Annual Meeting Lodging – SOLD OUT

Demand for hotel rooms for the 72nd SAA Annual Meeting in San Francisco has been enthusiastic! SAA’s room blocks at the Hilton San Francisco, Hotel 480, and InterContinental Mark Hopkins are sold out! Suggestions for hotels close to the Hilton San Francisco, 333 O’Farrell Street, include:

  1. Holiday Inn Golden Gateway (1.13 miles)
  2. Renaissance Parc 55 (0.21 miles)
  3. The Hotel Rex (0.52 miles)
  4. Marriott Courtyard San Francisco Downtown (0.92 miles)

The Fairmont Chicago (200 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601) will serve as the ARCHIVES / CHICAGO 2007 Headquarters Hotel.

SAA has negotiated the special discounted conference rates listed below.  These rates are available until July 27 OR until our room block has been met, whichever comes first.  After this date – or after our room block has been met, should that happen before July 27 – SAA can no longer guarantee rates and availability.  SAA advises you to make your room reservations as soon as possible to ensure availability and the discounted rate.

Please call the hotel directly at 312-565-8000 or 800-526-2008 when making your reservation, and be sure to indicate that you are with SAA.  You may also make your reservation online by visiting and clicking on the conference graphic.

Rates do not include applicable taxes (currently 13% and 11.9 % state/city occupancy tax per room per night).  The first full night’s room and tax or credit card as a guarantee is required for all reservations.  Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance of scheduled arrival.

Fairmont Hotels offer complimentary high-speed Internet, complimentary fitness center access, and other benefits to those who sign up for the Fairmont “President’s Club.”  There is NO charge to become a member, but you must register PRIOR to check in to be eligible for this unique Fairmont benefit.  Standard fitness center and Internet daily rates apply to all others.

Room rates:
Fairmont Rooms         $129 Single      $149 Double
Deluxe Rooms             $179 Single      $199 Double
City View Suites         $179 Single      $199 Double
Lakeview Suites         $209 Single      $229 Double

The Fairmont Chicago is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Lakeshore Athletic Club Illinois
The Fairmont offers a full fitness facility on premises that is for hotel guests as well as Club members in the Chicago area.

Convenient Food Outlets
For your convenience, you may visit the AON Center building that connects to the Fairmont Chicago via a sky walk.   The AON Center offers a full food court with a wide variety of cuisine suitable for any taste (and any budget). The food court is not open on Saturday or Sunday.