Venue and Accommodation

Conference Venue

The worshop will take place at the Butenschoen-Haus, a small conference center located right next to the Campus Landau of the University of Koblenz-Landau.

About Landau

The town of Landau is located in the district of southern Rhineland-Palatinate and is characterized by the culinary delights of viniculture and the cuisine of Palatinate and nearby France. The beautiful town centre with an ample pedestrian area, neat parks, a lively market and friendly people tells a turbulent history. Landau is surrounded by vineyards and villages of the scenic German Wine Route and the Palatinate Forest invites for recreation.


There are 27 single and 5 double rooms available directly within the conference center (Butenschoen-Haus). You can book these while registering for the conference (click here) or by sending us an email.. The rooms can only be booked for the entire converence (5 nights, 24-29 August).

Converence venue:

€252.50.- single / €375.- double (incl. 2 persons) for 5 nights

(all rooms have private shower/WC and include breakfast)


Please note that there is only a limited number of hotels in Landau, which will be heavily booked due to a State Garden Exhibition. We advise early booking and reservation of rooms within the conference center (see above).

Top category: Park Hotel: (1.5km) - prices from €73.- single / €103.- double
Hotel Soho: (3.5km) - prices from €68.- single / €98.- double
Medium category:

Kurpfalz Hotel: (2km) - prices from €59.- single / €89.- double -
Hotel Brenner: (2km) - prices from €55.- single / €90.- double


Hotel di Prima: (1.5km) - prices from €28.- single / €50.- double

Private accommodation:

Holiday homes:


In private homes:

Hospitality Club: registration needed

Couch Surfing: registration needed



Citymap with hotels (pdf)

Getting there

General information on how to get to Landau: >>click here<<

Make sure you book your travel for Landau/Pfalz, there is another town with the name Landau/Isar, which is located in Bavaria.

The address of the conference venue is:

Protestantisches Bildungszentrum Butenschoen-Haus

Luitpoldstraße 8

76829 Landau/Pfalz

>>Click here>> to see its location in google maps.

If you arrive at Landau main station (Landau Hbf), you can use a bus (Line 523, 521, 542) to the station "Messplatz/Universität". From there, walk westward on the Nordring and Eichbornstrasse. Turn left into the Luitpoldstraße, the Butenschoen-Haus is at the end of this road. It is a 7-minute walk.

Alternatively, you can take a train from Landau main station to the train station "Landau West". From their it is a 12-minute walk. Turn eastward at the station into the street "An 44. Turn left into Nordring and later Eichbornstrasse. The second turn right is the Luitpoldstr with the Butenschoen-Haus at the end.

The walking distance from Landau main station is 2 km.