The 2011 EABS Meeting will take place in Porto Palace Hotel. It is one of the most modern 5-star luxurious hotels in Thessaloniki. It opened to the public in late 2005 after the attentive restoration of the historical building of 1913 and it therefore combines traditional elegance and modern comfort. All conference venues are located in the hotel. They are air-conditioned and fully equipped with projectors, microphones and Wi-Fi.
There have also been made arrangements so that all participants could conveniently be accommodated in the hotel. All rooms (DeLuxe category) are fully equipped with all modern amenities, such as TV, Pay TV, mini bar, air conditioning, digital phone line with direct internet line, free Wi-Fi, voice mail service, personal safe box, laundry service, room service 24 hrs, hair dryer etc. All participants will have access to free parking and to free and speedy Wi-Fi in all parts of the hotel. The room prices for all participants to the EABS meeting will be 60,- euros for single rooms and 80,- euros for double ones. There is also the possibility for those of you who would like to prolong their stay for some days to book their rooms for this extra period at the same low price. For those who would to have a look to the hotel rooms please click here.
Address: 65, 26th Octovriou Avenue, Port, 546 28, Thessaloniki, Greece
The hotel is located by the new harbor and in close proximity to the city centre (it is accessible by bus, taxi or the hotel shuttle). It is alos very close to the (OSE) and the Passenger Bus Station (KTEL).
In the following table you can see the distance to the most important destinations in Thessaloniki:
Distance from airport: 14 km (20 min by taxi, 45 min by bus)
Distance from bus station: 50 meters
Distance from city centre: 2 km (5-7 min by bus, approx. 5 min. by taxi)
Distance from Passenger Bus Station (KTEL): 1 km (3 min by taxi)
Distance from Railway Station (OSE): 2 km (5 min by taxi, 10 min by bus)
In order to see the location of the hotel on the map, please click here.
For more information regarding the hotel you can visit its official site.