INFORMATION ON 2014 DCA CONFERENCE HOTEL & OTHER ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS


1. 2014 DCA Conference Hotel 1 (+/- 4miles from conference venue)
Hilton Atlanta/Marietta

We have received a special SPSU conference attendee price of $119/night (plus taxes). This rate includes a hearty full breakfast, internet, and free courtesy shuttle service to and from the University Conference Venue. No shuttle service is provided to or from Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson International Airport but rental cars at the airport are very reasonable.

Sold Out at Conference Rate

All conference attendees must handle lodging arrangements directly with the hotel.  Mention the “DCA Conference at Southern Polytechnic” when calling for reservations to get the SPSU rate.

To book you room use this custom link prepared for the DCA Conference
http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/A/ATLMAHF-DCAC-20140930/index.jhtml

Hotel Address:
Hilton Atlanta/Marietta Hotel & Conference Center
500 Powder Springs St, Marietta, GA 30064
www.mariettaatlantaconferencecenter.com
(770) 427-2500

Hotel Exterior
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2. 2014 DCA Conference Hotel Recommendation 2
Radission Hotel Atlanta NW 
(less than a mile from conference venue across from Hampton Inn)
1775 Parkway Place SE, Marietta, GA, 30067
Ph: 866-460-7456

BOOKING LINK:
http://www.radisson.com/marietta-hotel-ga-30067/usaanga


Other Hotels Near Conference Venue

Over a dozen other hotels are within a few miles of SPSU
https://www.google.com/hotels/?gl=US&cu_link=1#search;l=Marietta,+Georgia;q=hotels+30064;d=2014-02-09;n=1;h=3673754507312709172;ph=0;si=70687b97;av=m

Two examples:
Drury Inn & Suites Northwest - Atlanta
1170 Powers Ferry Pl, Marietta, GA 30067
Drury Inns, Inc.
www.druryhotels.com
(770) 612-0900

Holiday Inn Express Marietta - Atlanta Northwest
1250 Franklin Rd SE, Marietta, GA 30067
InterContinental
www.ihg.com
(770) 989-0071

Check the Internet for amenities and reviews.

Examples of Budget Hotels within 2 miles

Ramada Limited Marietta Southeast https://maps.gstatic.com/intl/en_us/mapfiles/transparent.png
630 Franklin Rd SE, Marietta, GA ‎
(770) 919-7878 ‎ · ramada.com
3 reviews ·
high speed wireless internet · air force · force base ·continental breakfast · conference center
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Area Attractions

  • Marietta Square, http://mariettasquare.com/, 1mile
  • City Club Marietta golf course,http://www.cityclubmarietta.com/, Hilton Atlanta Marietta
  • Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park,http://www.nps.gov/kemo/index.htm, 1mile
  • Gone With the Wind Museum,http://www.mariettaga.gov/gwtw/, 1mile
  • Six Flags White Water Atlanta,http://www.sixflags.com/whiteWater/index.aspx, 5 miles
  • Centennial Olympic Park,http://www.centennialpark.com/, 15 miles
  • Georgia Aquarium,http://www.georgiaaquarium.org/, 15 miles
  • The Avenue - West Cobb,http://westcobb.shoptheavenue.com/, 3 miles
  • The Strand Theatre,http://www.earlsmithstrand.org/, 1mile
  • The King Center, http://www.thekingcenter.org/, 15 miles
  • Phillips Arena,http://www.philipsarena.com/Content/Default.aspx, 15 miles
  • Tramore Park,http://www.cityofpowdersprings.org/index.aspx?NID=192, 3 miles
  • IceForum, http://www.iceforum.com/, 7 miles
  • East Cobb Complex,http://www.eastcobbbaseball.com/, 3 miles
  • Westside Shopping Center,http://www.westsidepavilion.com/, 6 miles
  • McCollum Field,http://dot.cobbcountyga.gov/mccollum.htm, 7 miles
  • Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre,http://www.cobbenergycentre.com/, 6 miles
  • Marietta Museum of History,http://mariettahistory.org/, 3 miles
  • Six Flags Over Georgia,http://www.sixflags.com/overGeorgia/index.aspx, 22 miles
  • The Georgia Dome, http://www.gadome.com/, 15 miles

Directions to Hotel from Airport:

Hotel is 27 miles north of the Airport. Take I-85 North from Airport. In approx. 6 miles, I-85 North merges with I-75 North. Continue 21 miles north on I-75 North to Marietta and exit at Exit # 263 / Southern Polytechnic State University. Go west on South Marietta Parkway for 3.3miles (will pass Southern Polytechnic on left) and turn left on Powder Spring St SW. The Hilton Atlanta / Marietta Hotel & Conference Center is on right after .3mile.

Direction rom Hotel to SPSU :

Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU) is about two miles east of Conference Hotel. Headnorth on Powder Springs St SW toward Cemetary St. After .3 mile turn right on South Marietta Parkway SE. The University Entrance will be on the right after 1.8 mile.

SPSU is in the city of Marietta, 15 miles north of Downtown Atlanta on I-75.