Writer’s Digest Novel Writing Conference Travel



Hotel

Your headquarters during your time at the Writer’s Digest Novel Writing Conference will be the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in sunny Los Angeles, California.

Conference organizers have reserved a block of rooms for attendees at a special discounted rate of $229 + tax (single/double occupancy). To secure this rate, you must book your room by using the link below.  You may also call 1-855-732-5118 or email: writersdigestintensive@eventsphere.com.


Last day to save on your hotel is July 23, 2014.  The hotel block at the Hyatt is now closed and is sold out.


If you are still looking for a room for the conference the Holiday Inn Express Century City has rooms available and is within a half mile of the Hyatt (Conference hotel) and about a 10 minute walk.  The contact information for the Holiday Inn is below.


Holiday Inn Express Century City
10330 W. Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone: 310-553-1000


Book your room now.

The Hyatt Regency Century Plaza is situated on the fashionable West Side of Los Angeles, adjacent to Beverly Hills and near many iconic city sights:

  • Shop in Westwood or Beverly Hills, where you’ll find the world-famous Rodeo Drive!
  • Tour Fox Studios and Grauman’s Chinese Theatre
  • Take your picture in front of the Hollywood Sign and on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
  • Catch some sun and sand in Malibu, Santa Monica or Venice Beach


Hotel Address:

Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
2025 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA 90067


Transportation

To/From Los Angeles Airport Super Shuttle offers 24-hour Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) service, 7 days a week, to and from Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.

  • Arriving guests will find a Shared Ride island outside of each baggage claim area. Look for blue vans with yellow lettering marked "Super Shuttle."
  • Departing guests make reservations 24 hours in advance of leaving Hyatt Regency Century Plaza for LAX. Phone: 800-258-3826 (outside California) or 310-782-6600 (inside California) or ask the hotel concierge.
  • Cost: $14.00 each way
Taxis can be found curbside on the Lower/Arrival Level islands at LAX in front of each terminal under the yellow sign indicating Taxis.
  • Passengers will be presented with a ticket stating typical fares to major destinations.
  • Only authorized taxis with an official seal issued by City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation on each vehicle are permitted in the airport. It is illegal for any transportation services to solicit fares, and travelers using such services do so at their own risk.
  • Departing guests should speak with the hotel concierge to arrange transportation back to LAX.
  • Cost: approximately $35.00 each way

 

DIRECTIONS

From Los Angeles International Airport (approximately 10 miles)

Take Century Boulevard East to the San Diego Freeway (Interstate 405) North and exit at Santa Monica Boulevard. Turn right onto Santa Monica Boulevard, proceed 2 miles, and turn right onto Avenue of the Stars. Hyatt Regency Century Plaza is located 2 blocks ahead, on the right, at 2025 Avenue of the Stars.

From East
Take Interstate 10 West past downtown Los Angeles. Exit at Overland Avenue and turn right. Proceed 1 mile to Pico and turn right. Proceed 1 mile to Avenue of the Stars and turn left. Hyatt Regency Century Plaza is located at 2025 Avenue of the Stars.

From North
Take Highway 101 South to I-405 South. Exit I-405 onto Santa Monica Boulevard and turn left. Turn right onto Avenue of the Stars. Hyatt Regency Century Plaza is located 2 blocks ahead, on the right, at 2025 Avenue of the Stars.

From South
Take Interstate 5 North to I-405. Follow I-405 North to Santa Monica Boulevard and turn right. Proceed 2 miles to Avenue of the Stars and turn right. Hyatt Regency Century Plaza is located 2 blocks ahead, on the right, at 2025 Avenue of the Stars.