University Rhode Island Room Block:
There will be a small block reserved of private bedrooms in the apartment-style suite dorms on the campus of the University of Rhode Island. The rate will be around $75/bed (per person)/night. The bathrooms in the suites are shared. There are 2 private shared bathrooms in the 4- and 5-bedroom suites. The housing bed rate includes basic linens which are: sheets, pillow, light blanket, and towel – folded at the foot of the bed. It does not include toiletries in the bathrooms.
Here is a link to an example of a suite-style dorm: https://web.uri.edu/housing/wiley-hall/
Reservations for these suite dorms on the campus of the University of Rhode Island will open in early 2024! Please complete this form if you wish to get added to the URI Dorm Block Registration list.
Hotel Room Block:
Room blocks are available at the Fairfield Inn & Suites and the Hampton Inn and Hampton Inn South Kingstown. These blocks will be available until sold or the cutoff date, whichever comes first.
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott South Kingstown Newport Area – Directions to URI by car
Fairfield Way, South Kingstown, RI 02879
Phone: (401) 284-3311
Fri/Sat: Book your group rate for Special Libraries Association – Fri/Sat
Weekday: Book your group rate for Special Libraries Association – Weekday
Hampton Inn South Kingstown – Newport Area – Directions to URI by car
Located in: The Village at South County Commons
20 Hotel Dr, South Kingstown, RI 02879
Phone: (401) 788-3500
Book your group rate for Special Libraries Association
Saturday, July 13 — $309++
Sunday, July 14 – Wednesday, July 18 — $229++
Hotel Block cut-off date: 6/14/24
SLA recognizes that you have a choice when making your hotel reservations to attend the SLA 2024 Annual Conference. We have worked to secure the best rates available with our conference hotels in Rhode Island. By staying in the SLA room block, you help SLA meet our obligations to the conference hotels that offer the reduced rates shown below and at future conferences. We appreciate your continued support.