2017 WWAMI GME Summit

Directions and Lodging

Conference Venue

Map of the Boise Center venue​​

  • On Thursday, September 28, the Summit will be held in the Kestrels and Merlins Rooms in the Boise Centre
  • On Friday, September 29, the Summit will be held in room 420 in Boise Centre East. Please see map below.

Boise Centre      
850 W Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Directions
From the Airport:
Boise Centre is just seven minutes from the airport.

  • Upon exiting the airport, proceed straight through the intersection and continue traveling north on Vista Avenue for approximately 2 miles.
  • Continue traveling past the historic Boise Train Depot (on the left) Vista Avenue turns into Capitol Boulevard.
  • In approximately one mile, turn left onto Front Street.  Boise Centre is on the right, just past The Grove Hotel and Century Link Arena. Boise Centre is on the corner of 9th and Front Streets.  Public garage parking is plentiful around the facility.

From I-84 West (Traveling East)

  • From I-84 take exit 1A-49 on the left for I-184/Franklin Rd – 0.6 mi
  • Merge onto I-184 E – 4.2 mi
  • Continue onto W Myrtle St – 0.4 mi
  • Turn left onto S Capitol Blvd – 0.1 mi
  • Take the 2nd left onto W Front St.
  • Boise Centre is on the right, just past The Grove Hotel and Century Link Arena.  Boise Centre is on the corner of 9th and Front Streets.  Public garage parking is plentiful around the facility.

From I-84 East (Traveling West)

  • From I-84 take exit 53 for Vista Avenue toward Boise Airport – 0.2 m
  • Turn right onto Vista Avenue – 2.1 mi
  • Continue onto S Capitol Blvd – 1.0 mi
  • Turn left onto W Front St.
  • Boise Centre is on the right, just past The Grove Hotel and Century Link Arena.  Boise Centre is on the corner of 9th and Front Streets.  Public garage parking is plentiful around the facility.

Lodging

A group rate of $149.00 plus tax per night has been reserved for attendees at The Grove Hotel in downtown Boise. Please make reservations by August 29, 2017. 

Reservations By phone: Call the hotel at (208) 333-8000.  Please mentioned that you are attending the 2017 GME Summit.

Online Reservations: Reservation Link.  First step is to hit “Confirm Reservation” button, then proceed with your booking.

The Grove Hotel
245 S Capitol Blvd
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 333-8000

Driving Directions:

  • From 1-84 & Airport: Take the Vista / Airport exit.
  • Go north on Vista to Capitol Boulevard, and turn left on Capitol Boulevard after approximately one mile. 
  • The hotel is located on the left-hand side of Capitol Boulevard - just three blocks south of the Capitol Building - at the corner of Front Street and Capitol Boulevard.

Shuttle Company
Boise Express is the shuttle service provider for The Grove Hotel.

  • ARRIVAL - Guests can request a complimentary shuttle on the ground transportation level in the Courtesy Van Pickup area to the right of the taxis. Call the hotel directly to notify the front desk of your arrival. The shuttles are white and display the hotel logo.
  • DEPARTURE - Shuttles leave the hotel for Boise Airport each day every 30 minutes beginning at 4:15am until 10:15am.  Outside of these times, our front desk or guest services department are happy to coordinate the airport shuttle for you.

Contact Information

Gretchen Burke, Executive Assistant
gretburk@uw.edu
208-364-4552