ILC International Language Centres
Standard of accommodation
- Good size single bedroom with comfortable bed
- Half-board accommodation is offered as standard
- Self-catering and Bed & breakfast may be available on request*
- No students share a room unless they want to
- Sheets, pillowcases and towels are provided and changed
- You must provide your own toiletries
- Your clothes will be washed but you will need to do your own ironing
- The homestay provider cleans the room, the student keeps
- All students get a table and chair for studying
* Self catering - You will buy and cook your own food.
Bed & breakfast - Your homestay provider will only provide you breakfast in the morning.
Sharing English life
- Stay with a welcoming family
- Practise your English at meal times and in the evening
- Have fun and join in with family life
- Learn about English culture and tell English people about
Meals & additional information
Based on half-board accommodation
- From Monday – Friday, you will get half-board (breakfast & evening meal). This also applies to individual students aged 16 and 17.
- From Monday – Friday, you cannot stay at the homestay between 09:00 – 16:00
- At the weekends, you will get all of your meals
- If you have any dietary preference or restrictions please
let us know
Getting to and from the school
- On the first day, your homestay provider will bring you to the school
- All of our homestay providers are within a 5-30 minute journey time by foot or public transport
- We work with partner organisations to provide residential accommodation.
- Over the summer period, ILC Colchester hosts students who request residential accommodation in HOST COLCHESTER.
- Common room with large TV and seating
- Games tables
- Study area
- Outdoor space
- Laundry room with washing and drying facilities
- Bicycle parking with plenty of spaces
- For more information, please go to HOST website from the following link: https://host-students.com/locations/colchester/27-magdalen-street/
- For terms and conditions, please go to HOST website from the following link: https://host-students.com/terms-conditions/
- Single homestay | £180.00 per week
- Ensuite homestay | £210.00 per week
- Self-catering homestay | £155.00 per week*
- Bed & Breakfast homestay | £165.00 per week*
- Hosting medical conditions/allergies (including gluten-free/coeliac) | £25.00
- One additional night | £35.00
- Accommodation Handling Fee | £50.00
- Accommodation with a homestay provider is booked in one week periods, Sunday to Sunday.
- Our Accommodation Team can also assist in booking Bed & Breakfast or Hotel accommodation where you will benefit from our special rates.
- Platinum En-Suite in a shared flat residential | from £180.00 per week
- If you have any questions please contact our Accommodation Team.
- *Please note that Self-catering and Bed & Breakfast options are only for our 18+ students.