GWA Annual Conference & Expo | Hotel & Transportation



Rates and Availability

Special conference rates at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel are available to GWA Conference attendees:

  • Traditional $145 single/double
  • Garden View $160 single/double
  • Club Level $175 single/double

These rates are available (subject to availability) from September 14-21, 2016. The cut-off date for making reservations is September 1, 2016. However, we encourage you to make your reservations early as the room block is limited and will sell out!


Conference registration does not include lodging. All attendees are responsible for making their own travel arrangements. Reservations may be made online by clicking here to visit the GWA hotel reservations page, or calling the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel at 1-800-833-8624. If making reservations by telephone, please ask for the “Garden Writers Association” group rate to receive the discounted room rate.

About the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel

Our conference hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Atlanta with easy access to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and to interstates I-20, I-75, and I-85. The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel is also near Atlanta’s major attractions, including the Georgia Aquarium, Centennial Olympic Park, World of Coca-Cola, Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Center, Philips Arena, and Turner Field. Public transportation is easily accessible as well.

Hotel Directions & Contact Information

Sheraton Atlanta Hotel 165 Courtland Street, NE Atlanta, Georgia 30303


Air Travel

Delta Air Lines is offering special discounted* airfares for GWA Conference attendees traveling between the US and Atlanta (ATL). Discounts vary, depending on the class of ticket purchased, up to 10% off the fare.

*Please note the following:

  • Not all fare codes are eligible for a discount; fare rules determine eligibility
  • Discounts vary, depending on the class of ticket purchased, and apply to round trip travel only.
  • Not valid with other discounts, certificates, coupons or promotional offers.
  • Name changes on the ticket are permitted at $200 USD/$200 CAD on select fares.

To take advantage of these Travel Discounts for flights to and from ATL airport:

  • Visit the web site and click the Advanced Search link
    • Complete the required fields, and enter meeting code “NMM28

You may also call Delta Meeting Network® Reservations at 1.800.328.1111. (Please use the same phone number to make changes to an existing Delta Meetings Network reservation.)

  • On the Search Results page, verify the discount is applied. (reminder: not all fare codes are eligible).
  • For detailed instructions on how to use the Delta Discount Code, click here.


Car Rental

Kellen, GWA management company, has negotiated a corporate discount program with Avis car rental, which we are able to pass on to all Conference attendees. Enjoy great low rates, discounts and more!  For reservations, please visit

When making your reservation, please note:

Company Name: Kellen Company
Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) Number: Q031767





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