Homestay accommodation provides a unique opportunity to experience life with a British family. With a maximum of four students of different nationalities, you will share meals and common areas with a British family and enjoy opportunities to practise your language and get to know more about British culture.
Book a homestay
To book a homestay with us is very easy, we just need to know your preferences using the form below and we will get back to you with the best choice available.
Prices are different based on location, meal plan and type of bedroom . The table below shows the prices of our homestay.
Choice 1: Meal plan
|Self catering||Prepare your own meals and make use of a storage area for food in the kitchen. Use of kitchen times by arrangement with the host family.|
|Bed and breakfast||Continental breakfast provided: cereal, toast, jam, tea/coffee, juice.
Includes limited use of the kitchen and possibly use of the microwave. No access to the cooker/oven.
|Half board||Half Board (HB) – Includes continental breakfast and an evening meal of main course (usually meat or fish) with vegetables or salad and potatoes, rice or pasta followed by a dessert or fruit. Special diets (e.g. vegetarian, halal, etc.) can be catered for – just let us know at the time of booking.|
Self catering and Bed&breakfast come at the same price rate.
Students Under 18 may only book homestay accommodation on a half-board basis.
Choice 2: London zone
Our homestay families are located across London in zones 1 – 4 in residential areas of London. This table gives you an idea of the travel time to school and the cost of the public transport.
|Zone||Approximate travel time||Weekly Travelcard price|
Please note that availability for homestay in zone 1 is very limited, contact us for more details. (prices starting from £205/week)
Choice 3: Standard or superior
|Standard||Good level of Homestay accommodation within good residential areas. This will mainly be in houses and sometimes apartments.||Mainly zones 2,3 and 4|
|Superior||This is a slightly higher standard of Homestay accommodation in either houses or apartments.Private bathroom possible in some.||Mainly zones 2 and 3|
Superior supplement, all zones – add £25/week. Private bathroom supplement, subject to availability – add £15/week. Junior supplement (17-18 years old) – add £15/week.
✓ Good transport links
✓ Shared kitchen and bathroom
✓ Free Wi-Fi
✓ No deposit
✓ Good availability
✓ Flexible dates
|Standard Zone 2||£195||£205||£230|
|Standard Zone 3||£175||£180||£200|
|Standard Zones 4 & 5||£155||£165||£180|
Superior room available for £25/week extra
Administration Fee – There will be a one-off administration fee of £45 per booking
Private bathroom supplement per room per week, subject to availability – add £30. Special diets per person per week – add £15. Bookings over Christmas period (24/12 – 01/01), one-off supplement – add £35.
Summer supplement (June, July, August) per person per week – add £15. A one-off supplement of £15 applies to bookings of under 2 weeks. Juniors (age under 18)
per person per week – add £15.