Hotel and Travel Information

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Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 521-0000
Check-in:         4:00 pm
Check –out:    11:00 am


$149 Single and DoublePlus 16% State and Local TaxesAll reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card.Hotel will not hold any reservation unless secured by one of the above methods.

Reservation Cutoff:       Monday, March 25, 2019
Reservation must be received on or before 5PM on Monday, March 25, 2019
Immediately reserve your room. Room block is limited.
***Use the hotel link below to reserve your room!!
Special Note: In order to receive the discounted hotel rate, you must be registered for the conference either by the advance registration due date of February 22, 2019 or register on-site for the conference.

About the Hotel
Experience urban energy and a stylish vibe at the newly renovated Atlanta Marriott Marquis, one of the premier hotels in downtown Atlanta. Conveniently located in Peachtree Center, MARTA (Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority) access offers guests easy direct access to HarZield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, just 15 minutes away. The magnificent hotel is steps from the Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola, and close to the CNN Center, Center for Civil and Human Rights, Georgia International Convention Center, College of Football Hall of Fame, and the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

The breathtaking atrium is marked by the 50-foot color changing sail of Pulse, a cool cocktail lounge and iconic symbol of the hotel. Unique dining options include Sear, High Velocity and Starbucks. Relax in The Spa and stay fit in the 24-hour fitness center.

Conference Attire
The NABSW annual conference is a professional conference. When asending plenary sessions, workshops or institutes, business attire or African attire is appropriate. Bring a wrap, jacket or sweater since meeting rooms are often cold and beyond the control of the conference staff.

The average daily temperature in Atlanta during the month of April is 73 degrees.

Time Zone
Eastern Standard Time (EST)

Travel Information
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is 15 minutes from the Marriott Hotel.

Ground Transportation
  • Uber/Lyft will cost about $16.00 -$18.00 based on business. You can download Uber or Lyft if you don’t have the APP on your phone
  • Taxis are always available at Grounds Transportation area at the Airport (taxi cost is $32.00 for 1 person and $2.00 each person after)
  • MARTA: Take the Red or Gold Line for Marta at Airport (located in the Grounds Transportation Area) and exit at the Peachtree Center Station. Take tall escalator to Peachtree Center Food Court and there’s a skybridge that will take you directly inside of the hotel.
  • SuperShuttle Reservation (800) 258-3826 or

Hotel and Area Parking
Atlanta Marriott Marquis Valet Parking (hotel is valet parking only)

  • 0- 2 hours $20
  • 2 -3 hours $25
  • 3 - 6 hours $30
  • 6+ hours $45 (for cars) and $50 for SUVs and oversized vehicles
    Note: NABSW has a discounted rate of $27 per day
    Includes in and our privileges

Nearby Covered Self-Parking Decks

SunTrust Parking (operated by Central Parking)
303 Peachtree Center Avenue, NE (at Baker Street NW)
Atlanta, GA 30303
*Lot is ½ block north of Atlanta Marriott Marquis

  • 0 – 2 hours    $4
  • 2 – 12 hours   $17
  • 24 hours         $20

Central Parking Deck (Operated by Central Parking)
191 Peachtree Center Avenue, NE (between Andrew Young International Blvd & Ellis Street, NE)Atlanta, GA 30303

  • 0 – 1 hour $4
  • 24 hours $18
    *Lot is 2 blocks south of Atlanta Marriott Marquis

NOTE: When choosing self-parking lots nearby, please consider a covered lot vs. an uncovered lot due to chances of break-in.
(a bridge connects the Hyatt to the Marriott Marquis)

Hyatt Regency Atlanta
265 Peachtree Center Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 521-0000

Room Rate:  $149 plus local and state taxes

To make your hotel reservation, please click the Overflow Hotel button above or use this link: If you need additional assistance, please contact us at 877-803-7534.  If the group rate is no longer available, prevailing rates may be offered for some or all of your dates.