2022 MDF Annual Conference Lodging & Transportation


The 2022 MDF Annual Conference takes place at Paradise Point: San Diego's Island Resort. Located in sunny San Diego, California, Paradise Point is on a 44-acre island tucked away in gentle Mission Bay, minutes from the heart of downtown San Diego. Paradise Point offers a secluded island escape with all the comforts of a top hotel. Click here to learn about the resort amenities.

The significantly discounted room block will fill up quickly, so reserve your room as soon as possible to secure the best rates! MDF has secured a special group discounted rate at Paradise Point Resort starting at $229 USD per night. To receive the group rate, please book by Monday, August 8th. Click Here to Book Your Significantly Discounted Room Reservation!

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You may also book your room anytime by calling the Reservations department at 855-463-3361 and referencing the “Myotonic Dystrophy Conference” or "MDF Conference" room block. 

Please note, registering for the conference does not reserve your hotel room. Interested in other accessible options in the area? Find more choices at AccessibleGo.


2022 MDF Annual Conference attendees will fly into San Diego International Airport (SAN). Visitors seeking shuttle service and transportation to Paradise Point have a variety of options, including taxi service, shuttles, and ride-sharing apps. Looking for other accesible transportation options in San Diego? Check out AccessibleGo


Taxis take about 15-20 minutes to get to Paradise Point and can cost between $20-30 from the airport. Cab companies and their phone numbers can be found on the Paradise Point website.

Ride-sharing Apps

The cost for a private ride from San Diego International Airport to Paradise Pointusing ride-sharing apps such as Uber or Lyft can range from $15.00 to $30.00. Your Uber/Lyft will meet you curbside across the street from baggage claim near the Transportation Plaza. Follow the signs for "Ground Transportation" or consult an airport employee for more detailed directions. Find more details on the airport website.

Directions from Airport to Hotel

If you decide to rent a car, the directions to the hotel are as follows: Take North Harbor Drive to Laurel Street and follow signs to Interstate 5 North. Continue on Interstate 5 North and exit onto Interstate 8 West. Continue on Interstate 8 West and exit Sports Arena/West Mission Bay Drive. Turn right at the traffic light – Ingraham Street. Continue on Ingraham Street to the second traffic light – West Vacation Road. Turn left into the hotel main entrance. The hotel offers reserved doorstep parking directly outside of guest rooms for $38 per car per night. Find more routes on the Paradise Point website.


Childcare is not provided by MDF at the Conference. Please make all necessary arrangements before you arrive so that you can take advantage of all that the Conference has to offer. Contact Care.com for information on local caregivers and availability.

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