2018 IDA Annual Reading, Literacy & Learning Conference

Hotel Reservations

The 2018 Reading, Literacy & Learning Conference is being held at Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Connecticut.

Foxwoods Resort has been the premier resort destination in the Northeast since 1992. Foxwoods offers a vast array of AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from quick service to gourmet, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers as it is directly connected to Tanger Outlets! Foxwoods Resort is owned and operated by the Mashantucket  Pequot Tribal Nation.

While the conference is housed under one roof within Foxwoods Resort, there are two different towers within the hotel, The Fox Tower and Grand Pequot Tower. Conference events will happen in both towers. The room rate below is the same for each hotel.

Room Rates
Room Type Price
Standard (Single/Double) $189
Triple/Quad $189

To book your stay:
When making your reservation by phone, please enter #, 2, 1. You will need to use the Reference Group Code: M1INT1048 for FOX Tower and F2INT1018 for Grand Pequot Towers reservations.
Hotel features include:
  • High speed Internet
  • More than 35 restaurant options
  • Two luxurious spas
  • Tanger Outlets
  • Hiking trails, zip-line, and Thrill Tower
  • Business Center

Parking, both self and valet, at Foxwoods Resort is complimentary. For more information on exactly where to park, click here.

Additional Hotels 

IDA has secured additional room blocks at the Hilton Garden Inn Preston and the Bellissimo Grande Hotel which are within minutes from Foxwoods Casino. 

Hilton Garden Inn Preston

The Hilton Garden Inn Preston provides a complimentary shuttle back and forth to Foxwoods Casino making it ideal for attendees looking for a hotel nearby.

Room Rates
Room TypePrice
Standard (Single/Double)$180

To book your stay:
When making reservations via phone, please reference Group Code IDA18. 

Bellissimo Grande Hotel

The Bellissimo Grande Hotel is an independent hotel, not affiliated with Hilton. Travel time to Foxwoods is less than ten minutes. The Bellissimo Grande Hotel will be able to offer 1-2 van requests for IDA attendees at 8:00 a.m. or 8:30 a.m. with evening return service provided. Vehicle capacity is 10-12 guests. To reserve your transportation, please check-in with the front desk every morning.

Room Rates
Room TypePrice
Standard (Single/Double)$119

To book your stay:
When making reservations via phone, please reference Group Code IDA18.