Second LaserNetUS User Meeting
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Location and Directions
Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA
Visiting Asilomar Conference Grounds
Venue Address: 800 Asilomar Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Conference Rooms for Workshop: Fred Farr and Kiln
The 2nd LaserNetUS User Workshop will be held at The Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, CA. This beautiful property sits right alongside the Pacific Ocean with incredible beach views and historic architecture dating back to the early 1900’s.
Asilomar offers charming lodging accommodations that are perfect for anyone dedicated to rest and reflection. In keeping with this tradition, guest rooms are free of modern-day distractions such as telephones and televisions. The Historic Rooms are located in separate buildings designed by renowned architect Julia Morgan and built between 1913 and 1928, and feature the charms of hardwood floors and rustic furnishings.
All lodging rooms have private baths, and common living rooms appointed with fireplaces and inviting overstuffed chairs. Parking is free and spread out around the grounds for the convenience of parking near the conference rooms and lodging accommodations. The heated outdoor pool is open daily from 7:00 am to dusk and don't forget about the 24/7 free beach access!
Conference attendees are encouraged to reserve their guest room at Asilomar through our specialized reservation webpage (link below). A LaserNetUS reserved room block is located near our conference workshops rooms and in proximity to the Crocker dining hall.
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Asilomar are available for pre-purchase at the time of conference reservation. We highly encourage all conference guests to take advantage of this option. All meals will be provided in the Crocker dining hall and light refreshments will be provided in the conference rooms themselves.
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Travel and Directions
- San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
- San Jose International Airport (SJC)
- Monterey Regional Airport (MRY)
Driving directions from San Francisco / San Jose
Asilomar is approximately about 80 miles from San Francisco International Airport and about 75 miles south of San Jose International Airport.
- Take 101 south to 156 West.
- Take 156 West to Highway 1 South, through Monterey to the Pebble Beach / Pacific Grove exit, turn right on Holman Highway / 68 West.
- Stay on Highway 68 West/Holman Highway for 3.5 miles until it becomes a city street called Forest Avenue.
- Continue on Forest Avenue for about 1 mile and make a left turn onto Sinex Avenue.
- In just under 1 mile, Sinex Avenue ends right at the front gates to Asilomar.
The Monterey Regional Airport is about 8 miles from Asilomar. Please be advised that the MRY airport has a very limited flight schedule (please visit the website if interested).
Ground Transportation to Asilomar:
Local ride sharing apps are: Lyft and Uber.
Local taxi companies service the Monterey Regional Airport, as does the Monterey-Salinas Transit bus system. https://mst.org/maps-schedules/overview/
Airport shuttle service to and from San Jose and San Francisco airports can be arranged in advance through Monterey Airbus by calling (831) 373-7777 or visiting the Monterey Airbus website https://www.montereyairbus.com/
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