Travel and Hotel Information

The LIFE & LEGACY/Create a Jewish Legacy Leadership Gathering is an opportunity to network with others engaged in legacy initiatives from across North America to network, share best practices, brainstorm around challenges and learn new skills.

Hotel

There is a block of rooms available at the Sheraton. Make a Reservation >

In the event that rooms are unavailable, please see additional hotel options below.
  • The new Hotel MGM, a 1.2 mile walk from the Sheraton, has rooms available for the dates of the conference with an average price of $249.
    Make a Reservation >

Transportation Information

We wish you safe travels on the road to the LIFE & LEGACYTM/Create a Jewish Legacy Leadership Gathering. The Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place Hotel is located in Springfield, MA, just:

  • 1 hour 40 minute drive from Boston, MA
  • 2 hour 40 minute drive from New York City
  • 25 minute drive from closest airport, Bradley International Airport in CT
  • 1/2 mile (5 blocks) from the Amtrak Train and Greyhound/Peter Pan Bus Stations
HGF has created a Google Doc to assist gathering participants in connecting for transportation to and from Springfield. Those with cars seeking passengers and those hoping to connect with someone who is driving or who has hired a shuttle, should click here. Note, the file has two pages, one for Passengers and one for Drivers.

Directions from Bradley Airport to Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place Hotel

Bradley Airport Website

Bradley Airport Transportation Information

Note: Prices listed here subject to change. Please verify with vendor before making reservations.

Valley Transporter

Call a minimum of one week in advance to arrange shuttle pickup or drop off from Bradley Airport.

Reservations can be made by phone at 800-872-8752 from Mon-Fri 8am-6pm, Sat & Sun 9am-5pm ET; or online.

One-way transportation costs $53 to/from Bradley airport for the first passenger (less for more people, but must book at the same time).

You can also reserve a private van that holds up to 8 passengers for $224.25 one way ($28.03 per person). The van must be reserved at least two months in advance.

Rental Cars Available at Bradley Intl. Airport

See Bradley's rental and taxi landing page.

Avis Rent A Car: (800) 331-1212
Hertz Car Rental: (203) 627-3850
Budget Car Rental: (413) 732-5191
National Car Rental: (800) 227-7368
Thrifty Car Rental: (800) 367-2277

Local Car Services

Affordable Airport Car Services
800-739-7293
Serving Western Massachusetts

AirportLIMO.com
877-278-5466
Serving all locations to-and-from Logan International Airport (Boston) ONLY (not available at Bradley)..

Exclusive Car Service, Inc.
877-MY-LIMO5
Serving Bradley to all points but concentrating on Western Mass, the five colleges (Amherst, UMass, Smith College, Mt. Holyoke College, and Hampshire College), and corporate accounts. Advanced reservations appreciated.

Driving in? See the driving directions.

Parking at the Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place Hotel

$10.00 for day parking at the hotel
$10.00 for overnight parking for guests at the hotel

Parking is limited in the underground parking at the hotel, but overflow parking across the street will be available to all conference attendees as needed.