The 20th ISEC venue will be the CNR – STEMS Institute and the School of Polytechnic and Basic Sciences both located in the area of P.le V. Tecchio, Fuorigrotta district.
For convenient access to the conference, we recommend accommodation in Fuorigrotta. If you wish to stay in Naples city centre, we advise you to reserve hotels close to stations of metro line L2 and Cumana train, in particular in the neighbourhood of CHIAIA district or in the historical centre. Lines serving the conference venue are L2 (Blue) and Cumana (Green).
Fuorigrotta District: closest to the conference venue
Hotel Palazzo Esedra **** (Walking distance: 300 m)
Hotel Palazzo Esedra occupies a building of great architectural interest designed by Arch. Marcello Canino, who in the 30s signed some of the most representative buildings in Italy. Large spaces, modern and functional design, best comfort and warm hospitality make of Palazzo Esedra the perfect choice to enjoy the lively city of Naples.
The hotel meets all the needs and expectations of the most demanding customers looking for smart accommodation at very favorable conditions. 106 rooms furnished with Italian upholstery and sober furniture. Palazzo Esedra’s facilities also include: an elegant buffet breakfast with al fresco dining section, Esedra BarBistrot to enjoy great cocktails and Italian cuisine, free Wi-Fi hotspot in public areas and free parking on hotel premises.
Hotel Cristina *** (Walking distance 1100 m)
Hotel Cristina is a brand new three-star superior hotel strategically located in Naples (Italy), nearby Mostra d’Oltremare Exhibition Center and just a few steps from the Cavalleggeri d’Aosta Metro Station to reach easy in a few minutes the historical Centre and enjoy a visit to one of the world’s most beautiful art cities. Thanks to its peculiar location the Property is a great accommodation choice for business and leisure purposes.
The Lobby is a spectacular sight: contrasting colors, armchairs as modern artworks, the intensity of the Indian Rainforest Brown Marble… peculiar atmosphere frames the portrait of Cristina, a legendary female figure, which stands on everything expressing a timeless beauty, the fusion of different cultures, the eyes of the traveler, the mysterious and fascinating soul of a contradictory city, such as Naples.
JFK Hotel Naples *** (Walking distance 1000 m)
The JFK Hotel is a comfortable three star hotel situated in the west of Naples, it has a lobby and a breakfast room that offers a rich daily breakfast buffet. The JFK Hotel has 40 rooms, including rooms with king size bed and room with double sofa bed. All rooms are nicely furnished, are en suite with shower or bath and are equipped with the latest amenities such as color TV, air conditioning, minibar, direct dial telephone, wardrobe, hair dryer and safe, also the entire structure is covered by internet-wi-fi.
Chiaia District: shopping area
Hotel EXE Majestic **** (close to Metro Line 2 – Piazza Amedeo, 40 min journey)
The ideal choice for the guests who prefer the dynamic side of the City. In the heart of Naples, nestled among the finest shops and nightlife the city has to offer, the Hotel Majestic is the ideal choice for guests who prefer the dynamic side of Naples.
Service is warm and personalized in the Neapolitan tradition. The hotel’s meeting rooms with natural daylight provides facilities for conferences and seminars including wireless Internet connection. Parking spaces are available in the hotel garage.
Sea Front Hotels
Grand Hotel Vesuvio *****
Via Partenope, 45
PH. +39 081 7640044
Located right on the seafront, the prestigious Grand Hotel Vesuvio overlooks the Gulf of Naples, the island of Capri and Mount Vesuvius. These views can be admired from its rooftop restaurant.
This 5-star hotel features a luxury indoor pool, fitness centre with personal trainer and a wellness area with hot tub, sauna and steam bath. Rooms are spacious and elegantly decorated. All air-conditioned, they also feature a minibar and a TV with satellite and pay-per-view channels. Some have a balcony with sea views. The Vesuvio Grand Hotel serves a varied buffet breakfast each morning. The Caruso Roof Garden Restaurant on the 9th floor offers classic Italian cuisine and panoramic views across the Mediterranean Sea.
Grand Hotel Excelsior ****
Overlooking the Bay of Naples and standing true to Italian customs, Hotel Excelsior combines the breath taking, elegant beauty of Naples with modern luxury and a touch of antiquity. With its luxurious crystal chandeliers, finely woven rugs, and superb Italian marble floors, Hotel Excelsior is a favorite haunt of artists, intellectuals, and international celebrities. Open our finely carved doors to an outside world of the city’s most famous shops and attractions.
Hotel Royal Continental ****
The Royal Continental hotel is located on the Naples waterfront and offers an ideal location with superb views of the gulf. Charismatic hospitality, flexible and dynamic services, a warm welcome and lots of atmosphere. The Hotel Royal Continental can boast a half century of experience in the hospitality business and believes in enhancing the environment by leaving the natural habitat untouched and offering guests the highest levels of comfort.
Hotel Rex ***
A few steps from the waterfront district of San Ferdinando, just minutes from picturesque sites like Castel dell’Ovo, Borgo Marinari and Piazza Plebiscito, the Hotel Rex of Naples welcomes you in an Art Nouveau building with a cozy Mediterranean atmosphere, enhanced by comfortable rooms, elegant simplicity and careful attention to detail. Cradle of ancient cultures, romantic source of inspiration, full of places to visit, people to meet-the most authentic Naples is all this and much more. There’s nothing left, but to let yourselves be whisked away by her irresistible charm and cheered-up by our hospitality.
Historical Centre Hotels
Santa Chiara Boutique Hotel ****
Santa Chiara Boutique Hotel is located is in the unique historic center, making it easy to visit the main landmarks and attractions. Despite of being on Spaccanapoli, the city’s beating artery of the Naples’ social life, only a few steps away from the wealth of historic buildings and parks, the hotel dwells in a peaceful and soothing atmosphere.
Discover Naples’ secret places and views and enjoy the courtesy of our staff. Santa Chiara Boutique Hotel will provide an unforgettable stay at one of the best four-star hotels you will have ever experienced.
Decumani Hotel De Charme ****
The Decumani Hotel de Charme was originally built during the 17th century and belonged to Sisto Riario Sforza, the last Archbishop of Naples in the Bourbon Kingdom of the Two Sicilies of which Naples was the capital.
In 2008 we embarked on a major refurbishment programme for the second floor, where the Hotel is placed. The hotel has now been fully restored and equipping with all the modern conveniences our guests expect.
A wide lounge, decorated with golden stuccoes and mirrors, testifies the illustrious past of this residence. All of our 42 bedrooms are fully air-conditioned and feature the following: Free Wi-Fi Internet, soundproof windows, flat screen Television with national and International channels, safe, minibar, direct dial telephone and hairdryer.
The Decumani Hotel de Charme is located in the Decumani, in the heart of the old town originally a Greek “polis” and then a Roman “urbs”, an area wich represents with its squares, streets and alleys, a unique historical, cultural and artistic heritage, as it is testified by the acknowledgment of Unesco, which in 1995 declared the historic centre of Naples ” the biggest open-air museum in the world”.
Hotel Piazza Bellini ***
Picture a fully renovated, historic 16th-century palazzo in the heart of Naples, near to San Gregorio Armeno, the National Archaeological Museum and the Greco-Roman city. Add a young staff with a fresh welcome, an original design, and the result is the Hotel Piazza Bellini. The hotel, with its cool 18th-century courtyard, is an oasis of tranquility in the middle of the city’s bustle with plenty of room to relax. The staff of local Neapolitans will be happy to advise on the myriad attractions of Naples, every day coming up with new ways for you to discover the most authentic side of our city.
B&B Bellini Suite
Bellini Suite B & B is located a few steps from the historic center of Naples, near the Bellini Theater. We offer hospitality and tranquility, placing ourselves at the same time as a perfect starting point to visit the wonders of Naples and its surroundings. We have four double rooms. All rooms have private bathrooms. Within walking distance you can visit San Gregorio Armeno and all the wonders of the historic center of Naples. We are also near underground, circumvesuviana and funicular, allowing you to visit in peace and autonomy, beyond the historic center, the Neapolitan hinterland.
La Smorfia B&B
La Smorfia bed&breakfast is located on the third floor of an XVIIIth century building in Via Santa Maria di Costantinopoli 30. The facility is served by an elevator on the floor. The baroque palace, with its magnificent staircase and courtyard, inspired the name of the residence. In fact at the main entrance, where you can still see the original stables, the watering stand for horse carriages is still preserved, overlaid by the mocking face of a mask. From there comes the immediate connection with the Neapolitan “smorfia”, an ancient local method of choosing lottery numbers through the interpretation of dreams that gives specific numbers to events, people, animals and objects. The furniture is a mix&match of ancient and modern styles with a partial recovery of original materials and decorations by Giuseppe Di Dodo, artist and perfect interpreter of the spirit of la “smorfia”. Enjoy a unique atmosphere in the heart of Naples at b&b “La Smorfia”, opened in 2017 with the aim of making your stay in town special and unforgettable.
B&B Neapolis Bellini
Completely covered with free Wi-Fi, B&B Neapolis Bellini is located in the middle of Piazza Bellini, The heart of Naples, 500 meters from San Gregorio Armeno, the famous Cristo Velato, Underground Naples, Archaeological Museum, The Monastero of Santa Chiara.
Rooms with a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bath or shower. B & B Neapolis Bellini is 1.2 km from Maschio Angioino and Molo Beverello, and 4 km from Naples International Airport, the nearest airport. Metro Dante and Museo are just 5 minutes walking distance.
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