Hotel & Travel ACCI 2015

Welcome to Clearwater Beach!

There is lots to do in Clearwater Beach, and you can best start your adventures at the Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater website . Known for its pristine white sand beaches with world class amenities for tourists and travelers. Plan to stay and play!

Ground Transportation

We recommend the Super Shuttle provided at Tampa International Airport. Get your discounted shuttle ticket here, use the Group/Discount code "ACCI".

For more information and/or to book a Super Shuttle reservation visit or call 800-258-3826 and use ACCI as the discount code. 

SuperShuttle Instructions for Tampa Airport  

Hotel Reservations

  • Reserve and note your reservation number. You will need it to register for the conference to get the $100 discount.

  • To make hotel reservations: DO NOT CALL Sheraton or Starwood toll-free number!
  • Call the hotel directly at 727-595-1611 and ask for reservations: mention ACCI or American Council on Consumer Interests
  • Or book online at this specific website provided just for this conference: 
  • Reserve by 19 April 2015 to obtain the contracted rate of $169 single/double plus 12% tax. 
  • Mention ACCI Annual Conference, to obtain the rate. Kindly DO NOT make your reservation through a third party such as as we cannot honor it for the discount. ONLY reservations made online through the link above, or at the phone number listed qualify you for the discount. 
  • A one night's deposit will be charged at the time the reservation is made.
  • A limited number of sleeping rooms have been reserved for Federal Employees who will be paying for their room with a Federal Credit Card. Book these rooms direclty with the hotel at 727-595-1611. 

You may extend your stay at this rate up to three days either side of the contracted dates of May 19-25, 2015. Upon making your reservation you will need to provide a valid credit card number to guarantee your reservation. A cancellation penalty of one night’s room and tax charges will be charged to the cred card on file for all no-shows and for all reservations canceled within 48 hours prior to arrival. Note that Internet in sleeping rooms in complimentary.

There is no resort fee and no charge for parking at the Hotel. 



The Sheraton Sand Key is the site hotel for ACCI 2015 Conference. A registration discount is provided to attendees who stay at the site hotel. Please reference the hotel website for additional detail about the location, amenities, nearby restaurants, etc.

1160 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767
Check in: 3:00 pm 
Check out: 11:00 am 
Rate is $169 plus 12% tax

At the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, you’re just a trolley-ride away from the action and adventure that surrounds Clearwater Beach – the hub of tourism and excitement on the beaches. Day or night, you’ll find plenty of activities to choose from – all making lasting memories of your vacation!  Visit the nearby Clearwater Marine Aquarium, make reservations at our local golf course, learn how to sail, or enjoy a baseball game. Find out more by navigating to the Sheraton Sand Key's Visitor Guide.



Directions to the Sheraton Sand Key are on the Hotel Website here.

Ground Transportation

 St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport (PIE), distance 12.8 miles

Tampa International Airport (TPA), distance 22.7 miles

  • Taxi fare averages about $63 (TPA) and $40 depending on traffic
  • Super Shuttle is approximately $24 each way
  • Enterprise Car Rental locations at
    • Tampa International Airport (813) 396-4000 
    • St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport (727) 524-1239 

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