General Information - Montpellier "Grand Bal Ecossais"
Our "Welcome Desk" opens at 15h00, the ball begins 16h00, on the Saturday.
ball is held in the C.R.E.P.S. a gymnasium inside a sports education
complex, roughly one kilometer northwest from the old centre of
Montpellier. (See map reference A2 of the pocket map provided by the
The entrance is at 2 avenue Charles Flahault,
close to Stade Philippides (a large sports ground) ; street parking is
normally available outside.
The nearest tramway stop at "Stade Philippides"
is about 500 meters away, but bus no 7 passes much nearer CREPS (the
bus-stop is named "La Pile"). Both tram and bus can be taken from
the railway station in the town centre.
For those arriving
directly from the motorway (A9).... come off at the airport exit
("Montpellier Est." - exit no 29) and drive towards the town centre.
After crossing the river Lez (about 2,5 km from the A9) one can then
use the map to find CREPS.
See list below.
is well supplied with hotel accommodation but due to the fact that the
tourist season has already started by June, it is advisable to book as
much as possible in advance.
In general, hotels in or near Montpellier divide into three types, namely,
budget hotels mostly chains such as Formule 1, 1ère Classe, Campanile,
L'Etape, Nuit d'Hotel, Village Hotel, etc, suitable for short stays,
but generally a little outside of town, often close to the motorway
(A9) or near the airport, and thus necessitating a car.
b) a range of family hotels inside and around the city, at all price/comfort levels.
c) chain hotels, mainly the various 'brands' of Accor (eg. Ibis, Mercure and Sofitel)
book a hotel, use the telephone numbers as shown in the Tourist Map
provided with your ticket and ball program, or use the list overleaf,
or consult the relevant website, particularly for types a) and c).
are generally by room, not by person, but breakfast is normally an
extra charge per person. Prices tend to be about 30-45 euros for the
budget hotels, slightly higher for the hotels inside Montpellier and
from 60 up to 100 for the various Accor hotels.
If you have specific questions contact us
HÔTELS de MONTPELLIER
Formule économique pour 1, 2 ou 3 personnes room rates apprx 30+ euros:
All these hotels are close to the autoroute, thus one needs a car.
HÔTEL 1ere CLASSE 33-467 581 080 Montpellier-sud (Lattes)
FORMULE 1 33-467 589 898 Montpellier-sud (Lattes)
NUIT d'HÔTEL 33-467 474 646 Saint-Jean-de-Vedas
VILLAGE-HÔTEL 33-467 479 250 Saint-Jean-de-Vedas
Hôtels **NN dans le centre de Montpellier room rates approx 40+ euros:
These hotels are within 500m of CREPS
HÔTEL ABELIA 33-467 031 777 70 route de Lodève
HÔTEL des ACACIAS 33-467 635 595 39 ave Buisson -Bertrand
HÔTEL des ARCEAUX 33-467 920 303 33 boulevard des Arceaux
NOVOTEL 90+ euros
33-499 523 434 125 ave de Palavas
HÔTEL le GUILHEM*** 82+ euros 33-467 529 090 18 rue Jean-Jaques-Rousseau
IBIS Sud 60+ euros
33-467 588 230 164 ave de Palavas
Centre 65+ euros
33-467 640 664 95 place Vauban
HÔTEL IBIS Comédie 70+ euros 33-499 132 999 Le Triangle
STARS 45 euros
33-467 925 234 route de Palavas, Lattes
AUBERGE de JEUNESSE 13 euros 33-467 603 222 rue des Écoles Laïques
Hotels near to CREPS (mention that they have been recommended to you by CREPS)
Fauvettes 8 rue
23-37 euros 0467 631 760
445 rue Auguste Broussonnet
30-55 euros 0467 541 221
St Charles 241 ave Auguste Broussonnet
35+euros 0467 753 768
Les prix sont à vérifier directement avec l'hôtel concerné. Le petit-déjeuner est en plus.
Check prices with the hotel. Room rates do not include breakfast.
consultez le site www.mappy.fr pour les plans de Montpellier et le
positionnement de votre hôtel, avant de décider finalement!
***** check the location of your hotel by using the www.mappy.fr site before making a final decision.
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