Washington State Convention & Trade Center
800 Convention Place
Seattle, WA 98101
Phone: 206.694.5000, Fax: 206.694.5399
WSCTC is wheelchair accessible. There is a convenient turn-out location
at Pike and Convention Place. While all Convention Center entrances are
flat, there is an automatic door located at Pike and 8th Streets.
here for a map of downtown Seattle.
Discounted rooms have been secured at the following three hotels in downtown
Outside U.S./Canada: 1.206.447.5555
|Sheraton Seattle Hotel & Towers
|1400 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
At Pike Street, one block from the Washington State Convention & Trade
|Elliott Grand Hyatt Seattle
|721 Pine Street, Seattle, WA 98101
Outside U.S./Canada: 1.206.774.1234
Between 7th & 8th Avenues, one block from the Washington State Convention
& Trade Center.
Outside U.S./Canada: 1.206.264.6000
|1112 Fourth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
At Seneca Street, four blocks from the Washington State Convention &
When making reservations, let the hotel know that you will be attending
Real Conference 2001 to get these special rates. A limited number of rooms
are available. Reservations should be made no later than August 31. Reservations
made after August 31 will be subject to rate increases.
Receive discounted fares to Seattle by contacting Departures Unlimited.
Indicate that you are registered for Real Conference 2001.
Toll Free: 866.484.3995
Outside U.S./Canada: 303.771.0444
If you would prefer to make your own arrangements, you may contact United
Airlines Reservations meeting desk directly at 800.521.4041 and refer
to tour code #556VR to receive the Real Conference discount.
Discounted rates for car rentals are also available through Departures
Unlimited or by contacting National Car Rental at 800.CAR.RENT (227.7368)
and and refer to contract ID #6800831.
From The Airport
Reservations: Required 1-2 days in advance.
Approximate duration of trip: 30 minutes.
Fees: $25-$30 VISA, MC, AMEX.
Approximate duration of trip: 20-30 minutes.
Fees: $30 approximately VISA, MC, AMEX.
Airport Express by Gray Line departs from the airport twice an hour and
stops at most major downtown hotels including the Sheraton.
Fee: $8.50 one way, $14 round trip.
Phone: 800.426.7505, Outside U.S./Canada: 206.626.6088
For more information on transportation from the airport, go to: http://www.portseattle.org/seatac/transport/default.htm
Main Parking Facility
Entrance: 8th Avenue between Seneca and Pike Streets.
Hours of Operation: Seven days a week, 5:00ammidnight.
Fees: $4/1hour, $11/8-12 hours, paid at the time of exit.
Freeway Park Garage
Entrance: 1300 Hubbell Place (between Seneca and Pike Streets).
Pedestrian walkway connects to the Convention Center.
Hours of Operation: Weekdays, 6:00am9:00pm.
Fees: $3/1hour, $10/8-12 hours, paid at time of exit.
Local Visitor Information
Seattle-King County Convention and Visitors Bureau
Highs: 69°F-59°F. Lows: 51°F-45°F.
Precipitation: 2-3 inches. When it DOES rain in Seattle, it seldom pours.
The Seattle rain is usually passing showers or a gentle mist, moderate
like the climate itself. In other words, bring an umbrella.
Recording devices and cameras, including still or videos, are prohibited.