Our summer school takes place at Lincoln’s Bishop Grosseteste University campus, only 15 minutes’ walk from Lincoln’s historic city centre and the magnificent Cathedral and Castle. This compact campus, with its mix of modern and historic buildings, good sports & social facilities and comfortable accommodation, provides a great study holiday environment for young learners.

Centre capacity: approximately 200 students
Lincoln, Bishop Grosseteste University - Campus


  • Single bedrooms with private ensuite bathroom arranged in apartment style
  • Single bedroom with shared bathroom. 1:3 shower ratio and wash basin in every bedroom
  • Shared kitchen/common rooms in all residences
  • Bedroom key, bed linen and one towel provided. Rooms cleaned and bed linen & towel changed once per week
  • Damage deposit of £40 or 40 Euros taken on check-in and refunded on departure
Lincoln, Bishop Grosseteste University - Accommodation

Sports Facilities

  • Sports hall
  • Indoor sports include volleyball, basketball, 5-a-side football and badminton
  • Several grass pitches and playing fields for outdoor sports and games
Lincoln Bishop Grosseteste University - sports hall on campus

Other Facilities

  • Well-equipped and comfortable common rooms for evening activities
  • 80 seat lecture theatre with large screen
  • 230 seat cinema on campus
  • Coffee bar
  • Self-service laundry (approx. £5 for a wash & dry)
  • Free wi-fi internet access throughout the campus
Lincoln, Bishop Grosseteste University - Other Facilities


2 week activity programme includes:

  • 3 Full day excursions: Cambridge & Punting, Stratford-upon-Avon & Shakespeare’s Birthplace and York
  • Half day excursion to Newark and Civil War Museum
  • 5 half day visits to Lincoln city centre
  • Entrance to Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle

Download our sample activity programme

Lincoln, Bishop Grosseteste University - Activities


Local travel

  • 15 minutes’ walk to historic city centre, Cathedral and Castle
  • All tourist attractions within walking distance of campus


  • East Midlands (EMA): 90 minutes
  • Leeds Bradford (LBA):  120 minutes
  • Manchester (MAN): 145 minutes
  • London Heathrow (LHR): 200 minutes

Campus address: Bishop Grosseteste University, Longdales Rd, Lincoln LN1 3DY

Optional Activities

London Stay

Two Night London Stay

Supplementary charge applies

  • 2 nights full board accommodation in London
  • London travel cards included
  • Stay must be taken on nights 13 & 14 or nights 20 & 21
  • Please contact us for a quote
Enterprise English Workshops

Enterprise English Workshops

Included in package price

  • Optional 3 hours of Enterprise English per week (in addition to 15 hrs General English)
  • Focusing on the world of work and including interview skills, CV & cover letter writing & work based role plays
  • Available in all centres at no additional cost
  • Ages 16 – 19
  • Minimum level B1
  • Must be booked in writing by 31st May 2022
  • Takes place instead of sports / activities
Inspiration English Course

Inspiration English Course

Included in package price

  • A 2 week course of 30 hours which students can choose instead of our General English course
  • This course is a journey of discovery for creative students who wish to improve their English, network with like-minded peers and work on their own project (written or digital) while documenting their creative process. Students will gain a deeper understanding of English through culture and the arts and will create their own portfolio of work by the end of the course
  • Ages  16 – 19
  • Minimum level B1
  • Must be booked in writing before 31st May 2022
  • Trinity GESE Exam not included in Inspiration English course

Drama & Yoga Workshops

Included in package price

  • Students can choose to do 1 drama workshop and 1 yoga workshop per week
  • Each workshop is 90 minutes
  • Workshops usually take place during sports sessions
  • Open to all students at no additional cost

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