All travellers are required to go through immigration clearance upon arrival. All visitors must satisfy the following basic entry requirements before they can be considered for entry:
- A passport with at least 6 months validity
- Valid visa, if applicable
- Sufficient funds to last for the intended period of stay
- Confirmed onward/return tickets
- Entry facilities to their onward destinations, e.g. visas.
The official language is Dutch. However, English is widely spoken.
The currency of the Netherlands is the Euro.
Major cards are widely accepted.
The Netherlands has a maritime climate, with cool summers and mild winters. The average temperature is 2° C (36° F ) in January and 19° C (66° F ) in July, with an annual average of about 10° C (50° F ).
Electricity in Netherlands is 230 Volts, alternating at 50 cycles per second. If you travel to Netherlands with a device that does not accept 230 Volts at 50 Hertz, you will need a voltage converter.
For further information on Rotterdam visit:www.rotterdam.info
The Hilton Rotterdam Hotel
The Hilton Rotterdam hotel is situated right in the heart of Rotterdam city centre, at the Hofplein square — within walking distance of Rotterdam’s major conference locations, central railway station, shopping areas and Europe's largest harbor city.
A specially negotiated discounted rate of €169 (single) / €189 (double) per room per night * is available to all ARACON registered attendees.
*The above rate is inclusive of 6% tax, internet and full American breakfast. The 4.5% city tax per room per night is exclusive.
The cut-off date to make your reservation is Tuesday 12 September 2017. After this date or once the room block is full, the above rate will not be guaranteed. Please note that you will be able to cancel or amend your hotel reservation up to 7 days prior to your arrival date without penalty.
To book your accommodation online please click here. You will need to provide your credit card details to secure your booking.
CHECK IN / CHECK OUT - HILTON ROTTERDAM
- Check-in begins at 14:00
- Check-out is at 12:00 (noon)
Hotel Parking - Parking is available next to the hotel, € 30.00 per 24 hours.
If you have a special request or you experience any problems securing your booking or if you do not intend to stay at the Hotel, please inform email@example.com.
By car - 10 minutes from the A4, A16 & A20
By train - 5 minutes walk from Central station
By bus, tram & subway - stations directly next to the hotel.
Rotterdam The Hague airport - 15-minute drive to the hotel.