The Local Area

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Your stay in the UK won’t be all hard work. There will be time to relax and Broadstairs offers a fantastic opportunity to experience life in a thriving, traditional seaside town.

Welcome to England

Broadstairs – The Star of the Sea

Broadstairs is located on the Kent coast about 80 miles east of London. The town is a busy seaside resort that attracts thousands of visitors from around the UK and abroad every year. With seven beautiful beaches; dozens of vibrant cafes, bars, and restaurants, and a rich cultural heritage, Broadstairs has something to offer everyone. In the spring and summer months, Broadstairs hosts several music events, festivals, food markets, and many cultural events. Relaxed and unspoilt, it is a perfect place to study English while experiencing the British way of life.

Kent – The Garden of England

Situated in the south-east of England, Kent is one of England’s most visited counties. With enchanting gardens, historic houses, mysterious castles, cathedrals and country churches, fascinating museums, animal parks, steam trains, amazing maritime heritage and much more including active fun, Kent, the Garden of England has something for everybody.


Broadstairs has excellent road and rail links with London. The High speed train service between St Pancras International Station, London and Broadstairs means travelling from the capital is quick and easy – journey times are around 80 minutes. There’s so much to see and do in London. Major sights like the Tower of London and Buckingham Palace are on most visitors’ itineraries, but no matter what your interests, you’ll find something of interest.

Map of the local area