Accommodation can be booked through the user office using the online Travel and Accommodation system. You will need your experiment RB number or your purpose of visit.
Accommodation on Site
Ridgeway House Ridgeway House is located on the grounds of the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus opposite the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Security lodge. It has 62 newly refurbished bedrooms. All bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities and internet access. Rooms at Ridgeway House may be occupied from 2pm on day of arrival and must be vacated by 10am on day of departure. Room keys can be collected from reception which is open 24 hours a day. When Ridgeway House is full, accommodation will be provided at The Cosener’s House in Abingdon. B&B accommodation will only be used when Ridgeway House and The Cosener’s House are fully booked.
Science and Technology Facilities Council Ridgeway House Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Harwell Science and Innovation Campus Didcot OX11 0QX
Accommodation off site
The Coseners House Coseners House is located near the River Thames in Abingdon. Rooms may be occupied from 3pm on day of arrival and must be vacated by 10am on day of departure. Room keys can be collected from reception which is open 24 hours a day.
The Cosener's House Abbey Close Abingdon OX14 3JD Tel: +44 (0)1235 523198 Fax: +44 (0)1235 534160
Accommodation in these locations allows us to pay the costs of UK visitors directly and claims for accommodation costs will be discontinued. B&B accommodation will only be used when Ridgeway House and The Cosener’s House are fully booked.
You are responsible for payment for B&B accommodation directly to the owner, even if you will later reclaim this expense. Please note that most B&B’s will not accept credit cards.
Visitors staying in Ridgeway House or The Coseners House who pay their own bill should settle their account at reception before checking out.