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We think that it makes sense for all FUDCon:Zurich_2010 attendees to stay in the same place. This allows to travel together between the event and the hotel and makes it easier to share a room. Therefore we've organized a nice hotel just outside the city border. It's very close to the airport (and offers a free shuttle bus) and has a train station next to the hotel.


Offer valid until 2010-08-20
After that date our contingent is no longer available. Therefore the availability of rooms is no longer secured and the hotel's normal prices will apply after that date.

The hotel offers use a contingent of rooms as follows, which is valid Fri-Sun only.

3x room with 4 beds, CHF 140.-/room/night
4x room with 3 beds, CHF 130.-/room/night
40x room with 2 beds, CHF 120.-/room/night
20x room with 1 bed, CHF 100.-/room/night ...totalling to 67 rooms with a total of 124 beds.

Additionally, a citytax of CHF 2.50/person/night will be charged.

The above offer includes:

  • Free "express" breakfast
  • Free mineral water on the room
  • Free parking spaces
  • Free shuttle bus to/from airport
  • Free access to the hotel's own fitness room
  • Free access to the town's indoor swimming pool
  • Free wired internet access in the room (possibly need a hub or switch tho)
  • (Wi-fi access: TBD)

All rooms are modern and have a toilet with shower, a safe and are fully accessible for disabled people.

Check-in starts as early as 08:00 and check-out is possible until 12:00. Accepted credit cards are American Express, Master Card, Visa and Diners Club.

How to book a room

You can book a room directly with the hotel. Just call them on +41 44 804 44 44 or email them at Don't forget to mention the booking code "FUDCon" to profit from out contingent.

Can't find a roommate (or more than one) and don't want to stay in a single room? Have a look on this list to see if you can find someone in the same situation or add yourself to it.



Hotel Allegra
Hamelirainstrasse 3
8302 Kloten

Parking space

While you're a guest of the hotel you can use the hotel's free parking spaces (70 available). On your day of departure (i.e. after check-out) you can use the parking space until 15:00. If you're not a guest (yet/anymore) one parking sapce costs CHF 10.-/day.

From/to airport

The shuttle bus is offered by the hotel to its guests free of charge. It makes it's way to and from the hotel twice an hour between 05:00 and 23:30 while the actually ride only takes about 10 minutes. At the airport you can find the Hotel Allegra shuttle bus between the terminals 1 and 2. (more detailed: TBD)

From/to event location

From the hotel, take the S7 train service towards Rapperswil and get off the train at Zurich HB. From there, follow the directions to the FUDCon:Zurich_2010_Location.

From Zurich HB take the S7 train service on track 21 or 22 towards Winterthur and get off the train at Kloten (not Kloten Balsberg).