Web 2.0 Summit Hotel & Travel Info

Reservations | Getting There | International Attendees | Rental Cars | United Airline Discount | San Francisco Attractions

Conference Location

The Westin San Francisco Market Street
50 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Effective as of October 9 at 5pm PST, any changes to existing reservations or requests for new reservations will be handled directly by the Hotel. Please contact the Westin San Francisco Market Street Hotel at 415- 974-6400 (Monday- Friday) and ask for In house Reservations or after hours and on weekends call their central reservations number at 888-627-8561. If you are making a new reservation please make sure to ask for the Web 2.0 Summit special rate and note it is subject to availability.

Questions Regarding Housing?

Please contact the hotel directly to secure your room. However, if you have any questions regarding housing for Web2.0 Summit please feel free to contact us:

About the Hotel

The Westin San Francisco Market Street offers you an oasis of sophistication in the heart of the South of Market district. An artful blend of style and architecture, the hotel is a short, scenic cable car ride from Chinatown, Fisherman's Wharf, and the Alcatraz ferry. Browse the shops and boutiques of Union Square just steps away and the brand-new Westfield San Francisco Centre. Immerse yourself in a fantastic array of museums, theaters, and San Francisco attractions, only minutes from the hotel.

Getting There

Airport Shuttle
Services From OAK or SFO Airports
SuperShuttle 800-258-3826

Directions on BART

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) is a high-speed train serving the greater San Francisco Bay Area, including San Francisco and Oakland airports. To access The Westin San Francisco Market Street via BART, get off at Montgomery Street Station, go two blocks southwest on Market St. and turn left on 3rd Street.

Driving Directions

From the South
Take Highway 101 North toward Highway 80, going to the Bay Bridge. Take the Fourth Street exit, which leads you down a ramp, placing you onto Bryant Street. Continue for one block on Bryant Street, then turn left onto Third Street. Continue for four-and-a-half blocks on Third Street. The hotel is on the left side of Third Street, between Market and Mission Street.

From the North
Take Highway 101 South toward and over the Golden Gate Bridge. Take Lombard Street / Downtown exit. Turn right onto Van Ness Avenue. Turn left onto Bush Street. Turn right onto Montgomery Street. (Continue across Market onto New Montgomery). Turn right onto Mission Street. Turn right onto on Third Street. The hotel is located half a block on the left side of Third Street, between Market and Mission Street.

From the East
Take Highway 80 toward San Francisco. Cross the Bay Bridge and exit on Fremont Street (first exit on your right). Turn left onto Howard Street. Turn right onto Third Street. The hotel is located one-and-a-half blocks on the left side of Third Street, between Market and Mission Street.

Resource Links

San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Visit for flight status information, airport parking, airlines location and contacts, terminal map.

San Francisco Flight Arrivals
Displays real-time flight arrivals and departures to/from SFO.

San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Information about short and long term airport parking and shuttles to terminals.

International Attendees

Please visit unitedstatesvisas.gov for important information about international travel to the United States.

Rental Cars


Should you choose to make travel arrangements independently, you may go to the "Hertz Interactive Reservation System" to receive the special O'Reilly discount on rental cars for the conference. Or call Hertz Reservations at 1-800-654-3131 and mention code #01XY0032.

United Airline Discount


Purchase your ticket online at www.united.com and receive a 5% discount off the lowest applicable fares. After you link to www.united.com, enter your origin and destination, travel dates. Click on more search options and enter your promotion code number 564MN; then we will display the available flights. There are no fees for booking on line at www.united.com when you use the special promotion code. Code is case sensitive so please use capital letters. To check schedules and to take advantage of this offer, please visit, www.united.com.

San Francisco Attractions

Conveniently located just steps from Union Square, The Westin San Francisco Market Street is walking distance to many of San Francisco's best restaurants, bars and attractions. See what there is to do in San Francisco.

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