Conference language

The conference language is English and ISL interpreters will be available.

We encourage you to check out the related International Congress of Linguists conference also in Cape Town.

Student housing / Residence

UCT Residence is situated approximately 8km from the conference venue, Southern Sun Cape Sun. This accommodation is a single room rate and does not include breakfast and  all bathroom facilities are communal. It will be your responsibility to make your own transport arrangements to and from the conference venue daily.

Due to the current water crisis in Cape Town, the UCT Residence cannot guarantee that running water will be available at all times. The City of Cape Town, however, can confirm that there will be running water in the Cape Town city center.

Rates – per person per night

Standard single room – R400.00
Rates exclude breakfast
Distance to venue: 7.8km (13 min drive)

Residence name & address:
Graca Machel Hall
Woolsack Road
Cape Town

Cancellation terms for accommodation bookings

Once payment has been received, your reservation is classified as confirmed. Any cancellations or reduction in room nights received before or on 3 June 2018 will be eligible for a full refund. Any cancellations or reduction in room nights made after 3 June 2018 will be liable for full cancellation fees. There will be no refund for no-shows or early departures.