43 Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center Tips
Eat at the Hotel and you will get a parking pass which was helpful since it costs 6.00 an hour to park, we ate because we were hungry and found this out after we left and we were offered a parking pass for 3 hours
While there are no food vendors within the show, the hotel has several restaurants.
Discounted parking IS available; however, it's still pricey.
They offer free water @ several stations outside the venue.
I can NOT remember the fee; but, I believe it was $11 or more each day.
There was food & drink?
There was discounted parking at Gayland
There has always been a jewelry repairer on site.
I would NOT call their bags cheap; but, bring your own to carry theirs in one bag for convenience!
I found out about Gaylord's discount parking after I paid to park in a private parking lot.
They give out cheap bags; do bring your own
Need to have water available to consumers at no cost
We parked nearby since I need a wheelchair.
We enjoyed the buffet.
There are places near by that offer food. We ate at the Italian buffet inside Gaylord.
International Gem & Jewelry Show
I wish we had information in advance that you could have your jewelry repaired while you waited.
Parking was very expensive and there was no discount offered - at least that is what we were told.
Ferry service is available from Alexandria.
Need to know that public parking is available at it is about $5 to $7 for 2 hrs.