Venue & Route
Venue & Route
RSM Leadership Summit - Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek
Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek
Van Nelleweg 1
3044 BC Rotterdam
The Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek is an inspiring and energetic office and event location, once a factory for processing coffee, tea and tobacco.
On Friday 7 October, we'll be providing an organised bus transfer for the reunion guests from the centre of Rotterdam to the Van Nelle factory and back after the end of the programme of RSM Leadership Summit. Please contact us for more information.
By public transport
The Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek can be easily reached by public transport: take bus 38 from Rotterdam Central Station to Station Schiedam Centrum. Get off at “Beukelsbrug” (Horvathweg). Go down the steps, turn left underneath the railway viaduct, and cross the road towards the entrance of Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek.
By car from The Hague/Utrecht (via A20)
Follow the signs to “Hoek van Holland”. Immediately after the Kleinpolderplein junction, take the exit marked “Spaanse Polder”. At the end of the slip road, turn right. Go straight ahead and under the viaduct. After 200m turn left into Schuttevaerweg, and turn right at the end. Go straight over the roundabout. After 500m you will see Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek on your left.
By car from Hoek van Holland/Beneluxtunnel (via A20)
After Schiedam, take the exit marked “Spaanse Polder”. At the end of the slip road, turn right. Go straight ahead and under the viaduct. After 200m turn left into Schuttevaerweg, and turn right at the end. Go straight over the roundabout. After 500m you will see the Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek on your left.
By car from Breda (via Van Brienenoordbrug)
Follow the signs to “Rotterdam/Den Haag”. Then follow the signs to “Hoek van Holland”. Take the exit marked “Spaanse Polder”, and turn right at the end of the slip road. Go straight ahead and under the viaduct. After 200m turn left into Schuttevaerweg, and turn right at the end. Go straight over the roundabout. After 500m you will see the Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek on your left.
Beware! Some online route planners or satnav devices may direct you to the wrong side of the railway if you enter “Van Nelleweg” as destination; enter “Schuttevaerweg 91” instead.
Follow the P signs or the instructions of our car park attendants.
Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam
Campus Woudestein, Erasmus Paviljoen
Burgemeester Oudlaan 350
3062 PA Rotterdam
Erasmus Paviljoen, build in 2013, is vibrant meeting point in the heart of the campus of the Erasmus University Rotterdam.
By public transport
From Rotterdam Central Station “Centraal Station”: Take the underground metro direction “Slinge”, change at “Beurs/Churchillplein”. Take direction “Binnenhof / Nesselande / Capelle” and exit at “Kralingse Zoom”. When exiting the station, facing the main road, the Erasmus University is directly across the road.
You can also take tram number 21 or 24 to "de Esch", which leaves at the front of the central station approximately every 10 minutes. The trip will take around 20 minutes and you should exit at the stop "Woudestein" which is close to the main entrance.
By car from the south (A16)
If you come from the south (A16, direction Breda and Antwerp) keep following the signs Den Haag until you see the signs Capelle a/d IJssel and Rotterdam Centrum. Keep following the direction Rotterdam Centrum and you will see the direction to the university.
By car from Utrecht and Den Haag
If you come from the north (A13) keep following the direction Dordrecht/A16 until you see the sign Capelle a/d IJssel and Rotterdam Centrum. Keep following the direction Rotterdam Centrum and automatically you will see the direction of the university.
From the A-16 motorway take the exit 'Centrum' (exit number 25). Follow 'Centrum', also on the roundabout Kralingse Plein (Abram van Rijckevorselweg). At the first traffic lights turn right (Burgemeester Oudlaan). Turn right immediately after tram terminus (see map EUR Woudestein)
Campus less accessible
Currently there is necessary maintenance work performed on the Burgemeester Oudlaan and ‘s-Gravenweg. The campus grounds will remain accessible at Burgemeester Oudlaan via the P-Erasmus Plaza entrance. This entrance is only accessible via Abram van Rijckevorselweg. At Kralingse Zoom you can access the campus grounds via Thomas Morelaan (entrance P-Mandeville Building)
Paid parking is available on campus. More information here.
3072 AP Rotterdam
nhow is easy to reach using the standard arterial roads and is situated on Wilhelmina Pier at the ‘Kop van Zuid’, close to Erasmus bridge.
By public transport
At the start of Wilhelmina Pier, opposite to the new Luxor theatre, is the underground Metro station Wilhelminaplein, which can be reached directly by underground railway from the city centre or the central train station. The distance from the metro stop to the hotel is 200 meters. There is also a tram stop Wilhelminaplein right next to this underground railway station, used by tram 20, 23 and 25 coming from the city centre and the central train station.
You can park your car in the parking garage of the building (De Rotterdam) which is accessible 24/7 (driving in and out). The rates are €20 per 24h or €1 per 15 minutes. In order to pay you need a ‘chipknip’ or a credit card (rates and subject to change).