...I figure this will be extremely short notice for most. That and it's pretty out of the way relative to the Hynes Convention Center.
Regardless, the rate's legit: http://www.themobydickmotel.com/
Dattco Motorcoach Bus Schedule: https://www.dattco.com/motorcoach/bus-s ... les-jan29/
They accept cash as a form of payment. No credit card needed to reserve a room. They charge a flat rate of $90 a night (taxes included) though they will take $5 off if you have a school ID (College or high school). I stayed here last summer. I can confirm all the rooms come with a fridge and a microwave. Every room has its own bathroom attached (shower, sink and toilet), towels included. Also, every single room has a different design and that is intentional ^_~
Dattco charges $28 round trip between Boston (South Station) and New Bedford (SRTA Bus Terminal). From the bus terminal, you can either take one of the local buses or a call a taxi to get to the motel. Or use a Ride Sharing service like Uber or Lyft to go from the Hynes straight to the motel. Dattco has very limited service on weekends just so you know: 3 trips a day in either direction for a total of 6 trips Saturdays and Sundays).
This might be a viable option for those who might want a place to crash post-Con before heading home and have a car. It is 90 minutes from Boston so if you're not driving or carpooling, it might not be a viable option for the weekend.
If you need a room or if you have a room and are looking for roommates, this is the place to hook up.
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