Elephant House

A BLC community where you can improve your English with students of many nationalities 

Just 15 minutes’ walk from BLC, our Elephant House residence is ideal if you want independence at the same time as being part of a BLC community, with the chance to meet people and practise English at home. The residence has its own social programme, and benefits from a live-in BLC staff member who is there to take care of your welfare. The strict English language-only policy in this BLC community will help you learn English as you make friends.

  • Located in a picturesque residential area, with local shops in a friendly neighbourhood
  • A BLC shared house, with nine high quality, new, bright and spacious student rooms (two of which are twin rooms)
  • Resident BLC staff member
  • Self-catering
  • Residents must be at least 18 years of age
  • Strictly no smoking

At Elephant House we can offer single or twin rooms with double beds and shared bathrooms. The twin rooms are fitted with a privacy screen, are single sex and can be booked on an individual basis. 

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  • Brand new shared kitchen facilities
  • Bed, wardrobe, drawer space and desk in each room
  • Two bright and airy shared lounges
  • Widescreen TV in lounge
  • Laundry facilities
  • Bedding pack (duvet, pillows and bed linen), but students must provide their own towels
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Secured entrance
  • Bike storage

There are many students from different countries and the city is full of interesting places

Emiliya Belova, Russian, aged 22


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