E&E RPCVs
Housing
Omni Shoreham Hotel
Days Inn

Home stays &
hotel room sharing

The Omni Shoreham is the headquarters for the conference. It is well located in a terrific area just off Connecticut Avenue, on Rock Creek Park northwest of downtown. The National Zoo is just a couple of blocks away, a subway stop is a block away, and many ethnic restaurants are nearby.

There are no more rooms with two beds left at the Omni Shoreham! See below 'Days Inn The only rooms left have only one bed (i.e., one king or one queen size bed). For those call (202) 234-0700).To get the special conference rate, tell the reservations agent you are with the National Peace Corps Association Conference when you make your reservation.

The room rate at the Omni is $119 for a single or double. (With four people in a room that is only about $30 a night!) Reservations must be made by June 1 to qualify for the special conference rate. Rates are effective 3 days before and 3 days after conference dates.
To make a reservation at the Omni Shoreham, call their toll free number at 1(800)THE-OMNI (1-(800)-843-6664). You can fax in your reservation request to (202) 756-5145.You must use a credit card, check or money order (in the amount of one nights' room and tax (14.5%) to guarantee the room.Check in is 3 pm and check out is noon.

For more about the hotel arrangements, go to http://www.rpcv.org/pages/sitepage.cfm?id=455

Days Inn - Connecticut Avenue
The NPCA has made arrangements for 40 rooms with two beds at the Days Inn Connecticut Avenue. The hotel is one block from the Van Ness metro station on the Red Line which is one metro stop away from the metro stop for the Omni Shoreham.

Room Rates: $69 for single or double. Rates are effective 2 days before and after conference dates.

Call the hotel toll-free at 800-952-3060. Reservations cannot be done online. Person reserving room *MUST* say they are part of the National Peace Corps Association group or code MKAF to get the special $69 rate, and must use a credit card to guarantee the room. Local taxes on hotel rooms at 14.5%. Reservations must be made by June 1 to be guaranteed to receive the special conference rate.
Children 17 and under may share a room with parents at no charge.

Visit the hotel website at Days Inn Connecticut Avenue.

Home stays & hotel room sharing
If you would like to stay at the home of an RPCV for the conference, please write Sarah Samuel at slsamuel@worldnet.att.net Tell her how long you hope to stay, whether or not you are a smoker, couple or single, any other pertinant facts.

If you would like to share a hotel room, Sarah is also matching up people. Write her at slsamuel@worldnet.att.net

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To those in the DC area — Some of our group are looking for a place to stay for the conference. Would you be interested in opening your home to a fellow E&E RPCV? If so, please respond with the information on preferences and logistics and we will match your accommodations to people who are looking.

    * Can you host: a couple, single male(s), or single female(s)
    * How many?
    * Non-smoker(s) only or smoker is OK?
    * What accommodations can you offer - e.g. spare room, pull-out sofa, floor, etc.?
    * How many days would space be available?
    * Where are you located?
    * Is there transportation (bus or metro) to the conference site at the Omni Shoreham within reasonable distance?
    * Do you have any pets in the house?
    * Do you have any other preferences you would like to have observed?

    If you would like to be a host, please contact Sarah Samuel at slsamuel@worldnet.att.net

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