ACCOMMODATION

We highly recommend to book your hotel a few months before the conference. Aveiro is a small city and July is a month full of tourists.

How to get to Aveiro

From the airport of Lisbon or Porto you may catch a train to Aveiro (price depends if you use Alfa Pendular or Intercidades).

Distances:
Lisbon -Aveiro – 230Km
Porto- Aveiro- 70 km

If you arrive to Lisbon airport you can catch a taxi or a bus to the train station – Gare do Oriente. There you catch a train to Aveiro.

Lisbon – Aveiro:
Alfa Pendular (see TimetableA - blue color – 26,30€)
Intercidades (see TimetableA – green color – 20,20€)

If you arrive to Porto airport you can catch the metro directly from the airport to the train station (30 minutes 1,80€) – Estação de Campanhã. There you catch a train to Aveiro.

Porto – Aveiro:
Alfa Pendular (see TimetableA – blue color prices – 14,20€)
Intercidades (see TimetableA – green color – 11.70€)
Aveiro Line (see TimetableB – yellow line – 3,40€)

 

Important notes about transportation in Aveiro

Rent a bike

For the ICDHS conference the “Buga” bikes will be available 24hours and free of charge*. If you are interest in using this kind of transportation, indicate your interest on the registration document. The number of bikes is limited. The reservation will be made by order of registration on the conference. The main station of Bugas is situated in one of the corners of the “Praça do Mercado” (Market Square). Click here to download the map.
*Citizen card or passport will be necessary.

Taxis

The taxi prices may vary in distance from this list of hotels to the university (minimum 4 € maximum 7€).

Bus

The system of buses in Aveiro are not so reliable as we whish. The timetables are usually not fulfilled. There are two companies in the city – Moveaveiro (1,85€) and Urbaveiro (1€) – in both cases tickets can be purchased inside the buses. Please check buses stops and other information close to your hotel on this links:

 

Hotels

Hotel As Américas ****

(2,1 km., 27 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard:
Single 65€/night
Double 77€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, safe, telephone, mini bar, air conditioned and internet
Bike is included
Parking is included

Contacts
Hotel As Américas
Rua Eng. Von Haffe, 20
3800 – 176 Aveiro
Portugal

Tel. +351 234 346 010
Fax +351 234 346 019
info@hotelasamericas.com

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- Railway station of Aveiro - In front of Commercial Centre “Oita”
(duration: approximately 10 minutes to university)

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Hotel Aveiro Palace ****

(1 km., 13 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard:
Single 69€/night
Double 79€/night

Superior:
Single 79€/night
Double 89€/night

Suite:
Single 119€/night

Extra bed:
20€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with satellite TV, air dryer, telephone, mini bar, air conditioned and internet wifi
Lobby with available computers with wifi internet and cable TV with SportTV.

Contacts
Ricardo Dias
Rua de Viana do castelo, nº 4 (Ponte Praça)
3800-275 Aveiro

Tel. + 351 234 423 001
Fax + 351 234 421 885
geral@hotelaveiropalace.com

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- “Ponte praça” (close to the Library of Aveiro)
- Commercial Centre “Fórum Aveiro” (close to the supermarket “Pingo-Doce”)
(duration: approximately 5 or 4 minutes to university, respectively)

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Hotel Moliceiro ****

(1,7 km., 21 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard
Single 77€/night
Double 95€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Welcome check in (Port wine and sweets “ovos moles”)
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, safe, telephone, mini bar, air-conditioned, internet and offer a tea kettle and biscuits
Bike is included
Parking is included

Contacts
Mrs. Sara Santos
Rua Barbosa de Magalhães, 15/17
3800-154 Aveiro,
Portugal

Tel.+351 234 377 400
Fax+ 351 234 377 401
sarasantos@hotelmoliceiro.pt

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- “Ponte praça” (close to the Library of Aveiro)
- Commercial Centre “Fórum Aveiro” (close to the supermarket “Pingo-Doce”)
(duration: approximately 5 or 4 minutes to university, respectively)

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Meliá Ria Hotel ****

(1,8 km., 22 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard
Single 76€/night
Double 86€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, safe, telephone and internet
Health Club (not included – 10€/day)
Parking (not included – 6€/per 24hours)

Contacts
Mrs. Isabel Fardilha
Cais da Fonte Nova, Lote 5
3810-200 Aveiro, Portugal

Tel. +351 234 401000
Fax +351 234 401009
melia.ria@meliaportugal.com

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- Railway station of Aveiro
(duration: approximately 10 minutes to university)

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Hotel Afonso V ***

(1,6 km., 20 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Executive
Single 44 €/night
Double/Twin 58€/night
Third person 17€/night

Standard
Single 39€/night
Double/Twin 54€/night

Economic
Single 36€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, radio, safe, air-conditioned, telephone and internet (1638MB)

Contacts
Mrs. Sílvia Pires
Dept. Reservas Hotel Afonso V
Rua Dr. Manuel das Neves, 65
3810-101 Aveiro

Tel. +351 234.425.191
Fax +234 381 111
info@hotelafonsov.pt

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- Between the Secondary Schools “José Estevão” and “Mário Sacramento”
(duration: approximately 5 minutes to university)

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Hotel Imperial ***

(1,3 km., 16 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard
Single 40€/night
Double 59€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, safe, telephone and internet
Parking (not included – 9€/ per 24hours)

Contacts
Mr. António de Pinho
Rua Dr. Nascimento Leitão
3810-108 Aveiro – Portugal

Tel. +351 234 380 150
Fax + 351 234 380 159
reservas@hotelimperial.pt

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- Commercial Centre “Fórum Aveiro” (close to the supermarket “Pingo-Doce”)
- Next to Museum “Santa Joana”
(duration: approximately 4 minutes to university)

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Hotel Jardim ***

(1,6 km., 20 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard
Single 40€/night
Double 55€/night
Triple 70€/night
Quad 80€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, radio, safe, telephone and internet

Contacts
Mrs. Cátia Valente
Praceta D. Afonso V
3810-094 Aveiro – Portugal

Tel. +351 234 426 514
Fax +351 234 424 133
info@hoteljardim.pt

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- Commercial Centre “Fórum Aveiro” (close to the supermarket “Pingo-Doce”)
(duration: approximately 4 minutes to university)

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Hotel Veneza ***

(1,7 km., 21 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard
Single 54€/night
Double 65€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, safe, telephone, mini bar, air conditioned and internet
Interior Parking 5€
Exterior Parking 3,5€

Contacts
Paula Ferreira
Rua Luis G. Carvalho 23, 3800-211 Aveiro

Tel. + 351 234 404 400
Fax + 351 234 404 401
Transports

Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- Railway station of Aveiro - In front of Commercial Centre “Oita”
(duration: approximately 10 minutes to university)

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Hotel das Salinas **

(1,4 km., 17 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard
Single 43€/night
Double 55€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, safe, telephone, internet and offer a tea kettle, coffee and biscuits

Contacts
Mrs. Carla Santos
Hotel das Salinas
Rua da Liberdade, 10
Glória
3810-126 Aveiro

Tel. +351 234 404 190
reservas@hoteldassalinas.pt

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- “Ponte praça” (close to the Library of Aveiro)
- Commercial Centre “Fórum Aveiro” (close to the supermarket “Pingo-Doce”)
(duration: approximately 5 or 4 minutes to university, respectively)

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Hotel Aveiro Center **

(1,2 km., 15 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

mais info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard
Single 43€/night
Double 55€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, safe, telephone, internet and offer a tea kettle, coffee and biscuits

Contacts
Hotel Aveiro Center
Rua da Arrochela, Nº6
Albôi
3810 – 052 Aveiro

Tel. +351 234 380 390
Fax +351 234 380 391
reservas@hotelaveirocenter.pt

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- Commercial Centre “Fórum Aveiro” (close to the supermarket “Pingo-Doce”)
(duration: approximately 4 minutes to university, respectively)

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José Estevão Hotel **

(1,6 km., 19 min. walk to the University of Aveiro)

more info: Google Places

For bookings made directly by the participants:

Standard
Single 40€/night
Double 50€/night
Extra bed 12€/night

Note: To take advantage of these special prices, participants must mention when booking that will participate at the ICDHS 2014 International Committee Design History and Design Studies

Facilities
Breakfast is included
VAT is included
All rooms are equipped with TV, telephone, air-conditioned, internet only in the living room

Contacts
Mrs. Catarina Mendes
Rua José Estêvão, nº 23
3800-202 Aveiro

Tel. +351 234 38 39 64
Fax +351 234 38 25 70
info@joseestevao.com

Transports
Urbaveiro stops closest to the hotel:
- “Ponte praça” (close to the Library of Aveiro)
(duration: approximately 5 minutes to university)