These hotels are recommended for ICOPHIL. All are either on a bus route leading to the Kellogg Center or courtesy van service is available. Rates cited are "Big Ten rates" for visitors to MSU but do not include taxes.
East Lansing Marriott at University Place, 300 M.A.C. Ave., East Lansing MI 48823 (20-minutes walk; 6 minutes by bus, with 4 minutes walking) Pool, Health Club, Restaurant, Laundry Service, Wireless Internet, Concierge, Free Parking, DSL Cable, Hair Dryers & Newspapers. $159/night. Click here for the website.
Kellogg Center, Harrison Ave., East Lansing, MI 48824 (all sessions take place in the Kellogg Center) All Non-Smoking Rooms, Restaurant, Cable TV, Internet, Concierge, Hair Dryers & Coffee Makers. $97/night Single or Double; $10.00 Extra Person. Click here for the website.
Gatehouse Suites, 1600 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing MI 48823 (30 minute walk; 10 minutes by bus) Spacious suites featuring fully equipped kitchens & living areas, Newspaper, Cable TV, High-speed Wireless Internet, Hair Dryer, Iron Board, Cont. Breakfast & Dinner & Outdoor Pool. Single: $65-$89, Double: $95-$119/night depending on number of nights. Click here for the website.
Towne Place Suites, 2855 Hannah Boulevard · East Lansing, Michigan 48823 (40-minute walk; 10 minutes by bus with 25 minutes walking) One- and two-bedroom suites with full kitchens, voice mail, outdoor pool, cable TV, exercise room, guest laundry, free local calls, high-speed internet. Studio: $89, 1 Bedroom Suite: $99, 2 Bedroom Suite: $129. Click here for the website. Best for people with a car.
Wild Goose Inn Bed and Breakfast, 512 Albert Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823 tel: 1-517-333-333 (near East Lansing Marriott; 20-minutes walk; or 6 minutes by bus, with 2 minutes walking) Six seasonally themed suites in two houses joined by a communal deck with café tables and gas fire pit. Each room has a private bath, gas fireplace, cable TV with DVD/CD player, clock radio with iPod dock, Internet access, Jacuzzis. $99 per person per night. Click here for the website.
Lansing Radisson at the Capitol, 111 N. Grand Ave, Lansing, tel800-333-3333.Wireless Internet, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron/ironing board, fitness center, indoor pool. 15-minute bus ride to Kellogg Center or free courtesy van.
University Quality Inn, 3121 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing, tel800-228-5151 $77 single or double. Free wireless, indoor pool, complimentary hot breakfast. Not on a bus line but free courtesy van to Kellogg Center.
Candlewood Suites at MSU. 3545 Forest Rd, Lansing tel: 517-351-8181. Pet friendly, all-suite hotel; fitness center, free guest laundry facilities, 24-hour convenience store. $91 single, $111 double. Free courtesy vanto Kellogg Center.
Super-8 University, 2736 Grand River Ave., East Lansing tel: 517-337-1621. $53 single, $58 double. 15 minutes bus ride to Kellogg. Caution: poor reviews.
Participants with cars might find accommodations further from campus. The MSU Travel Office web page has listings of all the local hotels with Big Ten rates guaranteed through 2012. Click here for the website.