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Men Having Babies Florida / Latin America - 2019
Surrogacy & Gay Parenting Conference


Fort Lauderdale, June 8-9, 2019



Hotel options

We offer two lodging options for out of town conference attendees. Note that availability is limited, so please do not delay securing your accommodations.

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GalleryOne - A DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel


This is the hotel where the conference is being held. It is an all-suite hotel, with several room options.
  • Special subsidized room rate of $159 / night using this link (or use Reservation Group Code MHB if booking from the main page)
  • You may also call the Reservations Hotline at 800-222-TREE (8733) OR the hotel’s Inhouse Reservations agent Alexandrea at 954-335-4614 and ask for the group rate under the Men Having Babies Room Block.
  • Only Valet Parking is available at the hotel, $33.00 overnight parking and $15.00 for Daily Parking (however some parking is available at the Galleria mall next door).


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Royal Palms Resort & Spa


Just a mile away from the GalleryOne, this popular (yet affordable) botique hotel is just one short block from the beach.
  • Rooms for this weekend are only $120.
  • Parking is only $10 / day.
  • See below for a free ride service to get to the conference and other destination in Fort Lauderdale


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Getting around: “The Free Ride”


An on-demand shuttle service that uses electric vehicles around Fort Lauderdale.
  • Rides are free (courtesy of advertising sponsors), riders are expected to tip the driver.
  • Runs daily 11:30am-10:00pm.
  • Hop on and hop off along a pre-set route.
  • Text ahead (please allow 10-15 minutes for pick-up) 954-603-4500
  • Or use an app (Apple / Google) to request rides on-demand.