Travel, Hotels and Dining for the NEAA 2016 Meeting

Travel

The NEAA conference takes place on the campus of Skidmore College, 815 North Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. For planning travel to the conference, see the Transportation Information of the Saratoga Conference and Tourism Bureau. For those traveling by air, airport shuttles and local taxis are available.

Hotels

Several hotels are available within 1-3 miles from the Skidmore College campus. The following hotel offers a conference discount (additional hotels will be added soon):

The Saratoga Hilton

534 Broadway
1.4 miles from Skidmore, downtown
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For additional hotels, see the Accommodations listed by the Saratoga Convention and Tourism Bureau. Conference participants should contact hotels directly to inquire about conference rates. For lodging closest to Skidmore College, we recommend the list of lodging options below. Those listed with lower rates are good options for students seeking reasonable rates.

Courtyard Marriott – Saratoga Springs

11 Excelsior Avenue
1.6 miles from Skidmore, close to downtown
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Hampton Inn & Suites – Saratoga Springs

25 Lake Avenue
1.7 miles from Skidmore, downtown
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Saratoga Downtowner Motel (*Lower rates)

413 Broadway
1.7 miles from Skidmore, downtown
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Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs

232 Broadway (Route 9)
2.0 miles from Skidmore, south of downtown
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The Springs Motel (*Lower rates)

189 Broadway
2.1 miles from Skidmore, south of downtown
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Comfort Inn & Suites (*Lower rates)

17 Old Gick Road
3 miles from Skidmore, in the Wilton area near the mall
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Dining

The NEAA conference includes a Banquet on Saturday, April 22 in the evening. During the conference, participants may dine at Skidmore campus dining locations. Information will be provided at the conference registration desk.

Saratoga Springs has many dining options downtown and near the recommended hotels and motels. See the local Dining Guide and Bar and Pub Guide. More specific dining recommendation will be provided at the conference, and Skidmore anthropology faculty and students are happy to share personal dining favorites!

Visitors' Guide

The Saratoga Visitors Guide has resources for visitors. The area has mineral spring spas, state parks, museums, gaming, and a variety of other attractions for visitors to enjoy.