Accommodation update Sep 18, 2017:

The Hartford Marriott has very limited availability.  If  the dates you need are booked, there are  other hotels  within easy walking distance of the Convention Center and/or are on the free Dash shuttle that runs every 15 minutes and goes to the Convention Center. The link below gives you the hotel listing as well as the stop number on the shuttle route.


Thedash is the most convenient way to experience downtown Hartford, connecting you from the Connecticut Convention Center to hotels, attractions, restaurants and entertainment throughout the city. Thedash is a free, downtown circulator bus that departs from the Connecticut Convention Center every 15 minutes on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. During major downtown events, the schedule may be extended to include evening and weekend service.

The official hotel for the 2017 Hartford Zone Institute is the Hartford Marriott Downtown, which is adjacent to the Connecticut Convention Center, the site of the Pre-Institute and Institute meetings and meals. The facilities are connected by an inside corridor and an outside walkway. The Marriott is a 4 star rated hotel close to restaurants, tourist attractions and entertainment centers.
Amenities include a spa, fitness center, swimming pool, upscale dining at VIVO, a stylish bar scene at L BAR, Starbucks lounge, and high-speed Internet access. All guestrooms feature flat screen TVs.
Hartford Marriott Downtown
200 Columbus Blvd.
Hartford, CT 06103, US
$159 (USD) plus taxes (this rate is offered 2 days pre and post and includes internet)
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