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The Conference will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
DBIA has blocked rooms at several hotels within a short walk of the Convention Center. Book by October 16 to get the best rate! 
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown (HQ)
1201 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 625-2900
Distance from Convention Center: Connected
General Room Block: $229/night (plus tax)
Government Room Block: Prevailing Per Diem at time of conference*
24-Hour cancellation policy
Check In: 4:00 p.m.
Check Out: 12:00 p.m.
Philadelphia Downtown Courtyard - Deadline Extended to October 20
21 North Juniper Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 496-3200
Distance from Convention Center: one block
General Room Rate: $219/night plus tax
24-Hour cancellation policy
Check In: 4:00 p.m.
Check Out: 12:00 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia City Center
1100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 923-0100
Distance from Convention Center: Across the Street
Standard Room: $189/night plus tax
Junior Suite: $209/night plus tax
72-Hour cancellation policy
Check In: 4:00 p.m.
Check Out: 12:00 p.m.
The deadline to receive these rates is October 16, 2017.
Attention: DBIA is not affiliated with any third party housing company such as Exhibition Housing Services. Attendees and Exhibitors are encouraged to disregard any communication from such company and to reserve your hotel room directly either online or by phone using the information above.

 Getting There


CLOSEST AIRPORT: The closest airport is the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) which is located about 10 miles from the convention center. 
Estimated taxi fare from the airport: 26 USD  (one way)
TRAIN: If you are traveling from the east coast, taking the train to Philadelphia is an easy and economical way to get there. The closet train station is the 30th Street Station which is 2 miles/15 min taxi to the Pennsylvania Convention Center and suggested hotels. 

  • Philadelphia Marriott Downtown: Valet Parking at $49/night
  • Philadelphia Downtown Courtyard: Valet Parking: $54
  • Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia City Center: Self parking: $36.00 (Max height 6'3" $36); Valet Not available. 


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Design-Build Institute of America
(202) 682-0110

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