Venue & Hospitality
Welcome to the Official Attendee Housing Site for the Annual Conference & Expo on Biomaterials, which will be held in London, Capital and the largest city of the United Kingdom. The conference will take place in the following dates and locations.
Crowne Plaza London-Heathrow
Zip code: UB7 9NA
Conference Dates: March 14-16, 2016
Hotel Services & Amenities
- Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
- Business Center.
- Business Phone Service.
- Complimentary Printing Service.
- Express Mail.
- Meeting Rooms.
- Office Rental.
- Photo Copying Service.
- Secretarial Service.
- Video Conference.
- Video Messaging.
- Video Phone.
- Baggage Storage.
Driving Directions to
From London Heathrow Airport
- Follow signs for "All Routes" onto M4 Slip Road
- On approach to M4 Proper, go into the far right lane
- Go under the M4 Motorway and take the left hand lane (following signs to Uxbridge)
- Go through 3 sets of traffic lights
- Hotel is on Left, approximately 300 yards from M4 Motorway.
National Express runs Hotel Hoppa buses between all terminals and Crowne Plaza Heathrow. The bus journey takes around 20 minutes and one way ticket costs £4.50.Tickets can be purchased from the National Express ticket machines or from the bus. You can also purchase tickets online from the National Express London Heathrow Hotel Hoppa website.
- From Terminal 1, 2 and 3 please board Bus Number H1
- From Terminal 4 and 5 please board Bus Number H51
- Take Junction 15 towards Central London
- Exit at Junction 4 of M4 (Half Mile from M25)
- Stay in left hand lane signposted Uxbridge A408
- Go through 3 sets of traffic lights
- Hotel is on Left
From West Drayton Mainline Train Station
- Turn left out of Station onto Station Approach
- Turn left again onto Station Road
- Continue as this changes into Sipson Road
- Bear left onto Cherry Lane
- Hotel on left hand side
- You can also take the London Transport bus 222 towards Hounslow Bus station, get down at Cherry Lane School bus stop and walk towards Crowne Plaza.
From Heathrow Terminals 1,2 & 3 (London Underground)
- Follow same directions from London Heathrow Airport
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