The headquarters hotel this year is the Westin Copley
Place (1-800-WESTIN-1), 10 Huntington Avenue, Boston -
$116 for single or double, and and additional $10 per person per
night for triple and quad occupancy This is a "Four Star" rated
hotel, and is conveniently located in the Back Bay section of Boston.
It is one block from Amtrak and the subway connection to the airport.
Given this excellent rate, there are no arrangements with other
Call 1-800-WESTIN-1. To get the special rates, reservations
must be made by March 11, 2004. You MUST identify yourself as being
with the National Masters Championships at the time of making your
reservation to get this rate.
The hotel sold out last year, and the special
rates will not be available after the March 11
Boston's Logan Airport serves all major
airlines. The most convenient way to get from the
airport to the Westin Copley Place is to take the
subway. Take a shuttle bus at any terminal to the
subway station. Take the subway ($1.00) Blue Line
in toward Boston, 4 stops to Government Center.
Go upstairs to the Green Line and take an
outbound car four stops to Copley Square. The
Westin is two blocks from there.
TRAIN - Amtrak
For those coming in from along the east coast,
this may be a more convenient method of travel.
Amtrak's Back Bay Station is located across the
street from Copley Place. Check for special
travel deals announced for this winter.
Transit from Hotel to Track
The most convenient way to get to the track from
the hotel is to take the subway - the "T". The
Back Bay subway station is one block from the
Westin Hotel. The is Reggie Lewis Track Facility
is across the street from the Roxbury Crossing T
stop, and it is three stops from Back Bay to
Roxbury Crossing. The fair is $1.00 each way and
trains run every few minutes.
Shuttle bus service on Friday, March 26,
between the Westin Copley Place and the Reggie
Lewis Track and Athletic Center will begin at
1:30 p.m. from the Westin, with a final return
from the RLTAC at approximately 7:30 p.m.
Note that there will be no shuttle for
the pentathlon starts. Shuttle schedule
on Saturday and Sunday will begin at 7:30 a.m.
The bus will leave outside the main entrance to
the hotel at 10 Huntington Ave.
Airport Shuttle - Sunday
Airport Shuttle from the Reggie Lewis Track to
Boston's Logan Airport will be available on
Sunday only. The shuttle service
will run hourly from 12:00 Noon to 4:00 p.m. The
cost is $10 per person, and reservations may be
made at number pick-up beginning Friday March 26.