THIS EVENT HAS ALREADY TAKEN PLACE AND REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
THE PRESENTATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE (YOU WILL NEED TO BE LOGGED IN)

HOTEL AND TRAVEL INFORMATION

Sheraton Hotel Atlanta
Visa
Travel

Located in the heart of downtown Atlanta and in walking distance to some of Atlanta’s best attractions, shopping and restaurants, the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel offers a vibrant yet tranquil stay for business and leisurely travelers alike.  Newly renovated, the hotel offers guests a modern and sophisticated stay with inspiring customer service.

Hotel

Room rates Excluding Breakfast:

Single Room : €160/$200

Double Room: €160/$200

Room Rates Including Breakfast:

Single Room: €175/$220

Double Room: €190/$240

Rates are per room per night, including, VAT, sales tax, internet and fitness centre/swimming pool access,. These rates apply from 3 days pre and post conference dates, subject to availability of rooms at the time of reservation. Any room booking made prior and/or after these listed dates will be charged at a different rate

The rates listed are only valid for reservations made through ICMA. Higher rates may apply if booked directly with the hotel. Hotel requirements are to be applied for on the online registration form by the official registration deadline. ICMA will arrange your booking and confirmation of this booking will be sent shortly before the date of the event. ICMA will not be responsible for any rooms booked directly with the hotel by the participant. Please read the hotel cancellation and payment policies on the online registration form carefully.

Hotel address:

Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
165 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta GA 30303
United States of America
Tel. +1 404.659.6500
Fax. +1 404.524.1259

Website: www.sheratonatlantahotel.com

Hotel Reservation – Method of Payment

  • Upon registration, ICMA will guarantee your room reservation with the hotel. For this purpose, ICMA requires a credit card guarantee by each individual participant. Without this, the hotel room cannot be held.
  • Settlement of final charges is to be made directly to the hotel by each individual upon checkout.

Hotel Reservation – Cancellation

  • Individual cancellations will be accepted until 2 March 2012. Any room cancellation received after this date or No Show will be charged with the original booking to the credit card used as guarantee.
  • If you wish to cancel or change your hotel reservation, please contact ICMA Head Office.

Visa

visa stamp.jpgSome people might need a visa to visit the United States.  Please contact your nearest American embassy, high commission or consulate to find out if you need a visa.

Click here for contact details of some of the American Embassies in the world.

If you need any assistance in requiring a visa to enter United States, or if you need an official invitation from ICMA Head Office please send the following information to Shay Klomp Bueters at s.klompbueters@icmaonline.org:

  • Full Name as mentioned in passport
  • Arrival date in Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Departure date from Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Passport no.
  • Date of birth

Once we have
received this information we will make sure that you will receive an
invitation letter from ICMA Head Office as evidence to substantiate the
purpose of your journey.

Travel

Taxi
The hotel is located only 11 miles from the Atlanta Airport and will cost approximately $30 one way, not including tip. Depending on time of day and traffic the drive takes approximately 20 minutes.

Public Transportation – MARTA
The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel is only 2 blocks away from the nearest public transportation stop. The total trip time from the Atlanta Airport to the hotel is approximately 25 minutes.  A one way trip costs $2.00 and the fare must be purchased and loaded onto a Breeze Card at a Breeze Vending Machine located in all rail stations and at the airport. Tap your Breeze Card on the Blue target to pay your fare. Once your card has been read, you will have access to the system. When you exit at your destination, you must tap your card on the Blue target again.

The hotel is located at Peachtree Center Station, stop #N1. You will want to take the Red Line train going North until the 8th stop. Once you exit your train, you want to proceed to the escalators on the north end of the train station.(if you travel south, go left. If you travel north go right). Once through the exit gates, go to the long escalator to your right. Follow to the street level. Once on the street level, go left toward the Hard Rock Café. Turn left at the Hard Rock Cafe, that will be Andrew Young International Boulevard. Walk 2 blocks and the hotel will be on the right at the intersection of International Boulevard and Courtland Street. To view a map of the area and the train schedule click here.

For more public transportation details you may obtain information at the MARTA website.

Parking
The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel charges the following for parking:

  • 0-3 hours $14.00
  • 4-8 hours $18.00
  • 9-overnight $22.00