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Reviews of Limerick Language Centre, Limerick, Ireland

Total number of reviews: 135
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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Limerick Language Centre, Limerick, Ireland
4.2/5.0 
(135 reviews)
City 3.6/5.0 
Organisation 4.3/5.0 
Facilities 3.9/5.0 
Social activities 3.2/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language 4.4/5.0 
Value for money 4.0/5.0 
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Host family 4.1/5.0 
Shared Flat 4.2/5.0 
other 4.0/5.0 
Individual Reviews
28. Jul. 2016
1. (39 years)  - 
1. Intensive English - 2 weeks

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30. May. 2016
2. (31 years)  -  Japan
2. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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Very friendly
5. May. 2016
3. (60 years)  - 
3. Standard English - GE20 - 3 weeks

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It is an excellent school that allows you to feel welcome and supported at every age.
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Excellent
11. Apr. 2016
4. (27 years)  - 
4. Standard English - GE20 - 1 week

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The variety of nationalities.
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The house was not bad in terms of treatment, but we were placed in an unheated attic (and it was very cold) and the mattresses were full of bulges (But very exaggerated!).
24. Feb. 2016
5. (40 years)  - 
5. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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The school has a familiar atmosphere, from the first day you are welcomed stupendously and that gives you confidence to dare to speak.
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In my case, my teachers were great, the theory is somehow hard and you must work fast. What I saw is that a good result is achieved in 6 months, studying hard and practicing quite a lot. In my class more than half of us spoke Spanish, but you have to care that people only communicate in English with you. Staying at a host family was a great idea because you learn a lot and a great practice.
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The school is very good regarding to language orientation, price and quality. Teachers which corresponded me were excellent, but one more than the other, I need to clarify. If you feel that there is no connection between the method-teacher and you, inform the coordinator Alan for him to collaborate with you on time.
30. Nov. 2015
6. (32 years)  - 
6. Standard English - GE20 - 8 weeks

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26. Oct. 2015
7. (30 years)  -  Brazil
7. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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I liked the people, the teacher, the activities. All was very nice!
5. Oct. 2015
8. (32 years)  - 
8. Intensive English - 2 weeks

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21. Sep. 2015
9. (55 years)  - 
9. Standard English - GE20 - 3 weeks

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Decide the type of accommodation: in a studio, you will not speak enough English.
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Recommended. Teachers are demanding but very accessible. Good teaching resources.
31. Aug. 2015
10. (18 years)  -  Spain
10. Standard English - GE20 - 3 weeks

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If you aren't in your real level, you have to speak with the school's direction. I didn't have any problem.
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Very good school.
3. Aug. 2015
11. (39 years)  - 
11. Intensive English - 1 week

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Good walking shoes.
14. Jul. 2015
12. (34 years)  - 
12. Standard English - GE20 - 8 weeks

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The teachers are very good at teaching and they are lovely
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You should stay with a family, you learn more.
13. Jul. 2015
13. (30 years)  - 
13. Intensive English - 4 weeks

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Lovely friendly atmosphere in the school. Teachers are highly qualified.
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In a student apartment no towels, everything else was great.
13. Jul. 2015
14. Jacobo (17 years)  - 
14. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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Good experience
7. Jul. 2015
15. (51 years)  - 
15. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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the teachers
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You must start studying grammar before the leaving
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small friendly language center
6. Jul. 2015
16. (22 years)  - 
16. Standard English - GE20 - 5 weeks

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Small groups of up to 8 people. Professional and efficient teachers.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Pay online for the transport ticckets. You may save about 10-15% of the price. Always have handy a rain jacket.
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The school is located in a strategic point for all public transports.
29. Jun. 2015
17. Silvia (24 years)  - 
17. Standard English - GE20 - 2 weeks

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22. Jun. 2015
18. (25 years)  - 
18. Intensive English - 3 weeks

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Do not forget the umbrella and never trust the weather.
8. Jun. 2015
19. Veronika (33 years)  - 
19. Standard English - GE20 - 1 week

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22. May. 2015
20. Ignacy (37 years)  - 
20. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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6. Apr. 2015
21. (36 years)  - 
21. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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Relaxed atmosphere to speak English
3. Nov. 2014
22. (39 years)  - 
22. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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The teachers (I loved them), meeting such good classmates and the excellent atmosphere.
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A great experience I highly recommend. I might come back next year.
21. Oct. 2014
23. (48 years)  - 
23. Standard English - GE20 - 3 weeks

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It is homey and there was a big room to chat with other students. I liked meeting people there.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
It is better to stay with a family, if you can afford it. That way you practice more English and have to think in English all the time.
Other comments
Maybe I needed a few more activities after class. But I enjoyed myself.
6. Oct. 2014
24. (40 years)  - 
24. Standard English - GE20 - 8 weeks

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The staff is very friendly, good atmosphere.
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You should not only visit Limerick but also the travel around Ireland.
11. Sep. 2014
25. Patrick (25 years)  - 
25. Standard English - GE20 - 2 weeks

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21. Aug. 2014
26. (23 years)  - 
26. Standard English - GE20 - 3 weeks

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direct contact with students of different nationalities which allowed me to speak a lot in English, small classes, teachers are well prepared
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The town is small
12. Aug. 2014
27. Carla (31 years)  - 
27. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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11. Aug. 2014
28. (38 years)  - 
28. Intensive English - 4 weeks

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the availability of the teachers
24. Jul. 2014
29. (29 years)  - 
29. Standard English - GE20 - 10 weeks

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from the Director to the teachers, really a great place!
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
don't worry ;)
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very good experience..
8. Apr. 2014
30.  - 
30. Intensive English - 4 weeks

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A warm friendly atmosphere, the teachers' attitude to students
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A lot of students from Arab countries, who at every opportunity try to speak their own language, even during the lesson. Teachers practically do not react at this. And it's not very good for learning English.
7. Apr. 2014
31. (80 years)  - 
31. Standard English - GE20 - 4 weeks

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Punctuality of the other students
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Overall I really enjoyed the two teachers I had
9. Dec. 2013
32. Marie (23 years)  - 
32. Standard English - GE20 - 1 week

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28. Aug. 2013
33. Belén (20 years)  - 
33. Standard English - 4 weeks

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Normally. homestays are far from the school and the student residence, so it is hard to meet people. I was really lucky because my host family lived near the student residence. From what I saw, this rarely happens.
24. Aug. 2013
34. (30 years)  - 
34. Standard English - 2 weeks

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the teachers were very patient and available
7. Aug. 2013
35. (17 years)  -  Spain
35. Standard English - 4 weeks

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The cheerful atmosphere, with students and with teachers.
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The activities which are prepared by the school.
13. May. 2013
36. (31 years)  - 
36. Intensive English - 3 weeks

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Personalised.
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I requested an apartment, and I think I would have improved my English better if I had requested a family.
27. Feb. 2013
37. (27 years)  - 
37. Intensive English - 8 weeks

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It's not really a teacher-student connection, it's more a type of friendship between the staff and students. Maybe you should book the standard course at first and then decide whether you need the intensive or not.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
If you really want to get in touch with the Irish Culture, go to a host family and ask them about everything. Then you won't stay there as a guest. You'll be a part of their family and go to Pubs etc. where you get in touch with more Irish people and practice your skills. Try to organise a group of students, rent a car and travel around! Ireland was worth every € and Limerick, as ugly as it is, is right in the middle of places like Cork, Galway (Aran Islands, Cliffs), Killarney, Dingle, Ring of Kerry etc. etc. Don't be shy, enjoy your time and take your time to fall in love with Guinness:)
3. Feb. 2013
38. (36 years)  - 
38. Intensive English - 1 week

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26. Dec. 2012
39. (24 years)  - 
39. Standard English - 4 weeks

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How it is structured, teachers, and the professionalily of the school in general.
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The Irish are funny!
22. Oct. 2012
40. (22 years)  - 
40. Standard English - 4 weeks

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I really liked the small group size, therefore we had a lot of time to improve our speaking skills.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Frank McCourt Museum: if you read the book, you will be able to see the reconstructed class room of Frank. But also for all the others there are many interesting things to learn.
14. Sep. 2012
41. (24 years)  - 
41. Standard English - 4 weeks

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Very nice teachers
11. Sep. 2012
42. (23 years)  -  Germany
42. Standard English - 10 weeks

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The teachers and the conversation during the classes.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Bring towels, toilet paper and mould remover to Grove Island.
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Students with inadequate language skills in the advanced class.
4. Sep. 2012
43. (22 years)  - 
43. HF - MEC3 (20h/semana + Casa de familia - Hab. compartida) - 3 weeks

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Good teacher and atmosphere
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Killarney and other bus trips
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Nothing to say, excellent teacher
2. Sep. 2012
44. (31 years)  - 
44. Standard English - 3 weeks

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The pedagogy adnd the very welcoming school environment!
3. Aug. 2012
45. Liudmila (51 years)  -  Russian Federation
45. Intensive English - 2 weeks

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24. Jul. 2012
46. (19 years)  - 
46. Standard English - 4 weeks

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the teaching method
2. Jul. 2012
47. (22 years)  - 
47. Intensive English - 12 weeks

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the teachers are great and help a lot
25. Nov. 2011
48. Fernando (49 years)  -  Spain
48. Standard English - 6 weeks

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17. Oct. 2011
49. (38 years)  -  Spain
49. Standard English - 4 weeks

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Dont speak Spanish
11. Oct. 2011
50. (26 years)  - 
50. Standard English - 4 weeks

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The teachers and the atmosphere.

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