Practical Info

Dates

  • Tuesday 21 May:
    - Arrival of participants
    - Opening Lunch
    - Afternoon: conference sessions
    - Evening: networking at Welcome dinner at Convento San Giuseppe
  • Wednesday 22 May: conference sessions and speakers' dinner / free evening for all participants
  • Thursday 23 May: conference sessions and Farewell dinner with all participants at Frontemare
  • Friday 24 May: Departure of participants

Venue

Cagliari, Italia.
The Cartoon DIGITAL event will take place at the Manifattura Tabacchi.
Viale Regina Margherita, 33,
09125 Cagliari CA,
Italy
T: +39 070 92431

Cost

  • 400 EUR for participants (incl. 3 lunches and 2 dinners)

Deadline for participant registration : Tuesday 30 April


The event is open to all animation professionals interested in the topic.
More information on registration.

Hotel

Cartoon has booked a certain number of rooms for participants in THotel Cagliari (30 minute-walk from the conference venue, shuttles will be set up between the Hotel and the conference venue), Miramare Hotel (4 minute walk from the conference venue) and Regina Margherita Hotel (2 minute-walk from the conference venue).

Should you want to book a room in one of these hotels, please remember to mention it on the online registration form or directly contact Joëlle in charge of hotel bookings (joelle.kesenne@cartoon-media.eu).

THotel Cagliari ****

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Hotel:
Reception: 24/7
Restaurant/Bar: Breakfast is served every day from 7.00am to 10.30am. All resident and non-resident guests may choose from a rich buffet for an English or continental breakfast, depending on their taste and preferences.

Resident guests who wish to have breakfast before restaurant opening time are free to take an early breakfast every day from 5am in the private room of TRestaurant, specifically set up to give early risers the freedom to enjoy a fragrant breakfast.
The early breakfast buffet provides guests with the possibility to have an espresso coffee thanks to an exclusive Nespresso coffee machine and a wide choice of coffee blends, as well as a choice of hot tea or Americano coffee. The buffet comprises a selection of cakes and tarts directly from the THotel bakery, not to mention a slice of freshly toasted bread.


TBar and TBistrot with the Winter Garden for your breaks throughout the day and the gastronomic excellence of the TRestaurant for your dinners. An then the regenerating relaxation provided by the TSPA Wellness Centre, including its Fitness Room.
Parking, Fitness Centre and free Wi-Fi connection for all guests.

 

Rooms
For you 207 rooms all of different types, all comfortable and tastefully furnished. The rooms here at the THotel provide you with the opportunity of experiencing a heightened state of wellbeing, the opportunity of being pleasantly surprised by the amazing sensations experienced, starting with your eyes are the first to indulge.

Description
A 4-star design hotel that offers hospitality full of real emotions aimed at meeting all your needs and making all your stays unforgettable.

Price

118,85€ (+VAT)


Check-in / Check-out time


Check-in: 2:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 pm

Visit THotel's website

Miramare Art Hotel


Hotel

Breakfast: The air in the breakfast room within our prestigious palazzo is filled with the aroma of just-baked pastries.In the morning, the hallways of the Miramare are pervaded by the fragrances of the oven, of fresh biscuits, aromatic pastries and mouthwatering coffee grains.
In our breakfast room, there is a homely lack of regimentation. Coloured armchairs, sofas and expansive views of the promenade. Prized china, time-honoured objects and bizarre creations embellish a delicious authentic buffet. The offering includes a wealth of sweet and savoury dishes, from coffee to fresh fruit and vegetable smoothies, alongside the very best teas and herbal infusions, fresh bread and other local and international delights.
The right way to start the day, in a welcoming environment that's also perfect for afternoon tea, a sparkling aperitif or an after-dinner drink.

Rooms
Each of the 12 rooms has a peculiar and unique history enhancing the quality of your journey by sending you in a different world, where the time seems to have stopped many years ago.
More than peaceful and repairing nights, you will live a real one of-a-kind experience sleeping on those rooms. The delicate environment and the intimate ambiance epitomize the feeling you will have every single hour you will spend within these walls.

 

Description
An attractive, luxurious hotel facing out to sea – your home from home in the centre of the city, ready and waiting for you whenever you need it. A step in the hotel will immerge you in an arty world, preparing you for Cartoon's atmosphere.

A maison from another age, in the heart of the city

An intertwining of history, stories and cultures, leading from Cagliari’s harbour all the way to the piano nobile of Palazzo Marini-Devoto. Art, colour, spaces, furnishings and fabrics encapsulate upcoming periods and places. A charming residence that looks out to sea, serving as your oasis of peace and tranquillity in the centre of Cagliari.

A hotel that speaks of journeys and people, in which items that previously belonged to other travellers reappear, to the surprise and delight of today’s visitors; unique places in which art and poetry are combined with 19th-century novels and contemporary design.
The sacred and the profane alternate in the hallways, amid the perfumes of orchids and the notes of familiar music.

Bonus: The wonderful Garden:
A precious botanical jewel in which to let loose and re-charge your batteries.
More than 100 native Sardinian species populate this oasis, awash with the perfumes of orchids and the colours of exotic flowers and plants.
Tillandsias, irises, ferns, buttercups, columbines and narcissuses adorn a characterful, relaxing space, thanks to the care lavished on them by Antonino Soddu Pirellas, Mauro Ballero and the staff of the Miramare.
Small tables and chairs in the art nouveau style complement the garden – perfect for a delightful open-air breakfast, an exclusive brunch or the simple company of a good book.

Price
176,22€ (+VAT)

Visit Miramare's website

 

Regina Margherita ****


Hotel
They offer their guests a wonderful start to the day with an extensive array of sweet and savoury delicacies from this part of the world, served alongside the finest Italian coffee.
Unlimited Wi-Fi access

Rooms
The Regina Margherita offers 100 rooms in which every detail has been thought through to ensure the wellbeing of our guests.
All of our spaces are free from architectural barriers and have been designed to accommodate all types of travellers with a welcoming, discreet atmosphere, in a perfect combination of design, technology and high-quality hospitality.

 

Description
Located on the road that, from the ancient fortified quarter of Castello, runs down towards the elegant promenade in front of the harbour, the Regina Margherita Conference&Leisure Hotel welcomes you with a modern ambience that will provide the stunning backdrop to your business trips or holidays in Cagliari.
Situated in an enviably central position, just a stone’s throw from the harbour and the main shopping streets, this 4-star Hotel encapsulates the sense of hospitality and the warm welcome that are so typical of Sardinia, making every stay in Cagliari all the more comfortable.
Breakfasts based on locally sourced sweet and savoury specialities are complemented by a refined bistro that casts the spotlight on traditional cuisine and a lounge bar that is open until late.
The Regina Margherita’s catering services are geared towards delighting our guests’ palates in peaceful, understated surroundings.

Price
94,26€ (+VAT)

Check-in / Check out time
Late check-out 12:00 / 13:00 / 16:00 (upon request and subject to availability)

Visit Regina Margherita's website

TRANSPORT

Airport

The nearest airport is in Cagliari. More information on the website of Cagliari airport.

Flight booking through Cartoon

CARTOON will be pleased to arrange your travel for you.

            • On the registration form, write your city of departure and exact name (same as on ID)
            • We will send you a flight proposal that you will have to approve
            • You will then be invoiced

From/To the airport

> Public Transport

there are 2 ways to reach the THotel with public transportation:

- by taking a train (1,30€/ticket, here is the schedule) from the airport and arriving to Cagliari Central Station; trains are very frequent. Then take the M bus as soon as you exit from the station, by crossing the street (there is one every 6 minutes). Ask to the bus driver to drop you off at Mac Donald’s bus stop. You are 500 mt far from the THotel. direction ELMAS AEROPORTO - CAGLIARI

The price for a single ticket is 1,20 € (1,70 if you take it directly on board)

- by taking the SHOPPING BUS “LA CORTE DEL SOLE” – it stops in front of the hotel but it is not so frequent. You can check the scheduled time here.

> Taxi

Cagliari Airport is located only a short distance from the city center and this justifies the use of Cagliari airport taxis to get to your hotel within the city. This offers a flexible means of travel with minimal hustle especially when one has luggage.

Cagliari Airport taxis take around 15 minutes to get to the Hotel. There are individual taxis that are available outside at the arrivals area and these are complemented by company taxis that are located at the taxi ranks. One is advised to use the legitimate company taxis as they do not overcharge or inconvenience passengers. Charge is about 18/25 euros per way

Each taxi has a meter in it which charges for distance travelled. There are also extra charges which one should inquire about before boarding the taxi. The charges to various locations in the city are also negotiable with the Cagliari airport taxi driver.

Phone number to call: 070 - 6655 (Cooperativa Radio Taxi “Rossoblu”).

The two other Hotels are near Cagliari's Train Station.