English Homestay

 “Aprender un idioma es tener una ventana más desde la que observar el mundo.”  
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Living with your teacher is an effective way to learn English. You will spend your days either in class or on an adventure, all the while learning and using English skills. English home stays are organized for individuals or families. Contact us for more details regarding what is included, i.e. meals, accommodations , transportation, classes, activities etc.

Location

Our Language House is located on the edge of the San Juan National Forest in Durango, Colorado. Durango is a Colorado town of 20,000 people in the southwest corner of the United States.

Activities

This area, known as the four corners, offers the mountains of Colorado, the desert of northern New Mexico, and the unique deserts of southern Utah. It is known for its outdoor activities such as skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, hiking, swimming, cycling, mountain biking, stand up paddle boarding, and river rafting. Many sites of cultural importance are also nearby such as Mesa Verde National Park, Chimney Rock, Aztec Ruins, and others.

Accommodations

Our Language House offers a large bedroom with two double beds, and private bathroom with shower, in addition to a small bedroom with two twin beds and private bathroom with shower and tub. We can accommodate up to six people in one reservation and we only accept one reservation at a time. In this way we can assure you a personalized itinerary and the best English instruction. Laundry facilities are available. Bed linen is changed once each week.

Meals

Breakfasts and lunches are prepared in house and include healthy fresh food. Let us know if you have special dietary requirements. Dinners can be arranged or you can choose one of Durango’s tasty restaurants. Homestay Immersion English includes one dinner party with native English speakers. Each day includes one happy hour cocktail.

Transportation

Transportation is provided to all activities that have been arranged. Airport transfer from DRO to Our Language House is included.

Classes

English classes are taught in Our Language House by a highly qualified instructor experienced in teaching adults and children. The English language learning continues throughout the day during your chosen activities. You can arrange for the teacher to accompany you or you can choose to do the activities on your own to try out your language skills.