A map of the Campus of the University of Twente with travel suggestions can be downloaded here.
The location of the Designlab is in building number 17 on that map, called The Gallery.
There are several hotels near the conference location (DesignLab, University of Twente, Hengelosestraat 500, Enschede):
- On campus, there is the Drienerburght hotel, with affordable rooms, on a short walking distance from the DesignLab. The hotel offers reduced fares for visitors of the conference. To book a room, go to the website www.Drienerburght.nl and fill in the access code: PHTR , and press “Login”. Press button “Search” fill in arrival date and departure date, press button “show rates”, press button “book”, fill in the number of rooms, and fill in the reservations form.
- Near campus, on a walking distance of 15 minutes, there is Hotel De Broeierd, which offers more luxury, and which can also easily be reached by train (station Enschede Kennispark): http://www.debroeierdhotelenschede.com/en/
- In the city center, just opposite the railway station (Enschede Centraal), there is the Intercity Hotel, with nice rooms for an affordable price. From this hotel it is easy to visit the shopping center and the bars and restaurants of the city of Enschede. From Enschede Central Station there is a direct bus connection to campus (line 1, travel time 10 minutes). There are also taxis available at the station: https://www.intercityhotel.com/en/hotels/all-hotels/netherlands/enschede/intercityhotel-enschede
- On a 7-minute walking distance from Enschede Central Station there is hotel Rodenbach, a small but convenient hotel, from which it is easy to visit the city center and to walk to the central station to take the direct bus to campus (line 1): http://www.rodenbach.nl
- Outside the city center the is the Van der Valk Hotel Enschede, from which there is a direct bus connection to the DesignLab (travel time 30 minutes, plus a 5-minute walk to the departure bus stop and a 5-minute walk from the arrival bus stop to the DesignLab): https://www.vandervalkhotelenschede.nl
- For more options, please check hotel reservation sites like booking.com.