Travel & Lodging


Hotel Accommodations:

Click here to make your hotel reservation online. If you prefer to make your hotel reservation by phone, call 404-521-0000 and be sure to mention “AMI 2016 Annual Meeting” in order to receive the discounted rate. Rate cannot be guaranteed after the room block is full.

A hotel confirmation number will be sent from the hotel once you make your reservation. STUDENT ROOMS ARE NOW SOLD OUT.

 

Atlanta Marriott Marquis

265 Peachtree Center Avenue

Atlanta, GA 30303

Atlanta Marriott Marquis

Guest Rooms

Deluxe Single/Double                     $164.00

Student Rate                                     $119.00

  • 42″ LCD Flat Screen
  • Ergonomic Chairs
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in Guestrooms
  • Work Station

Getting to and Around Atlanta

Area Airport

  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport – ATL
    Airport Phone: +1 800 897 1910
    Hotel Direction: 12 miles N
    Visit ATL airport website
    Driving directions
    These hotel website directions offer both land and air options by entering departure and arrival locations

Transportation

  • Shared-Ride Shuttles
    Shared-ride shuttle services are available at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) during flight operating hours. These shuttles provide transportation service to hotels, convention centers, businesses, and residences.
    Local Shared-Ride shuttles provide service to cities located inside the metropolitan area, while Regional Shared-Ride shuttles service locations outside the Atlanta metro area. Local Shared-Ride shuttles run approximately 15 minutes apart, while Regional Shared-Ride shuttles depart every 30 minutes to an hour.
    Most shared-ride shuttles pick up on the Green Bus Aisle, which is located outside in the Ground Transportation Center between the Domestic North and South Terminals. We recommend that you contact the company directly to make reservations or for inquiries.
  • AMTRAK
    Amtrak is located at 1688 Peachtree N.W., Atlanta, GA 30309. Phone number: (800) 872-7245
    For door-to-door services to Amtrak, call A-National Management Services at (404) 941-3440 or (404) 941-3441 to schedule reservations.
  • SuperShuttle Atlanta
    Airport Shuttle Shared-ride Van Service provides transportation services to and from the Central Business District: DOWNTOWN, MIDTOWN, BUCKHEAD.

    • Shuttles leave every 15 minutes from the airport
    • $16.50 per person
    • ATL Reservations: (800) 258-3826
    • TDD Reservations: (877) 215-9262
    • Customer Care: (888) 888-6025
    • Online Booking: http://groups.supershuttle.com/ami2016.html
  • Taxi
    • A one way taxi ride from the airport to the hotel will cost approximately $30.00-$32.00
  • Other Transportation Information
    • Bus Station: MARTA bus station – 6 miles NE of hotel
    • Subway Station: Peachtree Center MARTA station – 0.1 miles W of hotel
    • Train Station: Civic Center (N2) MARTA rail station – 0.4 miles N of hotel
    • Car Rentals: Hertz – 202 Courtland Street, Atlanta, GA 30303
  • Hotel Parking
    • Valet parking, fee: $35.00 daily
    • Off-site parking, fee: $4.00 hourly, $20.00 daily
    • Valet hourly rates up to 6 hours then daily rates apply / $40.00 per day. No buses/RVs/duallies permitted

Hotel Dining Options

For a listing of hotel dining options, click here.

 

Atlanta Attractions

Food – Atlanta has an extremely diverse and robust food culture. While there are many unique and interesting restaurants in the area, here are some of the more famous ones:

 

The Varsity

61 North Avenue NW, Atlanta, GA 30308

A historic landmark in Atlanta, the Varsity is famous for its burgers, hot dogs and other American classics.

 

Manuel’s Tavern

602 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307

A popular pup in Atlanta, this bar has a large menu and great atmosphere

 

Atlanta Food Truck Park and Market

1850 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

Built in a rehabilitated hotel site, this park has over a dozen food trucks available for people to enjoy. There is plenty of seating and greenspace.

 

Der Biergarten

300 Marietta St, Atlanta, GA 30313

Der Biergarten features an authentic German menu and a great variety of German beers.

 

Mary Mac’s Tea Room

224 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

This Atlanta landmark serves up great southern soul food and is considered to be “Atlanta’s Dining Room”

 

The Vortex Bar & Grill

878 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

With a vast selection of burgers and beer, this place is known for it’s Rock’n’Roll vibe. This venue is 21 and over only.

 

Ray’s in the City

240 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303

Ray’s in the City is one of Atlanta’s Premier Seafood Restaurants and features live music every Thursday through Saturday evening.

 

 

Nightlife

The Masquerade

695 North Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

This alternative mid-sized music venue has 3 main areas: Heaven (concert hall), Hell (DJ dance party) & Purgatory (a game room).

 

 

The Tabernacle

152 Luckie St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303

Built in a renovated church, the Tabernacle is a mid-sized music venue famous for its magnificent décor and intimate feel.

 

Variety Playhouse

1099 Euclid Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307

This converted movie theater in Little Five Points now serves as an intimate concert hall featuring a variety of popular acts.

 

SkyLounge

110 Marietta St, Atlanta, GA 30303

This rooftop bar features a contemporary design with a sophisticated feel.

 

Laughing Skull Lounge

878 Peachtree Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30309

This intimate comedy club in Little Five Points sits in the back of the Vortex’s original location.

 

Apache Café

64 3rd St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308             A Jazz and art club in Atlanta with open mic nights and simple soul food.

 

Drunken Unicorn

736 Ponce De Leon Ave, Atlanta, GA 30306             This is a mid-sized live music venue in Atlanta that caters to all music styles.

 

Entertainment

World of Coca-Cola

121 Baker St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

A museum on the history of the soft drink

 

Georgia Aquarium

225 Baker St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

The largest aquarium in the western hemisphere, the Georgia Aquarium is home to over 500 species of marine life, including whale sharks, beluga whales and penguins.

Visit the Georgia Aquarium with a special AMI discount!  More info here:  www.georgiaaquarium.org/ncsc

Children’s Museum of Atlanta

275 Centennial Olympic Park Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

This children’s museum is a great place for children 0-8 to learn, explore and play.

 

Center for Civil and Human Rights

100 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

The Center for Civil and Human Rights features historical narratives of the civil rights movement and connects it with global human rights today.

 

The High Museum of Art

1280 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

The High Museum of Art features a collection of classical and contemporary art and is currently the leading art museum in the southeastern united states

 

Zoo Atlanta

800 Cherokee Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30315

Zoo Atlanta is a large wildlife and zoological park featuring giant pandas, an exquisite reptile house and many more.

 

Atlanta Botanical Gardens

1345 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

With over 30 acres of gardens, the Atlanta Botanical Gardens is one of the premier botanical gardens in the southeast. It features a canopy walk, an orchid garden and is the site of the amphibian ark, a conservation effort aimed at saving the frogs of central America.

 

The Fox Theatre

660 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

The Fox Theatre once was a movie theatre with Moorish design, it is now a large performing arts venue and home to the Atlanta Ballet

 

Turner Field – Atlanta Braves Baseball

755 Hank Aaron Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30315

Home of the Atlanta Braves, this baseball stadium was once the home of Hank Aaron and features some displays on the history of baseball.

 

Centennial Olympic Park

265 Park Ave W NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

This is a great outdoor park for jogging, walking, or just hanging out. There is an Olympic ring fountain that is great for kids.

 

Atlanta Shakespeare Playhouse and Tavern

499 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

This fantastic venue features a dinner and a show event. The tavern offers great food and drink while classic Shakespeare plays are performed live onstage.

 

Your Dekalb Farmers Market

3000 E Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030

This international food market and cafeteria is well worth the trek. It is an extremely large market with a huge diversity of cultural staples.

 

Shopping

 

Atlantic Station

1380 Atlantic Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30363

Atlantic Station has a large amount of chain stores available for great shopping.

 

Junkman’s Daughter & Little Five Points

464 Moreland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307

Junkman’s Daughter is an eclectic store located in Little Five Points, in the northeastern section of Atlanta.

 

Mall at Peachtree Center

231 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

An indoor shopping mall near the conference site, the Mall at Peachtree Center is a great place for shopping and exploring.

 

Underground Atlanta

50 Central Ave SW #007, Atlanta, GA 30303

Home to several stores, restaurants and bars, Underground Atlanta is one of the more unique locations of the Atlanta area.