Hotel & Travel
Host Hotel: JW Marriott Downtown Austin - TAB Block will open May 2018
The JW Marriott Downtown provides on-site and valet parking, Click here to view fees
Street metered parking is also available nearby.
The hotel offers (3) three handicapped spaces on each level of the garage for a total of (9) nine spaces.
If all handicapped spaces are occupied in the lot, those drivers will be able to valet at the self-park rate. Hotel does not have complimentary parking for handicapped guests as the garage is owned by a 3rd party and does not have the same specifications as street parking.
The Austin Convention Parking Garage is located right across the street from the JW Marriott at 201 East 2nd Street.
Overflow Hotel: TBD
PLEASE NOTE: If you make a reservation within TAB’s room block and are NOT registered for the 2018 TAB Convention & Trade Show (TAB2018), your reservation will be removed from the block and the TAB room rate will not be applicable. Your room rate will be the HOTEL’s “rack rate,” which is much higher. Remember, TAB is not responsible for making your travel or hotel arrangements. Submitting a registration form for TAB2018 does not reserve a hotel room.
Hotel Poacher Warning
IMPORTANT: It has come to our attention that several companies inaccurately representing themselves as our "housing vendor" are contacting individuals, soliciting business. Specifically, they will offer to make hotel reservations within the TAB room block on your behalf, or even offer you a discount from the TAB rate.
TAB is not utilizing the services of this or any housing service for TAB2018. Reservations for TAB2018 should be made directly with the hotel, either by phone or via our web reservation system.
If you provide your credit card information to any of these unauthorized vendors, your card may be charged but you may not be able to cancel your reservation or you may not have a reservation when you arrive in Austin at the JW Marriott Downtown. This is a scam.
Unauthorized Housing Providers
The following companies have reportedly contacted TAB exhibitors to reserve hotel rooms for the Annual Convention. These companies are NOT authorized to represent TAB, nor do they have access to officially contracted hotel room blocks or rates on behalf of TAB.
- Expo Housing Services/EHS: 866-319-3976
- Exhibitor Housing Services: 800-217-4402
- Phone number: 201-331-6889
Please email email@example.com any information you get from the above companies or send us information if someone contacts you and is not on this list so we may add them.