Hotel & Travel

The Gaylord National Hotel is very close to selling out. If you are not able to get a room, alternative hotels are listed below.


The official conference hotel for Dscoop7 is the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center. Book your hotel room by February 17, 2012 and receive the special negotiated Dscoop rate of $199 for a single or double room, plus tax and resort fees.

Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745
Phone: 301.965.2000 

Area hotels that are within walking distance from the Gaylord National are available. See map below for a quick reference on their locations.

The Westin Washington National Harbor
171 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745
Phone: 301.567.3999

Aloft Washington National Harbor
156 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745
Phone: 301.749.9000

Hampton Inn & Suites National Harbor/Alexandria Area
250 Waterfront Street
Oxon Hill, MD 20745
Phone: 301.567.3531

Residence Inn National Harbor
192 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745
Phone: 301.749.4755



If you're flying, you will most likely arrive through one of the three area airports: Washington Reagan National Airport, Dulles International or Baltimore-Washington Airport. Gaylord National is a 15-minute drive from Reagan National Airport and a 45-minute drive from Dulles and Baltimore Washington International Airports. Transportation services are available from the airport to the hotel.

If you're driving, review the driving directions to the Gaylord National Hotel before you leave.

Washington D.C. Activities for Companions

While you attend educational sessions, your companion or family can enjoy the Washington, D.C. area attractions. Gaylord National is located near the heart of our nation's capital and near dozens of local attractions, including the White House, Monument Circle, Arlington National Cemetery and the National Harbor. Most attractions are located within several minutes from Gaylord National, and their staff is happy to assist with directions and transportation needs.

Visit the Tours page and Family Activities page for more information on the D.C. area attractions and activities for your companions or families.

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