Conference Location


Washington State Convention Center
705 Pike Street
Seattle, WA 98101-2310
Phone: 206-694-5000

Hotel


Sheraton Seattle
1400 Sixth Avenue
Seattle, WA  98101
Phone: 206.621.9000
| Fax: 206.621.8441

Situated in the city's vibrant core, the Sheraton Seattle Hotel provides a gateway to the diverse sights and sounds of the Pacific Northwest. The hotel enjoys a convenient downtown location. The historic Pike Place Market, the Seattle Art Museum, the Space Needle, Experience Music Project, and a host of other exciting attractions are right nearby. Simply step out the front doors to find gourmet food, exciting entertainment, and world-class shopping.

Rate
$265.00 single/double occupancy per night, plus 15.6% tax, + $2.00 per night flat tourism fee based upon availability.

Reservations
Click Here to Reserve On-Line

Phone: 1.888.627.7056 (Identify yourself as part of the AcademyHealth block when making your reservation.)

Reservations must be made no later than Friday, May 25, 2018, to qualify for the discounted room rate. The rate is available based on a first-come, first-served basis. The cut-off date is a guideline and not a guarantee of availability. Each reservation must be guaranteed with the first night's room and tax by cash or credit card, which will be charged immediately.

Cancellations
Guests wishing to cancel their reservations should inform the hotel no later than 6:00 p.m. on the day prior to arrival date to avoid a cancellation fee of one night at the room rate, plus tax. Be sure to obtain a cancellation number.

Transportation


Airport

Seattle/Tacoma International Airport (SEA)
Travel Distance to Hotel: Approximately 25.75 km/16.0 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

Taxi – Taxi service is readily available at Sea-Tac Airport on the third floor of the parking garage, at the Colman Dock ferry terminal, at cruise ship terminals, and at all major downtown Seattle hotels and fairways.

Link Light Rail – Trains depart from the Airport Station (1/4 mile walk from the terminal) every 7–15 minutes. Exit at the Westlake Station. Visit www.soundtransit.org/Schedules/Link-light-rail for current times.

  • Fee: $3 USD one way
  • Travel Time: 43 minutes

Downtown Airporter by Shuttle Express – Downtown Airporter departs from Level 3 of the parking garage. From baggage claim, cross sky bridge 4 and go to the third floor. Shuttle Express is located in the center of the Grand Transportation Plaza. For additional information, please visit http://www.downtownairporter.com or call 855-566-3300.

  • Fee: $18 USD one way; $36 USD roundtrip.
  • Hours: 24 hours; Departures from Sea-Tac Airport and downtown Seattle are available 24 hours per day. From the airport, vehicles leave approximately every 30 minutes during peak times and reservations are not required. Reservations are required 12am - 9am.

*Consumer Alert*
We have been alerted that individuals are contacting conference attendees implying that they are the official housing vendor for AcademyHealth. AcademyHealth does not have an official housing vendor and never sells contact information for our registrants to third parties. These calls are fraudulent, please disregard these calls.

To book rooms and confirm any details related to your stay, all attendees and exhibitors traveling to the Annual Research Meeting should book with the conference hotels directly using the above housing links. Rooms booked through unofficial vendors are outside of the AcademyHealth block and not protected by any AcademyHealth contracts.

If you have questions, please contact Gennice Carter, Director, Meeting Operations at 202-292-6700.