Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road
Rockville, MD, 20852-2785
Tel. (301) 822-9200

The 2020 meeting will be held at Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, October 21-23, 2020 as a satellite event immediately prior to the Society for Neuroscience 2020 conference, which provides you a more convenient way to attend both conferences!

Group Room Rates: Classic Guest Rooms: $239.00 plus currently 13% City/State/Occupancy Hotel Room Tax (subject to change).

Cancel Policy: There is a 72 hour cancellation policy.  Delegate are asked to guarantee their room reservations with a credit card but can cancel at no penalty up to 72 hours of arrival, within 72 hours of arrival will forfeit one night’s room and taxes.

Rooms include high speed WiFi but do not include Breakfast. Continental Breakfast will be provided by the Conference.

RoomSingle RateDouble RateTriple RateQuad Rate
Standard  (2 double beds or 1 King, Run of the House)$239.00$239.00$239.00$239.00

Especially for ISDP Students – For any guestroom reserved within the room block, there will be no additional charge for up to quad occupancy. However, the hotel’s double-double capacity is limited, please book EARLY! Double-Double guest room, for a maximum of 4 attendees sharing or a family. Choose Double/Double room with two double beds and a sitting area. Delegates are responsible for organizing roommates, the Society is not responsible, but we will provide a Googledoc (coming soon) to facilitate the process. One person should book the room and provide all the roommate names and contact details.

Deadline: September 20, 2020 or until the room block is full.

Entrance to the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel

The Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center is ideally situated in Rockville, Maryland, just steps from White Flint Metro Station, and just four stops away from Washington, D.C. Relax in sophisticated guest rooms and suites boasting contemporary décor, oversized flat-screen TVs and spa-like bathrooms with walk-in showers. Keep up with your gym routine while in North Bethesda in the modern fitness center, featuring Peloton bikes. Stop by The Corby Kitchen, the hotel restaurant, for delicious, locally sourced, Chesapeake Bay regional cuisine. Find time to visit nearby Strathmore Music Center, Pike and Rose, Rockville Town Square and the iconic monuments of downtown D.C., too.

King Guest room, ideal for single occupancy or for couples. Complete with a cozy couch and a work desk.
Double-Double guest room, for two to maximum 4 attendees sharing or a family. With two double beds and a sitting area. Delegates are responsible for organizing roommates, the Society is not responsible, but we will provide a Googledoc to facilitate the process. One person should book the room and provide all the roomate names and contact details.

Transit to/from Washington DC Area Airports and Metro:

Airport Information:

By air:

  • Baltimore-Washington (BWI), 38 miles to venue
  • Dulles International (IAD): 27 miles to venue
  • Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA): 20 miles to venue

By train:

  • Union Station, Washington DC- can take a cab (approx. 24 miles) to the venue, or take the Red Line metro towards Shady Grove to White Flint Station

By metro: White Flint, Red Line (a 3-5 minute walk to the venue). See map above.

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

Hotel direction: 23 miles NW

Visit DCA airport website

Driving directions

Take George Washington Parkway to I-495N. Merge onto I-270 and take Democracy Blvd East Exit. Turn Left on MD-187/Old Georgetown Rd. Turn Right on Executive Blvd. Turn Left on Marinelli Rd.

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)

Hotel direction: 37.6 miles SW

Visit BWI airport website

Driving directions

Take Interstate 195 West to Interstate 95 South. Merge onto Interstate 495 and continue to exit 27 toward Silver Spring. At exit 34 merge onto Rockville Pike. Proceed to Marinelli Road and turn left.

Driving directions to the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center are courtesy of MapQuest.com. For additional assistance, please contact the Marriott directly at 301-822-9200 or toll-free at 1-800-859-8003.

Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Hotel direction: 25 miles NE

  • Alternate transportation: Martin’s Sedan and Limo Service; fee: 75 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Estimated taxi fare: 60 USD (one way)

Visit IAD airport website

Driving directions

Stay straight on Dulles Airport Access Rd. Merge onto VA-267 E toward I-495/exit 18-19, merge onto I-495 N via exit 18 toward Baltimore/Bethesda. Merge onto I-270 spur N via exit 38 toward Rockville/Frederick. Take Democracy Blvd. East exit. Turn left on Old Georgetown Rd. Turn right on Executive Blvd. Turn left onto Marinelli Road

Subway Station

White Flint Metro Station – Red Line

0.2 miles SE from hotel – see more information above

Train Station

Parking

On-site parking, fee: 10 USD daily special ISDP rate for all drive-in conference attendees and ISDP conference attendees overnight guests.

The Washington, DC, metropolitan area provides culture, heritage, nationally acclaimed theaters, musical concerts, festivals, world-renowned shopping, inspiring monuments, and museums throughout the city. The list of activities and attractions is constantly changing, thanks to an active cultural community and special exhibits spanning the arts, history, and science. Not only are the city’s sightseeing options vast in number, nearly all of them offer free admission. Please visit the Official Tourism Site of Washington, DC for detailed information.

For information on places to go and things to do in North Bethesda, visit http://www.americantowns.com/md/northbethesda

For information on places to go and things to do in Rockville, visit http://www.americantowns.com/md/rockville