Hotel and Travel

All educational activities will take place at:

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
999 Ninth St, NW
Washington DC, 20001
Hotel Phone: +1-202-898-9000
Fax: +1-202-289-0947

About the Hotel

Seamlessly blending style, functionality, and comfort, the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel welcomes you to the heart of the city with impeccable amenities and refined luxury. You're just moments from some of the most famous things to do and experience in the Nation's Capital, including Chinatown, the White House, the National Portrait Gallery, and much more. Settle in to your newly renovated room or suite, and enjoy perks like plush pillowtop mattresses, flat-screen TVs, and a well-lit desk. Stay healthy and focused with a visit to their fitness center, or enjoy a range of delicious dining options at their on-site restaurants and lounges.

Hotel Accommodations

The SAHM room block at the Renaissance Hotel is currently sold out. SAHM has negotiated a discounted rate of $225.00 for a single or double occupancy, plus tax, and more rooms may become available, so check back with the hotel (202-898-9000) closer to the date of the Annual Meeting. However, there are several other hotels near the Renaissance.

Please see a list below, with average prices, for booking your stay:

Airport Transportation Information

The Renaissance Hotel is located about 5 miles and about a 20 minute drive from Ronald Reagan Washingon National Airport. The hotel is 29.5 miles and an hour drive from Washington Dulles International Airport. A taxi fare is around $60 each way from Ronald Reagan Airport. The recommended public transportation is the Metro Subway to Gallery Place.  There is no hotel shuttle.

Car Rental

AVIS is the official rental car provider of the meeting. Simply go to the AVIS website or call 1 (800) 331-1600 and reference the SAHM discount number: D183175. This code is valid for 7 days prior to the meeting until 7 days after.


Parking onsite is $35 per day. Valet parking is $45 per day. Both allow in and out privileges. No vans allowed. 

Attire and Weather

Attire for the SAHM Annual Meeting is business casual.  Average daytime high temperature in Washington DC in March is 56°F (13°C); the average low temperature is 38°F (3°C). Because meeting room temperatures sometimes fluctuate, SAHM recommends bringing a sweater or jacket.