Be sure to book your hotel accommodation reservations by Thursday, 20 October 2016 to take advantage of the special conference rates. Published rates are subject to availability and not guaranteed.

Below is the list of hotels which are being offered at a reduced price for WISC 2016 attendees. All accommodations are being handled by the WAO appointed Professional Conference Organizer – ORTRA, Ltd. – the official PCO for WISC 2016

Transfers must be booked by 26 November in order to be guaranteed; after this date availability will not be guaranteed.

Hotels Category Single Rate* Double Rate* Distance to ICC Jerusalem
Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Standard Deluxe $163 USD
$189 USD
$179 USD
$204 USD
650 m
Dan Jerusalem Hotel Standard $143 USD $164 USD 4.2 km
Dan Panorama Superior $168 USD $189 USD 3.0 km
David Citadel Hotel Deluxe Superior $311 USD $332 USD 3.2 km
Hotel Yehuda Standard $143 USD $143 USD 6.9 km
Inbal Jerusalem Hotel Superior New City $235 USD $250 USD 3.3 km
Mamilla Hotel Studio Room $291 USD $311 USD 3.1 km
Prima Park Standard $128 USD $140 USD 1.0 km
Ramada Jerusalem Deluxe $179 USD $189 USD 950 m
Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem Superior Deluxe $357 USD
$367 USD
$377 USD
$388 USD
3.3 km

*Breakfast included

Accommodation rates refer only to non-Israeli Residents
Israeli Residents will be subject to applicable VAT


  • Cancellations must be requested in writing:
  • Refund of accommodation payments will be made if written notification of cancellation is received at Ortra Ltd. as follows:
    • Cancellation received until 5 October, 2016 - Full refund less $100 USD handling fee
    • Cancellation received between 6 October, 2016 - 9 November, 2016 - 50% refund
    • Cancellation received from 10 November, 2016 - No refund

*Published rates are subject to hotel availability and are not guaranteed. Published rates shall be offered 3 days pre- and post-official Conference dates (6-9 December 2016) and based on hotel availability only and not guaranteed.

*Dates are subject to change.


For an additional fee of $50 USD per registrant, you can choose an enhanced cancellation/refund option, allowing you to cancel your accommodation reservation for any reason up to 12 noon Israel time (GMT +2) on 20 November, 2016, and receive a full refund of your accommodation payments (excluding optional items). If you choose this option, the additional $50 USD fee is non-refundable and must be paid within 7 days from the date of reservation and no later than 1 October, 2016. Note that even under this enhanced cancellation/refund option, you will need to give written notification of cancellation to: Ortra Ltd., at by 12 noon Israel time (GMT +2) on 20 November, 2016, in order to be eligible for the refund. To choose this option, place a check next to this option on the registration form and the $50 USD fee will be added to your total charges.


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Please be aware of unofficial solicitations and websites housing reservations and other services for WISC 2016. These websites are not authorized by WAO to represent our meeting or reserve hotel rooms.  

Ortra, Ltd. is the only official housing company for WISC 2016. For your own protection, please do not make reservations through any unknown housing or travel company. The WAO International Scientific Conference (WISC) 2016 meeting site( and Ortra, Ltd. housing site ( are the only authorized websites regarding housing for WISC 2016.