COLLABORATE is going to Texas! San Antonio is a diverse, progressive and globally competitive city experiencing economic growth in industries such as bio-science and healthcare. 2019 will be the city's 301st anniversary! Save the date and make plans to enjoy the people and heritage of this brilliant city.
As of March 21, 2019, the COLLABORATE housing cut-off has passed. This mean that all remaining hotel inventory has been released for the hotels to sell outside of the COLLABORATE attendees.
If you are still in need of a hotel room for COLLABORATE, please reach out to the below hotels by phone and mention the IOUG COLLABORATE block. If rooms at our discounted rate are still available, you will be able to access the lower rate. If you prefer to book online, you are welcome to do so directly through the hotel’s website, but the rates will fluctuate due to availability.
Before You Book
600 E Market St.
San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: (210) 224-1234 / (800) 233-1234
Fax: (210) 271-8019
Next to the Henry B. González Convention Center
Marriott RiverCenter $234 (Extremely Limited Availability)
101 Bowie St.
San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Phone: (210) 223-1000
Fax: (210) 223-6239
One block from the Henry B. González Convention Center
Marriott Riverwalk $234 (Extremely Limited Availability)
889 E Market St.
San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: (210) 224-4555
Fax: (210) 224-2754
One block from the Henry B. González Convention Center.
Frequently Asked Questions
Book housing prior to registering for COLLABORATE 19 to receive a $200 registration discount.
Group Cut-Off Date
The group cut off date is March 7, 2019.
A COLLABORATE 19 hotel rooming block exemption is applicable to an attendee whose business address is within selected zip code areas. The attendee is exempt from having to stay at a hotel in order to receive the $200 discount on their conference registration. The conference registration system will automatically detect a qualifying zip code. If you have any questions about these parameters or registration in general, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancelling a Reservation
IOUG will charge a cancellation fee on all reservations as follows:
Beware of Third-Party Housing Offers
COLLABORATE offers specially negotiated hotel rates when you make reservations through our official housing reservation system.
Beware of hotel offers coming from third parties referencing COLLABORATE, IOUG, Oracle and the event dates of April 7-11. COLLABORATE and IOUG will never sell or rent your contact information. No one from COLLABORATE or IOUG will contact you about housing, aside from official IOUG.org emails.
When you reserve a hotel room through an unofficial third party, you run the risk of having your credit card information stolen and you may not actually have a room reserved at the hotel when you arrive. When booked through an unofficial third party, COLLABORATE, the IOUG and our official hotel partners will not be able to assist you with changes or modifications to your reservation or charges made to your credit card.
If you receive an email regarding hotels or other products/services associated with COLLABORATE that does not appear to be legitimate, please contact us immediately to notify us of the unauthorized communication.
Travel to San Antonio
San Antonio International Airport (SAT)
For more information, click here.
There are numerous ground transportation options available from the San Antonio International Airport. Services include:
Taxi cabs are available at the outer commercial curbside at Terminal A. For assistance, please contact the Airport Ground Transportation employee (wearing a red shirt). Fare to San Antonio downtown areas start at $24-$29 (US) per taxi cab.
Approved rideshare services (or ride-hailing or ride-booking service companies) meet customers on the outer commercial curbside lower level Terminal A.
There are several companies to choose from when renting a car at San Antonio International Airport. Please contact the company of your choice for more information. Car rental counters are located in the lobby of our Consolidated Car Rental Facility. Take the elevator or escalator to the Mezzanine Level in Terminal B and cross the Sky Bridge.
SuperShuttle provides airport rides to and from San Antonio International Airport to any address in the Greater San Antonio area and beyond with service operating 24 hours daily.
SuperShuttle has two ticket counters, both located in the Baggage Claim area of Terminal A and Terminal B. The ticket counters are open from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. with an after hours contact available 24/7 at 210-BLUE-VAN.
Explore San Antonio
Henry B. González Convention Center
The Henry B. González Convention Center is nestled in the heart of historic downtown San Antonio, along the banks of the world famous River Walk. The facility is the central component of the city’s successful convention industry. The Center, named for the late U.S. Congressman Henry B. González, hosts more than 300 events each year with over 750,000 convention delegates from around the world.
San Antonio River Walk
The San Antonio River Walk is a verdant oasis of cypress-lined paved paths, arched stone bridges and lush landscapes. It gently winds through the city center, providing you easy access to the city’s cultural hot spots, restaurants, historic sites and other attractions.
Special Offers for COLLABORATE 19 Attendees
Visit San Antonio is offering COLLABORATE 19 attendees special discounts through the Show Us Your Badge program. By showing a COLLABORATE 19 badge, attendees can receive discounts and special offers at over 50 restaurants and nightlife establishments in downtown San Antonio.
Make plans to visit these Show Us Your Badge establishments while in San Antonio!