Venue and Hotel Information
The Renaissance St. Louis Grand Hotel is the site of Percom2015
Renaissance St. Louis Grand Hotel
800 Washington Avenue,
St. Louis, Missouri 63101
The hotel is located directly across from America’s Convention Center, and within walking distance from the historic Gateway Arch. Due to the hotel’s location on the newly “revitalized” Washington Avenue, shopping, several (over 30) trendy new restaurants and many night-time entertainment venues are also within walking distance. In addition, many of the city’s famed attractions and charming neighborhoods are easily accessible from the hotel. Hopefully you will be able to enjoy a few of these attractions while attending Percom.
Hotel Room Reservations
The Renaissance St. Louis Grand Hotel has been undergoing major renovations since last year. All Percom guests will be hosted in newly renovated rooms and will receive free Internet access.
A limited number of rooms are designated for our guests at a special rate of $149 and we encourage you to make your hotel reservation as early as possible, and no later than February 23, 2015, to take advantage of this offer. After this deadline, the conference rate is not guaranteed. For booking a hotel room, you can:
• Call the hotel at (+1 877 303 0104), using “IEEE Percom 2015” as the registration code, or
• Make online reservation here using “IEEE Percom 2015” as the registration code.
The Renaissance St. Louis Grand Hotel is 20 minutes from Lambert International Airport. This recently renovated Midwestern airport accommodates an average of 750 arrivals and departures daily and serves the following major airlines: American; Delta, United, US Airways, Air Canada, AirTran, Alaska Air line, Frontier, and Southwest. It has direct daily flights to several major US cities, including: Atlanta, Charlotte, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, New Jersey, Chicago, Detroit, Toronto, Dallas Houston, Denver, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Seattle.
You can reach the hotel using several options, including:
• Go Best Express Shuttle: $21.00 (one way)
• Taxi: $35.00 (one way)
• MetroLink: Train $6.00 (one way)
St. Louis is known for its cultural and recreational experiences, setting it apart from the typical metropolitan destination. The city’s collection of dynamic neighborhoods, rich architectural heritage, cultural diversity, and strong commitment to historic preservation has helped to create St. Louis' authentic sense of place. At the heart of the city’s rebirth is a renewed downtown area, Gateway Arch, Historic Laclede’s Landing, the Lumiere Place Casino complex, Busch Stadium, and more. Her are a few of the attractions St. Louis has to offer… most of which are free and less than a 10 minute walk, drive, or ride on the Metro Link!
The 630-foot Gateway Arch
Saint Louis Zoo
St. Louis Science Center and Planetarium (in Forest Park)
The St. Louis Art Museum and History Museum (in Forest Park)
MX Movie Theatre
Old Court House Museum
The Fox Theater
Laclede’s Landing and Casino
Anheuser Busch Brewery