LAL Cape Town

LAL Cape Town, South AfricaLAL

An exciting choice of destinations worldwide

LAL offers a selection of exciting destinations, all with unique features for today’s international students.

As well as the attractive seaside locations of Torbay, Fort Lauderdale, Cape Town and Malta (where our school is known as IELS), LAL’s newest year-round school in London is in Twickenham, by the River Thames in the Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames – one of the capital’s most popular ‘villages.’

We offer further choices for Young Learners in our summer schools, our newest at Fordham University in New York.

*LAL Schools have a free online student guide for every adult student signing up for an LAL course, now called LAL advantage, with study plans, school information, language games and much more..

The School

Set in the heart of fashionable Sea Point, the centre is just a short drive to the V&A Waterfront, Table Mountain and city centre, and only five minutes from the famous Clifton and Camps Bay beaches.

LAL Cape Town occupies a beautiful heritage building which was recently renovated, offering outstanding facilities and service on campus, adding even more comfort during the students’ stay.

Inside the campus, students have the opportunity to socialise with students of different nationalities, offering a social environment which encourages students to practice English during their free time.

The campus is 100% occupied by LAL and is divided into academic (classrooms and self-study room), residential (standard and budget) and entertainment areas.

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Prices for the English School in Cape Town

See the full price list here: LAL Adult Price List 2014

See the latest school brochure here: LAL Adult Brochure 2014

Contact our staff for a detailed price quote: Contact All About Languages

Prices include:

  • English course in Cape Town plus accommodation (where applicable)
  • Internet use at the English school in Cape Town
  • Course certificate
  • Level evaluation
  • Course materialsAccreditations

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Location Cape Town

LAL Cape Town is located in a safe and beautiful commercial/residential area in Sea Point, only 5 minutes from the beachfront, 10 minutes from the city centre and the incredible Table Mountain, which is one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World.

There are plenty of useful places within 10 minutes of LAL, such as restaurants, supermarkets, pharmacies, clubs and pubs.


LAL are experts at Leisure as well as Language.

Whether you are looking for full or half-day tours, cultural events, sporting or adventure opportunities, LAL will help you discover the best of the region through our unbeatable leisure programmes.

Lifelong learning, and experiences that will stay with you forever – all from LAL.

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Course options

General English

General English is our basic English course which is ideal if you want to improve your language skills while having plenty of free time on your language holiday.

You will study all the key skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking, and the course includes grammar and vocabulary too. The focus is on spoken English for everyday situations.

Intensive English

Intensive English is a group course which is ideal for learning everyday English with an emphasis on fluent communication and practical language skills. This is a group course with classes of up to 12 or 15 people. This course adds an additional 7.5 hours of English to your core course.

The additional 10 afternoon lessons each week will give you the opportunity to put into practice the new language learnt in the General English Course.

Business English

Our Business English Course is topic based and designed to provide a flexible learning programme.

The focus is on functional language in specific situations.

The lessons are largely task based and are planned to extend vocabulary, improve pronunciation, provide practice and develop confidence and fluency in a lively and communicative way. The course is suitable for students who would like to be effective communicators in a variety of business contexts.

Exam Preparation

This option allows maximum flexibility and can be added to any of LAL’s programmes.

Private tuition gives you the opportunity to focus on individual needs – extra work on pronunciation, vocabulary building or English related to your business or professional life.

We even offer a web-based course so you can study at home, or improve your English further before or after a traditional course.


School Residence

319 Main Road Cape Town

Ideally located in a very safe, convenient and beautiful area in Sea Point, students will find restaurants, supermarkets, pharmacies, clubs, pubs and other amenities close by.

Off Campus Student Residence

237 High Level Road, Sea Point, 8005, Cape Town

variety of en-suite single and twin rooms.  Single and twin rooms with shared bathroom are also available. This residence has pets.

The residence is ideally located in a very safe, convenient and beautiful area in Sea Point with restaurants, supermarkets, pharmacies, clubs, pubs and other amenities.

Host Families – Cape Town

This popular choice of accommodation is ideal for students who are interested in experiencing life with a South African host first hand and practicing their English regularly.

LAL Cape Town host families have been working with LAL for some time. They are all experienced and will help students improve their English in a warm and sociable environment.

LAL selected host families can be families with children, a couple, a single parent, or a single person.

The Ritz Hotel

Cape Town Ritz Main Road Cape TownLocated just off the main bustling entertainment street of Sea Point, the Ritz Hotel is a short walk to the popular Sea Point promenade and a 10 minute walk from the school.

There are 222 rooms, bars, conference rooms and parking facilities.

The revolving restaurant (Top of the Ritz) is situated on the 21st floor, and revolves one full circle every 90 minutes, revealing unsurpassed evening views of twinkling lights, illuminated Table Mountain and the moonlight on the bay.

LAL Cape Town

319 Main Road
Sea Point
8005 Cape Town
South Africa

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