The conference will take place at the ATAHOTEL Naxos Beach Resort, in Giardini Naxos, Sicily (Italy), next to Taormina, where we have arranged for a block reservation at special room rates.
Double room used as single: € 110 (per day/person)
Double room: € 75 (per day/person).
All rates for the SOHO 17 2006 participants refer to half board services (lodging, breakfast, and lunch) tax included (VAT 10%).
For reservations, please use the reservation form.
The "cut-off date" for accepting reservations into this room block is March 15, 2006. Reservation requests received after that date will be accepted on a space and rate availability basis.
Travel, weather, attractions, and other useful info
• Catania International Airport.
• Transfers from Catania airport to Giardini Naxos can be made by bus, train or taxi. Please click here
for further information. The taxi fare from Catania airport to Giardini Naxos is approximately 80 euros.
• For a clickable map of the area see the service provided by Via Michelin.
• Some info about Giardini Naxos and Taormina.
• Weather average values for May: minimum temperature 16 °C, maximum temperature 22 °C,
humidity 60%, rain 32 mm, sun 8 hours, wind 5 knots ENE.
Driving directions to the ATAHOTEL Naxos Beach Resort, via Recanati 26, Giardini Naxos.
From Catania airport follow the direction to the A18 MESSINA motorway. It takes around 45 min to arrive in Giardini Naxos (about 50 km).
Exit at Giardini Naxos and follow the SS 185 for about 2 km toward Giardini Naxos.
At the junction with Via Consolare Valeria (SS 114) turn left (direction Recanati but there are also signs to the hotel) and after approx 600m turn left and take Viale Dionisio till the end (another approx 600m). Turn right in Viale Jannuzzo. After 500m, just before the end of Viale Jannuzzo turn right in Via Recanati. After 300m you'll find the Naxos Beach Resort, at n
Note that indications for the hotel can be found along the route.
The route can be traced on the following map.