Lodging And Travel


All American Airlines flights should arrive to/depart from Sky Harbor International Airport (Main Phoenix Airport)

  • 10 minute travel to downtown Phoenix

Other Airport option: Mesa Gateway Airport

  • 40 minute travel to downtown Phoenix

Ground Transportation

We've arranged for all events and hotel recommendations to be within walking distance of our Metro Light Rail system ($6 for a 3-day pass). Or you may consider using one of these other options:


Featured Property: Hotel Palomar a CityScape / Downtown Phoenix (a Kimpton Hotel)

The Palomar is offering an incredible package for SUA Champions. This package includes deluxe accommodations for $149/per night (reg. $269).

Booking Options (PLEASE NOTE:You MUST book a room by April 10 to receive the group rate of $149/night):

  • Call (602) 253-6633 to book this package and reference "Startup America"
  • Book online 

Package includes:

  • Complimentary Wine Reception from 5-6pm in the Living Room each night ($15 value)
  • Complimentary Coffee & Tea in the Living room from 6-9am ($10 value)
  • Complimentary Wireless throughout the common areas and in guest rooms with Kimpton In Touch Guest Loyalty program ($10 per day value)
  • Complimentary use of Gold’s Gym Elite ($25 value)

**To reserve additional nights (beyond April 15 & 16) at this group rate, please contact Cassandra Henderson at either: Cassandra.Henderson@hotelpalomar.com or 480-478-1776. 

Other Downtown Phoenix Hotels: See map or your favorite travel site (*sponsored by priceline.com!)