Conference Location

The conference is held at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, 1160 Gulf Blvd. Clearwater Beach, FL 33767.

Where to Stay

Sink your toes into 10 acres of sugar-white sands at the exclusive Sheraton Sand Key Resort while you take a break from the conference. Enjoy the pool, beach, tennis, spa services, fitness center, shopping, casual and fine dining, and more. You can also hop on a trolley to explore the scenic Clearwater Beach area.

Conference Rates

A limited number of rooms have been reserved for this meeting at the special group rate of $179 single/double plus tax. As an added bonus, the group rates above come with a complimentary internet access code, which will be provided at check-in.

For reservations, please call 727-595-1611 and identify yourself as a participant of the Social Marketing Conference to receive the special group rate. You can also make your reservation online here.

Group rates cannot be guaranteed after May 27, 2018, so be sure to make your reservation early! The hotel often sells out, so do not delay in securing a reservation.


The Sheraton Sand Key Resort offers complimentary self-parking; however, parking is limited, so it is recommended that attendees arrive early to allow sufficient time to locate a space.


There are many airlines serving the Tampa Bay Region. The nearest airports are Tampa International and St. Petersburg / Clearwater.

Ground transportation to/from the airport and hotel is available through SuperShuttle passenger van service. Please contact Super Shuttle directly at (727) 572-1111, toll free (800) 258-3826, or online at Taxis and rental cars are also available at the airport.

SuperShuttle Airport Arrival Instructions (Note: This service requires a reservation)

  • Upon arrival at the Tampa International Airport, please proceed to baggage claim to pick up your bags. The baggage wheels are divided by airlines, so make sure you search for your airlines baggage claim area.
  • After collecting your baggage, follow signs to Ground Transportation. SuperShuttle has a booth on the ground floor (near the glass entrance/exit doors).
  • Check in with the reservation agent and give either your name or your confirmation number. If you find yourself slightly off track, the SuperShuttle agent will assist you. Tell them you are traveling to the Sheraton Sand Key or Marriott Sand Key and they will direct you to the next departing Shuttle.
  • You may wait in the heated/air conditioned room near the agents’ booth. Please ensure that all of your bags are accessible to the driver to load prior to departure.

There are taxis, rental cars, and Uber cars available as well.

For more information regarding ground transportation to/from Tampa International Airport, please visit