AMSI BioInfoSummer 2016 will be held at the University of Adelaide, at their centrally-located North Terrace, Adelaide campus.

This is the University of Adelaide’s main campus, and is the site of most teaching and research facilities. The campus was established in 1874, when the university was granted five acres of space within the city.

This main campus is well served by multiple public transport options. The closest transport hubs are listed below:

  • Airport: Adelaide Airport (8km from the University of Adelaide)
  • Train Station: Adelaide Railway Station (1km from the University of Adelaide)
  • Bus Stops: North Terrace – South Side (100m from the University of Adelaide) & Frome Road – West Side (200m from the University of Adelaide).

As local bus, rail and ferry timetables and routes can change, we suggest you visit Adelaide Metro to plan your journey.

Travel & Accommodation


AMSI BioInfoSummer 2016 is pleased to be able to offer delegates a range of specially negotiated accommodation options in Adelaide.
  • Budget Lodging: Lincoln College
  • Majestic Hotel/Apartments: Majestic Roof Garden Hotel, Majestic Old Lion Apartments, Majestic Minima Hotel
  • Hotel Accommodation: Stamford Plaza Adelaide, Crowne Plaza Adelaide

To find out more about these accommodation options, please see detailed information below.  To take advantage of these rates, delegates are asked to contact the hotels directly.

Note: All rates are quoted in Australian Dollars ($AUD) per room/per night. Please speak to the accommodation provider regarding policies, changes to bookings and/or any other queries relating to a booking.

Travel & Accommodation

Budget Lodging

Lincoln College

45 Brougham Place
North Adelaide, SA 5006

Phone: +61 8 8290 6000

Event Rates:

$45 per night for room only (includes linen & towels)
$55 per night for room (includes linen & towels) and breakfast (7am-9am in the Dining Hall)

Lincoln College offers basic, single room accommodation with shared bathrooms in a pleasant setting in North Adelaide.Female and male bathrooms are situated on each floor as well as kitchenettes with fridge, microwave, kettle and tea and coffee making facilities.Free Wifi is available for all guests.

The city is around fifteen minutes by foot from the College, with a frequent bus service available from O’Connell Street. O’Connell Street also offers a huge variety of cafes, restaurants and eateries including the 24hr O’Connell Street Bakery.

Please contact Lincoln College directly and state you are attending the AMSI BioInfoSummer 2016 Conference.

Majestic Hotel/Apartments

Majestic Hotels is proudly South Australian owned and operated, with five properties across the state and is delighted to be the hotel of choice for the AMSI BioInfoSummer 2016 Conference. Majestic Hotels are multiple award winners including Australia’s best value hotel and three Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence awards as voted by our guests.

Simply contact the property of your choice and quote BioInfoSummer 2016 Conference to take advantage of the discounted event rates.

Majestic Roof Garden Hotel

55 Frome Street
Adelaide, SA 5000

Phone: +61 8 8100 4400

Event Rates:

$170 – Superior Room
$200 – Majestic Balcony
$250 – Majestic Suite
Buffet Breakfast available for an additional $21 per person

The property contains 120 signature rooms, featuring free Wi-Fi in public areas, 24-hour reception and room service, a mini gymnasium, guest laundry, and unlimited 24-hour access self parking.

Each room feature a modern bathroom, free unlimited Wi-Fi, king size bed, 42″ LCD TV, air conditioning, mini-bar, writing desk, and an electronic safe (fits a laptop).

Majestic Old Lion Apartments

9 Jerningham Street
North Adelaide, SA 5006

Phone: +61 8 8334 7799

Event Rates:

$170 – Studio Apartment
$180 – 1 Bedroom Apartment
$190 – Annex 1 Bedroom Apartment
$220 – 2 Bedroom Apartment
$310 – 3 Bedroom Apartment

The property contains 66 serviced apartments are both spacious and functional with various room configurations for individuals and groups alike. The property features free Wi-Fi in public areas, along with free, secure on-site car parking.

Each self-contained serviced apartment is equipped with modern kitchen, laundry facilities, free unlimited Wi-Fi, king size bed, 37″ LCD TV, air conditioning, an electronic safe (fits a laptop).

Majestic Minima Hotel

146 Melbourne Street
North Adelaide, SA 5006

Phone: +61 8 8334 7766

Event Rates:

$100 – Basic Art Room
$115 – First Floor Art Room
$120 – Second Floor Art Room

The property contains 46 compact studio rooms, free Wi-Fi in public areas, secure undercover onsite car parking (fees may apply), guest terrace overlooking Melbourne Street, complimentary guest laundry, vending machines and business facilities.

Each studio room measures approximately 14 square metres, each room features free unlimited Wi-Fi, king size bed, 32″ LCD TV, air conditioning and an electronic safe (fits a laptop).

Hotel Accommodation

Stamford Plaza Adelaide

15 North Terrace
Adelaide, SA 5000

Phone: +61 8 8461 1111

Event Rates:

$175 – Premier City room only per night
$195 – Premier Park room only per night

Stamford Plaza Adelaide is a 5 star hotel in Adelaide CBD, ideally located within walking distance to the University of Adelaide, Festival Centre, Museum, Art Gallery and Adelaide Oval. The hotel features 335 luxury guest rooms, with a choice of diverse restaurants along with 24-hour concierge, room service, and reception, as well as an outdoor rooftop heated pool, spa, and gymnasium.

Overlooking either Adelaide’s historic parklands or the city, our Premier Adelaide hotel accommodation rooms on offer feature recently refurbished decor, with a selection of bedding configurations, large work desks, excellent lighting, flat screen colour televisions, broadband internet, variety of cable channels and in-house movies.

The Stamford Grand are pleased to confirm they have set an ’empty accommodation block’ for the AMSI BioInfoSummer 2016 event.  To receive this negotiated rate, please contact the Reservations Team via phone or email, and advise that you are attending the AMSI BioInfoSummer 2016 Conference, and/or quote the code UA281116 at the time of booking.

Crowne Plaza Adelaide

16 Hindmarsh Square
Adelaide, SA 5000

Phone: +61 8 8206 8888

Event Rates:

$170 – Standard room only per night

Crowne Plaza Adelaide is centrally located on Hindmarsh Square. Adelaide’s newest hotel enjoys leafy tranquil surrounds and is just a few minutes’ walk from the University campus and in the heart of the city.

Each guest room features premium tea and coffee making facilities, iPod dock and high definition satellite TV. Our luxury bathrooms are complete with a full-sized bath and separate walk-in shower to ensure you leave feeling completely relaxed and rejuvenated. High speed internet access is available in each room, with one hour of complimentary WiFi provided.

The Crowne Plaza are pleased to offer a discounted Standard Room rate to delegates attending the AMSI BioInfoSummer 2016 Conference. Rates are subject to availability and will be offered until Sunday, 13 November 2016.  To make a booking, please click here.

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