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Conference Hotel

Gideon Putnam Resort & Spa – sold out!


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Saratoga Casino Hotel

Go all night at Saratoga’s newest hotel!

The 117-room hotel offers guests a true Saratoga Springs experience, complete with the very best in amenities. The 123,000 square foot hotel includes an indoor resort pool with spa whirlpool and outdoor terrace, Morton’s® The Steakhouse, lobby bar, café, 13 luxury suites and more than 3,000 square feet of meeting and event space.

Inspired by the majestic hotels that once lined Broadway, Saratoga Casino Hotel features rich architecture and decadent interior design that pays homage to the Capital Region. From the moment you step inside the grand lobby entrance, you’ll feel a part of the rich history of Saratoga Springs. Just steps away from all the excitement on the gaming floor, the Saratoga Casino Hotel is the most exciting place to stay in all of Saratoga Springs!

Shuttle service will be available to/from the Gideon Putnam Hotel (site of The UBER Conference). The conference hotel is only 2.5 miles away.

Thursday night’s event will be held at the Saratoga Casino Hotel.

RESERVATIONS

To make a reservation by phone call: 518-682-8888 or book online. The Booking ID Code is 36. Guests will be required to pay the first night stay when making their reservation.


So how do you get to Saratoga Springs again? The answer is a whole lot easier than you think.

Saratoga Springs is less than 25 minutes away from the Albany airport (ALB) and the Albany-Rensselaer (ALB) Amtrak Train Station. Saratoga Springs also has a downloadable app, Discover Saratoga, which will show you available transportation services. As of now, Uber and Lyft are not available in Saratoga Springs.

Planes

  • From Philadelphia (PHL): Roundtrip flights are available for under $300 (as of 1/12/17).
  • From DC (DCA and IAD): Roundtrip flights are available for as low as $221 (as of 1/12/17)
  • From Baltimore (BWI): Roundtrip flights are available for as low as $257 (as of 1/12/17)
  • From Boston (BOS): Roundtrip flights are available for as low as $300 (as of 1/12/17)

Rental cars are available at the airport.

Skyscanner is a great way to keep your eye on ever-changing flight costs. Set up an account and be alerted when your flights drop!


Trains

Amtrak has two stations that easily service the Saratoga Springs area, the Saratoga Springs Station (SAR) and the Albany-Rensselaer Station (ALB). The ALB station is approximately 35 miles away (25 minute drive) from conference hotels and has frequent options for arrivals and departures with trains leaving Penn Station in New York approximately every hour. The SAR station is roughly 3 miles from conference hotels but has limited arrivals and departures.

**Gideon Putnam and Casino hotels provide free shuttle service from the Saratoga Springs Station. Be sure to call for details. The Albany-Rensselaer Station is a quick 25 minutes from the Gideon Putnam and Casino hotels.

From Harrisburg (HAR) and Philadelphia (PHL)

Albany-Rensselaer Station (ALB): Take the Amtrak Keystone Line to Penn Station in NYC, then transfer to the Adirondack Line or the Empire Line. Travel time is between 4.0 and 4.5 hours (from Philly) depending on which line you travel (layovers between trains adds additional time).  COST as low as $72 one way.

Saratoga Springs Station (SAR): Take the Amtrak Keystone Line to Penn Station in NYC, then transfer to the Adirondack Line or the Ethan Allen Express Line. Travel time is between 5 and 5.5 hours (from Philly) depending on which line you travel (layovers between trains adds additional time).  COST as low as $72 one way.

From DC (WAS) and Baltimore (BAL)

Albany-Rensselaer Station (ALB): Take the Amtrak Northeast Extension to Penn Station in NYC, then transfer to the Adirondack Line or the Ethan Allen Express Line. Travel time is between 5.5 and 6 hours (from DC) depending on which line you travel (layovers between trains adds additional time).  COST as low as $89 one way.

Saratoga Springs Station (SAR): Take the Amtrak Northeast Extension to Penn Station in NYC, then transfer to the Adirondack Line or the Ethan Allen Express Line. Travel time is between 7 and 7.5 hours (from DC) depending on which line you travel (layovers between trains adds additional time).  COST as low as $89 one way.

From New Haven Connecticut (NHV), Boston, and points North

Albany-Rensselaer Station (ALB): Take the Amtrak Northeast Extension to Penn Station in NYC, then transfer to the Adirondack Line or the Ethan Allen Express Line. Travel time is between 6 and 6.5 hours (from Boston) depending on which line you travel (layovers between trains adds additional time).  COST as low as $100 one way.

Saratoga Springs Station (SAR): Take the Amtrak Northeast Extension to Penn Station in NYC, then transfer to the Adirondack Line or the Ethan Allen Express Line. Travel time is between 8 and 8.5 hours (from Boston) depending on which line you travel (layovers between trains adds additional time).  COST as low as $100 one way.


Automobiles

Saratoga Springs is less than a four hour drive from New York City and Boston and only 4.5 hours from Philadelphia. So grab your best SMPS buds and pile in the car for a road trip!

Click here to read directions to the Gideon Putnam.