22nd Pacific History Association Biennial Conference 2016

PHA Conference: Accomodations

22nd Pacific History Association Biennial Conference 2016

The 2016 planning committee announces the Hyatt Regency Guam as the 22nd PHA Conference venue


At the Hyatt Regency Guam, we have negotiated a limited block of rooms at a discounted rate of USD$159 + 11% hotel occupancy tax (SINGLE OCCUPANCY) and USD$165 + 11% hotel occupancy tax (DOUBLE OCCUPANCY).  The cut-off date for reservations at this rate is March 18, 2016.


Upon completion of your Conference Registration, you will be provided with a “room block code” that will avail you of the special room rate.  All reservations should be made directly to Hyatt Regency Guam’s Reservation Office via fax at (671) 647-1325 or email at guam.regency@hyatt.com.  Include the following information on your room reservation request: guest’s name, contact information, number of persons, number of rooms, payment information, arrival and departure dates, flight information, and room block code.


Hotel check in time is after 3:00 p.m.  Guests arriving prior to this time will be allocated rooms as they become available.


Check-out time is 12:00 noon.  Guests requiring late check-out should make their request when placing their reservations.  Rooms may be extended until 6:00 p.m. at 50% of the rate.  After 6:00 p.m., rooms will be charged at the full day rate.





Hotels Near the Hyatt Regency Guam (walking distance to Hyatt and room rate)

Price Guide

$$$$ ------ More than US$150

$$$ ------ US$100-150

$$ ------ US$75-100

$ ------ Less than US$75


Grand Plaza Hotel: 550 meters, $ 

Outrigger Guam Resort: 550 meters, $$$$

Pacific Bay Guam: 700 meters, $$

Guam Plaza Hotel: 750 meters, $$$$

Guam Capital Hotel: 800 meters, $$

Guam Reef: 900 meters, $$$$

Holiday Resort Guam: 1 kilometer, $$$

Bayview Hotel Guam: 1.1 km, $$$

Fiesta Resort Guam: 1.3 kilometers, $$$

Oceanview Hotel Guam: 1.1 km

-Standard size room, $$

-2 Bedroom with small kitchen fits up to 6 people, $$$$

Guam Airport Hotel: 3.6km, $$

-Every room has a small kitchen

Garden Villa Hotel: 1.5 km, $$$

-4 Person Max rooms, with kitchen

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Abstract deadline: Dec. 31, 2015

Early Registration deadline:Feb. 29, 2016
Early Registration Fee:US$200 (US$100 for students)

Late Registration: March 1 – May 5, 2016
Late Registration Fee:US$250 ($125 for students)


Contact info:




  • Anne Perez Hattori, Ph.D., History and Chamorro Studies
  • James Perez Viernes, Ph.D., Chamorro Studies

Planning Committee Members:

  • Michael Clement, Ph.D., Associate Professor, History
  • Mary Cruz, Ph.D., Asst. Professor, Political Science
  • Nicholas Goetzfridt, Ph.D., Professor, Micronesian Studies
  • Sharleen Santos-Bamba, Ph.D., Associate Professor, English and Chamorro Studies
  • Elyssa Santos, B.A., History
  • Jessica Urbano, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Dean's Office
  • Velma Yamashita, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Art
  • Alden Paul Cabero, Teaching Assistant, UOG History
  • Jeff Umayam, CLASS Humanities Division