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Last Modified: 23-jan-06

The following two hotels are located in the Texas Medical Center convenient to the Rice University campus.

Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites
6800 S. Main St.
Price: $89 per night plus tax
Room type: Queen bed
Meals: Not included
Telephone: 713-528-7744
Fax: 713-528-2978

Hilton, Houston Plaza Hotel
6633 Travis St.
Price: $109 per night plus tax - King bed
$119 per night plus tax - two double beds
Meals: not included
Telephone: 713-313-4000
Fax: 713-313-4600

These rates are conference rates that we have arranged and which are at a substantial discount.

Other Hotels near the conference site:

Best Western Plaza Hotel, Medical Center:
6700 S. Main.
Price: $79 per night plus tax
Room type: King size or 2 Queen beds (up to two people)
Meals: continental breakfast included
Telephone: 713-522-2811
Fax: 713-522-2627

To Book: To book a room at one of these hotels, call or fax the hotel directly. Do not call national reservations numbers for these hotels, but only the local hotel numbers given above. Tell the local receptionist that you are attending "Rice symposium" (or put that on your fax) and you will get the quoted rate.

We can try to arrange crash space at graduate student's houses. If you prefer this option please contact us as soon as possible, as space is limited.


For other hotels within 5 miles of Rice University, see