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Reviews of Globe English Centre, Exeter, England UK

Total number of reviews: 80
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Globe English Centre, Exeter, England UK
4.3/5.0 
(80 reviews)
City 4.3/5.0 
Organisation 4.5/5.0 
Facilities 4.0/5.0 
Social activities 4.3/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language 4.5/5.0 
Value for money 4.0/5.0 
Accommodation
Host family 4.0/5.0 
Shared Flat 3.9/5.0 
other 4.0/5.0 
Individual Reviews
29. Aug. 2016
1. (54 years)  - 
1. Authentic English - 2 weeks

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23. Aug. 2016
2. (49 years)  - 
2. One-to-one - 2 weeks

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22. Aug. 2016
3. (47 years)  - 
3. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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17. Aug. 2016
4. (49 years)  - 
4. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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The Environment, the teachers' kindness s and the staff in general. For a family it is the ideal school.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Exeter is a very pretty town, the school is well organized.
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My teachers, Glyn and Cassy were super. The lessons with Glyn were very entertaining and motivating
27. Jul. 2016
5. (54 years)  - 
5. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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11. Aug. 2015
6. (16 years)  - 
6. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 3 weeks

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The courses have a good quality and the teachers are very friendly
7. Aug. 2015
7.  -  Germany
7. Business English - 1 week

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the quality of organization and of the teachers
4. May. 2015
8. (25 years)  - 
8. Cambridge Proficiency (CPE) Exam Preparation - 4 weeks

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The friendly, helpful and really experienced teachers. The social activities were interesting and frequent.
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Exeter is a great city, but that's why it's quiet. However, there are several places to go in the evening and the people are friendly.
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Excellent organization.
15. Apr. 2015
9. (13 years)  -  Thailand
9. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 3 weeks

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afternoon activities
15. Apr. 2015
10. (15 years)  -  Thailand
10. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 3 weeks

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field trips
2. Sep. 2014
11. (26 years)  - 
11. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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Do not be scared. It is an experience in full effect. Enjoy it!
11. Aug. 2014
12. (17 years)  - 
12. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 3 weeks

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The proximity of the city center
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The school place students in different groups depending on their language level. This means that you can be separated from your firends.
3. Aug. 2014
13. Debby (19 years)  - 
13. Authentic English - 4 weeks

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23. Jun. 2014
14. (10 years)  -  Saudi Arabia
14. Explorers Course (7-10 years) - 3 weeks

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10. Jun. 2014
15. (47 years)  - 
15. Authentic English - 7 weeks

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The organization and the very good teachers.
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A little pricey, but worth it because you really learn English. I hope I can come back.
6. May. 2014
16. (10 years)  - 
16. Explorers Course (7-10 years) - 1 week

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Everything can be arranged on site
6. May. 2014
17. (13 years)  - 
17. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 1 week

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Complete programme
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Everything can be arranged on site
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Everybody is very friendly and helpful
12. Dec. 2013
18. (47 years)  - 
18. Authentic English - 2 weeks

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Very good teachers.
3. Dec. 2013
19. (12 years)  - 
19. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 4 weeks

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My host family was very friendly and did everything to make me enjoy my stay, they were very attentive to all my needs. The flat was very nice, clean and quiet. Lessons and activities were very interesting.
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I am very grateful to my wonderful school and all teachers. I miss my school and my teachers. I advise everyone to this school.
13. Nov. 2013
20. (16 years)  - 
20. Discovery Course (11-19 ans) - 2 weeks

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meet people coming from other countries
19. Oct. 2013
21. (15 years)  - 
21. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 2 weeks

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Afternoon activities were really awesome! Teachers from Globe were the best I've ever had.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Take swimsuits with you and don't worry. Everything will be alright.
Other comments
I've met many cool people here and I miss them very much.
29. Jul. 2013
22. (9 years)  - 
22. Explorers Course (7-10 years) - 2 weeks

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The afternoon activities for the group of Explorers.
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The teachers are very attentive to the kids and work hard with them. They egrouped according to their level.
29. Jul. 2013
23. (39 years)  - 
23. Authentic English - 2 weeks

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The teachers are very good, very entertaining classes and learned enough, as there is a maximum of 6 students in each class grouped by level.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
The homestay is a lottery, you can suggest whateveryou want but they may not respect all your wishes. Depending on availability they have.
22. Jul. 2013
24. (59 years)  -  Germany
24. Teacher Refresher Course - 2 weeks

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Very good teacher-student ratio! (1:6) Very competent teachers!
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Try to go to a concert in Exeter cathedral!
Other comments
Everything is very well organized. Friendly staff, good atmosphere.
8. Sep. 2012
25. (15 years)  - 
25. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 2 weeks

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the teachers
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the excursions
26. Aug. 2012
26. (15 years)  - 
26. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 2 weeks

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woodland, kayak
21. Aug. 2012
27. (27 years)  -  Germany
27. Business English - 1 week

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The school-building (especially the garden) is very nice. The school takes max. 6 students per class, so the lessons are very intensive.
22. Jul. 2012
28. (13 years)  - 
28. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 2 weeks

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the playful lessons
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excursion
16. Jul. 2012
29. (57 years)  -  Russian Federation
29. Explorers Course (7-10 years), package for 2 children and 1 adult not taking any course - 2 weeks

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The genuine involvement of all the teachers and staff. The teacher of my grandsons - Claire - was really brilliant. Very professional and caring. Many thanks to Darren, who was responsible for afternoon activities.
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I would strongly recommend it to students of all ages. For us it was money well spent.
9. May. 2012
30. Olga (14 years)  - 
30. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 1 week

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9. Apr. 2012
31. Heinz (35 years)  - 
31. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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3. Apr. 2012
32. Natalia (32 years)  - 
32. Main Programme - 1 week

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20. Sep. 2011
33. (30 years)  - 
33. Main Programme - 1 week

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I felt very well taken care of.
6. Sep. 2011
34. Taïna (18 years)  - 
34. Authentic English - 2 weeks

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23. Jun. 2011
35. (12 years)  -  Netherlands
35. Discovery Course (11-19 years) - 3 weeks

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very delicious smoothies at the shopping center
31. Jan. 2011
36. (51 years)  -  Spain
36. Authentic English - 2 weeks

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Ratio teacher student. Professionalism of teachers.
29. Oct. 2010
37. (10 years)  - 
37. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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Small groups of max. 5 people.
25. Oct. 2010
38. Anna Lia (54 years)  - 
38. Authentic English - 2 weeks

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5. Oct. 2010
39. (35 years)  - 
39. Business English - 2 weeks

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Very high quality teachers, social activities and excursions
1. Sep. 2010
40. (18 years)  - 
40. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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everything
1. Sep. 2010
41. (19 years)  - 
41. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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the organization, the teachers.
31. Aug. 2010
42. (51 years)  - 
42. Authentic English - 3 weeks

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The methodology and teachers.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Always speak in English, even among students of the same origin
24. Aug. 2010
43. (17 years)  - 
43. Discovery Course (15-18) - 4 weeks

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kids from other countries.
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the club is not really a disco! the course is easy to attend because the teachers do not make it difficult!
18. May. 2010
44. (15 years)  -  Netherlands
44. Discovery Course (11-14 years) - 1 week

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Very nice teachers and the garden
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Foodbox can be better
18. Apr. 2010
45. (24 years)  - 
45. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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small classes
9. Mar. 2010
46. (56 years)  -  France
46. Main Programme - 1 week

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I came when there were not too many students, so I could speak much more during the course
31. Aug. 2009
47. Louise (16 years)  - 
47. Discovery Course (15-19) - 1 week

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27. Aug. 2009
48. Elena (25 years)  - 
48. Authentic English - 8 weeks

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16. Aug. 2009
49. (16 years)  - 
49. Discovery Course (15-19) - 2 weeks

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The teaching method.
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The activities.
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Was not difficult. Very satisfied.
6. Aug. 2009
50. Milena (52 years)  - 
50. Main Programme - 2 weeks

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I don't think it's right that host families are permissive (at night you can come back home by the 22.00) with 14 year old kids (my son and other friends). I don't think it's right because parents read the regulation, which is not respected by the families.

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