Here is a partial list of accommodations options in St. John’s, NL:

Memorial’s Battery Facility

From the Battery Facility site:

The Battery Facility’s guest accommodations offer bright, modern single rooms, and are located at one of Newfoundland and Labrador’s most iconic destinations, Signal Hill.

If you’re travelling on Memorial-related business, such as a conference, visiting scholar/researcher/fellow position, staff from another Memorial campus, or other Memorial related connection, you’re invited to stay with us.

All rooms are located on our top floor, with incredible views, including the city, the Harbour, and Signal Hill. Rooms are newly renovated and include a range of amenities, including wi-fi, full-sized refrigerators and private washrooms.Guests also have access to a full sized, shared kitchen with everything you’d need to prepare simple meals, including an oven, stove, microwave and utensils.

For more information, or to make a booking, please email and specify that you’re interested in staying at the Battery Facility.


Macpherson College (right on campus)

  • $60.00 CAD per person (taxes included)

From Memorial University’s site:

Macpherson College offers modern and comfortable accommodations for travellers seeking private rooms and washroom facilities. Each suite is simply furnished and contains a washroom and shower, while spacious common rooms on each floor offer seating, television, and limited kitchen facilities. Opened in 2013, Macpherson College is clean, bright, and perfect for conference guests or individual travellers seeking comfort and privacy.

Two-bedroom suite: two-bedroom suites contain two separate bedrooms connected by a small foyer. Each bedroom contains one single bed, a desk, shelving, and a closet. There is a private washroom and shower in each suite. Suites are double occupancy.

For more information or to book a room, go to Memorial’s reservation page.

Alt Hotel

From the Alt Hotel’s website:

Beautiful rooms with absolutely everything you need: a comfortable bed, a nice hot shower and super-fast Wi-Fi. All this in a modern environment where you can sit back, relax and enjoy a drink.

The hotel occupies a prime downtown location, at the north east corner of Water and Prescott streets, and close to the main tourist attractions. The building overlooks the harbour and offers a spectacular view of The Narrows Channel.

Guests should book their discounted rate with the code 1806SAFTEY online through the website or through the front desk at 709.383.2125.


Quality Hotel St. John’s 

The hotel features 161 guest rooms’ located steps away from restaurants, shopping, art galleries and nightlife. Below are just a few of the features and amenities which delegates can enjoy during their stay:

  • Spectacular views of the city and harbour
  • Aeroplan Points or Choice Privilege Member Points
  • Five levels of sheltered parking – $12 per day.
  • Free wireless internet access
  • Onsite fitness Centre
  • Onsite Laundry facilities
  • Onsite restaurant Rumpelstiltskin’s

Base rate for hotel rooms is $161.00 CAD. Room rate is subject to a 15% Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) per room, per night, subject to change. Room rate is subject to 4% Tourism Marketing Levy (TML) per room, per night, subject to change. Room rate is based on double occupancy. Each additional person is $10 per room, per night.

Reservation Procedure: Individual reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly at 709-754-7788. Individuals must identify themselves as being a part of the IFISH Conference.

Guaranteed Reservations: All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. Quality Hotel Harbourview will not hold any reservations unless secured by one of the above methods.


Courtyard by Marriott, St. John’s NL

Conveniently located in downtown St. John’s, our hotel provides easy access to popular attractions such as George Street, Signal Hill and Memorial University. We’re only 4 miles from St. John’s International Airport.
Key Amenities: Business center, Fitness center, Free high-speed internet, High-speed internet at a price, Kitchen/kitchenett, Meeting event space, New lobby, Parking, Room service

Room Rates: Standard City View $219.00 per night; Standard Harbour View $229.00 per night

Hotel’s room rates are quoted in Canadian dollars, and are subject to applicable taxes in effect at the time of check-in (currently 4% Tourism Marketing Levy, 15% Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)). Hotel’s room rates are for single or double occupancy; a charge of $12 per additional person, per night, is applicable (maximum of 5 people per room). There is no charge for children under 18 years of age, sharing a parent’s room.

For reservations, call: 1-709-722-6636

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