Dublin is a very compact city and everything is within walking distance or a short bus ride away.

The ECSS has negotiated a large number of hotel rooms at attractive rates in several categories of hotel ranging from budget to four-star hotels. These rates are only available through the congress website. Please be aware of the fact that Dublin is a very busy and popular city and we recommened to secure your accommodation for an attractive rate as soon as it is possible for you. You will find that most of these hotels offer quality lodging including breakfast and are located within walking distance to the congress venue and the city centre.
We recommend to choose a hotel with green standards.

To access the hotel booking please click here

Official Congress Hotel

Hilton Garden Inn Dublin
1 Custom House Quay
Dublin, Ireland
TEL: +353-1-8541500
FAX: +353-1-8290400 

Hilton Garden Inn in Dublin is centrally located hotel with stunning view over the River Liffey. It only takes you 5 minutes to walk to the congress centre, CCD. Nearby there are also several restaurants, shops and cafeterias. The city centre is only 10-minute walk away and central bus and train stops are just around the corner.


Alternative accommodation possibilities in Dublin

As a capital of Ireland, Dublin has many different accommodation options to offer. If you are traveling on a budget, please also check the options with Airbnb and Couchsurfing.

Useful links:


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Here some websites where you will be able to search for hostel accomodations in Dublin.
There are a couple of camping sites in the Dublin County. Please find more information here.

*These links are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the European College of Sport Science of any of the products, services or opinions of the corporation or organization or individual. The ECSS bears no responsibility for the accuracy or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links.

**Please be aware that various companies (e.g. Expo Housing Services - EHS) have been approaching our delegates by phone or email about hotel bookings for ECSS congresses in the past. These companies are neither related nor affiliated with ECSS! We strongly recommend not to give out any personal information, including credit card details, to any company offering accommodation for ECSS Dublin 2018. Please let us know if you receive any e-mails or phone calls from such dubious companies. Please note, ECSS will not approach you by phone or by e-mail regarding accommodation.

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Key dates

15 December 2017
Opening abstract submission and registration

1 March 2018 *
Deadline for abstract submission

1 April 2018
Notification of acceptance to authors

1 April 2018 *
End of early registration

1 May 2018
Deadline registration for presenting authors

*24:00 Central European Time

Congress Office

ECSS Congress Dublin 2018
Mrs Nantia Patera
Feldblumenweg 26
50858 Cologne - Germany
ECSS Congress Dublin 2018

+30 210 6825 796
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Fax: +49 3212 126 44 96

  • Monday and Tuesday: 10:00 - 12:00
  • Friday: 14:00 - 16:00 CET
  • (Central European Time)

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