There is a big variety of hotels in the city of Volos. At least twenty hotels are located in the center of Volos with star rating from one to five providing plenty of facilities. The local organizing committee has been negotiated special room rates for the participants of the conference with the following hotels. The participants should mention their participation in the COST conference "ADVANCED METHODS FOR FLOOD ESTIMATION IN A VARIABLE AND CHANGING ENVIRONMENT" organized by the Department of Civil Engineering of the University of Thessaly.
Luxury 4 Star Hotel (including American buffet breakfast, parking, free internet Wi-Fi, taxes)
Single Room: 65,00€/night
Double Room: 85,00€/night
Luxury 4 Star Hotel (including breakfast and taxes)
Single Room: 50,00€/night
Double Room: 65,00€/night
Volos, one of the most beautiful Greek towns, is situated between the crystal-clear waters of the Pagasitikos Bay and Pelion "the pride of mountains", and is the capital city of Magnesia, the eastern prefecture of Thessaly region. It is built at the location of the ancient town of Iolkos, which was the birthplace of Jason, the leader of the Argonautic Expedition. The Pelion Mountain, the summer residence of the twelve Gods of Olympus and the country of the Centaurs, creates picturesque rocky coastline in magnificent bays and it hosts 24 villages of unique architecture.
Volos hosts 12 Departments of the University of Thessaly: 4 Departments of the School of Humanities, 5 of the Polytechnic School, 2 of the School of Geotechnical Sciences and the independent Department of Economic Studies.