If you’re not from Groningen but you’d like to stay for the dinner and the indoor festival until late, it might be worth to spend the night here and travel back in the morning. The Simplon Jongerenhotel offers one-night stays for 20 people at the special price of 20 €, just for participants of the PhD Day! 

If you’re interested, all you have to do is sending an e-mail to, where you indicate your full name, preferred e-mail address, telephone number and city/university of origin.

Our Finance team will take care of your request and give you further information.

If you choose to spend the night in Groningen, then why not visit the city and see what it has to offer?! You can check to discover all there is to know about the history, the culture and the lifestyle in Groningen, and check out what events might be happening at the time of your visit!