Accommodations & Travel
Important Hotel Information
The conference headquarters hotel, the Sheraton Seattle, is now sold out. NBIA has reserved a block of rooms at the Westin Seattle for conference delegates who have not yet made hotel arrangements.
Located just three blocks from the conference hotel, The Westin Seattle is close to downtown shopping, attractions, dining and the vibrant theater district. NBIA has arranged a special group rate at the Westin of $185 for a single or double room. This rate is available only through March 14 and space is filling up quickly, so make your reservations now by calling (888) 627-8513 or online at www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGroupsWeb/res?id=0703019283&key=71C94 .
The Westin Seattle
1900 5th Avenue
Seattle, Washington 98101
Phone (206) 728-1000 • Fax (206) 728-2259
Conference headquarters are in downtown Seattle at:
Sheraton Seattle Hotel
1400 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
Phone: (206) 621-9000
All conference-related activities – including registration, the NBIA Expo, all keynote addresses, all sessions and workshops, and tour bus loading – will take place at the Sheraton.
Transportation to Seattle
The following airlines offer domestic and international flights into the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA): Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, America West Airlines, American Airlines, Asiana Airlines, British Airways, Charter Airlines, China Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Airlines, EVA Air, Frontier Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Horizon Air, JetBlue Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Korean Air, Northwest Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, United Airlines and US Airways. For more information about the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, visit www.portseattle.org/seatac/.
Getting to Downtown Seattle From the Airport
Shuttle: The Gray Line of Seattle Shuttle Service runs from the airport to several major downtown hotels, including the Sheraton. Service is provided from 5:30 a.m. until 11 p.m.: shuttles leave the airport every 30 minutes on the hour and half-hour. Tickets cost $10.25 one way or $17 roundtrip. For more information, go to www.graylineofseattle.com
Taxi: Travel from the airport to the hotel by taxi takes approximately 30-35 minutes and costs approximately $32.