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Meeting Location

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Clark Laboratory, Room 507

266 Woods Hole Rd.
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1535


Recommended Hotel:

Inn on the Square
40 North Main Street
Falmouth, MA 02540

This hotel is one block from the Falmouth Bus Station with convenient service to Boston Logan Airport. A daily shuttle bus will transport attendees to WHOI from the hotel. A group rate at Inn on the Square for a limited number of rooms under “WHOI – Salinity Meeting” and must be reserved by April 21st to receive the discount. Rooms can be reserved at this link:

Other Falmouth hotels include:

The Coonamessett Inn:

The Holiday Inn:



Air Travel

The two airports nearest to Woods Hole are Boston Logan Airport (BOS) and Providence T.F. Green Airport (PVD). Both airports are just under 80 miles from Woods Hole. Boston Logan Airport has direct bus service to Falmouth & Woods Hole operated by Peter Pan Bus lines (


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Visitor Information


For meals on your own, there are many restaurants in Falmouth and 6 in Woods Hole outside of the continental breakfasts, lunches and one reception that we will provide at the meeting. The Inn on the Square, Coonamessett, and Holiday Inn also have their own restaurants.

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