VENUE & ACCOMMODATION
The 5th International UV and Skin Cancer Prevention Conference this year takes place at the Lamot Conference and Heritage Centre, centrally located in the town of Mechelen, a short train ride from Brussels and Antwerp in Belgium.
The venue, previously an old brewery, is a multifunctional and integrated space providing 8 comfortable meeting rooms as well as a cultural heritage service. It provides a place for public projects around the Mechelen’s cultural heritage such as big summer exhibitions and is a focal meeting point for Mechelen as well as hosting an increasing number of international meetings.
Location details and maps can be found at lamot-mechelen.be under accessibility, along with information about local parking if required. If you choose to stay at one of the hotels on our preferred list below, they are all within walking distance of Lamot so if you are driving you may wish to check individual hotels for parking information.
Euroskin have negotiated special conference rates at several hotels close to the Lamot Congres and Heritage Centre. Please contact the hotels directly using the details below to make your reservation.
View map of hotels here
Novotel Mechelen Centrum
Van Beethovenstraat 1, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 40 49 53
Rates from €142 per room per night
Download details of rates and reservation form here.
Goswin de Stassartstraat 26, 2800, Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 28 84 00
Rates from €129 per room per night
Please quote code ‘Euroskin 2020’ when booking
Hotel Mercure Mechelen Vé
Vismarkt 14, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 20 07 55
Rates from €164 per room per night (limited rooms available)
Click here to make your booking online.
Van Der Valk Hotel Mechelen
Ride Kruisplein 1-4, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 65 01 65
Rates from €128 per room per night
Please quote code ‘MEC-GF253’ when booking.
Additional accommodation options can be found on the Mechelen Tourist Office website at: visit.mechelen.be/accomodation.
LOCAL AREA INFORMATION
Located Placed about 25km from both Antwerp and Brussels, the city of Mechelen has a wide range of meeting venues, accommodation and restaurants for an international conference. It is a charming city full of heritage and almost everything is within walking distance!
Mechelen is very easily accessed by train from Brussels and Antwerp, with trains running regularly throughout the day. Further details about train travel can be found at www.belgiantrain.be/en.
To take a break from the working hours there are plenty of attractions including St Rumbold’s Tower, boat trips along the Inner Dyle, the Toy Museum and Technopolis. visit.mechelen.be/attractions-2
A variety of restaurants are on offer throughout the city including many offering local cuisine and of course beers! meetin.mechelen.be/restaurants-2
For any more local information please do visit the Visit Mechelen pages visit.mechelen.be/en