Location & Venue
The conference will take place in La Grande Motte, France, a Mediterranean city with immediate surroundings providing a lot of touristic sites to visit, the vineyards, the coast, the mountains and numerous World heritage sites of the Languedoc-Roussillon region (e.g. Roman remains such as Le Pont du Gard or the Nîmes arenas, the medieval city of Carcassonne, etc.)
The Conference will be held in the Congress Centre (Le Palais des Congrès) in La Grande Motte, France.
The Congress Centre overlooks the Grande Motte marina. The beach, down-town and restaurant areas are all within close walking distance.
|Conference Centre address:
Palais des Congrès Jean Balladur
Avenue Jean Béne
34280 La Grande Motte
The Conference organisers have selected one lodging facility for the Conference participants located 5 minutes walk from the Congress Centre: Mercure Hotel****
Negociated rates* - breakfast ** & VAT included
** breakfasts can be served in the rooms
Not included: City tax 2.48 euros/person/day
|Single room||115 €||575 €|
|Double room for Double use (1 bathroom)||
|Suite for Single use||145 €||725 €|
|Suite for Double use (2 bathrooms)||
*Note: Possibility of one consecutive extra-night at the same rate.
Mercure Hotel "Conference preferential rate" will be applied according to room availabilities and is guarantee only until 20th January 2018
Other suggested hotel or appartement complex close to the conference center are listed below:
Alternatively, several hotels with different levels and prices are located around the conference centre, please consult directly the official reservation center of the La Grande Motte Tourist Office for an exhaustive list:
- La Grande Motte Tourist Office - Accommodation List
- Arrival in Montpellier Méditerranée airport
Montpellier airport is located between Montpellier down-town and La Grande Motte. Taxis and shuttle services are available at the terminal exit (15 minutes drive).
- Montpellier Airport - website
- Taxis to and from Montpellier - website
- Grande Motte access by public transports - website
- Arrival by train in St Roch Railway Station
- Montpellier TGV station: 21 km - SNCF website