Please note that conference participants are themselves responsible for booking a hotel room. Anyhow, we negotiated attractive, special OZSW rates, at a number of hotels in Amsterdam, for people attending the 2015 OZSW Conference.
The choice varies from 2 to 4 star hotels (in the city centre or in the neighbourhood of the conference venue: the VU University, in Amsterdam Zuid).
If you want to make use of these special OZSW room rates please reserve a room before October the 25th 2015. After this date rooms could be subject to availability only and other rates and conditions could also apply.
Hotels with special OZSW discounts:*
MERCURE HOTEL AMSTERDAM CENTRE CANAL DISTRICT, a beautiful boutique hotel in the city centre. Trams 16 and 24 bring you straight to the VU University.
Standard room with WIFI and breakfast : Single use: € 99,50 / Twin use: € 119,00 per room per night (city tax not included). Privilege room with WIFI and breakfast : Single use: € 119,50 / Twin use: € 139,00 per room per night (city tax not included).
For reservations please send an email directly to the hotel: H1032firstname.lastname@example.org, mentioning the code OZSW. Certain conditions will apply. The hotel will inform you accordingly before a reservation can be made.
NOVOTEL AMSTERDAM CITY, one of the 4 star hotels in the heart of the business district, near the VU University (15 minutes walking distance). The RAI train station is just a short walk away and offers frequent connections to the conference venue, Amsterdam city centre and Schiphol Airport.
Single room with WIFI and buffet breakfast : € 119,00 per room, per night (city tax not included). Twin room with WIFI and buffet breakfast : € 139,00 per room, per night (city tax not included).
For reservations, please mention the code OZSW, by using the following link: http://novotel-amsterdam-city-hotel.hotelsofamsterdam.net/en/
CASA 400: Hotel Casa is a hotel rich in history and tradition founded in 1957 by the old Prime Minister Frits Bolkestein and his friend Gabbe Scheltema. In April 2010 the new Casa 400 building at the Eerste Ringdijkstraat opened its doors: a fresh, young and modern student hotel was reborn.
To get to the Vrije Universiteit VU is a 10 minute Metro ride (line 51) from Amstel station to the De Boelelaan VU Amsterdam station.
Single room with WIFI and buffet breakfast : € 99,00 per room, per night, excluding city tax. Double, Twin and Disabled rooms are also available.
For reservations send an email to: email@example.com and mention the code: OZSW.
QBIC Amsterdam: Cool and futuristic, walking distance from VU University. Your room is a Cubi: a cube-shaped state-of-the-art living space. Each Cubi includes an extra long handmade Hastens bed, Philip Starck design bathroom elements, LCD TV, safe and high-speed internet. Some Cubi rooms even come with different coloured lighting.
Approximately € 75,00 per room, per night, excluding city tax and breakfast. Reservations directly via the hotel website (please use the code OZSW to receive a discount on the room rate): https://amsterdam.qbichotels.com/en/booking.html
CITIZEN M offers high value in the form of luxurious, affordable hotel rooms in Amsterdam Zuid. Besides a 24 hour experience where citizenM provides a living room to work, meet and play, the hotel also offers a 24/7 canteenM with a choice of signature sandwiches, salads, warm dishes and more. Ambient mood lighting, wall to wall window, blackout blind rain shower for washing away jetlag, free movies, free Wi-Fi, international plug system.
Approximately € 89,00 per room, per night, excluding city tax and excluding breakfast.
Reservations directly via the hotel website (mention the code OZSW): http://www.citizenm.com/destinations/amsterdam
You can also look for a different hotel through e.g. booking.com and hotels.nl. An overview of bed and breakfasts in Amsterdam is available here, and through airbnb you can find people who rent out (a room in) their own place.
To check the distance between the accommodation and the conference venue, use De Boelelaan 1105 – 1081 HV Amsterdam as the address.
* All information provided courtesy of the hotels in question.