2012 Australian Schools Teams Chess Championships
Schools Chess in the Capital
Accommodation
Please book your accommodation as soon as possible, as availability is likely to be quite limited since there will be other big activities happening in Canberra during that time.

Family/Budget Accommodation Near the Venue

1. Belconnen Way Motel and Serviced Apartments



79 Belconnen Way, Hawker ACT 2614
Free Call: 1800 55 99 44
Tel 02 6254 2222
Website: www.belconnenhotel.com

Accommodation types – online booking:
  • Two to Three Bedroom Apartments – 4 or 5 people max, ~$200 per night,
    only a few rooms are still available
  • Standard Room for 2-3 people max, ~ $160 per night
Distance to event venue: 1.6km
Driving: 5 mins
Walking: 19 mins
Bus Transport: 10 mins, taking Bus Route No. 17 (time table)

2. Belconnen Premier Inn



110 Benjamin Way, Belconnen ACT 2617
Tel 02 6171 0684
Email: info@belconnenpremierinn.com
Website: www.belconnenpremierinn.com

Accommodation types – Online Booking
  • Two Bedroom Apartments – 4 people max, $272 per night
  • Family Room for 3 people max, $172 per night
  • Standard Room for 2 people max, $150 per night
Distance to event venue: 3.9km
Driving: 7 mins
Walking: 46 mins
Bus Transport: 28 mins, taking Bus Route No. 17 (time table)

3. Canberra Motor Village



Kunzea Street, O’Connor ACT 2602
Tel 02 6247 5466
Email: reservation@canberravillage.com
Website: www.canberravillage.com.au

Accommodation types – Online Booking
  • One and Two Bedrooms Cabin – 6 people max, ~$250 per night
  • Motel Room for 4 people max, ~$200 per night (breakfast included)
  • Van sites and camp sites
Distance to event venue: 9.5km
By driving: 17mins
Bus Transport: 58 mins, taking Bus Route No. 3 (time table) and 17 (time table)

4. ANU Liversidge Court Apartments



Liversidge Street ACTON ACT 0200
Tel 02 6125 1100
Email: reservations.uas@anu.edu.au
Website: www.accom.anu.edu.au

Accommodation types – (no online booking)
  • One Bedrooms Apartments, $174 per night, additional bedding at extra cost
  • Two Bedrooms Apartments, $236 per night, additional bedding at extra cost
Distance to event venue: 12.4km
By driving: 15mins
Bus Transport: 53mins, taking Bus Route No. 10 (time table) and 17 (time table)

5. AIS Residences



Leverrier Street BRUCE ACT 2616
Tel 02 6214 1388
Email: reservations@ausport.gov.au
Website: www.ausport.gov.au/ais/visit/stay

Accommodation types – (no online booking)
  • Single room with shared bathrooms, $98 per person per night including three meals, or $75 bed and breakfast only
  • 2 bed Flats with private bathrooms and small kitchens, $98 per person per night including three meals, or $75 bed and breakfast only
  • 4 beds flats with private bathrooms and small kitchens, $105 per person per night including three meals, or $85 bed and breakfast only. (Minimum 2 person charge)
  • Unable to accommodate any children under the age of 7 years
Distance to event venue: 8.7km
By driving: 15mins
Bus Transport: 49mins, taking Bus Route No. 3 (time table) or No. 7 (time table) and then change to No.17 (time table)

A number of accommodation providers have indicated unavailability:
  • Gold Creek Tourist Resort (fully booked)
  • ANU University House (fully booked)
  • University of Canberra Village (only for enrolled students)