SOCC2017 is held at the
Novotel Munich City****
Tel (+49)89/661070 - Fax (+49)89/66107999
Its central location makes the Novotel Muenchen City Hotel ideal for business or leisure. The hotel is within 1.2 miles (2 km) of many companies and some of Munich's prettiest tourist attractions. Marienplatz with its shops and cafés, the Englischer Garten, Hofbrauhaus and Deutsches Museum are all within easy reach. Rosenheimer Platz tram station is 328 yards (300 m) from the hotel, with trams to the main train station (10 min.) and airport (40 min.).
How to get there
The Novotel hotel is easily accessible by car, bus, subway, tram or train.
GPS Coordinates: N 48° 7' 46.26'' E 11° 35' 19.14''
The Novotel has an indoor parking garage. The daily rate is EUR 17.-
The nearest airport (24mi/38km) is Franz-Josef-Strauss International Airport (MUC). From there, you can get to the city by subway (S-Bahn), bus, taxi, etc.
The easiest way is to take the subway train (S-Bahn) line S8 (direction "Herrsching", 34 mins.) or S1 (direction "Ostbahnhof", 53 mins) to "Rosenheimer Platz". Both trains run every 20 minutes. The stop is in the basement of the airport. From the stop "Rosenheimer Platz" walking time to Novotel is about 7 mins (550m).
Cost: approx. EUR 11.20 for a single-journey ticket, or EUR 12.80 for a day-ticket (valid for unlimited travel on the public transport network). Ticket machines are available both in the airport terminal and on the S-Bahn platform. The ticket machines at Munich airport accept credit cards, in addition to cash and "EC-Card".
For international travelers who want to fly into Frankfurt instead, you can either get to Munich the safe way by taking the ICE high speed train (3h 56', running every hour), or if you are brave enough to experience the German Autobahn traffic you may rent a car (420km / 4h 20' and more...)
Take the train to Munich Main Station (München Hauptbahnhof / Hbf). From there, take subway (all lines S1 to S8), tram, or bus (see below)
Take the subway line S1-S8 to "Rosenheimer Platz". Distance to Novotel: 550m, walking time: 7min.
Take bus #17 to "Am Gasteig"
Take tram #16 to "Am Gasteig"
from airport: time: about 40min, cost: approx. EUR 65.-
from main station: time: about 15 min, cost: approx. EUR 15.-
For more information on public transportation in Munich, refer to http://www.mvv-muenchen.de/en/homepage/index.html
Novotel Munich City (conference venue)
The Novotel hotel has reserved a limited number of rooms during the conference week (Sep. 2-10) at the discounted group rates of
per room, per night, including breakfast buffet, taxes, and service fees.
The reserved block of rooms is guaranteed until August 06, 2017. After that, the discounted rate still applies, but availability of rooms is not guaranteed any more. Reservations can be cancelled without charge up to four weeks prior to arrival.
For hotel room booking at the discounted rates, please fill out the hotel reservation form and FAX it to the hotel (+49-89-66107999).
Other hotels in the area:
Hilton Munich City****
Rosenheimer Strasse 15
Rooms: from €169. Breakfast €20.-, Parking €28.-
Distance to conference venue: 450m, walking time: 6min.
Holiday Inn Munich - City Centre****
Rooms: from €136. Breakfast €25.-, Parking €20.-
Distance to conference venue: 79m, walking time: 1min.
Hotel Motel One München Deutsches Museum**
Rooms: from €80. Breakfast €9.50, Parking €14.-
Distance to conference venue: 240m, walking time: 3min.
Derag Livinghotel am Deutschen Museum***
Rooms: from €65. Breakfast €14.-, Parking €12.-
Distance to conference venue: 350m, walking time: 4min.