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The Linguaviva Centre, Dublin, Ireland

Average student rating for this school was the best or in the top 20% among all schools in Ireland

What we like about the school

  • On campus accommodation offered
  • Top rated school facilities

The Linguaviva Centre

The language school The Linguaviva Centre was founded in Dublin, Ireland in 1977. Linguaviva is located in the heart of Dublin city on the south-side of the river Liffey. We are within walking distance to all main tourist attractions.

The school address is: 45 Lower Leeson St., 2 - Dublin (Ireland).

Accreditations and Quality seals

QQI, Quality English

School Size:

Facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Computer lab

  • Library

  • Movie rental

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Movie room

  • Games room

  • Lounge

  • Garden

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Billiards

  • Table tennis

  • Table soccer / football

  • Free WIFI

Facilities for disabled students

  • Adapted for deaf students

  • Adapted for blind students

  • Adapted for students with learning difficulty

Classroom equipment

  • TV in all classrooms

  • Electronic whiteboard in some classrooms

  • Air conditioning in some classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

10

Number of public PC workstations:

10

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 before arrival
  • Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students

Course material:

Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 35 € per course.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 100
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 65

Average age of students

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 7
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 6

Minimum age of students

  • 15 years

English teacher qualifications

  • 100 % hold a university degree
  • 100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

5
2
15
15
3
6
12
7
8
5
13

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Dublin International (DUB).It takes 30 minutesto school.

Language school closed

In 2017 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2017 - 08.Jan.2017, 17.Mar.2017, 14.Apr.2017, 17.Apr.2017, 01.May.2017, 05.Jun.2017, 07.Aug.2017, 30.Oct.2017, 23.Dec.2017 - 31.Dec.2017

Courses

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Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
5-6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00 - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00 - 17:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
4 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00 - 13:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Price in €30028560057090085511401083142513541710162519951896228021662850270834203249285271
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00 - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00 - 17:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Seniors will be mixed with other nationalities. Where possible there will be special focus on Irish Culture and Literature with some special lectures for the senior students.
Starting dates
2017: 10.Apr.2017, 14.Aug.2017, 02.Oct.2017, 16.Oct.2017.
General course schedule
4 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00 - 13:00
Required minimum language level
Elementary (A2) or higher
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Price in €4504289008551350128317501663218820792625249430632910350033254375415752504988438417
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
5-6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00 - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00 - 17:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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A one off fee of €475 is required for the work placement in addition to the course fees.
Starting dates
Every Day .
General course schedule
4 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00 - 13:00
Required minimum language level
Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
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This course is recognised by the European Commission. PIC Code: 945689764.
Registration deadline: 1 month before the starting date.
Starting dates
2017: 10.Apr.2017, 14.Aug.2017, 02.Oct.2017, 16.Oct.2017.
General course schedule
4 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00 - 13:20
Required minimum language level
Upper intermediate (B2) or higher
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General English + 4 hours intensive specific IELTS preparation classes. These afternoon IELTS classes usually have an average of 5 students.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
4-5 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00 - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00 - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Elementary (A2) or higher
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Note: All courses offered by The Linguaviva Centre, Dublin 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.
Lesson duration: 50 minutes
School's administrative fee: 70.00 €
Individual classesSingle individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 47 €. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.

Accommodation

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Price in €18537055574018525
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Students may also stay over the Christmas period and an additional supplement of €140 is required.
Price extra night:
28 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
15 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board on weekdays, Full board on weekends, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 15
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Price in €20040060080020025
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Students may also stay over the Christmas period and an additional supplement of €140 is required.
Price extra night:
30 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
23 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast & lunch & dinner, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 15
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Price in €224448672896224
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Price extra night:
32 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
25 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Phone, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Dates
Fully booked on: 01.Jul.2017 - 04.Aug.2017
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Price in €23847671495223825
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Price extra night:
34 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
15 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Dates
Fully booked on: 15.Jul.2017 - 05.Aug.2017
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Price in €69313862079277269325
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Leeson Bridge Guesthouse is located right beside the school.
Price extra night:
99 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
1 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Phone, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
  • Students will never be placed in the same family with another student who speaks the same language.

    All students under age 18 must book both arrival and departure transfers.
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible?yes
  • Optional airport transfer
    Dublin Airport:for 70 €(one way);for 140 €(return trip)

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Ballet1 km
Baseball1 km
Basketball8 km
Cricket1 km
Dancing1 km
Diving8 km
Field Hockey8 km
Football (soccer)1 km
Golf5 km
Horse riding15 km
Mountainbiking15 km
Music1 km
Rugby1 km
Sailing8 km
Squash5 km
Swimming1 km
Table Tennis 
Tennis3 km
Volleyball5 km
Windsurfing8 km
Yoga1 km

Reviews

City
4.5/5.0 
Organisation
4.5/5.0 
Facilities
4.5/5.0 
Social activities
3.4/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.5/5.0 
Value for money
3.8/5.0 
Accommodation
Homestay
4.5/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.5/5.0 
Other
4.5/5.0 
Students liked about The Linguaviva Centre, Dublin
Customized courses
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: Good school Ideal for practicing English
welcome
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
3.0/5.0
School organization
3.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: a positive experience
Kindeness
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
3.0/5.0
Other
3.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
3.0/5.0
The punctuality of the teachers and the right mix of nationalities in the classes, and not have too many compatriots in the same class
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Hostel
4.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: You can trust completely the organizational skills of the staff
Other comments: Wonderful experience
The team of people working in the school.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
3.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
UCD Residence
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: The social activities are a little bit lax. Must-see activities such as the Guinness Storehouse and the Dublin Kilmainham Gaol, among others are not included...

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