Seattle, WA: June 2-3, 2015

Bell Harbor Conference Center

Venue & Hotel Information for SMX Advanced Seattle 2015

Conference Hotels

Seattle Westin

Westin Seattle

1900 5th Avenue
Seattle, Washington 98101 USA

… is centrally located in the heart of downtown, with quick and easy access to the best local restaurants, shops, and Seattle’s main attractions, like the Flagship Nordstrom Store, Pike Place Market, the Space Needle and the Seattle Art Museum.

The Westin is a quick walk to the Bell Harbor Convention Center, and free shuttle service will also be provided.

The hotel features complimentary wireless high speed internet access in the hotel lobby and in SMX Advanced guest rooms. You’ll enjoy the super comfy heavenly beds and beautiful water views. Other amenities include the 24-hour WestinWORKOUT® Gym, on-site burger restaurant, Starbucks and lobby bar where you can meet up with other SMX Advanced attendees.

Take advantage of the special SMX Advanced rate – just $289 per night. Reserve online when you register for SMX Advanced, or call (877) 242-5242 in order to get the special SMX Advanced conference rate.

The Marriott

The Seattle Marriott Waterfront – SOLD OUT

2100 Alaskan Way
Seattle, Washington 98121 USA

… is located in the heart of downtown Seattle’s most popular waterfront district. This property is directly across the street from the venue for SMX, the Bell Harbor International Conference Center. It is just steps to Pike Place Market and minutes to major downtown attractions. Reserve online when you register for SMX Advanced or call (877) 242-5242. Rooms are available at the special SMX Advanced rates of $259 per night for standard and $299 per night for bay view.

Note: The hotels will not accept reservations for SMX Advanced directly, so registering online or calling (877) 242-5242 will save you some aggravation.


Bell Harbor International Conference Center

Bell Harbor International Conference Center

2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66
Seattle, Washington 98121 USA

SMX Advanced happens in Seattle at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center.

Aside from beautiful views, attendees will enjoy a world-class facility featuring lecture-hall seating, with room for laptops and plenty of power outlets to go around. But a picture’s worth a thousand words, so view the slide show to see more.

Getting to the Bell Harbor:

 Parking Duration Rate
0-1 hours $5.00
1-2 hours $8.00
2-3 hours $10.00
3-4 hours $12.00
4-10 hours $15.00
10-14 hours $17.00
14-24 hours $21.00
Evenings after 5pm $7.00

Parking Garage

Bell Street Pier Garage #28
2323 Elliott Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121

The closest garage is the Art Institute of Seattle’s parking garage, which is connected to Bell Harbor via the skybridge.

To inquire about rates for the Art Institute of Seattle parking garage, call Republic Parking at (206) 443-1793

For shorter meetings, there is 4-hour street parking along Alaska Way, at $4 per hour.


Metro Transit offers many bus routes to take you within walking distance of Bell Harbor. The Waterfront Streetcar Line Bus MT 99 stops at Alaskan Way & Clay, two blocks north of Bell Harbor International Conference Center. Additionally, six buses service the 1st Avenue & Lenora Street stop, where there is a simple walk down the stairs or elevator ride to Alaskan Way, one block away where Lenora dead ends at the bottom of the hill. Once past the stairs down or the elevator, walk two blocks to the right to Bell Harbor.

Those routes are:

  • MT 15-O
  • MT 18-O
  • MT 22-I
  • MT 56-I
  • MT 81-O
  • MT 994-I

For detailed Metro bus routes and information, visit Metro Transit Online or call (206) 553-3000.

The Light Rail

Closest stations: Westlake Station (4th and Pine), University Street Station (3rd and University).

For detailed information, visit SoundTransit.