We have compiled a list of possible hotels, budget hotels, and hostels where you can find accommodation during your stay in Berlin. This list is not exhaustive and is only meant to provide a helpful guide.

Public Transportation:

Information regarding public transportation in Berlin can be found on the website of the BVG (Berlin public transportation company) at A “Journey Planner” is available on this website to help you plan your trip from your accommodation to the John F. Kennedy Institute.

Please note: the closest Ubahn (subway) stop to the John F. Kennedy Institute is Dahlem Dorf on the U3 line.

Hotels/Budget Hotels/Hostels

For further information regarding hotels and hostels, please follow the links below.


Seminaris Campushotel Berlin

A number of rooms at the Seminaris Campushotel Berlin, located across the street from the conference venue, are being held for participants of the Graduate Conference. In order to book one of the special-rate rooms (79,00 EUR for a single, 114,00 EUR for a double room including breakfast), please indicate that you are a conference participant. Please contact us at to receive the required reservationcode. Rooms at this rate will be held until April 20th. You may contact the hotel via phone or email:

Phone: +49 (0) 30 55 77 97 200
Dahlem Dorf


Meliá Berlin 
rates available online

Arcotel Velvet 
Oranienburger Strasse
single rooms: from €79

rates available online

Budget Hotels:

Hotel Modena (Kurfürstendamm, Rates from 38 single room)


Motel One (various Berlin locations, Rates from €49 per single room)


Gasteiner Hof (Schöneberg, Rates from €36)



Die Etage (Near Kurfürstendamm, Rates from €20 per night)


Grandhostel Berlin (Kreuzberg, Rates from €18, single €39 per night)


Happy Bed (Steglitz, Rates are €15-€26 per night)

Sunshinehouse Berlin (Schöneberg, Rates are around €20 per night)

Cityhostel Berlin (Mitte, Rates €17 in a shared bedroom to €42 in a single bedroom)


AO Hostel Berlin (Near Zoologischer Garten, Rates from €12 per night)





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