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Additional details for those staying in University accommodation (residential registration)

Address: James College, c/o James College Reception, Newton Way, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5NA, United Kingdom

Check in: From 2.00pm    Check out:  By 09.30am

James College Reception, where you collect your key from, is open 24 hours 7 days a week. For directions and maps please visit

Accommodation options

If you choose the residential option when registering for BMVC 2016, you will be provided with a single room in University accommodation (James College) for 3 nights (check in on 19th September, check out on 22nd September). It is possible to book an additional night of accommodation for the night prior to the conference (18th September). Unfortunately, there is no university accommodation available after the conference has concluded.

If you would prefer to stay elsewhere, York has a wealth of accommodation options, ranging from small and friendly bed-and-breakfasts through to 5* hotels. A comprehensive set of options can be found via the York Visitor Information Office.

Hotels that are a short walk from the 44 or 66 bus to the University are the most convenient.

The University has preferential rates at the following hotels in York (though these are not recommendations).

The Royal York Hotel 
Station Road, York 
Tel: 01904 653681 
Mention Department of Computer Science, University of York for preferential rates. 
Next to the rail station in York.

Hotel 53 
53 Piccadilly, York 
£73.50 for single occupancy including breakfast. 
Email or call 01904 559000 quoting York University.

Pavilion Hotel 
Fulford Road, York 
Tel: 01904 622099 
Mention Department of Computer Science, University of York for preferential rates. 
Please note that the Pavilion Hotel is outside the city centre and not quite as convenient for public transport for the university.