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International Conference of the European Society for the History of Science in Krakow 2006

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September, 10-14 2006

Krakow, Poland

Hotel accommodation may be booked through the Jagiellonian University Office for Academic Events and Conferences (Jagiellonian University BOIN) with the enclosed hotel booking form.

The deadline for guaranteed hotel reservation is 1 July, 2006. After this date Jagiellonian University Office for Academic Events and Conferences can not guarantee availability of selected hotels and rates.

Please mail or fax (both sides) this completes form to the conference agency :

Jagiellonian University BOIN,

Gołębia 24, 31-007 Kraków, Poland

Fax/phone: + 48/12/ 663 38 58

Phone: +48/12/ 663 38 29



The reservations are made on the "first come, first served" basis.  Participants should make their reservations with the Jagiellonian University BOIN by downloading the Hotel Reservation Form which should be sent by fax to: +48 12 663 38 58.

Hotel rooms can only be reserved and confirmed upon receipt of a deposit, according to chosen category, as indicated in the price scheme. All rates are in Euro, per room per night, including breakfast and VAT. Either bank drafts or credit card payments are accepted.Rates at the hotel are per room, per night - breakfast and tax are included. All visitor visitors to Krakow have to pay city tax 1.60 PLN/person/day (approx. 0.40 EUR). Hotels are situated within walking distance of the Old Town and the conference venue.

After receipt of the Hotel Reservation Form with the either one night's deposit prepaid by bank transfer or a credit card details for a one night's deposit guarantee participants will receive a confirmation letter by email, indicating the name and address of the assigned hotel. Please note that in case of bank transfer the prepaid deposit will be deducted from your hotel bill when you check out; the remaining amount is to be settled directly with the hotel. The hotel issues an invoice for the entire amount paid (deposit and balance). In cases of a deposit guarantee made by credit card the card is not charged before the congress. The hotel payment is settled directly at the hotel on the entire amount when you check out. The confirmed hotel reservation is kept by the hotel exclusively in the Participant's favour. Hotel charges will therefore amount to the number of overnights stays requested and confirmed.

Any enquiry or request for additional information, change or cancellation must be addressed in writing directly to the Office

Changes of reservation can be made free of charge before 1 July, 2006 and must be sent in writing to the Jagiellonian University Office for Academic Events and Conferences. After this date no changes will be accepted. Cancellation made before 1 July, 2006, will be free of charge (only banking costs will appear). After this date no refunds will be possible.


Localisation of hotels

Hotel’s Name

Rates per night

(in EURO)

Distance to the Jagiellonian University Museum


deposit (tick, please)*

Single Room

(tick, please)

Double Room

(tick, please)


9 Grodzka St.







10 min



5 Szujskiego St.








5 min



34 Sw. Tomasza St.





10 min


Dom Goscinny UJ**

49 Florianska St.








10 min


University Hotel

Bursa im. Pigonia**

7a Garbarska St.







5 min


Student Dormitory


5, 3-go Maja St.

(without breakfast)


20/shared bathroom/



22/shared bathroom/

15 min



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