Every participant is expected to reserve his/her accommodation well in advance, since hotels in Jeju are usually busy due to many visitors all the year round.
The Ramada Plaza Jeju Hotel
The Ramada Plaza Jeju hotel (the conference venue) is located on the north seaside of Jeju city, between the airport and the harbor. The accommodation in Ramada will be available at a special rate for the conference participants. The Committee recommends the Ramada Plaza Jeju hotel as the best choice, especially for foreign visitors, not only because it is the conference venue but also because it is most comfortable and convenient for diverse activities. To take a look at the conference venue, please click here. Detail information for reservation will be provided later.
Information about Other Hotels
The Conference Committee will also provide information about other hotels with lower room rates which are located within 10 to 15 minute distance by taxi (fare will normally be USD 5 to 10 in downtown Jeju city area) from the conference venue. However, one should anticipate certain deficiency in convenience and comfort, compared with Ramada Plaza. Detail information will be provided and updated later.
Tips for your stay in Jeju City
The Jeju-si (city) is a medium size city with a population of 340,000, having an international airport and a harbor. It is the center of administration and business in Jeju-Do (island), of which the whole population is about 600,000. The transportation in Jeju-si is very convenient with many public route buses and taxis.
In downtown Jeju city, visitors can easily find many dining options including western style, fast food, oriental style (Korean, Japanese, Chinese), and local Jeju food. For everyday-life goods, there are many shops including markets, shopping centers, 24-hour convenience stores, etc, all in a short distance. In regard to personal security and safety, Jeju city is generally very safe all day long just as other places in Korea. However, cautiousness is always necessary.
Please visit the following sites for more information on Jeju.