Hotel & Travel

Hotel Information

The Administration for Children and Families’ (ACF) National Research Conference on Early Childhood will be held at the Grand Hyatt Washington Hotel in Washington, DC on Monday, July 11 – Wednesday, July 13, 2016. The opening session for the conference will begin at 8:30am on Monday, July 11th and the conference will conclude at 4:30pm on Wednesday, July 13th. The hotel's central location provides easy access to local transportation, airports, and train stations, as well as the city's many attractions.

Hotel Address:

Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 582-1234

Hotel Reservations

The group room block at the Grand Hyatt Washington Hotel has been filled to capacity and the hotel is no longer able to offer reservations at a discounted rate. However, we have been able to secure an overflow group room block at the nearby Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel (located 2 blocks from the Grand Hyatt).

Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel
999 9th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

The discounted room rate at the Renaissance is $174 per night (single or double occupancy)‚ plus applicable state and local taxes which are currently 14.5%. To receive this discounted rate, attendees must make reservations with the hotel by Friday‚ June 24‚ 2016.

To make hotel reservations, participants can contact the Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel by phone at (202) 898-9000. Reference the group name "National Research Conference on Early Childhood” when making your reservations to receive the discounted room rate. Additionally, reservations can be made through the hotel's online reservation system. The group code for the discounted conference room rate automatically will be applied when you make your reservation online through the link provided above.

You will be asked to provide a valid credit card number at the time of reservation to hold your sleeping room. Please use this opportunity to express your room and bedding preferences. The hotel will assign specific room types upon check-in‚ based on availability. Upon check-in you will be required to present a valid credit card to cover your accommodations and incidental charges during your stay.

Check-in time at the hotel is 3:00 pm and check-out time is 12:00 noon. Should you arrive early‚ the hotel will make every attempt to accommodate your check-in. However‚ if there are no rooms available upon your early arrival‚ your luggage will be stored until your room is ready.

View the 2016 NRCEC

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Session Videos