Hard Rock Cafe

Conference Site
Located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter, the Hard Rock Hotel is anything but ordinary. Modern, non-traditional design and cutting-edge technology permeates Hard Rock’s 40,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor meeting and event space. The Hard Rock Hotel offers an urban chic ambience at the heart of San Diego. Book your room today at the special NASPA rate of $189.00 per night.

San Diego

Conference City
San Diego offers some of the best nightlife and world-class dining on the West Coast. In addition, there are famous theme park attractions, fantastic shopping and a host of recreational activities for you to enjoy throughout your stay. And, let’s not forget the unbeatable weather making America’s Finest City the perfect location for NASPA Western Regional Conference.

Parking and Transportation

We want your experience at ANTHOLOGY to rock! Take some time before you leave home to read the information below on parking and transportation:

Transportation to the Hard Rock Hotel

The Hard Rock Hotel is located just 3 miles and a scenic 10-minute taxi ride from San Diego Lindbergh Field. The total taxi fare is approximately $15.00. You can also reserve a Super Shuttle (approximately $11 per person) by calling 1.800.BLUE.VAN.

If you are flying into San Diego, we recommend that you do not rent a car unless absolutely necessary. Parking in downtown San Diego is expensive. Everything you need is right outside the front doors of the Hard Rock Hotel – restaurants, bars, shopping and nightlife!

Parking at or Near the Hard Rock Hotel

Valet parking is available at the Hard Rock Hotel for $10.00 per day and $20.00 for overnight guests –tell the valet staff that you are with NASPA.

Local participants who commute to the Hard Rock Hotel can park at the ACE 6th & K Parkade located on... you guessed it, 6th Avenue and K Street.

Here is information on parking fees at the 6th & K Parkade:

  • the weekday hourly parking rate is $1.00 per hour for a maximum of 8 hours until 6pm (same on weekends)
  • from 6pm to 3am on weekdays, the hourly rate is $3.00 per hour (and $9.00 per hour on weekends)
  • weekday overnight parking is $11.00 (the 24-hour rate) (and $17.00 on weekends)