Chevra Kadisha Conference Housing Options
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|Hall Name||Single/Double||Bathroom||Room Rate||Cost per person|
|Carman Hall - 545 W 114th St at Broadway||single||shared with 2 rooms||$56/night||$112 for the conference|
|shared double (if you know your roommate)||$82/night||$ 82 for the conference|
|1/2 double (if you need a roommate)||$41/night|
|Furnald Hall - 2960 Broadway at 116th St||single||dormitory - common floor bathrooms||$51/night||$102 for the conference|
|shared double (if you know your roommate)||$78/night||$ 78 for the conference|
|1/2 double (if you need a roommate)||$39/night|
Sales tax on rooms is 8.625%
Location - Both Carman and Furnald residence halls are located directly on the Broadway corridor next to Lerner Hall on 114th Street and are a few minutes walk from the conference site. Subway and bus stops are virtually right outside the front doors.
Facilities - Single or shared fully furnished double rooms in newly renovated facilities. Air-conditioned with room thermostats for your individual comfort. Full linen service is available. Corridor or semi-private bathroomsCommunication - Free on-campus telephone service. Free high speed 10/100 ethernet access in all rooms. Free internet terminals in building lobby for guest use. Calling-card-assisted off-campus and long distance service
Other - Lounge areas/TV rooms. 24 hour guard service. Laundry facilities in the building (fee). Small communal kitchens available. Campus dining options are available. All rooms in both Carman and Furnald are NON-smoking
Look at the Housing & Dining website for more information on Carman & Furnald Halls.
Carman Hall named for a former Dean of Columbia College, is a 13 story modern high rise residence. Each room is set up with two twin beds and is connected to a private or semi-private bathroom. Fully renovated in 2001, it has central air conditioning in every room, new windows and tile flooring, a large main lounge on the lower level with a kitchen, a new laundry room complete with pay washers and dryers, and a large screen television audio/video screening room. Vending services and open access internet terminals can be found on the first floor. A fully equipped laundry room is on the lower level, and the machines take quarters. Each individual floor has a small cable TV lounge area. Click here to see a sample floor plan of Carman Hall, and here to take a virtual tour of Carman Hall. The bathrooms are cleaned daily, and towels are replaced at the request of the guest. Most rooms are part of a two bedroom suite, but some individual rooms are available. Linen is exchanged weekly. Click here for a detailed description of Carman Hall with rates and floor plans.
Hall, flanking Alfred Lerner Hall just to the north, was built in 1913
and is named for a CC alum. It underwent a complete renovation in 1996.
Furnald is a traditional corridor style residence hall and is fully carpeted,
has central air conditioning in every room, a large lounge with color cable TV
and kitchen on every floor for relaxation and conversation, as well as a large
(non-working) fireplace lounge on the first floor. Floors 3 - 10 have two
separate large bathrooms on the hallway, each designated for men and women. You
may click here to see a sample
floor plan of Furnald Hall. You may click here to take a virtual
tour of Furnald Hall. We have recently added open access internet terminals
in the first floor main lounge for use by our summer conference guests who do
not bring their own computers. If you do bring your own laptop or desktop
computer, you may enjoy fully supported 10/100 high speed ethernet connections
in your bedroom, which will give you internet access from the comfort of your
room. Floors 1 - 2 are set up as smaller intimate suites, with one bathroom per
Click here for a detailed description of Furnald Hall with rates and floor plans.