[Summit] hotels

Mickaël Rémond mickael.remond at process-one.net
Fri Jul 4 13:35:05 CDT 2008

It seems that the hotel is completly booked (not sure I understood  
correctly the women on the phone)

Will try other hotels but last time it was very difficult to find one  
during OSCON ...

Le 10 juin 08 à 22:35, Peter Saint-Andre a écrit :

> The Jive rate at the Marriott is $159. You need to call 1-800-228-9290
> and give them the location "Marriott City Center Portland, Oregon" and
> the code "Jive Software".
> I'm doing more hotel research right now, more soon.
> On 06/10/2008 1:57 PM, Patrick Logan wrote:
>> For ease of transportation esp. between downtown and the OSCON
>> convention site across the river, look or ask for something along a
>> Max train line or at least near a street car line. Something within
>> the "fareless square" will be free and close. See...
>> http://trimet.org/fares/fareless.htm
>> On the OSCON side of the river, the Jupiter Hotel has rooms
>> ~$119/night during that week on priceline.com. The "Inn at the
>> Convention Center" as well, even closer and cheaper, but less
>> atmosphere.
>> On the downtown side prices will be about double those two. You  
>> should
>> probably act fast to get a decent place.
>> On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 10:51 AM, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at stpeter.im 
>> > wrote:
>>> I haven't yet done a lot of research on hotels for the XMPP  
>>> Summit. The
>>> hotel options near the Oregon Convention Center are not the best  
>>> in my
>>> experience, so I tend to prefer staying downtown (better restaurants
>>> anyway). Matt Tucker from Jive Software (located in Portland)  
>>> mentioned
>>> that they have a negotiated room rate at the Marriott City Center,  
>>> so we
>>> could congregate there:
>>> http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pdxct-portland-marriott-city-center/
>>> But that hotel doesn't have free wifi, which to me is just wrong. :)
>>> I'll try to do more research on this by the end of the week, but  
>>> feel
>>> free to chime in if you have any insights or preferences.
>>> Peter
>>> --
>>> Peter Saint-Andre
>>> https://stpeter.im/

Mickaël Rémond

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