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Cape Town Port Elizabeth
Durban South AfricaCape Town
Cape Town is one of the world’s best beach cities, with natural beauty, an energetic, multi-cultural community, world-class food, long summers and a vibrant nightlife. This is the capital of a former British colony, ideal for English language learning and unique travel opportunities.
Location • Set in the heart of trendy Sea Point, Cape Town
• A short drive to the V&A Waterfront
• On the slopes of Signal Hill
• Close to Table Mountain and city centre
• Only 10 to 15 minutes from the famous Clifton and
Camps Bay beaches
• Only a two-minute walk to the ocean.
Local Transport • School to central Cape Town: 10 minutes by bus, ZAR 7
per trip 10 minutes by taxi, ZAR 65 per trip
• School to CPT International Airport 30 minutes by taxi,
• School to Host Home 5-30 minutes on foot or by bus
• Daily bus fares ZAR 14 per day.
Outside the Classroom At LAL we believe that living in English and experiencing local
adventures are the best way to learn English outside of the
classroom. For that’we’ve organized a unique set of activities
that will empower our students to get the best of each
location. In Cape Town, those are:
• Lion’s Head sunset
• Solve the Mystery and enjoy a picnic at Camps Bay
• Historic walking tour of Bo-Kaap
• Apartheid to Freedom walking tour
• Mingle with the locals, enjoy good art and wine
• Beach Volleyball
• Beach Yoga
Transfers Students booking course and accommodation with LAL
will receive a free inbound transfer from CPT International
Shared Transfers without representative
• LAL or LAL leased vehicles or private vehicles with
other LAL students
• You will be met and assisted by an LAL representative
What do we offer? • Qualified, experienced and enthusiastic teaching staff
• Wide range of courses (General, Intensive, Business, IELTS,
TOEFL, English for Law/Marketing and Cambridge Exam
Preparation) discounted prices from 8 weeks onwards
• Competitively-priced on-site residence (school and
residential accommodation are in one location), with local
hotels and host homes on offer nearby
• Free wireless internet and computer access
• Online student portal for extra homework and study
• Modern classroom technology and teaching methods
• One-on-one tutorials for students booking 8 weeks or
Computer & tablet access Canteen
Free WiFi StudentLounge Library & Bookshop Garden
Number of Classrooms
Max Class Size
16 17 12 1994
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
09:00 – 10:30 Testing, placement and induction – no lessons
Listening Vivid Recollections of Early Childhood
Grammar Used to/would for past habits and states
Speaking Top attractions in London
Webquest Planning a weekend in London
Writing Filling in an online form
Vocabulary Current affairs – multi-word verbs
Reading skills Prediction – newspaper articles
Learner training Making use of study websites
Authentic listening BBC iPlayer
10:30 – 11:00 Break Break Break Break Break
11:00 – 12:30
Negotiation of week's work Giving/asking for opinions
Study skills Using a mono-lingual dictionary
Vocabulary Building descriptive language
Speaking Describing a childhood memory
Functional English Making a complaint – roleplay
Pronunciation Sounds in connected speech
Language Of presenting an argument
Speaking Discussion of topics from newspaper
Review of the week
Speaking Discussion – ways to continue learning English after the course
Bedrooms Single or Shared
Wardrobe or hanging space
Many have carpet
En-suite (very limited numbers)
Distance Up to 30 minutes to school (on foot or public transport)
Other Information Wifi is not normally available*
Breakfast only or half-board (evening meal)
Cooking is not usually permitted
Storage of food in kitchen is usually permitted
Towels are supplied
All bedding is supplied
Laundry is not permitted
LAL Cape Town
On-site Residence Accommodation Type: School residence
Age of Students: 16 years and over
Check-in & Check-out: Check-in after 14.00. Check-out before 10.00. Other times by arrangement.
Meals Breakfast is always included. Optional lunch available Monday -
Friday at an additional charge.
Kitchen/Cooking Facilities: Shared kitchen available.
Rooms Single, twin, double and 4-bed dormitory rooms.
Bathrooms Single and twin rooms have en-suite shower, WC and basin. 4-bed
rooms have shared or private shower, WC and basin
Utilities Electricity, heating and lighting are included in the price.
Internet & Phone There is a computer room with free internet access. Free wireless
network throughout the residence.
Laundry: No laundry facilities on site, launderette nearby.
Security & Keys There is 24-hour security at the school entrance, with an
additional security guard roaming the campus at night. Students
are issued with a key to their room on arrival.
Bed Linen, Towels & Cleaning Clean bed linen provided once a week. Bedrooms cleaned daily
Mon-Fri (except for public holidays). Communal areas cleaned
daily. Towels changed twice a week.
Water Cape Town is currently experiencing a drought with permanent
water restrictions. Please conserve water.
Visitors: Not permitted unless permission has been granted
Deposit & Damage Charges Lost keys charged at ZAR50. Lock changes at ZAR350. Damaged
towels are ZAR150 per towel.
Visitors No visitors after 22.00. No visitors in the bedrooms.
Noise & Restrictions Noise must not be heard outside the bedrooms after 23.00.
Availability Available all year to students aged 16 and older.
Facilities Breakfast, kitchen for students’ use, lift, disabled access, private
bathrooms in most rooms, sea views, television in some rooms,
swimming pool, wireless internet access.
Distance to School: On-site.
5-10 minutes away: Banks, pharmacy, restaurants, bars, night clubs, supermarket, golf course, waterfront, mini-golf, gym, places
of worship, stadium, beaches, mountain hikes.
Local Transport There is a bus stop in front of the residence for easy travel to the
Camps Bay and the rest of central Cape Town.