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This year's recommended accommodation is Residencia Civitas (Promotional Video).

Civitas is a students dormitory with enough space for all Akademy attendees.

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Single room:
32.75 € per night, breakfast included
42.10 € per night, breakfast and evening dinner included

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Twin room:
46.75 € per night, breakfast included
56.10 € per night, breakfast and evening dinner included

If you would like to share a room, but you don't have a roommate yet, there's a wiki page for searching a roommate. You can search if someone is staying in the same dates than you or you can announce yourself.

Common rooms

Each floor has a common room with where you can relax with other attendees, chatting or hacking together.

People requesting accommodation sponsorship should not book their own accommodation

Booking process

In order to book a room and get the Akademy rates, send an email to with "Akademy 2017 reservation" and use the template below when making the reservation, remove the options you don't want from the two "I want a:" sections. Prices are per room/per night. Make sure you book before the end of May or the Civitas dormitory may be fully booked

Dear Residencia Civitas,

My name is FULL_NAME and I want to make a reservation for Akademy 2017

congress on University of Almería.

I want a:
- Single room
- Double (two beds) room, for me and FULL_NAME_2

- check-in day:
- check-out day:

And I want:
- Half board (breakfast and evening dinner)
- Bed and Breakfast

Please confirm the reservation.

Best regards,



Calle Fernan Caballero, 1, Almería

If using the PideTaxi app for Taxi, use Nuestra Señora de Montserrat, 102, Almería

How to arrive ### From the airport

  • The airport bus stop is the number 188 (you can check the wait time).
  • You need to take Line 30 (1,05 €). Be sure you are going back to city downtown since the bus pass twice going and coming from suburbs.
  • Get off at "Estación Intermodal", bus stop #292 (you can check the wait time). This is just outside the bus and train station.
  • Walk 10 minutes to Civitas (check the OpenStreetMap route).

From the Estación Intermodal

Estación Intermodal is the main public transport hub of Almería, where airport buses, trains and intercity buses arrive and depart.

Other options

Should you prefer to stay in a different place, Almería has a wide range of hotels you can choose from. You can use sites such as Booking, TripAdvisor, Trivago to search for accommodation you like.