Living with a British family is a great way to improve your English while living in Manchester. Our host families are very varied; you may stay with a single person, a family with one child, a family with many children, a retired couple, a young couple, a family with pets etc.

All our Homestay Hosts are inspected to British Council standards so whatever family you live with we guarantee that they will be friendly, passionate about helping you learn English and committed to ensuring you have a great time in Manchester.

If you choose Homestay Accommodation with Manchester Central School of English, you can expect:

Your own bedroom (usually single)
Breakfast and evening meal from Monday to Friday and three meals on weekends and public holidays (a more independent self-catering option is available – ask for Private Home Accommodation)
Shared bathroom with laundry facilities
Average of 40 minutes to Manchester Central School of English by public transport
Host families are trained and provided with a copy of our Child Protection Policy. We work closely with them to guarantee the protection and welfare of our under 18’s.

Homestay for under 18’s may be provided by an external agency.


The most central English language school in Manchester