BIG XII TEACHING AND LEARNING CONFERENCE
Blocks of rooms have been reserved for conference participants at the hotels listed below.
(easy walking distance to Leadership Studies Building and Aggieville)
1212 Bluemont Ave.
Rate: $100 (not including tax)
Cutoff date: May 13, 2016
Phone reservations: 785-573-7091 (reference Big XII Teaching and Learning Conference to receive the group rate)
Go to Bluemont Hotel website
Click on RESERVATIONS
Select CLICK HERE FOR GROUP RESERVATIONS
Enter Group ID: KSUB0616 / Password: ksu
Parkwood Inn & Suites
(offers shuttle service to K-State campus)
505 S. 17th St.
Rate: $89.95 (not including tax)
Cutoff date: rate available until block is filled
Phone reservations: 785-320-5440 (reference Big XII Teaching and Learning Conference to receive the group rate)
Go to Parkwood Inn/Manhattan website
Click on RESERVATIONS
Enter Group ID: 1735
Hilton Garden Inn
(located next to the Flint Hills Discovery Center and downtown)
410 South 3rd St.
Rate: $112 (not including tax)
Cutoff date: May 1, 2016
Phone reservations: 785-532-9116 (reference Big XII Teaching and Learning Conference to receive the group rate)
Go to Hilton Garden Inn/Manhattan website
Enter group code BIGXII
GETTING TO MANHATTAN
Manhattan is conveniently located just off Interstate 70 in the scenic Flint Hills in northeast Kansas. U.S. Highway 24 and Kansas highways 18 and 177 provide access from nearly every direction. If you are traveling west on I-70, take exit 313 and drive nine miles north on K-177 into Manhattan. If you’re traveling east on I-70, take exit 303 and drive six miles on K-18.
Manhattan Regional Airport is located four miles west of Manhattan on K-18. The airport is serviced by American Airlines/American Eagle.
American Eagle currently provides direct service to/from Dallas-Fort Worth three times a day.
There are two daily flights to/from Chicago O’Hare.
Conference hotels offer limited shuttle service to and from the airport (check with hotel at least 24 hours prior to arrival to schedule shuttle service).
Two rental car options are available at the terminal (Hertz and Enterprise)
Taxi service available, typical minimum charge of $20
Kansas City International Airportis approximately 130 miles (2-hour drive) west of Manhattan and the Kansas State University campus.
Kansas City International Airport is currently served by eleven airlines in three terminals with direct flights to 43 cities throughout United States, Canada and Mexico.
Ground transportation to and from Kansas City International Airport is available on Quicksilver Airport Shuttle and Limousine, 1-800-888-8294.
Numerous rental cars options are available including all of the national brands (Hertz, Avis, Alamo, Budget, Enterprise).