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Hotel & Travel

The Tri-State CAMP Conference takes place at the Atlantic City Convention Center located at 1 Convention Boulevard, Atlantic City, NJ 08401.

To book your 2017 hotel room click here or call 866-790-9935.  


Recommended hotels for 2017 Tri-State Camp Conference:

• Sheraton Atlantic City - connected to the convention center

• Caesars - short walk to convention center

• Tropicana Casino and Resort - long walk, cab, or jitney to the convention center

• The Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa - cab ride or jitney to the convention center

• Resorts Casino - cab ride or jitney to the convention center


Hotel Room Scam - Beware!

There are companies (including Exhibition Housing Management or Convention Housing Services, Global Housing, Global Travel, etc...) who have been contacting our attendees to "assist" with hotel reservations.  They sometimes disguise themselves as the American Camping Association (ACA) Housing Bureau or claim to represent the hotels in our block.   They may claim they can get better rates, that rooms are limited, or use other sales pitch methods.   They are NOT the official housing bureau and are NOT affiliated with the ACA in any way.

If you receive a call from this or any company claiming to represent the ACA, be aware that this is a scam and DO NOT MAKE THE RESERVATION.   These companies are NOT affiliated with the ACA in any capacity. 

Transportation to Atlantic City

Atlantic City is located in the heart of the northeast and is easily accessible by car, bus, train, and plane. Below you will find Transportation information for your trip to Atlantic City.

By Car

Did you know that Atlantic City is 350 miles or less from most major cities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. 


By Car Service and Shuttle Service

Tropiano Shuttle Service - For reservations call 800-559-2040. Cost $45.00 from Philadelphia Airport. Drop offs and pickups at the Sheraton Atlantic City.

Lou's Luxury Car Service - Transportation from Philadelphia Airport and Atlantic City Airport as well as participating surrounding hotels. Reservation information can be sent to or call 609-748-8853, 609-383-1457 or toll free 1-877-568-8294.

To and From Philadelphia Airport into Atlantic City and surrounding hotels - Private Sedan, $135 per direction for up to 3 passengers; Private SUV, $165 per direction for up to 6 passengers; Private executive coach bus service per direction for 7-14 passengers, $245-$490

By Train
New Jersey Transit - Rail service is provided by New Jersey Transit which arrives and departs through the rail terminal adjacent to the Atlantic City Convention Center. New Jersey Transit Rail runs direct from Philadelphia's 30th Street Station.

For more information, call 1-800-772-2287 or visit www.njtransit.com.

By Plane
Atlantic City International Airport (ACIA) is an easy 20-minute drive from Atlantic City.  For more information about Atlantic City International Airport, visit www.acairport.com.

By Bus
Academy Bus: 201-420-7000, www.academybus.com

Greyhound Lines: 800-231-2222, www.greyhound.com


International Visitors

We are here to help you make your conference experience as seamless and enjoyable as possible. If you have any questions about this year's conference or your visit to Atlantic City, please feel welcome to contact via email Samara Feinberg or phone 212-391-5208.

Applying for Visa Information

We are very pleased that you are planning to attend this year's Tri-State CAMP Conference. You may need a visa to enter the United States. Because of world events, visa applications are subject to a greater degree of scrutiny than in the past and there may be a longer waiting period. The State Department recommends that you begin your visa application process well in advance of your travel dates.

Because visa Requirements vary from country to country, contact the U.S. Embassy or consulate in the country where you live to determine if you will need a visa and/or a visa support letter to visit the United States.You may apply for a visa at any U.S. consular office, but it may be more difficult to qualify if you apply from outside your country of permanent residence. For contact points for consular offices, visit www.usembassy.gov.

If you need a letter, contact the American Camp Association, NY office with your request. ACA, NY and NJ will send a letter to support your visa application via email in Adobe. We will only issue letters for persons who have registered and paid for an event. If you do not receive your visa in time to attend, your registration fee will be refunded. In view of the number of requests we are receiving for visa support letters, you should make this request as soon as possible. We cannot assure that we will be able to provide you a letter in time if your request is made fewer than 5 business days before your appointment or 10 business days before the beginning of the conference.

In order to grant your request for a visa letter, the American Camp Association requires the following:

  • Your Name, Address
  • Your Passport Number
  • Your Company Name
  • Your Title
  • If you are a member of ACA (including your member number) or not
  • If you are an exhibitor, speaker, or attendee

You may scan this information and send it as an email attachment to samara@acanynj.org.

Schedule an appointment with the embassy/consulate. For more information on applying for a visa, please visit the U.S. State Department Web Site.

The decision to grant visas belongs solely to the embassy/consulate. The Tri-State CAMP Conference cannot promise that you or your colleagues will receive a visa. Likewise, the Tri-State CAMP Conference cannot change the decision of the governmental agency should your application be denied. If you have any questions regarding this process, contact us at samara@acanynj.org.



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