AR2019 will take place in the beautiful the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center Hotel which is located at 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria VA 22311, just northwest of the Seminary Rd exit on I-395, five miles south of the DC line.
The venue is just a 10-minute ride from Washington National Airport (DCA) and the hotel provides a complimentary shuttle. The conference will take place within the meeting facilities on the main and lower levels. The hotel offers discounted rooms with cruelty-free bedding, spacious meeting facilities, and vegan meals. Dogs under 75 lbs are welcome!
The room rate for AR2019 attendees will be $102/night + tax (14.5% + $1) which is reduced from their standard nightly rate. At our discounted rate, two people to a room works out to about $60/night inclusive and four people to a room works out to about $30/night inclusive.
The discounted hotel room rate will be available soon. Please hold off on booking until receiving confirmation from us.
Looking to save? We offer floor accommodations in group rooms for just $25/night. Details coming soon.
The Hilton Mark Center offers $8/day parking for hotel guests or $11/day for attendees not staying at the hotel. They also offer a free shuttle to the Metro and National Airport.
The Hilton Mark Center Alexandria Hotel is located at 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria VA 22311, just northwest of the Seminary Rd exit on I-395, five miles south of the DC line.
If you’re driving, the hotel is located a couple hundred yards North of the Seminary Rd exit off I-395, just south of DC. Parking is $11 a day for attendees not staying at the hotel.
If you travel by bus from Boston, New York, or Philadelphia, consider the discount bus services. They will drop you off at a Washington Metro station, where you can take a metro train to Pentagon City Metro station (blue/yellow lines) and catch the free shuttle to the hotel.
If you travel by train, from Union Station take the Metro Red Line to Gallery Place, transfer to Yellow Line to Pentagon City, then catch the free shuttle to the hotel.
Flying into Washington National Airport (DCA) is best. It gets you a free 10-min shuttle ride to the hotel.
From Dulles International Airport (IAD), Lyft or Uber is the easiest option. The most cost-effective way is to catch a Washington Flyer bus to the West Falls Church Metro Station, take the Orange Line to Rosslyn, transfer to the Blue Line to Pentagon City, then catch the free shuttle to the hotel (1 hr, about $12).
From Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI), Lyft or Uber is the easiest option although it will be more costly. A more cost-effective option is to catch the B30 bus (pdf) outside Concourse A/B, or the International Terminal, to the Greenbelt Metro Station, take the Green Line to Gallery Place, transfer to the Yellow Line to Pentagon City, then catch the free shuttle to the hotel (2 hrs, about $8).