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Towards improved quality in organic food production

- 5th Intl QLIF Training and Exchange workshop


Location

The Workshop takes place at Kraaybeekerhof, Driebergen, nearby Utrecht city, in the centre of Holland (see map).

Diederichslaan 25
Driebergen
tel. (0343) 53 38 85

Public transport:

Driebergen can be reached by train, about 1 hour from Schiphol airport.

Take the train to Driebergen-Zeist (this is on the main railway line from The Hague, Rotterdam and Utrecht to Arnhem). When you arrive, take the exit for Driebergen.

Busses stop in front of the railway station, take bus number 50 or 56 (direction Driebergen, Doorn, Arnhem). Leave the bus at the bus stop ‘Rijsenburg’. Walk a short distance back and take the first road on your left hand (Diederichslaan); the entrance to Kraaybeekerhof is after 500 m on your left hand (nr. 25).

You can also walk from the train station to Kraaybeekerhof (app. 25 min): follow the main road (Hoofdstraat) towards Driebergen; after passing underneath the motorway A12, take the second road to the left (Diederichslaan); the entrance to Kraaybeekerhof is after 500 m on your left hand (nr. 25).

By car:

On the A12 motorway (Utrecht-Arnhem / Arnhem-Utrecht) take exit 20 towards Driebergen and Zeist. Follow the direction Driebergen. Take the second road to the left (Diederichslaan); the entrance to Kraaybeekerhof is after 500 m on your left hand (nr. 25). You can leave your car in the car park.


Hotel accomodation

There are two hotels/pensions in Driebergen:

De Bergse Bossen Hotel

Traaij 299
3971 GM DRIEBERGEN
Phone: 00 31 343 528150

To reach this hotel, take a taxi from Driebergen railway station, ca. 7 minutes. Daily transport from hotel De Bergse Bossen to the Louis Bolk Instituut v.v. will be organised.

Hotel pension Bijpost

Van Rijckevorselstraat 14
3972 ER Driebergen
Phone: 00 31 343 514 745

To reach this hotel, take a taxi from Driebergen railway station, ca. 5 minutes. Daily transport from hotel Bijpost to the Louis Bolk Instituut v.v. will be organised.


Other alternatives includes:

Stayokay Bunnik

Rhijnauwenselaan 14
Phone: 00 31 30 656 12 77

The Stayokay Bunnik is close to Driebergen, but requires a 20 minutes walk if you are dependant on public transport.

To reach this hotel, change train in Utrecht Central Station, ‘stop trein’ towards Veenendaal / Rhenen (every 15 minutes up to every half hour), get out in Bunnik and then another 20 minutes walk. Low budget, beautiful environment. To the Louis Bolk Instituut: 20 minutes walk to railway station Bunnik, local train to Driebergen (5 minutes), 7 minutes walk to the institute.


Other hotels

The following hotels are located in Utrecht city centre on a few minutes walking distance from the Central Station. From Utrecht Central Station to Driebergen takes 10 minutes by train; the Louis Bolk Instituut is another 7 minutes walk.

NH Utrecht Hotel

Jaarbeursplein 24
3521 AR Utrecht
Phone:00 31 30 2977977

Best Western Amrath Hotel

Vredenburg 14
3511 BA Utrecht
Phone: 00 31 30 2331232

Park Plaza Hotel

Westplein 50
3531 BL Utrecht
Phone: 00 31 30 2925200

The following hotels are located in Utrecht city centre on about 15 minutes walking distance from the Central Station. From Utrecht Central Station to Driebergen takes 10 minutes by train; the Louis Bolk Instituut is another 7 minutes walk.

NH Centre Utrecht Hotel

Janskerkhof 10
3512 BL Utrecht
Phone: 00 31 30 2313169

Little Siam Hotel (budget)

Balijelaan 17
3521 GJ Utrecht
Phone: 00 31 30 2970105

De Beurs Hotel (budget)

Balijelaan 1
3521 GJ Utrecht
Phone: 00 31 30 2941420

Some other hotels close to Driebergen can be found at:

www.vvvheuvelrug.nl -> overnachten -> Hotels or Bed & Breakfast / Pensions

Towards improved quality in organic food production

5th International QLIF Training and Exchange workshop


Introduction

Preliminary programme

Location and hotels

Cost and registration

Bursaries