Fifth Annual CARL Conference * September 19-20, 1997


Staying at the Waterfront Plaza Hotel

60 rooms at the Waterfront Plaza Hotel are available at a conference rate. Water View: $125 per night; City Side: $110 per night. To reserve a room, call the hotel, 1-800-729-3638 or 510-836-3800 before August 21, 1997 and identify yourself as a CARL Conference attendee.

Waterfront Plaza Hotel
10 Washington St.
Oakland, CA 94607

Other Nearby Hotels

(without conference rate, but at alternate prices)
Best Western Inn at the Square
510-452-4565, $79 (single or double), 3 block walk.
Additional information (not specific to this location) available via the Best Western Homepage.

Executive Inn
510-536-6633, $92/$102 (single or double), offers shuttle to Jack London Square

Oakland Marriott
510-451-4000, super saver for weekend at $89 (single or double), regular $115, 15 minute walk.

TraveLodge at Chinatown
510-451-6316, at 7th and Broadway.
Additional information (not specific to this location) and electronic coupon available via TraveLodge Homepage.

Washington Inn Oakland
$79/$89 special rate for state employees

See also the QuickAID Website for additional hotels in the East Bay.

Parking Near the Conference Site

Waterfront Plaza Hotel guests may park at the hotel for $10/night.

Inexpensive parking ($5.00/day) is available nearby at the Washington St. Garage (corner of Washington St. & Embarcadero) if tickets are ordered with Conference registration. Tickets will be placed in your conference folder and can be given to garage attendants at the end of each day.

Et Cetera

For additional aids to planning your trip (including restaurant reviews), consult the Bay Area Visitor's Resources website.


Conference Homepage Directions to Site Program Schedule Planning Committee