Ascension Glastonbury FAQ

Where is the conference venue located?

Glastonbury Town Council

Town Hall, Magdalene St, Glastonbury BA6 9EL, United Kingdom

INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS:
Heathrow Airport in London (LHR)

CONTINENTAL TRAVELERS:
Bristol Airport (BRS)

How far is the venue from airports?

For international travelers, our lovely venue is 2 hrs 16 minutes by car or 4 hours 20 minutes by train from Heathrow Airport in London (LHR).

For continental travelers, Glastonbury Town Council is approximately 33 minutes drive or 3 hours 16 minutes by bus from Bristol Airport (BRS).

UK Travel Info

What are the options for hotel and price ranges?

Hotels near The Assembly Rooms at Glastonbury

AirBnB Rentals near the venuue

The Crown Glastonbury, the George & Pilgrim and the Travelodge are all in walking distance.

The Lion at West Pennard is good if you have a car. It also has a good restaurant. 

The Covenstead is luxurious and near the Assembly Rooms too.

Middlewick is nice, but again, you would need a car to get into town. Unless you like a good walk :)

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See our accommodations page for further details.

How far are the hotels from the venue?

There are many hotels in walking distance in Glastonbury, as well as many others a short drive away.

The Crown Glastonbury, the George & Pilgrim and the Travelodge are all in walking distance.

The Lion at West Pennard is good if you have a car. It also has a good restaurant. 

The Covenstead is luxurious and near the Assembly Rooms too.

Middlewick is nice, but again, you would need a car to get into town. Unless you like a good walk :)

Booking.com
TripAdvisor.com

See accommodations page for more details.

What are local transportation options?

The many options for local transportation are listed here on this handy Glastonbury travel info page.

What time does the event start and end each day?

Friday: 1:00 PM – 9 PM

Saturday: 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM

Sunday: 8:30 AM – 7:00 PM

Monday: Post Conference Day

Tuesday: Avebury Tour Day

Are there breaks during the day?

Yes, there will be breaks between speakers each day which will give you time to stretch, chat and visit the vendors. There will also be lunch and dinner breaks

What do the various ticket prices include>

Tickets now on sale give you access to all three days of the event and the vendor lounge. 

The ticket page will reflect the current pricing: Super Early Bird, Early Bird and Standard ticket prices

Is my ticket transferrable?

Yes, please email info@portaltoascension.org if you wish to transfer your ticket to another individual.

What is your refund policy?

Full refunds are available until June 1st, 2024. After that, you may transfer your ticket, but no refunds are available.

What food options will be available at the conference?

There are local restaurants  within a 1 to 5 minute walking distance from the venue. The closest restaurants feature Thai, Indian, Italian and local cuisine. Many vegetarian and vegan options as well.

See this map showing restaurants near the venue.

Will filtered water be provided?

Yes, we will provide healthy filtered water during the event.

Are there any special events, before parties or after parties?

For the 2 days prior to the conference on Wednesday and Thursday we are offering Ancient Avalon day tours

On Monday after the conference there will be 3 Post Conference Workshops

On Tuesday after the tour is a day tour to local stone circles and ancient wonders with Peter Knight & Sue Wallace