Venue and Travel

Welcome to National Harbor!

Enjoy easy access to Washington, D.C., or take advantage of National Harbor’s countless ways to connect with colleagues, friends and family. Standing on the shores of the Potomac River, National Harbor offers convenient access to many activities from shopping with top brands, local boutiques, world-class gaming, and restaurants from celebrated chefs and renowned attractions, including the Capital Wheel and MGM National Harbor®.

Make Your Guestroom Reservation

Hotel rooms at the Gaylord National Resort may be reserved now until 5:00 pm ET on January 29, 2020 by either

  • using this link, or
  • calling 1-877-491-0468 and referencing "Dream 2020 – Achieving the Dream" for reservations from February 15 to 23, 2020.

The rate for DREAM 2020 attendees is $214/night + a daily resort fee of $22.00 that includes:

  • High-speed internet access in your guest room
  • 24 hour access to the Hotel’s health and fitness center
  • Access to the indoor Junior Olympic-sized pool
  • Local, toll-free and domestic long-distance phone calls
  • Two bottles of Aquafina® water per-room, per day
  • Newspaper available daily at Key Provisions
  • Valuable coupon booklet with savings at the resort and local area
  • Up to $10 complimentary dry cleaning, per day
  • Complimentary transportation on the National Harbor Circulator Bus with stops throughout the Harbor including Tanger Outlets, Harbor shops and restaurants, the Capital Wheel, and the MGM National Harbor Resort. Registered guest simply swipe their room key on the bus for this transportation service.

The resort fee is subject to applicable tax which is currently 6%, and is subject to change without notice.

Attendees are responsible for the cost of their accommodations.

By Air... Local Area Airports

  • Reagan National Airport (DCA) Airport
    Distance from Convention Center: 6.9 miles W

  • Dulles International Airport (IAD) Airport 
    Distance for Convention Center: 32.3 miles W

  • Baltimore Washington Airport (BWI) Airport 
    Distance from Convention Center: 42 miles N


Getting from the Airport to Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

Set up a ride to your hotel upon arrival to the airport or in advance with Super Shuttle:
Washington DC Airport Shuttle serving:
Dulles International (IAD) 
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

Baltimore Airport Shuttle serving:
Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI)

Typical Minimum Charge for Transportation from Airport to National Harbor:

· From Reagan National Airport (DCA) Taxi: $28 one way; Shuttle: $18 one way
· From Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) Taxi: $80 one way; Shuttle: $44 one way
· From Baltimore Washington Airport (BWI) Taxi: $70 one way; Shuttle: $45 one way

Parking: for individual hotel parking rates please see hotel website.

For information on National Harbor city attractions and travel information go to

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