16+

Homestay in Dublin

Average 45 minutes to the school

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

  • Wireless internet in some homes
  • Breakfast and evening meal included
  • Private/en-suite bathrooms in some homes
  • Televisions in some rooms

Location

Throughout the suburbs of Dublin.


  • Distance to school

    Average 35 minutes from the school by public transport.


  • Local Transport

    Dublin is well served by public buses, trains and trams, and Apollo is easily reached from all parts of the city.


  • 5-10 minutes away

    Local facilities depend on the location of Host Home.


Further Details

Type of accommodation
Host Home with bed, breakfast and evening meal.

Age of students
16 years and over.

Check-in and check-out
Any time.

Meals
Breakfast and dinner included Monday – Friday and breakfast, lunch and dinner included on weekends.

Kitchen/cooking facilities
Kitchen facilities are not usually available for students to use.

Rooms
Single room.

Bathrooms
Rooms may have private or shared bathrooms. Facilities will vary, but students always have access to a shower, basin and WC.

Utilities
Electricity, heating and lighting are included in the price. Electricity is 230V, 50Hz AC.

Internet and phone
Some, but not all, hosts offer internet access. Use of telephones is by arrangement.

Laundry
Hosts will wash bed linen, towels and a reasonable amount of the student’s personal items. Public launderettes are also available.

Security and keys
Students are usually issued with a key to the house on arrival, but bedrooms do not normally have locks.

Bed linen, towels and cleaning
Hosts will supply clean bed linen and towels once a week. Host families will clean their own home but students are expected to keep their bedroom clean and tidy.

Deposit & Damage Charges
No deposit is required. Damage must be paid for at a cost agreed with the Host.

Visitors
Visitors are allowed at each host’s discretion.

Noise and restrictions
Students should discuss any house rules or restrictions with their host.

Availability
Available all year to students aged 16 and older.

Holding rooms
A fee will be charged to store luggage or keep possessions in a room if students take holidays away from the school.


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