Accommodation

The room allocations are limited, early booking is recommended!

Chess Hotel Mercure Plaza Biel is already fully booked.

Hotel Florida, Studen

The idyllic Hotel Florida is about 8 km from Biel. The Congress Centre can be reached by bus within 15 minutes (bus stop 100m from the hotel entrance). The beautiful tropical restaurant and the minigolf course complement this great accommodation. A true insider's tip.

http://www.florida.ch

Special booking conditions (for stays of 11 nights or more)

This offer is only valid for stays of 11 or more nights (e.g. arrival July 21, departure August 1, 2018).

Comfort double room

CHF 140.00*

Comfort double rooms are each furnished with a 2 x 90 cm double bed, which can be separated into twin beds. Wi-Fi, safe, TV. Bathroom has a bathtub or shower.

Comfort single room

CHF 100.00*

Comfort single rooms are each furnished with a 1m 60 or 2x90cm double bed, a generous work space and a seating area. Wi-Fi, safe, TV. Bathroom has a bathtub or shower.

* Breakfast and visitor's tax included

You will also benefit from free entry to our Qualitop-certified fitness centre with a sauna and steam bath. The extensive continental breakfast buffet is on the second floor of our main building. We offer a vast range of breads, cereals, meat and cheese and also hard-boiled eggs.

As a hotel guest you also get a reduction on games on either of our two miniature golf courses.

Please contact the Hotel Florida hotel office for reservations and further questions (use the reference "LONGSTAY BIEL CHESS FESTIVAL" for booking).

E-Mail info@florida.ch
Phone +41 32 374 28 28

 

Further accommodation information

Hotel Elite
(Distance to the Congress Center: 100m)



 
from 10 nights (incl. breakfast & taxes)
Single room: CHF 123
Double room: CHF 181
E-Mail: info@elite-biel.com 
(Reference: "Elite Schach 2018")
Phone: +41 32 328 77 77
Hotel Rössli Busswil
(Distance: 20 minutes by train or car) 



 
10% discount for more than 10 nights
Single room: CHF 96
Double room: CHF 156
(incl. breakfast & taxes)
E-Mail: info@roessli-busswil.ch
Phone: +41 32 385 20 40
City Hotel Biel/Bienne
(Distance to the Congress Center: 1km, bus available)
Single rooms available, starting at CHF 105 per night.
E-Mail: info@cityhotel-biel.ch
Phone: +41 32 327 27 27
Hotel Metropol
(1,5km from Congress Center, bus available) 
available rooms starting at CHF 140 per night.
E-Mail: info[at]metropol-biel.ch
Phone: +41 32 344 90 44
Hotel Bären, Twann
(9 minutes train ride, along the lake) 
Single: CHF 109
Double: CHF 199 / CHF 229 (lake-side)
E-Mail: info@baeren-twann.ch
Phone: +41 32 315 20 12
Hotel Schlössli, Ipsach
(4 minutes train ride to Biel main station)

Single: CHF 145
Double: CHF 195
E-Mail: in­fo@­sch­loess­li-ip­sach.ch
Phone: +41 32 332 26 27

Please contact the hotel offices directly to get a reliable offer of these accommodations. Prices and availability may change. 

Dormitory Hostel

Per person and night: CHF 18

Reservation: 
Biel-Bienne CHESS, 
E-Mail: info@bielchessfestival.ch

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