Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Hotel and Transportation
General
Child Care

If you do not see a question answered here but would like to ask one, please email us at hotels@bmm2022.org or transportation@bmm2022.org

Hotel

Which Hotels are part of BMM 2022?

BMM 2022 has entered into a contract with the following hotels:

1. Tropicana Casino and Resort

2. Harrah’s Resort

3. Caesars’s Atlantic City

These hotels represent some of the best facilities in Atlantic City and have worked closely with the organizers to offer a range of amenities at a reasonable price in peak summer.

Why do I see only Casino hotels in your list?

Atlantic City is primarily an entertainment district and relies on significant tourism due to Casinos, Boardwalk, Entertainment Shows and other activities. We have contracted with hotels that meet our capacity needs and provide best-in-class hoteling experience.

Can I book in hotels outside of your list?

Yes, you can. Atlantic City offers various option for enjoying all that the city has to offer. However, booking through our contracted hotels offer you highly negotiated rates and benefits that other hotels or hoteling websites might be hard pressed to match.

Please read the transportation section for more details on the local travel.

Can you summarize the benefits of staying with the convention hotel?

  1. Pre-negotiated and best in class rates for room, parking, resort fees and even Wi-Fi
  2. Guaranteed lower rate than any travel website can offer for the same hotel for the same dates and similar accommodations
  3. Travel to and from convention center is included. This means if you want, you can go back to the hotel for rest or quick change of clothes, you can take a bus back to your hotel.
  4. You do not have to get Uber or Lyft especially in peak summer when everyone comes to Atlantic City to have fun.

Can I get the same hotel for Day 0? Do I have to change hotel from Day 0 to Day 1/2/3?

If you are attending Day 0 events like Uttar Rang or CME or Business Conference or simply traveling a day in advance from out of state, we have made provisions with the hotels to extend the pre-negotiated rates for additional days. When you make your reservation on the special hotel website, you will be able to book for any or all the days from August 10 to Aug 14.

I am traveling with other families. Can we get rooms side by side?

If multiple families are checking in together, getting a room close to your group might be easier.  Room assignment is done by hotel staff and NOT by the Convention hoteling volunteer team.

Local Transportation

How do I get to the Convention Centre?

Transportation is free to and from the hotels that BMM 2022 has contracted with.
Specially marked mini-buses called Jitneys will be available to get you to and from the hotels.

Do you have a bus schedule? How often will the buses run?

  1. If you are staying at a Convention hotel, you will find specially marked mini buses (called Jitneys) with seating capacity for 12-15 passengers – to help get you to and from the hotel to the convention center.
  2. Peak hours for travel are from 6:30 am – 9:30 am in the morning and 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm in the night. During peak hours, we will have dedicated buses from/to each hotel to the convention center every 10 minutes
  3. For non-peak hours (from 10 am – 6:00 pm) the buses will be available at a reduced frequency 1-2 buses every 30 minutes.
  4. There will no pickup/drop-off service from 11 pm to 6 am.

Can I take a bus of if I stay in a non-convention hotel?

For convention attendees who are booking at non-convention hotels your choices for travel to the event is as follows:

  • Travel to your nearest convention hotel and take the special Jitney from there to the convention center.
  • Take a general Jitney (an un-marked one) from your hotel to the convention center. Approximate cost per passenger per trip is $2.50 (as current pricing). The timing of these (unmarked Jitney) buses depends on the traffic and their own schedules

Can I take an Uber/Lyft to the Convention centre?

Based on our experience, the estimated cost of Uber/Lyft the estimated cost for a single Uber/Lyft is around $15. Surge pricing could drive this number higher.

Can I walk to the Convention Centre?

Of course, you can walk to and from the convention centre. Just make sure you wear a pair of comfortable shoes as some of the hotels are within a 20–30-minute walking distance to the Convention center.

Can I drive to the Convention Center?

Yes, the convention center offers paid parking though availability is limited

BMM 2022 has entered into a contract with the following hotels:

1. Tropicana Casino and Resort

2. Harrah’s Resort

3. Caesars’s Atlantic City

These hotels represent some of the best facilities in Atlantic City and have worked closely with the organizers to offer a range of amenities at a reasonable price in peak summer.

Atlantic City is primarily an entertainment district and relies on significant tourism due to Casinos, Boardwalk, Entertainment Shows and other activities. We have contracted with hotels that meet our capacity needs and provide best-in-class hoteling experience.

Yes, you can. Atlantic City offers various option for enjoying all that the city has to offer. However, booking through our contracted hotels offer you highly negotiated rates and benefits that other hotels or hoteling websites might be hard pressed to match.

Please read the transportation section for more details on the local travel.

  1. Pre-negotiated and best in class rates for room, parking, resort fees and even Wi-Fi
  2. Guaranteed lower rate than any travel website can offer for the same hotel for the same dates and similar accommodations
  3. Travel to and from convention center is included. This means if you want, you can go back to the hotel for rest or quick change of clothes, you can take a bus back to your hotel.
  4. You do not have to get Uber or Lyft especially in peak summer when everyone comes to Atlantic City to have fun.

If you are attending Day 0 events like Uttar Rang or CME or Business Conference or simply traveling a day in advance from out of state, we have made provisions with the hotels to extend the pre-negotiated rates for additional days. When you make your reservation on the special hotel website, you will be able to book for any or all the days from August 10 to Aug 14.

If multiple families are checking in together, getting a room close to your group might be easier.  Room assignment is done by hotel staff and NOT by the Convention hoteling volunteer team.

 

Local Transportation

Transportation is free to and from the hotels that BMM 2022 has contracted with.
Specially marked mini-buses called Jitneys will be available to get you to and from the hotels.

  1. If you are staying at a Convention hotel, you will find specially marked mini buses (called Jitneys) with seating capacity for 12-15 passengers – to help get you to and from the hotel to the convention center.
  2. Peak hours for travel are from 6:30 am – 9:30 am in the morning and 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm in the night. During peak hours, we will have dedicated buses from/to each hotel to the convention center every 10 minutes
  3. For non-peak hours (from 10 am – 6:00 pm) the buses will be available at a reduced frequency 1-2 buses every 30 minutes.
  4. There will no pickup/drop-off service from 11 pm to 6 am.

For convention attendees who are booking at non-convention hotels your choices for travel to the event is as follows:

  • Travel to your nearest convention hotel and take the special Jitney from there to the convention center.
  • Take a general Jitney (an un-marked one) from your hotel to the convention center. Approximate cost per passenger per trip is $2.50 (as current pricing). The timing of these (unmarked Jitney) buses depends on the traffic and their own schedules

  1. Based on our experience, the estimated cost of Uber/Lyft the estimated cost for a single Uber/Lyft is around $15. Surge pricing could drive this number higher.

Of course, you can walk to and from the convention centre. Just make sure you wear a pair of comfortable shoes as some of the hotels are within a 20–30-minute walking distance to the Convention center.

Yes, the convention center offers paid parking though availability is limited.

If you do not see a question answered here but would like to ask one, please email us at hotels@bmm2022.org or transportation@bmm2022.org

Hotel

Which Hotels are part of BMM 2022?

BMM 2022 has entered into a contract with the following hotels:

1. Tropicana Casino and Resort

2. Harrah’s Resort

3. Caesars’s Atlantic City

These hotels represent some of the best facilities in Atlantic City and have worked closely with the organizers to offer a range of amenities at a reasonable price in peak summer.

Why do I see only Casino hotels in your list?

Atlantic City is primarily an entertainment district and relies on significant tourism due to Casinos, Boardwalk, Entertainment Shows and other activities. We have contracted with hotels that meet our capacity needs and provide best-in-class hoteling experience.

Can I book in hotels outside of your list?

Yes, you can. Atlantic City offers various option for enjoying all that the city has to offer. However, booking through our contracted hotels offer you highly negotiated rates and benefits that other hotels or hoteling websites might be hard pressed to match.

Please read the transportation section for more details on the local travel.

Can you summarize the benefits of staying with the convention hotel?

  1. Pre-negotiated and best in class rates for room, parking, resort fees and even Wi-Fi
  2. Guaranteed lower rate than any travel website can offer for the same hotel for the same dates and similar accommodations
  3. Travel to and from convention center is included. This means if you want, you can go back to the hotel for rest or quick change of clothes, you can take a bus back to your hotel.
  4. You do not have to get Uber or Lyft especially in peak summer when everyone comes to Atlantic City to have fun.

Can I get the same hotel for Day 0? Do I have to change hotel from Day 0 to Day 1/2/3?

If you are attending Day 0 events like Uttar Rang or CME or Business Conference or simply traveling a day in advance from out of state, we have made provisions with the hotels to extend the pre-negotiated rates for additional days. When you make your reservation on the special hotel website, you will be able to book for any or all the days from August 10 to Aug 14.

I am traveling with other families. Can we get rooms side by side?

If multiple families are checking in together, getting a room close to your group might be easier.  Room assignment is done by hotel staff and NOT by the Convention hoteling volunteer team.

Local Transportation

How do I get to the Convention Centre?

Transportation is free to and from the hotels that BMM 2022 has contracted with.
Specially marked mini-buses called Jitneys will be available to get you to and from the hotels.

Do you have a bus schedule? How often will the buses run?

  1. If you are staying at a Convention hotel, you will find specially marked mini buses (called Jitneys) with seating capacity for 12-15 passengers – to help get you to and from the hotel to the convention center.
  2. Peak hours for travel are from 6:30 am – 9:30 am in the morning and 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm in the night. During peak hours, we will have dedicated buses from/to each hotel to the convention center every 10 minutes
  3. For non-peak hours (from 10 am – 6:00 pm) the buses will be available at a reduced frequency 1-2 buses every 30 minutes.
  4. There will no pickup/drop-off service from 11 pm to 6 am.

Can I take a bus of if I stay in a non-convention hotel?

For convention attendees who are booking at non-convention hotels your choices for travel to the event is as follows:

  • Travel to your nearest convention hotel and take the special Jitney from there to the convention center.
  • Take a general Jitney (an un-marked one) from your hotel to the convention center. Approximate cost per passenger per trip is $2.50 (as current pricing). The timing of these (unmarked Jitney) buses depends on the traffic and their own schedules

Can I take an Uber/Lyft to the Convention centre?

Based on our experience, the estimated cost of Uber/Lyft the estimated cost for a single Uber/Lyft is around $15. Surge pricing could drive this number higher.

Can I walk to the Convention Centre?

Of course, you can walk to and from the convention centre. Just make sure you wear a pair of comfortable shoes as some of the hotels are within a 20–30-minute walking distance to the Convention center.

Can I drive to the Convention Center?

Yes, the convention center offers paid parking though availability is limited

BMM 2022 has entered into a contract with the following hotels:

1. Tropicana Casino and Resort

2. Harrah’s Resort

3. Caesars’s Atlantic City

These hotels represent some of the best facilities in Atlantic City and have worked closely with the organizers to offer a range of amenities at a reasonable price in peak summer.

Atlantic City is primarily an entertainment district and relies on significant tourism due to Casinos, Boardwalk, Entertainment Shows and other activities. We have contracted with hotels that meet our capacity needs and provide best-in-class hoteling experience.

Yes, you can. Atlantic City offers various option for enjoying all that the city has to offer. However, booking through our contracted hotels offer you highly negotiated rates and benefits that other hotels or hoteling websites might be hard pressed to match.

Please read the transportation section for more details on the local travel.

  1. Pre-negotiated and best in class rates for room, parking, resort fees and even Wi-Fi
  2. Guaranteed lower rate than any travel website can offer for the same hotel for the same dates and similar accommodations
  3. Travel to and from convention center is included. This means if you want, you can go back to the hotel for rest or quick change of clothes, you can take a bus back to your hotel.
  4. You do not have to get Uber or Lyft especially in peak summer when everyone comes to Atlantic City to have fun.

If you are attending Day 0 events like Uttar Rang or CME or Business Conference or simply traveling a day in advance from out of state, we have made provisions with the hotels to extend the pre-negotiated rates for additional days. When you make your reservation on the special hotel website, you will be able to book for any or all the days from August 10 to Aug 14.

If multiple families are checking in together, getting a room close to your group might be easier.  Room assignment is done by hotel staff and NOT by the Convention hoteling volunteer team.

 

Local Transportation

Transportation is free to and from the hotels that BMM 2022 has contracted with.
Specially marked mini-buses called Jitneys will be available to get you to and from the hotels.

  1. If you are staying at a Convention hotel, you will find specially marked mini buses (called Jitneys) with seating capacity for 12-15 passengers – to help get you to and from the hotel to the convention center.
  2. Peak hours for travel are from 6:30 am – 9:30 am in the morning and 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm in the night. During peak hours, we will have dedicated buses from/to each hotel to the convention center every 10 minutes
  3. For non-peak hours (from 10 am – 6:00 pm) the buses will be available at a reduced frequency 1-2 buses every 30 minutes.
  4. There will no pickup/drop-off service from 11 pm to 6 am.

For convention attendees who are booking at non-convention hotels your choices for travel to the event is as follows:

  • Travel to your nearest convention hotel and take the special Jitney from there to the convention center.
  • Take a general Jitney (an un-marked one) from your hotel to the convention center. Approximate cost per passenger per trip is $2.50 (as current pricing). The timing of these (unmarked Jitney) buses depends on the traffic and their own schedules

  1. Based on our experience, the estimated cost of Uber/Lyft the estimated cost for a single Uber/Lyft is around $15. Surge pricing could drive this number higher.

Of course, you can walk to and from the convention centre. Just make sure you wear a pair of comfortable shoes as some of the hotels are within a 20–30-minute walking distance to the Convention center.

Yes, the convention center offers paid parking though availability is limited.