ApacheCon 2000
Orlando, Florida
Caribe Royale
March 8-10, 2000

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The Caribe Royale Resort Suites and Villas
8101 World Center Drive
Orlando, Florida   32821
Reservations: 1 800 823 8300 (U.S. domestic) or +1 407 238 8000 (international and domestic)
Facsimile: +1 407 238 8050

Speakers: Please contact the Planning Committee for hotel information.

For reservations, please contact your travel agent, or telephone the hotel directly at +1 407 238 8000 (U.S. callers may use +1 800 823 8300 instead). You must mention that you are attending the "ApacheCon conference." All reservations must be received on or before 8 February 2000; reservations received after this date are not guaranteed availability of accommodations or the ApacheCon 2000 rate.

Airport Shuttle Service

ApacheCon 2000 delegates are eligible for a discounted price on shuttle transportation between the Caribe Royale and the airport. The shuttle company is Mears Transportation, and delegates should receive a discount coupon in the mail after registering.

Hotel Facilities

The Caribe Royale Resort Suites and Villas is a modern hotel, built in 1996 and located about 25 minutes from the Orlando airport. There are two styles of sleeping rooms available: suites (US$189-259/night) and 'villas' (US$259/night). All telephones are 'data-capable.' The main hotel building includes a gift shop, business centre, restaurant, and bar.

Checkin time is 3:00 PM EST.
Checkout time is 11:00 AM EST.
Early checkins will be accommodated when possible. The hotel's Guest Services will provide luggage storage facilities.

These are special reduced rates for the ApacheCon 2000 conference. They are available from three days before through three days following the conference (5-13 March 2000).

Suites are single-bedroom/single-bath accommodations, and include a minibar and living area with chairs, tables, and a sleeper sofa. There are telephones in the living area and in the bedroom.

Queen (Double)   $189.00
King (Standard)   $199.00
Deluxe (King)   $209.00
Executive Suite   $259.00

Villas include two separate bedrooms, two separate baths, and a common living area and kitchen, complete with stove, oven, refrigerator, and private laundry facilities. Each villa includes a screened balcony overlooking the swimming pool or lake. Both bedrooms and the living area are equipped with televisions and telephones. The price is the same per villa, regardless of occupancy; each villa can accommodate up to 8 persons.

Villa (2BR, 2 bath, LR, kitchenette)   $259.00

Convention Facilities

The convention centre is on the grounds of the Caribe Royale resort, and is a brief (2 minute) walk from the hotel proper. Opened in 1998, it is fully wired for Internet access, with connectivity provided by multiple T1 leased lines, and provides state-of-the-art audiovisual support. There is a business centre in the same building as the conference rooms.

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Speakers: Please contact the Planning Committee for travel information.

  • Air travel originating within the U.S.
  • Air travel originating outside the U.S.
  • Car transportation
  • Air Transportation

    Delta Airlines is the official air carrier of ApacheCon 2000. Delta is providing special rates and incentives for ApacheCon 2000 attendees.

    Delta, Delta Express, the Delta Shuttle, the Delta Shuttle Carriers, and Delta's Worldwide Partners operate in excess of 5,000 flights each day to over 300 cities in more than 400 countries. Internationally, Delta is the leader across the North Atlantic, offering the most daily flight departures, serving the largest number of nonstop markets, and carrying the most passengers of any U.S. airline.

    Delta's nationwide toll-free reservation number is staffed by fully trained specialists who will assist you or your travel agent in confirming reservations to ApacheCon 2000. Delta will handle every call, regardless of your departure city.

    For travel originating within the U.S.

    Special ApacheCon 2000 meeting fare: call Delta Airlines at +1 800 241 6760 and refer to file number 135889A.

    Delta Airlines is offering special rates which allow you a 5% discount off Delta's published round-trip fares1 within the continental U.S., Hawaii, Alaska, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, San Juan, Nassau, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. By purchasing your ticket 60 days or more prior to your departure date, you can receive an additional 5% bonus discount.

    1 Applicable restrictions must be met. Seats are limited. No discounts apply on Delta Express.

    A 10% discount will be offered on Delta's domestic system2 for travel to ApacheCon 2000 based upon the published unrestricted round-trip coach (Y06) rates. No advance reservation or ticketing is required, but if you purchase your ticket 60 days or more prior to your departure date, you can receive an additional 5% bonus discount.

    2 No discounts apply on Delta Express.

    Special round-trip Zone Fares are also available to all cities served by Delta and Delta Express in the continental U.S., Hawaii, Alaska, Mexico, Bermuda, San Juan, Nassau, and the U.S. Virgin Islands for savings on midweek travel to ApacheCon 2000. Two-day minimum stay, no Saturday night stay required. Only seven days advance reservations and ticketing. Fares are fully refundable, less administrative service fee. (Note: Zone fares are not valid for travel to a destination served only by a Delta Connection carrier.)

    To take advantage of these discounts:

    1. Call (or have your travel agent call) Delta Meeting Network Reservations at +1 800 241 6760, week-days between 7:30 AM EST and 11:00 PM EST. Refer to file number 135889A.

    Travel in the continental U.S., Hawaii, Alaska, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, San Juan, Nassau, and the U.S. Virgin Islands only. These discounts are available only through the Delta Meeting Network Reservation toll-free number.

    For travel originating outside the U.S.

    To make tour ApacheCon 2000 air travel arrangements with Delta Airlines,

    1. Call (or have your travel agent call) your local Delta Sales Office.
    2. Refer to Delta Meeting Network file number 135889A.

    Car Transportation

    Avis Rent A Car has been selected as the official rental car agency of ApacheCon 2000. Avis is offering special reduced rates for ApacheCon 2000 attendees.

    For prices and reservations, please call the Avis Meeting Reservations and Information Desk at +1 800 331 1600. Please refer to Avis Worldwide Discount number D130767.


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