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Winter Winter Course

Academy St. Albans


Situated at Academy St. Albans, just outside London, our UK Winter camp residence is perfectly located to explore all the wonderful sights and locations England has to offer. Study English in a beautiful Victorian school with wonderful modern facilities and take the opportunity to visit London, and lots of other places, and experience this fascinating country at the most magical time of the year.

Key Facts


8 – 17 years


15 contact hours per week


Groups & Individuals




  • Excursions to London
  • Harry Potter Tickets included
  • Full on-site activities programme

About the programme

  • Stay with us for one to six weeks from the beginning of January to the middle of February
  • 15 hours General English lessons per week (levels A1-C2 with max 18 students per class) in full-day classes
  • Excursions to London
  • On-site activities programmes including workshops and sports
  • Tickets to Harry Potter Studio Tour included



  • Business English
  • IELTS Preparation
  • Intensive English


*Supplements and minimum number of students apply

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1/2 January


13 February

1 – 6

week programmes available

*subject to demand

Academy St. Albans



  • Spacious and bright classrooms
  • Plenty of indoor and outdoor spaces for activities


Multi-bedded standard accommodation for students with shared bathrooms

(singles for leaders with adults only bathrooms)

Academy St. Albans

Academy St. Albans London Colney, St. Albans, AL2 1AG

St Albans

5 Spencer St, St Albans AL3 5EH, UK

Central London

Charing Cross Station, Charing Cross, London WC2N, UK

Harry Potter Studio

Unnamed Road, Watford WD25 7LP, UK

Heathrow Airport

Condor Way, Longford, Hounslow TW6, UK

Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport, Bassingbourn Rd, Stansted CM24 1QW, UK

Gatwick Airport

South Terminal, Perimeter Rd E, Horley, Gatwick RH6 0NP, UK

Location guide

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Sample Programme

Day 1ArrivalsArrivalsCampus tour and ice-breaker activities
Day 2Placement Test and Lesson 1Half day to St. Albans by coachOn-site Activities
Day 3Extended full day to London by coach with travelcardRide on the London Eye and Politics and Royalty Walking TourLate return to campus
Day 4Lesson 2Lesson 3On-site Activities
Day 5Extended full day to London by coach with travelcardSouth Kensington, Natural History Museum and Hyde ParkLate return to campus
Day 6Lesson 4Lesson 5On-site Activities
Day 7Entrance to Warner Bros Studio TourEntrance to Warner Bros Studio TourOn-site Activities
Day 8Free day - On-site activities / optional excursions (supplement) / 1 week departuresFree day - On-site activities / optional excursions (supplement) / 1 week departuresFree day - On-site activities / optional excursions (supplement) / 1 week departures
Day 9Lesson 1Half day to St Albans by coachOn-site Activities
Day 10Extended full day to London by coach with travelcardEntrance to Madame Tussauds with Oxford Street and Piccadily CircusLate return to campus
Day 11Lesson 2Lesson 3On-site Activities
Day 12Extended full day to London by coach with travelcardThameside Walking Tour with TATE Modern, St. Paul’s and the South BankLate return to campus
Day 13Lesson 4Lesson 5On-site Activities
Day 14Full day to Oxford by coachEntrance to a University CollegeOn-site Activities
Day 15Arrivals/DeparturesArrivals/DeparturesOn-site Activities

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