Travel & Accommodations

NOTE: Due to the popularity of the Volvo Open Race sailing competition, please book your hotel as soon as possible

Newport RIThe charming New England enclave of Newport is ripe with history, culture and art. You'll find Gilded Age mansions once owned by America's wealthiest families and a Colonial-era port. Plus distinctive shops, historic lighthouses, and unspoiled beaches. You are sure to leave with fond memories of The City By-The-Sea.

Conference Hotel

Newport Marriott

25 America's Cup Avenue, Newport, RI 29403 | 800-228-9290

The Newport Marriott lines charming, boat-filled Newport Harbor. You'll also enjoy easy access to beautiful downtown historic Newport, the historic mansions lining Bellevue Avenue, and the colonial old city. If you feel like staying in, just head upstairs, where you can enjoy the hotel bar's outdoor terrace.

The Newport leg of the Volvo Open Race grand prix sailing event is the race's only North American stopover. Because the race begins May 8, the day after this conference, we highly recommend booking hotel ASAP. The race is expected to draw over 120,000 tourists.

RESERVATIONS: Rooms are $249 plus 13% tax at the discounted NAFCU rate. To reserve your room(s), call (800) 228-9290 and reference NAFCU's Board Conference or book your group rate online.

Deadline for Discounted Rate: April 17, 2018
NOTE: Room reservations and fees are the responsibility of the registered attendee. Room rates and availability are not guaranteed. Rooms may be sold out prior to the reservation deadline, so please make your reservations early.

Tax exemption

Your credit union may be eligible for a tax exemption at the hotel.
Download PDFDownload the NCUA tax exemption form.


Getting to the Area

TF Green Airport Airport (PVD) is 27 miles from the Newport Marriott. The airport provides ground transportation information.

Car Rental Discounts

Special discounted rates are available through AVIS and Budget. For AVIS, please visit the Avis website or call 800-331-1600 and give the NAFCU Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) code B469299. For Budget, please visit the Budget website or call 800-842-5628 and give the Budget Customer Discount (BCD) code Y305099

Airline Discounts

Reservations and ticketing are available via or by calling our Delta Meeting Network Reservations at 800-328-1111. When booking online, select "Book Your Flight" and enter meeting code NMRA5 in the box provided.

Book online at and enter your Offer Code ZEEV459316 in the offer code box when searching for your flights. If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 800-426-1122, please give them the following information: Agreement Code: 459316; Z Code: ZEEV.