About The Palm Beaches

There are 39 cities and towns in the Palm Beaches, 47 miles of pristine beaches, luxury resorts, boutique and trusted-brand hotels, innovative culinary landscapes, trendy shops, and a thriving nightlife. Experience captivating culture, awesome outdoor adventure, great golf, and thrilling entertainment in this magical collection of 39 cities and towns.


  • How much is the total cumulative hotel tax? 13%
  • How much is the F&B tax? 7%
  • How much is the average F&B gratuity? 23%


  • How many miles from the airport to downtown? 3 miles from PBI
  • Is there public transportation, such as a bus or subway available? Palm Tran buses, RideWPB, Tri-Rail
  • How much does the public transportation cost? RideWPB offers free shuttle transportation, Palm Tran costs $2.00 for a single ride
  • What is the shuttle bus fare from the airport to downtown? $2
  • What is the taxi fare from airport to downtown? $20-25
  • How many daily flights in and out of airport? PBI offers over 200 daily non-stop arrivals and departures
  • Is the airport a hub for any carrier? No
  • What are the major carriers serving airport? Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Jet Blue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines


  • How many committable hotel rooms downtown on peak night? 970
  • How many committable hotel rooms downtown on peak within walking distance to convention center? 870
  • How many headquarter hotel properties? 1, Hilton West Palm Beach
  • How many rooms available on peak night at the largest headquarter property? 320
  • Can you list hotels by rating?? 5 star, 4 star, 3 star?
  • 5 Star
    The Breakers
    The Boca Raton
    Eau Palm
  • 4 Star
    Hilton West Palm Beach
    The Ben
  • 3 Star
    West Palm Beach Marriott
    Canopy by Hilton West Palm Beach
    Hyatt Place
    Residence Inn


  • How many total gross square feet of exhibit space at Convention Center? 100,000 square feet
  • How much of this exhibit space is contiguous? All
  • How many total gross square feet of meeting space is available at the Convention center? 48,000 square feet
  • How many meeting rooms does the convention center have? 19
  • How big is the largest meeting room? 1,680 square feet
  • How many ballrooms does the convention center have? 4
  • How big is the largest ballroom? 22,000 square feet
  • When was the last renovation or expansion? N/A
  • When is a future renovation/expansion scheduled? TBD
  • Is there free Wi-Fi at the convention center? Yes
  • Is there an exclusive in-house Electrical provider? No
  • Is there an exclusive in-house AV provider? Encore is the in-house AV provider, not exclusive
  • Is there an exclusive in-house decorator? No
  • Is there an exclusive in house caterer? Yes
  • Is the convention center a union property? No
  • If union property, can you provide estimated pricing list? N/A


  • Palm Beach County proudly serving 39 communities; including Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Jupiter, Palm Beach, Wellington and more.
  • America’s first resort destination, with historic properties as The Breakers and The Boca Raton.
  • Access to Palm Beach County is a breeze with 3 international airports- Palm Beach International Airport (PBI), Fort Lauderdale International Airport (FLL) and Miami International Airport (MIA)
  • Featuring 47 miles of pristine beaches
  • Over 3,200 restaurants
  • 200+ museums and cultural venues
  • Palm Beach County Convention Center features 350,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, including a 100,000 sq. ft exhibit hall.