Conference Location

All conference events will take place at the Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center.

Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center
17620 International Blvd.
Seattle, WA 98188

The conference will be held in the hotel's Conference Center. Please view the Hilton Floor Plan for information on how to access the Conference Center from the Hotel.

Hotel Room Reservations

The Hilton is completely sold out. The Marriott Seattle Airport group block is also sold out but there are rooms still available outside of the block. The Marriott is directly across the street from the Hilton and only a three-minute walk to the Hilton Conference Center where all NSPA Conference events will take place.

If you don't already have a reservation at the Hilton, you may reserve your hotel room at the Marriott. No discount rates are available at this time. 

Marriott Seattle Airport
3201 South 176th St.
Seattle, WA  98188

 Below please find other hotel options in the vicinity of the Hilton Conference Center:

Clarion Hotel Seattle Airport (3000 S 176th St, Seattle, WA 98188). 0.1 miles from Hilton. 3.3 stars. $92/night on average.

Crown Plaza Seattle Airport (17338 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98188). 0.3 from Hilton. 4.2 stars. $159.00/night on average.

Radisson Hotel Seattle Airport (18118 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98188). 0.3 miles from Hilton. 4.0 stars. 150/night on average.

Red Lion Inn & Suites (18222 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98188). 0.4 miles from Hilton. 3.8 stars. $115/night on average.

Visiting Seattle



Want to learn more about Seattle and the region? Check out the Visit Seattle website for ideas on things to do, food and drink, and much more!

Visit the NSPA's list of 10 Things We Love About Seattle page, to learn more about what we're looking forward to doing in Seattle in October.




Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

Search Code: SEA




The Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center and the Marriott Seattle Airport are a 10-minute walk or shuttle ride from the SeaTac Airport. 

Both hotels offer complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport. The shuttle runs every 20 minutes. 

It departs the airport every 15, 35, and 55 minutes after each hour. To pick up the shuttle at the airport, cross the sky bridge and go to the third level of the parking garage. Once there, wait at any designated island. Look for the blue shuttle with white lettering and Hilton or Marriott logo. Wave at the driver when you see them and they will pull over for pick-up. 

It departs the hotel 5, 25, and 45 minutes after each hour. 

If you’re arriving between 1:00-4:00 am, please call the hotel directly at 206-244-4800 to request a shuttle to be sent for pick-up.

To walk to the hotel from the airport, follow the signs toward the SeaTac Link Light Rail Station. From the station, walk across the bridge over International Blvd. and take the elevator or stairs down to the sidewalk. The hotel is one-half block away, on the southwest corner of the intersection of International Blvd. and S. 176th St.




Secured, covered self- and/or valet parking is available at the hotel, with daily prices starting at $27.00 (plus applicable taxes). 

Light Rail



Sound Transit’s Link Light Rail connects SeaTac Airport to downtown Seattle and the University of Washington. The ride takes 37 minutes from the Airport station to Westlake Center in downtown Seattle and trains depart every 7-15 minutes, depending on the day and time. For additional information about Link Light Rail, visit Sound Transit’s website. The Light Rail station is a five-minute walk from the hotel.


  Hilton Seattle
Airport & Conference Center


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View of walkway from the Marriott to the Hilton. The Hilton Conference Center is visible in beige behind the trees. Picture taken from the doorstep of the Marriott.

2017 Conference is One month Away!
Highlights & Special Events:
  • Welcome Event
  • Pre-Conference Workshop
  • Keynote Session
  • Networking Dinner Outing on Monday
  • Entertainment by the Seattle Youth Symphony
  • Trip to the Space Needle and Chihuly Garden & Glass on Tuesday
  • Sunrise Yoga on Monday and Tuesday morning

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