Atlanta, GA Hotel & Travel

The 57th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference will be held at The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel, located in the heart of downtown Atlanta; just blocks from major destinations like Turner Field and Phillips Arena, as well as the Buckhead entertainment district. Find world-class restaurants and exclusive shopping only steps from their doors, or hop on a train at the nearest MARTA stop to arrive at any point in the city in minutes.

You can share the water with marine mammals at the Georgia Aquarium, visit the New World of Coca Cola to taste over 60 Coca-Cola products from around the globe, or venture behind the scenes on an exclusive tour of the CNN Center. Join the myriad of joggers and walkers in the nearby Centennial Olympic Park, originally built for the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. It is a favorite not only of Downtown residents, but of visitors from around the world. The Park boasts a variety of free, fun-filled, family entertainment throughout the year.

The Concierge can also arrange for a city tours that include some of Atlanta’s most significant historic sites, many only a short drive away like: The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library, and the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site which are among the rich array of possibilities for history enthusiasts.

For those of you who love art – the High Museum of Art with nearly 500,000 visitors annually, has a collection of over 11,000 works of art. The exquisite works include photography, African Art, American art, folk art and European art. Underground Atlanta combines old Atlanta with contemporary world style. This five-block area is a historic site, with shopping, dining and special events for the entire family. Myriad street vendors offer face painting, magic tricks, toys and fortune telling.

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Hotel Reservations

The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel’s special conference rate is $169 a night. Hotel room rates are subject to state and local taxes, currently 16.9% (sales tax 8.9% and occupancy 8%) plus a State Hotel Assessment Fee of $5.00 per room/per night.  The special rate is being honored 3 days prior and 3 days after the Conference dates.

Reservations can be made online at BOOK MY STAY WITH THE SHERATON ATLANTA.

If you prefer to book by call, you can reach the Reservations Department at:(800) 833 – 8624 — be sure to mention you are attending the 57th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference to receive our special conference rate.

Reservations must be made by September 25, 2018.

The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel check-in time is 4:00 pm and check-out time is 11:00 am. Attendee reservation must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a valid major credit card. The Hotel will not hold any reservations unless secured by one of the above methods. Cancellation of individual reservations must be made up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
165 Courtland St NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

If you have any questions or issues, please contact Rosalie Polanco, Events Planning and Coordination at rpolanco@councilforeconed.org or 212.730.7186


Transportation

1. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)
Travel Distance: Approximately 12.87 km/8.0 miles

TAXI Fee: $30 USD; Flat fee
Rapid Taxi: (404) 222-9888
Checker Cab: (404) 351-1111
Atlanta Lenox: (404) 872-2600

2. Peachtree-Dekalb Airport (PDK)
Travel Distance: Approximately 17.7 km/11.0 miles
Yellow Cab Fee: $20 USD

MARTA (Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority)

Fee: 2.50 USD; Each way
Monday – Friday: 4:45 AM – 1:00 AM
Saturday – Sunday: 6:00 AM – 1:00 AM
Travel Time: 20 minutes

The hotel is closest to the Peachtree Center Station, Stop #N1. Guests should take the north exit and turn left onto Andrew Young International Boulevard. The hotel is two blocks ahead on the right.

Please note that after 7pm, only the Yellow Line is available to connect into downtown.

Parking
The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel offers the following parking rates:
Self-Parking: $25 per Day

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