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GIGA International House Catania

GIGA International House Catania

GIGA International House Catania

Whether it’s a stroll in the largest park in the city just next door or a traditional Sicilian breakfast in the nearby cafe — the location of this school is perfect for you to enjoy life in Catania. The campus is set in a modern building in the historical centre of Catania, equipped with six classrooms, a computer room, a library, and a student lounge. Each classroom holds a maximum of eight students and can be equipped with both traditional and electronic whiteboards. The building is fully wheelchair accessible and has Wifi available throughout the premises.

School Highlights

GIGA International House Catania
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Key points

  • Excellent location in the historic and commercial heart of Catania, next to the largest park in the city.
  • Free activities and events organised by the school to explore in and around Catania
  • Outdoor terrace for students to enjoy the beautiful sunny days which characterise Sicily

School facts

Available exams:
School size:
Disabled access
Free Wifi

Student facts

Minimum age:
years old
Average age:
years old
Maximum students in class:


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Student nationalities

      United States
      Czech Republic


ESL schools guarantee the same excellent standards for accommodation as they do for teaching. We take great pleasure in helping you find the most suitable accommodation for you.


Host family


For students looking to immerse themselves in the Sicilian lifestyle and practise their Italian 24/7, a host family accommodation is the perfect option. Each home is carefully selected to ensure quality and safety for the student, with a maximum distance of 30 minutes from the school. You have the option of a single or double room with either breakfast, breakfast and lunch or full board — Wi-Fi is available with each host family. Your host will provide you with linen and towels, which you can clean for free in the home’s facilities. Overall, this is an excellent option for students to get an inside look into life in Catania. 

Shared apartment (ages 18 and over)

ESL Languages shared apartment GIGA IH Catania

This option is perfect for students looking to share their experiences in Catania with either new friends or old ones! Just a 30-minute walk from the school, this residence offers a choice of single rooms or double rooms (for students travelling together) in an apartment shared with two to four other students. The shared facilities in the apartment can vary but generally have a living room, kitchen, a shared bathroom, and chairs. Each room has a closet and night table, while linen and towels are provided and can be cleaned for a fee in the onsite facilities. There is a cleaning service included, but students will need to prepare their own meals. 

Studio Apartment (ages 18 and over)

ESL Languages studio apartment Giga IH Catania

For students who value their privacy and independence above all else, our studio apartments, designed for single students or students travelling together, are the option for you! Your room will consist of a bed, table, armchairs, an ensuite bathroom, and a kitchen corner, all just a 30-minute walk from the school. Linen and towels are included and can be cleaned for a fee using the onsite facilities, there is a cleaning service included but students will need to prepare their own meals. Overall, this option is a calm escape from the vibrant energy of Catania. 

Why choose our accommodation

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Guaranteed Accommodation

Finding the right accommodation can be stressful. That’s why we guarantee that we’ll find the perfect housing option for you before you even land in your destination.

Convenient Transport

Our accommodation is hand-picked to make sure your journey to the classroom is as safe, reliable, and smooth as possible.

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Safer and more comfortable

All of our accommodation options are rigorously screened to ensure you know exactly what you’re getting when you make the choice to book your program.