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2017 Fire Academy Accommodations

Hotel Information (2016)

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The information below represents rates for the Fall 2016 Academy.

Information relating to the 2017 Academy will be updated as it becomes available. The 2017 Academy is scheduled for late October 2017.

Additional information on the Academy can be found on the Central Pine Barrens Commission website and on the Academy's Facebook page.

The Hampton Inn, Hotel Indigo, Hyatt Place and are extending special rates to 2016 Fall Fire Academy participants. Housing is also available at Brookhaven National Lab for this course period. Individuals are, however, free to stay at any hotel or dorm accommodation that meets their housing needs.

When booking a room, you must guarantee your room with a credit card.

When reserving your hotel room, make sure you mention you are reserving for the New York Wildfire Academy. Rates are tax exempt with proper identification forms. Both hotels provide free continental hot breakfast and free shuttle service to and from Brookhaven Lab. Please confirm that the shuttle service is available when making your reservation.

  • Hampton Inn - 2000 North Ocean Avenue, Farmingville, NY 11738, 631-732-7300
    $89 per night
    Reserve a room online at (link leaves DEC's website)

  • Marriott Springhill Suites - 2 Seagrass Drive, Bellport, NY 11713, 631-924-0090
    $92 per night (link leaves DEC's website)

If you will need a pickup, let the hotel(s) know as far in advance as possible. Any cancellations need to be made at least 48 hours in advance of scheduled arrival. Please call the Academy office at (631) 769‐1556 for alternate housing arrangements which may be available.

Dormitory Lodging at Brookhaven National Lab

Dormitory Lodging will be available at BNL for $47 per night. All reservations are made directly with BNL's Housing Office. Contact BNL at (631) 344-2541 or (631) 344-2551. Have a credit card available. They accept American Express, Visa and Master Card. State that you will be coming for The NY Wildfire Academy.

Note: If you do not check in on the first night that you requested, you will be charged for that night. If you have a change of plans, please let housing know this ASAP.

Hours of Operation: Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - Midnight

Sat. - Closed

Sun. - 4 p.m. - Midnight

After Hours: Housing keys are to be picked up or returned to Police Headquarters, Bldg. 50.

**Please Note: Brookhaven National Lab is located north of Long Island Expressway (L.I.E.) exit 68.

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