This is an archive of the official website for the IUCrXVIII Congress at Glasgow in 1999. Some images and text may be missing and some links no longer work.


General Information

Important Dates




Room Bookings

Open Commission Meetings



Abstract Submission

Programme Categories


Accommodation Instructions

Social Events

General Assembly Papers





    The accommodation is being organised by Key Reservations. Accommodation booking forms can be downloaded in Word6 for PCs, Word5.1 for macs, rich text format, Postscript and PDF formats.

    Reservation forms may be mailed or faxed to :

    Key Reservations,
    Stewart House,
    Glasgow Road,
    Rutherglen G73 1SJ,
    Scotland, UK

    Telephone +44(0)141-647-7777
    Fax +44(0)141-647-8000

    University Accommodation

    University accommodation is available at the University of Strathclyde. All rooms are single occupancy. Rates are inclusive of accommodation, full scottish breakfast, dinner and tax @ 17.5%. Full details of the check-in point and check-in times will be forwarded with your Key Reservations confirmation slip.

    Daily rate per person
    Private facilities 37.00
    Shared facilities 32.00

    Note - University accommodation must be prepaid in full

    Hotel Accommodation

    Hotels Rates Description
    Single Twin/Double
    1. Moat House + 99.00 135.00 4 star Deluxe - adjacent to the SECC - full leisure and parking facilities. 283 rooms
    2. Glasgow Thistle + 95.00 120.00 4 star hotel - central location - large rooms - full parking facility. 300 rooms.
    3. Forte Travel lodge + 65.00 75.00 3 star hotel - central location - street parking. 60 rooms.
    4. Charing Cross Towers +++ 56.00 56.00 3 star new hotel - central location - bar / restaurant parking nearby. 220 rooms.
    5. Holiday Inn Express ++ 49.95 54.95 3 star modern hotel - central location - parking nearby. 85 Rooms
    6. Central Hotel + 55.00 70.00 3 star traditional style hotel - near to main railway station - modest leisure facilities - parking adjacent. 220 rooms.

      + Denotes rate includes full scottish breakfast

      ++ Denotes rate includes continental breakfast

      +++ Denotes breakfast is extra

    All rates are inclusive of Tax ( 17.5% ) and service

    Adrian Lapthorn
    Last modified: Thu Jun 24 21:52:47 BST 1999