Accommodation in Salamanca

The Salamanca University’s Hospedería Fonseca (2 Calle Fonseca), where the meetings and poster exhibitions will take place, and Colegio Fonseca, are situated around 500m west of the Plaza Major in the historic city centre. [NB: The man university buildings are a similar distance to the south of the Plaza Major.]

The University has just informed us (8th March) concerning availability of a limited number of places in university student residences:

  1. Residencia Universitaria Hernán Cortés (university accommodation): Special price conditions (10% discount) to event participants. In order to book, please go to and check availability for  R.U. Colegio Mayor Hernán Cortés. In the field “campo código promocional” (promotional code), please write “MARIECURIE17”
  2. Residencia Universitaria Colegio Oviedo (university accommodation): Single room 27,50€ per person | Double room 22,50€ per person | Triple room 15€ per person (breakfast included). In order to book, please send an e-mail to indicating that you will participant in the MCAA Assembly/Conference.

There are numerous commercial hotels, hostels and rental appartments in Salamanca, but none of them are particularly large, and it has proved difficult or impossible to negotiate advantageous rates for block bookings. We therefore invite individual members to make their own arrangements with the hotel (or other accommodation) of their own choosing. You can contact the establishment directly, or you can seek a suitable room via one of the many available general hotel booking sites (such as

We are not able to make any recommendations, and take no responsibility for any problems or litigation over hotel booking arrangements. However, based on available maps, nearby hotels (non-comprehensive, but among over 100 in Salamanca) include, in approximate order of proximity:

Hotel (and hyperlink)


Hostal Barcelona

Paseo San Vicente, 20,

37007 Salamanca

Hostal Mindanao

Paseo de San Vicente, 2,

37007 Salamanca

Abba Fonseca

Plaza San Blas, 2,

37007 Salamanca

JCH Congreso Apartamentos

C/ Tahonas Viejas, 4-10.

37002 Salamanca

Hotel Emperatriz I

Calle Compañía, 44

37002 Salamanca

Silken Rona Dalba

Plaza de San Juan Bautista, 12

37002 Salamanca

Catalonia Plaza Mayor Salamanca

Espoz y Mina, 23-25

37002 Salamanca

Gran Hotel Corona Sol

Calle Víctor García de la Concha

37007 Salamanca

Eurostar Las Claras

Marquesa de Almarza s/n

37001 Salamanca

Exe Salamanca

Calle Álava, 8

37001 Salamanca

Good Luck, and see you in Salamanca.

NB: We would be happy to update this page in the light of suggestions, recommendations and feedback from members. Please send any information to