|Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
(Open: May 1st to August 28)|
20 University Drive, Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, A2H 5G4|
Toll-free: 1-866-494-3548, Telephone: (709) 637-6255, Fax: (709) 637-6201
Host(s): Conference Staff
Cost: 2014 Rates (please quote backpackers.ca to receive these rates):
Single Dorm Room: Student Rate of $27 +HST/Night (must show valid student ID)
Single Dorm Room: Adult Rate of $38 +HST/Night
Chalet-Style Apartments (for groups of 4 or more): $37.50 + HST/Night based on occupancy of 4
Weekly and Monthly rates also available-call or email for details
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What we have to offer: Grenfell Campus offers ideal accommodations for your travel adventures! Located in the heart of Corner Brook, NL, the university is nestled among the hills of the folded and faulted Long Range Mountains in the scenic Humber Valley. Winter travelers have very easy access to the wonders of Marble Mountain-one of the best ski hills in Eastern North America and summer vacationers can experience a true sense of Newfoundland culture through the many festivals, theatre and music productions that take place here.
Come and experience world-renowned Newfoundland hospitality. Grenfell Campus offers all the amenities of a three star hotel in a University campus setting! All of our rooms have telephones with no-charge local calls and internet access. Laundry and recreational facilities are available. All accommodations have private bedrooms and shared washrooms. The Chalet Apartments have private bedrooms with shared washrooms, living/dining room and full kitchen facilities. Minutes from downtown, there is nearby shopping, hiking and local attractions. Leave the burdens of everyday life behind and let us offer you a breath of fresh air! A journey to Newfoundland and Labrador is like no other and we welcome you!
Marble Zip Tours: an experience like no other in the province!
|1. Hiking / Biking (more details)||Moderate Outdoor Activity||Summer Activity|
|2. Fishing (more details)||Relaxation||Summer Activity|
|3. Outdoor Activities (more details)||Light to Moderate Outdoor Activity|
How to get here: Grenfell Campus is located near the heart of downtown Corner Brook on University Drive south-east of the major intersection of O’Connell Drive and Mt. Bernard Ave. Access into the City is by the Trans Canada Hwy (route #1). Take Exit #6 (Lewin Parkway) if traveling from St. John’s/Deer Lake and Exit #5 (Massey Drive) if traveling from Port Aux Basques.
Greyhound Depot: Confederation Drive Irving (approximately 10 minutes from the University)
By Plane: Arrange air travel to Deer Lake Regional Airport, approximately 40 minutes from Corner Brook. Shuttle service, taxi service and car rental agencies are available for transport into Corner Brook.
By Ferry: Marine Atlantic operates a year-round ferry service from North Sydney, N.S., to the island of Newfoundland. The Marine Atlantic ferry terminal at Port aux Basque is just three hours from Corner Brook by car or bus. Call 1-800-341-7981 for schedules and reservations.
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