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Author Topic: AMG 2014: San Diego Time of Year Thread and Thoughts on Hotels  (Read 13078 times)

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Offline David_CA

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Re: AMG 2014: San Diego Time of Year Thread and Thoughts on Hotels
« Reply #200 on: June 22, 2014, 06:22:59 PM »
Now that we have the dates pinned down, getting rates is much easier.  Here's an email from the Lafayette:
"Hi David

Thank you for your interest in The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows.

Currently we have standard rooms with 1 king or 2 queen beds at a group rate of $135.00/night plus 12.5% tax.

We also have a limited amount of poolside rooms and family suites available at a group rate of $175.00/night plus 12.5% tax. 

The group rate is available for 3 days pre/post based upon availability. 

David, please do not hesitate contacting me should you have any questions or if you would like me to send a contract.

I look forward to working with you and hosting your group in August.

Have a great day!

Regards,

Steve"
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06-01-06 CD4 462 @24.3% VL > 100,000
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10-21-06 CD4 285 @21.9% VL >  "
  Atripla started 12-01-2006
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08-03-07 CD4 509 @31.8% VL 370
11-06-07 CD4 570 @30.0% VL 140
02-21-08 CD4 648 @32.4% VL 600
05-19-08 CD4 695 @33.1% VL < 48 undetectable!
08-21-08 CD4 725 @34.5%
11-11-08 CD4 672 @39.5%
02-11-09 CD4 773 @36.8%
05-11-09 CD4 615 @36.2%
08-19-09 CD4 770 @38.5%
11-19-09 CD4 944 @33.7%
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06-03-10 CD4 768 @34.9%
09-21-10 CD4 685 @40.3%
01-10-11 CD4 908 @36.3%
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Offline David_CA

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Re: AMG 2014: San Diego Time of Year Thread and Thoughts on Hotels
« Reply #201 on: June 22, 2014, 06:26:29 PM »
The rates I posted above are only slightly better than the standard rates, but they are the same for all days.  The rates posted online are higher on weekends but lower on weekdays.  If people are planning on staying longer, it may be cheaper for them to do the standard rates (since most of their time will be non-weekend). 

I'll post group rates for Studio 819, but their elevator is supposedly out of commission (being renovated).  If we all have guaranteed rooms on a lower floor, that would be a decent option; they're offering 10% off due to no elevator, and the rates there are lower to begin with.  As I've said before, it's not as nice of a hotel, but it's in a great location.
Black Friday 03-03-2006
03-23-06 CD4 359 @27.4% VL 75,938
06-01-06 CD4 462 @24.3% VL > 100,000
08-15-06 CD4 388 @22.8% VL >  "
10-21-06 CD4 285 @21.9% VL >  "
  Atripla started 12-01-2006
01-08-07 CD4 429 @26.8% VL 1872!
05-08-07 CD4 478 @28.1% VL 740
08-03-07 CD4 509 @31.8% VL 370
11-06-07 CD4 570 @30.0% VL 140
02-21-08 CD4 648 @32.4% VL 600
05-19-08 CD4 695 @33.1% VL < 48 undetectable!
08-21-08 CD4 725 @34.5%
11-11-08 CD4 672 @39.5%
02-11-09 CD4 773 @36.8%
05-11-09 CD4 615 @36.2%
08-19-09 CD4 770 @38.5%
11-19-09 CD4 944 @33.7%
02-17-10 CD4 678 @39.9%  
06-03-10 CD4 768 @34.9%
09-21-10 CD4 685 @40.3%
01-10-11 CD4 908 @36.3%
05-23-11 CD4 846 @36.8% VL 80
02-13-12 CD4 911 @41.4% VL<20
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Re: AMG 2014: San Diego Time of Year Thread and Thoughts on Hotels
« Reply #202 on: June 24, 2014, 11:27:42 AM »
thnx  David... good info  I  am in   for  whatever ... it seems that we will need a car  in any  case if  we want to  take advantage of  many of the  sites in the  area... so either place is Ok with me..I plan to  rent a car

Nick
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Offline Fisher

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When & Where for AMG
« Reply #203 on: June 25, 2014, 09:17:58 PM »
I am still not clear when (the dates) and where (San Diego?) AMG will be happening.
- fisher
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Offline David_CA

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Re: When & Where for AMG
« Reply #204 on: June 26, 2014, 09:04:37 PM »
I am still not clear when (the dates) and where (San Diego?) AMG will be happening.

A quick read of the previous pages (actually, just the last one will do) will tell that it's
1) Aug 21-25
2) In San Diego

;)
Black Friday 03-03-2006
03-23-06 CD4 359 @27.4% VL 75,938
06-01-06 CD4 462 @24.3% VL > 100,000
08-15-06 CD4 388 @22.8% VL >  "
10-21-06 CD4 285 @21.9% VL >  "
  Atripla started 12-01-2006
01-08-07 CD4 429 @26.8% VL 1872!
05-08-07 CD4 478 @28.1% VL 740
08-03-07 CD4 509 @31.8% VL 370
11-06-07 CD4 570 @30.0% VL 140
02-21-08 CD4 648 @32.4% VL 600
05-19-08 CD4 695 @33.1% VL < 48 undetectable!
08-21-08 CD4 725 @34.5%
11-11-08 CD4 672 @39.5%
02-11-09 CD4 773 @36.8%
05-11-09 CD4 615 @36.2%
08-19-09 CD4 770 @38.5%
11-19-09 CD4 944 @33.7%
02-17-10 CD4 678 @39.9%  
06-03-10 CD4 768 @34.9%
09-21-10 CD4 685 @40.3%
01-10-11 CD4 908 @36.3%
05-23-11 CD4 846 @36.8% VL 80
02-13-12 CD4 911 @41.4% VL<20
You must be the change you want to see in the world.  Mahatma Gandhi

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Re: AMG 2014: San Diego Time of Year Thread and Thoughts on Hotels
« Reply #205 on: June 26, 2014, 09:06:34 PM »
thnx  David... good info  I  am in   for  whatever ... it seems that we will need a car  in any  case if  we want to  take advantage of  many of the  sites in the  area... so either place is Ok with me..I plan to  rent a car

Nick

A car will be good for at least part of the time.  I'm sure you'll have no trouble finding folks who are willing to share its cost for transportation!  Much of the stuff will be walking distance or at least in close proximity to each other (with a few exceptions).
Black Friday 03-03-2006
03-23-06 CD4 359 @27.4% VL 75,938
06-01-06 CD4 462 @24.3% VL > 100,000
08-15-06 CD4 388 @22.8% VL >  "
10-21-06 CD4 285 @21.9% VL >  "
  Atripla started 12-01-2006
01-08-07 CD4 429 @26.8% VL 1872!
05-08-07 CD4 478 @28.1% VL 740
08-03-07 CD4 509 @31.8% VL 370
11-06-07 CD4 570 @30.0% VL 140
02-21-08 CD4 648 @32.4% VL 600
05-19-08 CD4 695 @33.1% VL < 48 undetectable!
08-21-08 CD4 725 @34.5%
11-11-08 CD4 672 @39.5%
02-11-09 CD4 773 @36.8%
05-11-09 CD4 615 @36.2%
08-19-09 CD4 770 @38.5%
11-19-09 CD4 944 @33.7%
02-17-10 CD4 678 @39.9%  
06-03-10 CD4 768 @34.9%
09-21-10 CD4 685 @40.3%
01-10-11 CD4 908 @36.3%
05-23-11 CD4 846 @36.8% VL 80
02-13-12 CD4 911 @41.4% VL<20
You must be the change you want to see in the world.  Mahatma Gandhi

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Re: AMG 2014: San Diego Time of Year Thread and Thoughts on Hotels
« Reply #206 on: June 26, 2014, 09:12:11 PM »
Also, I posted a 'Things to Do' thread at http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=54516.0.  Let's try to get some activities organized!


Also, we need to start thinking about a Meet and Greet.  I can work on that this weekend, but it'll help to have at least a rough idea of who'll be attending.
Black Friday 03-03-2006
03-23-06 CD4 359 @27.4% VL 75,938
06-01-06 CD4 462 @24.3% VL > 100,000
08-15-06 CD4 388 @22.8% VL >  "
10-21-06 CD4 285 @21.9% VL >  "
  Atripla started 12-01-2006
01-08-07 CD4 429 @26.8% VL 1872!
05-08-07 CD4 478 @28.1% VL 740
08-03-07 CD4 509 @31.8% VL 370
11-06-07 CD4 570 @30.0% VL 140
02-21-08 CD4 648 @32.4% VL 600
05-19-08 CD4 695 @33.1% VL < 48 undetectable!
08-21-08 CD4 725 @34.5%
11-11-08 CD4 672 @39.5%
02-11-09 CD4 773 @36.8%
05-11-09 CD4 615 @36.2%
08-19-09 CD4 770 @38.5%
11-19-09 CD4 944 @33.7%
02-17-10 CD4 678 @39.9%  
06-03-10 CD4 768 @34.9%
09-21-10 CD4 685 @40.3%
01-10-11 CD4 908 @36.3%
05-23-11 CD4 846 @36.8% VL 80
02-13-12 CD4 911 @41.4% VL<20
You must be the change you want to see in the world.  Mahatma Gandhi

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Re: AMG 2014: San Diego Time of Year Thread and Thoughts on Hotels
« Reply #207 on: June 27, 2014, 12:16:54 AM »
If I can make all the requisite work arrangements, I can leave on Saturday morning and join the AMG in progress.  Hoping the Meet and Greet is on Saturday evening, but this event does not revolve around my schedule!  Especially hoping we keep the tradition of the Sunday afternoon Memorial Service...especially to remember Rocky this year.  I have checked flights and can get out there late Saturday morning.  I will more than likely stay an extra day or so even if Monday or Tuesday is the last day. 

This is a commit...I do hope we use the Lafayette.  It will be easier for most of us even though slightly less convenient.  We always seem to work out the transportation issues...this group is amazingly resourceful in that regard.

Gary
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10/05:  367 (26.2%), 24556 VL
01/06:  344 (24.6%), 86299 VL
04/06:  374 (22.0%), 87657 VL
05/06:  Began HAART 05/15/06, Combivir/Kaletra
07/06:  361 (27.8%), 1299 VL
10/06:  454 (32.4%), 55 VL
01/07:  499 (38.4%), UD
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04/07:  566 (37.7%), UD
08/07:  761 (42.3%), UD
06/08:  659 (47.1%), UD
01/09:  613 (43.8%), UD
07/09:  616 (47.4%), UD
01/10:  530 (44.2%), UD
07/10:  636 (48.9%), UD
01/11:  627 (48.2%), UD
07/11:  840 (52.5%), UD
01/12:  920 (51.1%), UD
07/12:  857 (50.4%), 40
10/12:  UD
01/13:  710 (47.3%), UD
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06/14:  823 (47.2%), UD

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Re: AMG 2014: San Diego Time of Year Thread and Thoughts on Hotels
« Reply #208 on: July 07, 2014, 08:27:51 PM »
Here's what I got from Studio 819:

Arrival date:           8/21/2014    (check in 15:00)
Departure date :     8/25/2014    (check out 12:00)             
 
Room Type: Small West (one full size bed)
Rate: Daily Summer rate $100.00/ a day
Weekend charge: Fri/$10, Sat/$10
 
Parking: Not included
 
Amount:   $100.00 x 4 night + $20.00(weekend charge) + $46.42 (11.05% tax)  = $466.42    ↓10% off
 Total $419.78/ per room

At this point, due to the lack of enthusiasm, I think it'd be best if attendees book their own rooms.  Most seem to be interested in the Lafayette (rates and website are listed in a previous post), so we should all be able to make our own reservations.  Most of the rooms that I've seen have been pretty big, so there shouldn't be a problem for people to share to save even more. 
Black Friday 03-03-2006
03-23-06 CD4 359 @27.4% VL 75,938
06-01-06 CD4 462 @24.3% VL > 100,000
08-15-06 CD4 388 @22.8% VL >  "
10-21-06 CD4 285 @21.9% VL >  "
  Atripla started 12-01-2006
01-08-07 CD4 429 @26.8% VL 1872!
05-08-07 CD4 478 @28.1% VL 740
08-03-07 CD4 509 @31.8% VL 370
11-06-07 CD4 570 @30.0% VL 140
02-21-08 CD4 648 @32.4% VL 600
05-19-08 CD4 695 @33.1% VL < 48 undetectable!
08-21-08 CD4 725 @34.5%
11-11-08 CD4 672 @39.5%
02-11-09 CD4 773 @36.8%
05-11-09 CD4 615 @36.2%
08-19-09 CD4 770 @38.5%
11-19-09 CD4 944 @33.7%
02-17-10 CD4 678 @39.9%  
06-03-10 CD4 768 @34.9%
09-21-10 CD4 685 @40.3%
01-10-11 CD4 908 @36.3%
05-23-11 CD4 846 @36.8% VL 80
02-13-12 CD4 911 @41.4% VL<20
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