your colleagues at the Atlanta Hilton for Evaluation 2004!
headquarters hotel for Evaluation 2004 is the Hilton Atlanta, at 255
Courtland Street NE. Located in the heart of Atlanta, the Hilton offers
southern hospitality at its best including the first 4-star hotel in the
downtown area. You'll also find a
full-service Fitness Center perfect for workouts away from home, with
tennis courts, jogging track, swimming pool, basketball court, fitness
equipment, and locker rooms. All conference sessions workshops will be held at
the Hilton. In most years, the headquarters hotel for the conference has
filled quite early, with room choices becoming increasingly limited as the
conference nears. We encourage you to make reservations early. The
discounted AEA rates start at USD 179 for a single, plus USD 25 for a double.
Reservations require a one night deposit that is refundable up to 7 days
prior to the first day of your reservation. To make reservations call
877-667-7210 toll-free from the US or Canada or 404-221-6300 from all
other countries. Be sure to identify yourself as with the American
Reservations, at the conference rate, may now be made online at the Hilton
via the following link: http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/private_groups/atlah_evc/index.jhtml
are a number of ways to get to and from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta
International Airport. Located just 10 miles south of downtown Atlanta,
Hartsfield-Jackson Airport is accessible via local Metropolitan Atlanta
Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) trains and buses, downtown and suburban
shuttles and interstate highways. The Hartsfield
Intl. Airport's Ground Transportation
Center is located near baggage claim, which can be accessed by exiting
through the corridors of the North or South West End (W1 or W2) of the
airport. The Ground Transportation Center (GTC) houses all Ground
Transportation Services including buses, taxis, shuttles (shared-ride, car
rental, off-site airport parking), limousines/sedans and City
services are available for persons with disabilities.
typical minimum charge is USD 16.00
(Bus Service, Subway/Rail,) typical minimum charge is USD 1.75
typical minimum charge is USD 25.00
typical minimum charge is USD 45.00
Atlanta does not have it's own shuttle service. The Atlanta Link will take you to
and from the hotel for USD 16.00 one-way, and USD 28.00
round trip. The shuttle operates from 6:00AM to12:00AM, 7 days a
week. Reservations are not required. Tickets can be bought
online, or at the airport's Ground Transportation Center. They can
also be purchased, cash only, from the shuttle's driver. The Hilton does
not sell Link tickets. For more information on ticketing, and shuttle
departure times visit the Atlanta Link website: www.theatlantalink.com,
on the link below for a printable coupon for the Atlanta Link.
The coupon is good for one dollar off your Shuttle ticket price, and
is valid from October 30 to November 7.
It can only be used at the ticketing
counter and cannot be used for online reservations. The
Atlanta Link Coupon.
Atlanta's Rapid Transit Authority can also get
you to the Hilton Atlanta.
The Airport Station is attached to the airport,
right off baggage claim. One way fares are only USD 1.75, and
within 20 minutes, you can be downtown. If, like 75% of Hartsfield-Jackson
travelers, you are flying DELTA, MARTA also offers e-Ticket check-in at
their station, and has a RideStore in the station if you have questions.
and Limousines: Taxis and limousines can be obtained at the
Transportation Center. More information on Taxi and Limousine services can
be found at the airport's Ground Transportation Center website. The
link is provided for you at the bottom of this page.
from the airport to the hotel is 12 miles, and the driving time is
approximately 12 minutes. The Daily Parking Charge at the Hilton is USD
12.00 and, the Valet Parking Charge is USD 14.00. If you
are driving in on a daily basis, you could also consider parking at one of
the MARTA stations and taking public transportation into the hotel.
More information on this can be found on the MARTA website. The link
is provided for you at the bottom of the page.
at 249A (Courtland Street). This is a one way street and the hotel is
one block ahead on your left.
Traveling 75/85 North:
Exit at 249B (Peachtree Street). At first light, turn right on
Peachtree Street. Next light, turn left on Ralph McGill Blvd. Next
light, right on Courtland Street. The hotel is one block on your left.
Traveling from East/West I-20:
Take 75/85 North and follow directions for 75/85 North.
From GA 400:
Follow GA 400 South to I-85 South. Follow 85 south and take exit
249A (Courtland St). This is a one way street and the hotel is one
block ahead on the left.
you would like more travel information, you might find these sites to be of use:
Intl. Airport Ground Transportation Center:
We will NOT be contracting with an airline this year for group discounts.