Travel & Area Info

The nearest airport is SEA-TAC International airport.

Amtrak station also services the Seattle area.

The conference hotel is Hotel Motif (Information on Accommodations page):

Transportation from airport to hotel: 

Seattle’s Link Light Rail  45 minutes. $5 (round trip)

Uber 25 minutes, from $22 to 40

Bus BellAir Shuttle 25 minutes, every 2 hours, $3-6

Taxi 25 minutes, regular price $50-$60


The Conference hotel is:

Hotel Motif, 1415 5th Ave., Seattle, WA

Make your reservations at the discounted rate of $167.00, Single or Double as soon as possible here: AME Conference

Or call the number: 855-515-1144 and use the code: AFME1107.

This conference rate is good up to 3 days before and 3 days after the conference. 

If you wish to arrive for the conference prior to November 6, 2019 or depart later than November 10, 2019, you must first make a reservation for the available dates using the conference link or phone number provided above, and then contact Ms. Jennette Johanson for additional availability. You can contact Jennette by phone: 206-971-8069 or by email at:

There is limited availability for pre and post nights at the group rate, so act fast. 

Free Internet is provided in all rooms and session halls.

Area hotels are usually twice this rate, so book early with AME’s block of rooms to assure good value.

For more information about Hotel Motif, click HERE to see a video!

Centrally located in Seattle, it is helpful to remember the number “5”:

5th Avenue, the heart of the financial and entertainment district.

It is a 5 minutes easy walk to:
The Monorail station to the Space Needle & Chihuli Glass Gallery
The Light Rail to/ from the SEA-TAC airport
Popular and numerous (at least 15) restaurants 
Benaroya Symphony Hall

It is an easy (5 X 2) minutes walk to:
The world famous Pike Place Market 
The Seattle Art Museum
The most popular Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley restaurant and theatre
The downtown location