Why Choose Our Destination?
Annapolis, MD & The BWI Airport Region Where will you hold your next meeting or event? Why not consider two destinations with one team to assist you. You can choose one whose natural beauty competes with an array of attractions, history and amenities, or one that is easily accessible by air, auto, or rail, with meeting options that are just minutes away upon your arrival with a wide array of offsite activities for your attendees to enjoy. You can discover both destination options from one DMO, Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County. Annapolis, MD Located just 30 miles from Washington, DC, 25 miles from Baltimore, and easy access from BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport, Annapolis is the gateway to North America’s largest estuary, the Chesapeake Bay. Annapolis offers over 4,000 rooms of overnight accommodations highlighted by five full service hotels with accessible meeting space on property. Along with our hotels, many historic venues feature centuries-old buildings and museums that provide unique and beautiful meeting options. Auditorium and large space options include, Maryland Hall, St. Johns College, and Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. You can walk in the footsteps of America’s forefathers while visiting the historic locations they occupied hundreds of years ago. The oldest State House in continuous legislative use in the nation is located here in the heart of Maryland’s capital city. The U.S. Naval Academy, located on the water in downtown Annapolis, is another treasure trove for history lovers. Dining in downtown Annapolis offers a mix of independent restaurants. From seafood, to pub fare, to fine dining, our dining establishments boast their own unique imprint for any visitor. If entertainment is part of your meeting itinerary, Annapolis is home to one of the best small concert venues in the country, along with daily entertainment that includes the Annapolis Symphony, Opera, Ballet, indoor and outdoor theater venues and art galleries at every turn. Have we piqued your interest? Discover more at MeetInAnnapolis.com. Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) Region The BWI Airport region can make your next meeting or event a worry-free affair. Our hotel properties with over 6,500 rooms of overnight accommodations, highlighted by seven full service options, are just minutes from BWI Marshall Airport. Your meeting can take advantage of the convenient air, rail, and driving access from BWI Airport, BWI Amtrak, MARC Rail and Interstate 95. Located just 30 miles from Washington, DC, 9 miles from Baltimore and minutes from Interstate I-95, the BWI Airport Region is your most accessible meeting destination on the East Coast. Along with the convenience, minutes away are Arundel Mills, the largest outlet shopping destination in Maryland showcasing the best names retail, Medieval Times, a unique group dining experience and Live! Casino, featuring Las Vegas-style slot and table games. Live! Casino also features acclaimed and live entertainment nightly. Areas outside of the BWI Region also offer plenty to do and see. Grab the Light Rail and head over to Baltimore and experience one of the many attractions the Monumental City has to offer. Take a 20 minute drive to Annapolis and discover the Chesapeake Bay experience in a town preserved in history. Or, hop on the MARC to visit Washington, D.C. and take in all the historic monuments of our nation’s capital. When you've got business to do, you want it to be as simple and seamless as possible. Discover more about your possibilities at TheHotelsAtBWI.com.
Distance from Airport
- BWI Airport
33.8 km from City Center
- Washington National Airport (DCA)
56.33 km from City Center
- Dulles International Airport (IAD)
115.87 km from City Center