2014 DOD Maintenance Symposium

November 17-20, 2014

Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Sheraton Birmingham Hotel

Hotel & Travel Information

Message to Attendees

The DoD Maintenance Symposium planners have made every effort to secure the best possible group nightly room rate for you at this event. That rate results from a negotiated overall package of event needs such as sleeping rooms, meeting room space and other requirements. Please help us keep the costs of this event as low as possible by booking your housing needs at the designated host hotel and through the reservation process created on the web site's link. The planning team appreciates your support and understanding of this important issue. Thank you.

Hotels

Sheraton Birmingham
2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North
Birmingham, AL 35203

Westin Birmingham
2221 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard
Birmingham, AL 35203

NEW HOTEL JUST ADDED!
Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham-Downtown-Tutwiler
2021 Park Place
Birmingham, Alabama 35203

Hotel Reservation Form

Event dates -November 17-20, 2014

The prevailing Government Per Diem rate is available at the Sheraton Birmingham per night and single/double occupancy $129.00 at the Westin Birmingham. Complimentary WIFI Internet access is included in the sleeping room rate at both the Sheraton and Westin Reservation. The sleeping room block ends on Thursday, October 30, 2014

HOTEL RESERVATION LINK

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00 Noon

General Information

Sheraton Birmingham
  • Airport shuttle (based on availability)
  • Self-parking $6/day
  • High Speed Internet Access in guest rooms complimentary for DoD attendees
  • Connected via Skybridge to the BJCC
  • Indoor pool
  • Proud to be a Green hotel

Westin Birmingham

Driving Directions to Sheraton Birmingham Hotel

Courtesy shuttle from Birmingham Airport is available between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m.

From North
Take Interstate 65 South to Exit 261A. Then take Exit 125B, which is 22nd Street. Turn left at the second stop light and turn left again onto 9th Avenue North. Continue straight ahead and the hotel garage and main entrance is on the right.

From Birmingham International Airport
Take Interstate 20 West and exit at 22nd Street. Go through the intersection to the stoplight. Turn right at the light and the hotel entrance is one block further on the right.

From West
Take Interstate 20 East/Interstate 59 North to Exit 125B, which is 22nd Street. Turn left at the second stop light and turn left again on 9th Avenue North. Continue straight ahead and the hotel entrance is on the right.

From South
Take Interstate 65 North to Exit 261A. Then take Exit 125B, which is 22nd Street. Turn left at the second stop light and then turn left again on 9th Avenue North. Continue straight ahead and the hotel garage and main entrance is on the right.

Driving Directions to Sheraton Birmingham Hotel

Birmingham Airport (BHM)
The Westin Birmingham's complimentary hotel shuttle runs to and from the hotel and airport 6:00AM to 11:00PM every day. The Birmingham Airport is approximately 3.22 km/2.0 miles away from the Westin Birmingham.

Rental Car Services
Enterprise Rent-A-Car: (205) 591-1927
National Car Rental: (205) 592-7259

Additional Information
If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact us at (205) 307-3600.

Directions

From West
  • Follow Interstate 20 East/Interstate 59 North
  • Take Exit 125B/22nd Street
  • Turn left at the second stop light
  • Turn left onto 9th Avenue North
  • Turn left at the second stop light, onto Richard Arrington Boulvard N.
  • Continue straight on the road
  • The hotel is on the right

From South
  • Follow Interstate 65 North
  • Take Exit 261A
  • Take Exit 125B/22nd Street
  • Turn left at the second stop light
  • Turn left onto 9th Avenue North
  • Turn right at the second stop light, onto Richard Arrington Boulevard N.
  • Continue straight on the road
  • The hotel is on the right

From Birmingham International Airport
  • Follow Interstate 20 West
  • Take the 22nd Street exit
  • Proceed through the intersection to the stop light
  • Turn right at the stop light
  • Continue straight on the road
  • The hotel is on the right

From North
  • Follow Interstate 65 South
  • Take Exit 261A
  • Take Exit 125B/22nd Street
  • Turn left at the second stop light
  • Turn left onto 9th Avenue North
  • Turn right at the second stop light, onto Richard Arrington Boulevard N.
  • Continue straight on the road
  • The hotel is on the right

Dining at the Sheraton Birmingham

Sheraton guests don't have to travel far for some of Birmingham's best dining - enjoy our hotel's onsite restaurants offering a wide range of options to satisfy any craving. Situated in a garden setting under the soaring 17-story atrium, the Atrium Café offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. For a more casual setting, Casey's Sports Bar and Grill offers great food and entertainment, serving your favorite beer and burgers. Moretti's invites guests to enjoy flavorful cocktails and an array of wine and drinks. For a quick start to your day, visit La Tazza for freshly brewed Starbucks coffee drinks, assorted teas, and baked goods.

Dining at the Westin Birmingham

Westin guests don't have to travel far for some fine dining at one of the Birmingham restaurants. Guests can experience some of Birmingham's best dining at our hotel's onsite restaurant, Todd English P.U.B., offering guests a modern twist on traditional Pub House Cuisine. The pub offers a variety of foods so you can enjoy one of the best Birmingham restaurants without even leaving the hotel. Celebrity Chef Todd English will introduce you to a mix of traditional American comfort foods, an assortment of prime meats, creative delicacies, and a full Raw Bar. For a quick start to your day, visit Octane Coffee Bar for a great selection of freshly brewed coffee drinks, assorted teas, and baked goods. During later hours, Octane invites guests to relax and unwind with an array of cocktails and small bites.

Local Dining

UPTOWN Entertainment District Dinning - walking distance to the Sheraton and Westin with numerous restaurants, bars and nightlife.

Attractions

Arts & Culture
  • Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 0.1 km/0.1 miles
  • Birmingham Museum of Art 0.2 km/0.1 miles
  • Arlington Antebellum Home and Garden 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Southern Museum of Flight 9.6 km/6.0 miles
  • International Motorsports Hall of Fame 56.3 km/35.0 miles
Community
  • Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex 0.1 km/0.1 miles
  • UAB (University of Alabama, Birmingham) Hospital 1.3 km/0.8 miles
  • Kirklin Clinic 1.3 km/0.8 miles
  • Healthsouth Hospital 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Birmingham Southern College 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • St. Vincent's Hospital 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Children's Hospital 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • University of Alabama-Birmingham 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Our Lady of the Angels Monastery 16.1 km/10.0 miles
  • Mercedes-Benz United States International Visitors Center 56.3 km/35.0 miles
Corporate Offices
  • Southeastern Conference 0.1 km/0.1 miles
  • Alabama Power 0.5 km/0.3 miles
  • Birmingham News 0.5 km/0.3 miles
  • Energen 0.6 km/0.4 miles
  • Compass Bank 0.6 km/0.4 miles
  • First Alabama Bank 0.6 km/0.4 miles
  • Ernst & Young 0.6 km/0.4 miles
  • KPMG 0.6 km/0.4 miles
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers 0.6 km/0.4 miles
  • Regions Bank Corporate Office 0.6 km/0.4 miles
  • Deloitte 0.8 km/0.5 miles
  • Wells Fargo 0.8 km/0.5 miles
  • Southern Research Institute 1.5 km/0.9 miles
  • U.S. Steel Plant 8.0 km/5.0 miles
  • Eternal Word Television Network 16.1 km/10.0 miles
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield 16.1 km/10.0 miles
Golf
  • Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, Oxmoor Valley 22.5 km/14.0 miles
Government Offices
  • Social Security Administration Building 0.2 km/0.1 miles
  • City Hall 0.2 km/0.1 miles
  • Civil Rights Institute 1.0 km/0.6 miles
Local Attractions
  • McWane Science Center 0.8 km/0.5 miles
  • Regions Field 2.3 km/1.6 miles
  • Reynolds Historical Library 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Botanical and Japanese Gardens 4.8 km/3.0 miles
  • Alabama State Fairgrounds 6.4 km/4.0 miles
  • Ruffner Mountain Nature Center 9.6 km/6.0 miles
  • Red Mountain Park 16.3 km/10.1 miles
  • Talladega Superspeedway 56.3 km/35.0 miles
Nearby Destinations
  • Five Points South Historic District 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Talladega 56.3 km/35.0 miles
Recreation
  • Birmingham Zoo 4.8 km/3.0 miles
  • Desoto Caverns 64.3 km/40.0 miles
Shopping
  • Colonial Brookwood Village 8.85 km/5.5 miles
  • Riverchase Galleria 14.5 km/9.0 miles
Entertainment
  • The Alabama Theatre 0.8 km/0.5 miles
  • Meyer Planetarium 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Legion Field Stadium 3.2 km/2.0 milles

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