The room block at the Hilton Atlanta has sold out. Additional sleeping rooms are available at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown (formerly Hotel Melia):
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown (formerly Hotel Melia)
590 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30308 (MARTA Station - North Avenue - take the Red or Gold lines.)
Reservations Phone: +1.404.877.9000 - Indicate that you are part of the AICPA/Beta Alpha Psi Group over the August 5-10, 2014 dates to get the room block rate. There is no online link yet - so please make sure to call the reservations number.
Rate: $139 single/double/triple/quad
Hotel Reservation Cut Off Date: Tuesday, July 15. Distance from the Hilton Atlanta is 1 mile. Walking and MARTA directions to the Hilton Atlanta will be provided to guests upon check-in.
All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. Hotel will not hold any reservations unless secured by one of the above mentioned methods.
From Hartsfield Jackson International Airport:
Driving Directions to the Hilton Atlanta:
From 75/85 North, take exit #248C (Andrew Young Boulevard). Bear left at 2nd light. Take a right at Piedmont, left at 2nd light onto Baker, 1 block up left onto Courtland to the hotel entrance on left.
Driving Directions to the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown from the airport:
1. Head from airport towards I-85 (the signs are everywhere as you exit parking/rental car areas) (go about 0.5 miles)
2. Merge onto I-85 North via the ramp to I-20/I-75 N/Atlanta (go about 10.5 miles)
3. Take exit 249D toward US-19/US 29 N/W Peachtree Street (go about 0.2 miles)
4. Merge onto Linden Avenue NW (go about 450 ft.)
5. Turn Left onto West Peachtree Street NW - hotel will be on left (after about 154 ft.)
Distance from airport to both hotels is approximately: 12 mi.
Drive Time: 15 min.
Subway (MARTA): http://www.itsmarta.com/rail-schedules-or-route.aspx
Directions for using MARTA (Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority) from the airport
COST: $6.00 for round-trip fare ($5.00 fare plus $1.00 for the Breeze card)
1. Follow the signs in the airport to MARTA
2. Find the Breeze machines near entrance:
a. If want to ride MARTA round-trip to / from hotel: Buy 2 trips (Cost $5.00 plus $1.00 for card)
b. If want to ride MARTA round-trip to / from hotel AND from the hotel to / from Atlanta Braves baseball game on Friday night: Buy 4 trips (Cost $10.00 plus $1.00 for card)
c. If want to ride MARTA one-way to hotel only: Buy 1 trip (Cost $2.50 plus $1.00 card) – note: you can “reload” the card later for a return trip and not have to pay the $1.00 card fee again.
3. Once you have your Breeze card, go to entrance turnstiles and tap the card to enter the train area – HOLD ONTO THE CARD as you will need it to exit the final destination station.
4. Go to train platform. NOTE that ALL trains go Downtown so you can take any train.
5. For the Hilton Altanta Exit Peachtree Center (8th stop).
6. Take escalator up and look for signs directing you to the Food Court.
7. Enter food court area; Pass Chic-Fila and then turn LEFT toward the Hyatt Regency skybridge.
8. Follow the signs to Marriott / Hilton.
9. When you arrive at the Marriott Hotel, go down two levels and find the skybridge to Hilton.
10. When you arrive at the Hilton, go down one level to lobby for hotel check-in.
11. For the Hotel Melia Exit the North Avenue Station (10th stop). Directions to the Hilton Atlanta will be provided to guests upon check-in).
DIRECTIONS FROM THE CROWNE PLAZA ATLANTA MIDTOWN TO HILTON ATLANTA
To get to the Hilton Atlanta - via MARTA (total travel time is about 10 min):
1. Exit Hotel main lobby entrance
2. Walk down to North Avenue - cross street and enter North Avenue MARTA Station
3. Get on Southbound MARTA Train and go (2) stops and exit at Peachtree Center Avenue Station
4. Follow signs to Hilton Atlanta (via sky bridge) through Peachtree Center Mall
5. Take elevator down to street level from parking deck once across sky bridge and then cross street to Hilton Atlanta Hotel.
To get to the Hilton Atlanta - by Car (total travel is about 1 mile or 3-5 min):
1. Exit Hotel and head north on West Peachtree street NW toward North Avenue NE (go 390 ft.)
2. Turn right onto North Avenue NE (go 0.2 miles)
3. Turn right onto Courtland Street NE/Juniper Street NE (go about 0.7 miles)
4. Turn left - Hilton Atlanta will be on the right (go 157 ft.)
To get to the Hilton Atlanta on foot (total travel is about 0.8 miles or 15-17 min):
1. Exit Hotel and head south on West Peachtree Street NW toward Linden Avenue NW (go about 154 ft.)
2. Turn left onto Linden Avenue NE (go about 0.2 miles)
3. Turn right onto Courtland Street NE (go about 0.6 miles)
4. Turn left - Hilton Atlanta will be on the left (go about 161 ft.)
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