Venue and accommodation

The School is housed in Villa del Grumello, Como (Via per Cernobbio 11, Como).

How to get there

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Villa del Grumello is 20 min on foot from Como city center – you can also take a bus, lines 6 and 11 (bus stop: “Como Via Regina Piscine Villa Olmo”, just after “Villa Olmo”).
From the main Train Station (Como S. Giovanni), the nearest bus stop to catch line 6 and 11 is “Piazzale Rocchetto”.


Villa del Grumello has a small guest house (“foresteria”).  Students from from the Universities affiliated with the Lake Como School (Milano Statale, Milano Bicocca, Insubria, Pavia, Politecnico di Milano) may stay in the Villa del Grumello guesthouse for free. Please note that numbers are limited. See the registration page for details.

All other students can contact the Secretariat to get some advice to book a room in a hotel or hostel in town.

IMPORTANT NOTICE for all school lecturers and attendees:

We have been informed about companies which contact school speakers and attendees offering travel arrangement (hotel and flight booking) on behalf of the school secretariat, and asking for credit card details in order to proceed.
THIS IS A FRAUD: these agencies are by no means authorized by us.
In case of doubt do not hesitate to contact the school secretariat.