GAS Analysis 2019 will be held at the Fokker Terminal in The Hague, the Netherlands. The venue is located in the Binckhorst, an area that is the transformation to become a multifunctional place for living, working and recreation by mixing historical and modern architecture. The Binckhorst is adjacent to the city center of The Hague. The location is easily accessible by train from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport or by public transportation from Rotterdam The Hague Airport as well as by car (with free parking).
The Fokker Terminal is a characteristic and inspiring industrial building. The former school for aeronautical engineering was redeveloped in 2009 as an event location for the business market. Since the beginning of 2018 the building is on list of monuments of The Hague. The location is easily accessible due to its location near the A4, A12 and A13 motorways and has 400 parking spaces.
The heart of the building is formed by the impressive 9 meter high hangar of 35 meters wide and 68 meters long. In the past, the planes were set up where students worked on. The hangar is spanned by a steel construction with glass light streets that provide beautiful daylight. At the rear of the hangar the imposing hangar doors are situated over the entire width.
The Hague is the third-largest city in the Netherlands. The Dutch government is located in The Hague, making the city the policitical capital of the Netherlands (whereas Amsterdam is the constitutional capital). The history of The Hague goes back to 1230 and many places in the city center of The Hague remind to the early stages of the development of this city. Also the King of the Kingdom of the Netherlands works from Palace Noordeinde in The Hague.
The city is internationally well-known due to the many international governmental organisations in the domain of peace and justice, like Eurojust, Europol, International Criminal Court, International Criminal Tribunals, and Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.
For more information about The Hague including tips to expand your stay when attending GAS Analysis 2019 is available on the ThisIsTheHague website.
The Hague offers a large variety of hotel accommodations. You are advised to use one of hotel booking sites to select a hotel that meet your wishes with respect to location, facilities and budget. You will find a selection of hotels below for consideration.
Address: Sophialaan 2, The Hague City Centre | Website: www.carlton.nl/en/hotel-ambassador-the-hague
Lifestyle Hotel Carlton Ambassador offers luxurious rooms in the historic centre of The Hague, only 140 m from Panorama Mesdag. It benefits from a lounge with a fireplace and paintings by Henricus. Each of the air-conditioned rooms at Lifestyle Hotel Carlton Ambassador features a flat-screen TV, work desk and a minibar. They also come with tea and coffee making facilities and bathroom with a robe and slippers. The Bar Bistro Rubens serves light meals and lunch dishes in a casual setting. The elegant Sophia Restaurant serves international bistro-style cuisine and includes French doors which open onto the garden terrace.
Address: Zeestraat 35, The Hague City Centre | Website: www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/netherlands/hilton-the-hague
Hilton The Hague is located in the historic city centre and embassy quarter of The Hague. Panorama Mesdag is situated next door and Noordeinde Palace is 450 m away. Private parking is available on site. Free WiFi access is featured in public areas. The hotel features spacious rooms and suites with a desk and flat-screen TV. The bathroom boasts a bath, shower and free toiletries. Some rooms have access to the executive lounge which features private check in/out, WiFi access in the room and a terrace. In the lobby guests will find a coffee corner serving Starbucks.
Address: Lange Houtstraat 5, The Hague City Centre | Website: www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/gb/en/the-hague/
Just around the corner from the Binnenhof and a 2-minute walk from the Mauritshuis, Holiday Inn offers a modern hotel with business centre and free Wi-Fi. The rooms come with a flat-screen TV, desk and a city view. Guests can enjoy a drink at the bar and snacks, sandwiches and drinks can be bought from the vending machines in the lobby. Guests can also eat out at one of the restaurants in the surrounding area of the hotel. The hotel has a 24-hour front desk, and guests can also make use of the bike and car rental. The Plein, where several cafes and bars are located, is 50 m away.
Address: Spui 180, The Hague City Centre | Website: www.accorhotels.com/gb/mercure-hotel-den-haag-central
This hotel is situated in the centre of The Hague only 150 m from the Bierkade Tram Stop. Mercure features a 24-hour front desk, room service and car rental service. All of the sound-proofed rooms at Mercure Hotel Den Haag Central offer cable TV, a refrigerator and a work desk.Guests can fill their refrigerator with a selection of drinks and snacks from the M-Shop kiosk in the reception. The restaurant M’Biance at Mercure Hotel Den Haag Central serves International light meals and snacks in a modern setting. Guests can enjoy cocktails and a selection of wines from the “flavours from the cellar” menu in casual surroundings at the bar.
Address: Grote Marktstraat 46, The Hague City Centre | Website: www.accorhotels.com/en/novotel-suites-den-haag-city-centre
Novotel Suites Den Haag City is located 900 m from the main train station Den Haag Centraal. It offers spacious suites with free WiFi access. Each suite comes with air conditioning and a private, modern bathroom with a bath and a separate shower. It also features cable TV, a refrigerator and a microwave. Guests also have 24/7 access to the fitness centre, where complimentary massages are offered every Wednesday evening. Gastronomic snacks are available at Suite Novotel, and there is also an internet corner, as well as a bar.
Address: Molenstraat 53, The Hague City Centre | Website: www.parkhoteldenhaag.nl/en/
The Park Hotel Den Haag is located in the very heart of the city, bordering the gardens of the Royal Palace Noordeinde. Enjoy this 4-star hotel with its exclusive Art Deco atmosphere and tastefully decorated rooms. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel. The hotel rooms are comfortable and nicely decorated in a unique style. Take your time for a good night’s sleep in this oasis of peace, right in the heart of the city. Express check-out is available. Furthermore, the Park Hotel offers a beautiful garden in which you can unwind by reading a book or getting a tan. The Bar & Lounge at Park Hotel Den Haag offers pleasant surroundings for guests to relax at the end of the day.
For further information, please contact the organisers.