Convention

Hotel Information

The Sheraton Society Hill
One Dock Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Reserve Your Room HERE:
https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/ecaattendees
Phone: 215-238-6000 • Hotel Reservations: 888-627-7078 / 800-325-3535


Overview
The Sheraton Society Hill is “one of the most distinguished hotels in Philadelphia, the recently renovated Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill now offers contemporary spaces with brand-new décor, warm tones and the best of modern amenities. Choose from among our 354 guest rooms and 10 suites in the heart of the historic district, and be just steps from popular sights and activities! Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, experience a charming blend of the past and present in the City of Brotherly Love.”

General Information

  • Standard check in and out times (Check in:  3 p.m. / Check out:  Noon)
  • On-site parking
  • On-site Hertz Car Rental Desk
  • In-lobby internet access and printing station
  • Indoor heated pool (equipped with ADA compliant lift)
  • On-site Starbucks Café
  • On-site restaurant Taste
  • Fitness Center
  • Located in the middle of the Philadelphia Historic District (wide array of restaurants, bars, attractions) ; a list of local options will be made available prior to the convention and ECA will have a dedicated reservationist at the registration desk
  • ADA compliant and will work with groups and attendees on individual needs
  • No smoking hotel (spaces available outside for smokers)

Internet Information:

  • Free Internet access in guest rooms  
  • In-lobby internet access and printing station
  • Student volunteers will be strategically stationed with SmartPhones or iPads to assist participants with general inquiry needs regarding the area or convention


Room Rates for the Convention

The Sheraton Society Hill will hold a full block of rooms at convention rates. (No overflow hotel has been confirmed but several hotels are walking distance from the convention hotel and can be booked as needed.) Room rates are confirmed at:

  • $179.00 per night for a single/double ($20.00 for each additional person)
  • 15.5% tax (single)

The block of ECA priced rooms reservation cutoff is March 27, 2015 (rooms tend to book up long before the cut off date – so be sure to book early).

Travel and Parking  (information confirmed as of April 2014; check with the hotel or ECA Planner for updates as available)

Travel:

  • An independent Shuttle Service (Lady Liberty) provides transportation from the Airport, $10 per person each way, running every 15-20 minutes.
  • Cab from airport is $ 28.50 flat rate (not including tip).
  • Hotel to Amtrak station is 3.7 miles (can come into the station and 1) take a cab to the hotel or 2) take connection local train that will drop off one block from hotel)
    Train has direct route from Hotel to Amtrak Station
    (a full detailed travel options handout is available from the hotel or your ECA Planner)

Parking:

  • Parking is available at the Sheraton for $25 per day and $35 for overnight
  • Several local parking lots are walking distance to the Sheraton and metered street parking is available (partial listing of nearby lots given below)

PhilaPark
E-Z Park
zipcar (two lots within walking distance)