2012 Students for Life of America National Conference Hotels and Directions

Conference Location

Bethesa North Marriott
5701 Marinelli Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20852
Pone: 301-822-9200

SFLA will reserve a small block of rooms set aside at the 2012 conference location, the Bethesda North Marriott, at discounted rate of $109 per night per room for Saturday, 1/21/12, and Sunday, 1/22/12.  To book a room at the Bethesda Marriott, please call: 1-800-859-8003 and mention the ‘Students for Life of America Conference’. There is a special discount for this conference, and you will need to call to see exactly the cost per room.

In addition, the area surrounding the hotel is very safe and other hotels are located nearby.

Getting to the Conference

The subway system, called Metro, is very safe, cheap, and the White Flint Metro Station is a short walk from the conference location.  Click here for a subway map.

Free parking will be available at the conference location on Sunday 1/22/12.

Click here for directions from Washington, D.C. airports to the conference location.


Other Hotels in the Washington, D.C. Area

Below is listing of hotels and retreat centers in the Washington, D.C. area to help you and your group plan your trip to the SFLA National Conference and March for Life. Your best prices for a hotel will likely come from kayak.com,orbitz.com or priceline.com.

For a less expensive option, you may also want to consider contacting local parishes, churches, or school alumni in the Washington, D.C. area.

These hotels are within 6 miles of Conference Location:

Hyatt Regency Bethesda
One Bethesda Metro Center (7400 Wisconsin Ave.)
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
301-657-1234

Doubletree Hotel Bethesda
8120 Wisconsin Ave.
Bethesda, MD 20814
301-652-2000

Best Western Rockville Hotel & Suites
1251 West Montgomery Ave.
Rockville, MD 20850
301-424-4940

Hilton Garden Inn Rockville
14975 Shady Grove Rd.
Rockville, MD, US 20850
240-507-1800

Red Roof Inn Washington DC—Rockville
16001 Shady Grove Rd.
Rockville, MD 20850
301-987-0965

Sleep Inn Shady Grove
2 Research Ct.
Rockville, MD 20850
301-948-8000

Further out, but a less expensive option is the Retreat Hous(Only for Women)
Centro Maria (1 block from the National Basilica)
650 Jackson Street, NE
Washington, DC 20017
(202) 635-1697
Rate: $60 per night — $300 per week
Call for information – 12 spaces available
CONTACT: Sister Clara

Generally, safe parts of Washington, D.C. are in the suburbs (Maryland and Virgina) and Northwest D.C.  Feel free to contact the SFLA staff to ask if the hotel you have found is in a safe neighborhood.