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Condensed Matter Physics in the City 2023: Venue & Accommodation

Conference Venue:

Attention: We anticipate that our conference venue will be at the Roberts Building, University College London, but will confirm final venue selection in due course.

For directions to the UCL Roberts building please refer to the maps linked below (see schedule for room numbers):

PDF Map of UCL Bloomsbury Campus: ucl-bloomsbury-campus

PDF Map highlighting Roberts Building: UCL_Roberts-Building

It is best to approach the building from Malet St walking north, which then turns into Malet Place and you need to go through gates then turn left. You will need to inform Reception that you are attending CMPC-2023, so they can direct you accordingly. Also see Accessibility details.

Accommodation near the Conference Venue:

Participants are requested to book their own accommodation as required. To facilitate the search for accommodation, we have prepared a list of possible venues, below.

Budget accommodation:

Rooms within UCL can be booked via

Youth hosteling international has a nearby venue:

Hotel accommodation:

For hotel accomodation, we recommend the following options:

The Academy

Imperial Hotels

Higher end chain Grange Hotels provide a special offer with Senate House conferences. For details, see Quote “Senate House” to get better deals when contacting Grange Hotels; 0845 450 9900 (Grange Hotels Central Reservations department) or email (quoting ‘Senate House’ for exclusive rates).

There are many other accommodation options available nearby. In particular, the region around King’s Cross Station has many budget hotels and is only ca. 15 minutes walk from Bedford square. Common search engines with UK offerings will find these (,,, etc.)

Please let us know if you found any alternative venues that would be worth mentioning here, explicitly.