Travel & Hotel


Getting to St. Kitts and the Conference Venue - Flights to the St. Kitts' Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport are available from Miami, New York, Atlanta, Charlotte, Toronto, London, most Central American countries, and neighboring Caribbean islands.  Conference attendees are responsible for their own transportation to and from the airport. The St. Kitts Marriott Resort is located 4 miles from the Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport. Estimated taxi fare is USD$20 one-way. Please note that the St. Kitts Marriott Resort does not provide a shuttle service to and from the airport.

Visa Requirements No visa is required for stays up to 90 days if you have an onward or return ticket, confirmation of accommodation, and can produce evidence of your ability to maintain yourself.  However, visitors must have a valid passport to enter Saint Kitts and Nevis. 

During the Conference - Transportation between the Marriott Hotel and Conference wetlabs and on-farm Biosecurity evaluation will be provided. Departure will be approximately 30 minutes before the event start times at the Hotel entrance - late arrivals cannot be accommodated.

Hotel Accomodations

A special conference rate has been secured at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort for rooms during the WAVMA Conference.  To make your reservation online, please use the dedicated webpage for this Conference: Click Here to Book Hotel Rooms (select "Attendee" for Conference Discount Rate Options).  Upgrade options are available.  Cancellations can be made 3 days before arrrival, without any charges; however, cancellations within 72 hours of arrival will be charged for one night plus tax.  If you encounter problems please contact the St. Kitts Marriott directly at +1-869-466-1200.  As this block of special-rate rooms are likely to be filled quickly, we recommend making reservations as soon as possible.  If necessary, overflow accommodation will be arranged for Conference attendees. 

St. Kitts Marriott Resort Hotel Highlights
 26-acre paradise of sun-drenched landscaping, coupled with championship golf plus a pristine beach
 15,000-sq-ft Emerald Mist Spa & Fitness Center offering health, beauty and therapeutic programs
 38,000 sq ft of indoor/outdoor meeting and event space in a magnificent tropical setting
 Casino on-site

St. Kitts Marriott Resort & Royal Beach Casino captures the many moods of one of the most relaxing and romantic Caribbean Islands. This incredible resort offers an unparalleled island vacation experience. Its luxury guest rooms, trimmed with West Indian accents and cutting-edge comforts, are spacious and welcoming. That same Caribbean flavor sets the tone in the resort's eight restaurants and three lounges. For those who enjoy games of chance, the resort offers the 35,000 sq ft Royal Beach Casino. The casino offers many traditional gaming options as well as 3-card poker, Texas Hold 'em, and the new Sports & Race book. The casino is one of the Caribbean's largest and most luxurious. The 15,000 sq ft Emerald Mist Spa includes men's and women's saunas, hot and cold tubs, and relaxation lounges that will take you away from the bustle of everyday life.


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