Location & Travel

Get Inside the Technological Mecca: Microsoft Headquarters! Visual Studio Live! returns to Microsoft Headquarters in Redmond, Washington in 2023 for more in-depth, behind the scenes developer training by technical experts and Microsoft insiders.

Conference Location

Microsoft Commons Mixer Building (Building 98A)
Learning Center (Building 92)
15255 NE 40th Street
Redmond, WA 98052
Reception: 425.707.4945

Redmond HQ Conference

Hotel Information

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

Special attendee rate, MUST book by June 30th:

Book your room online for the Visual Studio Live! Room Block. The offer is subject to room availability, so make sure to book early.

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

  • Unlimited local phone calls
  • Complimentary access to the Fitness Center
  • In-room wireless internet access

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


Redmond HQ Travel Info


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 July, 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 Commons
Parking is available under the Microsoft Commons. All attendees must enter the Microsoft Commons through the main entrance.

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).

Visiting Redmond HQ

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.