Our Bath Residential Summer Centre is based at Downside School.
This classic 'Harry Potter'-style English boarding school is one of the oldest and most prestigious private schools in the country.
Downside occupies a beautiful 500-acre estate at the foot of the Mendip Hills and offers excellent facilities.
The centre is ideally situated just 30 minutes south of the city of Bath, in Somerset, and three hours from London.
London Heathrow (LHR), 103 miles/ 165 km
Bristol Airport (BRS), 17 miles/ 27 km
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Mix of traditional accommodation embedded in the stunning main quad in addition to separate and self-contained boarding houses.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner provided every day.
Lunch and dinner are usually hot; on excursion days students are given a packed lunch.
Vegetarian always available. Others available on request.View location factsheet
15 hours of English lessons per week plus full programme of sports, activities and excursions.
Everything the Summer Course offers plus 6 hours per week of professional tennis coaching (on-site).
Everything the Summer Course offers plus 6 hours per week of horse riding tuition at local approved riding stables.
Everything the Summer Course offers plus 6 hours per week of Harry Potter themed activities.
Core activities for Summer Course students include:
Students learn how to cook traditional British and international food, and make a range of dishes from start to finish. Students also learn about food hygiene.
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