Autumn in the Pioneer Valley and Five-College Area is very busy. As a result hotels, motels, and bed & breakfasts in Amherst and Hadley fill quickly.
A list of Places to Stay is available through the Office of Parent Services. You can also use the Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism site to search other communities in the area including:
South Deerfield (10 miles)
Chicopee (20 miles)
Greenfield (20 miles)
Springfield (25 miles)
West Springfield (25 miles)
Westfield (30 miles)
Hotel Room Blocks
Hotel UMass hosts a Family Weekend call in day for hotel rooms on campus. The call in date will be announced during Parents and Family Orientation this summer.
We are also holding room blocks at the following hotels in the area:
Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, Northampton, MA
Block Code: UMass Family Block
Rates: $153 plus tax Friday/Saturday, $108 plus tax Sunday**
Comfort Inn, Hadley, MA
Block Code: 1676672
Rates: $159 plus tax
Hampton Inn, West Springfield, MA
Block Code: SMERF
Rates: $99 plus tax***
Red Roof Inn, South Deerfield, MA
Block Code: B289UMASS2
Rates: $116.79 - 126.39 plus tax, rates vary on occupancy
* This offer is good on rooms booked through September 24, 2014 while rooms remain available. We encourage you to book as soon as possible as Family Weekend is typically a sell out weekend for the hotels in the area.
** This rate is for standard rooms. There is a 2 night minimum stay required for Saturday arrivals
*** This rate is for double rooms.