Homestay accommodation in Portsmouth


Live the experience of full immersion living with a native British host family in Portsmouth


  • The best option for full immersion is staying with a native British host family in Portsmouth, England.
  • Living with a homestay family in Portsmouth will allow you to experience the culture of Ireland.
  • All our families are carefully selected to ensure you have a pleasant stay.
  • Families are vetted, and homes must be at an acceptable level to ensure high standards.
  • A host family can be a couple with or without children, a widow, a single mother, and a single adult living alone. In all cases, students get to enjoy the full lifestyle experience.
  • We choose families based on their suitability as hosts, who enjoy having international students in their home and who like to share their time and experiences with students.
  • The host family may be a single woman, a single-parent family, a young family, a working couple or a retired couple.
  • There are single and shared bedrooms, with private bathrooms (En-suite) and single and shared bedrooms, with shared bathrooms, which are cheaper.
  • Halfboard consists of Breakfast and Dinner Monday to Sunday.
  • Lunch is also included on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Kitchen facilities are not available for the student to cook.
  • Laundry is carried out in the home once a week.
  • Special requests regarding allergies, family location, diet (vegetarian, vegan, celiac, halal, etc.) may have an additional supplement but are catered for.
  • You can book the same number of weeks accommodation as of the course or less, but never more.
  • Your host family details will be sent to you two weeks prior to your arrival.


AccommodationHomestay accommodation in Portsmouth
SchoolLSI Portsmouth - IH Portsmouth


Washing Machine Washing Machine
Towels Towels
Bedding Bedding
TV Lounge TV Lounge
Heating Heating
Wifi Wifi


Minutes school by foot15-30
Weeks minimum2
Weeks maximum50
Check in day nameSaturday/Sunday
Check out day nameSaturday/Sunday
Year 2022
Holidays (school)19/Dic - 02/Jan
Holidays (country)01/Jan, 03/Jan, 15/Apr, 18/Apr, 02/May, 02/Jun, 03/Jun, 29/Aug, 25/Dic, 26/Dic, 27/Dic



Year 2022

Low season

Single room shared bathroom and halfboard (per week)165£ ≈ 0
Single room ensuite bathroom and halfboard (per week)260£ ≈ 0

High season

High season period homestay04/Jun/2022 → 26/Aug/2022
Single room shared bathroom and halfboard (per week)175£ ≈ 0
Single room ensuite bathroom and halfboard (per week)260£ ≈ 0


Special diets supplement (per week)20£ ≈ 0

Arrival airport/station and transfers (per way)

Transfer from Southampton (SOU) (32km, 25min)70£ ≈ 0
Transfer from Heathrow (LHR) (107km, 1h:5min)135£ ≈ 0
Transfer from Gatwick (LGW) (107km, 1h:25min)135£ ≈ 0
Transfer from Luton (LTN) (160km, 1h:45min)160£ ≈ 0
Transfer from Stansted (STN) (205km, 2h:5min)180£ ≈ 0