Travel and Accommodation Tips

Getting here

From the Airport

The best options for traveling to Westwood from the airport is to take either Uber or lyft. An alternative option is to take the LAX Flyaway to Westwood Village.

Click here for UCLA campus map showing all the WCCFL venues.

The conference will be held at Ackerman Union. The building is structured from bottom to top: B, A, 1, 2, 3. Click here for more detailed directions to Ackerman Union. It is recommended that you park in lot 4 if coming from Sunset Boulevard or Parking structure 8 if coming from Wilshire. Make sure you read signs and you can get a permit ahead of time here.  The conference will be primarily held in the Bruin Reception Room (2nd floor) and the Viewpoint Conference Room (A-level).

Banuqet dinner on Saturday will be held in Royce Hall, 314. Click here for a directions from Ackerman Union to Royce Hall.

There are several hotels close to campus, including…

UCLA Guest House
330 Charles E. Young Dr. East
Los Angeles, CA 90095
(310) 825-2923

Hilgard House Hotel
927 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 208-3945
(800) 826-3934

Royal Palace Westwood
1052 Tiverton Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 208-6677

UCLA Tiverton House
900 Tiverton Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90024

The W
930 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 208-8765
(888) 627-7135

Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Westwood 
10740 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 475-8711
(800) 472-8556

Comfort Inn – Santa Monica
2815 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 828-5517

Best Western Gateway Hotel – Santa Monica
1920 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 829-9100

Courtyard Marriott – Century City/Beverly Hills
10320 W. Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90064
(310) 556-2777
(800) 750-0953

Nearby Attractions

Places to eat

There are many eaters within walking distance.


1161 Westwood Blvd

Headlines Diner
10922 Kinross Ave

Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
950 Westwood Blvd
1001 Gayley Ave


Elysée Bakery
1099 Gayley Ave

In’N Out
922 Gayley Ave

10968 Le Conte Ave

1151 Westwood Blvd


California Pizza Kitchen
1001 Broxton Ave

La Bruschetta
1621 Westwood Blvd

B.J.’s Pizza & Grill
939 Broxton Ave


Emporium Thai Cuisine
1275 Westwood Blvd


Native Foods
1114 Gayley Ave

For even more options click here.

Local museums

The Getty Center
1200 Getty Center Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90049

5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036

250 South Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012

The Broad Museum
221 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012

The Hammer Museum
10899 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90024