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Conference Venue, Hotel Deals and Travel

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego; Home to All Visual Studio Live! Sessions & Activities
Take advantage of the special attendee room rate by September 2nd

Conference Location

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
207 5th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101


Hotel Information

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
207 5th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Special attendee rate, MUST book by September 2nd:

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

  • Complimentary standard in-room internet
  • 20% off dinner at Mary Jane’s Restaurant
  • Unlimited access to the 24/7 fitness center

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



Airport: San Diego International Airport - Lindbergh Field (SAN) The distance is ~3 miles from SAN to the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 10 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 2.5 USD (one way)

Avis Rent-a-Car is offering a discount on car rental for Visual Studio Live! San Diego 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! San Diego is casual. San Diego daytime temperatures in September average 72 degrees during the day and 65 degrees at night, which is one reason San Diego has earned the moniker “America’s Finest City.” Temperatures inside the meeting rooms can vary greatly, so please plan your attire accordingly.

Valet Parking at Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
For your convenience, the Hard Rock Hotel offers 24-hour valet parking for $55 per day.

Self-parking at the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego:

Downtown San Diego offers plenty of paid private parking nearby the Hard Rock Hotel for those wanting to self-park.

*parking charges are subject to change without notice

Visiting San Diego and Southern California

Visiting San Diego

Take advantage of all the city of San Diego and Southern California has to offer. Visit the San Diego, CA Tourism Site site for information on places to visit and things to do.