This is an archived version of the 2017 edition of UXLx. The current event website is at

Practical Info

venue, hotels, flights and city info


Lisbon provides hundreds of options for your accommodation. You probably want to stay close to the venue, but be advised that the area is in high demand so you’ll want to book early.

Tryp Oriente Hotel

Our preferred accomodation partner is the Tryp Hotel, a modern 4 Star Hotel overlooking the river Tagus.

Av. D. João II, 1.16 02.B

Single Room: €140 per night (Wi-fi and breakfast included)
Double Room: €150 per night (Wi-fi and breakfast included)

Other hotels near the venue

Other hotels nearby are nearly full but you might still be able to secure some rooms through 3rd party websites and booking engines. These are all within walking distance from the venue:

Five Stars

For a posh stay, look no further than the Sana Myriad Hotel.

Four Stars

Apart from the Olissipo Oriente, you can also opt for the Tryp Oriente, the Tivoli Oriente and the VIP Executive Art’s.

Three Stars

For the budget conscious, your best bet is the Ibis Lisboa Parque das Nações.

Youth Hostel

The Youth Hostel nearby is the cheapest choice available. You will need a Hostelling International Membership Card.


Lisbon has hundreds of properties listed on AirBnB you can check. Several dozen are within walking distance.


Lisbon has hundreds of properties listed on AirBnB you can check. Several dozen are within walking distance.

Flight Deals

TAP Portugal

We signed up an exclusive deal with TAP Portugal that generously offered 20% Off Business Class and 10% Off Economy when flying into Lisbon for UXLx. You just have to follow the steps in the instructions:


The discount applicable to this event is only valid for online bookings made through TAP Portugal's website 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 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 a 5 point star.
  • 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 May 13th to June 5th 2017). The dates of the event must be comprehended in the period of travel.
  • The discount is also extended to persons accompanying the participants.
  • The conditions and restrictions regarding changes and refunds are those of the applicable fare. Please check the fare details before ending your booking.
Claiming the Discount

Use event code provided and follow these instructions:

  • Enter the website and choose Advanced Search
  • Select flights and dates
  • Insert the event code in the Congress Code Box, located in the grey area, on the right side of the webpage

In case of questions, please contact TAP Portugal through the following email: