General Lab Information


This hotel is extending special rates to workshop participants. When booking a room, you must guarantee your room with a credit card. Please contact the hotel to find out about their cancellation policy.

Danfords Hotel & Marina
Newport News Marriott at City Center
740 Town Center Drive
Newport News, VA 23606

Reservation Information

A block of rooms at the Newport News Marriott have been reserved at a preferred rate of $98 US/night (plus applicable taxes) and are on a first-come first-served basis. Interested participants are encouraged to make their reservations early. Includes complimentary high-speed internet. Direct reservations at the workshop rate can be made by following the directions show below.

Reservation Cutoff Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2023
Method of Payment: Self-Pay (credit card)

Phone Reservations:
Call +1-866-329-1758 and ask for the Jefferson Lab FFA23 group block.

Online Reservations:

  1. Click "Reserve Room" button
  2. Select dates and room
  3. Click the "Check Availability" button


The Newport News Marriott at City Center is near Newport News Shipbuilding, Yorktown Beach, and Langley Air Force Base, making it the ideal home base for exploring the town center. Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport is five miles away.

SURA Residence Facility

A block of rooms at the SURA Residence Facility has been reserved at a $90 rate for the dates of September 9–16, 2023. Rooms will be released on August 10, 2023.

If you need to make immediate arrangements after hours or have questions, please call 757-812-1691. The Front Desk is open for check-in 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Monday–Friday (except holidays).

The SURA Residence Facility is a 3-minute walk to the CEBAF Center. Please click the button below to make your reservation.


Directions to the Residence Facility

From I-64 East or West: Take exit 255 toward VA-143/Jefferson Avenue. Merge onto Jefferson Avenue/VA-143E via Exit 255A. Proceed 1 mile on Jefferson Avenue. At the 5th traffic signal, turn left onto Tech Center Parkway (formerly, Hogan Drive) and proceed for 0.3 miles. Take a right onto Rattley Road and an immediate left into Residence Facility parking lot.