Language course English in Dublin

Apollo Sutton Park Juniors

The youth course of our partner school Apollo, is designed for students aged between 11 and 17 years. The Junior Summer Centre is based in Sutton Park School, an exclusive private school with excellent facilities (sports fields, tennis and basketball courts, and outdoor swimming pool), situated 15 minutes from Dublin Airport. The centre is located on the beautiful Howth Peninsula on the north side of Dublin Bay and close to the traditional fishing village of Howth.

Key features of our partner English school in Dublin:

  • Stunning coastal location with views of Dublin Bay
  • 5 hours’ optional extra tuition per week (instead of 2 activities) completely free of charge in addition to the 15 hour programme
  • Host Family accommodation: twin/triple rooms sharing with students of a different nationality on a full-board basis
  • Private bus transport provided daily to and from host families which are located close to the school
  • Breakfast and dinner with host family (and lunch at weekends) and hot lunch in the school cafeteria Monday-Friday
  • Use of school facilities including all-weather pitch, sports grounds, tennis and basketball courts, indoor gymnasium, computer labs and arts and crafts room
  • Parent Updates: daily updates, photos and videos provided securely online
    for parents
  • Free Wifi throughout the school

Social Programme

• A wide variety of activities every afternoon
• 2 Dublin city trips per week and 2 evening activities per
• 1 full day excursion per week on Saturdays
    Junior activity programme Dublin

Intensive (11-17 years)

  • Ages: 11 -17
  • Minimum level: suitable for all levels
  • Lessons: 15 hours English language tuition per week in mixed nationality classes, in groups of a maximum of 15 students.
  • Accommodation: host family in double/triple rooms, sharing with a student of a different nationality. Full board (breakfast and dinner with the host family, hot lunch at school).
  • Supervision: 24 hours/ 7 days a week.
  • Curfew: Students aged 14 and under staying in a host family are not permitted out in the evening after dinnerStudents aged 15-17 are permitted to go out in the area of their host family only in the evenings and must be home before 22.00.
  • Airport transfer:  not included (compulsory service if students travel alone), please see rates on our online price list.
  • Social programme: included.

English lessons
The teaching programme is very effective as well as fun, as it combines extremely communicative classes of general English with music, dance and theatrical activities. It's a very interactive programme supervised by highly professional teachers, who motivate the students to participate and to speak English. In addition to the 15 lessons per week, students also have the possibility to select 5 hours’ optional extra tuition per week (instead of 2 activities) completely free of charge!

Sample of the social programme

  • A wide variety of activities every afternoon
  • 2 evening activities per week
  • 2 full day excursions per week

Minimum age is 11 years.

Prices 2023

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Prices in  €/EUR  £/GBP  $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Intensive (11 - 17) with host family, 2-3 person room , fullboard 950 1900 2850 3800 4750 5700 6650 7600
Starting dates:  

19/06, 03/07, 17/07, 31/07


1 lesson = 60 minutes

For a 1-week course, only the dates June 19 and July 31 are possible.

Last course day is 11th of August 2023.

Options Host Family:   Special dietary needs : € 50 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Transfer:   Airport transfer on arrival or departure in/from Dublin : EUR 80 [i]
Airport transfer on arrival and departure in/from Dublin : EUR 160 [i]

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • activity program
  • transport to/from host families
  • certificate of attendance
Day of arrival: Sunday
Day of departure: Sunday

Host family

We offer accommodation with very pleasant and welcoming Dublin families. This is a great opportunity to fully embrace the Irish culture. Full board accommodation (breakfast and dinner with the host family, hot lunch at school) is included. Bed linen is provided, but you should bring your own towels. The accommodation is in twin/ triple rooms, shared with students of a different nationality.

Overall rating
4.1 / 5.0
2 reviews
Social activities
Individual reviews
4.3 / 5.0
16 years
1 week

Social activities

3.9 / 5.0
16 years
2 weeks

Social activities

Approximate nationality mix per year (in %)

Weather in Dublin

Month Max
June 18 9 7
July 20 11 5
Aug 19 11 5
Sept 17 9 4
Oct 14 6 3
Nov 10 4 2
Dec 8 3 2
Jan 8 1 2
Feb 8 2 3
Mar 10 3 4
Apr 13 4 6
May 15 6 7
last visited

"I had the best summer ever!"

Cathy, Valencia


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