The Conference Venue Address:
Virginia Beach Resort Hotel
2800 Shore Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Each fully-appointed suite offers a sleeping area with two double beds and cable TV, a separate living area with a queen size sofa bed, cable TV, dining table/chairs and a private balcony with a view of the bay. Other amenities include a microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, sink, hair dryer, iron, ironing board, alarm clock, and internet connection (not free). Free internet service is available in the lobby and conference areas. Room upgrades with suites directly over the beach, king size beds, or two bedrooms, may be available. Ask when making your reservations.
Rooms at the Virginia Beach Resort Hotel and Conference Center must be booked directly with the Hotel by contacting the hotel at 800-468-2722 or 757-481-9000 and asking for the IASD Conference group rate. The discounted room block is limited and ends on 30 May, so please book your hotel room early for the best chance at staying at the bayfront conference site. Check-in is 4 PM and check-out 11 AM.
Room Rates: These discount rates have been negotiated for IASD but are provided here for information only – please confirm your rate and any payment or cancellation details when you make your reservation. Neither IASD nor the Virginia Beach Resort Hotel will assign roommates, so please arrange these prior to making your reservation. To connect with potential roommates you may go to the IASD Bulletin Board or Find A Roommate Multiple occupancy rooms must be billed to a single individual, so arrange this with roommates ahead of time and tell the hotel of your arrangement.
Rate Per Night excludes tax (state and local taxes, fees and assessments, currently 13% plus $1 city tax per night, but could change without notice)
The bay front location provides an ideal venue for beach activities as well as complimentary bicycles, a fully-equipped health club, pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and a professional massage service. The hotel is also less than a mile from historical First Landing State Park, a wildlife sanctuary where you can experience cypress swamp, salt marsh, maritime forest, freshwater wetlands, dunes, and bay shoreline. The park features camping and cabins, 19 miles of hiking trails, and 5.9 miles of biking trails. See the Local Attractions page for additional things to do and see in the VA Beach area.