Local Lodging for our maritime students

Ask for MAMA rates from these new hotels that provide, low cost, & shuttle (based on availability) to and from the airport and daily to and from MAMA. (Online booking linked below helps hotels track number of MAMA students. This helps you receive the best rates possible.)

Over 90+ courses

MAMA offers over 90+ USCG approved deck courses and engine room courses.


MAP Program

MAP assists Mariners obtain their Merchant Marine Credentials. Learn more.

Military Benefits

MAMA accepts any GI Bill! To apply for benefits, please visit this page for more info.

Affordable Courses

The courses we offer are inexpensive and affordable. See pricing on course pages.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, call us at (757) 464-6008 from Mon-Fri 7AM-4PM Eastern.

(Online booking linked below helps hotels track number of MAMA students. This helps you receive the best rates possible.)

InTown Suites  has partnered with Mid-Atlantic Maritime Academy to provide extended stay accommodations for our students at a great rate which is available at the following locations:

InTown Suites 416 S. Independence Boulevard, Virginia Beach VA 23452
InTown Suites 1520 Crossways Boulevard, Chesapeake VA 23320

Both locations are just 15 minutes from the school. Each InTown Suite offers affordable, apartment style accommodations for extended stays. Each efficiency style room comes equipped with a kitchenette, which includes a microwave, two-burner cooktop, and a full size refrigerator. Each room also features high speed Wifi, a 42” or larger HDTV, with free premium channels, and many other amenities. They also provide a guest laundry facility and weekly housekeeping services. Local lodging made easy for you…

“InTown Suites DOES NOT provide transportation to and from MAMA”

Holiday Inn Virginia Beach-Norfolk 5655 Greenwich Road Virginia Beach, VA 23462 ($69.00 – 14% tax + $1.00 occupancy fee). MAMA guests will receive a $10 voucher “daily” which may be redeemed at the restaurant (Ashley’s Bistro “Breakfast Only”). The hotel provides free transportation to and from MAMA and Norfolk International Airport, or Town Center in the evenings if needed. Also the hotel is conveniently located just two blocks from “The Tide” Light Rail (providing direct access to Downtown Norfolk). On-site amenities include, laundry service, and free Wi-Fi. Guests can book directly to MAMA’s rate by linking to the hotels website:  Holiday Inn Virginia Beach-Norfolk Hotel & Conference Center – MAMA, or by calling the hotel 757-499-4400 or 1-800 Holiday (mention the MAMA Rate). The thing about us is that…we are all about “YOU”!!

To take advantage of the MAMA special student rate please submit an email with your requested arrival and departure dates by clicking on the envelope.