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ESX has negotiated discounted rates for each of the below hotels. The cut off date for reservations is April 28. Book early and save! Rooms are limited.

ESX has not contracted with any Wholesale Travel Agencies, if you receive a phone call, please do not book through that service. In order to received the ESX Discounted Rates and be included in the official ESX hotel block, use links below or call hotels directly.

Omni Nashville Hotel
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The Omni Nashville Hotel is created specifically to be an authentic expression of the city's vibrant music culture. Across from the Music City Center, this downtown Nashville hotel is a one-of-a-kind experience, fully integrated with an expansion of the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on three levels.Located on Fifth Avenue between Demonbreun and Korean Veterans Boulevard, Omni Nashville Hotel’s design is a modern expression of the city’s distinct character, incorporating natural materials, exposed steel and regional limestone. The multi-story hotel and expanded museum share meeting and entertainment space and bring additional restaurants and retail venues to this dynamic destination in downtown Nashville.

Room Rate: $239.00 per night
Cut off Date: April 28
Phone Number: (615) 782 5300
Book Omni Here

Hyatt Place Nashville/Downtown
Block is SOLD OUT
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Rated in the Top 25 of all hotels in Nashville on TripAdvisor and located in a thriving, trendy neighborhood, we offer the Nashville vibe at the Hyatt value. We’re one block from the Music City Center Convention Center, within walking distance to Nashville’s famous Honky Tonk Row and both Nissan Stadium and Bridgestone Arena are less than a mile away.

Room Rate: $224.00 per night
Cut off Date: April 28
Phone Number: 1 800 993 4751
Book Hyatt Place Here

Hilton Garden Inn
Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Downtown/Convention Center is set in the heart of downtown Music City – Nashville, providing outstanding service and warm southern hospitality. The hotel is located one block from Music City Convention Center and is 15 minutes from Nashville International Airport. Guests are within walking distance to corporate headquarters, Music Row, Nissan Stadium, Bridgestone Arena, and the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Room Rate: $229.00 per night
Cut off Date: April 28
Phone Number: (615) 251-3013
Book Hilton Garden Inn Here

Holiday Inn Express Nashville-Downtown
Offered extension of May 22 to book in the room block!
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Welcome to the award winning Holiday Inn Express Nashville Downtown! Whether traveling for business or leisure, rest assured that you have made the finest choice in the award winning Holiday Inn Express Nashville Downtown. The Holiday Inn Express Nashville Downtown is perfectly situated in downtown Nashville within a stone’s throw of Bridgestone Arena, Music City Center, Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Ryman Auditorium, Music Row, Nissan Stadium and the vibrant Entertainment District.

Room Rate: $215.00
Cut off Date: April 28
Phone Number: (877) 443-7829 (mention the 2017 Electronic Security Expo for discounted rate)
Book Holiday Inn Express Here

Home2 Suites by Hilton
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Welcome to Home2 Suites by Hilton® Nashville Vanderbilt. This convenient home away from home is ideal for budget-conscious business and leisure travelers in Nashville. Home2 Suites by Hilton® Nashville Vanderbilt is perfectly suited to your needs. Our contemporary hotel sets you mere minutes from popular ‘Music City’ attractions including the world famous, Country Music Hall of Fame and the Ryman Auditorium.
Please note this hotel is aproximately 1 mile from the Music City Center and walking is not recomended.

Room Rate: $179.00
Cut off Date: April 28
Phone Number: (615) 254-2170
Book Home2 Suites Here


The Nashville International airport, BNA, is the closest one to downtown Nashville. Flights are available to 62 markets; 42 are nonstop, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Salt Lake City, Toronto and Washington D.C.

Airport Information Center: Call 615-275-1675 or visit

Car Rental

Avis Car Rental is offering a disount up to 30% for ESX Attendees.
Book Avis Car Rental Here
Phone Number: 1 (800) 331-1600
*If you call, please give them the Avis Worldwide Discount Number: D031015

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Advantage Car Rental is offering 10% off for a rental car during ESX.
Advantage Car Rental


If you are driving into Nashville or renting a car, the driving directions to the Music City Center are located: here
Music City Center:
201 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 401-1400

There is ample covered parking at the Music City Center. The garage is located on 6th Avenue and Demonbreun, directly across from the south entrance to Bridgestone Arena. There are three entrances to the garage: one on 7th Avenue and Demonbreun and two on 6th Avenue between Demonbreun and Korean Veterans Boulevard.
View Parking Map Here
Hourly rates:
$7 for 15 minutes to 4 hours
$12 for 4 to 10 hours
$18 for lost ticket or daily max
*Special event rates may apply and will be posted as you enter the garage