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Southsea is a seaside resort in the county of Hampshire and close to the historic dockyards of Portsmouth.

This wonderful centre is located on the Langstone campus of the University of Portsmouth, with great sports facilities including tennis courts, rugby and football fields as well as plenty of outdoor space to enjoy.

Comfortable single en-suite rooms, many of which are located in the tower building with stunning sea views.

12 hours per week of football classes as well as a visit to a famous stadium make this centre a great choice for students that enjoy the beautiful game.

  • Dates: 11 Jun - 20 Aug
  • Maximum 15 students per class
  • 9-17 ages accepted
  • 90 minutes to London
  • Taught by qualified English teachers
  • 20 x 45 minute lessons morning or afternoon
  • Placement test on day 1 to ensure students in appropriate level
  • Maximum 15 students per class
  • Spacious standard classrooms
  • Curriculum with emphasis on communication skills
  • Materials included

Summer is all about FUN! In addition to excellent English language courses, our staff gets creative with amazing activities and excursions for your young learners!

  • Planned every afternoon and evening, with full-day trips at the weekend
  • Local trips to places of interest
  • Sports activities as well as social interactive games some afternoons
  • Full-day excursions to cities and towns of cultural or historic importance
  • Evening activities designed to continue learning in a fun and enjoyable way while making new friends

Local trips
Portsmouth historic dockyards, Portsmouth town centre, the New Forest,
Beaulieu Motor Museum

Full-day excursions
Brighton, London, Oxford

12 hours of lessons per week over 4 days available with professionally
trained coaches

  • Single en-suite rooms in flats for 6 to 8 students
  • Many rooms have sea views
  • Room furniture includes a wardrobe, desk and chair
  • Rooms cleaned weekly
  • Linen changed weekly
  • Laundry available
  • Large dining hall
  • Wi-fi is available – a one-time charge of £3 to access
  • Classrooms: Lessons take place in the main administrative building
  • Sports facilities: The college recently invested £2M in upgrading its outdoor sports facilities including areas for football, rugby, tennis, etc
  • Dining Hall: Modern, self-service dining-hall for 150+ diners and out-side space for al fresco dining.
  • Common room: Large indoor hall for evening activities including discos and karaoke
  • Launderette: There is a coin-operated launderette on site
  • Email & internet: Wi-fi is available throughout the campus (A small fee will be charged for access to a password)
Airport or Station Transfer Time
 London Gatwick Airport (LGW)  1 hour 30 minutes
 London Heathrow Airport (LHR)   1 hour 30 minutes
 Luton Airport (LTN)  2 hours 30 minutes
 Stansted Airport (STN)  2 hours 30 minutes
 St Pancras International (Eurostar)  2 hours

* Travel times shown are average transfer times by road