Location - CHA Assembly 2014

Hotel Information

The JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes, headquarters hotel for the 2016 Assembly, is situated on the beautiful Grande Lakes resort with more than 500 acres at the Headwaters of the Florida Everglades. Conveniently located approximately 20 minutes from Orlando International Airport and within 15 minutes of major area attractions, the hotel offers shuttle service* to Walt Disney World®, SeaWorld® and Universal Orlando®. During downtime, pamper yourself with a massage or facial at the Grande Lakes’ luxurious spa or perfect your swing on the 18-hole Greg Norman Signature Golf Course. The resort also features a state-of-the-art fitness center (complimentary to JW Marriott guests), outdoor swimming pool, lazy river, lighted tennis courts, jogging trail and bike paths, guided eco-tours, kayaking and canoeing, fly fishing, outdoor play areas for kids … and more!

* Shuttle transportation to above theme parks is included in an optional $30 daily resort fee. Ask for details upon check-in.

JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes
4040 Central Florida Parkway
Orlando, Florida 32837

Negotiated Conference Rate – $229 (May 11 was the deadline for this rate)
Single/double room (additional taxes will apply).
Check-in 3:00 p.m.; check-out 11:00 a.m.

The deadline for the negotiated conference rate has passed. If you have not already reserved your sleep room for the 2016 Assembly, please contact the hotel directly (see Reservation Methods below). Since the deadline for the discounted rate has passed, decisions regarding room rate and availability are made by the hotel.

By staying at the headquarters hotel, you will have quick access to meeting rooms, maximum time to network with other assembly attendees and a better overall conference experience.


  • Make reservations online
  • Call (800) 266-9432 (toll-free from the U.S. and Canada)
    • Calls will be answered 24/7.
    • When calling be sure to identify yourself as a 2016 Catholic Health Assembly attendee.

Registration for the assembly does not guarantee sleep room availability. Hotel reservations are the responsibility of the attendee. Cancellation of sleep room reservations must be made 72 hours (three business days) prior to anticipated arrival to avoid being charged for the first night's stay.

Transportation – Airport, Ground

Note: The JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes does not provide shuttle service.

Orlando International Airport – MCO

  • Approximately 10 miles from airport to hotel
  • Taxi fare approximately $50 (one way)
  • Mears Airport Shuttle $30 (round-trip with coupon); reservation required

Hertz Car Rental

  • Located on-site at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes

Travel Arrangements
To arrange travel through CHA's travel provider, contact American Express at travel@chausa.org or (314) 253-3442. Be sure to identify yourself as a Catholic Health Assembly attendee. Attendees are responsible for airfare and all penalties.

Extend your stay and vacation at the luxurious Grande Lakes resort! Based on availability, please contact the hotel directly.

Things to do at Grande Lakes

Parking: JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes
On-site, self-parking: $20/day + tax (24 hours with in/out privileges)
Valet parking: $27/day + tax