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Incoming Services
Rue de Lausanne 54
CH-1202 Geneva
Tel: +41 22 908 1855
Fax: +41 22 908 1835

Kuoni Travel Ltd-Incoming Services is the official travel agent for the XIX Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography to be held in Geneva, and will be offering specially reduced rates for accommodation and Congress Tours.

Kuoni Travel Ltd holds allocations of rooms at special rates at the hotels mentioned in the list. Only bookings made through Kuoni Travel Ltd in advance will secure these rates. Please refer to the list to make your selection.

get acrobat readerReservations on an individual basis should be made on the hotel booking form.
Click here to download the form(.pdf, 24Kb)

For block bookings, companies are requested to send their request by fax to Kuoni Travel Ltd directly.

The Hotel Booking Forms should be sent to Kuoni Travel Ltd, Rue de Lausanne 54, 1202 Geneva, Switzerland,
tel: +41 22 908 18 55, fax: +41 22 908 18 35, e-mail: to be received no later than July 15, 2002, thereafter accommodation will be subject to availability.

Reservations will only be confirmed if credit card details are fully supplied; alternatively please forward a one-night deposit by bank transfer to:

Kuoni Travel Ltd
Bank Name: Credit Suisse, 1211 Geneva Switzerland 70,
Bank Account : 4251-380510-71
Swift: CRESCHZZ 12A.
Ref: IUCR 2002

Your credit card will only be processed in the event of late cancellation or non arrival.
For block bookings (more than 15 rooms) different payment and cancellation policies will apply.

Cancellations must be received in writing before July 6, 2002; after this date a fee equivalent to the deposit guarantee will be charged.

In the event of non-arrival, the reservation will automatically be released by the hotel by 09.00 hrs the following day, and the deposit guarantee will not be refunded.

For individual bookings, participants are advised to take out personal insurance in case of unexpected late cancellation.

Kuoni Travel Ltd will endeavour to meet all accommodation requests. However, Kuoni Travel Ltd reserves the right to change the requested hotel to one of a similar category if they are unable to confirm those offered in the brochure.

Accommodation at special Congress rates is available at the following Hotels:

Rates are based on 2002 price and are quoted in CHF.
Rates quoted are per room, per night and include breakfast and city tax.
Hotel Category Single Room Double Room Distance to Palexpo Congress Center (congress venue))
5* 300 - 328.- 10 minutes by bus
Crowne Plaza
Headquarters hotel
5* Standard: 283.-
Fully Booked
Standard: 317.-
Fully Booked
Walking distance of 5 minutes
5* 250.- 310.- 10 minutes by bus
NH Geneva Airport Hotel
4* 162.60.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
5 minutes by bus
Walking distance of 20 minutes
4* 198.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
20 minutes by bus
Royal Manotel
4* 237.- 307.- 15 minutes by bus
Epsom Manotel
4* 226.- 293.- 15 minutes by bus
Auteuil Manotel
4* 211.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
15 minutes by bus
4* 242.- 303.- 15 minutes by bus
Ramada Park Hotel
4* 163.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
5 minutes by bus or walking distance of 10 minutes
3* 182.- 234.- 20 minutes by bus
Ascot Manotel
3* 174.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
10 minutes by bus
Swissair Guest House 3* 142.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
10 minutes by bus
Chavannes-de-Bogis 3* 140.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
25 minutes by free hotel shuttle bus
3* 82.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
10 minutes by bus
Edelweiss Manotel
3* 203.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
20 minutes by bus
3* 142.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
15 minutes by bus
Cité Universitaire   59.-
Fully Booked
Fully Booked
30 minutes by bus

Transportation from the hotels to Palexpo
Participants will be entitled to complimentary transport on all Geneva local buses (TPG). This service will be provided to all congress participants wearing the congress badge when boarding the bus.
This service will be valid throughout the congress. Further information will be available on this web site.

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