Venue and lodging
Meeting venue and accommodation
The meeting will be held in Villa Lanna, a cosy conference center of the Czech Academy of Sciences, located in Prague. Accommodation in 27 rooms is possible direcly in the Villa.
Please, book your accommodation directly with the villa at firstname.lastname@example.org. The whole capacity has been reserved for us for the duration of the conference, thus when booking, state that you are attending the DEA 2018 meeting organized by J. Fedor. If you wish to stay longer, arrange this directly with the reception. The students are encouraged to share the rooms.
Update, February 26: The villa is now fully booked. Please, use the other options.
If we exceed the lodging capacity (almost certainly we will) there are number of hotels, B&Bs and apartments in the walking distance from the meeting venue. Please, book yourself. The address of the Villa is V Sadech 1, Prague 6.
Most of the lodging options in the close vicinity are small apartments that can be booked via booking.com or airbnb.com. Apart from it, there are few bigger hotels:
Villa Lanna is in the walking distance from the Prague metro line A, station Hradčanská. Address: V Sadech 1, Prague, GPS:N 50.102447, E 14.4070776.
Arriving from the airport
Public transport: You can buy tickets in the arrival hall in a red booth. For a single journey to Hradčanská you will need a ticket for 24 czech crowns, which is valid 30 minutes from the stamping (stamp when entering the bus). Take the bus number 119 to its terminus station Nadrazi Veleslavin (some 15 minutes) and change to the metro A. Station Hradčanská is the 3rd stop in the direction towards the city center.
Taxi: Taxi should cost around 300 czech crowns. Uber is ok, it may be cheaper.
Arriving from the train station
Public transport: You can buy tickets in the arrival hall in yellow vending machines. There are several options of getting to Hradčanská, the easiest is to take a direct tram number 26 (15 minutes). The tram stop is outside of the train station building, some three minutes walk in the right direction across a park.
Public transport in general
Information about the transport and connections in Prague can be found at www.dpp.cz.
The conference dinner will be held in the restaurant Nebozízek, located on the Petřín hill above the city center. The transport information and instructions will be given at the conference.