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GECCO-2011 will be hosted at the Burlington Hotel Dublin City, one of the premier 4 start luxury hotels in Dublin. The hotel is located just a short stroll from Dublin's City Centre, the RDS and Aviva Stadium / Lansdowne Road, the Grand Canal Theatre, the 02 Arena and Croke Park venues are within quick access by car, bus or taxi.

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- Map:
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To book a room at the Burlington during GECCO-2011 please visit
using "GECCO" as password


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About Dublin:

Dublin is the lively capital of Ireland and the perfect GECCO destination. It is served by several low-cost airlines, offering a wide range of flight deals, and provides several accommodation options. The social event will take place at Ireland’s No. 1 international visitor attraction, the Guinness Storehouse. More information at:

Dublin TV channel:


See some great photos for the reception venue here


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Student Housing
UCD provides have a limited number of student dorms available for around €59 (with breakfast). Please visit for more information.

The are however very cheap hotels in the city center very near to the conference location that according to us provide a better solution.

Other suitable hotels within a 1 mile radius

Lansdowne Hotel €54 Single €92 Double (with breakfast)
27/29 Pembroke Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
40 rooms

Baggot Court Townhouse €59 Single €79 Double (with breakfast)
Baggot Street, Dublin
17 rooms

Portobello Hotel €72 Single €82 Double (with breakfast)
24 rooms

D4 Berkeley Hotel €79 per room (Room only)
131 rooms

Bewleys Hotel Ballsbridge €79 Single €89 Double (with breakfast)
Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
304 rooms

Mespil Hotel - €94 (Room only)
Mespil Road, Dubln 4
255 rooms



There are numerous hostels in central Dublin ranging from €9 to €25 per night. These can be found at:




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