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Travel and Accommodations

   Estimated hotel prices are $90 per night.  Transportation to UTSI from the hotels can be provided if needed, but only from the Holiday Inn Express.  However, all suggested places on this page are within a mile from the Holiday Inn Express.

Shuttle Service:
   Roundtrip Shuttle Service is available for Nashville International Airport and Manchester Holiday Inn Express at Exit 114 off of I-24.
   Contact Groome Transportation Service at 1-800-896-9928.
   When booking the shuttle service use the code “ICSLS22”.
   Cost: $32 one way for each shuttle service between Nashville
                  International Airport, Nashville, TN, and the Holiday
                  Inn Express in Manchester, TN.
           $64 each for round trip.

Conference Hotel:
    Holiday Inn Express - Right off of exit 114 on I-24, Holiday Inn Express provides easy access to the town of Manchester, as well as other areas, being less than a half-hour away from Tullahoma and slightly shorter to UTSI.
    There are several nearby shopping areas, the Manchester Shopping Center being less than a mile away.  For other entertainment, Old Stone Fort, a State Park, and the near-by WillowBrook Golf Course, one of several in the county.
    Room & board start at a special conference pricing of $92.99.  Rooms come equipped with cable, free internet, refrigerator and more.
    If you choose this hotel, you can book this room online using the code UTS or: Book at the standard rate and, subsequently, send an email to to obtain the conference rate.  A block of rooms at the Holiday Inn Express at the conference rate is available until approximately one month before the conference.

Address: 111 Hospitality Boulevard, Manchester, Tennessee, 37355
Also, managed by the same company,
    Comfort Inns & Suites, adjacent to Holiday Inn Express.  If there is not enough room at the Holiday Inn Express, they will book you here.  They still provide good rooms with quality service along with a free hot breakfast.

Address: 152 Hospitality Boulevard, Manchester, TN, US, 37355

Alternative Hotels:

Country Inns & Suites
    A nice hotel with the usual amenities: internet, pool, fitness center and pets allowed.  Rates start at $100.

Address: 126 Expressway Drive
             Manchester, TN 37355
             (931) 728-7551

Microtel Inn & Suites
    100% non-smoking and pet-friendly along with a fitness center and continental breakfast.  Rooms start at $90 a night.
Address: 201 Expressway Drive
             Manchester, TN 37355
             (931) 723-7001

Quality Inn Manchester
Relatively inexpensive hotel with prices starting around $70-80 for one room, one person.

Address: 2314 Hillsboro Boulevard
             Manchester, TN 37355
             (931) 728-0800

Sleep Inn & Suites
   Starting at $88, a king-size bed with wi-fi, along with a continental breakfast, fitness center, and indoor pool.
Address: 84 Relco Drive
             Manchester, TN 37355
             (931) 954-0580

Budget Places:
(For those on a tighter budget.)

Scottish Inn
    For cheaper prices, though without all the amenities, Scottish Inns has rates starting at $42 a night.

Address:    2457 Hillsboro Boulevard
                Manchester, TN 37355
                (931) 728-0506

Maybe hotels are not your thing, well, don't despair, there is a near-by campground,

Manchester KOA

    Bring a tent and other camping amenities, and stay for less than half the price of a regular hotel room.  And still have cable and wi-fi access.  Also included are general campground amenities: pool, fishing, hot tub, mini golf, and an outdoor movie theatre.

Address:    586 Campground Road
                Manchester, TN 37355
                (800)-562-7785 (for reservation)
                (931)-728-9777 (for information)

Contact ICSLS22

Dr. Christian G. Parigger
University of TN Space Institute
Tullahoma, TN 37388-9700

Phone: 1 (888) 822-8874
                    ext. 7338 or 7509