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University Guest House & Conference Center
110 S Fort Douglas Blvd

Salt Lake City, Utah 84113-5036

2000Largest Group
75Meeting Rooms
4,000Overnight Guests
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  • Beautiful Rocky Mountain Setting, Salt Lake City Beautiful Rocky Mountain Setting, Salt Lake City
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  • Many different catering option availableMany different catering option available
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  • Live it up with the Convenient Location of our Residence HallsLive it up with the Convenient Location of our Residence Halls
  • 180 hotel rooms and new 350 seat Fort Douglas Ballroom180 hotel rooms and new 350 seat Fort Douglas Ballroom
  • 180 beautiful sleeping rooms, right on campus!180 beautiful sleeping rooms, right on campus!
  • Kitchenettes available for upgradeKitchenettes available for upgrade
  • New Fort Douglas BallroomNew Fort Douglas Ballroom
  • University Guest House Meeting Space. Large Pre-function area.University Guest House Meeting Space. Large Pre-function area.
  • University Guest House & Conference Center. Beautiful setting at the foot of the Rocky Mountains.University Guest House & Conference Center. Beautiful setting at the foot of the Rocky Mountains.
  • Fort Douglas BallroomFort Douglas Ballroom
  • Fort Douglass Officers ClubFort Douglass Officers Club
  • Fort Douglas Chapel Wedding FacilityFort Douglas Chapel Wedding Facility
  • Fort Douglas BandstandFort Douglas Bandstand

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The University Guest House and Conference Center is nestled at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, and located in the historic Fort Douglas area of the University of Utah campus. Our facilities consist of a 180 room hotel and 1,500 new suite-style residence hall beds, 30,000 square feet of meeting space and a 600 seat dining facility. We can host groups up to 2,000 people during the summer months. Numerous recreation attractions surround our campus, and we are located on the Salt Lake TRAX line, so downtown is just minutes away. Hotel includes free hot breakfast, free parking and free internet.Our campus is just a short 20 minutes from the Salt Lake International Airport.
Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Salt Lake City - 0
Snowbird - 30
Park City - 25
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Salt Lake City Int'l / 20
30,000 sq. ft. of meeting facilities, 180 room hotel available year-round. 1,500 suite style res hall beds available May - August, and a 600 seat dining facility. Campus building and facilities available from mid- May to the first week of August.
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Residence Halls
Suite/Apt Style
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Private Communal Semi-Private
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Voice and wireless internet and all AV available in all meeting rooms. Free wireless in all hotel guest rooms, andresidence halls. Campus computer labs available. Business services available on campus.
Food & Beverage:
Unlimited catering options. Meal plans can be added to any sleeping package. Alcohol service is available in specific facilities using a licensed caterer
Complete Meeting Package:
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Special Rates and Packages:
Housing rates: $25 to $45 night in the residence halls (air conditioned and linens provided).The University Gusest House Hotel rates: $99 to $119 per night. Call for meeting room and service rates. Complete meeting packages available. All campus meeting space is available from mid- May to the first week of August.
Rental Policies:
None. Please inquire if you have special needs.

Event Spaces

Meeting RoomDescriptionsSquare Footage
University Guest House & Conference Center Fort Douglas Ballroom, University Guest House meeting space (4 rooms), The Officers Club, The Commander's House, The Post Chapel, and The Post Theatre. Client can choose from a large list of licensed caterers, alcohol is premitted, state-of-the-art AV available.

30,000 total


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    Design a menu, a presentation, and a service to meet all your catering needs
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    Cuisine Unlimited
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    Taste of the Wasatch
    Experienced staff creating memorable and exciting occasions that will delight your senses!
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    Eiffel Tower
    Fine catering specializing in custom gourmet menus with wide variety of cuisines!


Facility# of Rooms# of BedsRoom TypeBath TypeA/C
University Guest House Hotel 180 Hotel Hotel-Like Private yes
Heritage Commons Residence halls 1,500 1,500 Suite Style Resident Halls Residence Halls Shared yes
Heritage Commons Apartments 30 120 Suite/Apartment Style Private yes


  • Heritage Commons
    Heritage Commons
    Seating Capacity: 600
    "all you care to eat" grilled paninis, fresh salad bar, pizza & pasta, American style grill
  • Union Terrace
    Union Terrace
    Seating Capacity: 400
    Food Court - PizzaHut, Chinese, Mexican, fresh salad bar, burgers, sushi, sandwich bar, and much more!
  • Crimson View Restaurant - Union Building
    Crimson View Restaurant - Union Building
    Great view, delicious sandwiches from grilled veggie paninis to Monte Cristos, salads, pasta, desserts, & more!
  • John A. Moran Eye Center Cafe
    John A. Moran Eye Center Cafe
    Seating Capacity: 22
    Appetizing clam chowder soup, a variety of sandwiches, fresh fruit, and tasty pastries!
  • The Point Restaurant
    The Point Restaurant
    Seating Capacity: 240-500
    Savory breakfast from blueberry pancakes to sizzling omelets, burgers, soups, Asian Spring Roll Salads


Conference Services 30 years of meeting management experience. We can manage all or part of your meeting on or off our campus

Transportation We can arrange for all your transportation needs. Shuttles, coaches, etc. SLC TRAX avaiable on site.

Online Registration Processing Our registration department can handle all types of registration - online, paper, fax, credit card processing, hotel rooms, etc.

Speaker Management We can arrange all aspects of speaker travel, reimbursements, honorariums, etc.

Facility Management We offer full onsite and off site facility management. Coordination of all aspects of the facility your meeting will be held.

Income & Expense Accounting In conjunction with registration we offer full income and expense accounting services

Catering Coordination We work with over 25 different caterers to ensure your culinary needs are met. Alcohol can be served in specific meeting spaces.

Special Events & Tours Let us plan your special event or tours at one of the many unique locations in Utah.

Printing & Marketing We can assist in developing and printing marketing and promotional material.


Audio/Visual All meeting & lodging spaces have full A/V capability and free wireless internet

Internet All meeting & lodging spaces have free wireless/wired internet. Campus Instuctional Media Services is available to handle all special or extra AV needs.

Area Attractions

Foothill Cultural District Red Butte Garden & Arboretum, Utah's Hogle Zoo, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, brand new Natural History Museum of Utah, Fort Douglas Military Museum, Olympic Legacy Park, This is the Place Heritage Park are all within a one mile area of the Guest House. Visit Salt Lake Connect Pass, and a step- on step-off Big Red Bus is available for area tours.

Temple Square Visititors Center, Guided Tours, Mormon Tabernacle Choir rehearsals, gardens, cafe's

Ski Resorts Snowbird, Alta, Brighton, Solitude, Canyons, Park City, Deer Valley

National Parks Arches, Bryce, Canyonlands, Dinosaur, Flaming Gorge, Capital Reef, Cedar Breaks, Zion

Great Salt Lake/Kennecot Copper Mine Visit the largest inland sea in and the deepest open pit Copper Mine (visible from space) in the world.

Olympic Venues Utah Olympic Winter Sports Park, Kearns Speed Skating Oval, Olympic Cauldron Park.

This is The Place Heritage Park Step back in time as trained interpreters in period dress, bring Utah's pioneer history to life.

Recreation Skiing, rafting, hiking, biking, climbing, all abound in Utah.

Utah's Hogle Zoo Salt Lake's number one attraction. Nestled in Emigration Canyon offering fantastic exhibits