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Hotel and Travel


The conference will end at Noon on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Please keep this in mind when making your hotel reservation.

Hotel and Travel

The AAPOR 2018 Annual Meeting will be held at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in Denver, Colorado where AAPOR has negotiated a discounted rate of $199 per night for single or double occupancy.  Rooms and rates are based on availability and are subject to state and local fees/taxes (currently 15.75 percent).  Be sure to make reservations by April 25, 2018, afterwards, the discounted room rates may not apply.
 
Book online or call the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel at +1-888-627-8405 and identify yourself as an AAPOR 73rd Annual Conference attendee. 

All reservations require a first night room deposit, or guests can guarantee reservations with a major credit card.  Your credit card will not be charged prior to arrival.  Make any necessary cancellations at least 24 hours before the scheduled date of arrival to avoid a cancellation charge.  Discounted room rates are available three days before and three days after the meeting dates, based on availability.  Hotel check-in time is 3 p.m. and check-out is Noon. 
 
Host Hotel
Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
1550 Court Place
Denver, Colorado 80202 USA
Reservation Phone:  +1-888-627-8405
Guest Phone: +1-303-893-3333
Guest Fax: +1-303-626-2543
 
 
Ground Transportation
 
Denver International Airport (DEN) is approximately 25 miles from the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel.  The estimated taxi fare is approximately $55 (one way).  Taxicabs pick-up and drop-off at the airport from Jeppesen Terminal, Level 5, Island 1 outside Doors 505, 507, and 511 (Terminal East) and Doors 506, 510, and 512 (Terminal West). 
 
SuperShuttle is a paid service available for transport to and from the hotel.  The fee to ride to or from the hotel is $22 (one way) and the service is available 24 hours per day.  Reservations are not required for travel to the hotel, though guests are advised to call at least 24 hours in advance when traveling to the airport.  For more information or to make a reservation, call +1-800-258-3826 or click here to visit the SuperShuttle website.
 
Luxury limousines offer pre-arranged services to the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel.  The airport recommends the following limousine providers:
            Longest Limos Llc - +1-855-798-5466
            Star Sedan Service - +1-303-564-6869
            Denver First Class Limo LLC - +1-720-935-9450
If you have arranged for a limousine transport, check-in at the limo booth located outside Jeppesen Terminal, Level 5, island 2, outside doors 505-507 and 511-513 (east side) and 504-506 and 510-512 (west side). 
 
Hotel Restaurants
 
Peet’s Coffee & Tea
Salads, wraps, and Sherabuns – our homemade cinnamon buns – are on offer at Peet’s, where guests are invited to linger at indoor and outdoor seating.  Natural light floors the popular spot from windows overlooking the 16th Street Pedestrian Mall. 
Cuisine: Coffee shop | Open for breakfast and lunch | Dress code: Casual
 
Yard House
Explore Denver’s thriving craft beer brewing scene at Yard House, offering over 130 taps of imported, craft, and specialty ales and lagers.  Connect with old friends during happy hour or gather your family for dinner in an ambience of easy sophistication.  Enjoy an afternoon snack of truffle fries or shitake garlic fries from our small plate menu, or dive right into a BBQ bacon cheddar burger.  Flat screen TVs invite everyone to keep an eye on the game, while outdoor seating provides the perfect place to take in the sights and sounds of the 16th Street Pedestrian Mall. 
Cuisine: American | Open for lunch and dinner | Dress Code: Casual
 
15|FIFTY Restaurant & Lounge
Begin each day with a vast array of breakfast favorites, including fresh seasonal fruit, scrambled eggs, smoked bacon, bakery selections, Starbucks® coffee, and much more.  Dinner highlights the best of Colorado’s vibrant culinary scene.  Begin with the Colorado cheese and charcuterie plate, then dive into the main dishes that include wild salmon with field greens, crusted Colorado trout, and grilled skirt steak chimichurri, just to name a few.  15|FIFTY offers an extensive beer and wine menu. 
Cuisine: American with an Urban Flair | Open for breakfast and dinner | Dress code: Casual
 
16Mix
Take in the sights and sounds of the 16th Street Pedestrian Mall from the open-air patio, where our dining menu will delight the most discerning of palettes.  Or relax inside the richly appointed space, with bold patterns and textured fabrics in deep red, vibrant gold, and black.  Small plates invite guests to sample many of the menu highlights.  Stop by the circular bar to sample a creative cocktail. 
Cuisine: American Fusion | Serves lunch and dinner | Dress code: Casual | Happy Hour:  4 pm – 6 pm
 
Zoup!
Dine inside or out at this casual eatery where a rotating menu of handcrafted soups keeps things fresh and fast.  Sandwiches and salads round out the menu of light fare, which includes low-fat, gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegetarian options.
Cuisine: Variety of soups and snacks | Serves lunch and dinner | Dress code: Casual
 
In-Room Dining
The Sweet Sleeper Beds may be too comfortable to leave, so In-Room Dining Service is a delectable option for getting wonderful food and drink delivered straight to your room.
Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner
 
Nearby Restaurant Options
 
Car Rental
AVIS is the official car rental service for the AAPOR 2018 Annual Meeting.  For details, call 1-800-331-1600 and indicate AWD number J995162 to receive special pricing.  An advance reservation is recommended.  For online reservations, click here.
Parking
The Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel onsite, self-parking fee is $29.00 per day.  Valet parking is available for $39.00 per day with in/out privileges.  
 
Internet
Standard speed internet is complimentary in all guest rooms and the lobby.
 
Fitness Center
Access to the Sheraton Fitness Center is complimentary to all hotel guests.  The Sheraton Fitness Center includes 22 choices of weight training equipment, 3 free-weight training benches, and 23 choices of cardio equipment which includes individual TVs and iPod connections on each. 
 
Outdoor Pool
Jump-start your day with a few laps or take a relaxing dip after a long day of business in one of the only year-round pools in Downtown Denver.  Or, take advantage of one of the open-air cabanas.  The Sheraton Denver Downtown Rooftop Pool is heated during the winter months and is open year-round 6 a.m. – 11 p.m., weather permitting. 
 
Business Center
The Penfield’s Business Center, located in the hotel, is an authorized shipper for FedEx, UPS, and the U.S. Postal Service, providing domestic and international service in addition to providing all insurance and delivery confirmation options. 
 
Things to Do in Denver, Colorado
Travelers to Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel will be pleased that there is no shortage of exciting things to do in Denver, Colorado!  The hotel, located in the heart of the city, is just steps away from the 16th Street Pedestrian Mall which has become a main attraction to visitors with an abundance of outdoor cafes, renovated historic office buildings, sparkling glass-walled skyscrapers, shops, restaurants and retail stores all in a tree-lined promenade.  Some of the most popular attractions located in Denver include Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Art District on Santa Fe, Denver Art Museum, Elitch Gardens, Denver Zoo, and Downtown Aquarium. 
 
Foreign Visas
Travelers coming from qualified countries to the United States for tourism or business for 90 days or less may be eligible to visit without a visa.  For more information, visit https://travel.state.gov/content/travel.en.html. 
 
Denver Weather
Temperatures in the Denver area during the month of May can range between 44° Fahrenheit and 72° Fahrenheit.  Denver is located in the Mountain Time Zone of the United States.   
 
Dress Code
Attire for the AAPOR Annual meeting is business casual.  Because meeting room temperatures sometimes fluctuate, AAPOR recommends bringing a light sweater or jacket. 


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