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CONFERENCE LOCATION

Château du Cheneau

Chateau du Cheneau

Address

  • Avenue Alphonse Allard 207
  • Braine-l'Alleud
  • Belgium
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Map Chateau du Chenau

Click on the map above to open an interactive map in a new browser window

 

Getting There: (details in PDF format will be emailed to all attendees before the conference)

By Train from Bruxelles-Central/Brussel-Centraal

Trains to Braine l'Alleud leave approximately 4 times per hour. The IC train is a fast train and takes 22 minutes. The S1 train is a local train and takes about half an hour. Both trains leave from platform 6 (but please check the day of the conference that this hasn't changed).

Schedule for trains on Saturday, May 13, 2017 and Sunday, May 14, 2017

  • – IC 3128 train to Charleroi-Sud leaves Bruxelles-Central at 7:59, arrives 2 stops later in Braine l'Alleud at 8:21
  • – S1 1978 train to Nivelles leaves Bruxelles-Central at 8:10, arrives 10 stops later in Braine l'Alleud at 8:40

It is a 1.1 km walk (10-15 minutes) to the Château du Cheneau.

  • – From the train station, turn right onto Avenue Albert 1er (the road you face as you get off the train).
  • – After 250 meters, turn left onto Avenue Alphonse Allard (essentially a fork in the road).
  • – Continue about 850 meters (past a roundabout) until you reach a park and the entrance to the Château du Cheneau (black metal gates).

If you cannot walk, please contact europolitan(at)scbwi(dot)org to make special arrangements. There are also taxis on the other side of the station for those who prefer.

 

By Car

GPS Coordinates: Latitude 50.675824 Longitude 4.380707

From the R0 (ring) heading south from Zaventem

  • – Take exit 25/Genappe
  • – At light, turn left onto the Chaussée de Nivelles/N27
  • – After 2.1 kilometers, turn right onto Avenue Alphonse Allard (you'll see the restaurant 'Brasserie de l'Alliance' at the intersection)
  • – After one round about, the Château du Cheneau will be on your left (you'll see a park and a black metal gate – the picture of the venue above is taken from the park)
  • – There is parking on the street (free on weekends)

 

From the R0 (ring) heading north towards Zaventem

  • – Take exit 24/Lillois
  • – Turn right onto rue de Piraumont (a Texaco stationwill be on your right)
  • – At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Chaussée de Nivelles/N27
  • – After 900 meters, turn left onto Avenue Alphonse Allard (you'll see the restaurant 'Brasserie de l'Alliance' on your left at the intersection)
  • – After one round about, the Château du Cheneau will be on your left (you'll see a park and a black metal gate – the picture of the venue above is taken from the park)
  • – There is parking on the street (free on weekends)

 

If you need assistance in order to access the venue (wheelchair, etc.), please contact europolitan(at)scbwi(dot)org before to make special arrangements so that you can park within the gates.

 

ACCOMMODATION

We have negotiated a special conference price at the Novotel Hotel right off of the Grand Place and just around the corner from the Bruxelles-Central train station.

Prices are:

  • 99/night with breakfast for a single (city tax of 4.24/night not included)

  • 114/night with breakfast for a double* (city tax of 4.24/night not included)

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  • *Please note: the double is one large bed and a sofa-bed situation, not two twin beds

If you would like to benefit from this offer, download this PDF form.