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Accommodations & Travel

Where to Stay


Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek

Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek
75 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101 

The hotel is directly across the street from the convention center. Our room block is now open. The group rate is $189. Book through the button below to receive this rate or when booking by phone mention the "AIC Room Block."



MarriottSLC CityCenter

Salt Lake Marriott City Center
220 South State Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

Located a short two-block walk from the convention center and the Marriott City Creek hotel, this full service, four-star secondary hotel will keep you in the middle of the action. The group rate is $179. Book through the button below to receive this rate or when booking by phone mention the "AIC Room Block."


Why Use the Room Blocks?

We contracted with both hotels to lock in these low rates, and must meet a minimum number of hotel rooms used at both locations. You support us and future hotel choices by booking within the room block. 

How to Get Here

From the Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC)


The host hotel is 6 miles southeast of the airport and does not provide shuttle service.

  • Xpress Shuttle: 801.596.1600/800.397.0773; fee: $8 USD (one way), reservation required
  • Taxi: Fare $25 USD (one way), estimated

Public Transportation

  • From the airport, take the 704 Light Rail Train to City Center Station (est. 40 min ride). Fee: $2.50 USD (one way).
  • There are also buses with similar travel times, except during rush hour. Fee: $2 USD (one way).
  • Use Google Maps to plan your trip.


Leaving the airport, take I-80 East to then Exit 600 South, proceed on 600 South to West Temple, turn left on West Temple and continue approximately 5 blocks. The hotel will be on your right. The drive in total is approximately 10 minutes.

For more information, visit the official website of the Salt Lake City Airport.

Conference Transportation

We provide ground transportation for every reception, tour and workshop held offsite, except for those that are within easy walking distance or are walking tours.