Venue and Accommodation

The School will take place in Villa del Grumello, via per Cernobbio, 11 – Como, Italy, which is set in a park over Como lake.

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”.

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To book a room at the Guesthouse of Villa del Grumello download and fill in the following form: CHSJaccommodationform.

Please note: shared accommodation (4 nights, arrival on Sunday departure on Thursday) is free of charge for students belonging to the 5 universities that founded the Lake Como School of Advanced Studies (Università dell’Insubria, Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Università degli Studi di Milano, Università di Pavia, Politecnico di Milano).

The guesthouse has 19 beds. Booking requests will be satisfied on a “first come first served” basis.