The 2017 Doc/Fest attracted a record number of delegates, and every year Sheffield's hotels completely sell out during the festival week. Be sure to book early to avoid disappointment.

Budget Accommodation Festival Passes

For filmmakers on a budget, the 7-Day and 4-Day Budget Accommodation Passes comprises one full registration to Doc/Fest 2018 and 7 or 4 nights hotel and breakfast at Jonas Hotel in Sheffield. This pass includes full access to the Film programme, Alternate Realities programme, Talks & Sessions, Marketplace & Talent, Doc/Player and all social events and networking.

The 7-Day pass offers accommodation from Wednesday 6 June to Wednesday 13 June. The 4-Day pass offers accommodation from either Wednesday 6 June – Sunday 10 June OR Saturday 9 June – Wednesday 13 June.

To access this pass, we require proof of concession status. Please see forms of proof on Concession Pass information. There is limited availability. Please email registration [at] to enquire.

Marketing Sheffield

Each year Sheffield Doc/Fest work with Marketing Sheffield to offer discount hotel rates at a number of hotels across the city. For more information and to access the discounted hotel rates for 2018 please click here. Please note that reservations can be made through Marketing Sheffield until 10 May. The site will close fully on 24 May.

Click here for a map of hotels in Sheffield .

If you have any questions about your accommodation please email