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 2020 for more in-depth, behind the scenes developer training by technical experts and Microsoft insiders.

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: $225.00*
Book by: July 10, 2020

Book your room online, or by calling Reservations at 888.421.1442 and ask for the Visual Studio Live! Room Block. The offer is subject to room availability, so make sure to book early.

Hyatt Regency Bellevue rooms booked within the Visual Studio Live! room block include complimentary standard in-room internet and access to the Hyatt Stay Fit gym.
*The $225.00 room rate is based on single or double occupancy and excludes applicable state and local taxes.



Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA)
Distance: 22 miles from SEA to Microsoft Headquarters in Redmond; 9 miles from SEA to the Hyatt Regency Bellevue.

Estimated Taxi Fare to the Hyatt Regency Bellevue: $50 - $60 USD (one way)

Estimated Taxi Fare to Microsoft Campus: $55 - $65 USD (one way)

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

Shuttle Express
Reservations to SeaTac Airport are required. Book online or call 425.981.7000.

Shuttle Service to and from the Microsoft Campus
Visual Studio Live! 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 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 $28.00 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 $38.00 per day (plus applicable taxes).

Visiting Redmond

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.