Hamilton is conveniently
located in the heart of Southeastern Ontario, one of Canada's most
prosperous areas. The Great Lakes and the Niagara region are within
easy drives. The flight possibilities are excellent. The McMaster
campus is a 45-minute drive from Toronto's
Pearson International Airport. Hamilton is also served by its
For transportation to
and from Pearson Airport, we have negotiated special rates with
Airways Transit ($38
per person - shuttle van) and Symphony
Limousine ($95 flat rate - private car). Please be sure to mention
"MOPTA" when making your reservation. If you would like
to rent a car, there are several car
rental agencies at Pearson Airport.
Transit web registration
Transit reservation form
If you are driving, follow
directions up to the campus entrance and then use the campus
map. The conference building is Information Technology Building.
See here for current
Special conference rates
have been negotiated at several local hotels. When making your reservation,
please mention that you are attending a conference at McMaster University
in order to obtain the special rate. Please note that some of the
rates posted here are subject to change - please confirm with the
hotel when booking.
649 Main St. W.
Tel: (905) 529-6979
Fax: (905) 529-6979
pool, restaurant, 2 km from University
149 Dundurn St. N.
Tel: (905) 529-2311
Fax: (905) 529-9100
4 km from University
150 King St. E.
Tel: (905) 528-3451
Fax: (905) 528-6658
pool, sauna, whirlpool, fitness centre, restaurant, downtown
location, 6 km from University
Connaught Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel
112 King St. E.
Tel: (905) 546-8111
Fax: (905) 546-8144
quoted by by Doris Stance)
pool, sauna, whirlpool, restaurant,
downtown location, 5 km from University
Mary Keyes Residence
(905) 525-9140, ext. 24781
Fax: (905) 529-3319
newly-built residence is suite style featuring 4 single bedrooms,
common area and two private washrooms.
116 King St W.
Toll Free: 1-800-514-7101
Tel: (905) 529-5515
Fax: (905) 529-8266
pool, sauna, hot tub, health club, restaurants, adjoining
mall, downtown location, 5 km from University