Venue and Accomodation

Congress Center Bernardin   

Obala 2, 6320 Portorož, Slovenia 

Welcome to Congress Center Bernardin. Set on a hillside above the Mediterranean, this venue is a delight with unspoiled views across Piran Bay to Croatia, Italy and the Alps beyond. Did we mention its direct access to a private beach?     

Slovenia’s largest conference hall is the perfect blend of technology, service and design. It promises to deliver a spectacular experience for Woodrise 2022 speakers and guests.  

From here, you are located within walking distance of historic Piran and glamorous, relaxed Portorož. And you will never be far from the blue Adriatic’s calm and peaceful waters.   

St. Bernardin Resort 

Obala 2, 6320 Portorož, Slovenia 

Congress Center Bernardin is part of the St. Bernardin Resort, which provides world-class spas, restaurants, and accommodations with balconies and sea views. If you opt to stay on-site at the resort please see the Registration page

St. Bernardin Resort offers a wide variety of experiences, including a sea water park, private beaches, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, six tennis courts, a water sports center, PADI scuba diving school, basketball and volleyball courts. Food and drink menus for all tastes can be found in the resort’s numerous bars and restaurants. For those who seek relaxation for the body and mind, pampering is available at the Paradise Spa in Grand Hotel Bernardin and Wellness Benedicta in Hotel Histrion.