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2018 Annual Conference Information


Dates & Hotels

February 26-28, 2018

Savannah Riverfront Marriott Hotel
(newly renovated)
100 General McIntosh Boulevard
Savannah, GA 31401
912-233-7722
Reservations available beginning September 1, 2017
Last day to book: January 24, 2018

Below is the reservation link you can use to make online reservations:
Book your group rate here for GCEL CONFERENCE 2018

 GCEL, Inc. Overflow Hotel

Holiday Inn Express
Savannah Historic District
199 E. Bay Street
912-231-9000/888-231-9006
www.savannahlodging.com 

Homewood Suites Riverfront/Savannah Historic District
The GCEL, Inc. block of rooms is CLOSED! 
611 East River Street
(0.1 mile from the conference hotel)
Savannah, Georgia
Telephone: (912) 721-2305
Rate: $149 per night
Parking: $24 per day

Mention “GCEL” to receive the conference room rates. Hotel rooms are subject to applicable state, occupancy and local taxes in effect at the time of check-in. Please Note: The “GCEL” room blocks will open September 1, 2017 and close January 4, 2018, or until the blocks are full.

Early arrivals and/or late check-outs cannot be guaranteed. An Early Departure Fee may only be charged if an attendee checks out of the hotel prior to the attendee’s scheduled departure date, without having notified the hotel by midnight at least 24 hours in advance of the early departure.

If you decide to call the hotels directly to make reservations,
r
emember to identify yourself as being with "GCEL" to get the group rate.

(All hotels are within one mile of the conference hotel) 

GCEL, Inc. Non-Conference Hotels

The Brice
601 E. Bay Street
912-238-1200
www.bricehotel.com 

Comfort Suites Historic District
630 W. Bay Street
912-329-2001/877-807-1926
www.savannahcomfortsuites.com  

Hilton Garden Inn
Savannah Historic District
321 W. Bay Street
912-721-5000
www.hilton-garden-inn-savannah-historic-distict.com 

Hyatt Regency Savannah on the Historic Riverfront
2 W. Bay Street
912-238-1234/800-233-1234
www.savannah.hyatt.com 

Staybridge Suites Historic Distrtict
301 E. Bay Street
912-721-9000
www.staybridge.com 

Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort and Spa
1 Resort Drive
912-201-2000/800-937-8461
www.westinsavannah.com 
(Complimentary water ferry from resort dock to River Street)

If you have questions, please contact:

GCEL, Inc. President: Dr. Jannie Gregory
E-mail: gregjnn@gmail.com 

GCEL, Inc. President-Elect: Dr. Connie Davis
E-mail: Connie_Davis@gwinnett.k12.ga.us