Venue, accommodation and logistics

The workshop will take part at Mooirivier Congreshotel in Dalfsen (see ) an attractive location that offers on-site lodging, and is situated in a green environment conducive to both outdoor and indoor activities.


Hotel reservation
Please reserve you hotel room at the conference hotel Mooirivier as soon as possible. The block reservation will expire on 18 February 2013 and is not unlimited.

Room rates per person per night for single use are Eur 85, double use Eur 42,50, and breakfast is Eur 15 per day.

While making the hotel room reservation, please refer to the code NDF-13903 (ASTRON) to get the special price. You can reserve a hotel room in one of two ways:

  • send an email to Mooirivier congreshotel:
  • make a reservation by phone (+31) (0) 529 478777

Please do not use their website but send an email to the hotel mentioning explicitly ASTRON and the code above (NDF-13903) !


How to reach Mooirivier Congreshotel

By car:
Situated at road number N340 between Ommen and Dalfsen, there are signs to Mooirivier Congreshotel.
Street address: Oude Oever 10, Dalfsen.

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By public transportation
Dalfsen is in the east of the Netherlands and can be reached in about a half-hour by either private car, train, or bus from Zwolle, the nearest bigger city on the main highway and railway line. Zwolle is 70-95 minutes from Amsterdam Schiphol airport by train. You have to switch trains in Zwolle to get to Dalfsen; there is a good connection twice per hour.
From Dalfsen railway station there is a bus connection to Mooirivier hotel. See  to plan your trip using public transport (also in English). From: Station Dalfsen. To: Dalfsen, Oude Oever 10.
To plan your train trip, also see (also English).


Limited free transportation to Mooirivier
Two shuttle buses for 8 persons each will pick up workshop participants for free in connection with the following trains at Dalfsen railway station. This is on a first come, first served basis. To reach Dalfsen railway station, see the section about public transport.
The schedule of the free transportation is as follows, also considering the welcoming drinks at Mooirivier on 18 March (probably from 18:30-19:30):

18 March from Dalfsen railway station to Mooirivier (15 minutes):
- arrival train 17:30
- arrival train 18:00 (shuttle buses need to return from Mooirivier)
- arrival train 21:00
- arrival train 21:30 (shuttle buses need to return from Mooirivier)

19 March from Dalfsen railway station to Mooirivier (15 minutes):
- arrival train 08:00
- arrival train 08:30 (shuttle buses need to return from Mooirivier)

20 March from Mooirivier to Dalfsen railway station (15 minutes):
- for train departure 18:00, departure Mooirivier 17:25
- for train departure 18:30, departure Mooirivier 17:55


To arrange a taxi from Dalfsen or Zwolle railway station to Mooirivier: taxi company Autax in Ommen, phone number (0)529 452500. You should mention Mooirivier. Costs are 25 Euros per ride (max. 4 persons) from/to Dalfsen station and Mooirivier hotel.




If you have any additional questions please send us an email.