School will be held at Lecture Hall in the Public Relations Center (Houshako Fukyu-to).

SPring-8 Campus Map
>>> SPring-8 Campus Map for Cheiron School.
updated on Sep. 8, 2011


Available from Sep. 25th to 30th (c/o: Oct. 1st).

Check-In: 16:00-22:00     Check-Out: -10:30

The room charge is 2,000 JPY per night.
We will book SPring-8 Guest House for all the participants.

If you arrive after 22:00, please contact the Guest House front desk in advance. Phone: +81-(0)791-58-0933


Wireless Internet access is available at all area in SPring-8 site.


SPring-8 cafeteria offers a selection of food: Japanese, Western and Chinese food, noodles, curry, etc. Payment has to be made by a rechargeable prepaid card. Please load money onto the card using the machine located just inside the entrance before use.
sp8 cafe card >>> Instructions for card use.

Breakfast: 8:00 - 9:30
Lunch: 11:30 - 14:00          Open 7 days a week
Dinner: 17:30 - 19:30

Food Cost: Approx. 500 JPY per meal.


Shop Kirari is located in the cafeteria building and open 11:00 - 15:00 and 17:00 - 20:00 on weekdays.


The nearest ATM machines are located in Kouto Plaza near the “Shibafu-hiroba” (Lawn Park) bus stop. We strongly recommend that you withdraw enough cash at the airport upon your arrival.


From Oct. 1st to 5th.

Aioi Station Hotel
(Japanese only)

1-5 Hongo, Aioi, Hyogo 678-0006
Phone: +81-791-24-3000
FAX: +81-791-24-3001

Check-In: 15:00-24:30
Check-Out: 6:00-10:00

Aioi Station Hotel img

*The room reservation has already been made for all the participants except for the "No use" participants.

The room charge (included breakfast) :
approx. 4,500 JPY/night.
(Special discount for the Cheiron School participants.)

For financial supported participants:
- Payments will be made by Cheiron School.
For non-supported participants:
- Payments have to be made individually.

Breakfast is served at “ANNEX”.
Between 6:30 am - 8:30 am.
aioi station hotel map
School bus: pick up in front of Aioi Station Hotel at 8:30 am. (Oct. 2, 4 and 5)

Oct. 3 (Mon): Kyoto Excursion
Pick up at 7:30.

Return bus from SPring-8:
Oct. 1 and 2: 19:00 in front of PR center (Lecture hall).
Oct. 4: 20:00 in front of Farewell Reception Venue.
Oct. 5: 14:00 in front of PR center (Lecture hall).
It takes about 30 min from SPring-8 to Aioi Station.

Map & Info of Aioi Station Hotel
>>> Map & Information of Aioi Station Hotel for Cheiron School.