Reservations for the Providence NABC are now open! Please see the links below to make your reservations or you may call Travel Planners at 855-742-9185.

The Rhode Island Convention Center and The Omni Hotel are the playing sites for Providence. The Omni is connected to the Rhode Island Convention Center.

The Biltmore, Hilton, and Marriott Courtyard hotels are all located within easy walking distance (3 – 5 minutes) of the Convention Center. All of the hotels surround the Rhode Island Convention Center.

Marriott Providence

Marriott Providence

 

1 Orms Street

Providence, RI 02904

$149.00/night

 

 

Renaissance ProvidenceRenaissance

$139.00/night
Internet is $9.95/day

5 Avenue of the Arts
Providence, RI 02903

Hampton Inn and Suites

Hampton Inn and Suites

 

58 Weybosset St

Providence RI 02903

$119.00/night

Hotel Providence

Hotel Providence139 Mathewson St

Providence RI 02903

$145.00/night

  

Providence Biltmore Hotel

biltmore

11 Dorrance Street

Providence, RI 02903

$133.00 Per Night

Free Wifi

The Hilton Providence

hilton

21 Atwells Avenue

Providence, RI 02903

$103.00 Per Night

Internet $10/day

The Omni Providence

omni

1 West Exchange Street

Providence, RI 02903

$126.00 Per Night

Free Wifi

Courtyard Providence

courtyard

32 Exchange Terrace

Providence, RI 02903

$128.00 Per Night

Free Wifi

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Make your reservations here.

 

Player Reservations:

If you are a Player, click here to make your hotel reservations.

 

Patron Member Reservations: 

If you are a Patron, click here to make your hotel reservations. Patron Members pay an increased membership fee. If you would like to upgrade to a Patron Membership please contact the Membership Department at 662-253-3133 or Membership@staging.acbl.org.

 

To make reservations by phone, please call 855-742-9185, Option 1

Child Care

Bring the kids along!

NABC Child Care Services are provided during the afternoon and evening sessions for the first Friday through the second Sunday including the national and regional events on the second Sunday. Special arrangements may be made for Morning KOs and Fast Pair events. Dinner and after hour sessions are also available.

The caregiver/child ratio is one caregiver for every three-five children (depending on the ages). Babies 3 months to 1 year require a one-to-one ratio. The children’s ages range from 3 months to 10 years of age. Additionally, there is a “Junior Sitter Program” for children 11-13.

Age-appropriate toys, games, books, activities, computer programs, music, arts and crafts, dramatic play and movies are provided. Field trips are planned throughout the week. There is a Pizza Party between sessions on Thursday and a Sleepover Party on the second Saturday. There are also bridge lessons and play prior to and during the evening sessions for those children interested in learning the game.

The cost is $25 per (bridge) session for the first two children and $40 per (bridge) session for three-four children. Babies 3 months to 1 year are $40 per (bridge) session.

For further information or to sign up your child, please contact Donna Compton at:

Email: cdmra@mindspring.com
Phone: 214-373-7055
Mail: 4744 Alta Vista Circle, Dallas TX 75229.

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Transportation

Traveling to Providence

TF Green Airport is served by most major national airlines and is a short 15 minute ride to downtown Providence. The train station, Union Station, is located in the center of the city and is served by Amtrak and MBTA commuter railroads. International travelers can fly into Logan International Airport in Boston, Massachusetts. Providence is 55 miles south of Boston and an easy 1 hour drive from Boston. The Connecticut casinos, Worcester MA, and Cape Cod are a short commute to Providence.

Air Travel

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The Providence TF Greene Airport (PVD) is located just nine miles south of the downtown area. Travel + Leisure magazine voted TF Green one of the best airports in the country and was ranked #1 for its accessible location and #2 for its smooth check-in process.

The Providence Airport is served by the following major airlines:

  • Delta Airlines – Reservations 800-221-1212
  • Jet Blue – Reservations 800-538-2583
  • Southwest Airlines – Reservations 800-435-9792
  • United Airlines – Reservations 800-241-6522
  • US Airways – Reservations 800-428-4322

Travelers going to Providence can fly non-stop from the following cities:

  • Delta Airlines – Atlanta, Detroit and Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Jet Blue – Orlando, Ft. Lauderdale
  • Southwest Airlines – Baltimore, Chicago-Midway, Denver, Ft. Lauderdale, Ft. Myers (seasonal), Las Vegas, Orlando, Tampa, and West Palm Beach
  • United Airlines – Chicago-O’Hare, Cleveland, Newark, and Washington-Dulles
  • US Airways – Charlotte, Philadelphia, and Washington-Reagan National

Automobiles

Car rentals are available at the Providence Airport. Click here for rental information. A taxi from the airport to the downtown area is about $30 to the host hotels. The InterLink facility connects planes, trains, buses and cars and offers a consolidated rental car facility for TF Green Airport. The InterLink is located at 700 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick RI and it connects to MBTA commuter trains, offers a commuter parking garage, rental car services and a skywalk to the airport terminal. Parking at the InterLink garage is $6.75 for up to 24 hours.

West coast and international travelers may find it more convenient to fly into Boston Logan International Airport. Boston Logan airport offers non-stop service from all major US cities. Logan airport is located 55 miles north of Providence RI. Travel time to Providence is about an hour via highway.

Peter Pan Bus Lines provides bus service from Boston Logan Airport to Kennedy Plaza in downtown Providence. All host hotels are less than a five minute walk. The pick-up location for arriving passengers is outside the baggage area at each terminal, directly outside the main doors. The cost of a one-way ticket from Logan Airport to Providence is $25per person. Bus service runs from 8:00 am to 10:30 PM every day at intervals ranging from one to two hours. Click here to view the current bus schedule from Boston Logan Airport to Kennedy Plaza in Providence.

Trains

trains

Train service is available to downtown Providence. Union Station is located adjacent to the State Capital building and a short 10 minute walk to the RI Convention Center and the four host hotels. Amtrak provides rail passenger service from major cities such as Boston, New York, New Haven, Philadelphia and others in the Northeast Corridor. High speed Acela rail service is available into Providence.

Commuter rail service to downtown Providence is provided by the MBTA Providence / Stoughton line. The MBTA provides train service from the north between Boston and Providence. In addition, train service is provided from the south from Wickford RI and from the Providence Airport to downtown Providence. The roundtrip commuter rail ticket cost from Boston to Providence is $20 per person.

Taxis:

From the airport to The Biltmore Hotel, The Westin or the Hilton Providence, taxi fare will range from $27.00 – $33.00

Airport Taxi & Limousine Service

(401) 737-2868

Cozy Cab, Inc. (Newport Shuttle)

(401) 846-1500

Airport Shuttle:

Round Trip Tickets are available for purchase at the airport only, these tickets will guarantee a return seat.

One Way Tickets are $11.77

Round Trip Tickets are $23.54

(401) 737-5551

For more information on the Airport Shuttle, Click Here.

Please note our drivers can only accept cash, at the airport we are happy to take all major credit cards.

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Parking

Parking

Discounted parking is available at the RI Convention Center Garage. There are 2,400 available parking spaces.

The garage is a state of the art facility with superior lighting, security cameras, a trained security staff, handicap accessible, and is elevator equipped. Click here to view the RI Convention Center Garage brochure.

The discounted daily rate for parking from 7 a.m. to midnight is just $8. Players will be able to obtain a parking discount voucher worth $4 at the Registration/Section Top Prize desk. This voucher must be used when exiting the garage and will reduce the parking fee from the normal event rate of $12 to the discounted rate of $8. There are no in/out privileges with this discounted daily rate.

Overnight parking at the Convention Center garage will be $18 per 24 hour period.  Discount vouchers CANNOT be used for overnight parking.  There are no in/out privileges with the overnight rate.

The Convention Center Parking garage is connected to both the Omni Hotel and the RI Convention Center. From the north parking garage, there is an entryway on fourth level of the garage directly into the Omni Hotel and the RI Convention Center where the bridge events will be played. From the south parking garage take the connector doors to the RI Convention Center lobby from the P2 street level of the garage.

Providence Biltmore

$20.00/day

The Omni

Overnight Valet:

  • $23.80 with unlimited in/out privileges

Hourly Valet:

  • 0-90 minutes $7.65
  • 90 min – 2 1/2 hours $11.82
  • 2 1/2 hours – 10 hours $13.60
  • Self Parking is available at the Rhode Island Convention Center Garage next to hotel, rates may vary

Fleming’s and Centro Restaurant Valet Parking $9 (from 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm with restaurant validation)
10 minute walk from Providence Amtrak Station
Hotel concierge can arrange car rental, limousine or town car service
15-20 minute drive from T.F Green Airport
Local downtown pay lots located within close proximity

The Providence Courtyard

On-site parking, fee: $10 hourly, $26 daily

The Hilton Providence

Self parking: $25.00 (in/out privileges)
Valet: $28.00 (in / out privileges)

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Accessibility

For handicap accessible taxis from the T.F. Green Airport, call 401-737-2868. For accessible taxis from providence downtown area, you can call:

  • Big Daddy Taxi 401-274-1101
  • Corporate Taxi 401-231-2228
  • Economy Cab 401-944-6700

Standard taxi rates apply: $27.00 – $33.00. These taxis are modified minivans; you board the cab by ramp which comes from the rear of the vehicle. For further questions call RIPTA’s Customer Service line 401-781-9400.