Hotel

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

All training sessions and special events will take place at the Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center, located on the banks of the Potomac River and just a hop away from Washington, D.C. With nearly 2,000 guest rooms and 600,000 square feet of meeting space, Gaylord National is the perfect destination for learning, connecting and engaging at Forum.
Be sure to reserve your room before they sell out!

Meeting Venue
Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745
Phone: (301) 965-4000

Gaylord National Room Rate

$240 per night, plus tax
CADCA is pleased to offer a special room block at Gaylord National (the site of the Forum)— everything you need under one roof! The “CADCA” group rate includes:

  • Same rate for one to four people per room (no additional fee per person above double occupancy)
  • Complimentary high-speed internet access in each guestroom and in the atriums
  • Complimentary local phone calls (up to 20 minutes daily)
  • Complimentary toll-free and credit card calls (up to 20 minutes daily)
  • Complimentary bottled water (two per guestroom daily)
  • Complimentary access to the fitness center
  • Complimentary daily newspaper

Gaylord National is managed by Marriott Hotels, so you can earn Marriott Reward points for your stay!

Government Rate
A limited number of rooms each night are available at the per diem rate. If you are a federal government, military or state employee and require the per diem rate, please make sure to use the proper online link by clicking the button to receive the discounted rate or call the hotel directly at 301-965-4000, asking about the CADCA Government Rate. Proper ID will be required upon check-in to secure the rate.

Important Note
All rooms are subject to a 6% state sales tax and a 10% occupancy fee. All rooms will be booked on a first-come, first-served basis and are subject to availability. Rooms are available at the “CADCA” rate until Friday, January 7, 2022 (or earlier if the block sells out).

Reservation Policies
All reservations must be guaranteed by a major credit card, but the card will NOT be charged in advance of arrival. Reservations may be cancelled without penalty up to forty-eight (48) hours prior to the scheduled arrival date. Rooms canceled within forty-eight (48) hours of scheduled arrival date will be charged one night’s lodging. For those guests with a reservation who fail to check in on their arrival date, the hotel will charge your credit card for one night’s stay plus tax.

If a form of payment is not secured upon check-in, the hotel will lock your room, requiring you to visit the front desk to confirm payment arrangements. If traveling with a group and will have youth attendee staying in a room by themselves, please make sure that the room’s billing arrangements are confirmed to avoid confusion onsite.

Join CADCA at Gaylord National and take advantage of their recent renovations! Each of their guest rooms and suites have been completely renovated with all-new designs, furnishings and finishes.

Click here to take a virtual tour!

Travel

 

Welcome to National Harbor 
National Harbor has many things to offer attendees of the National Leadership Forum. From
shopping and dining, to sightseeing, it is a one stop experience that will leave you wanting to return for years to come. Whether you are a fine diner or a frugal one, the Harbor has plenty of options for you to choose from and many new choices since last year. The same can be said for their retail outlets. Please be sure to take some time during your visit to explore the area while in town…after training sessions conclude. 

 

Welcome to National Harbor

National Harbor has many things to offer attendees of the National Leadership Forum. From shopping and dining, to sightseeing, it is a one stop experience that will leave you wanting to return for years to come. Whether you are a fine diner or a frugal one, the Harbor has plenty of options for you to choose from and many new choices since last year. The same can be said for their retail outlets. Please be sure to take some time during your visit to explore the area while in town…after training sessions conclude.

 

Transportation Options

*Estimated one-way rate per passenger

Transportation Organized by CADCA
Metro Shuttle: Eisenhower Avenue Station (Yellow Line)
CADCA will provide continuous shuttle service between Gaylord National and the Eisenhower Avenue Metro Station. The shuttles will pick up and drop off at Gaylord National's Maryland Ballroom Entrance. Prevention Day and Forum attendees must show their badges to the drivers when boarding the shuttles. This service is complimentary for CADCA attendees.

Hours of Operation
Sunday: 1 - 9 pm
Monday-Thursday: 7 am - 7 pm

Parking
On-site parking fees: $14/ hour; $30 daily
Valet parking fee: $49 daily
For more information about other Gaylord transportation office, visit their website.