Location & Travel

Conference Venue, Hotel Deals and Travel

Get Inside the Technological Mecca: Microsoft Headquarters!

Visual Studio Live! returns to Microsoft Headquarters in Redmond, Washington in 2022 for more in-depth, behind the scenes developer training by technical experts and Microsoft insiders.
Take advantage of the special attendee room rate at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue by July 8th

Conference Location

Microsoft Conference Center (Building 33)
16070 N.E. 36th Way
Redmond, WA 98052
Business Center Desk: 425.706.0033

Hotel Information

Hyatt Regency Bellevue
900 Bellevue Way N.E.
Bellevue, WA 98004

Special attendee rate, MUST book by July 8th:
$199.00*

Book your room online, or call Reservations at 800-233-1234 and ask for the Visual Studio Live! Room Block. The offer is subject to room availability, so make sure to book early.

Hyatt Regency rooms booked within the Visual Studio Live! room block include:

  • Unlimited local phone calls
  • Two (2) passes per day to the Fitness Center
  • Complimentary in-room internet access for up to two devices

*The special attendee room rate is based on single or double occupancy. The room rate does not include applicable state, local and occupancy taxes.

Travel

Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA)

Taxi Service one way fare from SEA Airport to the Hyatt Regency Bellevue is ~$55.00 - $75.00.

Taxi Service one way fare from SEA Airport to the Microsoft Campus (Building 33) is ~$55.00 - $65.00.

Avis Rent-a-Car is offering a discount on car rental for Visual Studio Live! Microsoft HQ attendees. To receive the discounted rates, call Avis at 800.331.1600 and use the Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number D005872, or click here to make your reservation online.

Weather and Dress
Dress for Visual Studio Live! Microsoft HQ is casual. Redmond, WA enjoys moderate to warm weather in August, with daytime temperatures that typically average 77 degrees Fahrenheit and evenings that average in the high 50s. Temperatures inside the meeting rooms can vary greatly, so please plan your attire accordingly.

Shuttle Service to and from the Microsoft Campus
VSLive! will be providing daily complimentary shuttle transportation between the Hyatt Regency Bellevue and the Microsoft Campus. This shuttle service will be available to all attendees with a valid conference badge.

Parking at the Microsoft Conference Center
Complimentary parking is available in the parking garages below and adjacent to the Microsoft Conference Center (Building 33).

Parking at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue

Self-parking is $32.00 per day for Sunday night through Thursday night stays (plus applicable taxes) Friday and Saturday night stays are complimentary (8pm Friday until 12am Sunday).

Valet Parking at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue is $42.00 per day (plus applicable taxes).


Discover Redmond and Seattle Washington

From the iconic Space Needle to the awesome Experience Music Project, you'll find plenty to do in your off-hours in the Pacific Northwest. Can't wait to take in all the wonderful things Redmond, Bellevue, and the "Emerald City" have to offer? Find out more at visitseattle.org.