Your Home Away From Home

Staying with a host family is the most popular and most cost-effective accommodation option for language learners coming to London.

There is no better way to have a genuine experience of the British culture while practicing your English at the same time!

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Host Family Benefits

A stay with a host family includes:

• 7 nights accommodation (from Sat to Sat or Sun to Sun)

• Internet

• Towels

• Sheets

• Washing machine

• Shared bathroom

• Common rooms

• Limited access to the kitchen

Great locations

Our homestays are well-connected to our classrooms and can be reached by underground, train and bus.

London is one of the largest cities in Europe and is divided into six public transport zones. Depending on your preferences and budget you can choose which zone you want to stay in.

Zone 1
Central London, the closest to the city centre and all the main attractions. A great choice for students who want to be at the heart of the bustle and don’t mind paying a bit more for their accommodation.

What to see: The Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace and much more. It’s where the main action takes place!

Zone 2
The ring around the city where you can be in the centre in no time at all. The perfect option for those who still want to feel very much part of the buzz of London while saving up a tad on their accommodation.

What to see: Abbey Road and Camden Town if you want to stay on the hip side, Notting Hill and Portobello Market for a romantic atmosphere.

Zone 3
Farther away from the centre, this zone offers the best of both worlds: it is a little more cheaper than Zone 2 but still reasonably near to the city centre. The ideal solution for those looking for more spacious and affordable host family homes.

What to see: Here you can experience the scents of the Kew Gardens or take a look at the stars at Greenwich.

Zone 4
A more outlying district that provides you with the best of city and country life for a genuine London experience. With fast trains to all London mainline stations, it is the best option for students looking for great value for money and quiet surroundings.

What to see: In this area you have the possibility to visit the Royal Air Force Museum or the Wembley Stadium, one of the most famous sport arenas in the whole world.

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You Get to Choose Your Host

Step 1

Fill in the matching form on your Klazz Campus to help us find you the perfect host family.

Step 2

We will send you the full description of your host family, if it's alright for you then it's a match!

Step 3

Now you can get in touch with your host family! Be sure to tell them your arrival details! It’s all so exciting!

Meal Plans

Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Kosher options are available upon request. Let our Support Team know your preferred food option.

Bed and Breakfast

Daily continental breakfast

Half Board

Daily continental breakfast
Evening meal with the host family

Self Catering

No meals provided
Access to the kitchen* with storage area

*only available with some host families

HFS London & Klazz

We have teamed up with HFS London who will provide you with your homestay experience. HFS London are one of the very few accommodation providers meeting the standards for registration with the British Council!

HFS London have over 2000 homestay families registered with them and have placed over 10,000 guests in happy homestays! Established in 2007, HFS London is the largest British Council registered homestay provider in London.

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Student Feedback

I've been 5 weeks in London at one of the Homestays provided by HFS London and I'm more than happy! The hosts are amazing and quite respectful, they've tried their best to make me feel like I'm at home everyday. The house itself is ok (I wasn't obviosly expecting a 5 star hotel) and the transportation connection is bearable (12 minutes walking until next tube station). The zone is kinda tricky... but it was my choice at the end of the day, so no complaints with HFS about it.
Johnny V. Student
I had the chance to be in a really good and welcoming host family: they were really nice, kind and friendly with me, the food was amazing, my room was clean and perfect. I am now very attached to them. I've never had experience with a host family, and I was afraid, but my family was perfect, they managed to put me confortable and it was seriously perfect. I thank them again for their welcome, their kindness, and their delicious dishes.
Emily B. Student
HFS provided me an awesome experience in London. My homestay had a perfect location and was pretty clean! My host is an amazing people, very kind and worried about my needs. We always had dinner together and we could talk a lot about our daily life. I enjoyed everything! The food was incredible and my room very comfortable, with all the things that i needed there at hand. London is a huge city, but the safeness that I found there at my accommodation and in my neighborhood as well made me feel at home.
Eduardo F. Student

Other Accommodation Options

If staying with a host family is not suitable for you, here are some alternative options. Note that you will have to organize these on your own, but we’re happy to assist you if you have any questions.


Airbnb is a popular choice for many students who wish to have their own space in London. With AirBnb you can book a whole apartment for yourself or stay in a more quirky style of house. Explore your options here!


If you want to be in the very heart of the action and want to eat out in London then consider booking a hotel for the duration of your course. Offering complimentary breakfasts and wifi you are spoiled for choice in London's hotels!


London's hostels are a great way to meet new people from all over the world. Unlike hotels, hostels have facilities like kitchens and washing machines so you can be more self-sufficient. Check out London's hostels here!

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