London, UK: We live in a large, comfortable family house, with good transport links from Zone 2 to central London and only a few minutes from the lively centre of Crouch End village. Here you will find cafes, pubs and restaurants, plus a wide range of shops. Local amenities include a park, leisure centre, swimming pool, historic Alexandra Palace, boating lake and ice rink. You will enjoy a friendly family welcome, good homecooking and be well looked after as you benefit from experiencing daily London life.

Type of Programme
One-to-One, personalised English tuition living full-board with the tutor's own family and in the tutor's own home, including local visits and excursions, meeting friends, neighbours and professional colleagues etc.

Type of House: Semi-Detached House - UK

Eurolingua English Homestay in London

Eurolingua English Homestay in London

Eurolingua English Homestay in London

Eurolingua English Homestay in London

Teaching Qualifications and Experience

I am CELTA qualified and have been hosting students at home for eight years. I teach General English, English for Business, exam preparation including IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC and Cambridge. Before teaching I was a journalist for 25 years. All levels of English are catered for, from beginner to advanced. with one-to-one lessons designed to be formal but fun, tailored to individual needs and learning styles. The learning process continues throughout the day, with opportunities to practise in a real-life setting, for example during excursions and at family meal times.

Hobbies and Interests

My interests are many and varied. They include jogging, squash, piano, guitar (we are quite a musical family), current affairs and good conversation. My wife works as a careers adviser. Her interests include jogging, good conversation and good cooking.


We have 2 rooms available for students, one double and one single. Both are light and airy and have a desk to study at, along with a large cupboard for clothes storage and a chest of drawers. There is wireless internet access throughout the house.

Excursions and Local Attractions

Example London excursions: Buckingham Palace, Westminster, London Eye, Trafalgar Square, National Gallery, Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square, Soho, Chinatown, Oxford Street, Covent Garden, Kensington, Harrods, British museum, Tate Modern, Camden Market, Notting Hill, St Paul's Cathedral, South Bank, Shakespeare's Theatre, Greenwich, Riverboat tour.
Local attractions: Crouch End village, Alexandra Palace, Hampstead Heath, Highgate Village, Karl Marx tomb, indoor/outdoor swimming pool, gym, ice rink, tennis, squash, badminton, local pubs, cafes, restaurants, cinemas, parks.

Eurolingua English Homestay in London


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