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Marriott Wardman Park

Marriott Wardman Park
Marriott Wardman Park

The Marriott Wardman Park is the perfect venue to host USDPS. Situated in the heart of our nation’s capital, the Marriott Wardman Park is the city's largest conference hotel, with over 193,000 square feet of adaptable space and capacity for up to 3,800 guests.

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Experience a quiet retreat in NW D.C. at the Marriott Wardman Park. Located on 16 scenic acres in the affluent Woodley Park neighborhood, this historic hotel is the favored destination among both business and leisure travelers. For those looking to explore, The Marriott Wardman Park is just steps from the Woodley Park-Zoo/Adams Morgan Metro station, putting the White House and Renwick Gallery a quick metro ride away. Foodies will be thrilled with the hotel's convenient location, within walking distance of some of Northwest Washington, D.C.'s best restaurants.

Room Rates

AUVSI has negotiated a discounted rate of $181.00/night for you to stay at the Marriott Wardman Park during the Unmanned Systems — Defense. Protection. Security. (USDPS) The rate shown is per room, per night and is subject to state, city and occupancy taxes in effect at the time of the meeting. The current tax is 14.95%.

Reservations – Hotel Cut-off Date: August 2, 2019

Reservations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and may be made through this link, or by calling 202.328.2000 and referencing group code “AUVSI”. Should the room block sell out, reservations will be accepted on a space- and rate-available basis.

All reservation requests will require a credit card or first night room deposit within 14 days after the guest room is confirmed by the hotel. Personal checks, money orders or a valid major credit card will be accepted for the deposit. Deposits will be refunded for rooms cancelled more the 48-hours prior to arrival.

Hotel Confirmation

Confirmations will be sent after each reservation booking, change and/or cancellation. Review each confirmation carefully for accuracy. If you do not receive a confirmation via email within two business days, contact the Meetings Department at

Changes and Cancellations

Name changes to room reservations may be made up to 7 days prior to arrival at no charge. Reservations may be cancelled without penalty up until 48-hours prior to arrival. Rooms cancelled with less than 48-hour notice will incur a penalty of one night’s stay. Rooms cancelled with less than 24-hours’ notice, or no-show, will incur a penalty of the full stay.

Beware of Room Pirates and Poachers

Reservations for USDPS should be made directly through the registration link above. If you provide your credit card information to any unauthorized vendors, your card may be charged but you may not have a reservation when you arrive at the hotel.

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Airline Discount

United Airlines

AUVSI has partnered with United Airlines to offer travel discounts to AUVSI Unmanned Systems—Defense. Protection. Security (USDPS).

  • Fares Offered: Up to 10% discount on applicable fares
  • Travel Dates: August 17, 2019 – August 25, 2019
  • Origin: Any United Air Lines city
  • Destination: Washington, DC area (WAS)
  • Booking fees: waived for meeting reservations

Reservations and ticketing is available by clicking here.

When booking online, enter promotion code: ZG3Y721529 in the promotions and certificates box on the bottom of “All search options” page or call United Reservations Meetings Desk at 800-426-1122 and provide the Z Code: ZG3Y and Agreement Code: 721529.

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