Accommodation & travel information

Travel information:

Oviedo offers a wide cultural and gastronomical variety, with many options available also nearby. Asturias is a region of majestic beauty in which you will find from historical landmarks to national parks or charming villages and forests.
The weather is benign, and in September the temperatures will usually fluctuate between a maximum of 21° and a minimum of 14°. However, it can vary quite rapidly and rain is common during autumn.

To reach Oviedo, several options are avilable:

By plane

Asturias airport (OVD) is in Santiago del Monte, 30 mins away from the city (using A8 dual highway). It has direct flights to and from Geneva, Lisbon, London-Gatwick, London-Heathrow, London-Standsted, Munich, Paris and Venice, and stopover flights to other worldwide destinations via Madrid and Barcelona.

There are three options to reach the city from the airport:

  •  ALSA coaches (7:00 AM to 23:20 PM, est. 8 €)
  • Airport taxi rank (est. 60-70 €)
  • Car hire (several firms operate from the airport)

By train

RENFE connects Oviedo with the rest of Spain. It offers conference delegates a  30% reduction in their tariffs – conditions apply. Please contact the organizers at before purchasing your train ticket.

By road

Oviedo is well connected via A8 and A66 dual highways to the rest of the North of Spain, as well as Madrid. In addition, these also connect to other interesting cities in the region (sea-side Gijón and industrial Avilés) are just 30 minutes away.



Oviedo has a wide variety of lodgings, from family-run hostels to 5-star hotels.

The following hotels have offered special rates for conference participants (please specify you are attending SELIM30 when making your reservation):

Gran Hotel Regente****

  • Single room 70€

*Price per night and room;  breakfast not included (+8€ with breakfast).

Hotel Campoamor****

  • Single room 65€.
  • Double room 76€
  • Supplement for a room in modern area +10€

*Price per night and room; VAT and buffet breakfast included.

Hotel Princesa Munia****

  • Double room for single use 94€
  • Double executive room 109€

*Price per night and room; VAT and breakfast included.

Exe Hotel El Magistral***

  • Double room  89€
  • Double room for single use 84€

*Price per night and room; VAT and breakfast included.

Hotel Fruela***

  • Double room for single use 82€
  • Double executive room 95€

*Price per night and room; VAT and breakfast included.

Other hotels in Oviedo:

Barceló Oviedo Cervantes*****

Eurostars Hotel de la Reconquista*****

AC Oviedo Forum****

Ayre Hotel Alfonso II****

Ayre Hotel Oviedo****

Ayre Ramiro I****

Exe Oviedo Centro****

Gran Hotel España****

Hotel Nature Oviedo****

New Hotel****

NH Oviedo Principado****

Oca Santo Domingo Plaza****

Serco Hotel Ciudad de Oviedo****

Silken Monumental Naranco****

Aparthotel Campus***


El Retiro de Cardea***

Hotel Blue Longoria Plaza***

Hotel Castro Real***

Hotel Clarín***

Hotel Fénix***

Hotel Palacio de Asturias***

Hotel Vetusta***

Nap Hotel Carta Puebla***

Favila Oviedo**

Hotel Carbayón**

Hotel Carreño**

Hotel Cityexpress Covadonga**

Hotel Comfort Oviedo**

Hotel Ibis Oviedo**

Santa Clara**

Ibis Budget Oviedo*

Hotel Ovetense*

Hotel Rosal*

Hotel Santacruz*


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