Venue and hotel


Annecy is a city in the Haute-Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. It is located on the edge of Lake Annecy in the French Alps.


Workshop Hotel

The worksop takes place at the Imperial Palace Hotel:

L’Impérial Palace
Allée de l’Impérial
74000 Annecy
Tel: +33 4 50 09 30 00
Fax: +33 4 50 09 33 33

For people attending the conference, there are negotiated prices:

  • Single room: 180€
  • Double room: 195€
  • Suite: 315€

To get these prices, you need to book by telephone (+33 450093120 ), on working days only. You need to ask for the responsible of the reservation and special events (named Julie) and mention your participation to NecSys (INRIA code).
Note: the hotel is now fully booked for the 14th.

Other hotels

Here is a list of hotels located near the city center of Annecy. Note that the prices are given without any warranty, please consult the websites (or contact the hotels) to get prices up to date and to check for availability.

Hotel Name Single room Double room Triple room
Hôtel Du Nord 57€ 69€ 92€
Hôtel Des Alpes 57€ 67€ 84€
Hôtel Du Palais De l’Isle 76€ 108€
Allobroges Park Hotel 79€ 89€ 128€ (Family room)
Hôtel De Bonlieu 90€ 98€ 114€
Spendid Hotel 107€ 118€
Best Western Hôtel Carlton 80€ to 160€ 107€ to 180€
Hôtel Le Pré Carré 172€ 202€

All the hotels in the list are near from the city center (near from the train station), and the workshop hotel can be easily reached by public transport using the instruction below. The workshop hotel is about 20 to 30 minutes walking from the city center. Please be aware of the location of the workshop before booking a distant hotel, you might have difficulties to reach the workshop by public transport.

Travel Information

By plane

Annecy is located 45 km away from Geneva International Airport [GVA], and 125 km away from the International Airport of Lyon (Saint Exupery) [LYS].

From Geneva Airport to Annecy
From Lyon Airport to Annecy (howto file).

By bus

The bus station (Gare Routière) in Annecy is in front of the train station. To reach the Hotel from the train/bus station, please read the following section

By train

Annecy is served by the TGV. The train station is about 3km far from Imperial Hotel.
To reach the hotel from the train/bus station, use the public transport (named SIBRA): ligne 2, « Campus » direction, the bus stop in the bus station is called « Quai Sud » (South Platform). The bus stop corresponding to the hotel is called « IMPERIAL ». About 9 minutes are needed to reach the hotel bus stop from the train station. There are buses every 10 to 15 minutes in week days between 7a.m. to 8p.m.. A one-way bus ticket costs 1.20€ and can be bought on board.