Meeting Venue and City Information

JW MariottJW Marriott Buckhead
3300 Lenox Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
(800) 613-2051

To reserve your room, call 800-613-2051 and reference "2013 NHP AIDS Conference" or "Group Code NHP" at the JW Marriott Buckhead in Atlanta. Our group block room rate of $169, plus applicable state and local taxes, is available until October 11 at 5 pm Eastern. If you are a government employee, your rate is $133, plus taxes. It is important that you ask the reservation representative to connect your reservation with the "2013 NHP AIDS Conference." All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card or accompanied by a first night room deposit.

JW Marriott Buckhead

At our host hotel, you will experience the impeccable service, stylishly modern accommodations and cutting-edge technology Marriott offers. The hotel, which is a winner of the coveted AAA Four-Diamond and Mobile Three Star Awards, is just 18 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The recently refreshed hotel features state-of-the-art meeting facilities, 371 richly appointed guest rooms and suites, and a world-class fitness center, all crafted for a memorable stay. Conveniently located in the exclusive Buckhead neighborhood, connected to the legendary Lenox Square Mall and within walking distance of world-class dining and top-notch entertainment, the JW Marriott Buckhead is the perfect location to make our event truly exceptional.

Rooms are carefully crafted with a soothing blend of décor that features calming earth tones and high quality amenities that are geared toward business travelers with oversized granite work desks, wired and wireless high-speed Internet access, flat-screen HDTV and plug-in technology. High-speed internet access is available in public spaces and guest rooms, and can be available in meeting areas for those willing to pay the hotel fee.

Meeting rooms are ADA accessible, and the hotel will work with us to accommodate any special needs requests.

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The JW Marriott Buckhead puts incredible dining options right at your fingertips. You will find breakfast, lunch, an elegant dinner or a relaxing evening at one of the JW Marriott's prime dining or bar locations:

Nox Creek Southern Grill, where guests can enjoy a daily breakfast that includes pancakes and waffles, yogurt, eggs any way or a full buffet. The lunch and dinner menus boast locally harvested and sustainable soups/salads, seafood, steaks and a whole grain pasta dish.

Nox Creek Lounge, where guests can enjoy a full menu that includes salads, seafood and steak, flatbreads and decadent desserts that can all be paired with the perfect glass of wine, hand-crafted cocktail or locally crafted beer.

There are also many restaurants located within walking distance of the hotel. These include:

Located in Lenox Square Mall, which is connected to the hotel:

California Pizza Kitchen - California Cuisine - 404.262.9221

Corner Bakery Cafe - Breakfast/Lunch - 404.266.8282

Panera Bread Company - 404.848.9997

Prime - Steak, Seafood and Sushi - 404.812.0555

Mall Food Court

Located on Lenox Road

Houston's - American/Continental - 404.237.7534

Bucket Shop - Casual Sports Bar - 404.261.9244

Shula's 347 - Steak - 404.848.7345

Located on Peachtree Road

Morton's - Steak - 404.816.6535

Maggiano's - Casual Italian - 404.816.9650

Bistro Niko - Lighter French - 404.261.6456

Located in Phipps Plaza, which is across from Lenox Mall

Twist - Tapas - 404.869.1191

The Tavern - American - 404.814.9640

Davio's - Northern Italian Steakhouse - 404.844.4810

Mall Food Court (choices include Johnny Rockets, Moe's Southwest Grill and Subway)

Located in the Shops Around Lenox

The Palm - Steak - 404.814.1955

Dantanna's - Upscale Sports Bar - 404.760.8873  

Hashiguchi Jr. - Japanese with Small Sushi Bar - 404.814.9299


Our meeting attendees can also focus on their health while at the JW Marriott Buckhead, which offers a state-of-the-art fitness center featuring cardio and weight-training equipment, pool, sauna and hot tub.

Child Care

Contact information for A Friend of the Family's Elite Nanny Hotel Service is provided by the JW Marriott for those guests in need of child-care services during the conference. For more information about rates and hours, visit or call 770-725-2748.

Event Parking

Self-parking overnight: special group rate of $16 per night. Valet parking is also available.


Atlanta is known for its history, arts, fine dining, shopping and sports as well as its unique attractions, all of which combine to create a city filled with Southern charm and world-class sophistication. For more information about all Atlanta has to offer during your stay, visit these Web sites:

Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau

City of Atlanta

Georgia Aquarium, site of the symposium banquet

Emory University, home to the Yerkes National Primate Research Center

Airport Information

The JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead is located 18 miles (25 minutes) north of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL). Travel to the hotel can be accomplished by several options: 

  • Public Transit using MARTA: $2.50 one-way (NE7 Lenox Station right across the street from the JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead)
    MARTA map 
  • The Atlanta Airport Shuttle Service: $20.50 one-way, $37.00 roundtrip Phone: or 404-941-3440
  • Taxi Buckhead Flat Rate: $45.00 one-way with $2.00 per additional passenger