The majority of technical sessions, the exhibition, and other
events will be held at the San Diego Convention Center, located on the harbor in downtown San Diego. Additional meetings and events will take place at the
adjacent San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, the TMS headquarters hotel.
TMS Headquarters Hotel
The San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina is located just ten minutes from the San Diego International Airport. The hotel’s guest rooms, pools, lobby, and front drive have been completely renovated and refreshed. From a state-of-the-art fitness center and an enticing new pool area to top-notch cuisine at waterfront restaurants, it all comes together for an authentic downtown San Diego experience at this deluxe hotel.
Through the links below, you can book a room at one of nine San Diego hotels at which TMS has reserved room blocks: Embassy Suites San Diego Bay; Hampton Inn San Diego Downtown; Hard Rock Hotel San Diego; Hilton San Diego Gaslamp Quarter; Horton Grand Hotel; Omni San Diego Hotel; San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina; Westin Gaslamp Quarter; and Wyndham Bayside (Holiday Inn on the Bay).
Click here to view a map of hotels and their proximity to the San Diego Convention Center.
Reserve a Hotel Room
Book a hotel room for your stay through Travel Planners, the official TMS2014 reservation service. By booking through Travel Planners, you can
ensure you get the best rates at the most convenient hotels with no booking or service fees.
The deadline to book housing is February 10..
To book a room, click on one of the following
buttons or download the PDF form to mail or fax:
Shuttle service will not be available from hotels to the convention center. Please take this into consideration when making your travel arrangements.
Discounted rates for airport transportation are available to TMS 2014 Annual Meeting & Exhibition attendees through Super
Shuttle. Reservations can be made online for round-trip or one-way transfers between the San Diego Airport and all TMS hotels.
Enter the code AWUEP
to receive the $7 one-way or $14 round-trip discount. Super Shuttle depots are located in Terminal 1,
Terminal 2, and the Commuter Terminal. For more information and to reserve your ride now, visit
The San Diego Tourism Authority offers this introduction to the city:
"Welcome to San Diego, California’s second largest city, where blue skies keep watch over 70 miles of majestic coastline and a gentle Mediterranean climate
and friendly locals create a welcoming vibe all its own. Bordered by the Pacific Ocean to the west, the Anza-Borrego Desert and the Laguna Mountains to
the east, and Mexico to the south, the diverse neighborhoods of San Diego are spread out over 4,200 square miles, offering endless opportunities for
exploration and activities."
SHOW YOUR BADGE AND SAVE
Through the San Diego Convention Center website, you can access coupons available exclusively to meeting attendees on restaurants, attractions, activities,
and more while you are in town. Download the coupons through the Meet Me in San Diego website or simply show your convention badge and save at participating
businesses throughout San Diego.
TMS2014 attendees from countries that require a visa to enter the United States are reminded that the process of obtaining a visa takes a minimum of three months. You are strongly encouraged to plan ahead and begin the application process early.
Visit the Travel Visa page to generate a custom letter and for more information.