We strongly recommend that participants reserve their accommodation as early as possible, as June is an extremely busy month for events and tourism in Bologna.
The reception dinner on Saturday June 13th, the first session on the morning of Sunday June 14th as well as the closing session of June 17th will take place at the Hotel De la Gare the most conveniently situated hotel for the City Center and for the other conference venues.
If reserving a room at the Hotel De la Gare please use the reference indicated below to ensure that you take the agreed conference rate. There are not many other accommodation options in a medium to low price range in the city of Bologna, however some of them are outlined below.

Our Recommendation

The Jolly Hotel de La Gare ****

Piazza XX Settembre, 2, 40121 Bologna

The Jolly Hotel De la Gare is situated in the heart of Bologna in front of the train station and close to the main historical monument and the cities business district. The hotel has 156 functional and comfortable rooms, 7 junior suites and 2 suites all, which are on the top floor of the hotel with breath taking views.
The hotels elegant restaurant is the perfect place to sample some traditional national and local cuisine.

We have agreed a special rate on room prices at the Jolly Hotel De la Gare for participants at IUFA 2009: a flat rate of € 80 for a single or double room with breakfast for the period from June 13th to June 17th. The rooms are not blocked, so that all participants are invited to reserve as soon as possible so to take advantage of this price.

For reservations please contact the hotel directly, making reference to the IUFA 2009 conference:
E-mail: (Contact person: Maria Elena Valente)
Telephone: +39.051.281611

Other Accommodation Options

Hotel Sant'Orsola *

via Palmieri 25, Bologna
(within 15-20 minutes of walking distance from city center)

Hotel Giardinetto *

Via Massarenti, 76, Bologna 40138
(within 15-20 minutes of walking distance from city center)

Further Accommodation Options

A wide range of alternative accommodation can also be explored by following the 'hotels and restaurants' link on the right of the Bologna Tourims office website.