Accommodation, Transfer & Meals

Most of the Conference participants will stay at the centrally located Larespark Hotel Taksim. There will be a daily shuttle service between LARESPARK Hotel and the conference venue!

LARESPARK Hotel: Topçu Caddesi,No. 23 Taksim, Istanbul – Turkey. Phone: +90 212 313 51 00 Fax: +90 212 237 34 63



Participants who are still in need for a room for the time span of the conference might contact the travel agency OASIS. The contact person is Berna HABIB and her team. You might contact her by writing to the address – mentioning the key word “WorldWarOne Conference.”

Shuttle service

Every morning and every evening there will be a shuttle service between the hotel and the conference venue.


The shuttle bus will depart at 8:45am on Wednesday morning and at 8:15am from Thursday to Saturday in front of LARESPARK Hotel Taksim.

It will return after the last panel at about 6:30 pm from the parking lot of santralistanbul

For the Theater performance and cocktail reception on Sunday afternoon there will be a transfer to Tarabya at 1pm from Eyüp. The ship will follow the route of Bosporus tours; lunch will be served on board.


For lunch break, participants can eat at the canteen of Bilgi University on the santralinstanbul Campus (a card for the canteen can be purchased at the conference registration). There are also various restaurants and cafes like Starbucks on the campus.