APT US&C 5nd Annual Conference


The 52nd Annual APT US&C Conference will be held at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Located in the heart of the Walt Disney World® Resort, next to Epcot® and Disney's BoardWalk entertainment district, the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort is the perfect venue for educational and networking opportunities at the conference and many options for dining and entertainment when the conference sessions end for the day.

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort
1500 Epcot Resorts Blvd.
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Phone: 407-934-4000
Toll-free reservations: 888-828-8850 www.swandolphin.com

Room rates for the APT US&C Conference are $174 a night, $25 for each additional person per night. Children under 18 stay for free.
Group rates are available for three days before and after the conference (July 18-July 28) based on availability at the hotel.

The resort offers unique Disney Differences with character appearances, theme park events, and much more. The sophisticated guest rooms were designed by world-renowned architect, Michael Graves, and feature Westin Heavenly Beds®. Enjoy 17 world-class restaurants and lounges, including steak, seafood, Italian, sushi, poolside dining venues, and 24-hour room service. Other amenities consist of stylishly redesigned lobbies, the luxurious Mandara Spa, five pools, two health clubs, whirlpools, four lighted tennis courts, jogging trails, and a supervised children’s activity center. Guests receive many special benefits, including complimentary transportation to all Walt Disney World® Theme Parks and Attractions, advance ticket purchases, the Extra Magic Hours benefit, and advance tee times on nearby championship Walt Disney World® golf courses. Click on the button below to learn more about


By air:
The Orlando International Airport is 20 minutes from the hotel.

Airport Shuttles:
Here are two shuttles from the airport to the hotel. It is recommended that you make shuttle reservations in advance.
SuperShuttle: $18 one-way or $36 round trip
Mears Transportation: $23 one-way or $37 round trip

By car:
From Florida's Turnpike (Heading South)
Take I-4 West (exit 259) to exit 67 (old 26B).
You should see the Walt Disney World signage as soon as you enter into the resort area.
Take the second exit (1.9 miles from I-4) marked "Disney's Hollywood Studios™, Epcot® Resort Area, Wide World of Sports".
You are now on Buena Vista Drive.
Continue until you come to the fifth light (approximately 1.5 miles).
Turn right onto Epcot Resorts Boulevard.
The first right takes you to the entrance of the Walt Disney World Swan. Continue straight ahead to the front of the hotel.
The second right takes you to the entrance of the Walt Disney World Dolphin.

From the Florida Turnpike (heading north)
Take the Osceola Parkway (249) exit heading West.
Continue on this road and you will soon see the Walt Disney World signage.
After you pass under the WALT DISNEY WORLD archway onto Disney property, you will turn right at the first traffic light onto Victory Way.
Continue on Victory Way until the second traffic light. Here you will turn left onto Buena Vista Drive.
Take Buena Vista Drive to the second traffic light and turn right onto Epcot Resorts Blvd.
The entrance to the Swan will be the first driveway on your right.
The entrance to the Dolphin will be approximately ½ mile past the Swan on the right.