Hotel and Travel Information
The 2021 FRIENDS Convention will be held at:
Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver Tech Center
10250 East Costilla Avenue
Centennial, Colorado 80112
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Special Rates for convention attendees are available on a first-come, first-served basis through June 23 only:
$139 + tax per night for Two Room Suites (Two Double Beds or One King-sized bed)
Please click here to book your hotel room at the special convention rate. If calling the hotel to book your reservation, please refer to the group name “Friends in Denver” or the group code “FFF.”
The convention begins Thursday afternoon (July 15) and ends Saturday night (July 17). Friday and Saturday morning workshops start at 9 am.
The closest airport is Denver International Airport (DIA). Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver Tech Center is located 28 miles from DIA. That’s a 30-35 minute car ride. For directions and hotel shuttle information, please visit the hotel’s Location and transportation page.
Uber and Lyft are popular options for travel. The Uber/Lyft rate from the airport to the hotel is approximately $33-43.
Train or Bus Travel
The closest train station is Denver Union Station. Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver Tech Center is located 17 miles from Denver Union Station; that’s a 20-25 minute car ride, or about 50 minutes on the E Line. Denver Union Station is well connected by train or bus from many major cities!
If you are driving to the convention and staying at the convention hotel (Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver Tech Center), complimentary self parking is available in the hotel’s open parking lot. More information about parking can be found on the hotel’s website.