Donnybrook Homestays

"Family Homestay Accommodation Specialist for London and UK "

Adult English Schools and Host-Family Accommodation for Individual Students

Greenwich, Oxford, Brighton (All Recognised by The British Council). 

  • Course fees include - placement test, supplementary material, some free-time activities, Certificate of Attendance, use of study centre.

  • Course fees DO NOT include - course book (£15) + airport transfer (£90 single, £160 return), Registration fee (£20)

  • Minimum age 16. All levels from 1 year. Enrol any Monday (arrive Sunday).

Standard CourseIntensive General EnglishBusiness EnglishAcademic Study Year1 - 1Examination Courses

including a 30 min break
Standard course
Standard course
Business English for 10 hours 14.00
26 hours per weekHours as requestedStarting March & September
Max 14 students per groupMax 7 per groupOn a 1-1 or small group basis   
Course per week   - £245.00Course per week - £305.00Cost per week - £450.0024 weeks on request

36 weeks on request

Cost of half board host-family accommodation included

£60 per hour

(Greenwich only)
12 week Course on request

Cost of exam excluded

     Cambridge Exam Courses, 1st Certificate, Advanced & Proficiency PET, exam only

* Please note : the schools are closed on Bank Holidays and for two weeks over Christmas.

Book a Work placement with us and have the opportunity to improve your English language in an hotel and catering environment whilst at the same time gaining valuable experience in a work environment.  This programme is aimed at EU Nationals aged between 18 and 30 of Intermediate level or above. Students attend school in Greenwich for 1 week then join a work placement in Central London or the South East.  Minimum placement 3 months.  

Fees include 1 week English Tuition in school, placement fee and on-going monitoring of the placement.  Accommodation whilst at school arranged in a host family at the rates below.  Whilst on the work placement accommodation and meals are either provided in house or the company will pay a small salary and you will pay for the host family yourself.

Accommodation - Host family includes breakfast and evening dinner, Standard shared room - £180.00 per week, Standard single room - £200.00 per week, Executive - £250.00 per week, Packed lunch supplement - £28.00 per week, £8 for weekend (Sat/Sun).

Standard Accommodation - Single/twin room (as requested) in a host family, Shared use of family bathroom, Continental Breakfast, 2 course evening meal

Executive Accommodation - Single/twin room (as requested) in a host family, Cooked English breakfast available, 2 course evening meal - higher standard, Better bathroom facilities (possibly hand basin in bedroom or separate bathroom to family), More professional family, Soap, towels and general sundries provided, Generally a higher standard of accommodation and living.

Groups accepted and quoted for on request.

How to enrol

To reserve a place on any of these courses send school required, students name, age,  English level and accommodation requirement with any special requests. With travel arrangements please advise whether any transfers are wanted and send flight no., airport and times. Please send these details even if you are making your own arrangements so we can advise host family of your expected arrival time with them, ensuring they will be at home to receive you.   Bookings can be received up to the previous Friday for standard courses.