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Reserve Your Hotel Room

Rooms are available at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center at a special discounted rate of $229 per night plus tax.

A daily resort fee of $18 per night is included in the guest room rate.  The resort fee includes local phone calls (first 20 minutes per call), toll-free and credit card calls (first 20 minutes per call), high-speed internet access in each guest room, wireless internet access in all hotel atriums, access to the resort's state-of the art fitness center, bottled water (two per room each day), and daily newspaper (delivered to elevator banks on each floor).

Please make room reservations for the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center by calling Gaylord National reservations at (301) 965-4000 or online via the hotel group reservation site.  If making a reservation by phone, please refer to the group name 2016 AAIM Skills Development Conference to receive the discounted rate.  A deposit of the first night’s stay is due at the time of reserving the room.

Rooms will be available at the discounted rate on a space-available, rate-available basis until Monday, September 19, 2016

To learn more about the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, please visit the hotel website.

If you have any questions about hotel accommodations for the 2016 AAIM Skills Development Conference, please contact the AAIM office at (703) 341-4540 or educationalprograms@im.org.

Things to Do in National Harbor

National Harbor offers stunning views of the Potomac River and Old Town Alexandria while offering many dining, shopping, and entertainment options.  Be sure to take a ride on the Capital Wheel or take a water taxi over to Old Town Alexandria.

To find out more about National Habor, please visit their website

Getting There

The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center is conveniently located between three airports.

  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is approximately eight miles from the hotel (approximate cab fare $28). 
  • Washington Dulles International Airport is approximately 35 miles from the hotel (approximate cab fare $80).
  • Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is approximately 44 miles from the hotel (approximate cab fare $70).

Car Rentals

Most national car rental companies operate out of all three local airports, including but not limited to Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, and Thrifty.  Please visit the car rental company websites to request quotes or make reservations.


The hotel offers onsite self parking at a fee of $8.00 per hour or $28.00 daily.  The hotel also offers valet parking at a fee of $41.00 daily.