International House, Lisbon, Portugal

International House

Students rated International House, Lisbon : 4.3/5.0   (38 reviews)

1. Lisbon  

Events which might make your stay even more interesting in Lisbon:

Feira da Ladra (Flea market) (01.Jan.2014 - 31.Dec.2014), Lisboa Story Centre (01.Jan.2014 - 31.Dec.2014), Museu do Fado (02.Jan.2014 - 30.Dec.2014)

Other Portuguese schools in Lisbon offering Portuguese coursesCIAL Centro de Linguas 4.2/5.0  , Study & Live in your Teacher's Home

2. International House

General Information

The language school International House was founded in Lisbon, Portugal in 1963. The school is located in a mixed business and residential area of the city, within easy walking distance of the Gulbenkian Foundation with its priceless art collection. The Edward VII Park, with its cool, verdant walks, botanical gardens and magnificent sweeping views over the city and the River Tagus is also located close to the school.

The school address is: Rua Marques Sa da Bandeira, 16, 1050-148 - Lisbon (Portugal).


Facilities

Daily press, free after-class access to language learning software, lounge, auditorium, rooftop terrace, balcony / terrace, copy machine, printer for student use, free water dispenser, free WIFI


Classroom equipment

Air conditioning, heating, ample natural light in all classrooms.
TV in most classrooms.
Electronic whiteboard in some classrooms.


Accreditations and Quality seals

IHWO


Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Lisbon/Portela.  It takes 20 minutes by Car to school.


Average no. of students: Adult courses in summer: 14
Adult courses throughout the year: 9
Junior courses in summer: 6
Junior courses throughout the year: 3
Average no. of levels: Adult courses in summer: 6
Adult courses throughout the year: 6
Junior courses in summer: 6
Junior courses throughout the year: 6
Number of classrooms: 16
Number of public workstations: 12
Portuguese teacher qualifications: 100 % hold a university degree
100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Average age of students: in summer: 23 years
throughout the year: 30 years
Minimum age of students: 16 years
6 years for specific Junior courses
Student nationalities: China 2 %
Germany 4 %
England 6 %
France 4 %
Holland 2 %
Russia 9 %
Sweden 2 %
Libya 3 %
Iran 2 %
 
Italy 2 %
Japan 4 %
Switzerland 2 %
Spain 7 %
USA 4 %
Turkey 3 %
Israel 2 %
Venezuela 2 %
Chile 3 %  
School also offers courses to learn English, French, German, Spanish

All prices in € (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.  The 5% DISCOUNT on the tuition fee will automatically be deducted on receipt of your registration.

Click on course you are interested in to see full details.
Show details of all courses

Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in € 630 1190 1700 2255 2855 3445 3905 4510 5700 7065 630
Less than 4 students: 20 weekly lessons instead of 25.
Starting dates 2014: 06.Jan.2014, 20.Apr.2014, 03.Feb.2014, 17.Feb.2014, 10.Mar.2014, 24.Mar.2014, 28.Apr.2014, 12.May.2014, 26.May.2014, 09.Jun.2014, 23.Jun.2014, 07.Jul.2014, 26.Jul.2014, 04.Aug.2014, 18.Aug.2014, 01.Sep.2014, 15.Sep.2014, 29.Sep.2014, 13.Oct.2014, 27.Oct.2014, 10.Nov.2014, 24.Nov.2014, 08.Dec.2014.
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:30  - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00  - 16:00
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in € 355 690 994 1267 1622 1957 2261 2534 3224 3801 345
Less than 4 students: 15 weekly lessons instead of 20.
Starting dates 2014: 06.Jan.2014, 20.Apr.2014, 03.Feb.2014, 17.Feb.2014, 10.Mar.2014, 24.Mar.2014, 28.Apr.2014, 12.May.2014, 26.May.2014, 09.Jun.2014, 23.Jun.2014, 07.Jul.2014, 26.Jul.2014, 04.Aug.2014, 18.Aug.2014, 01.Sep.2014, 15.Sep.2014, 29.Sep.2014, 13.Oct.2014, 27.Oct.2014, 10.Nov.2014, 24.Nov.2014, 08.Dec.2014.
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:30  - 14:30
Afternoon: 15:00  - 21:00
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in € 1120 2000 2850 3800 4750 5700 6650 7600 9500 11400 950
Starting dates Every Day .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:00  - 13:00
Afternoon: 13:00  - 20:00
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in € 1000 2000 3000 4000 5000 6000 7000 8000 10000 12000 1000
Starting dates Every Day .
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in € 780 1560 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Course price includes accommodation: Homestay, Single room, No meals

Also includes 5 cultural visits a week.
Starting dates 2014: 01.Jul.2014, 15.Jul.2014, 12.Aug.2014.
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in € -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 470
Starting dates 2014: 06.Jan.2014, 23.Apr.2014.
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Afternoon: 17:00  - 21:00
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
School also offers courses to learn English, French, German, Spanish
> Note: All courses offered by International House, Lisbon can be booked online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just mention the course description in the comment field of the online registration form.
Calculate Price of Course and Accommodation (optional) Register here for International House at<br/>Guaranteed Lowest Price worldwide & get 5% Discount
Lesson duration (minutes): 55 minutes
Exams offered: Academic Preparation ,  CAPLE (Centro de Avaliação de
Average examination results: 98% at Academic Preparation
98% at CAPLE (Centro de Avaliação de
Language school closed: In 2014 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01.Jan.2014, 20.Feb.2014, 03.Mar.2014 - 05.Mar.2014, 06.Apr.2014, 07.Apr.2014 - 19.Apr.2014, 25.Apr.2014, 01.May.2014, 26.May.2014, 10.Jun.2014, 13.Jun.2014, 15.Aug.2014, 05.Oct.2014, 01.Nov.2014, 01.Dec.2014, 08.Dec.2014, 20.Dec.2014 - 31.Dec.2014
In 2015 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01.Jan.2015, 16.Feb.2015 - 18.Feb.2015, 25.Mar.2015 - 05.Apr.2015, 25.Apr.2015, 01.May.2015, 10.Jun.2015, 15.Aug.2015, 08.Dec.2015, 19.Dec.2015 - 31.Dec.2015
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school): Portuguese, French, Spanish, English, Italian
Comments about courses: There is an inscription fee of 50,00 euro ONLY for the Non-Intensive Course and the Preparation for the Camoes Institute Exam Course.

4. Accommodation

click here for 2015 prices 

Click on accommodation you are interested in to see full details.
Show details of all accommodations

weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 120 215 310 390 120 60
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night: 22 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 10 minutes walking
Includes: TV, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi (wireless LAN) in building, Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 0
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 162 310 425 570 162 60
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per room
Price extra night: 34 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
Distance from school: 10 minutes walking
Includes: TV, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 0
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 120 215 310 390 120 60
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Five minutes from the beach and 45 minutes from Centre of Lisbon. These accommodations have also a swimming pool and very good facilities, transports to and from Lisbon every other hour (until 21.00).
Price extra night: 22 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 45 minutes by public transport
Includes: TV, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi (wireless LAN) in building, Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 0
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 330 715 1100 1485 385 60
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price per night may vary: 55-60€
Price extra night: 55 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 10 minutes walking
Includes: TV, Phone, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 0
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 480 1040 1600 2160 560 60
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price per night may vary: 80-90€.
Price extra night: 80 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 10 minutes walking
Includes: TV, Phone, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 0
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 270 585 900 1215 315 60
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price per night may vary: 45-50€ per night/person.
Price extra night: 45 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
Distance from school: 10 minutes walking
Includes: TV, Phone, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 0
Maximum age of students: 0
Calculate Price of Course and Accommodation (optional) Register here for International House at<br/>Guaranteed Lowest Price worldwide & get 5% Discount
Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? no
Single room on request
Optional airport transfer: Portela (LIS): for 60 € (one way)
Taxi costs about 25 € to the city center

5. Leisure activities

Leisure activities: activity possible course possible organized by school distance from school
Diving     2 km
Golf     14 km
Horse riding     1 km
Mountainbiking     12 km
Music     1 km
Sailing     3 km
Squash     0.5 km
Swimming     3 km
Tennis     1 km
Volleyball     1 km
Windsurfing     10 km
Yoga     300 km
Examples of social activities
organised by language school:
cultural visits around Lisbon, fado show and Port wine tasting

6. Reviews

 
Overall rating 4.3/5.0 
(38 reviews)
City 4.7/5.0 
Organisation 4.1/5.0 
Facilities 3.7/5.0 
Social activities 3.5/5.0 
Course Quality / Progress in language 4.6/5.0 
Value for money 4.0/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family 3.9/5.0 
Shared flat (apartment) 4.0/5.0 
Other 4.0/5.0 
Students liked about International House, Lisbon
"My huge progress!" - (16 years)
"The organisation, extremely efficient. " - (21 years)
"Paula is an excellent teacher, and Anna does everything possible to make sure students are happy." - (22 years)
"The school's atmosphere is very friendly and familiar. the classes have been fun and very diversified. i would definitely recommend the school." - (34 years)
"I really loved the personality of my teacher. Her dedication to giving classes, her knowledge of her country's history and her sense of humor made my classes very interesting. This school is to be recommended!" - (43 years)
All 38 reviews of International House

8. Course Price Calculator - Quote

years
Course
Loading data. Please wait.
[+]
/ +
Select Starting date (optional)

Number of weeks
weeks
Optional additional private lessons
price on request + /
Organize accommodation myself
Type of accommodation
Loading data. Please wait.
[+]
/ +
Arrival date (optional)
Click Here to Pick up the date
Departure date (optional)
Click Here to Pick up the date
5% Discount on the price of the course
-
Total amount
=

BOOK online at lowest price
Book with our service guarantees:
Our Service Guarantees Our Service Guarantees Our Service Guarantees Our Service Guarantees
Lowest Price Guarantee
Not only will we match the lower course price, but even undercut it by another 5%.
Additional Information
Prices include:
  • Organized activities
  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • For junior courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program
  • For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week
  • Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students
Course material: Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.
All offers and prices are without obligation. The LanguageCourse.net reservation service guarantees that you pay the lowest possible price for any course offered by International House, Lisbon.  In fact you will pay less than when booking directly at the school and at the same time you enjoy our full service without any extra costs.

I Liked
about LanguageCourse.net
  • Katura (64): Excellent website. Allowed me to make an informed... more
  • Anne (36): I found all the information I needed on your site... more
  • Oscar (20): I chose them because they have really good... more

Send Quote by email



Recipient firstname:
Recipient lastname:
Recipient email:
Sender name(if different from recipient):
Comment for recipient: (optional):

This form will automatically send out a quote by email, based on your selection.
For any additional questions please call +1-646 503 18 10 or use our contact form


Send Quote by email



Your message has been sent.


Send Quote by email

*required