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Accommodations and Travel:
The Best Western Concordville Hotel and Conference Center has been selected as the host hotel. A block of rooms has been reserved for the nights of 20-28 March 2004 at a special meeting rate of $95.04 $US, tax included, for a standard room. Rate includes a hot breakfast buffet in the hotel lobby, second floor. Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. and checkout is 12:00 noon. Reservations must be made by 27 February 2004. You will not be guaranteed a room or the special rate after this date. Please mention ICDD when you make your reservation. All guest rooms offer the following amenities: hair dryer, in-room minibar, iron and ironing board, coffee maker, two telephones, data port, voice mail, and complimentary USA Today delivered to your room. The Best Western Hotel also invites you to the nightly complimentary Managers' Reception - Monday  through Thursday 5 - 6:30 p.m. Other hotel amenities include on-site Business Center, complimentary local transportation, same day dry cleaning, laundry facilities, heated indoor pool and steam sauna, fitness center, and game room.

Best Western Concordville Hotel
Route 322 and Route 1
P.O. Box 607
Concordville, PA 19331-0607 U.S.A.
Telephone: 610.358.9400; Hotel Reservations Only +1.800.522.0070
Fax: 610.358.9381
Web: www.concordville.com

In addition, the city of Philadelphia is advertising a "Philly Overnight Hotel Package" which offers two-for-one hotel rates through 31 March 2004. The web site www.gophila.com will give you additional information regarding this offer.

General Travel Information
Attire: Attire is informal for most activities
Climate: Temperatures in March range from 33 F to 52 F
Time Zone: EST
Airport: Philadelphia International

Directions to Concordville and the ICDD Headquarters - Maps of the area
(info below is linked to above)
ICDD Headquarters is located in the Newtown Square Corporate Campus at:
12 Campus Boulevard
Newtown Square, PA, U.S.A.19073-3273

Directions to ICDD Headquarters from Philadelphia International Airport
Take airport Exit towards Delaware, merging onto I-95 South, follow I-95 South for 5 miles to Exit 7 (I-476 North), follow I-476 North for 9 miles, take Exit 9 (Broomall, West Chester), turn left at bottom of Exit ramp onto Route 3 West, following Route 3 for 4 miles, turn left into Newtown Square Corporate Campus at the traffic light. ICDD is on the right at 12 Campus Boulevard. This trip normally takes 45 minutes. During rush hour this trip can take up to 1-1/2 hours.

Directions to the Philadelphia International Airport from ICDD Headquarters
Exit from parking lot and turn left onto Campus Boulevard. Follow Campus Boulevard and turn right onto Route 3 (West Chester Pike). Follow West Chester Pike (Route 3) to Route 476 South. Follow Route 476 South to Route 95 North. Follow Route 95 North and there are well-marked signs for the Airport. This trip normally takes 45 minutes. During rush hour this trip can take up to 1-1/2 hours.

Directions to Best Western Concordville Hotel and Conference Center

  • From Philadelphia International Airport: Take I-95 South to Exit 3 Route 322 West; hotel is located 8 miles on right
  • From Delaware & Maryland: Take I-95 North to Exit 8 Route 202 North, Right on Route 1 North, go past junction of Route 1 and Route 322; hotel is located 25 yards on right.
  • From PA Turnpike: Take Exit 25A (new Exit 20) for Route 476 toward Chester, follow 476 South to Exit 5 Lima/Springfield, follow Route 1 South; hotel is 12 miles from Exit 5 on left behind Concordville Inn Restaurant (before Route 322)
  • From NJ Turnpike: Take Exit 2, follow Route 322 West, over the Commodore Barry Bridge to I-95 South to Exit 3 Route 322 West; hotel is 8 miles on right.

Ground Transportation from Philadelphia Airport to Best Western Concordville Hotel:
We recommend Delaware Express Shuttle. The cost is ~28.00 $US per person each way and reservations are strongly recommended. You may make your shuttle reservation online at www.delexpress.com or call 1-800-648-5466. Please have your flight number available, when making your reservation.

Upon arrival at the airport, dial 24 from the Ground Transportation counter, located in the Baggage Claim area.

Taxi: Available outside the Baggage Claim area. Fares are not regulated and vary widely with each driver. This mode of transportation is not recommended unless traveling to Center City Philadelphia.

Maps of the area

 

 

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