Hotel & Travel Information


Ideally located just miles from the Atlanta  Airport (ATL) and within walking distance to all of the exciting downtown attractions that Atlanta has to offer.


Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
165 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Main Phone: 1-866-932-7269

Reservation Details

HOTEL UPDATE AS OF AUGUST 31: The Hotel Reservation Deadline has passed and FMI’s reserved block of rooms is now sold-out. The hotel may have limited availability – please use the methods below to check availability over your travel dates. For a listing of potential nearby hotels, please CLICK HERE.

  • On-line Hotel Reservations: Click here to make hotel reservations online.
  • Phone-in Hotel Reservations: call 1-866-932-7269 and mention the Food Marketing Institute ESD Conference.

Check-in Time:
4:00 p.m. (local time)

Check-out Time: 11:00 a.m. (local time)

*Please Note: FMI reserves the right to review the conference room block and remove and cancel reservations for those individuals who have not registered for the conference. One (1) hotel reservation per registered attendee will be accommodated. Hotel reservations are accepted on a first-come, first reserved basis, including requests for specific room types.

DEPOSIT/CANCELLATION: 1 night deposit is required for all reservations and will be charged immediately to the credit card provided.  All hotel changes, substitutions, and/or cancellations must be made directly with the hotel. The hotel must receive notice of hotel cancellations or changes no later than 72 hours prior to your arrival in order to receive a refund of your room deposit. Please refer to your hotel confirmation for detailed rules and information.

Unauthorized Hotel Solicitations

Hotel reservations should be made by calling the hotel directly or using the official hotel link provided on our website or in your confirmation e-mail. FMI does not use a third-party company to make hotel reservations or sell rooms on its behalf for this event. If a third-party contacts you offering housing options, they are not endorsed by or affiliated with the E+SD Conference and entering into financial agreements with such companies may have costly consequences.

Travel Information

The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel is conveniently located approximately 10 miles/15 minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).


Taxis are readily available at the airport and cost a flat $30 one-way to the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel.
Ride sharing services such as Uber and Lyft also operate out of the airport. Please follow the instructions in your app to request a ride.

MARTA – Atlanta’s public transportation system – provides access to/from the airport from downtown for $2.50 per ride. Peachtree Center Station, Stop #N1, is the closest station to the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel. Attendees should take the north exit and turn left onto Andrew Young International Boulevard. The hotel is two blocks ahead on the right.


Atlanta Sheraton Hotel:
Self-parking: $25.00 special per day rate with unlimited in/out privileges for guests in the official FMI hotel block.
Valet parking: $40.00 per day


The month of September in Atlanta averages a daily high temperature around 82º F with an average low temperature of 62º F.

Local Area

The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel is located in Atlanta's popular downtown corridor, with some of the city's biggest attractions and hundreds of restaurants and bars just steps away. The CNN Center, World of Coca-Cola, National Football Hall of Fame, Centennial Olympic Park and Georgia Aquarium are all within a 15-minute walk of the hotel. Meanwhile, the Peachtree Center Mall is just two blocks away. For additional information on all Atlanta has to offer, please visit: