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If you're planning to attend the 66th Annual IFEA Convention, Expo & Retreat this Oct 9-11 in McAllen, TX, then it's time to secure your hotel accommodations for your stay with us! Don't wait until the last minute to book your stay - as rooms fill up quickly!

Stay close to all the action and enjoy convenient access to the McAllen Convention Center by staying in one of our two host hotels - Cambria Hotel & Suites*, La Quinta Suites by Wyndham and Home2 Suites by Hilton. All just a short 3 minute walk to the Convention Center. Whether you're attending as a speaker, exhibitor, or attendee, a comfortable and convenient stay is essential to making the most out of your IFEA Convention Experience!

The 66th Annual IFEA Convention, Expo & Retreat, October 9-11, 2023 will take place at the McAllen Convention Center.

In order to receive the IFEA Convention Hotel Rate, please use the below reservation links to book your hotel room.

Note: The 66th Annual IFEA Convention, Expo & Retreat is 3 full days (until 6:00 p.m.), so be sure to make your travel arrangements accordingly.
McAllen Convention Center

The McAllen Convention Center is located at:
700 Convention Center Blvd.
McAllen, TX 78501

Hotel Alert

It has been brought to our attention that third party agencies are contacting IFEA Members/Convention Attendees, claiming to represent the IFEA and offering their hotel reservation services. These individuals are not in any way affiliated with IFEA. Please DO NOT book your hotel reservations through any third party company claiming to represent the IFEA and do not provide your credit card details.
Hotel reservations are only possible via the links found below.

The following hotel properties will serve as our host hotels during the IFEA Annual Convention.

Casa De Palmas

Trademark Collection by Wyndham

101 N. Main St.
McAllen, TX 78501

Centrally located in the heart of McAllen Art District, Casa de Palmas is within walking distance of the best restaurants in the city. We are two miles from McAllen Miller International Airport (MFE) and La Plaza Mall, and just minutes away from McAllen Convention Center.
Off Campus Hotel. Transportation will be provided to Convention Center. On-site full service restaurant and lounge with room service available, in addition to pool, free wifi, parking, airport shuttle and fitness center.
*Complimentary Breakfast not provided.

Note: As the Casa de Palmas is not on the Convention Center Campus (like our other three properties), IFEA is arranging for transportation between the hotel and the Convention Center (full schedule to be announced), which is about a 5-10 minute ride away.

IFEA Convention Group Rate Reservation Deadline: Friday, September 22, 2023

Hotel Rate:

$149 plus tax - Any Size Room Available.


Cambria Hotel & Suites

Cambria Suites

McAllen Convention Center
701 South Ware Road
McAllen, Texas 78501

The Cambria® Hotel McAllen Convention Center puts business and leisure travelers right inside the city’s commercial and cultural hub. They’re located at the entrance of the convention center, and offer a free shuttle service to and from McAllen International Airport for added convenience. Staying at the Cambria, you’ll receive complimentary breakfast as well as having easy access to nearby dining, shopping and entertainment.

The Cambria Hotel will serve as the location for the IFEA/dfest Hospitality Suite

Hotel Rate:

$154 plus tax - Rate Applies to Any Size Room Available



La Quinta® Suites by Wyndham

LaQuinta Suites

McAllen-Convention Center
801 South Ware Road
McAllen, TX 78501

A stay at La Quinta® by Wyndham McAllen-Convention Center puts you within walking distance of the McAllen Convention Center. The hotel is conveniently located off I-2 giving you easy access to the La Plaza Mall and the State Farm Arena. While you're here, enjoy their modern design and amenities, as well as an on-site gym, outdoor pool, and free daily breakfast.

Hotel Rate:

$144 plus tax - King Room
$154 - plus tax - Two Queen Beds Room



Home2 Suites by Hilton


McAllen Convention Center
525 South Ware Road
McAllen, TX 78501

Three miles from McAllen Airport, the Home2 Suites by Hilton McAllen is easy to find – and they offer free shuttle service. They’re close to McAllen Convention Center, with plenty of shopping, dining, and entertainment options nearby. Their spacious suites are pet-friendly with kitchens and free WiFi. Start the day right with a free hot breakfast, served every morning.

Hotel Rate:

$155 plus tax - Any Size Room Available



All Hotel Properties Include:

Free Airport Shuttle Service
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast*
All Rooms are Suites
Quick easy walk to Convention Center

Hotel to Convention Center Distance

Hotel properties are a 3-4 minute walk to the McAllen Convention Center, in addition to being in close proximity to a variety of restaurants and shops.

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