Food Labeling Workshop March 2012

Hotel Information

GMA has reserved a discounted block of rooms at the Washington Plaza.

To make a reservation, please call 202.842.1300 or 800.424.1140 and reference GMA Food Labeling to receive the single occupancy group rate of $259.00 plus taxes.

The deadline for securing reservations at the group rate is Monday, February 27, 2012.  Rate and availability cannot be guaranteed after this date. Attendees are strongly encouraged to reserve their rooms as soon as possible before February 27th.

Attendees are also welcome to visit the GMA Web site for a listing of nearby hotels.  GMA has negotiated discounted room rates for GMA visitors at some of these hotels.

Please note: This is a peak travel season in Washington D.C. and sleeping rooms are in high demand.  We recommend booking your accommodations and travel arrangements as soon as possible.  A supplementary listing of nearby Metro-accessible hotels in Virginia is detailed below.


Airport Information

Washington, DC is accessible from three major airports:

Dulles International Airport

45 minutes from downtown Washington, DC

Approximately $55 each way ground transfer

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

15 minutes from downtown Washington, DC

Approximately $25 each way ground transfer

Baltimore Washington International

60 minutes from downtown Washington, DC

Approximately $70 each way ground transfer


Ground Transportation

Washington, DC has an extensive public transportation system. Please visit the Washington Metro Area Transit Authority for information on rail and bus routes in the greater DC area.


Ground Transportation - Accessible Hotels

Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202
Main phone:  (703) 920-3230

Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport
2799 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia, USA 22202
Main phone: (703) 418-1234

Sheraton Crystal City Hotel
1800 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington,Virginia22202
Main phone: (703) 486-1111

Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport
1999 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202
Main phone: (703) 413-5500

Radisson Hotel Reagan National Airport
2020 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202
Main phone: (703) 920-8600

Key Bridge Marriott
1401 Lee Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22209
Main phone: (703) 524-6400