Berlin offers many options for accommodation, so you're kind of spoilt for choice. To make it easy we made special arrangements for accommodation with 3 hotels in 3 different price categories.

Category 1: Fat Of The Land
Holiday Inn® Berlin City Center East Prenzlauer Allee

The modern 4-star hotel Holiday Inn® Berlin City Center East is located in the heart of Prenzlauer Berg with good connections to to Alexanderplatz and the Berlin television and all sights of Berlin. A few walking minutes away, you can reach the heart of East Berlin with its great shopping malls and sights. It is easily accessible by car or public transport. The conference location KulturBrauerei is only about 10 minutes away by public transport. Every room is furnished in a comfortable style, with soundproof windows, air-conditioning, cable television, internet connection, a mini bar and hair dryer, as well as tea and coffee making facilities. Free high speed WiFi is available throughout the hotel.

Single rooms are available at a rate of 82 € and double rooms at a rate of 92 €. Reservations can be made online, via phone +49 (0) 30 44661-0 or via email by using the booking code „Berlin Buzzwords“.

Holiday Inn® Berlin City Center East Prenzlauer Allee
Prenzlauer Allee 169
10409 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0) 30 44661-0
Fax: +49 (0) 30 44661-661

Category 2: Decently priced and comfy
Hotel and guest house Kastanienhof

Featuring original works of art, rich breakfast buffets, and easy access to transport connections, this 3-star hotel in Berlin is on the Kastanienallee street, between the Mitte and Prenzlauer Berg districts. The Kastanienallee tram stop is just outside the Pension Kastanienhof. Alexanderplatz can be reached in 15 minutes by public transportation. The conference location KulturBrauerei as well as the the Underground station Senefelder Platz (U2) are only 9 minutes within walking distance. The traditional-style Hotel Pension Kastanienhof has spacious rooms and suites with flat-screen TVs and a modern bathroom. Each room offers free internet.

You can make a online reservations, by using the booking code “newthinking" you get a 10% discount.

Hotel Pension Kastanienhof
Kastanienallee 65
10119 Berlin

Category 3: The Penny Pinchers

The MEININGER hostel is located in Berlin's Prenzlauer Berg district on Schönhauser Allee. The subway station Senefelderplatz (U2) is right outside the hotel, and from here you can catch the metro to all the main places: Alexanderplatz, Stadtmitte (city centre) with Friedrichstraße und Gendarmenmarkt, Potsdamer Platz, KaDeWe, the Olympic stadium etc. It is easily accessible by car or public transport. The conference location KulturBrauerei is only 8 minutes within walking distance. All modern bedrooms are non-smoking, and some have balconies and views of the Berlin skyline and TV tower. Free wireless internet access is available in the lobby and all public areas. Guests have free use of the safe and baggage room. The MEININGER hostel also has a bar, communal lounge and shared kitchen.

Get a 10% discount on regular room prices by making a telephone reservations using the booking code „Tech Konferenz“ +49 (0)30 98321074 or an email reservation

Schönhauser Allee 19,
10435 Berlin
Tel: +49 (0) 30 9832 1074

Photo: CC BY 2.0 by Julian Burgess