Hotel and Travel

 

Treasure Island Resort – At the center of the Strip

Las Vegas Strip Map

 

Hotel Booking Information

Hotel: Treasure Island Resort

How to book: You can book online or call Treasure Island Reservations at 800-944-7444 from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Pacific Time.

Booking dates: Attendees should check-in on Feb. 21. The conference rate is valid Feb. 21-23. The conference ends at noon on Friday, Feb. 24. If you’re scheduled to check out on Friday, you can bring your bags to the main conference room or check them with the hotel porter. Check out is at 11 a.m. You can call the front desk and request a later check out, which will depend on the hotel’s availability

 

The View from TI

The view of the Las Vegas Strip from the Treasure Island resort.

“Super Comfortable”

Safe Campus is being held in the second-floor conference area of the beautiful Treasure Island Hotel and Resort. The AAA Four Diamond resort is located right on the Las Vegas Strip. Treasure Island is the home of Cirque du Soleil’s Mystère, the first Cirque du Soleil production in Las Vegas and 14 restaurants and bars.

The beds are super comfortable! I can’t remember the last time I had such a good night’s sleep.Austin Thompson, Los Angeles, CA

The conference rate is for DELUXE rooms and valid for single or double-occupancy.

DELUXE room amenities:

  • Approximately 400 sq. ft. studio-style room with lounge seating area
  • Option of one king or two queen Elite Sensational pillow-top beds
  • Large desk area with wired and wireless high-speed Internet access
  • Small refrigerator
  • Private safe with digital combination lock
  • Flat-screen TV with digital cable and pay-per-view movies
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Clock radio with alarm
  • Large soaking bathtub
  • Bathroom features marble floor and counter tops, ample space, and hotel spa shampoo, conditioner and other amenities
  • Access to fitness center
  • 2-for-1 buffet discount
  • $20 future stay credit

 

 

Treasure Island Resort Map

Conference meeting rooms are on the second floor of the conference hotel. Take the elevators at the center of the hotel to guest rooms and conference meeting rooms.

Map of Treasure Island

*click to enlarge map

 

 

Getting to Las Vegas

Airfare to Las Vegas is some of the lowest in the nation, because of city subsidies. Many universities have discounts with preferred airline partners. Check to see if yours does.

Otherwise, we suggest booking through Travelocity or Expedia for the lowest fares.

Flights for Southwest Airlines do not always appear on travel site search engines. If your departure city is serviced by Southwest Airlines, you may want to check their fares on the airline’s website.

 

Getting Around Las Vegas

By taxi

Taxi cabs run 24-hours a day along the Strip and the Downtown area. Average taxi fare from the Las Vegas Airport to Treasure Island Resort is $27 and is a 10-minute trip in light traffic. Each cab is clean, safe and uses meters to track fares which you can see from the back seat.

Taxis are available 24 hours at the taxi stand outside of baggage claim at the Las Vegas Airport. Taxis are available 24 hours at the taxi stand outside of the hotel registration desk at Treasure Island Resort.

Taxis to not pick up or drop off passengers along Las Vegas Boulevard (the street that is “the Strip”). You must go to a taxi stand at any of the Strip hotels to get a taxi.

If you need to estimate costs, you can use the online Taxi Fare Finder to find fare rates between any points in Las Vegas.

 

By airport shuttle

There are 24-hour shuttles from the Las Vegas Airport to Treasure Island. Average shuttle fare is $9 one way or $15 round trip. Shuttles are located outside of baggage claim. Follow the signs.

 

Las Vegas Monorail (MGM Grand to SLS Las Vegas)

The Las Vegas Monorail runs along the east side of the Strip stopping at seven stations. Tram hours vary by day running from 7 a.m. to midnight or later on the weekends. Follow the signs in each station-stop to locate the platform.

Cost: A single-ride ticket costs $5. A 24-hour pass $12 and a 3-day pass is $28. The ticket valid from when first used a the fare gate. Automated touch-screen ticket vending machines are available at each station.

 

Treasure Island-Mirage Tram

Hotel and Travel 6A free tram through a jungle forest takes guests from Treasure Island Resort to the Mirage Resort. The tram runs from 9 a.m. to 1 a.m.  Sunday though Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday . The tram departs every every 8 minutes and the ride lasts about 5 minutes.

In Treasure Island, follow the signs to “The Tram.” The station is inside the resort and located near the parking garage.

Bellagio-City Center-Monte Carlo Tram

The free tram runs from 8 a.m. to 4 a.m. daily and departs every 7 minutes. The full ride last about 6 minutes. There are stops at Bellagio, Crystals/City Center, Aria, and Monte Carlo. Follow the signs in each resort to locate the tram platform.

Mandalay Bay-Excalibur Tram

There is a free “express tram” and “all-stops tram” along this route that connects hotels along the south end of the Strip. The express trams runs from the Excalibur directly to Mandalay Bay in 3 minutes. The express tram runs from 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Sunday though Thursday and 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.  The tram departs every 3 to 7 minutes.

The all-stops tram runs from Mandalay Bay to Luxor to the Excalibur. The tram departs every 8 minutes from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily. The full ride lasts about 8 minutes.

 

 

Read more:

First-timer’ guide

Registration packages and pricing

Last year’s speakers