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The Fairmont Newport Beach, is conveniently located less than 3 miles from UC Irvine and is across the street from John Wayne/Orange County Airport.

Limited public transportation and lack of inexpensive accomodation in Irvine makes Fairmont the ideal choice for conference attendees.

Please use the promotional code GRVAC1 while reserving online. You should be getting the VRST annual conference rate of $169/night when using this code.

If you have trouble finding the right kind of room online or you would rather contact the hotel by phone, please call (949) 476-2001.

In addition to the conference room rate, the Fairmount offers the following benefits for attendees:

» The conference room rate can also be extended to the weekends before and after the conference.

Students can share a room for the same rate.

Free High-Speed Internet Access.

» Complimentary shuttle to John Wayne Airport.

» Complimentary shuttle to South Coast Plaza, Balboa Island and Fashion Island.

All guest rooms were recently renovated, average 325 square feet and feature upgraded finishes in a textured natural palette of rye, chocolate, gold and cayenne, accented with tumbled granite, woven cane and rich British Colonial wood.

Additional features include:

» Marble Entries and Bathrooms

» 32' High Definition LCD Flat Panel TV

» DVD Player and CD Player

» Alarm Clock/Radio

» 3 Phones, (cordless, standard and bathroom)

» In-Room Refreshment Center

» Complimentary In-Room Coffee

» In-Room Safe for your Laptop

» Fairmont Gold Simmons Pillow Top Mattress, 100% Goose Down Duvet and 100% Egyptian 330 Thread Count Sateen Linens

» Imported Miller Harris Bath Amenities