Accommodation and Travel

Accommodation

Please contact the hotels or hostel listed below via phone or email, indicating that you will attend CVCS 2013 at HiG - special accommodation rates will apply for attendees to the symposium. If you would like assistance in booking accommodation, please contact Rachael Gibb, as rooms are still available at the Strand Hotel. Thank you!

1. Quality Hotel Strand

The Quality Hotel Strand has been recently renovated, with three restaurants, the theatre, cinema and one of the finest SPA in Norway, all under one roof.

Location:  Strandgata 15

                2815 Gjøvik

Only a two minute walk from the bus and train station, and 1.5 km from  Gjøvik University College.

Room rate: NOK 1118,- per night, including breakfast

Contact: Phone: +47 61 13 20 00

Fax: +47 61 18 08 64

E-mail: q.strand@choice.no

2. Comfort Hotel Grand  

The Comfort Hotel Grand is centrally located, close to bars, cafes, and restaurants.

Location: Jernbanegata 5

               2821 Gjøvik

A few minutes walk from bus and train station. 1.4 km from  Gjøvik University College.

Room rate: Please check the Comfort Hotel Grand website

Contact: Phone: +47 61 14 00 00

Fax: +47 61 14 00 01

E-mail: co.gjovik@choice.no

3. Gjøvik Vandrerhjem – Hovdetun 

Gjøvik Vandrerhjem Hovdetun is a well-appointed hostel, just a short walk from the centre of Gjøvik.

Location:  Parkveien 8 

                2821 Gjøvik

1.6 km from bus and train station. 2 km from Gjøvik University College

 Room rates:        (Breakfast is included for all guests.)

  • Private single room: NOK 624
  • Private 2 bed room: NOK 800
  • Single room, wash basin: NOK 450
  • 2 bed room, wash basin: NOK 650

Contact:             

   Phone: +47 61 17 10 11

   E-mail: gjovik@hihostels.no

Travel

There are two airports in Oslo: Gardermoen International Airport and Torp International Airport. Gardermoen is the nearest one to Gjøvik and has a direct bus to Gjøvik every 2 hours. The bus leaves from the platform outside the arrival hall. The bus ride takes 1 hour and 40 minutes.

The bus time table from Gardermoen is available at www.timeekspressen.no or directly as a PDF. When you arrive at the bus station in Gjøvik, the university college (symposium venue) and hotels are a short walk away. 

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