Lodging and Transportation

All event activities, except the performance at Disneyland®, will take place at the Hyatt Regency Orange County in Garden Grove, California.

Conveniently located near Anaheim, this hotel in Orange County is a spectacular resort destination for families, business travelers, and vacationers. Kick back and relax in spacious rooms and suites featuring flat-screen TVs and modern decor. Savor Italian cuisine at TusCA Restaurant or enjoy a local microbrew at OC Brewhouse.

Guests enjoy perks like the Disneyland® Resort shuttle service. Just a short drive away, Orange County beaches, shopping outlets and attractions offer endless vacation fun. Unwind after a day of sightseeing or theme park adventure at our two outdoor heated pools or rejuvenate in the whirlpool. Pick up a basketball game on the sports court or get reenergized in the StayFit™ Gym.

Special Rates for Seminar

Single/Double Standard $149/night plus tax (17%)
Additional Guests (3 or 4 per room) $25 each night

To receive the group rate, make your reservations by following this link https://aws.passkey.com/go/Handbell2017
You may also call 1-888-421-1442 and ask for rooms in the Handbell Musicians of America block.
To ensure the event rate, please make your reservations before June 16, 2017.

All rates include in-room internet access.  Rates will be offered 3 days before and 3 days after the event dates, based on availability.

Airport Transportation

You can now begin to arrange for discounted transportation between the airport and hotel has been arranged with Karmel Shuttle Service. Reservations are required can can be make by CLICKING HERE or calling 1-888-995-RIDE (7433). Be sure to mention promo code “handbell17.”

Hotel Surcharge

To ensure that we are able to meet the room block required by the Hyatt Regency Orange County, registrants who opt for alternate lodging are required to pay an additional surcharge of $150.00. This surcharge does not apply to registrants with a home address within a 60-mile driving radius of the event site.  Lodging requirements will be confirmed using a rooming list of reservations provided by the Hyatt Regency.


Guest Room Details

The modern accommodations feature plush Hyatt Grand Beds™ with pillow top mattress and down comforters, upgraded KenetMD™ bath amenities, and personal coffee makers. Stay entertained with the large flat screen TV with movies, free Wi-Fi access and iHome Stereo with iPod® docking station.

Standard Amenities

  • Hyatt Grand Bed™ with pillow top mattress and down comforter
  • Oversized well-lit work desk
  • iHome Stereo with iPod® docking station
  • Flat screen television with in-room movies
  • Complimentary Standard Wi-Fi, Premium Wi-Fi at an additional fee
  • Dual phone lines with voicemail
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron / ironing board
  • KenetMD™ bath amenities
  • Video Checkout
  • Individual digital climate control
  • Safe deposit box
  • Personal coffee maker complete with condiments
  • Rollaways available upon request at $20 per day
  • Refrigerators available upon request at $50 per stay


Here is your chance to perform in the most magical place on earth, Disneyland®. (Included with Distinctly Teen registration)

News & Announcements

Registration for those who pre-registered will open February 1.

General Registration for Nat'l Seminar, Master Class, and Distinctly Teen will open February 15.

Event Schedules

General Event Schedule Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

Pre-registration is required for all Seminar classes. To help you plan which classes you wish to take before completing the online registration process, you may download and fill out the following Personal Event Schedule Planner.