Denver Hote and Travel l Information

Denver Marriott City Center
1701 California St.
Denver, Colorado 80202
Tel: (303) 297-1300 - Fax (303) 298-7474
Toll Free: 800-444-2206

The conference rate is $155.00 per night (single or double). To obtain this rate, simply mention the Society for American Music and make your reservation by February 18, 2009.

Soaring over the Mile High City, this downtown Denver hotel takes service and sophistication to spectacular new heights. The Denver Marriott City Center is a beautiful hotel in downtown Denver, Colorado, offering panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains and the city skyline. Located in the heart of the Mile High City, this Denver luxury hotel is situated in close proximity to the business, shopping, and entertainment districts, as well as top attractions, including the Denver Art Museum and the Colorado History Museum.

Hotel Highlights

  • This hotel has a smoke-free policy
  • Downtown Denver hotel is situated in the heart of the Mile High City offering spectacular views.
  • The hotel features a in-door pool on the second floor with hot tub and steam room.

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  • Valet parking, fee: 27 USD daily
  • Off-site parking; contact hotel for details
  • 0 to 1 Hour $10.00, 1 to 6 Hours $15.00, 6+ Hours $21.00, Overnight $27.00 (weekday and weekend)

Travel to Denver

Area Airports

Denver - DEN

  • Hotel direction: 26 miles SW
  • Driving Directions: Take I-70 West to I-25. Take I-25 South exit 20th Street. Turn left onto 20th Street into downtown. Turn right on Arapahoe Street, turn left on 19th Street. Go four blocks to California. Turn right on California. Hotel entrance is the first right after 18th Street. //

    This hotel does not provide shuttle service. To get to the Marriott from Denver International Airport, your options are as follows:

    Super Shuttle: Super Shuttle is available at the airport for $46 roundtrip. Super Shuttle has a counter in the center of the airport when you come up the escalator from the train. You can also book ahead at their website.

    Public Transportation: Very good and regular public transportation (RTD) is available from DIA to the downtown area for $18 roundtrip (advance purchase). RTD has a counter in the center of the airport when you come up the escalator from the train.

    To catch the bus from DIA:  From the baggage claim on either side of the airport, go outside to island 5. You will want to take the AF Skyride. If you are not able to purchase an advance roundtrip ticket, the fare is $10 (exact change only). To check the schedule, go to , click on Schedules, click on SkyRide, and click on AF. You will want to look at the schedule from DIA to Market Street Station. 

    The Free Mall Ride from Market Street Station to the City Center Marriott : The free ride runs every minute from Market Street Station on 16th Street to California Street. The City Center Marriott is two blocks north of this intersection, an easy walk. (Note: North is not straight up on this map!)

  • Estimated taxi fare: 40.00  USD  (one way)

Other Transportation

Bus Station

  • Greyhound Bus Station  (0.5 miles W)

Train Station

  • Amtrak- Union Station   (1 miles W)

For additional information, contact Mariana Whitmer at the Society for American Music.