Iaşi offers a wide variety of options for affordable accommodation, ranging from the on-campus facilities of Alexandru Ioan Cuza University to easy-to-reach alternatives in the city. Out of the more than 40 modern accommodation facilities in Iaşi, selected below are only those very centrally located and conveniently priced.

Name Category Distance (walking) Room rate (approx.)
Akademos / Gaudeamus campuses

2 **

300 m / 1,300 m Single – 34 €Double – 40 €
Best Western Astoria Hotel


300 m Single – 35 €Double – 45 €
Majestic Hotel


600 m Single – 40 €Double – 50 €
Unirea Hotel


400 m Single – 48 €Double – 60 €
Traian Hotel


350 m Single – 45 €Double – 46 €
Moldova Hotel

3 ***

1,500 m Single – 39 €Double – 51 €
Ramada Hotel 

3 ***

1,600 m Single – 43 €Double – 78 €


Akademos and Gaudeamus campuses – 2** – budget option, close to the conference venue

The Akademos and Gaudeamus campuses are student dormitory complexes run by the Alexandru Ioan Cuza University that have all the comfort of a high quality budget hotel. Guest rooms are spacious and comfortable and have various amenities. The two locations are similar, but we recommend the Akademos campus, as it is less than 5 minutes away from the DSEBA Conference location.

Majestic Hotel – 3*** – close to the conference venue

A starting point for hospitality and good taste, Majestic Hotel is located in Iasi’s central area and represents the perfect choice for relaxation in a welcoming atmosphere and an elegant surrounding. Its central position facilitates the access to the most important tourist attractions. Majestic Hotel.

Astoria Hotel – 3*** – close to the conference venue

Luxurious and recently modernized, the Best Western Astoria Hotel is located in the heart of the city, only seconds far from the Traian Grand and Unirea Hotels and, most importantly, just meters away from the conference venue and the tourist sites. This hotel is the modernized version of the 1923 hotel, which often had as guest the greatest Romanian musician of the 20th century, composer George Enescu.

Unirea Hotel – 4**** – close to the conference venue

Part of the 3-hotel cluster with a privileged location with respect to the conference venue and tourist sites, Unirea Hotel offers warm, comfortable and modern rooms and is committed to reaching high expectations. Its most spectacular feature is the beautiful view of the city from the restaurant on the top of the hotel.

Ramada Hotel – 3***

The Ramada international hotel chain is present in Iaşi too and its location is certainly the envy of many hotels in the city. Facing the Palace of Culture, situated just a stone’s throw away, Ramada offers elegant and comfortable rooms, as well as a vast list of facilities. The hotel is just 15 minutes on foot from the conference site.

Moldova Hotel – 3***

The Moldova Hotel lies in the central tourist area of Iasi. Only meters away are some of most representative and outstanding buildings of the city such as: The Church of St. Nicholas, The Palace of Culture, The Dosoftei House, The Metropolitan Cathedral, The National Theatre, and other historical monuments built in the 17th and 18th centuries. It also offers spectacular views of the surrounding landscape thanks to its height.

Traian Grand Hotel – 4**** – close to the conference venue

Located in Unirii Square, in the very heart of the city, Traian Grand Hotel, a 19th century architectural masterpiece of Gustave Eiffel, welcomes you with its unique glamour given by the perfect combination of contemporary comfort and endless elegance. Throughout the years, many foreign diplomats and stars have stayed at the Traian. In 1934, Greta Garbo spent some time here in secret during her love affair with John Gilbert.