Planning Your Trip to Conference

 

Venues

Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference Centre
and
St. John's Convention Centre
101 New Gower St
St. John's, NL

Hotel

Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference Centre
120 New Gower Street
St. John's, NL
A1C 6K4
1-709-739-6404

 

Dietitians of Canada has secured a block of hotel rooms at the Delta St. John’s.  To get the conference rate, use the online link above or phone 1-709-739-6404. If contacted by others offering discounted housing choices, we recommend you do due diligence to ensure they are reputable, especially before providing credit card information. Please contact with any concerns at events@dietitians.ca.

Room Rates:
These rates are available 3 days in advance and 3 days after the conference dates. 
  1. Delta Room - $233.00
  2. Premier Room - $253.00

Room rates are subject to 15% HST and 4% Accommodation Tax. Book by May 8th, 2017 to book a room at the DC rate.

The Delta St. John's Hotel is a full service hotel, located in the shopping, business and entertainment district. The hotel is connected to Mile One Centre and St. John's Convention Centre by pedway. It offers complimentary wireless internet, a pool/health club, and underground parking. Rooms are equipped with mini fridges, hairdryers, iron, bathrobes, in-room movie/entertainment system, and coffee/tea makers.  

 

Dining Guide

Looking for some great restaurants to go to in St. John's in the evenings? Here is our Dining Guide for St. John's NL, courtesy of the Dietitians of Newfoundland & Labrador.

 

Travel

Air Canada, Sunwing, Porter and WestJet fly into St. John's.

St. John’s International Airport operates a Closed Taxi Stand outside the Arrivals Area. The current rate for a taxi to the Delta St. John's Hotel is $25.00 one way.  Visit the airport's website for more info about ground transportation to the city centre.  
 

Tourism

Incredible scenery, the fresh coastal breeze, the delicious food. Icebergs, whale watching, Gros Morne National Park, L'Anse aux Meadows. These are but a few of the attractions that Newfoundland and Labrador have to offer. Newfoundland and Labrador Tourism's website at www.newfoundlandlabrador.com is your online resource for discovering everything you need to know about travelling to and around the province.

Try out these great tour options!
 
O’Brien’s Whale and Bird Tours are offering a 20% discount off of their adult ticket and shuttle for their Award Winning Boat Tour. This offer is valid from June 2nd to 14th and you can book online or phone 709-753-4850. Use promotion code DCC17. Our special rates are $46 for the tour and $24 for the shuttle.
 
Newfoundland Tours are offering a 10% discount to conference delegates and their guests for their guided tours (either by bus or boat) and optional activities (such as sea kayaking, hiking, bird watching, and more). Phone 709-754-8687 or email info@newfoundlandtours.com for more information.
 
Gatherall’s Puffin & Whale Watch offers an incredible wildlife experience; watch the whales, puffins and icebergs on one of their boat tours in the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve. They also have chalets available for rental in Humber Valley at the south end of Deer Lake on the West Coast.

McCarthy’s Party is offering a 15% discount to conference delegates for their locally guided tours. You can book online and using the promotional code “DCCON2017”, or phone 709-579-4480. Let them provide you with a proper introduction to their city and the surrounding areas – an ideal start point for your personal adventure and explorations.
 

Other Suggestions:

  • Hiking Trails
  • The music of Gros Morne
  • Hot off the press! The coastline of Newfoundland’s Mistaken Point Ecological Reserve has been inscribed as a World Heritage Site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The announcement was made July 17 by the World Heritage Committee. Find out more at UNSECO.

     

    Newfoundland and Labrador Tourims also offers a number of informative videos that can help you plan a pre or post conference vacation. Take a look!

     

     

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