Hilton Antwerp Old Town
Our event will take place in beautiful city of Antwerp, at the Hilton Old Town hotel. Located in the heart of historic Belgium, this hotel combines elegantly old-world charm and stylish sophistication. Through its central location you can enjoy the city’s historic town square with Belgium’s finest architecture. It will strait win your sympathy by its spacious rooms’ feature, the Hilton Serenity bed, opening windows, a large desk with ergonomic chair and a marble bathroom with separate shower and bath. Equipped with WiFi and modern amenities, the bright and airy room will help you relax and recharge. More info about the hotel here.
Please note that the hotel rooms are not included in the registration fee for the FEM Congress 2018, but should be booked separately! We have blocked for you a contingent of rooms at the special rate of 189 € (double room for single occupancy) / 199 € (double room for double occupancy) – breakfast included.
Lonely Planet selected Antwerp in its top 10 cities to visit in 2018, and rightly so! From chocolates and beer to diamonds and world-class shopping, Antwerp is charming city with Belgium’s biggest port, fashionable hotspots, diamond districts and a rich architectural heritage.
Visitor centre Grote Markt 13
Visitor centre Central Station (level 0, near the escalators)
From Brussels Airport:
Take the A201 and exit at junction 4 onto the R0. Exit at junction E19 (direction Mechelen) and continue along the E19/A1. Exit at junction 5a (direction Brugge and Gent) onto the R1. When you reach Antwerp, exit at junction 5a Schelde, Hoboken and carry on to the Brusselstraat, then Bolivarplaats. Turn right on the Amerikalei,which changes to Britselei, take the first left to the Bourlastraat and turn right at Leopoldplaats. Continue along Leopoldstraat, turn right at Komedieplaats onto Huidevetterstraat at the end left to the Schoenmarkt and you will arrive in front of Groenplaats and the Hilton Antwerp Old Town hotel.
By taxi the journey normally takes around 45 minutes.
A brand new direct train connection between Brussels National Airport and the Antwerp Central Station brings you to and from the airport in just 30 minutes! A bus runs also at every hour between Zaventem Airport and Antwerp Central station.
Just before the Craeybeckxtunnel when traveling from Brussels take the first lane from the left direction Antwerpen Centrum. Go straight on at the first traffic lights. Follow the road straight ahead for about 1 km until you arrive at the “Stads Park”. At the end of the boulevard cross the Leien and follow the road to the right (“Leopold straat”). At the traffic light take the right until the first traffic lights and follow to the left and after turn after 50 meters to the right again. At the end of the street you will get to the “Eiermarkt” and you are facing the main entrance of the Hilton Antwerp Old Town. Going straight you are facing the entrance of Parking Groenplaats. The car park offers direct access to the hotel lobby.
From Antwerp Central Station:
Take subway number 9 or 15, direction Linkeroever, to Groenplaats, where the Hotel is located.
By taxi the journey normally takes around 10 minutes.