Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education March 7-10, 2007
Northern Kentucky Convention Center and Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter
Covington, Kentucky, USA

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Hotels etc. for SIGCSE 2007

This page contains information on conference hotels (including a hotel comparison table with nightly rates ), the housing form, as well as links to maps, driving directions, and online lodging reservations. We strongly recommend you use the online lodging reservation system, which worked well the last time SIGCSE was in Northern Kentucky. This page also contains information on area amentities including hotel comparison, travel, restaurants and more.

Hotel Cutoff Date is Tuesday February 13, 2007

Hotels (now FIVE)

Housing Form

Complete the housing form and email it to Further instructions are on the form itself.


Map of & Driving Directions to the Conference Area


About Online Lodging Reservations


Area Amenities

Hotels, Restaurants, Transportation (to/from airport and local) , Activities, Child Care

Want info you don't see here?
To request information of general ineterst be posted here email oldham as below. Include SIGCSE07 REQUEST in the subject
Response will depend on volume ...
To request information about local specific local conditions that probabaly do not need to be posted here email frank as below. Include SIGCSE07 QUESTION in the subject
Response will depend on volume
Child care: Please contact Carla Quercioli, the NKYCVB Convention Services / Housing Manager, for information on child care resources in the area



Hotel Comparison

Marriott RiverCenter
Embassy Suites
Courtyard by Marriott
Radisson Riverfront
Holiday Inn Riverfront
Check in/out
4pm / 11am 3pm / 12noon 3pm / 12noon 3pm / 11am 3pm / 11am
Expected Nightly Rate Before Taxes
$148 (+ taxes) $148 single or double. $10 per each additional. (+ taxes) $129 (+ taxes) $109 (+ taxes) $99 (+taxes)
Bedding & Guests

Double bedded: 4
Kind bed: 2

Double Standard: up to 5
Standard King Bed: up to 5
Two Queen Beds: 4
King Bed: 2
Standard Rm: 4

Double: up to 5
King: Up to 5

Free wireless public areas and rooms Free wireless atrium and rooms Free wireless public areas, free wired rooms Free wireless in room Free wireless in room & throughout
Business Center
Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Swimming & Fitness
Yes Yes Yes Yes Fitness
To / From Airport
Shuttle & Cab Shuttle & Cab Shuttle & Cab Complimentary shuttle  (confirmed via phone 6/14/2006)
Shuttle & Cab
Shuttle & Cab
Breakfast and on site Dining
  • Zebo's Bistro and Lounge, breakfast, lunch, dinner, continental
  • Complimentary full cooked-to-order breakfast
  • The Embassy Grill, open until 11pm
  • The Courtyard Cafe (American)
  • The Riverview Revolving Restaurant (eclectic American)
  • Breafast not included
  • On-site dining breakfast, lunch, dinner, 7 days per week
  • Free self parking if with SIGCSE (by our contract), otherwise $8/d self parking, unlimited in & out
  • $20/d valet
  • Free self parking if with SIGCSE (by our contract), otherwise $8/d self parking, unlimited in & out
  • $20/d valet
  • Free self parking
  • Free self parking
    • Free self parking
    • Headquarters
    • Completely non-smoking (per call to reservations desk 9/22/06)
    • Free fitness center and pool
    • Complimentary coffee, tea in room
    • Complimentary newspaper delivered to room
    • Wheelchairs, babysitting, safe deposit boxes available

    Mea Culpa: This was originally listed as a completely non-smoking hotel. Updated 9/29/06.

    • Two room suites, separate living/sleeping areas, refrigerator, microwave, cofee maker
    • Free cocktail reception each evening 5:30-7:30
    • Hiltion Honors points/miles
    • Free indoor pool & fitness facility
    • Complimentary 24h business center with key card
    • Completely non-smoking
    • Free fitness center and pool
    • Complimentary cofee, tea in room
    • Complimentary newspaper delivered to room
    • In-room fridge, coffee maker, iron/board, hairdryer
    • 24 h corner pantry
    • Indoor pool, fitness facility
    • Washer dryer on site
    • Refrigerator, microwavr on request (not guaranteed)
    • You may request non-smoking





    You will find more restaurants in the area than the last time SIGCSE visted Northern Kentucky. We hope to offer some reviews soon. There is no smoking ban in force and most restaurants offer a choice of smoking or non-smoking. We hope to provide some menus at some point.


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