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Hotel Information

Stay at our official Young Child  Expo & Conference hotel! The Young Child Expo & Conference  has contracted with The Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza (Downtown LA). We  have negotiated significantly reduced rates and blocked a sufficient number of guest rooms  for our attendees. Keep in mind that if the Young Child Expo & Conference does not fulfill our contractual obligations with this  hotel, we will be required to pay significant financial penalties. Please show your support by making your reservation with The Omni Los Angeles Hotel. Sign up immediately if you want to take advantage of this offer. Individuals must call Omni Reservations during business hours at 1-800-THE-OMNI (800-843-6664). When you call the hotel please mention “Group: 2018 Young Child Expo Conference.”  The room block ends Monday December 18, 2017. Here is the link for the reservation landing page:

The Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza (site of our conference) 251 S Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 – The following special rates are:

  Single Rate Double Rate
Deluxe Single Guestrooms $229 $249
Deluxe Double Guestrooms $229 $249









Parking at the Omni Hotel

Attendees will be able to park at the Omni hotel for a reduced day rate of $15.00 a day. You have to go to valet parking to get the discounted rate of $15 as normal rate is $40. You have to mention the group name Young Child Expo & Conference to get the discounted rate.

Attendees staying at the Omni Hotel will also be able to park overnight with unlimited In/Out access for a reduced rate of $40.

Ground Transportation

Ground Transportation Omni is pleased to offer complimentary sedan service to locations within a 3-mile radius of the hotel. Service is offered based on availability from 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. daily. No service is provided to Dodger’s Stadium or the Los Angeles Convention Center. Limited drop off service is provided for the Staples Center and Microsoft Theater. Reservations cannot be made in advance.

  • The hotel is conveniently located on a local bus route (DASH) and within walking distance to the Metro Station
  • Within walking distance to the Metro Station – Pershing Square (2 blocks)
  • Union Station (Amtrak) – 5 minutes away


  • Taxi Service: Approximately $46 each way
  • Shuttle Service: Approximately $16 per person (one way) – 1 passenger- shared ride van service for $35.00, 1-4 passengers- private van for $98.00, 3 passengers- shared ride van service for $96.00, 1-7 passengers- private van for $160.00
  • LA Metro: Approximately $8.50 per person (one way). Plan your trip with LA Metro.


  • Taxi Service: Approximately $50 each way
  • Shuttle Service: Approximately $23 per person (one way) 

Airport Parking

AirportParkingPictureThe following website is for those looking to park at the LAX airport. They have discounted rates.

Search for Parking – Reserving airport parking online is fast and easy.

Select a Parking Lot – A list of airport parking lots close to the terminals will be displayed.

You choose the parking lot that best meets your vacation or business travel needs.

Book Your Reservation – Book your airport parking reservation on our secure checkout page.

Print out your receipt and present it to the parking lot. Your travel itinerary includes the quoted rate, directions to the parking lot and other useful trip information.  

Meals & Refreshments

MealsCoffee and Continental Breakfast will be served in the morning and Coffee and Tea will be served in the afternoon; however, lunch is on your own. There are many restaurants that are located within just a few blocks of the hotel ranging from fast food to sit down casual or upscale dining.



Visitor Information

Visitor Information The Los Angeles Visitor Information Centers’ multilingual staff answer travel questions, provide directions and public transportation information, assist with itineraries and make recommendations on dining, sightseeing and cultural options. Centers also sell tickets to attractions and provide maps and travel guides. Click the following link to receive tons of great information!