Our CIAL partner school is located on the first floor of a small building in the centre of Faro, next to the marketplace. All 6 classrooms are fitted with a television and with audio and video equipment. A computer lab provides Internet ready computers and you can access the Internet throughout the school thanks to the Wi-Fi connection. In the kitchen, you will be able to prepare or warm up your dishes and use the coffee & tea machine. In the garden/patio, on the ground floor, the students from the whole world can chill out between classes and get to know each other. Close to the school, you will find many cafés, restaurants and shops.

School Highlights

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Key points

  • Picturesque town in a magnificent region
  • Small school and family atmosphere
  • School ideally situated in the centre of Faro

School facts

Available exams:
School size:
Disabled access
Free Wifi

Student facts

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


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Student nationalities

      United Kingdom
      United States


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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This accommodation option is by far the best way to practise Portuguese outside of the classroom and to discover the culture and way of life in Faro. The families chosen by our partner school are located about 15-30 minutes from the school itself. You will have your own room and breakfast is provided.

Shared apartment

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Right across the street from the school, share a fully furnished, entirely renovated apartment with other students from all over the world. Staying in a single room or shared room, you will be able to socialise with your flatmates in the kitchen or in the TV lounge with its dining area. Stay connected thanks to the free Wi-Fi access. The bathrooms and laundry room are shared. Bedlinen and towels are provided and changed during weekly housekeeping. To bask in the sun, make the most of the balcony, the terrace and the garden!

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.