In a homestay you will live with local English speakers, and experience an authentic lifestyle. You will live as your hosts live, eat what they eat and spend time at home together. Many students enjoy the homecooked food and extra feeling of security in a homestay.
Speak English all the time
Staying with local people means you will practise your English with native speakers at home in a very natural way.
Learn more about the local culture and be exposed to a rich variety of cultural learning opportunities. Experience day-to-day family life: activities, holiday celebrations and local cuisine.
Feel safe and secure
Get personal care and attention in a caring, comfortable, home environment. Staying in a home means you always have someone there to support you.
Peace and quiet
Enjoy a relaxing atmosphere at home. Living with your host will give you stability, plus a quiet and peaceful environment for relaxation and study.
UIC Brighton - Host family
Experience life in a British home getting to know the local culture and customs. We offer accommodation in line with British Council and English UK guidelines.
- A great opportunity to enhance your English
- Families selected through trusted agents
- All families experienced at caring for EFL students
- Located in the local area
Live with other EC students from all over the world. Whether you would like to stay in a residence with other English learners or alone in an apartment, our range of accommodation options ensures you find the perfect home away from home.
Staying with other students means you have more freedom. It’s a good choice if you enjoy your independence and privacy.
Make new friends
Get to know a lot of people in a short time. Meet interesting people from many different countries. Explore your destination with like-minded people and make friends for life!
Staying with other students means there’s always someone for you to talk too. Residences often have lively atmospheres suitable for anyone who loves socialising.
Convenient for public transport
Our accommodation options are convenient for public transport making it straightforward for you to get to school.
City Centre Residence
City Centre residence is a new state-of-the-art student residence located in the heart of Brighton, 10 minutes from the school, the main shopping area and the city centre.
- Single en-suite rooms
- 5 minutes walking distance from the school
- Luxurious accommodation in an amazing location right in the centre of Brighton
- Free Wi-Fi
Phoenix is located less than one mile from the sea and city centre.
- Summer only
- Single en-suite
- Self catering
Valley View is situated in Hove in a lovely residential area. This great value house is very spacious and the atmosphere is that of a friendly and relaxed student house.
- Single standard rooms
- 20 minutes by bus from the school
- Lovely residential area, budget friendly option
- Free Wi-Fi
Terries has recently renovated bright and airy rooms. It is located in the centre of Hove and 15 minutes’ walk to the school.
- Single standard and twin standard rooms
- 15 minutes walking distance from the school
- Very warm and homely atmosphere, Terrie works at the school and loves taking care of all her students
- Free Wi-Fi