34th European Workshop for Rheumatology Research

February 20-22, 2014
Lisbon, Portugal


SANA Lisboa Hotel
Avenida Fontes Pereira de Melo, 8
1069-310 Lisboa - Portugal
Tel +351 210 064 300
Tel Dir +351 213 827 272
Fax +351 210 064 345


With a privileged location and excellent access routes, SANA Lisboa Hotel is ideally situated to explore the best that Lisbon has to offer. Situated in Avenida Fontes Pereira de Melo, a few steps from Praça do Marquês de Pombal, as well as from Picoas and Saldanha, the hotel is easily reached from Lisbon airport by public transport (AeroBus), underground or a short taxi journey.
February Blossoms Statue of King Jose I - Praça do Comércio Belem Tower Jeronimos Monastery 25 de Abril Bridge - the first bridge built across the Tagus SANA Hotel Lisbon Tram in Alfama - the oldest district in Lisbon

Notice: The SANA Hotel Lisboa is now fully booked during the EWRR Congress.
If you require a hotel reservation you can reserve a hotel room at SANA Hotel Capitol, just behind the congress' venue.

Rate is €65,00 for a single room.
Please send an e-mail to rsv.capitol@sanahotels.com for more information.

For Lisbon tourism and history information
click here--> http://www.visitlisboa.com

How To Get Here

From the airport:
  • Underground - Red line direction São Sebastião, change at Saldanha, then yellow line direction Rato, Stop at Marques do Pombal station - Price: 1.40€. (30 minutes including 5 minutes walk)
  • Bus 91 ("Aerobus") - Price: 3.50€. Unrestricted luggage allowance and valid for the entire bus network on the day of purchase. (20 minutes)
  • Buses 44 or 45 - Price: 1,40€. (Bus stop in front of SANA Lisboa).
  • Taxi - Price: 10 to 20€, according to the time of the day and amount of luggage. (15 minutes)
  • (Please note: charges above are current prices which are subject to change.)

By Car:

Follow the signs for the "Centro" or "Marquês de Pombal". Join the 2nd Circular and exit to the right in the direction of Campo Grande. Turn right again and enter the tunnel, driving straight on. Pass Av. da República and continue on until you reach Av. Fontes Pereira de Melo. SANA Lisboa hotel is on the left, at the end of the avenue.

To stop the car in front of the hotel, continue straight on to the Marquês de Pombal roundabout, and take the 5th exit, changing direction.

To go directly to the car park, take the 4th exit from the Marquês de Pombal roundabout towards Av. Duque de Loulé. Turn left at the 1st exit (traffic lights) and follow the road until the SANA Lisboa Hotel Parque de Estacionamento sign, on your left.

If hiring a car don't forget to ask for a city map and directions at the car hire.

If you have a GPS device - GPS Coordinates are: 38.727408, -9.148638

Transport nearby:
  • Underground: Marquês de Pombal Station (Blue and Yellow Lines)
  • Bus: Airport - 91, 44, 45; Centre - 44, 745 and 36; Lisbon/ Belém Conference Centre - 727; Parque das Nações - 44; Feira da Ladra - 12
  • Taxis: In front of the hotel
  • 20 minutes walking or 4 minutes underground to downtown

Official Carrier of the EWRR'14  

TAP Portugal has the pleasure to offer a special discount to the EWRR'14 participants who book their flight and purchase their ticket exclusively through TAP's website.

The discounts offered are the following:
  • 10% in economy class
  • 20% in business class
The code IT14TPCG01 has been given to this event and must be mentioned when making the booking in order to benefit from the discount.

How to proceed:
  • enter the website www.flytap.com
  • select flights and dates
  • insert the event code in the Promotion/Congress Code Box, located on the left side of the webpage
Important Information
  • The discount applicable to this event is only valid for online bookings made through TAP Portugal's website www.flytap.com and with payment by credit card. The ticket will always be an electronic ticket.
  • Bookings made previously by travel agencies or at our desks are not eligible for this discount.
  • The final price shown at the end of the booking is the final fare, including the discount and all related taxes. The discount is applicable only over the fare, excluding all taxes related to the voyage.
  • The discount only applies to TAP operated flights. Bookings on or which include code-share flights operated by other airlines or on other airlines do not benefit from the discount. Code-share flights are identified on online bookings with the message "OAL" or or or
  • The discount is not accumulative with fares for resident / student / child / infant /senior, etc.
  • The discount applies only for travel to the event. It is valid for round trip journeys from any TAP destination to Lisbon.
  • The booking can be made at any time. The travel dates must be comprehended in the period of 10 days before / 10 days after the event dates (from February 10th to March 02nd 2014).

Lisbon Spirit Tours  

Lisbon Spirit is a local tourism company dedicated to the organization of guided walking tours in Lisbon.

We try to transmit the richness of the historical and cultural heritage and go beyond the most popular places, showing the city as we know it, from a local´s point of view.

There are six different tours available, divided by areas of the city that we consider essential in a visit to Lisbon.

All the tours are done in small groups and are guided in English.

Join one of them and discover the Lisbon we love. We promise you will fall in love with it too.

All information about our activities can be found on our website at: www.lisbon-spirit.pt