Accommodation

Hotels at walking distance from the Bellvitge Hospital

Hotel Hesperia Tower *****

Special IDIBELL rates per room and per night are: 150,00 € single and 170,00 € double occupancy. VAT not included.

http://www.hesperia.com/hotels/Hesperia-Tower/index.cfm

Hotel Hesperia Fira Suites *****

Averge rates per room and per night are: 130,00 € single and 150,00 € double occupancy. VAT not included. Please, call directly the hotel to make reservations : +(34) 935035970.

http://www.hesperia.com/hotels/Hesperia-Fira-Suites/index.cfm

Hostal Central Barcelona

Please, contact directly the hotel in order to make reservations : +(34)932451981

http://www.hostalcentralbarcelona.com

Hotels downtown Barcelona

Hotel Montecarlo ****

Special IDIBELL rates per room and per night are: 78,00 € single and 165,00 € double occupancy. Breakfast NOT included (12,00 € ). VAT is included. Please, call directly the hotel in order to make reservations and enjoy IDIBELL special rates: +(34) 934120404

http://www.hotelmontecarlobarcelona.com/en/location.html

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Location

The meeting venue is the Convention Centre Hesperia Hotel, in the district of Bellvitge in l'Hospitalet de Llobregat.

Its location makes it advisable to use public transport to get there whenever possible.

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How to get there by Metro

Line 1 (Red Line)

Get off at the Hospital de Bellvitge stop. The stop is right opposite the outpatients clinic building of the Prínceps d'Espanya Hospital.

Barcelona Metro Map

Metropolitan transport website

From the airport

Hotel shuttle service:

Hesperia Tower – El Prat Barcelona International Airport

07:00h / 07:40h / 08:20h / 09:00h /09:40h /11:40h /16:40h / 18:00h / 19:20h / 20:40h

Hesperia Tower - Plaça Catalunya

10:20h /11:00h / 12:20h / 17:20h / 18:40h / 20:00 Please, contact the hotel once you land to confirm your terminal at the airport Departure time from the hotel. Shuttle service and timetable are subject to modifications Complimentary service

By Car:

Exit from the airport towards the indication Barcelona / Gran Vía / Ciutat Vella. Take the highway C-31 towards 'Barcelona /Gran Vía'. Exit at 'Salida 4B L´Hospitalet / Ciutat Sanitaria'. Follow the indications towards 'Ciutat Sanitaria / Oncologic / Serveis funeraris'. In the rondabout cross the highway following the indication 'Hospital de Bellvitge'. Then you will arrive to the main entrance of the hotel (Gran Vía 144, Barcelona-aeropuerto L'Hospitalet).

By Bus:

Take the 46 bus until Hospital Oncològic stop.

From Sants Train Station

Public transportation:

Subway: Blue line number 5 at Sants Station till Plaça de Sants. Switch onto red line number 1 until Hospital de Bellvitge station.

By car:

Coming from Estació de Sants / Plaça dels Països Catalans, keep strait ahead by Passeig de Sant Antonio. Turn right on (Calle de Tarragona) till Plaça Espanya. At the roundabout (Plaça Espanya), take the 2nd exit and continue along Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes. Follow directions to Fira Montjuïc 2/ Aeropuerto. After 2km and passing by Plaça Cerda, you will see the intersection with IKEA on your left hand side. At this point stay on the right lane till the second exit. At the roundabout, follow exit Campus UB / Ciutat sanitaria and you will see the hotel on your right hand side, (Gran Vía 144, Barcelona-aeropuerto, L'Hospitalet).

By car

From North:

Exit at Barcelona Gran Vía / Ciutat Vella indication. After 500 m, you will see Ciutat Sanitaria signs. After crossing the expressway by the bridge keep going till Ciutat Sanitaria / Oncologic / Serveis funeraris. At the roundabout follow directions to Hospital de Bellvitge and you will see the hotel on your right hand side (Gran Vía 144, Barcelona-aeropuerto, L'Hospitalet).

From the South:

Coming from expressway AP7 you will turn into Ronda de Dalt (B20) Llobregat direction. Exit 3A Barcelona / Gran Vía / Ciutat Vella. After 500 m, you will see Ciutat Sanitaria signs. After crossing the expressway by the bridge keep going till Ciutat Sanitaria / Oncologic / Serveis funeraris.

From the West:

Coming from expressway AP7 you will turn into Ronda de Dalt (B20) Llobregat direction. Exit 3A Barcelona / Gran Vía / Ciutat Vella. After 500 m, you will see Ciutat Sanitaria signs. After crossing the expressway by the bridge keep going till Ciutat Sanitaria / Oncologic / Serveis funeraris.

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