Park Hotel Villa Ferrata

The Second Edition of the “IEEE SPS Italy Chapter Summer School on Signal Processing” will be held at the Park Hotel Villa Ferrata, where all the students and the lecturers will also find their accommodation.

The Hotel is located inside a park of 2 hectares on the hills of the Castelli Romani area, and offers 70 rooms with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, a minibar, a work desk, private bathroom with hairdryer and a balcony.

A free shuttle is provided at scheduled times to reach the railway station in the center of Frascati, offering a direct connection with Rome.

A varied buffet breakfast with homemade cakes, toast and jam will be offered during the stay. The Baboon's restaurant serves specialties from the local and national level.

The hotel is located on Via Tuscolana, a 6-minute drive from Frascati and Grottaferrata. There is also free parking.


The selected venue is in Frascati, a delightful hill town located 20 kilometers south-east of Rome, on the Alban Hills. It is an important historical and artistic center, very famous for its notable villas, for some excellent cuisine, and also closely associated with science, being the home to several international scientific laboratories (ESA, ENEA, INFN, etc.).

The attendants will have the opportunity of exploiting the free periods allowed during the summer school for visiting Frascati and its surroundings.

Getting There

Park Hotel Villaferrata
Via Tuscolana, 287 - Km 23
00046 RM, Italy
Tel. +39.06.94548049
Fax. +39.06.94548050

By car:

The hotel can be reached by taking the exit “Monteporzio Catone” from the A1/E821. From there, follow the directions towards Grottaferrata, by taking Via di Fontana Candida, Via Frascati, Via Frascati Colonna, and finally Via Anagnina. The hotel is 15 minutes from the highway exit.


By train:

The venue can be easily reached by train from Roma Termini, taking the train to Frascati. There is a train every hour during bank holidays, and every two hours during weekends. The train takes 30 minutes to reach Frascati from Rome.
A free shuttle is provided by the school venue at scheduled times to reach to reach Park Hotel Villa Ferrata from the railway station. Refer to the hotel (+39.06.94548049) for further information.


By air:

The venue can be reached by arriving at Roma Fiumicino (FCO), and by then renting a car or taking a train to Roma Termini. The train takes about 30 minutes to reach Roma Termini. Otherwise, it is also possible to arrive at  the airport Roma Ciampino (CIA), and then taking a taxi for 12Km (about 20 minutes).