National Academy of Sciences
National Academy of Engineering
Institute of Medicine
National Research Council
The J. Erik Jonsson Center of the National Academy of Sciences
J. Erik Jonsson Center
 

Jonsson Center: Accommodations

Woods Hole is a resort area and prices for housing accommodations fluctuate according to season. Arrangements for housing should be made well in advance of arrival. There are a number of properties in the Falmouth and Woods Hole area than can provide comfortable accommodations for those attending meetings at the Center. The list of preferred hotels for Academies staff and members is listed below:
 

HOLIDAY INN FALMOUTH
291 Jones Road
Falmouth, MA 02540
508-299-4020
508- 548-2712 (FAX)
Contact: Cynthia Ostrom
hisalesoffice@aol.com
www.holidayinn.com/falmth/capecod

INN ON THE SQUARE
40 North Main Street
Falmouth, MA 02540
508-457-0606
508-457-9694 (FAX)
Contact: Al Gauthier
al@newporthotelgroup.com
www.innonthesquare.com
 

RED HORSE INN
28 Falmouth Heights Road
Falmouth, MA 02540
800-628-3811
508 495-0152 (FAX)
Contact: Eleacia Fredette
redhorseinn@comcast.net
www.redhorseinn.com  

SANDS OF TIME
549 Woods Hole Road
Woods Hole, MA 02543
508-548-6300
508-457-0160 (FAX)
Contact: Susie Veeder
Cathy@sandsoftime.com  
www.sandsoftime.com  
 

Beach and Swimming
Participants may swim during the day from the Center's dock. Swimming is limited to participants in Jonsson Center activities only and is not permitted after 6:00 p.m.

Recreation
There are numerous public beaches in the Falmouth/Woods Hole area. Other forms of recreation in the area include boating, fishing, hiking, jogging, golf, tennis, water sports, horseback riding and sightseeing. Good theatre is available featuring drama, live musicals and films. In July and August, band concerts are performed at the Falmouth Marina on Thursday evenings. Information about recreation will be available at the Receptionist desk in the lobby.


Jonsson Center : 314 Quissett Avenue : Woods Hole, MA 02543 : 508-548-3760