Hotel & Travel

Conference Hotel

The venue for the 2011 Annual Meeting is the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront. A block of rooms has been set aside for registrants. The AAUP group rate is $209 excluding tax (15.5%) for a single or double occupancy. AAUP meeting attendees staying overnight in Baltimore are strongly encouraged to stay at the Marriott Waterfront.

To make a reservation:
By Phone: Call 1-506-474-2009 or 1-800-266-9432 and indicate that you are part of the Association of American University Presses meeting. Attendees must book their rooms by Thursday, May 5, to get the group rate. Please note that the block may fill up prior to May 5, so make your reservations early.

Alternate Hotels

If AAUP's room block fills at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, there are several reasonably priced hotels within walking distance. AAUP does not have agreements with any of these hotels, but individuals may be able take advantage of AAA or other discounts.

View hotel locations on a map.

Courtyard by Marriott
1000 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Phone: 1-443-923-4000

Fairfield Inn & Suites Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor
101 President Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Phone: 1-410-837-9900

Hilton Garden Inn Baltimore Inner Harbor
625 S. President Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Phone: 1-410-234-0065

For additional ideas, you can select hotels by neighborhood at the Baltimore Visitors Bureau site.

Travel Information

By Air
Attendees flying to the meeting should fly into Baltimore Washington International (BWI) Airport about 12 miles from downtown Baltimore.

Ground Transportation from the Airport
Super Shuttle
Attendees can use the link below to book shuttle rides to and from the Marriott. The ride should cost $13 each way. Advance reservations are recommend though not required.

A one-way taxi fare to or from BWI should cost approximately $35.

By Train
Individuals along the Northeast Corridor wishing to travel by train can take Amtrak to Baltimore’s Pennsylvania Station, about 2.5 miles from the Marriott Waterfront. For tickets and more information visit

By Car
The hotel’s address is:
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
700 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

Onsite self parking is available for $8.50/hour or $26/day. The daily valet parking fee is $40.

Visiting Baltimore

Staff members at Johns Hopkins University Press have generously compiled a Guide to Baltimore with maps and transit information, a restaurant guide by neighborhood, scheduled events and things to do, and much more!

For more information about visiting Baltimore: and