UMC 2015 • Hotels and Shuttles

Nearshore Underwater Mining:
Critical Commodities for the Future

Tampa Bay and St Petersburg

44th Underwater Mining Conference*
November 1 through November 6, 2015
Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront Hotel • Tampa Bay, Florida • USA
*formerly the Underwater Mining Institute (UMI)

Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront Hotel

333 1st Street South, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701 USA

The Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront Hotel at the heart of the waterfront district serves as our conference and hotel venue for UMC 2015, making it especially comfortable and convenient for participants. Amenities and services cater to business and leisure visitors. Special rates have been secured as follows:

The group code is UMI.

Click here for Hilton UMC Hotel Reservations for direct access to our personalized group webpage.

You may also call Central Reservations at +1-800-HILTONS (+1-800-445-8667) and tell them you are with the Underwater Mining Conference (Group Code: UMI).

Deadline for UMC Hotel Reservations is September 30, 2015.

Holiday Inn Westshore Tampa Hotel

700 North Westshore Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33609 USA

This hotel is specifically for UMC Geotechnical Field Tour participants. The field tours will end at the Holiday Inn Westshore near the Tampa International Airport. From there, some participants will take a shuttle to the Tampa Airport and some will need to stay in Tampa for the evening of Thursday, November 5 (or longer).

Using the Group Code UMC, a block of rooms for UMC has been arranged at special pricing of USD 112 + tax per night.

Click here for Holiday Inn Westshore UMC Reservations

Guests may also call for reservations at +1-813-289-8200.

Deadline for UMC Hotel Reservations is September 30, 2015.

Airport – Hotel Shuttle Service

For shuttle service to/from the Tampa International Airport to the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront Hotel, we suggest that you may make a reservation in advance.

SuperShuttle-Execucar Tampa Bay
Laura Smith, Regional Director of Sales
16991 US Hwy 19 N, Clearwater, FL 33764

For reservations call 727/572-1111
OR book online at

Laura can offer $23.00 one way and $39.00 round trip to/from Downtown St Petersburg.

If VIP service is desired, SuperShuttle can offer a private driver in a Black Sedan, through our ExecuCar service, for $50.00 one way or $100.00 round trip (includes a complimentary “meet and greet” with a sign waiting for them).

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