to FAU from the Wyndham

Take Glades Road east. Turn left into FAU at Broward Avenue. Pull into information booth on right for visitor parking pass.

Directions to the Fairfield Inn and Suites Boca Raton from the north

Take I-95 south to Glades Rd. (exit 45), and bear left (east). Make a left (north) at the first light, Airport Rd. The hotel is located on the right (east) just past the Cinamark Palace 20 movie theater.

Directions to the Fairfield Inn and Suites Boca Raton from the south

Take I-95 north to Glades Rd. (exit 45). At the ramp, bear right through the Glades Rd. intersection, then proceed immediately into the left hand turning lane. Make a left at the first traffic signal, Airport Rd. The hotel is located on the right (east) just past the Cinamark Palace 20 movie theater.

Directions to the Wyndham Garden Hotel Boca Raton from the north

Take I-95 South  to Glades Road  (exit 45). Bear right (west) on Glades Rd. The Wyndham Hotel will be on the left (south) just before I-95.Get in the left lane and make a U-turn at the 1st light, Renaissance Way. Hotel will be immediately on the right, set back a bit off Glades Rd.

Directions to the Wyndham Garden Hotel Boca Raton from the south

Take I-95 North to Glades Road (exit 45). Bear left (west) at the light onto Glades. Get in the left lane and make a U-turn at the 1st light, Renaissance Way. The hotel will be immediately on the right, set back a bit off Glades.

 

 

Ground Transportation from Local Airports

These links have information on the various car and shuttle services that are available from local airports:

For information about tolls and travel on the Florida turnpike, click here.

Tri-Rail connects the three counties of Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade and their respective airports with free shuttle access to Florida Atlantic University.

For Palm Beach International Airport click here.

For Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport click here.

For Miami International Airport click here and click "Ground Transportation."

Ft. Lauderdale Taxis Body, Mind & Culture

West Palm Beach County Taxis

 

FAU Parking Information

Parking meters are available on campus, however, for most of the conference attendees and presenters it will be easier and more economical to obtain a visitor parking permit. The parking costs about $2.00 per day, and once you register you can print out your visitor parking permit immediately. Go to this link and fill out the form to create an account and get your permit. Also available on the FAU parking site are instructions for using the parking meters and maps to help you get around.

 

 Last Modified 8/7/14