Windmill Hill
East Sussex, England

for international students

 

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About Windmill Hill

PGL Windmill Hill is just an hour from London's Heathrow Airport, conveniently situated on England's South Downs, close to the south coast and within easy reach of Brighton, Canterbury and London.

Windmill Hill has an outdoor heated swimming pool, a lake for watersports and plenty of activities in the grounds.

Accommodation at Windmill Hill is all en suite in lodges within the centre grounds.

There are plenty of opportunities for students to learn and practise English language, both at the centre by mixing with staff and English-speaking children, and on excursions to London, Canterbury or Brighton.

  • Gatwick Airport - 1 hour
  • Heathrow Airport - 1 hour
  • St Pancras (Eurostar) - 1½ hours

Accommodation

  • Students - Lodges with en suite rooms, sleeping 4-6
  • Party Leader - Twin en suite rooms

Facilities

  • Sports hall
  • Sports pitches
  • Lakes
  • Recreation and shop area
  • Heated outdoor swimming pool (May-Sept)
  • Leaders' lounges
  • Seminar rooms and Classrooms

Activities available

PGL gives your students the opportunity to try a range of exciting adventure activities - all supervised by experienced, English-speaking instructors.

This gives your students the ideal opportunity to develop fluency and conversational English as they interact with their instructors, peers and the other groups on centre.

Select an activity for a full description

Food

Healthy food, lots of choice
We’ll give your group plenty of choice at mealtimes and can provide advice on the different options available.

Balanced nutrition
Whether it’s a ‘full English’ at breakfast time or a mix of delicious options at dinner, our meals are all freshly cooked and come with a choice of salad and fresh fruit. There’s also delicious, homemade soup available every day and if they’re still hungry, we can always provide extra food.

Support for dietary needs
If any members of your group have special dietary requirements, just speak to a member of our friendly catering team and let us take care of any special requests you may have.

Our high standards
You can be assured that we maintain the highest standards in all areas of our catering facilities. Our dining rooms are well equipped, with friendly and helpful staff available to support the needs of your group. We strive to ensure a great dining experience for all our guests.

Sample Day

Sample day for International Students at Windmill Hill
Schedule Activities
07.00 - 09.00 Get up, get ready and fuel up for the day ahead
09.15 - 12.30 Activity sessions, English lessons or excursions
12.30 - 14.00 Hot lunch on centre or packed lunch on a trip
14.15 - 17.30 Activity sessions, English lessons or excursions
18.00 - 19.00 Time to eat again - a different menu each day
19.00 - 21.00 Evening social programme organised by our English-speaking staff, students may mix with English speaking children and further develop their language skills
22.00 Time for bed - back to our comfortable en suite accommodation

Excursions in the South East for International Students

Discover the history and culture of the area with exciting day and half-day accompanied excursions.

  • London
  • Brighton
  • Canterbury
  • Battle
  • Thorpe Park
  • Hastings
English Language, Culture and Adventure Brochure

English Language, Culture and Adventure Brochure

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