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TESOL 201​8 Advocacy & Policy Summit: Hotel and Travel Information

Where will you stay? How will you get there? You'll find that information here, along ​with some suggestions to help you navigate the Washington, D.C. metro area.

If you have any questions, please contact David Cutler.


​A special group rate of $240/night has been secured at the Hilton Old Town Alexandria. This special rate is limited and expires on XX May 2018, although the room block may sell out before then, so you are encouraged to reserve your room early.

Hilton Alexandria Old Town

1767 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Although TESOL does not have a special rate with any other hotels, please see this list of additional hotels in the Old Town Alexandria area


Three airports serve the greater Washington, DC, metropolitan area:
  • Ronald Reagan National Airport (Virginia, about 15 ​minutes from the hotel)
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (Virginia, about ​45 ​minutes from the hotel)
  • Baltimore-Washington International Airport (Maryland, about 1 hour from the hotel)

Ground Transportation

From Washington Reagan National Airport:  Taxi, Uber, and SuperShuttle service are available. One-way taxi fares to the hotel are $25–$30. The hotel is also accessible via the Metro, located two stops from the airport and across the street from the King Street-Old Town Metro Station.

From Washington Dulles International Airport or Baltimore-Washington International Airport: Taxi, Uber, and SuperShuttle service are available. One-way taxi fares to the hotel are $60–$75. Round trip SuperShuttle fares are $65–$85.

For information and directions from these airports, please visit the hotel’s web site.


Registration for the summit includes lunch on ​​18 and ​19 June, and the closing dinner on ​​20 June. Participants are otherwise responsible for their own meals.

If you would like to bring a guest to the closing dinner, you may purchase an additional dinner ticket for $25 when you register for the Summit.