Students are expected to organize and pay for their own accommodation during the course — early booking is strongly recommended!

PSI Guesthouse

Shared accommodation at the PSI Guesthouse

10 shared rooms are available for undergraduate and PhD students attending the Powder Diffraction School 2018.

Room type

Two beds per shared room with washbasin (toilets and showers in the hallway).

Price per person

CHF30 / night (breakfast not included)


Please tick the appropriate box in the Powder Diffraction School registration form.
Reservations will be made on a first-come, first-served basis.


The reception office hours: Mon-Fri: 07:45 – 12:00 and 13:00 – 17:00 | Location: at the entrance of the West Campus (WLGA), opposite the auditorium. The key can be collected from the security guard at the West Entrance outside of opening hours. To contact the guard please call internal telephone 2600 or 8350, the telephone is located at the entrance to the West Campus.


Please settle your guesthouse bill during your stay directly at PSI Reception West during the office hours, Mon – Fri: 07:45 – 12:00 and 13:00 – 17:00.
In cash: Swiss Francs and Euros | By credit card: Maestro, Mastercard, VISA, AMEXCO and Diners.

Further information

For additional information, please visit the PSI Guesthouse website.

Hotels and B&Bs

Please be sure to book well in advance!

B&B Weingut Schödler, Villigen
Shared bathroom in the hallway | shared living room & balcony

Hotel Restaurant Hirschen, Villigen
3 singles | ensuite bathrooms | CHF 100
2 singles | shared bathroom | CHF 90
4 doubles | ensuite bathrooms | CHF 180
1 family room with ensuite bathroom | for up to 5  people | from CHF 250
Prices per night incl. breakfast

Hotel Schloss Böttstein (3 minutes by bus from PSI West)

Click here for a list of more hotels & guesthouses in the area.