2019 Summer School Accommodation and Prices


The 2020  ELLSO Summer School will be held at Uppingham School, Uppingham, Rutland , Oakham, Rutland, LE15 9QE 

There is a frequent train service from London to nearby Oakham, and from there it is a short taxi or bus ride to the School. There is on-site parking for those who need it.

ELLSO is pleased to have been offered the use of excellent rehearsal and teaching spaces at the School, the extensive grounds, chapel and Sports Centre.


Residential accommodation is in two Boarding Houses, New House and West Bank which between them offer a range of room options. All are situated within close walking distance of the excellent music and catering facilities that the school provides.

There are a few twin bedrooms, but all the others are single rooms, set up with the usual bed linen and two towels. Showers are within close location of the rooms and most rooms have washbasins. There are also a good number of ensuite rooms. Bathrooms and public areas are seviced daily, and bedrooms are cleaned midweek. 

ELLSO has also reserved a few double ensuite rooms in a nearby hotel  - if you have a need for one of these, please contact summerschool@ellso.org for details. 

In addition to bedrooms and bathrooms, each boarding house has further social/relaxing

areas and TV rooms, and there are kitchens with facilities to make tea and coffee. 

Uppingham School's free wi-fi network is available throughout the school site. 

All resident participants will be provided with breakfast, lunch, dinner and refreshments mid-morning and afternoon  and in the Boarding houses there are kitchenettes with facilities to make tea and coffee.  

Special dietary requirements or allergies can be catered for individually if notified prior to arrival.


Day visitors are welcome. Mid morning coffee, lunch and afternoon tea and dinner is provided as part of the course.



 Residential Prices, to include all tuition and meals:-

Single ensuite room. Limited number available

£720 per person

Standard single room with washbasin

£670 per person

Basic single room, no washbasin, bathroom in corridor

£630 per person

Standard twin room with washbasin - two people sharing

£600 per person
Basic twin room, no washbasin, bathroom in corridor - two people sharing£570 per person

Double ensuite room in nearby hotel - please contact summerschool@ellso.org to enquire.


 Non residential, lunch and dinner included 

   £520 per person