Welcome to Providence!


Providence, Rhode Island

Providence may be the capital of the smallest state, but there is nothing tiny about the cultural punch this city packs. Whether you’re winding along the river’s edge or enjoying Little Italy, this is one urban area that is most enjoyable by foot. And don’t forget the impressive architectural, historical and artistic components that make Providence great.

Hotel Information

For those in search of the spirit of the city, the Omni Providence Hotel places you within reach of all the best that Providence has to offer. With a premier downtown location, you will find yourself within walking distance of the city's historic attractions, gourmet restaurants, upscale shopping, entertainment and more. The hotel is connected to the Rhode Island Convention Center, Dunkin’ Donuts Center and Providence Place Mall, making it the ideal destination.


Headquarters Hotel
Omni Providence Hotel

1 W Exchange Street

Providence, RI 02903

Group Rate: $199 per night, single/double occupancy

Book by Phone: (401) 598-8000 or (888) 444-6664

Online: https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/providence/meetings/awt-2021-09182021

Reservation Deadline: Friday, August 20, 2021

Check-in: 4:00 pm

Checkout: 11:00 am

If you call the Omni Providence Hotel to make your reservation, please remember to mention the Association of Water Technologies (AWT) to obtain the group rate. If you choose to book online, please book directly through the hotel website to ensure that your room is included in the AWT room block.

Hotel reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis until Friday, September 4, 2021, or until the block has sold out. AWT cannot guarantee the group rate if rooms are still available in the AWT block after September 4, 2021.

If you are not already an Omni Select member, please enroll in their loyalty program to get the following unique perks:

  • Comp Wi-Fi Service
  • Comp Morning Beverage Delivery
  • Comp Pressing
  • Choice of Free Nights or Airline Miles
  • Comp Bottled Water
  • Eco-Friendly Housekeeping Options
  • Comp Shoe Shine
  • Exclusive Member-Only Offers
  • Express Check-In/Out
  • Comp Newspaper of Your Choice Daily
  • Customized Room Preferences
  • Evening Housekeeping Service, Including Turndown

Enroll here.

Overflow Hotel

Providence Courtyard by Marriott

32 Exchange Terrace At Memorial Blvd

Providence, RI 02903

Group Rate: $199 per night, single/double occupancy

Book by Phone: (401) 752-3004

Reservation Deadline: Friday, August 20, 2021

Check-in: 4:00 pm

Checkout: 11:00 am


Housing Fraud Alert

Warning: Individuals unaffiliated with AWT may entice prospective attendees into registering hotel rooms through their illegal, third-party websites.

Please do not book through a third-party site (e.g., Expedia, Kayak).

Travel Information


The Omni Providence Hotel and Providence Courtyard are conveniently located 20 minutes from T. F. Green (PVD) airport.

Taxi - $35

Uber - $20


The temperature in Providence in September averages in the low 70s during the day and low 60s at night.

   Parking (Parking rates are subject to change.)
   Omni Providence: Valet: $32/night (unlimited in/out privileges)
   Courtyard Marriott Providence: Valet: $30/night (unlimited in/out privileges)
   Rhode Island Convention Center: Self-Parking: $20/night (unlimited in/out privileges)


   The dress code is business casual.


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