Hastings – Embassy


Cost of course: £285 per week

Available dates: Every Monday

Lessons per Week: 28 (intensive)

Course Duration: 1 – 50 Weeks

Class Size: Maximum 15

Age minimum: 16+ years old


The General English course is our most popular course and is designed for all skill levels.

With start dates every Monday, this course is an ideal way to improve your ability to communicate effectively and have confidence in your use of the English language.

Our dynamic approach to grammar, pronunciation and conversation using interactive software, individual and group work makes learning engaging and fun as well as developing your reading, writing and listening skills.

Reasons to choose General English:

  • Starts every Monday
  • Suitable for all levels
  • Beginners accepted in some locations
  • Choose the number of lessons and your course length according to your budget and goals
  • Cost effective for long-term study


  • Improve your understanding of grammar and vocabulary
  • Enhance your listening ability and your confidence in speaking English
  • Develop more effective English language communication skills

Course Includes:

  • Resources and materials
  • Access to My Embassy English Student Dashboard
  • Computer facilities and Wi-Fi
  • Online personalised learning plans
  • End of Course Certificate


Social atmosphere: This centre has a varied activity programme to suit all ages. Activities to choose from include walking tours, movie nights, and karaoke as well as weekend trips within the UK and Europe.

Hastings city life: Hastings is a picturesque seaside town, where our students regularly enjoy hikes over the cliffs, taking in the stunning views of the sea. The historic Old Town provides plenty of character whilst the newly opened pier, bars and restaurants will keep students entertained.

Why Choose Embassy Hastings?

Embassy’s first school, set in a charming heritage building with plenty of space for BBQs and social activities

Good choice for younger students with nearby homestay options and an experienced team in centre

Our most economical UK study centre with an affordable canteen for lunch

Good location for travelling to other parts of the UK and Europe, only 1.5 hours to London


Please see below a sample timetable for Embassy Hastings. This may be subject to change throughout the year.

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  • Cafe/canteen
  • Prayer room
  • Garden
  • WiFi
  • IT suite
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Student lounge
  • University application counselling
  • Student lounge
  • University application counselling


On foot
Hastings town centre and the seafront are both within walking distance of our language school in Hastings.

By bus
Stagecoach runs a bus service in the local area.

By train
St Leonards Warrior Square train station is just a few minutes on foot from the language school in Hastings. Trains run regularly to/from Gatwick Airport, London Charing Cross and London Victoria.

Nearest bus stop: 5-minute walk
Nearest shopping centre: 3 minutes by train
Nearest park: 1-minute walk
Nearest bank: 5-minute walk
Nearest post office: 4-minute walk
Nearest mosque: 10-minute walk
Nearest church: 2-minute walk
Nearest newsagent: 3-minute walk
Nearest café/restaurant: 5-minute walk
Nearest supermarket: 5-minute walk

We currently advise students at our language school in Hastings to budget approximately GB £100.00 per week. This will cover all basic transport, food and entertainment costs.

Price in GBP
Cup of Coffee (e.g. Starbucks) 2.50 – 2.70
Can of Coca-Cola 0.70
Big Mac Hamburger 1.99
Hot meal in the school cafeteria with side salad, main course and dessert 4.00
3 course meal in mid-range restaurant 16.00 add 10% gratuity
Cinema ticket 6.00 – 7.00
Nightclub entrance 7.00 – 10.00
Bus 0.90 for a single trip; 1.60 for a day return
Taxi 2.50 minimum and 1.00 for each additional mile (approx.)
Roundtrip train to London 21.80 (off-peak)

Live as part of an English-speaking household while you study at our language school in Hastings. Depending on the type of accommodation you book, you’ll have your own bedroom, or share a room with another Embassy student. You will eat breakfast and, with a half board booking, also evening meals with your hosts. It’s a great chance to meet Hastings residents and share their way of life. Living with English-speakers also means that you will never stop learning and improving your fluency. Many of our host families are walking distance from our language school in Hastings.

Gensing Manor, St Leonards on Sea
East Sussex, TN38 0QJ

-Exit by the main entrance into the car-park and take the walkway going uphill on your right.
-Follow this path until London Road. Turn left down this road and walk for a minute or two until you see a large church on the other side of the road.
-Cross the road, and walk up the hill on Pevensey Road, with the church now on your right.
-After a few minutes, Pevensey Road forks: take the right-hand fork into Charles Road. Almost immediately, this road forks again: you will see Embassy Hastings on the corner between Charles Road and Dane Road (look for the Embassy sign).

Embassy Hastings is an approximately 5 minute walk from St. Leonards Warrior Square train station. The main entrance is at the back of the building on Charles Road.

Additional information

Registration fee

Enrolment fee 100 GBP (one time)

Accommodation Placement Fee 35 GBP (one time)

Homestay Summer Supplement – GBP 35 per week

Homestay (live with a host family)

SINGLE room, half-board (breakfast & evening meal) (16 years +)
GBP 140.00 per week

SHARED room, half-board (breakfast & evening meal) (16 years +)
GBP 119.00 per week

SINGLE room, with breakfast (18 years +)
GBP 154.00 per week

SHARED room, half-board (breakfast & evening meal) (16 years +)
GBP 154.00 per week

Taxi transport

Airport transfer (one way) London Gatwick (LGW)
GBP 115.00

Airport transfer (one way) London Heathrow (LHR)
GBP 150.00

Airport transfer (one way) London Stansted
GBP 195.00

Airport transfer (one way) Luton
GBP 195.00

Station transfer (one way) London St.Pancras
GBP 150.00

Airport Transfer (one way) London City Airport
GBP 150.00


StudyCare insurance
GBP 16.00 Per Week

*We recommend you have insurance before you travel. The Embassy Study Care Insurance plan offers you the coverage you need to stay secure and safe during your time abroad. It is a comprehensive insurance plan, developed specifically for international students.