Convention Info

Lodging & Location


All meetings, the business expo and social functions will take place at the The Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center on the Potomac, National Harbor, MD. Just minutes from Washington, DC.

The Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745


The newest addition to the national capital region, the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center, set along the banks of the Potomac River.

Gaylord National reflects the lore and legacies of the mid-Atlantic region. Attendees will find sophisticated guestrooms situated around a climate-controlled atrium that pays homage to the area's famous sights and sounds. Here, guests will also enjoy four signature restaurants, a 20,000-square-foot spa, the area's hottest ultra lounge, elegant retail shops and a magnificent waterfront promenade boasting a full-service marina and views of nearby Washington D.C. and Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.

Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center is a total destination resort offering world-class meeting facilities, exceptional service, entertainment, a world-class spa and salon, and recreation.

The Resort's spa: Relache, has a decidedly European flavor. Relache spa and fitness center at Gaylord National Resort brings the latest spa services and exercise offerings together under one roof. The spa features 12 tereatment rooms throughout its 20,000 square-foot hideaway for relaxation, pampering and exercise. A centerpiece of the spa is a 24-hour state-of-the-art, 4,000-square-foot fitness center, connected toan indoor lap pool.

BPAMA Convention Room Rate:

The GAYLORD NATIONAL is now sold out.
BPAMA is holding a limited number of rooms for last minute registrants. You may contact BPAMA to determine if any additional rooms remain (912-598-7939) or tsetter@bpama.com.

Additional rooms are available at the following hotels, all within walking distance of the Gaylord.
Please Note: The rate will be based on space available. The rate show below was offered as we confirmed that rooms were available.


Residence Inn National Harbor (directly across from the Gaylord)
192 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD

The Westin National Harbor
171 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD

Hampton Inn & Suites National Harbor
250 Waterfront Street, Oxon Hill, MD
301-567-3531 $259

Aloft Washington National Harbor
156 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD

For more information about Washington, DC and National Harbor, MD, visit:

WEATHER in Washington, DC
  • October averages a high of 65 and an overnight low of 48. With historical range of daytime temperature between 52 and 82
  • During October there is a 30% chance of rain
  • Weather in Washington, DC
  • Meetings: Business casual
  • Wednesday reception: Business casual
  • Thursday evening dinner: Dressy, coat (tie optional)
  • Friday evening dinner: Resort casual

Reagan National Airport(15 minutes from the Gaylord National)

Dulles International Airport (45 minutes from the Gaylord National)

Baltimore Washington Airport (45 minutes from the Gaylord National)

Driving Directions/Transportation from major airports

As National Harbor is a new development and may not register on some GPS systems, please follow these driving directions for best results.