Join our school of English in Torbay

Learn English at the very heart of the English Riviera, the birthplace of Agatha Christie. You can enjoy the sun, go shopping during the day, feast on fresh fish and party into the night! Come to our school of English in Torbay!

Experience the English Riviera
at LAL School of English in Torbay

  • 16
    Minimum Age
  • 31
  • 15
    Max students per class
  • 1980

LAL Torbay school of English is located in Paignton, only a few minutes from the town centre and the seaside. It was the first school opened by LAL, and we have worked really hard to provide you with up-to-date facilities and an excellent environment to learn English in England.

Not only do we offer amazing English lessons for international students, but we are also a successful teacher training centre for anyone wishing to teach English as a second language.

Supportive facilities

  • Free WiFi
  • On-site Cafe
  • Computer Access
  • Bookshop and Library
  • Garden
  • Lounge Area
  • Self-Study Area
  • Wheelchair Access

Explore our great Location

See the school as if you were here

Conway Rd, Paignton TQ4 5LH, United Kingdom

Nationality Mix

  • 8%
  • 40%
    Africa and Middle East
  • 13%
    Eastern Europe
  • 14%
    Central Europe
  • 16%
    Western Europe
  • 9%
    Central and South America

Age Range

      Language Courses in Torbay

      LAL offers you 699 courses around the world and definitely one that fits you
      • Business English

        If you are looking at starting a job or taking your business to an international level.
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      • Study and Work Placement

        Learn English, gain confidence and start a work placement based on your skills and interests!
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      Leisure Programmes

      Get the most out of your experience

      As you can see, your experience at our school of English in Torbay is not limited to the classroom. We offer a range of extra-curricular activities both inside and outside our school. These are just some of the social activities we offer.

      Experience two of our centres

      Join our Two-centres Experience!

      Choose two of our locations in England, Malta or Ireland. Study in two different places and get to know different lifestyles and cultures!

      • Stay 12 weeks and get free airport transfers.
      • Book 24 weeks or more and we will cover up to €300 of your flights between Heathrow and Malta or Dublin!
      • Get 50% off registration and accommodation fees per school.

      Accommodation in Torbay

      LAL Torbay has several options to help you find the perfect place to stay during your English course.

      Twenty9 Hotel in Torbay

      17 minutes on foot

      Fully embracing Torbay’s seaside charm Twenty9 has a chilled out and relaxed atmosphere.

      Homestay in Torbay

      5 to 45 minutes on foot or a short bus journey; average 30 minutes.

      Staying with a host family is a great way to discover the English way of life and practise your English language.

      Further Information

      Important Information School closes on 01 Jan, 10 Apr, 08 May, 25 May, 21-25 Dec 2020, 01 Jan 2021


      Discover our students' experiences in their own words

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