Study English in Ireland

English and Fun for mature students (40+)

Study English and experience the Irish Matchmaking Festival!


Duration: 2 weeks / 4 weeks / 8 weeks + Matchmaking (September 2020) / Music / Arts Festival (July 2020) weekend

Start dates: 1st and 3rd Monday of the month (May, June, July or August 2020)

Location: Waterford / Dublin

Age: 40+

Enrolments are open immediately. To avoid missing out on getting tickets for festivals, please book at least 3 months before anticipated start date.

15 hours English Tuition per week plus accommodation!
Meet and Learn

Our quality English tuition and numerous extracurricular activities combined with our extremely welcoming hosts encourage students to participate in the Irish way of life every single day, an experience which culminates in the Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival !

Program fee: 
€ 2,400.00 (2 weeks) */**                                                                                                                            
€ 3,650.00 (4 weeks) */**                                                                                                                            
€ 5,710.00 (8 weeks) */**
Fee Includes:
  • Programme Fee and registration
  • All tuition fees (min 15 hours/week)
  • Materials
  • Airport Transfers
  • 2 nights B&B plus entry to 2 gigs at Matchmaking / Music Festival
  • Accommodation, breakfast and dinner during your study time

Extra activities (not included)

  • Guided tours of the mountains, including snacks and drink: € 30.00
  • “Pitch and put” (mini golf): € 5.00 per person + renting equipment
  • Bike hire: € 15.00 per day (weekly deal possible)
  • Leisure center including swimming, sauna, steam room etc. ( € 10.00 per session)
  • Set dancing classes – Learn to Set Dance: € 10.00 per night
  • Many more sightseeing activities offered in Dublin

  2, 4, or 8 weeks (extra weeks possible)

English Language Tuition

  • Atlas Language School Portobello
  • Waterford English Language College

  Plus Weekend at Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival or Galway Arts Festival / Westport Bluegrass Festival (TBD)

Have fun and meet like-minded people! at Hydra / Imperial Hotel, Lisdoonvarna

Actual timetable / festival attendance will depend on the selected start date and the length of study.