Travel & LA Lodging

Travel & LA Lodging

2017 NETMCDO Conference in Los Angeles, CA



A block of rooms has been held for NETMCDO attendees at the nearby Kawada Hotel. Additional options, also at reduced rates, are available at other local hotels by using a Colburn discount. See below for info about anticipated pre-tax prices and booking information.

In past some attendees have been able to secure great airfare deals by purchasing a ticket on Black Friday. You may also want to check out the full listing of airlines flying into nearby LAX, as it includes a number of discount carriers.

For those flying to LA who do not want to rent a car, the Flyaway bus, is a great option: $9.75 one way from LAX to Union Station. From Union Station there are many ground transportation options; plus it is approximately a 1 mile walk to Colburn.


Kawada Hotel: $115, plus tax

  • Convenient, economical hotel very close to Colburn with a reserved block of rooms.
  • We’ve reserved a block of rooms at the Kawada Hotel at a rate of $115. To reserve the rate online, enter “COLB” on You can also call 213.633.5282

The Biltmore Hotel: $199, plus tax

  • Online Code for discounted rate: Colburn
  • Or call and reference the Colburn School
  • Note: Rate may be higher if other events are happening in LA during the time of the conference
  • A beautiful, historic hotel about a 10 minute walk away.  

The Miako Hotel: $179 on average, plus tax

  • No formal partnership with Colburn School
  • Hotel is in Little Tokyo about a 15 minute walk away.

The Omni Hotel: prices vary

  • Online Code: N1003830  Enter this code as a Corporate Code/Promotion Code
  • No call option is available
  • This is by far the most expensive, but also the closest hotel to Colburn. Only 50 yards away!