Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Drive
Nashville, Tennessee 37214
Hotel Phone: 615-889-1000
Reservations: 877-491-7397


The Gaylord Opryland Resort is a spectacular hotel minutes away from downtown Nashville. This venue is located less than 10 miles from Nashville International Airport. The Gaylord Opryland offers luxurious accommodations, first-class restaurants, eclectic shops, indoor and outdoor pools, and nine acres of lush, indoor gardens and cascading waterfalls.


Please note that registration is not required prior to reserving a room. However, ASLRRA will be cross checking hotel housing lists against registered attendees. Room reservations are subject to cancellation if not registered for the ASLRRA CONNECTIONS Convention by March 2, 2018.

Gaylord Opryland Hotel
Our discounted room rate is $202 single or double occupancy, plus state and local tax and a $20/night resort fee. The hotel room cut-off date is Friday, March 2, but we will likely sell out before then. Make your reservations by using this link: Gaylord Opryland Hotel Reservations or by calling 877-491-7397 or 615-883-2211 and mentioning ASLRRA 2018 Annual Meeting or American Short Line. 

Residence Inn at Nashville Airport
Rooms are also available at the Residence Inn Nashville Airport. Reservations can be made by calling 800-331-3131 or 615-889-8600 and mentioning that you are with the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association Group or by clicking here. Please book by March 23rd.

**Please note that our room block covers core convention nights from Saturday, April 7, through Tuesday, April 10 (meeting begins Sunday afternoon and ends Tuesday evening). Please note that the golf outing is Tuesday afternoon this year.  If you need assistance, please contact us at or 202-628-4500.  

NOTE - As a reminder, ASLRRA does not work with or endorse any third party companies to make room reservations.  Reservations should be made directly with Gaylord through the number above or by using the link provided.


We have reserved special rates for our convention attendees of $202 per night, plus state and local tax and an $20/night resort fee. 

Your resort fee will include:
 - Complimentary local telephone calls
 - Two bottles of water per day in room
 - Fitness Center and pool access
 - Coupon book with over $100 in hotel savings
 - In-room High-speed wireless internet
 - Opryland Mills Discount Passbook
 - Discounted transportation service to designated Nashville locations

Standard in-room amenities include:
 - Alarm clock
 - Cable television
 - Coffee maker/tea service
 - Desk
 - Hair dryer
 - Iron and ironing board
 - Mini fridge
 - Pillows: down/feather and foam
 - Rollaway bed
 - Safe
 - Speakerphone