Posted by: Dan D. Daatland
INFO Conference 2, 2006 (April 19)
Participants at the Stavanger 2006 conference
ACCOMMODATION IN STAVANGER
**Attached files: list of accommodation in two versions:
Version A: based on hotels (the last 25 persons are quartered the first night in another hotel): SameHotel.xls
Version B: list of particpants by country: CountryHoelxls
Word-file with same content as INFO-letter: AccommText1904.doc
List of participants: ParticipantsAll190406.xls
(An electronic map of Stavanger will be provided in a later INFO letter).
1. There are 144 registered participants in the conference.
2. 100 participants will be accommodated in hotels.
3. 75 of the 100 will stay in the same hotel the whole period – 25 persons will have to stay the first night in another hotel. The reasons for this is shortage of hotel space at the moment.
4. All the hotels are in the city of Stavanger with the exception of three places used the first night. People will be contacted directly about this.
4. People are quarted by nations as far as possible. Some groups have been split.
Bulgaria Gamle Salten (ship)
Croatia Gamle Salten
Italy Gamle Salten (except for one person)
Germany Thon Hotel (apart from first night)
Estonia Thon Hotel (apart from first night)
UK Thon Hotel
USA Thon Hotel
No Ireland/Irish Rep Clarion Hotel
Greenland Clarion Hotel
Lichtenstein Clarion Hotel
Nigeria Clarion Hotel
Switzerland Clarion Hotel
Netherland Skandsen Hotel
Portugal Skandsen Hotel/Gamle Salten
Romania Tone’ Bed & Breakfast
Spain Thon Hotel (apart from first night) + hotel no 2
Sweden Group of 18 split into four hotels (8 + 6 + 2 + 2)
Slovenia split group
The quality is not at all the same in these hotels. However, the rate you have been given is a generous one taking into consideration that you have meals and the conference fee included.
5. How to reach your hotel
Take the airport shuttle (Flybussen) and get off the bus at Central bus station if nothing else is stated.
5.A: ”Gamle Salten” – hotel ship placed just beyond the market place in Stavanger harbour.
Walking distance: 15 minutes from the central bus station.
Walk from the central bus station along the RIGHT hand side of the small lake/pond in front of you. At the end of the lake you will pass Thon Hotel (see 5.B below) on your right and Stavanger Cathedral (a medium sized stone church) on your left. You will see the market place and the harbour in front of you. You will find ”Gamle Salten” on the right hand side of the harbour just 500 meters from the Stavanger Cathedral.
5.B: Thon hotel - Stavanger
Adress: Kongsgata 32, Stavanger
Walking distance: 5 minutes from the Central bus station.
Start following the walking description above and you will arrive at the hotel (right hand side of the small lake just in front of the central bus station).
5.C: Clarion hotel
Adress: Ny Olavskleiv 8, Stavanger
New hotel in the city centre of Stavanger.
Take the airport shuttle (Flybussen) and get off the bus at Clarion hotel.
5.D: Skansen hotel
Adress: Skansengaten 7 (close to Stavanger harbour)
Walking distance: 20 minutes from the Central bus station.
Follow the same direction that leads to ”Gamle Salten” hotel ship (see 5.A above). Just continue your walk for another few minutes. Red + white coloured building just after you have passed Hotel Victoria (right hand side).
5.E: Tones bed and breakfast
Adress: Take the airport shuttle (Flybussen) and get off the bus at Clarion hotel. Go behind the bus and find Løkkeveien. Turn right, walk past the traffic lights crossing and take the first street to the left, after the crossing, Then you are in Peder Claussonsgt. and the house no. is 22. No B sign on the house.
The participants who are staying at Tones bed and breakfast should send an e-mail directe asap to Tone at e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org with your
estimated time of arrival.
5.F: Stavanger lille hotel
Walk from the central bus station and cross towards the railway lines. Walk up the stairs to the parking lot above the station area. Turn right and walk towards the street (Olav 5 gate). Turn left and follow this street to the next crossing and then turn turn right into Madlaveien. The building is up the street on the left hand side.
6. In use only the first night for a few people
(People staying here will be assisted directly to the place)
- Sola Strand hotel
(Close to the airport)
Adress: Axel Lunds veg 27, Sola
- Jæren hotel
Adress: Solhøgda 3. Bryne