Accommodations and Local Offerings


Hotel room block info
  • A block of rooms has been reserved at the Holiday Inn, with government per diem available. Please call (877) 390-5931 and request the group rate for the Biomechanical Engineering Anthropometry Meeting. This will ensure that you will receive the correct rate. You can also make a reservation online at : Holiday Inn Reservations
  • Room reservations must be made by close of business on 2/12/2024.
  • If you wish to stay somewhere else, there are several other nearby hotel options including the Tru by Hilton, Hampton Inn, Homewood Suites, and Country Inn and Suites.
  • The Holiday Inn (Fairborn, OH) is nearby by to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, the National Museum of the US Air Force, and about 15 minutes away from downtown Dayton, OH. 
  • There are also numerous nearby restaurant options. 
    Directions from Dayton International Airport (approximately 30 minutes)

    Holiday Inn

    2800 Presidential Dr., Fairborn, OH 45324

    • $147/night
    • Offers Government per diem rates
    • In addition to having a variety of meeting spaces, this hotel has an on-site restaurant/bar and free parking. It is located about a half mile from the Airmen Accommodation Lab (AAL). Additional amenities include a 24-hour fitness center, indoor pool, pet-friendly rooms, and laundry facilities.

    Country Inn & Suites

    3971 Colonel Glenn Highway in Beavercreek, OH 45324

    • $126/night
    • Offers government per diem rates
    • This hotel is conveniently located with easy access to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. It offers a free hot breakfast, free parking, free WiFi, a fitness center, a heated indoor pool, and laundry facilities.

    Courtyard by Marriott

    2777 Fairfield Commons, Beavercreek, OH 45431

    • $138/night
    • This hotel is newly renovated and is located next to the Fairfield Mall. It features an on-site restaurant, contemporary décor, fitness center, indoor pool, and free WiFi.

    Local Sites

    Dayton, Ohio is the place to go if you’re in love with history, art, and good food.

    Known as the birthplace of many inventions, especially aviation, history buffs will have a lot to explore at a variety of museums when visiting Dayton.

    Here, you can also take part in a multitude of events, concerts, festivals, and more. And for the more outdoorsy crowd, there are plenty of places to get in touch with nature in Dayton.  Below are a few aviation based highlights but be sure to check out this link to other activities in Dayton. 

    National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

    Visit the world’s largest military aviation museum!

    Here you’ll find more than 19 acres of indoor exhibit area, holding 350 aircraft vehicles and missiles, as well as thousands of fascinating artifacts.

    Carillon Historical Park

    Carillon Historical Park is an open-air history museum and the ultimate place to learn about Dayton’s culture and history.

    The highlights of the park are the original 1905 Wright Flyer III, the only airplane designated a National Historic Landmark and the Wright Brothers National Museum.

    Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center

    The Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center is part of the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park.

    There’s so much for aviation lovers to do here, including checking out exhibits of the Wright brothers’ invention of the world’s first practical airplane at Huffman Prairie in 1904 and 1905.