The campus is situated in the Royal Borough of Greenwich in the southeast of London. It is 14 kilometres from the centre of London and the local train station has direct trains to the famous London Bridge (20-minutes travel time). It is an urban area with a lot of open green space - parklands, fields and woodlands with modern sports facilities for the public. There is a vibrant town centre with many shops, pubs and restaurants. Some great places to see include the National Maritime Museum, The Greenwich Royal Observatory. The Cutty Sark (the world’s famous tea ship) and Greenwich Pier from where you can catch a boat along the River Thames to the Shard in Central London.
The PLUS centre is located at the Avery Hill campus. It is a secure university setting and there are two Victorian buildings: Mansion Site and Southwood Site. Both of these buildings are in the 86-acre Avery Hill Park in Eltham. They provide excellent teaching, living and sporting facilities. The classrooms, accommodation and cafeteria are 5 minutes walk away from each other. The campus is about 20 minutes' walk to Greenwich town centre and it is easy to get there by public transport. Near the campus there are plenty of restaurants, cinemas, a 28-lane bowling alley, and the historic Eltham Palace.
The accommodation in in Halls of residence. All rooms can be either sngle en suite or standard single rooms in flats with shared facilities.
Flats can consts of 4 to 7 bedrooms.
Our hosts have been chosen for their interest in welcoming young people from around the world. They are picked because of the care and comfort they can offer to students who may be travelling overseas for the first time. Choosing to stay in home stay is the right option for those who want to experience real life living in that country: it will give a student the opportunity to use English in a real environment and integrate with the family. Home stay is often the first choice for slightly older students.
Location in London zone 2-3-4-5-6
The members of our team have been carefully selected for their responsible and caring attitude and for being fun-loving and outgoing. They are the people you can turn to at any time for assistance. Our PLUS Team will ensure that students enjoy their holidays in an exciting and safe environment. PLUS promises a wonderful, memorable and enriching summer camp experience.