Location & dates EMBL Heidelberg, Germany 16 - 18 Feb 2012
Deadlines Registration closed

Accommodation and Transport


Accommodation is not included in the registration fee of the conference.

How can I book accommodation for the conference?

Rooms have been reserved at our partner hotels, allowing participants to choose a suitable hotel at an EMBL discounted rate. Please contact one of our partner hotels before 18 January 2012 in order to ensure availability. Prices do vary according to season, therefore please quote the code PRO12 and confirm the exact price of the room with the hotel directly.

Which hotels can I book?

Please choose from one of our long standing partner hotels below.

EMBL Partner Hotels 

EMBL-ISG Hotel Hotel Backmulde Hotel Holländer Hof
Crowne Plaza Hotel Hotel Bayrischer Hof Hotel Kohler
Exzellenz Hotel Hotel Central Hotel Monpti
Hotel Denner Hotel Goldener Falke Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten &
Vier Jahreszeiten Gästehaus   
Hotel Anlage   Leonardo Hotel

Click here for a map showing our partner hotels and the nearest bus stops. 


What type of room can I book?*

  • Single room - a room with a single bed for 1 person only
  • Superior single room - a larger single room or a double room used as a single
  • Double room - a room with double bed ideally for a couple
  • Twin room - a room with 2 single beds for 2 persons
  • Half of twin room - the use of a single bed in a twin room (shared with another participant)

*Note: not all room types are available in every hotel.

Local Transport

Conference Shuttles Buses

Conference shuttle buses are free of charge for participants. They will go from designated bus stops near the hotels to EMBL and back, mornings and evenings. The  conference bus schedule is available here.

Please check the Google Map - Bus Stops and Hotels with details about bus stops and hotel locations.

Important info: Please note that NOT every bus stop will be used for every event. The bus stops for this conference are:

  • Bus Station Main Train Station
  • Bus Station Neckarmünzplatz
  • Bus Station Peterskirche
  • Bus Station Crowne Plaza
  • Bus Station ISG Hotel


For further information follow the link  Public Transportation to the Venue


Conference Venue

EMBL Advanced Training Centre
European Molecular Biology Laboratory
Meyerhofstraße 1
69117 Heidelberg, Germany 

How to get to EMBL


For inquiries about accommodation and local transportation you can also check the participants' FAQ page.