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Kaplan International

Kaplan International

If you’re looking for a bit of sea and sun while you study, choosing to learn English in Torquay is a great option! Kaplan Torquay is in an idyllic location in one of the UK’s sunniest towns, just minutes from the town centre and a short walk to the beach. Our partner school has a great mix of international students, and with dynamic lessons in a friendly, welcoming environment, you’ll be making progress in no time! 10 bright classrooms and a multimedia centre give you ample opportunity to study, and the school boasts not only a garden, but also a swimming pool, making it the perfect location to cool down with friends in the summer months. What’s more, an on-site library and café mean you truly have everything you need under one roof!

School Highlights

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Key points

  • Friendly, beach-town vibe, helpful locals
  • Popular school with many different nationalities represented
  • On-site swimming pool at school, perfect for summer
  • Residence only a 1-minute walk away from the school

School facts

Available exams:
School size:
Disabled access
Free Wifi

Student facts

Minimum age:
years old
Average age:
years old
Maximum students in class:


British Council
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English UK partner agency
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Student nationalities

      Saudi Arabia


ESL schools guarantee the same excellent standards for accommodation as they do for teaching. We take great pleasure in helping you find the most suitable accommodation for you.


Host family

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What better way to enjoy small town life than by living with the locals? Homestay experiences are a fantastic opportunity, as you’ll be able to practise your language skills every day with your host family. You’ll be staying in a single or twin room and enjoy breakfast and dinner with them. You’ll live an authentic immersion experience together! Your host will usually be between 15 and 35 minutes on average from the school walking (maximum travel time 60 minutes during high season). Free Wi-Fi, bed linen and towels are provided, and laundry is included once a week.

St Michael’s residence (ages 18 and over)

ESL Languages residence St Michael's Kaplan Torquay

A converted hotel, this picturesque home-style residence, located just a 2-minute walk from Kaplan Torquay, is the ideal spot to explore Torquay’s winding streets and nearby beaches! It boasts an outdoor space and a picnic area. Students will be placed in a single ensuite room, each is fitted with a desk, TV and wardrobe. Free Wi-Fi, bed linen and towels are provided, with linen changed every two weeks and rooms cleaned weekly. Enjoy the communal space to socialise and catch up with the latest Netflix series, along with a fully equipped shared kitchen!

PLEASE NOTE: Double occupancy may be available upon request for two students travelling together.

Why choose our accommodation

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Guaranteed Accommodation

Finding the right accommodation can be stressful. That’s why we guarantee that we’ll find the perfect housing option for you before you even land in your destination.

Convenient Transport

Our accommodation is hand-picked to make sure your journey to the classroom is as safe, reliable, and smooth as possible.

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Safer and more comfortable

All of our accommodation options are rigorously screened to ensure you know exactly what you’re getting when you make the choice to book your program.