FIRST LEGO League International Open Championship

21 - 25 June 2017 | Bath, UK

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Accommodation and food

Teams are encouraged to book accommodation on campus.

Sufficient accommodation for teams and their supporters has been reserved for everyone to stay on campus, however teams are welcome to make alternative accommodation arrangements.

Image of an example of student accommodation at the University of Bath  About the accommodation

The accommodation complex is approximately 400 metres from the various venues being used to host the competition and is arranged in a similar way to an “athletes’ village”. Each apartment in the complex comprises of a communal living area where the team can gather and relax, together with between five and 13 bedrooms.

All bedrooms are singles and most bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms. Teams will be allocated their own private, lockable apartment. Larger teams will be placed in adjacent apartments where possible. There is secure swipe card access to all accommodation buildings. Wi-fi access is available across campus.

Rooms are available on a Bed and Breakfast basis. Breakfast will be served in one of three campus restaurants close to the accommodation and the competition venues.

Teams will need to book accommodation for at least Wednesday, Thursday and Friday nights.

Teams are welcome to arrive early and/or leave later. Rooms may be booked from Monday 19 June through to Sunday 25 June, to fit in with flights and/or to combine sightseeing with taking part in the competition. The City of Bath, a UNESCO Would Heritage site, is just a ten minute bus ride from the University of Bath campus.

Image of one of the many cafe restaurants on campus  Food

Your team and mentor registration fee covers the following meals:

  • Packed lunch: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
  • Evening Meals: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Breakfast is included if you choose to stay in University of Bath accommodation.

Breakfast and evening meals will be served at one of three restaurants on the university campus.

The evening meal will be two courses, with a choice of menu every evening.

Please note: to manage the number of people being fed in a timely manner and to coordinate evening entertainment, teams will be allocated a restaurant and time slot for their evening meal.