See below for exclusive travel tips and hotel discounts for Data4Decisions participants.
Raleigh Marriott City Center
500 Fayetteville St., Raleigh, NC 27601
919.833.1120 • www.marriott.com/rdumc
Book before February 26, 2016 to get the exclusive Data4Decisions group rate of $179/night!
Opened in 2008 and connected to the Raleigh Convention Center, the Raleigh Marriott City Center is a four-star quality hotel offering 400 sleeping rooms, including 20 suites. It has 14,900 square feet of meeting space, ballroom (9,052 square feet) and breakout meeting rooms (5,950 square feet). It also features the new Rye Restaurant (Southern cuisine), a Starbucks® coffee shop, 400 square feet of retail space and indoor pool. Approximately 900 parking spaces are just below the Raleigh Marriott City Center.
RDU International Airport www.rdu.com.
Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) has consistently been judged to be the favorite airport among international business travelers, as well as the most efficient small/medium airport in North America. RDU is also centrally located, making it a 15-mile drive to downtown Raleigh. Once you arrive, choose from a variety of ground transportation options http://rdu.com/groundtrans/groundtrans.html.
Transportation Around Downtown
- Take the R-LINE, Downtown’s free, eco-friendly hybrid electric buses
- Raleigh rickshaws are fun and easy
- RDU taxi cab service is plentiful and easy to find at the airport. For more information, see http://rdu.com/groundtrans/taxis.htm*
- For a listing of transportation companies in Raleigh, click here.
*Estimated rates from RDU to downtown Raleigh are $35 one way.