Tall buildings in downtown Greensboro

Downtown Greensboro

The 2019 POD Network Institute for New Faculty Developers will beheld July 29-August 2, 2019 in Greensboro, NC, USA. This year’s INFD is hosted by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNC Greensboro).

Travel from Hotel to UNCG’s Campus for Sessions

UNCG will be providing a shuttle to-and-from campus to the Marriott Greensboro Downtown  and the Biltmore Hotel at the start and conclusion of each day. The Marriott Greensboro Downtown and the Biltmore Hotel are also easily accessible by car, bus, or taxi.

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel accommodations at the Marriott Greensboro Downtown **FULL** Please contact hotel directly for any vacancies

**New HOTEL Added**

**FULL** The Biltmore Hotel in Greensboro is now full. Attendees will need to call the hotel to see if rooms have become available (800) 332.0303. Rooms are Queen or King only. Be sure to say you are calling for the INFD with UNCG room block. Rooms range from $100-129+tax nightly.

** Additional Hotel options below

Getting HERE

Airport Information

The City of Greensboro is home to the Piedmont Triad International Airport (airport code GSO). The Marriott Greensboro Downtown is a quick taxi ride from the airport. Information can be found on the hotel web site (click here) regarding travel from the airport to the hotel, including directions from other regional airports.

Train Information

Greensboro, NC is a popular stop by Amtrak. The Depot Downtown is in close proximity to the Marriott Greensboro Downtown (Amtrak Code is GRO).

statue of Minerva in the garden at UNCG

Minerva Statue at UNCG. Minerva is the symbol of UNCG and our origins as the Woman’s College of North Carolina. UNCG has two mascots: Minerva, the Roman Goddess of Wisdom, and Spiro, the Spartan.

Driving Directions

From the EAST: Take I-40 West to exit 224 (E Lee St toward US 29-N/220-N), continue to E Gate City Blvd, turn right onto Murrow Blvd, turn left onto E Lindsey St, and turn left onto N Greene St. Hotel will be on the left.

From the WEST: Take I-40 East to exit 218B (Freeman Mill Rd), continue to S Edgeworth St, turn right onto Bellemeade St, and turn left onto N Greene St. Hotel will be on the right.

From the SOUTH: Take I-85 North to exit 35B (US 220-N toward Interstate 40-W/Coliseum Area), merge onto US Hwy 220-N, keep left to continue on Freeman Mill Rd, continue to S Edgeworth St, turn right onto Bellemeade St, and turn left onto N Greene St. Hotel will be on the right.

From the NORTH: Take I-85 South to exit 131 (merger of I-40W & I-85S), continue on I-40W/I-85S Business to exit 224 (E Lee St toward US 29-N/220-N), continue to E Gate City Blvd, turn right onto Murrow Blvd, turn left onto E Lindsey St, and turn left onto N Greene St. Hotel will be on the left.

Looking for accommodations elsewhere? Here are a few additional accommodation options.

**Please note, UNCG will not be running a shuttle from these accommodations, attendees will need to arrange for their own transportation to and from campus.

Bed and Breakfast Options

Double Oaks Bed and Breakfast
204 North Mendenhall Street, Greensboro, NC 27401
1-336-763-9821
https://www.double-oaks.com
*Walking distance from the UNCG conference venue!

Dailey Renewal Retreat Bed and Breakfast
808 Northridge Street, Greensboro, NC 27403
1-866-925-2912
https://www.daileyrenewalretreat.net
*30 minute walk from the UNCG conference venue!
Near Hops Burger Bar /Scrambled, great places to eat!

Greenwood Bed and Breakfast
205 North Park Drive, Greensboro, NC 27401
336-763-1941
https://www.greenwoodbnb.com
*Near downtown Greensboro
Short drive to the the UNCG conference venue!

Traditional Hotel Options

Battleground Inn *Locally owned
1517 Westover Terrace, Greensboro, NC 27408
1-336-272-4737
https://www.battlegroundinngso.com/
*Short drive to UNCG conference venue! Near downtown and restaurants

O’Henry Hotel *Locally owned
624 Green Valley Rd, Greensboro, NC 27408
1-800-965-8259
https://ohenryhotel.com/
*Short drive to UNCG conference venue!
At the Shops at Friendly Center – lots of dining options
Free transportation from the airport

Proximity Hotel *Locally owned
704 Green Vally Rd, Greensboro, NC 27408
1-800-379-8200
https://www.proximityhotel.com/
*Short drive to UNCG conference venue!
At the Shops at Friendly Center – lots of dining options
Free transportation from the airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Greensboro *National chain
3030 West Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27403
1-336-292-4004
https://doubletree3.hilton.com/
*Short drive to UNCG conference venue!

Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons *National chain
3121 West Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27403
1-336-292-9161
https://www.marriott.com/
*Short drive to UNCG conference venue!