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Lodging

Students coming from out of town should make their own hotel reservations at our NEW hotel, the Holiday Inn Oceanside in Vero Beach. You can book your room by calling them directly at 772-231-2300, or toll-free at 1-888-670-7470. Make sure to mention "in-house reservations for the Mike Block String Camp" in order receive our group discount rate (see below).

Due to increased call volume, you may be transferred to their "Reservations Line" - please use our group code: "MBS" in this event. You must book your room by June 2 in order to receive the group discount.

Room Options in our Group Discount:
Single/Double Room: $149/night (Note: You can split a double room with more than two people, if desired)
Oceanfront room: $189/night

The Holiday Inn Oceanside is located at 3384 Ocean Drive, and its back door opens right onto a beautiful beach, where most of the socializing will happen after class! We are located in the exciting Vero neighborhood of Central Beach, surrounded by many nice coffee shops, restaurants, ice cream, bars, etc, all within walking distance. See pictures and more info about the Holiday Inn Oceanside. If you are attending camp alone, but still want to find roommates to share in Lodging costs, join our Facebook Group (this is different than "Liking" the Facebook Page) in order to post and connect with other MBSC students directly. Children under 18 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times. Children 15-18 years of age may attend camp by themselves (without parent/guardian), if they submit a letter signed by a parent/guardian relieving the camp from any legal liability, as we will not monitor student's out-of-class activities. That being said, we are usually all hanging out together, anyway!!

NOTE ABOUT FOOD: Unlike previous years of camp, we will be providing 3 meals a day for non-local students as part of the "Full Fee". You will not need to bring your own lunches to school, or cook your own dinner anymore! :)

Transportation

Recommended Airports:

West Palm Beach (PBI) (1hr 15 min drive south)
Orlando International Airport (MCO) (1hr 30 min drive northwest)
Melbourne International Airport (MLB) (45 min drive north)

Other airports in the area:

Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) (2hr drive south)
Miami International Airport (MIA) (2hr 30min drive south)
Tampa International Airport (TPA) (2hr 35 min drive west)

Rental Cars are strongly encouraged, as we don't organize pickups from the airport. We recommend that you join our Facebook Group to connect with other students about sharing rides to/from airport. Also, classes are a 7-minute drive from the Hotel, and if you do not get your own rental car, you are still responsible for getting from the hotel to class each day. You can make new friends with drivers early in the week, or connect ahead of time via the Facebook Group.

If you need to secure a shuttle to/from an airport, try these great websites:
www.FloridaShuttleTransportation.com
www.MyFloridaShuttleBus.com
www.VeroBeachShuttleBus.com


There are additional shuttle options you can find via a Google search based on your scheduling needs:
http://www.verobeachairportshuttle.com
http://www.smartshuttleline.com/Pages/BusSchedules.aspx
http://smartshuttlebus.com/venta1.aspx
http://www.melbourneairportexpress.com/indian-river-county-shuttle-orlando-airport-melbourne-airport-shuttle.html
http://melbournefloridashuttle.com/vero-beach-melbourne-shuttle-taxi-service/






 
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