ESL English South Africa Cape Town EC
English school in Cape Town



Study English in the heart of Cape Town! With stunning panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and Table Mountain, our partner school offers a prime study setting just minutes from the waterfront and the city centre. State-of-the-art equipment will help you make progress with the language, including interactive whiteboards in all 12 classrooms. Other facilities include a large library, several self-access computers and free Wi-Fi. Find out what’s on in Cape Town at the reception area and socialise with the other participants from all over the world in the student lounge. Nearby Long Street is brimming with hip shops and cafés where you can experience the lively city atmosphere!

School Highlights

English school in Cape Town
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Key points

  • Beautiful natural environment
  • Modern facilities, school recently renovated
  • Excellent leisure program
  • Test center for Cambridge exam

School facts

Available exams:
School size:
Disabled access
Free Wifi

Student facts

Minimum age:
years old
Average age:
years old
Maximum students in class:


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Student nationalities

      Saudi Arabia


ESL schools guarantee the same excellent standards for accommodation as they do for teaching. We take great pleasure in helping you find the most suitable accommodation for you.


Host family

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Staying with a host family in Cape Town is undoubtedly one of the best ways to practise the language and immerse yourself in the South African culture. All the host families are chosen with the greatest care by our partner school, so that you'll feel right at home and be able to practise your English daily in total confidence. The families live around 15-30 minutes by bus from the school, and you'll stay in a single room or twin room with half-board provided daily.

Note: It is compulsory for students under 18 to book homestay accommodation and provide a parental consent form.

Standard Dorp Street residence (from 18 years)

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Nestled in the heart of Cape Town, close to many shops and just 15 mins from class, is the antique Dorp Street House.  This residence can host both single and twin rooms- all of which include wifi and a desk. Breakfast included Monday to Friday, self-catering on weekends. Students can use the stocked, communal kitchen or on-site restaurant. A bi-weekly cleaning service of common areas and linen is provided but students will need their own towels and pay a small fee for the laundry room. Students can socialise in the shared lounge, BBQ and mountain-view balcony.

Comfort Green Point Apartments (from 18 years)

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Comfort Green Point is just 30 minutes’ walk from class and has a uniquely African design with a relaxed atmosphere that’s ideal for students. The residence offers single, double and dormitory rooms – all of which include WIFI, a stocked kitchenette and private bathroom. The residence also offers a deluxe room option, which has all of this as well as air conditioning, an ironing board, a smart TV and a balcony. Laundry services are offered at a cost, and linen/towels are provided and changed by the residence – rooms and common areas are cleaned twice a week. Half-board breakfast is available upon request. Students can meet with their new friends in the lounge, swimming pool and BBQ area.

Neighbourgood East City Residence (ages 18 and over)

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In a city as vibrant and exciting as Cape Town, it helps to be close to the action! Choose this residence to stay in the heart of Cape Town, surrounded by bars and restaurants, and just 20 minutes from the school on foot. Students will be placed in a single room equipped with free Wi-Fi, a desk, storage space, and an ensuite bathroom. There is a fully equipped shared kitchen, which students can use to cater for themselves. The residence offers a cleaning service and will provide linen and towels, both of which can be cleaned for a fee using the onsite facilities. Between classes, students can have meals with their friends in the communal dining area, keep fit in the onsite fitness centre, or socialise in the meeting room.

Why choose our accommodation

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Guaranteed Accommodation

Finding the right accommodation can be stressful. That’s why we guarantee that we’ll find the perfect housing option for you before you even land in your destination.

Convenient Transport

Our accommodation is hand-picked to make sure your journey to the classroom is as safe, reliable, and smooth as possible.

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Safer and more comfortable

All of our accommodation options are rigorously screened to ensure you know exactly what you’re getting when you make the choice to book your program.