Cheltenham, Cheltenham College
Summer Vacation Courses England and Scotland

Cheltenham College

A prestigious boarding school situated in an ideal location just a few minutes’ walk from the city centre.

Age Range

10 - 15



Duration of Stay

15 Days / 14 nights

Courses start

1/15 July


in most areas


Cheltenham is a large and famous spa town, located in the county of Gloucestershire in the south-west of England. It stands on the River Chelt and is well known for its Regency architecture where tradition and modernity complement each other. Today the city has a vibrant culture and lots of bars and cafés.


Cheltenham College is a prestigious boarding school strategically located just a short walk from the city centre. Nestled in a large park, it features a theatre, a dance hall, a computer room and a magnificent Harry Potter-style canteen.

Language Course

The course includes 20 lessons per week of 45 minutes in standard classes of max 15 students and lessons alternate between the morning and the afternoon.


Accommodation is in houses located on the opposite side of the road in front of the school. There are single, double rooms and some 4 and 8-bed dorms. Shared bathrooms with a ratio of 1 bathroom to 6 students, males and females are housed separately. The college provides a weekly laundry service. On arrival, students must pay a security deposit required by the school of £ 50/€ 50 the deposit will be returned at the time of departure unless the college needs to deduct payment for reasons stated in the school regulations.

Sports Equipment

The college has outdoor sports fields for football, rugby, cricket, volleyball, basketball and tennis and a heated indoor pool.

Free Time and Activities

1st Session:

  • 3 Full day excursions: Bath with admission to the Roman Baths, London and a Thames river cruise, Oxford walking tour.
  • 4 Half day excursions: Gloucester with admission to the Cathedral, Cotswold Wildlife Park and 2 visits to Cheltenham including a walking tour.

2nd Session:

  • 3 Full day excursions: London and a visit to the National Gallery, Windsor with admission to the castle, Warwick Castle.
  • 2 Half day excursions: Stratford-upon-Avon and Shakespeare’s birthplace, Gloucester and Gloucester Cathedral and 2 visits to Cheltenham including a walking tour.

Afternoon and evening activities
This programme may change for organisational reasons.

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