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Hotel and Transportation

Learn more about where to stay and how to get around.

Accommodations

All ESTO sessions will take place at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton and DeVos Place Convention Center unless otherwise stated.

 

SOLD OUT Courtyard Grand Rapids Downtown

11 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Standard rate: $175 per night, plus taxes and fees. For reservations, use one of the below methods:
Book online or call 888.844.5947 and reference the ESTO room block. 
Cancellations at the AC Hotel Grand Rapids Downtown must be made 48 hours prior to arrival in order to avoid a one-night room and tax fee.

 

ESTO Official Host Hotel:

SOLD OUT Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

187 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 

Standard Rate: $175 per night, plus taxes and fees. For reservations, use one of the below methods:
Book online or call 616.774.2000 and reference the ESTO room block
Cancellations at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton must be made 48 hours prior to arrival in order to avoid a one-night room and tax fee. 

 

ESTO Overflow Hotels:

SOLD OUT AC Hotel Grand Rapids Downtown

50 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Standard rate: $175 per night, plus taxes and fees. For reservations, use one of the below methods:

Book online or call 888.844.5947 and reference the ESTO room block. 
Cancellations at the AC Hotel Grand Rapids Downtown must be made 48 hours prior to arrival in order to avoid a one-night room and tax fee.

 

SOLD OUT JW Marriott Grand Rapids

235 Louis Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Standard Rate: $175 per night, plus taxes and fees
Cancellations at the JW Marriott Grand Rapids must be made 48 hours prior to arrival in order to avoid a one-night room and tax fee. 

 

 

SOLD OUT Hyatt Place Grand Rapids/Downtown

140 Ottawa Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Standard rate: $175 per night, plus taxes and fees. For reservations, use one of the below methods:

Book online or call 1.800.233.1234, Group Code g-ESTO-
Cancellations at the Hyatt Place Grand Rapids/Downtown must be made 48 hours prior to arrival in order to avoid a one-night room and tax fee.

 

Please be aware of, and report any fraudulent, unauthorized solicitation to ESTO/U.S. Travel. Read more here.

Complimentary Shuttle Service

The Gerald R. Ford International Airport is approximately 20 minutes from the Amway Grand Plaza, JW Marriott and AC Hotel. Complimentary shuttle service will be available for ESTO attendees during these hours:

Friday, August 5, 12:00 pm – 12:00 am

Saturday, August 6, 12:00 pm – 12:00 am

Sunday, August 7, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

Outbound shuttle service:

Wednesday, August 10, 4:00 am – 12:00 PM

 

For shuttle service, please see the representative at the transportation desk across from Baggage Carousel 3.

Taxi and rideshare services are available by exiting doors 3, 4 or 5 and crossing to the commercial lane. Metro Cab is the official provider at the airport with both taxi and towncar service available. Lyft and Uber both serve the airport.

 

Driving

Gerald R. Ford International Airport
Distance From Hotel: 29 minutes (14 miles)

FROM: Gerald R. Ford International Airport

  1. Get on I-96 W from John J Oostema Blvd SE, Patterson Ave SE and 36th St SE

  2. Follow I-96 W and I-196 W to Ottawa Ave NW in Grand Rapids. Take exit 77C from I-196 W

  3. Continue on Ottawa Ave NW. Drive to Pearl St NW

TO: Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, 187 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503