The Cheltenham Ladies' College Spring & Summer 2021 28th March to 17th April & 12th July to 22nd August

Vacation Courses in Cheltenham


We are pleased to be able to confirm the Spring and Summer course, dates and fees for our residential and homestay programmes based at the prestigious Cheltenham Ladies' College, during March, April, July and August 2021.

Spring Dates

(Arriving and departing each Sunday. Final week departure is Saturday 17 April)

  1. Week 1: 28 March to 4 April
  2. Week 2: 4 April to 11 April
  3. Week 3: 11 April to 17 April

Summer Dates

(Arriving and departing each Monday. Final week departure is Sunday 22 August)

  1. Week 1: 12 July to 19 July
  2. Week 2: 19 July to 26 July
  3. Week 3: 26 July to 2 August
  4. Week 4: 2 August to 9 August
  5. Week 5: 9 August to 16 August
  6. Week 6: 16 August to 22 August

Voted 'Top Boarding School in the World' for the IB

The College is delighted to have been named the top boarding school in the world for the International Baccalaureate for 2019 by the Global Top 50 IB Schools Table.

Traditional Learning Spaces

The College has a blend of inspiring 'traditional meets modern' spaces for learning. Offering students the very best environment to improve their English or achieve academic study potential.

Cheltenham - The Sunday Times 'Best Place to Live 2020'.

The College has an enviable location of being just a few steps away from the 'hustle and bustle' of popular Cheltenham, while maintaining high levels of safety & security making the College and excellent town ideal for visiting international students.

The Sports Centre

The Health & Fitness Centre & Function Room is a fantastic space for group-based activity.
Function Room

The Fitness Gym

Available for visiting group leaders to use during their stay in Cheltenham.


Loads of activities to choose from. Swimming, dance, tennis, football, basketball climbing as well as yoga & meditation classes.


A new Health and Fitness Centre opened officially in 2018. The facilities include two sports halls, a climbing wall, a refurbished 25m swimming pool, a multi-purpose activity studio, dance studio, five squash courts and a 58-station fitness gym with free weights, spin, rowing and erg areas.
Health & Fitness
Sports Hall


An award-winning, contemporary building with exceptional facilities, that promotes being able to communicate and express ideas visually and to be creative innovative and artistic.
The beautiful 800-seater Princess Hall

Global Reputation

A College that is committed to continuing their pioneering role in education, offering outstanding choices in both the academic and co-curricular spheres.


We are proud to use locally sourced seasonal ingredients wherever we can and can cater for various dietary requirements.

Sample Menu

Sample Menu


Modern and well-equipped boarding houses, each of the houses offer single, twin, and dormitory style accommodation. Boarding houses will be made as comfortable as possible - every house has a dedicated dining room, kitchen and common rooms area. All houses are within walking distance of the main school site and sports facilities, as well as local amenities and the centre of Cheltenham.
Modern Accommodation
Comfortable Common Rooms
Outside Space
Stylish Accommodation
Well-equipped Bedrooms

Cheltenham Host Families

All host families are located either within a walk or short drive of the College. Host families provide breakfast and evening meal, with a hot lunch being provided at the College. There will be an opportunity for students to attend one or two evening activities each week back at the College campus.

Investment in the Future

In order to maintain the quality of this exceptional and historic learning environment, further investment is being made into facilities and the school estate. The boarding refurbishment programme has seen two junior houses fully refurbished and significant improvements being made to others.

A Virtual Tour of the College

Courses & Fees

General English Course

All students follow the General English Programme, which is an all-inclusive course including the following:

  • 15 hours/wk of English tuition
  • At least two trips/wk
  • Accommodation of your choice (residential or homestay)
  • All food
  • Learning materials
  • Certificate of Achievement & Progress Report
  • Travel & Medical Insurance (upon request £12/wk

Spires Plus Courses

6 hours each week of afternoon tuition and instruction in small groups, of any of the following subjects and activities for £150/wk:

  • Exam Skills
  • Maths
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • English Literature
  • Horse riding

Individual Price List 2021

Course Prices
Course Information
Airport Transfers
Please contact us for a group quote of 5 or more students.

Week by Week Timetables

Weekly Timtables: Spring 2021

Week 1, 28 March to 3 April
Week 2, 4 April to 10 April
Week 3, 11 April to 17 April (Departure on Saturday 17 April)

Weekly Timetables Summer 2021

Week 1, 12 July to 18 July
Week 2, 19 July to 25 July
Week 3, 26 July to 1 August
Week 4, 2 August to 8 July
Week 5, 9 August to 15 August
Week 6, 16 August to 22August (Departure Sunday 22 August)