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This depends on the type of accommodation you choose and the length of stay but current prices can be found on our Pricing page. The minimum stay is 3 Nights.
Most host families are between 15 to 40 minutes via public transport to the city centre or around 15 minutes cycle ride.
If you book half board accommodation then your host family will provide breakfast and dinner during week. There is also an option for packed lunches. Any special dietary requirements will be looked at on an individual basis and we will liaise closely with the homestay to ensure requirements are met.
You can contact your school, host family or an HSC coordinator who will help and advise you immediately. We have contact details and local knowledge of all medical centres in the Cambridge area.
We use our experience at HSC to do this for you. This is why it is important for you to give us as much information as possible so that we can match the perfect host family for you.
Of course, we at HSC want you to be as comfortable as possible during your stay
We think this very important for both students and parents. Each Student will be able to correspond with his or her host family either by regular post or e-mail.
Almost every home will have a phone that can be used with pre-arrangement. Many homes have a computer and internet access as do the schools. A great way is to use a local mobile phone. HSC can assist you in purchase and have one ready for so you can call home when you arrive.
Of course not. We get students, people doing work experience and even people coming on holiday to Cambridge that would like to experience something different than going to a hotel.
This will be entirely up to you. We get students who use us for both accommodation and English courses and some that just want the accommodation.
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