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Conference Lodging

We have rooms for our conference attendees being held at the Best Western South Coast Inn for the following nights:

November 19, 20, 21, and 22.

The rooms are being held through November 7, 2008; if you want a guaranteed room you need to contact them and make your reservation before November 7, 2008; there may still be rooms available after this date, but this is not guaranteed.

When making your reservation please do the following:

  • Call: 1-800-350-3614 for reservations
  • Identify yourself as part of “Black Studies”
  • Indicate for which nights you need lodging

The rates are as follows:

  • Thursday, Nov. 19: $125 plus 10% tax
  • Friday & Saturday: $140 plus 10% tax

If you would prefer lodging elsewhere, please go to the URL below where you will find additional lodging options listed:

Best Western South Coast Inn contact information:

Best Western South Coast Inn

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Best Western South Coast Inn
5620 Calle Real,
Goleta, California, 93117-2319,
United States
Phone: 805/967-3200
Fax: 805/683-4466

Best Western South Coast Inn
Best Western South Coast Inn

Best Western South Coast Inn
Best Western South Coast Inn

General Hotel Information:

Check-In: 3PM (15:00)
Check-Out: 12PM (12:00)
Hotel Ratings: AAA-3 Diamond
Pet Policy: No pets allowed


From: The south. Take Interstate 101 North, take the Patterson Avenue Exit. Turn right on Patterson Avenue. Make an immediate left at the first stoplight on Calle Real. The Best Western South Coast Inn is located 3/4 mile up the road on the right side.

From: The north. Take Interstate 101 South, take the Fairview Avenue Exit and turn left over the freeway. Turn right on Calle Real at the second stoplight. The Best Western South Coast Inn is located 1/2 mile down on the left side.
Important: Map and directions are for information purposes only. While we hope to provide the best mapping information for Best Western hotels, some mapping details may not be as accurate as we would like. Please contact hotel directly to obtain the most current and complete location information and driving directions.

Hotel Amenities:

  • Complimentary continental breakfast with pastries, Danish, muffins, croissants, donuts, bagels, cream cheese, toast, hot and cold cereal, fruit, juice, coffee, and tea
  • Wine and cheese reception (Monday - Thursday) 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Local fitness center privileges
  • Outdoor pool, heated
  • Hot tub - Whirlpool
  • Table tennis/ping-pong
  • Wireless high-speed Internet access

Guest Room Amenities:

  1. Cable satellite television with HBO®
  2. DVD player
  3. Free local calls under 30 minutes - for Santa Barbara and Goleta area only
  4. Free long distance access
  5. High-speed Internet access - free
  6. Dataports
  7. AM/FM alarm clock

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