London, Westminster

A chance to study in a school founded by King Henry VIII, in the heart of London.

Westminster

Courses available at this centre

Why choose our Westminster summer camp?

  • Incredible central London location
  • A historic and prestigious English school
  • Fun and interesting Excursion opportunities
  • Students explore with our Discover London programme

This summer centre housed in Westminster school, in the heart of London. The central location means it's perfect for students wanting easy access to the excitement of the busy city. Only a short walk from the Strand and the West End, the very best of the capital is within easy reach. Art, architecture and artefacts from as far back as the 10th century surround the school.

The programme for this summer centre is our 'Discover London' offer.

Incorporating a ‘zig-zag’ curriculum, alternating days between tuition and sightseeing, this programme is a great way for students to enjoy
learning about the cities in which they study, while also putting their new
English skills into practice.

The tuition element in our Discovery programmes follows the same syllabus
as our Standard programme (20 hours of tuition per week), and tours are delivered by Twin activity leaders. 

The programme also includes two full day excursions, to the seaside town of Brighton and the famous university town of Cambridge - both of which include entrance to an attraction. Our excursions let students develop their understanding of British culture while having fun!

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What's included in the fee?

A typical 2 week standard package includes:

  • Full-board accommodation
  • General English course (15 hours per week)
  • Extensive range of on-site facilities including common areas
  • Social programme
  • Full-day Excursion to Brighton including Brighton Pavillion
  • Full-day Excursion to Cambridge including entrance to a college
  • Thames River Cruise
  • 5 London walking tours
  • End of course certificate

 

Please note that each lesson is 45 minutes long

Westminster School is one of the UK’s leading academic institutions and is the only ancient London school to occupy its original site, immediately next to Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament. 

 

The centre includes comfortable classrooms and free Wi-Fi.

Homestay accommodation is provided for our Westco-ordinated by our trusted local organisers, giving them a further opportunity to improve their English.

Nearest cities:

Canterbury - 1hr 15mins
Cambridge - 1hr 40mins
Brighton - 1hr 40mins

Nearest airports:

Heathrow - 1hr 30mins
Gatwick - 1 hour
Stansted - 1 hour 10mins

Sample programme

Our programme aims to give students the time to properly develop their English skills, while providing opoortunites for exploration and fun. This programme uses a ‘zig-zag’ curriculum, alternating days between tuition and sightseeing to help students get the most out of their time in the busy and exciting capital city.   

  Morning Afternoon
  9.00-10.30 -  11.00-12.30 13.30-15.00 -  15.30-17.00 17.00 - 18.00
Sunday Arrival/Meet & Greet  
Monday English lessons Activity
Tuesday Full day  in London
Thames River Cruise, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, St James’s Park, Buckingham Palace, Piccadilly Circus, Trafalgar Square
 
Wednesday English lessons Activity
Thursday Full Day in London
Tower of London, Tower Bridge, HMS Belfast,  Southbank, Shakespeare's Globe, Tate Modern (with entrance),
Millennium Bridge, St Paul’s Cathedral
 
Friday English lessons  
Saturday Full day excursion to Brighton with entrance to Brighton Pavillion  
Sunday Homestay  
Monday
Full Day in London
Royal Observatory and Greenwich Park, National Maritime Museum (with entrance), Greenwich Market, University of Greenwich, Cutty Sark, Canary Wharf.
 
Tuesday English lessons Activity
Wednesday Full Day in London
Knightsbridge, Science Museum (with entrance), The Albert Memorial, Hyde Park, Kensington Palace.
 
Thursday English lessons Activity
Friday Full Day in London
British Museum (with entrance), Tottenham Court Road, Regent Street, Carnaby Street, Oxford Street, Covent Garden.
 
Saturday Full day excursion to Cambridge with entrance to a College  

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£925  ⁄ wk

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Ages: 12-18

Dates: 14/07 - 11/08

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