Advocacy Day 2012 Accommodations

Accommodations for the Sixth Annual Pancreatic Cancer Advocacy Day are available at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel located in Arlington, Virginia (a suburb of Washington, DC). We have arranged for a limited number of rooms to be available for a discount rate of $199 per night (for single or double occupancy), plus taxes and service charges. This rate is based on availability and will expire on May 18, 2012, so please book your room as soon as possible. If you call the hotel directly, mention the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network block to get the discounted rate.

The hotel address:

Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, V.A. 22202
Phone: 703-920-3230

NOTE: Two Marriott hotels are located in the area – the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel and the Crystal City Marriott Hotel. When making reservations, please be sure to select the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel.

Online Reservations

For online reservations, please go to:

Transportation Information

While the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network will provide Metro farecards to transport advocates from the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel to Capitol Hill for congressional meetings, participants are responsible for making their own airfare/transportation arrangements to and from the hotel. The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network cannot reimburse travel, hotel accommodations, or parking expenses.

You can find directions from the three DC area airports to the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel here.

The hotel's complimentary hotel shuttle runs every 15 minutes between the hotel and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).

Cabs from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to the Crystal Gateway Marriott will cost approximately $7 one way (plus tip), and the trip will take from 10 to 20 minutes, depending upon traffic. A Metro stop is located at the airport as well. (To get to the hotel, take the BLUE LINE Rail labeled LARGO TOWN CENTER or the YELLOW LINE labeled FORT TOTTEN and exit one stop to CRYSTAL CITY METRO STATION.) The ride will cost $1.85 during non-rush hour times and on weekends and $2.40 during rush hour, and will take about 3 minutes plus a 5-minute walk to the hotel. The Metro has a stop under the hotel.

Questions? If you have any questions about the hotel, please contact Deanna Courtney at or 877-272-6226.