SEA Studies Symposium 2014 – Accommodation & Getting Around
“Southeast Asia in Transition”
22 – 23 March 2014
Keble College, University of Oxford
Accommodation in the Symposium venue
The Conference will be held at Keble College.
For a full map of the University of Oxford’s colleges, please visit: http://www.ox.ac.uk/visitors_friends/maps_and_directions/colleges_and_halls.html
Conference accommodation is limited to 150 rooms on both Friday and Saturday nights. You can book accommodation when registering for the conference. Due to the large number of participants expected at this conference, the organisers would like to apologise for not being able to make accommodation arrangements for all.
Finding Accommodation in Oxford
As Oxford is a small city, most accommodation is accessible within 30 minutes on foot from Keble College. We suggest the following list of accommodation options in and around Oxford, from which participants can make their own arrangements for the duration of the conference, subject to their own budget and schedules.
Budget Hostels (Approximately £25 – £50/night for a bed in a shared dormitory)
http://www.hostelworld.com or http://www.hostels.com
We recommend the “Oxford Backpackers Hotel” and “Central Backpackers”. Both hostels are located near Said Business School, just a short walk from the Oxford Train Station. It takes around 20-30 minutes to walk to Keble College.
College Accommodation (Approximately £60 – £100/night per single room)
http://www.oxfordrooms.co.uk/ or http://www.budgetstayuk.com/
Our recommendations are the colleges closest to Keble College, which are St. Anne’s College, St. John’s College, Somerville College, Mansfield College and Wadham College.
Mid-range and Above Hotels (Approximately £100 – £450/night per single room)
Our recommendations are the hotels closest to Keble College, which are Cotswold Lodge, Parklands B&B, Old Parsonage Hotel and The Galaxie B&B. 5* hotels in Oxford include the Randolph, the Malmaison, and the Old Bank Hotel.
Getting to the Symposium
From the train station to Keble
Turn left towards Park End Street. Continue onto Hythe Bridge Street and then continue onto George Street. George Street continues onto Broad Street. Turn left at Catte Street/Parks Road and continue onto Parks Road. Keble will be on the left.
From the coach station (Gloucester Green) to Keble
From the bus station, walk towards George Street and turn left at George Street. George Street continues onto Broad Street. Turn left at Catte Street/Parks Road and continue onto Parks Road. Keble will be on the left.
Courtesy Cars: +44 (0) 1865 343 575
ABC Taxis: +44 (0) 1865 770077 or +44 (0) 1865 242424
CCB Cars: +44 (0) 1865 876699 or +44 (0) 1865 765566
Parking at Keble
Parking is not available on Keble College grounds, and on-road parking near the college is difficult.