HMS Beagle at Tierra del Fuego, by Conrand Martens. From The Illustrated Origin of Species

Mathematical Models in Ecology and Evolution 2009

10 - 11 September 2009

University of Bristol

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Local Information

Conference Venue

The conference venue is the School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG (indicated with an 'B' on the map).

Registration, coffee breaks and lunches are all located in the Student Refectory, Hawthorns (indicated with an 'A' on the map; entrance on Woodland Road, opposite St Michael's Park).

Reception Venue

The reception venue is the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TA (indicated with a 'C' on the map).


We have reserved discounted rooms at these hotels near the city (quote 'Engineering Mathematics Group Booking - University of Bristol'). This reservation expires on July 31st:

Name Address Contact Website Price
Berkeley Square Hotel 15 Berkeley Square, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1HB 0117 9467469 / From £106.68
Clifton Hotel St Paul's Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1LX 0117 9467469 / From £62.64
Rodney Hotel 4 Rodney Place, Clifton, Bristol, Avon BS8 4HY 0117 9467469 / From £67.53
Washington Hotel St Paul's Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1LX 0117 9467469 / From £57.74

We have also reserved rooms in Hiatt Baker Hall (student halls of residence):

Name Address Telephone Price
Hiatt Baker Hall Parrys Lane, Stoke Bishop, Bristol BS9 1AD Reserve via Kerrie Walker £28.50

Other options include:

Name Address Telephone Website Price
Bristol Youth Hostel Hayman House, 14 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA 0117 922 1659 / 0117 927 3789 From £17.95
Premier Travel Inn Llandoger Trow, King Street, Bristol, BS1 4ER 0870 990 6424 / 0870 990 6425 From £67
Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TA 0117 9255 100 From £129 (quote 'University of Bristol')
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Travel Information

Bristol has good transport links. The University has a useful selection of maps and guides.
  • Rail: Bristol has two main line stations: Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway. Bristol Temple Meads is the closest station to the University.

  • Air: Bristol International Airport is a short distance (20 minute drive) from the city. Shuttle buses go regularly from the airport to central Bristol. The airport has flights to most locations in Europe and also directly to New York. Alternatively, London Heathrow is under two hours away by direct bus or train from London or Reading.

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