Location and accommodation

Below, you'll find information on booking accommodation and traveling to the conference.

Venue information

All events for the IB Global Conference 2018, San Diego, California, USA will take place at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront hotel.

Address:

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
Check in: 3 pm | Check out: 12 pm

Booking accommodations

The Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Marriott and Residence Inn IB room blocks are sold out. We have set up a room block at another over flow hotel, the Omni San Diego Hotel. The Omni is one block from the Harbor Drive Pedestrian Bridge that is connected to the Hilton.

  • Hilton San Diego Bayfront - SOLD OUT

1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101

US$245 USD plus taxes and fees, currently 12.5% and US$0.60 tourism fee.

Conference Overflow Hotels

  • Courtyard Marriott San Diego Gaslamp/Convention Center

453 6th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

US$249 USD plus taxes and fees, currently 12.7% and .20% tourism fee.

The room rate includes guest room internet.

If calling in to make your reservation, please advise the hotel reservationist you are with the following group: 2018 IB Global Conference

Reservations Phone Number: 1-619-544-1004
Check in: 4pm | Check out: 11am

Attendees must identify themselves as part of the International Baccalaureate group if reserving your room over the phone. This will ensure you will receive the quoted guestroom rate. Due to the peak tourism season in the city of San Diego, we encourage participants to make reservations as soon as possible. Attendees will be charged one night's deposit at time of booking. The quoted rate is available until Wednesday, 4 July 2018.

 

  • Omni San Diego Hotel

675 L Street
San Diego, CA 92101

US$289 USD plus taxes and fees, currently 12.7% and .20% tourism fee.

The room rate includes guest room internet.

If calling in to make your reservation, please advise the hotel reservationist you are with the following group: International Baccalaureate Organization

Reservations Phone Number: 1-800-843-6664
Check in: 3pm | Check out: 12pm

Attendees must identify themselves as part of the International Baccalaureate group if reserving your room over the phone. This will ensure you will receive the quoted guestroom rate. Due to the peak tourism season in the city of San Diego, we encourage participants to make reservations as soon as possible. Attendees will be charged one night's deposit at time of booking. The quoted rate is available until Monday, 25 June 2018.

 

  • San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter - SOLD OUT

660 K Street
San Diego, CA 92101

US$249 USD plus taxes and fees, currently 12.5% and .3% tourism fee.

The room rate includes guest room internet.

 

  • Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter - SOLD OUT

356 6th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

US$249 USD plus taxes and fees, currently 12.5% and US$0.1965 tourism fee.

The all-suite hotel room rate includes guest room internet and breakfast. 

Travel and airline discounts

Airline discounts

We are excited to offer all IB Global Conference 2018, San Diego, California attendees an airline discount when booking travel to the conference in San Diego. Please see below for available airline discount instructions. 

United: You may book online, then click on Book Meeting Reservations and enter your Offer Code ZEC5518091 when searching for your flights. If booking through a travel professional or you would like to call United Meetings (800-426-1122), give them the Agreement Code: 518091 and Z Code: ZEC5 There is a US$25 service fee for all tickets issued through the airlines reservation desk. If calling from outside of the U.S., please call your local United Airlines Reservation Office, book online, or email and provide your agreement code and meeting Z code. Please allow 24 hours for email requests to be processed.

Delta Airlines: You may book online, select "Book Your Flight", then enter the Meeting Event code NMR88 on the form along with your trip information. You may also call the Delta Meeting Network┬« Reservations at 1-800-328-1111, Monday - Friday, 7.30am - 7.30pm (Central Time) and refer to above Meeting Event Codes. There is a US$25 service fee for all tickets issued through the airlines reservation desk.

International travel

All non-US citizens must present proof of citizenship to enter the United States. An acceptable form of identification is a valid passport. Depending on your country of origin, you may be required to obtain a visa to enter the United States. Please contact your embassy to confirm entry requirements.

San Diego Airport (SAN) information

  • View the terminal map here
  • Read more about airport parking and transportation here
  • The airport is about 10 minutes away from the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.

Location

Ground Transportation & Local San Diego, California information: 

  • Estimated taxi fare: US$18 (one way) from the airport to the hotel
  • Valet and self-parking available:
    • On-site parking, discounted fee: US$28, plus tax, daily
    • Valet parking, fee: US$32, plus tax daily
  • Discounted airport transportation can be booked through SuperShuttle using the code H3QDJ. Advance reservation required.

Find out more about the city and plan your trip to San Diego.