Visual Studio Live! heads to the U.S. capital for four days of intense developer training. The Washington Marriott Metro Center, centrally located in the heart of this diverse, cosmopolitan city, will serve as our headquarters. Join us to sharpen your .NET skills AND get the chance to discover this country’s rich history just steps from the front door: the Mall and National Archives to the South; the White House to the West; and Mt Vernon Square to the North. Plus, the Metro Center to the East of the hotel is the easiest way to get around inside the Capital Beltway!

Washington Marriott at Metro Center
775 12th St NW
Washington, DC 20005

The deadline for booking a hotel room at the group rate has passed. Please contact the hotel directly at 202.737.2200 or check online for room availability and rates.


Choose from 3 major airports to get the rate that works for you:

Reagan National Airport - located 4 miles from the Washington Marriott at Metro Center
Dulles International Airport - located 27 miles from the Washington Marriott at Metro Center
Baltimore Washington International Airport - located 32 miles from the Washington Marriott at Metro Center

Parking at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center
Valet parking - $47.20

Additional Local Parking
Colonial Parking - 601 13th Street NW - $20.00 per day (no overnight)
PMI Parking - 1325 G St NW - $25.00 (24 hours)
LAZ Parking - 700 13th Street NW - $18.00 per day (no overnight)

Travel Discounts

American Airlines is offering a 5% discount to Visual Studio Live! Washington, D.C. attendees for travel to Washington, D.C (DCA, IAD, BWI). Valid Travel Dates: 9/30/2014 - 10/15/2014. To book your discounted ticket online go to www.aa.com and enter your Offer Code 7794BT in the Offer Code box when searching for your flights.

Avis Rent-a-Car is offering a discount on car rental for Visual Studio Live! Washington, D.C 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.

Visiting Washington, D.C.

Exploring a city can be an exciting adventure. Visit the Official Washington DC Tourism Site to start planning your trip today!