Eleventh International Symposium
on Capture Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy
and Related Topics

Pruhonice near Prague, Czech Republic
September 2 - 6, 2002


How to order accommodation?

Most of the participants will be lodged at Pruhonice. Only a smaller number of participants, based on their own decision, will stay in hotels or hostels in Prague. Hotels in Pruhonice are very comfortable (on a three-star level), situated near the Congress Centre within a 5-10 minute walk. All rooms have their own bathrooms. Restaurants can be found in each hotel. There is a frequent connection from Pruhonice to the Prague underground station Opatov (about 15 minutes from the centre) by public bus (three buses in one hour during the day time).

Participants interested in accommodation should express their requests in the corresponding section of the Registration Form. These requests will be handed over to the agency that manages all the agenda of accommodation. This agency will directly contact the participants, confirm the receipt of their requests and give them important details about hotel rooms they are interested in, as well as details about the method of payment for the accommodation.

List of reserved hotels

Hotel Floret***

The hotel Floret, which is a part of the Congress Center Pruhonice, offers rooms with breakfast. The reception is open non-stop. There is parking within the area of the Center, a night-club, an indoor swimming pool and a sauna. Hotel Floret has a total of 46 double rooms and 2 single rooms in two buildings. There are 26 double and 2 single rooms in the main building. Nine extra beds are available. The second building has the capacity of 20 double rooms. There are 14 extra beds available. Each room has a TV with satellite, telephone, refrigerator, bathroom and toilet. There are also possibilities to visit indoor and outdoor tennis courts, squash, bowling, billiards and a shooting center in the neighborhood.

Hotel Tulipán (Hotel Tulip)***

The hotel offers 70 beds in 34 rooms with shower, WC, telephone with direct dialing and satellite TV. The restaurant, with a capacity which corresponds with the hotel’s capacity, offers its visitors meals of Czech and international cuisine. In the summer months, the garden restaurant offers a pleasant place.

Parkhotel Pruhonice***

The hotel offers you 25 well-equipped double rooms with shower, WC, mini bar, satellite TV, radio and telephone. A comfortable restaurant with fireplace and summer terrace is available. Enclosed guest parking is included in the accommodation price.

Hotel Magnolia Pruhonice***

The hotel offers you accommodation in 20 rooms with shower-bath, WC, TV-satellite and telephone. A restaurant with a capacity 80 places is open daily (7am - midnight) and offers Czech and International cuisine.

Hotel Biskupsky dum (Hotel Bishop's House)****

For those who are interested in luxurious accommodation in the historical center of Prague, we have booked a certain capacity in this 4-star hotel that is located near the famous Charles Bridge. It offers very comfortable lodging in nice and well-equipped rooms. For participants accommodated in this hotel we will arrange morning transport to Pruhonice.

University hostel Volha

This hostel is located on the outskirts of Prague near Pruhonice. It offers accommodation in units where 2 double rooms have a common bathroom. Morning transport to Pruhonice will be arranged also for participants accommodated in this hostel.


The prices are high estimates of prices at the time of the Symposium. All prices are reduced with respect to the regular prices. Details about prices in individual hotels can be obtained after filling in the Accommodation form from the EKU Agency.

Prices per night (including breakfast) for the above-mentioned hotels:

All Pruhonice hotels (Hotel Floret, Hotel Tulipan, Hotel Magnolia, Parkhotel):
  Single room 56 to 75 EUR
  Double room 65 to 84 EUR
  Double room with extra bed 85 EUR
Hotel Biskupsky dum  
  Single room 155 EUR
  Double room 165 EUR
University hostel Volha  
  one bed in a double room 25 EUR