21 - 25 April 2024
National Harbor, Maryland, US

Hotel and travel information for National Harbor, Maryland

Providing information to help make your travel and onsite experience the best possible

Welcome to National Harbor

Come experience a waterfont destination unlike any other. From distinctive dining experiences to Instagram-worthy views from the Capital Wheel, National Harbor is home to works of art from artists known locally, nationally and the world over. Spark the creativity of your soul and immerse yourself in interactive art of all kinds.

Don't forget to secure your visa. Plan ahead and apply early to get a visa if it is needed.

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A note about hotel scams and credit card requirements

Be aware of scammers: No other agency is officially associated with SPIE. Any phone calls or email offers of hotel rooms should be treated as fraudulent.

The link(s) provided here is the only one authorized for making reservations and you will never be contacted by email or phone unless you explicitly request. If you book your hotel room from another source, you may be subject to fraud or identity theft.

Please note:
Upon arrival at the hotel, you will be required to provide a credit card for payment of room, tax, and incidentals. If your institution is paying for your room in advance, please contact the hotel directly after this reservation system closes to make arrangements before your arrival date.

Make the most of your Marriott stay

Become a Marriott Bonvoy member for free and enjoy exclusive benefits at Gaylord National, including free WiFi in your room! Use the QR code in this flyer to become a member and start earning points. 

Don't forget to get your visa

Be sure to plan ahead and apply to get a visa if it is needed.