November 24, 2014

Accommodations and Travel

Located conveniently 80 miles from New York City and just 30 minutes from the Shawangunk Mountains with over 100 miles of roads and trails for hiking, running, and biking,  Poughkeepsie, NY is the perfect place for a getaway whether you dream of the quiet of the mountains, the hustle and bustle of the city—or both!

Staying in Poughkeepsie

Conference Rates:

#acuHIT has arranged a special discounted rate at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel of just $99.00/night plus tax for the evenings of March 6 and 7, 2013. Use the code ACU to receive the discount rate.

Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel
http://www.pokgrand.com
40 Civic Center Plaza
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Make your reservation online or by phone: (845) 485-5300.

Regular rates will apply before and after the conference:
• Weekday Rates (Monday through Thursday): $109.00 per a night for up to 2 guests. A $10.00 charge will be applied to each additional guest per room.
• Weekend Rates (Friday through Sunday): $129.00 per a night for up to 2 guests. A$10.00 charge will be applied to each additional guest per room.

All regular rates are subject to change.

Shipping Instructions

To directly ship materials to the hotel, please ship to this address, making sure your own name and address are visible as the return address:

Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel
40 Civic Center Plaza
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Attn: ACU Health IT and the Underserved Conference,  Exhibit, March 7

Traveling to Poughkeepsie By Car

From New York City
Follow signs from the Henry Hudson Pkwy. to the Sawmill River Pkwy. to the Taconic Pkwy. North. Exit at Rt. 52 or 55 east or west. Or, take I-87 north (New York State Thruway.) to Exit 17 at Newburgh to I-84 east to Rt. 9 north. Or, continue east on I-84 to the Taconic Pkwy. North. Or, continue east on I-84 to Rt. 22 north.

From Connecticut
Follow I-84 west to Rt. 22 north. Or, continue west on I-84 to the Taconic Pkwy. North. Or, continue west on I-84 to Rt. 9 north. Exit Route 9 at Church Street. Turn left onto Market Street; the hotel is on your left.

From Albany
Take the New York Thruway (I-87) South to Exit 18, New Paltz. Right on Rt. 299 East, than Right on 9W South to Mid-Hudson Bridge, uphill to third light. Left onto Market Street, the hotel is on your left.

Traveling to Poughkeepsie By Train

Amtrak: Stops at the Poughkeepsie station. Just two blocks from the hotel. Accessible from Boston to Washington D.C. Metro North Railroad: Stops at the Poughkeepsie Station. 1 hour and 40 minutes from New York City.

Traveling to Poughkeepsie By Plane

Stewart International Airport: Located just 20 miles from the hotel.
Dutchess County Airport: Located just 8 miles from the hotel.