Lodging is not included in the cost of registration but there are many convenient on-campus and local options. If you have any questions about the area or lodging options below, please don’t hesitate to contact the UMass Conference Services Registration Office at registration@umass.edu or 413-577-8102.

On-Campus Lodging


Rated the best hotel in Amherst and seated in the center of the picturesque UMass Amherst campus, Hotel UMass blends a tranquil countryside escape with the bustling energy of campus life, making it your ideal destination when staying in the area. Located in the Campus Center just an elevator ride from many meeting spaces and amenities, including the University Store and several newly renovated dining options, Hotel UMass offers unbeatable convenience for a discounted conference rate of $149.00 – $179.00/room/night (plus applicable fees, currently 6% plus $1.00 per room, per night). Click here or call 877-822-2110 to complete a reservation. Reference group code SLA19C to receive the discounted group rate.

Rooms are available for the following nights/rates (plus applicable fees): Guests wishing to book outside of the nights below should call the hotel to inquire about availability
– Thursday, April 11 – $149.00
– Friday, April 12 – $179.00
– Saturday, April 13 – $179.00
Guests wishing to book outside of these nights should call the hotel to inquire about availability for additional nights at the discounted rate instead of booking online (the discount code is only valid for the nights above).

Off-Campus Lodging

The Amherst area is full of many hotels, motels and bed & breakfasts. A variety of hotel chains offer their familiar comforts just a short 5 – 10 minute drive from the UMass Campus on Route 9/Russell Street in neighboring Hadley, while charming independent inns and B&Bs dot the area, offering a true taste of Pioneer Valley living.

Below are some popular off-campus lodging options, including the estimated drive time to the Campus Center. Click here for a full listing of area lodging courtesy of the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce. Interested in staying at a local Bed and Breakfast? Click here for more information on what the Pioneer Valley has to offer, courtesy of the Five College Area Bed and Breakfast Association.

Allen House Inn – 413-253-5000 (9 minutes)
Amherst Airbnb
Black Walnut Inn – 413-549-5649 (8 minutes)
Lord Jeffrey Inn – 413-253-2576 (10 minutes)
University Lodge – 413-256-8111 (6 minutes)

Courtyard Marriott – 413-256-5454 (8 minutes)
Econo Lodge – 413-582-7077 (9 minutes)
Hampton Inn – 413-586-4851 (16 minutes)
Holiday Inn Express – 413-582-0002 (7 minutes)
Howard Johnson – 413-586-0114 (10 minutes)
Rodeway Inn – 413-584-9816 (13 minutes)

Deerfield Inn – 413-774-5587 (27 minutes)
Red Roof Inn – 413-665-7161 (19 minutes)

Hotel Northampton – 413-584-7660 (21 minutes)
Quality Inn & Suites – 413-586-1500 (21 minutes)