The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School is in the middle of the Longwood medical area in the southwest corner of Boston. The physical address is 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA, 02115.
Via the MBTA (Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority)
The "T" or MBTA services the Longwood Medical Area Stop via the "E" train and the Longwood Stop via the "D" train, both of which are a short walk from the conference center. Please use this link for details. http://www.mbta.com/schedules_and_maps/subway/lines/?route=GREEN . Please familiarize yourself with this interesting mass transit system.
If you use the "E" train, get off at the Longwood Medical Area Stop. The Boston Museum of Fine Arts is also on the same line. If you decide to stay downtown in Boston, you can take the "E" train from many of the Green Line Stations downtown. Here is a link for this short walk: http://mapq.st/1ki695x
If you use the "D" train, get off at the Longwood Stop. This stop is on Longwood Ave and is 6-7 short blocks from the conference center. . If you decide to stay downtown in Boston, you can also take the "D" train from many of the Green Line Stations down town. Here is a link to this short walk: http://mapq.st/1neaPsl
Boston is a compact city. You can walk from one end to the other in about an hour. Cabs are available in Boston and with them you get to experience a finer selection of potholes that sprout every spring in Boston. We hope you enjoy your visit to Beantown!
Currently, we have secured preferred rates at the following local hotels:
(Book early for best rates.)
The Inn at Longwood Medical342 Longwood AvenueBoston, MA 02115Phone: 617-731-4700FAX: 617-731-4870$219 + taxCall directly and mention the International Conference On Opioids (ICOO) to receive the contracted group rate.The phone number to the reservation department is 617-731-4700.Online booking: www.innatlongwood.com > check availability > special code > Group code > OPIO2017
Residence Inn by Marriott (Suites Hotel)Boston Back Bay/Fenway125 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215$309 + tax Last day to Book at the ICOO special rate: 04/26/2017
800-331-3131Click Here for Online Booking. (Make sure you end up their website with the conference name on it.)
Holiday Inn Boston - Brookline1200 Beacon StreetBrookline, MA 02446
Reservation's #: 855-813-9839
Booking Code: ICO$219 + taxCall directly and mention the International Conference On Opioids (ICOO) to receive the contracted group rate.The phone number to the reservation department is 855-813-9839 or 617-277-1200. Booking Code: ICO
Click Here for Online booking.
Hotel Buckminster - Boston (Several conference attendees have stayed at this hotel in the past and were very satisfied.)
645 Beacon StreetBoston, MA 02215Main Hotel Number: 617-736-7050Reservations: 800-727-2825Please note that many of the larger hotels in downtown Boston like the Westin, Marriott Copley, etc are close to MBTA green line stops, or just a short cab ride to the conference center.
Other hotels in the area with direct mass transit support:
Hotel Indigo Boston-Newton Riverside (This hotel is situated at the west most stop of the MBTA "Green Line at Riverside.")399 Grove StreetNewton, MA 02462Reservations: 877-846-3446Online: www.hotelindigo.com(This hotel is about 300ft from the Riverside MBTA train station. You would take the "D" train to the "Longwood" stop. Please note this is different than the "Longwood Medical Area" stop on the "E" train above. It is about 5-6 blocks to the conference center. Here is a link to this short walk. http://mapq.st/1neaPsl
Other hotels within a 20 miles:
PLEASE NOTE: Due to extreme demand, we are aware that hotel prices may have spiked in the Boston area.Please try one of these nearby communities.
Best Western, Brighton, MA (approx 13 minute by car)
Crown Plaza, Newton, MA (approx 15 minutes by car)
Best Western, Waltham, MA (approx 20 minutes by car)
Waltham Extended Stay, Waltham, MA (approx 20 minutes by car)
Newton Marriott, Newton, MA (approx 20 minutes by car)
Sheraton, Framingham, MA (approx 30 minutes by car)
Best Western, Framingham, MA (approx 25 minutes by car)
Courtyard by Marriott, Natick, MA (approx 25 minutes by car)
Please follow the link below for a full list of Parking in and around the Longwood Medical Area.
Click Here for ICOO Parking Details