Prices, terms and conditions

Prices for 2017 – 2018  English language homestays

Child homestays

TOTAL ENGLISH IMMERSION AND ACTIVITIES – 2 WEEKS:  £895 (1 week sometimes available – please ask)

Includes:

  • 14 nights’ accommodation
  • All meals
  • All trips and activities – at least 1 every day
  • Full immersion – treated as part of the family

Extras:

  • English lessons (optional) – £20 per hour (5 to 10 lessons per week recommended)
  • Pick-up and drop off at Edinburgh Airport or Glasgow Airport – £95 in total
  • Whitewater rafting (optional) – £45

LONG TERM CHILD HOMESTAY WITH SCHOOL

  • The price per week for a long term stay is lower.  Please contact us to discuss.

Family English homestays

TOTAL ENGLISH IMMERSION AND ACTIVITIES – 1 WEEK:

  • £485 per person

Includes:

  • 7 nights’ accommodation
  • All meals
  • A minimum of 3 trips or activities, chosen by you
  • Full immersion – treated as part of the family

 

Extras:

  • English lessons (optional) – £25 per hour. Can be shared.
  • Pick-up and drop off at Edinburgh Airport or Glasgow Airport – £95 in total (pick-up from Dunblane Railway Station – £0)
  • Whitewater rafting (optional) – £45 per person

Adult English homestays

  • GENERAL ENGLISH AND ACTIVITIES – 1 WEEK: £695
  • BUSINESS ENGLISH AND ACTIVITIES – 1 WEEK: £745
  • LEGAL ENGLISH AND ACTIVITIES – 1 WEEK: £795
  • HUMAN RESOURCES ENGLISH AND ACTIVITIES – 1 WEEK: £795
  • HOMESTAY WITH ACTIVITIES ONLY – £495 (available outside of school holidays)

Includes:

  • 15 x 3/4 hour English lessons, plus optional homework
  • For Legal English and Human Resources English – optional trip to Edinburgh or Glasgow Employment Tribunal (this is an extended half day trip)
  • 7 nights’ accommodation
  • All meals
  • A minimum of 3 trips / activities, chosen by you
  • Full immersion – treated as part of the family

Extras:

  • Pick-up and drop off at Edinburgh Airport or Glasgow Airport – £95 in total (pick-up from Dunblane Railway Station – £0)
  • Whitewater rafting (optional) – £45

Golf Holidays – 1 WEEK

  • With 15 hours of English lessons plus optional homework and no additional activities – see prices under “Adults” and add £100.
  • With no English lessons and no additional activities – £595 per person.
  • With some additional activities (eg whiskey distillery visit) – please ask.
  •  If you will have your own car to travel to golf courses, deduct £50.

Includes:

  • 7 nights’ accommodation
  • All meals
  • Full day accompanied trip to St Andrews, including British Golf Museum
  • Full immersion – treated as part of the family
  • Help with golf bookings and transport to golf courses, as needed

Extras:

  • Pick-up and drop off at Edinburgh Airport or Glasgow Airport – £95 (for 1 or 2 people) (pick-up from Dunblane Railway Station – £0)

Please note

If travelling together – the airport pick-up charge can be shared between you

Additional English lessons, trips or activities can be added – please ask

It is possible to mix different types of English lessons – eg general and business, or business and legal – please ask

If you would like to stay for a longer or a shorter holiday, please ask

Terms and Conditions

  •  A non-refundable deposit of 25% of the cost of your holiday is due on booking.
  • The remaining 75% is due 2 calendar months before the start of your holiday.
  • If you cancel your holiday 14 days or longer before it is due to start, you will be reimbursed 50% of the cost of your holiday.  There is no reimbursement if cancellation is within 14 days of the start date.
  • Lydia Paish will only cancel your holiday if absolutely necessary.  If this happens you will be fully reimbursed and if possible Lydia will help you to find a suitable alternative holiday.
  • It is recommended that you take out travel insurance.