2012 Hotel and Venue Information
PGA National Resort and Spa
Everything at PGA National Resort & Spa is designed to deliver a luxurious championship experience, and the resort's recent revitalization will redefine your expectations. Feel the vibrant buzz as you enter the spacious lobby, and enjoy a cocktail in the savvy, sophisticated iBAR. The Ironwood Grille is the resort’s premier restaurant for superb cuisine, and just one of nine restaurants and lounges on-site. 379 beautifully appointed rooms, suites and cottages create a sense of home, and attention to detail answers your every desire. Rest and relaxation take on new meaning at the 40,000-square-foot Spa, with over 100 treatments, a salon, and the exclusive "Waters of the World" mineral pools. Shape up at the 33,000 square foot Health & Racquet Club and then unwind with colleagues at the lush zero-entry pool.
A room block for the nights of May 13-16 (shoulder dates are availalbe on a limited basis) has been established at the PGA National Resort and Spa for Truck Blue Book Conference attendees, sponsors and vendors at the rate of $149 per night plus taxes. The Resort Charge of $25 per room per night has also been reduced to $10 per room per night for rooms reserved within the block (see below for more details.)
Reservations can be made online by using the link below or by calling 1-800-633-9150. Please mention that you are with the “Truck Blue Book Conference” to receive the special discounted rate.
The cut-off date for reservations is April 25, 2012. Reservations made after the cut-off date will be based on availability at the hotel’s prevailing rates. Please book early to ensure rate and space availability! Space is limited and the room block might sell out prior to the cut-off date!
Resort Charge (Reduced from $25 per room per night to $10 per room per night for Truck Blue Book Conference Guests):
- Unlimited local calls and long distance access
- Unlimited admission to the health and racquet club facilities (including bicycles and racquet ball), aerobics classes (Pilates Mat Class, Yoga and Spinning) and tennis court times
- Daily morning newspaper for each room
Porterage and Gratuity:
- Porterage: $10.00 per person per room (suggested amount, at guest discretion)
- Housekeeping: $2.50 per person per day (suggested amount, at guest discretion)
- High speed wireless internet access is available in all guest rooms at a daily charge of $10.95 per room.
- Self parking will be $10.00 per vehicle for overnight stay. Valet for guests of the resort is $20.00 per vehicle per night.
For vendor fair information, including important details regarding hotel shipping, registration, install and dismantle hours, conference and vendor fair hours, vendor fair furnishings, audio/visual rental and contact info please visit the Vendor's Kit section of the Vendor Fair page.
400 Avenue of the Champions
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418
1-800-633-9150 (toll free)
DirectionsDistance from Palm Beach International Airport: 15 miles
Drive time: 23 minutes
Directions: Head east on Turnage Blvd. Merge onto I-95 N via the ramp to W Palm Beach. Take exit 79B to merge onto PGA Blvd/SR-786 W. Turn left at Fairway Dr. At the traffic circle, take the second exit onto Avenue of Champions.
Distance from Fort Lauderdale International Airport: 60 miles
Drive time: 1 hour
Directions: Upon exiting the airport, merge onto I-595 W via the ramp to I-595 W/I-95/Florida's Turnpike. Follow 595 W for approx. 5 miles and take exit for Florida's Turnpike (a toll road) which will be on your right. Follow signs for Orlando/Florida's Turnpike North and merge onto Florida's Turnpike North for approx. 54 miles. Take exit #109 - PGA Boulevard. Turn right onto PGA Boulevard after passing through the toll plaza, and turn left at Avenue of the Champions (the first light). Avenue of the Champions will take you straight to the entrance of the resort.
Distance from Miami International Airport: 81 miles
Drive time: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Directions: Head west, and turn left (signs for High Vehicle/Parking & exit). Turn left, and merge onto Airport Expy/SR-112 E via the ramp to I-95 N/Beaches. Take the exit onto I-95 N/SR-9A N toward Orlando. Make a slight left at Florida's Turnpike N (signs for Florida's Turnpike N/SR-826 W). Take exit 109 toward Palm Beach Gardens. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for SR-786 W/SR-710/PGA National/Motorsports Park. Merge onto PGA Blvd/SR-786 W. Turn left at Avenue of the Champions.
TransportationSoutheastern Florida Transportation Group, LLC
The PGA National Resort and Spa has an in-house transportation group that can assist you with all of your transportation needs. They can even bill all transportation costs to your room if you prefer. To set-up transportation through Southeastern Florida Transportation group please call the resort directly at 561.627.2000 and ask for the transportation department.
Palm Beach International Airport
Sedan $ 69.30 (Up to *3* passengers with luggage) Base $55.00
Van $ 100.80 ( Up to *8* passengers with luggage) Base $80.00
Limousine $ 113.40 (Up to *6* passengers with luggage) Base $90.00
Mini Bus $ 292.50 (Up to *17* passengers with luggage) Base $225.00
Motor Coach $ 487.50 (Up to *35* passengers with luggage) Base $375.00
Fort Lauderdale International Airport
Sedan $ 189.00 (Up to *3* passengers with luggage) Base $150.00
Van $ 214.20 (Up to *8* passengers with luggage) Base $170.00
Limousine $ 233.10 (Up to *6* passengers with luggage) Base $185.00
Mini Bus $ 455.00 (Up to *17* passengers with luggage) Base $455.00
Motor Coach $ 585.00 (Up to *35* passengers with luggage) Base $450.00
Miami International Airport
Sedan $ 252.00 (Up to *3* passengers with luggage) Base $200.00
Van $ 264.60 (Up to *8* passengers with luggage) Base $210.00
Limousine $ 283.50 (Up to *6* passengers with luggage) Base $225.00
Mini Bus $ 513.50 (Up to *17* passengers with luggage) Base $395.00
Motor Coach $ 682.50 (Up to *35* passengers with luggage) Base $525.00
For arrivals, please add $ 4.00 parking for PBI, $ 5.00 for FLL, and $ 7.50 for MIA. PLEASE NOTE: There is a FOUR (4) HOUR cancellation policy on all reserved transportation for SEDANS and VANS and a TWENTY-FOUR (24) HOUR cancellation policy on LIMOUSINES, MINI BUSES, and MOTOR COACHES. (Wait time may occur, at an additional transportation charge.)