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Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Harbor Hotel

ShellCon 2019 will be held at the Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Harbor Hotel in San Pedro, CA on Fri-Sat, Oct 11-12, 2019. For those of you flying in, the closest airport is the Long Beach Airport (LGB).

Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Harbor Hotel
601 S. Palos Verdes Street
San Pedro, CA 90731
Phone: 310-519-8200

Unfortunately, our discount room block has reached capacity! But there’s still rooms available at the button below.

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Venue Map

Map of ShellCon at the Crowne Plaza Hotel

About the Venue

The Crowne Plaza offers accessibility to the LA Waterfront, sailing, kite boarding, boat tours and much more. If bringing loved ones, they can take a tour of the Battleship USS Iowa Museum, picnic by the Korean Friendship Bell, or learn about life under the sea at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium.


The hotel parking garage has self-parking for $5/day +tax or valet for $15/day +tax.
There is limited free street parking adjacent to the hotel as well as on other blocks close by. Look for the decapitated meters.
There is some street parking that is metered during the week and free on weekends. Don’t forget your quarters just in case.

Restaurant & Bar

The Crowne Plaza is home to the Blu Restaurant & Bar.
Normal restaurant hours are 6:30PM to 10:30PM daily.
Normal bar hours are 2:00PM to 10:00PM daily.
However, the bar hours on Friday & Saturday nights have been extended until 1AM.
Blu Restaurant Menu

Local Restaurants

If you’re looking for a place to have lunch or dinner, we suggest checking out one these local shops that are offering discounts or special deals for ShellCon attendees with their badge.

Cabrillo Coffee/Dreamy’s Ice Cream

Brand new place for handcrafted ice cream and espresso drinks.

  • 10% off with ShellCon badge
  • 15% off for Veterans with ShellCon badge

Happy Diner

Family-owned Mexican food and American diner cuisine.

  • ShellCon Combo: 3 tacos, rice, beans, drink $10
  • 20% off with ShellCon badge

La Buvette Bistro

French wine bistro. Reservations required for evening meals. Website

  • 10% off with ShellCon badge

Grinder Restaurant

Family-owned diner. Great for breakfast! Website

  • 10% off with ShellCon badge

Hojas Tea House

Tea, Coffee, & Desserts! Order online on their website. Must choose San Pedro location. Website

  • 15% off with ShellCon badge

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