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Reviews of Anglo-Continental, Bournemouth, England UK

Total number of reviews: 50
NOTE: All reviews are authentic. Only students who booked their course through us can publish evaluations here, and only after the end of their programme. These evaluations then are not manipulated in any way, neither by us nor by the school, and can be trusted as honest opinions about personal experiences with the school.

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Anglo-Continental, Bournemouth, England UK
3.9/5.0 
(50 reviews)
City 4.2/5.0 
Organisation 4.1/5.0 
Facilities 3.9/5.0 
Social activities 3.6/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language 3.9/5.0 
Value for money 3.5/5.0 
Accommodation
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Shared Flat 4.2/5.0 
other 3.6/5.0 
Individual Reviews
7. Sep. 2016
1. (17 years)  - 
1. Semi-Intensive (G-1.25) - 2 weeks

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I liked the teachers, the activities organized by them to improve the knowledge of the English language, the structure and all its staff, including the cafeteria and the students'support too.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
You must know that learning English at Anglo Continental is an opportunity not to be missed, because it can train you for your future job.
Other comments
School that deserves a lot and very qualified, if you want to learn English in a serious way, the school is very beautiful and well equipped.
5. Sep. 2016
2. (20 years)  - 
2. Semi-Intensive (G-1.25) - 2 weeks

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the teachers, the activities, the staff availability
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anything because everything is already explained in minute detail
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just perfect
5. Sep. 2016
3. (16 years)  - 
3. Semi-Intensive (G-1.25) - 2 weeks

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the teachers, the cleanliness, the organization
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all perfect
12. Jun. 2015
4. (68 years)  - 
4. Club 50+ - 2 weeks

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25. Aug. 2013
5. (17 years)  - 
5. Vacation Program (16-19 years) - Wimborne - 3 weeks

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Anglo Continental hosts a large mix of students from different countries which really accentuates the change of scenery and brings us to speak English with other students. The teachers are friendly and open, while ensuring quality teaching. Activities are always lively and the staff is great! Places are really nice especially the cafeteria and gardens
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
sports activities on the beach. visits outside Bournemouth organized by school.
Other comments
Only downside : the evaluation test led me to a level slightly below the one I was expecting and despite another test, I was not allowed to pass to a higher level. I got a bit bored as I was learning again some points I had already seen before.
23. Aug. 2013
6. (16 years)  -  Saudi Arabia
6. Semi-Intensive (G-1.25) - 8 weeks

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Nothing.
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School management is very poor and requires improvement.
21. Jun. 2013
7. (59 years)  - 
7. Semi-Intensive (G-1.25) - 2 weeks

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The teachers Seem to have an excellent preparation.
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Yes, they should not miss the free classes. The teachers are great.
22. Aug. 2012
8. (30 years)  -  Spain
8. Standard (G-1.20) - 2 weeks

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I liked the teachers. And the timetable.
7. Aug. 2012
9. (11 years)  - 
9. Young Learners Course (10-15 years) - Wimborne - 2 weeks

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The lively lessons but too many games during the lessons.
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Too many shopping during excursions
5. Jun. 2012
10. (41 years)  -  Netherlands
10. English for Business Communication - 3 weeks

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scale and options
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large restaurant area
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friendly atmosphere, no homework
8. Nov. 2011
11. (34 years)  - 
11. Intensive (G-1.30) - 12 weeks

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Central located, the service
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Only recommended for the summer.
2. Sep. 2011
12. (24 years)  - 
12. Standard (G-1.20) - 3 weeks

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What I've liked the most was meeting people from around the world. This encouraged me to speak English in order to communicate with them. We also have teachers coaching us to speak English with very interesting courses and working methods.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
the beach, the Square, Poole, Chrischurch.
30. Aug. 2011
13. (45 years)  -  Spain
13. Standard (G-1.20) - 2 weeks

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the garden
9. Sep. 2010
14. (52 years)  - 
14. Executive Programme - Intensive Group Study - 4 weeks

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Uniqueness.
8. Sep. 2010
15. (12 years)  -  Netherlands
15. Young Learners Course (10-15 years) - Wimborne - 7 weeks

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Homestay Young Learners Wimborne
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The social activities.
7. Sep. 2010
16. (21 years)  - 
16. Standard (G-1.20) - 2 weeks

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The excellent organization
10. Aug. 2010
17. (16 years)  - 
17. Vacation Program (16-19 years) - Wimborne - 3 weeks

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The learning atmostphere.
10. Aug. 2010
18. (16 years)  -  Denmark
18. Vacation Program (16-19 years) - Wimborne - 3 weeks

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All the different students.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
bring your own laptop.
Other comments
i dont think there is enough computers on the school.
19. Jul. 2010
19. (46 years)  - 
19. Intensive - 2 weeks

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The teaching method, the right breaks between lessons, the fun of communicating in English with people from all around the world.
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the rooms are too small for the number of participants and the student's number must not exceed 12 otherwise the attention for the lesson will decrase,the timeto talk for everyone is very little too, and the workgroup become very difficult.I'm 10 years experienced in this area and I have a really excellent opinion of this school.
6. Oct. 2009
20. (56 years)  - 
20. Special Programme for the Over 50 - 2 weeks

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Very beautiful trips and nice personnel.
5. Oct. 2009
21. (56 years)  - 
21. Special Programme for the Over 50 - 2 weeks

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The friendly and kindly manners of the teachers and the rest of staff
19. Aug. 2009
22. (16 years)  - 
22. Intensive - 3 weeks

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Teachers were really kind.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Try to speak with many people in English!
2. Jul. 2009
23. (65 years)  - 
23. Special Programme for the Over 50 - 2 weeks

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sparetime activities, restaurant, surroundings
16. Nov. 2008
24. (24 years)  - 
24. Standard - 3 weeks

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Student Lloyds Hotel
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The teachers and the organization.
15. Nov. 2008
25. (24 years)  - 
25. Standard - 3 weeks

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the teachers, they are very goods
22. Oct. 2008
26. (20 years)  -  Spain
26. Standard - 3 weeks

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Student Lloyds Hotel
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place for eat
22. Oct. 2008
27. Rosa María (20 years)  -  Spain
27. Standard - 3 weeks

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16. Sep. 2008
28. (34 years)  -  Italy
28. Intensive - 5 weeks

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30. Aug. 2008
29. (32 years)  -  Italy
29. English for Medical Practice - 2 weeks

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the wireless line and the nice teachers
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I think the classrooms organization should be reviewed; I found to much students who speak the same language (italian, arabic)
12. Jul. 2008
30. (59 years)  -  Italy
30. Standard - 1 week

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many people of different countries
3. Jan. 2008
31. (27 years)  - 
31. Intensive - 3 weeks

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teachers ok!!!
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student need more talking practice
13. Aug. 2007
32. Vittorio (18 years)  - 
32. General intensive - 2 weeks

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9. Aug. 2007
33. (16 years)  - 
33. Young learners - 2 weeks

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the lessons,the teachers,my classmates and the members of the staff
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
you will have a lot of fun!!!
Other comments
I didn't like the trips. Why didn't we go to London? And I didn't like so much the activities, they were all the same.
11. Oct. 2006
34. Nuria Pilar (22 years)  - 
34. General Intensive Course - 4 weeks

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27. Sep. 2006
35. (58 years)  - 
35. Special Programme for the Over 50\'s - 2 weeks

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coordination and kindness of the employees
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
keep in touch with your teacher to make progress.
Other comments
With complements!
24. Apr. 2006
36. (38 years)  - 
36. Standard - 4 weeks

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The lessons of the teacher Nigel.
15. Feb. 2006
37.  - 
37. Intensive - 8 weeks

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the exchange with the other students
28. Jul. 2005
38. (22 years)  - 
38. General

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A small school, not very big. Good!
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Daily Tours, information at reception available. very good!
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small and personal contact to teacher is possible. Good service at reception. Would go there again....
26. Sep. 2004
39. (19 years)  - 
39. General

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the movie nights
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
go to London for a weekend
24. Sep. 2004
40. (16 years)  - 
40. Junior (<18 years)

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There are very nice teachers and you can meet some interesting people!
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
warm clothes and a happy smiling!
Other comments
It was a very interesting time there. I was 2 weeks there and it wasn´t enough time to look around England and Bournemoth. I will come back when I'll be older!
19. Sep. 2004
41. (28 years)  - 
41. General

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good organized activities (in summer)
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good school, good and kind teacher, not too big.
16. Sep. 2004
42. Anonymous  - 

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As usual, the quality of the lessons depend on the teacher. And there are teachers in the shool, they are quite good, but others are annoying and you do not learn much. As a student, staying just for two weeks, it is very difficult to get as much as you want, because other students, who are attending the school for months are at an other learning level and if there are some, who are leaving, the teacher make no stress to the end, but this is not your end of the time! All in all, I would say: for longer courses, may be it is intereting to go there, but not for a short visit, which should be very intensive.
15. Sep. 2004
43. (26 years)  - 
43. General

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other
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There was a very friendly staff
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You have to get a lot of money from Spain
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I love Sorony!!! Kerry, G.Jefry, Kevin, Cristina, Jonathan, Dorota, are the best!!!
8. Sep. 2004
44. (15 years)  -  Russian
44. General

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teachers
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poor organization
27. Aug. 2004
45. (21 years)  - 
45. Super Intensive (+35h)

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people are like a family
5. Feb. 2004
46. (21 years)  -  Schweiz
46. General

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the movie evenings
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warm clothes!!!!
25. Sep. 2003
47. David  - 
47. Junior (<18 years)

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19. Sep. 2003
48. (17 years)  -  España
48. General

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Teachers and the atmosphere in class.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Bring a lot of money!
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I has a blast in Bornemouth. My English is much better now.
21. Aug. 2003
49. (15 years)  -  Germany
49. General

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There were 2 films a week and everybody was nice.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Eat at Pasa in Charminster Road.
Other comments
If someone wants more information or photos just send me an e-mail [email protected]
29. Jul. 2002
50. (18 years)  -  Germany
50. General

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films they showed in the evenings, lectures, all people (teachers+students)very friendly
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
try to speak English all day, also with students from your country
Other comments
When I wanted to change my host family, school has helped as soon as possible

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