IAU 16th General Conference


Preferential rates until 1 September 2022






Participants are in charge of arranging accommodation, below you will find 3 suggested hotels which are located both close to the city as well as close to the Conference venue, University College Dublin (UCD). Shuttle busses will be provided between the hotel and conference venue from these three hotels. Dublin is a popular place, so IAU encourages participants to book accommodation as soon as possible in order to secure a room at the preferential rate negotiated for conference participants. 

We have negotiated certain special discounted rates for IAU 2022 delegates in a range of accommodation options close to University College Dublin and we strongly recommend that you choose to stay at one of the hotels below. To take advantage of these special discounted rates, you will need to click "book accommodation" below. Please follow the instructions on the Accomodation booking page managed by Conference Partners International (CPI), the sole agent for accommodation booking for the IAU 16th General Conference. 

Intercontinental *****


InterContinental Dublin Hotel is an elegant urban resort, nestled on two acres in the exclusive neighbourhood of Ballsbridge. The city centre is only a short stroll away. The 208 luxurious Rooms and Suites afford views of the city skyline, coast and mountains. Indulge in Irish cuisine, cocktails or take a tour of some of Ireland’s famous whiskeys with our expert sommelier. More relaxation awaits in The Spa, sauna and heated pool and in the genuine Irish hospitality of their staff.

Distance from the Conference Venue: 3.5km

The Talbot ****

The Talbot:

Talbot Hotel Stillorgan is one of Dublin’s premier 4 star Failte Ireland and Automobile Association (AA) rated hotels. Each of the 150 air-conditioned hotel bedrooms are relaxing and inviting, and offer everything that you would expect from a four-star hotel, including complimentary WiFi internet connection, 24 hour room service, tea and coffee making facilities, trouser press/iron, hairdryer, telephone, work desk area with reading lamps, luxurious en- suite marble bathrooms and any extras that you may request to surprise a friend or business colleague.

Distance from Conference Venue: 4.7km

Clayton Ballsbridge ****

Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge:

Boasting spacious rooms with en suite bathrooms, Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge is a beautifully restored 19th-century Masonic orphan’s school with landscaped gardens. Public transportation is located right outside the hotel. The hotel is within walking distance to the Dublin city centre and just 5 minutes from Sandymount DART station. Underground car parking is available for an additional charge.

Distance from Conference Venue: 3.6km

In case of any queries regarding accommodation, please do not hesitate to contact: events@iau-aiu.net

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