Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054
The Santa Clara Convention Center is a complete meeting venue in the heart of Silicon Valley, CA just south of San Francisco off Interstate I-101 at Great America Parkway. The center's fully-equipped facilities are perfect for all sizes of meetings, trade shows, conventions, association gatherings, banquets, and special events.
In the event the group rate is no longer available, the option of the next best rate will be listed based on availability.
Take advantage of the low rates available and book your rooms now while they last! DesignCon has contracted special rates with the Hyatt Regency and Avatar Hotel.
5101 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054
(800) 233-1234 or
$199 per night
Ask for the DesignCon special rate.
4200 Great America Pkwy
Santa Clara, CA 95054
One mile away from the Santa Clara Convention Center and minutes from Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC). The hotel also offers easy access to well-known tech cities such as Sunnyvale, Mountain View, and San Jose.
$149 per night
Ask for the DesignCon special rate. Groups of 10 or more may be required to sign a sub block agreement with the hotel.
As DesignCon 2013 draws closer, exhibitors and attendees are from time to time subjected to improper solicitation from unaffiliated hotels or third-party housing agencies.
Hotels listed on this website are the sole UBM-approved Hotels for the event. UBM, in our efforts to provide exhibitors and attendees with a quality event, encourages you to book your housing accommodations using the reservation phone numbers and/or links provided to attendees.
Any offers from other hotels and/or housing agencies are not endorsed by DesignCon 2013. You may advise UBM of any unauthorized solicitations via email to
From San Francisco International Airport (approximately 30 miles):
Take Highway 101 South to Great America Parkway and turn left. The hotel is located on the right at the corner of Tasman and Great America Parkway.
From Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (approximately 5 miles):
Turn left onto Airport Boulevard, and then turn left again onto Guadalupe Parkway. Follow the signs to Highway 101 North. Guadalupe Parkway will put you onto Highway 101 North. Take Great America Parkway and turn right.
From Points North:
Take I-880 South and exit to Highway 237 West toward Mountain View. Turn left onto Great America Parkway, and then turn left into the hotel entrance. The hotel is located at the corner of Tasman and Great America Parkway.
From Points South:
Take I-880 North to Highway 101 North and exit at Great America Parkway. Turn right onto Great America Parkway. The hotel is located on the corner of Tasman and Great America Parkway.
From Points East:
Take I-5 South toward San Francisco / Los Angeles. Merge onto I-205 West toward I-580 / San Francisco; I-205 becomes I-580 West. Take the I-680 North exit toward Sacramento / San Jose, then merge onto I-680 South via the exit on the left toward San Jose. Take the Mission Boulevard West exit toward I-880 / Warm Springs District / UC Extension. Merge onto Mission Boulevard / CA-262 West, then merge onto I-880 South toward San Jose. Merge onto CA-237 West / Alviso-Milipitas Road toward Mountain View. Take the Great America Parkway exit toward Lafayette Street, turn left onto Great America Parkway.
San Jose International Airport
1701 Airport Blvd.
San Jose, CA 95110
San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco, CA 94128
Oakland International Airport
1 Airport Drive
Oakland, CA 94621
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