Accommodation and How to Arrive

MAP OF THE CAMPUS
 
AIRPORT
RAILWAY STATION
PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Line 200 - Bolhão - Castelo do Queijo
Line 203 - Marquês - Castelo do Queijo
Line 204 - H. S. João - Foz
Line 207 - Campanhã - Foz (Mercado)

Taxis Central: +351 22 507 64 00 / +351 91 230 12 51 / +351 93 477 21 73 / +351 96 852 00 63

IF YOU COME BY PRIVATE CAR FROM: 
  • Lisbon: A1 exit Porto - Ponte Arrábida
     
  • Arrábida Bridge: Exit Bessa Leite, go around the roundabout, skip Hotel Ipanema Park. Follow the signs to Praça do Império. After Praça Império roundabout, turn left to Rua Diogo Botelho and immediately you find the buildings of the University.
     
  • Braga: A3 Exit Porto - A1 (South) - IC1
    IC1: Exit Boavista / Foz do Douro - Avenida Boavista
    Boavista Avenue: Turn left to Avenue Marechal Gomes da Costa. In the end of the  Avenue, after Praça Império roundabout, turn left to Rua Diogo Botelho and immediately you find the buildings of the University.
     
ACCOMMODATION
  • Sheraton Porto Hotel & Spa***** | The reservation must be made directly on the website
    -> 15 minutes by car or 30 minutes walk
     
  • BessaHotel Boavista**** | The reservation must be made directly on the website, mentioning the respective promocode "ASCOLA22"
    -> 15 minutes by car or 30 minutes walk
     
  • Hotel Boa Vista Porto*** | The reservation must be made directly through the phone (+351 225320020), mentioning the respective promocode "ASCOLA22"
    -> 5 minutes by car or 7 minutes walk


In addition to these hotels, we recommend the following:

  • HF Group | The reservation must be made directly on the website

    HF Ipanema Park*****
    -> 10 minutes by car or 30 minutes walk

    HF Ipanema Porto****
    -> 15 minutes by car or 1 hour walk

    HF Fénix Porto****
    -> 15 minutes by car or 1 hour walk

    HF Tuela Porto***​
    -> 15 minutes by car or 1 hour walk

COSTS

Speakers are expected to cover their costs for travel and hotel expenses but ASCOLA will provide scholarships, depending on available funds, to those who cannot finance their participation otherwise, in line with the Guidelines for Financial Aid set by its Scholarship Committee. Decisions on scholarships will be taken by a Scholarship Committee. Scholarships will mainly be granted to those presenting in the general sessions.