You can now book your hotel room, at the conference hotel.  

NOTICE: Last year hotel rooms ran out fast, so we do recommend booking your room ASAP to make sure you can stay at the conference hotel, if you wish to do so. 


Set in 330 acres of The University of Nottingham's landscaped parkland and with over 30 years' experience, the East Midlands Conference Centre is the perfect venue to accommodate WOOF! 2019. 


The East Midlands Conference Centre, University Park, The University of Nottingham, NG7 2RJ.

Tel (hotel): 0871 222 4195 or (hotel) 0115 8760900 - ask for in house reservations team to make your booking. 


Leave the M1 motorway at junction 25 and follow the A52 signposted to Nottingham. After approximately 4.4 miles turn right at the roundabout (Toby Carvery) onto the A6464 Woodside Road. Turn left at the next roundabout to enter the University of Nottingham's West Entrance.

The EMCC is situated on Beeston Road, which is the main loop road through the campus. For satellite navigations systems please use postcode NG7 2QL


The Orchard Hotel is adjacent to the The East Midlands Conference Centre. Opened in November 2012, this 202-bed eco-friendly hotel has been designed to maximise the use of natural daylight and features outside terraces, floor-to-ceiling windows and unique contemporary decor throughout. A Brasserie: Bar, gym and four meeting rooms work in harmony with the facilities at the East Midlands Conference Centre to provide a complete feel for guests.

If you wish to stay at this hotel please ring the hotel to make your booking quoting 'WOOF!2019'. Tel (hotel): 0871 222 4195 or (hotel) 0115 8760900 - ask for in house reservations team to make your booking. Special rates are available for the night of the 8th to the 12th February. 

£86.66 + VAT bed & breakfast single occupancy

£96.66 + VAT bed & breakfast double occupancy

If you wish to stay before or after this the hotel will provide you details of the best available rates for any further nights.  The hotel does require payment at the time of booking. 

The nearest stations to the EMCC are Beeston Station and Nottingham. There are over 30 direct trains that travel between St Pancras and Nottingham on a daily basis. Visit or for help planning your rail journeys. 


Call Cable Cars on 0115 922 9229 or Cabline Taxi on 0115 922 5226.


From East Midlands Airport, we are just 14 miles away via the M1 North leaving at junction 25 and following the A52. There is also the regular Skylink Nottingham bus, leaving directly from the airport directed to Broad Marsh Bus Station. Alight at Beeston, which is the stop for the main University campus, a few minutes walk from the entrance to the East Midlands Conference Centre.