Since 1970, Hilderstone College has built an international reputation for running top quality courses for adult students and teachers from all over the world.
They aim to provide students with the highest levels of quality in all aspects of their course – teaching, homestay accommodation, college facilities, and the varied social programme. We want to ensure that students benefit as much as possible from their time at the College. Hilderstone is accredited by the British Council, and is a member of English UK and IALC.
The College offers a wide range of open enrolment courses for adults
- Minimum age 16
- Intensive English
- Academic English and IELTS
- Cambridge English CAE and FCE
- Maximum class size 12
- Average class size 8
Hilderstone College is situated on the south-east coast of England, in the centre of Broadstairs, a beautiful seaside town with golden, sandy beaches. Broadstairs is just 80minutes from London by high speed train, and 30 minutes from the vibrant city of Canterbury.
The town is attractive and friendly with excellent residential areas within walking distance. There is a wide choice of small shops, restaurants, coffee bars and pubs in the town centre and on the seafront. Not far from the College is a modern shopping centre, and there are cinemas, swimming pools, parks and sports facilities in the local area.
- Afternoon sports: football, tennis, swimming, volleyball, badminton…
- Evening activities: live music, karaoke, salsa dancing, magic evenings, folk dancing…
- Weekly talks: the Royal Family, History and Geography of London, Early British History…
- Weekly half-day and full-day excursions: Canterbury, Dover Castle, London, Oxford,Cambridge, Windsor Castle…
The College has excellent facilities including a large common room, multimedia Learning Centre, free Wi-Fi, a cafeteria, pool table, table tennis, and use of a large hall/theatre on site.
They offer comfortable homestay single-bedroom accommodation with friendly, caring hosts, within walking distance of the College. In home-stays where there is more than one student, we take care to place students together who do not speak the same language.
Ask us for the 2018 brochure!