Collingham college
London, UK

Discover English Excellence - Collingham College, London

About the provider: "Splendid" - Founded in 2002, welcomed 54 nationalities in 2023, British Council and English UK

age icon 5-17 years old

time icon 2 weeks

book icon Weekly hours: 15

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Embark on an unforgettable English learning adventure in the heart of London with our exclusive Summer Camp designed for families.

  • Nestled in the secure residential area of Collingham, our impressive six-floor building sets the stage for a unique experience tailored for juniors and teens.
  • While parents have the option to immerse themselves in enriching English courses, they can also relish their free time exploring the vibrant city.
  • Our carefully crafted program ensures a perfect blend of education and leisure, making it an ideal choice for families visiting London.
  • Choose from our menu of half-day or full-day camps, allowing you to tailor your experience to suit your preferences.

Join us for an immersive and enjoyable English Summer Camp that promises a memorable and educational escape for the entire family.

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Classes are held in an impressive building on six floors, 5 minutes' walk from Gloucester Road and Earl's Court Underground Stations. It is in a safe residential area.

What's Included

Half day, non-residential day courses for ages from 5-17 year old (From beginner to advanced):

  • 15 hours' tuition per week

  • Maximum class size: 12 students

  • A highlight of the week is the study visit with your teacher to one of the Kensington museums (Science, Natural History, V&A), Design Museum, a 20-25 minute walk away

  • Children aged 5-6 are accepted only when their parent/guardian is studying with us or stays on-site until the child settles. They engage in fun on-site English activities, skipping study visits.

Full day courses for ages from 13-17 year old (From elementary to advanced):

  • All tuition and teaching materials

  • Student folder, academic report, certificate and course photo

  • Entry fees on all excursions and study visits

  • Afternoon activities

  • English classes + afternoon Explore London visits; 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday

NOT included in the fees:

  • Accommodation or airport transfers

  • Medical and Travel Insurance

  • Optional family social events

  • Courier fee (e.g. for visa invitation letter), if required, £50.

  • Full Day Teens: Lunch and a London travel card (All afternoon visits are taken by public transport. You need to bring a Zone 1 Travel/Oyster Card - approx £25/week)


  • Afternoon activities are held on site and include arts & crafts, team building, researching and creating a London timeline.
  • Optional weekly afternoon or evening family social event (at extra cost, approx. £15-£40 per person) e.g. dinners in local restaurants, musicals, Thames river cruise.




  • Highly recommended for their personal service

  • A range of short let apartments and houses in Chelsea, Kensington and Fulham to suit differing needs

  • Italian and English spoken


  • A range of self-catering, serviced apartments

  • 5-10 mins walk from Collingham

  • A compact one-bedroom apartment sleeps up to 4 people from £395/night

  • 35a Gloucester Road, London, SW7 4PL


  • Nearest Underground: Gloucester Road


  • Newly refurbished, self-catering, serviced apartments of high standard

  • Next door to Collingham

  • Studio from £275/night. 1 bed apartments (2 adults + 1 child) from £300/night. 2 bed apartments from £400/night. 3 bed apartments from £545/night. 25-26 Collingham Gardens, London, SW5 0HN

  • Mention the school to get the best rate and free Wifi

  • Nearest Underground: Gloucester Road or Earl’s Court


  • Self-catering, serviced apartments

  • 10 mins from Collingham

  • One-bedroom apartments sleeps up to 4 people

  • 2- and 3- bedroom apartments available for stays of 4 weeks or longer

  • 39B Queen’s Gate Gardens, London, SW7 5RR

  • Email the sales team and mention the school to get the best rates

  • Nearest Underground: Gloucester Road or South Kensington




  • Great value

  • 35 mins to Collingham by public transport

  • Continental buffet breakfast included

  • Twin room from £100/night. No larger rooms

  • 35 Craven Terrace London, W2 3EL

  • Nearest Underground: Lancaster Gate (Central line, change to Circle line at Notting Hill Gate


  • Recently refurbished rooms

  • 5 mins walk from Collingham

  • Free Wifi

  • Doubles from £460/night

  • Luxury family rooms (4 people) from £545/night

  • Contact the hotel direct and mention the school to get the best rates.

  • 140 Gloucester Road London, SW7 4QH

  • Nearest Underground – Gloucester Road


  • 3 mins walk from Collingham

  • Recently refurbished hotel

  • Mini-kitchen. Free Wifi

  • Delux room (sleeps 4) from £350/night

  • Sign up to members list to get the best rates.

  • 25 Courtfield Gardens London, SW5 0PG

  • Nearest Underground – Earl’s Court


For Half Day students:

  • Weekly highlight: Teacher-led study visit to Kensington museums (Science, Natural History, V&A), Design Museum.
  • Conveniently located, just a 20-25 minute walk away.

For Full Day students:

  • Explore iconic London landmarks with our knowledgeable staff on at least 3 afternoons weekly.
  • Discover the city's rich history at places like Tower Bridge, London Eye, National Gallery, Thames River Cruise, Transport Museum, and Covent Garden.
  • Enjoy exciting activities such as cycling in Battersea Park.
  • All entrance fees are included for a hassle-free experience.


For the best public transport route to/from your accommodation to our schools see

London - Collingham: SW5 0HL (nearest Underground Gloucester Road/Earl’s Court)

Lesson Plan


  • You will be sent a written placement test to do online before arrival
  • On Monday morning you'll be given an oral grading test and placed in class at your level
  • On Tuesday or Wednesday morning you will visit a musuem with your teacher to research information related to your weekly project
  • You'll work with other students in small, multi-national groups to complete your project
  • On Fridays your parents are invited to the presentations. You'll gain confidence, develop presentation skills and share your learning with your family
  • When you finish the course, you'll receive an end-of-course report, a certificate and class photo.
  • A little homework is set each day

Potential projects could involve;

Natural History Museum Visit

  • Project: Extinction Rebellion
  • Content: Present your own live TV show! Interview endangered animals about the changes they are experiencing in their habitats.

Science Museum Visit

  • Project: Top Secret
  • Content: What does it take to be a great spy? Learn the tricks of the trade and create a guide for your international friends.

**V&A Visit: **

  • Project: Historic London
  • Content: Find out about famous Londoners. Create a multi-media timeline about their lives and achievements.

Design Museum Visit:

  • Project: Powerful Packaging
  • Content: From Cornflakes to Coca-cola. Explore what makes eye-catching packaging that is also environmentally friendly.

HALF DAY - For Juniors&Teens | 5-17 years

  • 15 hours' tuition per week (09:00 -12:30h or 13:30 -17:00h) Monday to Friday. Afternoon classes subject to demand
  • Maximum class size: 12 students
  • A highlight of the week is the study visit with your teacher to one of the Kensington museums (Science, Natural History, V&A), Design Museum, a 20-25 minute walk away
  • 5-6 year olds are only accepted if their parent/guardian is studying with us or stays at the school until their child is settled. They do not go on study visits; instead they'll be learning English through fun activities on site

FULL DAY - For Teens | 13-17 years

  • 15 hours' tuition per week + an afternoon program of exciting excursions and activities. Monday to Friday 09.00h - 17.00h
  • Maximum English class size: 12 students. You'll be learning with other students who may only be studying in the mornings
  • Classes are lively and fun. There is an emphasis on improving spoken English whilst learning new grammar and vocabulary
  • On one morning a week you'll be taken on a study visit with your teacher to one of the Kensington museums e.g. Science, Natural History, V&A, Design Museum, a 20-25 minute walk away.

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  • Optional weekly afternoon or evening family social event: approximately £15-£40 per person

  • Courier fee (e.g. for visa invitation letter): If required, £50.


Watch the video to have a sneak peek for your child’s adventures!

Session Dates

Good News! You are not going to pay the full fee today, just a small deposit. After paying today, you will first get an enrollment form, and then receive a booking confirmation.

July - Full Day

Start 7/29/2024
End 8/9/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £1,760

July - Half Day

Start 7/29/2024
End 8/9/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £880

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