We are delighted to announce that lolaHESG 2020 will be held at Hotel Groningen Plaza.
Best Western Hotel Groningen Plaza is situated next to the Hoornse meer in Groningen. The location makes the hotel the ideal basis for business stays, but also for more leisurely visits to the city and the area around Groningen. Parking is free of charge and from Friday to Sundays there is also a shuttle service to the city centre, which is also free of charge. The hotel has 121 rooms, a large number of which have a view of lake Hoornsemeer. The lake is a wonderful place for cycling and walking; the hotel offers bicycle hire and maps of walking routes. After a good walk or bike ride you can enjoy the hotel’s pool.
Best Western Plus
Hotel Groningen Plaza
Laan Corpus den Hoorn 300
9728 JT Groningen
How to get there?
The conference location is easily reachable by public transport or by car. The Best Western Hotel Groningen Plaza is only 3 km from Groningen Central station.
Bus lines 5, 10, 300, 309, 312 run every few minutes from Groningen Central station toward Best Western Plus Hotel Groningen Plaza. Get off at bus stop Eisenhowerstraat (4-minute walk to the hotel) or bus stop Van Ketwich Verschuurbrug (12-minute walk to the hotel). An exact bus schedule can be found on www.9292.nl or contact reception at (0031-50-524 8000).
We encourage you to rent an OV bicycle at Groningen Central Station. The cycling time is around 12 minutes. You may then also use the bicycle to cycle from the hotel to the conference dinner (2km distance).
If you come by car, please use the address: Laan Corpus den Hoorn 300, Groningen. Ample free parking is available at the hotel.
From the direction Assen (A28):
- Follow the A28 in the direction of Groningen;
- Just before Groningen take exit 39 (exit Groningen Zuid);
- At the bottom of the exit turn left under the A28;
- Across the bridge and left after 10 metres;
- Straight through onto the driveway and you have arrived at Best Western Plus Hotel Groningen Plaza
From the direction Amsterdam/Drachten (A7)
- Following the A7 in the direction of Groningen;
- At the end of the A7 at the traffic lights (Julianaplein) turn right in the direction of Assen;
- Keep to your right and take the first exit Groningen Zuid;
- At the bottom of the exit turn right and then the first left;
- Straight through onto the driveway and you have arrived at Best Western Plus Hotel Groningen Plaza.