Travel and Accommodations

Conference Venue

Galveston Island Convention Center
5600 Seawall Blvd
Galveston, TX 77551


San Luis Resort Area Map 



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Official Conference Hotel

SPE has arranged a room block at The San Luis Resort, Spa and Conference Center to save you time and money. As a result, SPE is able to increase attendee benefits to provide a great experience, while keeping expenses low. Revenue from this event will be invested back into SPE and will support many other Society programs. Through your attendance, you help provide even more opportunities for industry professionals to enhance their technical and professional competence. Thank you for your support.​

The San Luis Resort, Spa and Conference Center

5200 Seawall Boulevard Galveston, TX 77551
Call 1.800.392.5937

Reserve your room online or call the reservations department to receive the attendee rate of USD 209 (with waived resort fee). ​

The SPE group rate deadline is 5 March 2023, after which the group rate will be subject to availability. Rates are valid three days before and after the event on an available basis. 

This rate includes:

  • Complimentary shuttle buses for attendees to the convention center. 
  • Complimentary self-parking. Valet parking is USD 20 per night.

Complimentary Shuttle

The shuttle runs from the San Luis Resort, every 20 minutes on:

  • Tuesday, 28 March              0700 - 1930
  • Wednesday, 29 March        0730 - 1915
  • Thursday, 30 March            0730 - 1230

From the San Luis Resort, go to the ground level (G), by door located at the back of the hotel. Drop-off area at the Convention Center is the east-side entrance.


​​Airport Information

George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) – 70 miles from venue.
William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) - 40 miles from venue.

Visa Information

Attendees from countries that require a US visa for entry are reminded that the process of obtaining a visa may take several months. Create an official SPE invitation letter that you can print and use in obtaining a visa. Please note that this letter does not guarantee that you will be granted a visa, nor does it commit SPE to assist you in obtaining a visa.