Venue Information

Sold-out Message Error

If you receive an error or sold-out message while trying to book in our room blocks, both hotels will still be accepting reservations at the current prevailing room rate. Should you encounter an error or sold-out message, please contact the following:

  • InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown – Call (213) 688-7777 and ask for Ground Housing OR email and label the subject line “ONS 2018 Reservation” (you will receive a response within 24 hours)
  • Sheraton Grand Los Angeles – Call (213) 488-3500 and ask for Group Housing

Alternative Hotel Options

We are actively working to expand our room blocks at both properties. However, if you are unable to book at the InterContinental or Sheraton Grand or would like to book at a local area hotel instead, we have a few options listed below. Please note, we do not have discounted room rates at these properties. Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation.

  • O Hotel – 0.2 miles from InterContinental LA // 5-minute walk // 819 S. Flower St.
  • Freehand Los Angeles – 0.3 miles from InterContinental LA // 7-minute walk // 649 S. Olive St.
  • Nomad Los Angeles – 0.5 miles from InterContinental LA // 10-minute walk // 416 W. 8th St.
  • LA Hotel – 0.5 miles from InterContinental LA // 12-minute walk // 333 S. Figueroa St.

InterContinental LA Downtown
900 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Telephone: +1-213-688-7777

This year’s event will take place at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown. Miles of glass and steel shaped 73 stories high, the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown hotel presents the glamour and exhilaration that defines the LA skyline.

We have negotiated a discounted conference room rate of $259/night + applicable taxes for attendees. Be sure to book prior to Sunday, March 4 – the conference rate is not guaranteed after this date. High-speed guest room wifi is included in the room rate.

Make Your Reservation

Additional Room Block at Sheraton Grand Los Angeles

Sheraton Grand Los Angeles
711 Hope Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Telephone: +1-213-488-3500

We have negotiated a discounted group rate of $229/night + applicable taxes at the Sheraton Grand Los Angeles. Be sure to book prior to Monday, March 5 – the conference rate is not guaranteed after this date. High-speed guest room wifi is included in the room rate.

Make Your Reservation

Important: The Linux Foundation will never reach out to attendees by phone to make hotel reservations for our conferences. Please be advised that the most secure way to book in our discounted room block is by using the direct booking like provided above, or by calling the hotel directly. If you do receive a phone call from someone claiming to be with The Linux Foundation or the hotel and they attempt to sell you a hotel room, please email us at

If you have any questions related to the room block or conference hotel, please email the events team at

Getting to InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown

Airport Information

From Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
Estimated Taxi Cost: $50 – 65 USD
Estimated Time by Taxi: 45 Minutes

From Bob Hope Airport (BUR)
Estimated Taxi Cost: $50 – 65 USD
Estimated Time by Taxi: 35 Minutes

Public Transportation

From LAX, take the LAX FlyAway Shuttle to Union Station for only $9.75! Tickets can be purchased in advance online. Union Station is a 10-minute drive from the hotel.


Valet is available for $42 USD per night. Unfortunately, self-parking is not available.

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