Accommodations


There are a number of hotels available in the area. Three major hotels are offering rooms to RSS attendees at discounted rates. All three hotels are roughly the same distance to the main conference venue. The Marriott and Residence Inn are closer to the other buildings on campus.

Boston University (BU) Residence Hall*
Claflin Hall, 273 Babcock Street, Boston, MA 02215
Lowest cost option, just across the river from MIT, and located on public transportation.
Double-occupancy rate: use this link.

  • $50.00 per night, per bed (with roommate), or
  • $100.00 per night for full double room (rooms with one single bed not available)

Deadline: Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Reservations are available the nights of July 11 through July 15. To book one bed in a double occupancy/shared room, select one bedroom ($50 per night). To book two beds in a double occupancy room, select two bedrooms ($100 per night). Enter promo code Robotics 2017 to view available rooms. Enter the name of your roommate in the “Special Requests” field or leave the “Special Requests” field empty to have a roommate randomly assigned. Call 617-353-2238 with questions or changes.
*Non-air conditioned.

Hyatt Regency Cambridge
575 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02139
Rate: $269.00 per night, with this link.
Deadline: Friday, June 30, 2017
Phone: 617-492-1234 (Mention the Robotics: Science & Systems Room Block)

Boston Marriott Cambridge
50 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142
Rate: $299.00 per night, with this link.
Deadline: Friday, June 16, 2017
Phone: 617-494-6600 (Mention the Robotics: Science & Systems Room Block)

Residence Inn Boston Cambridge
120 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142
Rate: $299.00 per night, with this link.
Deadline: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Phone: 800-331-3131 (Mention the Robotics: Science & Systems Room Block)