LAL Torbay Junior – Vacation English

For age: 10-11 years
Course duration: 1-4 weeks
Course date: 4 April – 25 April; 6 June – 29 August; 26 September – 17 October
Homestay accommodation with full board

LAL Torbay Junior – Vacation English 12+

For age: 12-17 years
Course duration: 1-4 weeks
Course date: 4 April – 25 April; 6 June – 29 August; 26 September – 17 October
Homestay accommodation with full board

LAL Torbay Junior – Vacation Plus

For age: 13-17 years
Course duration: 1-4 weeks
Course date: 20 June – 22 August; 26 September – 17 October
Homestay accommodation with full board

LAL Torbay Junior – Abitur 30

For age: 16+ years
Course duration: 1-4 weeks
Course date: 4 April – 25 April; 6 June – 29 August; 26 September – 17 October
Homestay accommodation with full board

LAL Torbay Junior – Family

For age: Adults: 18+ years / Young Learners: 5-9 years
Course duration: 1+ weeks
Course date: 4 April – 25 April; 6 June – 29 August
Residence/Homestay accommodation with full board

LAL Torbay Junior – Day

For age: 10+ years
Course duration: 1+ weeks


LAL has more than 25 years of experience in managing young learners from the whole world.
The dedicated welfare staff ensures the top priority – student’s well-being and safety. Legal checks and inspections for hosts and staff will regularly be performed.
Enjoy fun-packed courses and make experiences of your lifetime.
All courses are developed for young learners allowing them to use English in fun and informative ways, using exciting and exciting games, competitions, and projects in live situations, so they continue to learn and enjoy English.
LAL professional teaching staff ensures an excellent learning experience. Liveliness, passion, and caring are taken into consideration finding teachers for Young Learner Courses.
Quiet locations and LAL activity leaders make local attractions and activities safe for having a wonderful time with friends.
Allowing students to feel positive and confident in speaking English is a high priority for all LAL staff.
Over 100 various nationalities are visiting LAL schools each year. This allows young learners to explore local culture together with great new friends from different countries.


Enjoy life by the sea in this year-round school.

Looking for English sea and countryside culture? Torbay has many things to offer, from the many attractions nearby to some amusement parks for a lot of fun. Located in the seaside resort of Paignton, it is one of three towns that make up Torbay.
The is based in a quiet residential area with a short walk away to the town centre and beach.


Come and enjoy some of the beautiful sightseeing tours and excursions such as:

  • Bath

This city offers impressive architecture and many exciting sights. The streets also have many unique selections of stylish independent boutiques combined with the many big-name stores.

  • Tintagel & Bude

Come and enjoy the trip to Tintagel, the legendary home of King Arthur. Explore the remains of his castle. After this, you head off to Bude to enjoy the sights of the coast.

  • Eden project

Explore something different from this eco-experience. There are over a million plants on display inside and outside the biomes.

  • Plymouth & National Marine Aquarium

Come and visit the UK’s largest aquarium. After, discover the history of famous sea voyages around the world that began at Sutton Harbour.

  • Woodlands Adventure Park

This is one of the UK’s biggest indoor adventure centres. Some of the amazing things inside this place include their zoo, a ‘Big Fun Farm’, falcon centre and a wildlife sanctuary.

  • Mini Olympics

You will compete in small teams to undertake a series of tasks and challenges. Each team will go against each other, and scores will be recorded to find out who will win the Mini Olympics.

  • Splashdown Quaywest

Join in the fun at South Devon’s famous water park that is full of slides and pools. It has many different attractions such as thrilling drop slides, exciting drop slides, and fantastic tyre rides with views of the English Riviera. This is a fun and fabulous trip for everyone.

  • Paignton Zoo

This zoo is home to thousands of plants and animals. Visit the many different environments. Cross the desert, savannah, the forest and the tropics while checking out fantastic wildlife.

  • Living Coasts

Visit the coasts that are full of life. Walk with the penguins, and check out the many different species of sea-life like seals, birds and plants.

  • Exeter

Visit this beautiful city which dates back to Roman times. It offers many significant landmarks such as Rougemont Castle and the spectacular St. Peter’s Cathedral.

  • Dartmouth

Come and visit Devon’s maritime town of Dartmouth. This town is based at the mouth of the River Dart right in the centre of the lovely South Hams.

  • Pirate Golf

Now, everybody loves mini-golf. Go against your friends in this pirate-themed mini-golf course.

  • Battlefield Live

This is a thrilling infrared combat game set on a three-acre site built specifically for this purpose. Bring comfortable clothes and go to war with your friends.

  • Cinema

Come and see a blockbuster at the Vue cinema which is located right at the seafront. Enjoy your popcorn and sweets during the film.

  • Bowling

Go against your friends and show off your skills at Torquay’s AMF bowling. After this, enjoy some free time exploring Torquay.

  • Brixham by boat

This port is very famous for its fishing. Check out the Golden Hind – the ship that belonged to Sir Francis Drake. Also, check out Berry Head with its Napoleonic forts.

  • Dartmoor

Visit Dartmoor National Park. This is set in a thousand square miles of the natural landscape. A visit to the village of Widecombe-in-the-Moor is included.



  • Shared rooms
  • Shared bathroom
  • Breakfast, a packed lunch and evening meal are provided by the homestay
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lounge area
  • School cafe
  • Wheelchair access
  • Garden
  • Large and spacious classrooms which are located centrally on campus
  • Audio/visual technology
  • Maximum of 15 students
  • Students tested on arrival for oral and written skills
  • Weekly progress test
  • Students from all over the world
  • 20 English lessons (15 hours per week); 30 English lessons (Abitur 30)
  • Daily daytime and evening activities
  • Placement test
  • School induction
  • Accommodation with full board
  • Local tour
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Top leisure and excursion programme
  • 24-hour supervision and support by LAL staff
  • Catering
  • Transfers – London Heathrow
  • Health and travel insurance