Focus 2020 Hotel Information

This year's conference will be held at the Hilton Tampa Downtown

An ideal base for a fun vacation or a productive business trip, the contemporary Hilton Tampa Downtown is set in the heart of bustling downtown; moments from the Tampa Convention Center, and just a short trolley ride from attractions, shopping and entertainment. Discover extensive meeting space, stylish guest rooms, and an inviting rooftop sundeck with a swimming pool at our downtown Tampa hotel.

Our convenient location places you just minutes from a wealth of downtown shops, restaurants, bars, nightlife, and major businesses like Tampa Electric (TECO). Enjoy easy access to popular destinations like the Port of Tampa, Ybor City, Sparkman Wharf and Amalie Arena - home to the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Map and Directions

The room block has been extended until Tuesday, January 21, 2020! Book your room now to take advantage of the Focus Conference group rate! 

Group Name: VGM Group Essentially Women Conference
Group Code: VGM20
Hilton Tampa Downtown Booking Website

Airport Transport

The Hilton Tampa Downtown does not offer an airport shuttle service; however, getting to downtown is simple.

Blue One Transportation

Blue One Transportation, the Hilton Tampa Downtown preferred transportation service, offers non-stop transportation to and from the Tampa International Airport. To use this service, please call our transportation hotline when walking off of your plane prior to picking up luggage at 813-333-3598. Pricing is $15 for single passengers or $12 per passenger for 2 or more guests.

Ground Transportation Information from the Tampa International Airport:

A variety of ground transportation options makes it easy to access surrounding areas from Tampa International Airport.

  • Taxis - Taxi service by Yellow Cab and United Cab is available at the curbside outside the Baggage Claim Level. Both companies charge the same fares: $2.50, plus $2.40 per mile. The minimum fee from the airport is $18. There is a flat-rate fee of $28 to downtown Tampa and the cruise terminal.
  • Uber and Lyft are available in the Tampa area.
  • Rental Cars - Access to on-airport rental car providers is available by taking the SkyConnect train from the Main Terminal. Service is available daily from 5 a.m. until 7 p.m.; must arrive at least 90 minutes prior to scheduled departure.
  • Shared Passenger Van Service - Airport limos and shared passenger van service is available through advance reservation or walk-up booking. Enclosed, air-conditioned lobbies are available at either end of the Baggage Claim areas for passengers to wait until shared vans are ready for boarding. SuperShuttle – Serving Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando Counties. (800) 282-6817 or (727) 572-1111
  • Public Transportation - Public buses, Greyhound buses and chartered bus services are available. Visit for more info.



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