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Latin American and Latinx Studies Symposium

Getting to Rollins and Navigating the Campus

We have reserved a block of rooms at the Alfond Inn for participants.

Please use the code LAGROL when making your reservations in order to obtain the discounted rate. 

Reservations must be made no later than March 17, 2022.

The Latin American and Latinx Studies Symposium will be on Friday, April 8th, 2022 at the Alfond Inn, near Rollins.  Participants are invited to attend a reception on Friday evening at the conclusion of the symposium at Dave's Boathouse, located on Rollins College on the 1st floor of the Cornell Campus Center.

Where is Rollins?

Rollins College is located near Orlando, at 1000 Holt Ave. Winter Park, FL 32789.  You can get directions from Google Maps here.

Airports

Orlando is served by two international airports, Orlando International and Orlando-Sanford International. Both airports have taxis and rental car services available.

Orlando International Airport (MCO)- Approximately 16 miles from campus

Orlando-Sanford International Airport (SFB) - Approximately 17 miles from campus

Hotel

We have reserved a block of rooms at the Alfond Inn for symposium participants, $124/night plus tax double occupancy. Our group code is LAGROL.  To reserve a room, click here and select “reservations”.  Enter your dates of stay, type LAGROL under Group Code, then click “check availability” to reserve your room. Reservations must be made no later than March 17th, 2022.

The Alfond Inn at Rollins
Conveniently located within walking distance from Rollins; a bit expensive but quite lovely.
300 East New England Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789
407.998.8090

If you don't wish to stay at the Alfond Inn, there are other options available nearby. Please request the Rollins rate when contacting one of the hotels below.

Aloft Orlando Downtown Hotel
Located approximately 15 minutes from campus, and participants can easily travel to campus on the SunRail, the local commuter railway.
500 South Orange Ave., Orlando
T. 407.380.3500

Quality Inn
Much less expensive, a couple of miles from campus.
626 Lee Road, Orlando, FL 32810
407.645.5600

Comfort Suites Downtown
Located approximately 10 minutes from campus, less expensive and participants can easily travel to campus on the SunRail, the local commuter railway.
2416 N. Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL 32804
407.228.4007

Park Plaza
Located 2 blocks from campus and a little less expensive, very nice but a bit close to the train tracks, you may get woken by a train whistle!
307 Park Avenue South, Winter Park, FL 32789
407.647.1072

Hilton Orlando - Altamonte Springs
Located 20 minutes from campus.
350 S. Northlake Boulevard, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
407.830.1985

AirBnB - Participants can find nearby rooms to rent for their stay.

Other nearby accommodations are available here.

Navigating the Campus

An interactive and searchable map of the Rollins campus is available online here

If you need a print version of the campus map, you can download a pdf version here.

Valet parking is available at the Alfond Inn.  Another option is the SunTrust Parking Garage, located across the street from Alfond Inn and campus. If you are driving to the conference, parking for the day in the Suntrust Parking Garage will cost a maximum of $8.00 ($10.00 if you lose your ticket).

Meals

Your registration includes a continental breakfast, a buffet-style lunch, and evening reception on Friday.

For other meals, numerous breakfast and dinner options are available within walking distance of the Rollins campus. Choices include Sushi, Turkish, Mexican, Italian, French, and several others.

Special Accommodations

If you will require any special accommodations or assistance, contact Susan Montgomery at smontgomery@rollins.edu, or by phone at 407.646.2295

ADA accessible parking is available in the garage, and at these locations on campus.

Rollins Campus Map

Need help finding your way around campus?  We have an interactive, searchable map as well as a printable pdf.

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Rollins College Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Rollins College
1000 Holt Ave.
#2744
407.646.2295
smontgomery@rollins.edu