Host Family

Standard Home Stay

You live with a host family where you will get to experience life in an Irish household and practice your English in real life situations. Our host families are carefully selected, friendly local families who are happy to welcome you into their home.

Most family homes are located just outside the city centre and so you may need to take public transport to and from the school. Average distance between the school and host families is 30 minutes.Transfers to and from Cork airport on your arrival and departure are also included.

  • Half-board Monday to Friday, full-board Saturday and Sunday. You will have  breakfast and evening meal provided Monday to Friday and Breakfast, lunch and evening meal on Saturday and Sunday.
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • It is our policy not to have two students of the same native tongue in any one Host Family. The only exception would be at the request of students who wish to share
  • Access to laundry facilities
  • Host family stays are based on a Saturday to Saturday or Sunday to Sunday booking only
  • Host Family return transfer from either Cork Airport or Aircoach bus stop in Cork City centre  is available to students arriving between 08.00 and 00.00
  • No late arrivals option outside of 08.00 and 00.00 available for host family stay

Single Standard Room

  • Single room €185 per week
  • Double or twin room €170 per person per week (for friends/couples travelling together)
  • Host Family Summer Supplement (15th June to August 17th) €20

Single Room with Private Bathroom

  • Single room with private bathroom €215 per week
  • Host Family Summer Supplement ( 30th June to 2nd September 2018) €20

Double or Twin Room

Similar to Standard Home Stay but suitable for couples, relatives or friends travelling together.  Couples can share one room with a double bed. Relatives or friends travelling together can share a twin room which is one room with two single beds.

Price

  • €170 per per sharing per week
  • Host Family Summer Supplement ( 1st July to 2nd September 2018) €20

Double or Twin Room with Private Bathroom

  • Double or twin room with private bathroom €190 per person per week (for friends/couples travelling together)

All accommodation bookings are subject to a €40 one time Accommodation Placement Fee