Housing & Travel

The Hilton Clearwater Hotel

The official hotel of the AALNC Annual Forum 2018 is The Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa.

Situated on the #1 beach in the United States, the newly renovated Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa overlooks the Gulf of Mexico. The iconic hotel offers food and drink service nearly to the water’s edge and features the only tiki bar on the sand.

The Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa
400 Mandalay Avenue
Clearwater, FL 33767

Click here to reserve your room for the AALNC Annual Forum 2018 at the discounted rate of $219/night plus tax for a single or double room. This rate includes:

In Rooms Amenities: 
Basic Internet for up to Two Devices 
Unlimited Local & 1-800 Phone Calls 
Two Bottled Waters Daily 

Resort Amenities: 
One Complimentary Beach Photo Shoot at JPEGS with one Digital Download or Print 
15% off at Provisions Co. and Gift Shop 
10% off at High Times Water Sports 
Addition to On-site Fitness Center, Complimentary Access to Full Service Gym Two Blocks North 

Recreation Amenities: 
Bicycle usage based on availability, must be 12+/ One Hour Increments 
Complimentary Access to Non-Motorized Water Sports from 9:00-10:00 am

Reserve by Thursday, March 15, 2018 in order to receive the discounted rate. The discounted room block may sell out, so be sure to secure your accommodations early. 

Book Early and Save

Save on travel costs by booking early. Check travel sites or flight apps for best rates to Clearwater.

Airport and Ground Transport

The Tampa International Airport (TPA) is approximately 20 miles from The Hilton Clearwater. There are many options for getting to and from the hotel including:


Approximately $50 from the airport (Fees are only an estimate and subject to change)


Approximately $30 from the airport (Fees are only an estimate and subject to change)

Super Shuttle

Approximately $25 for a shared ride from the airport. Click here to receive $5 off SuperShuttle Services or $10 off ExecuCar Services. Enter promo code EMLWG at checkout.

Car Rental

Tampa International Airport offers rental car services from Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar Car Rental, Enterprise, Hertz, National Car Rental, and Thrifty Car Rental.