Join Us at YWM2016

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Hotel Room at the Gaylord NationalWe are really excited to be hosting our 5th annual Your Weight Matters National Convention in Washington, DC at the spectacular Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center! OAC has secured a competitive room rate of $129/night (single/double occupancy)! The Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center is a first-class destination with fun for everyone including fine dining and casual restaurants, unique shopping experiences, an indoor pool and 20,000 square foot spa and fitness center.

The resort offers a spectacular 19-story glass atrium welcoming you with sweeping views of the Potomac River, Washington D.C. and Old Town Alexandria in the distance.

What's Included with the Room Rate?

Gaylord National

The $129/night room rate will include the following benefits:

  • Resort fee is included in the guest room rate
  • Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi access in guestrooms and hotel atrium
  • Complimentary bottled water (two per room each day)
  • Access to the resort's state-of-the-art Fitness Center and pool
  • Daily newspaper at elevator landings
  • Unlimited local and domestic long distance telephone calls
  • Discounted self-parking for just $10/day

Book Your Room Today!

Online Reservations - Reserve your room online by CLICKING HERE

Phone Reservations - To reserve your room by phone, please call (877) 491-0468 and ask for the Obesity Action Coalition's Your Weight Matters National Convention room rate.

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To learn more about the hotel, please view the official Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center Web site by CLICKING HERE.

Distance From the Gaylord National

  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport - DCA: 8 miles west
  • Washington Dulles International Airport - IAD: 35 miles west
  • Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport - BWI : 42 miles north.



Convention Overflow Hotels

With the popularity of the 2016 Your Weight Matters National Convention, we are pleased to partner with two nearby properties that will serve as the official overflow hotels of YWM2016 –  the Residence Inn National Harbor and Hampton Inn National Harbor. These properties are able to accommodate attendees of YWM2016 who require stays from Tuesday, August 23 – Sunday, August 28. Both blocks will close on August 1, so be sure to make your arrangements before the room reservation cut-off.

Residence Inn National Harbor
Reserve Your Room at the Residence Inn192 Waterfront St.
National Harbor, MD 20745
Located across the street from Gaylord National

  • Room Rate: $129/night
  • Dates Available in Block: Tuesday, August 23 – Sunday, August 28
  • Reservations:
    • Phone – (800) 331-3131 – Reference Code: Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) 2016 Overflow
    • Online Reservations – CLICK HERE

Hampton Inn & Suites National Harbor
Reserve Your Room at the Hampton Inn250 Waterfront St.
National Harbor, MD 20745

  • Room Rate: $129/night (free breakfast and guest room internet included in room rate)
  • Dates Available in Block: Wednesday, August 24 – Sunday, August 28
  • Reservations:
    • Phone – (800) 426-7866 – Reference Code: OAC Overflow Room Block
    • Online Reservations – CLICK HERE


If you have any questions regarding the YWM2016 host hotel, please email the OAC at or call (800) 717-3117.