Accommodation and Travel Information


It is often quicker and easier to use public transport to reach Olympia London.

Kensington (Olympia) is on the London Overground network. It’s one stop from Shepherd’s Bush (Central line) or West Brompton (District line). The venue is next to the station. You can also access the venue from the Piccadilly Line, the nearest station is Baron’s Court, a 9 minute walk away from Olympia London

Almost all of London public transport is can be paid for by using an Oyster Card ( or a contactless payment cards, typically the Visa, MasterCard or American Express cards you use for everyday expenditure.Trains and tube journeys can be purchased as paper tickets, but it is often cheaper and easier to pay with a contactless card or oyster card.


PESGB Conferences Ltd. have partnered up with accommodation agency Event Express to provide a free hotel booking service exclusively for exhibitors and visitors of the Africa Conference.

With rates starting from £97.85 per room per night, the Event Express team have negotiated discounted hotel accommodation and flexible cancellation policies at hotels around London Olympia, so you can be assured knowing that you are getting the best accommodation deals available.

If you are unsure of your requirements at this stage, the flexible cancellation policies allow you to make any amendments or cancellations at no charge until closer to the event date. We do advise that you book now and amend later in order to guarantee your preferred hotel.

The Event Express service is completely free to use with no hidden booking or amendment fees, and the friendly reservations team will liaise with all hotels directly on your behalf.

For more information, please contact the Event Express team directly on +44 (0) 1905 732 737, or email Alternatively, click here to book your accommodation online.