PACE Language Institute


Family English school in the coastal city of Bray, with beach and spectacular views of Dublin Bay in Bray, Dublin


Why PACE Language Institute is the best language school to learn English in Bray, Ireland

  • PACE Language Institute is a year-round English Language school offering high-quality English language courses at attractive prices to mainly adult learners and juniors through our dedicated Junior Summer school.
  • PACE has been serving the needs of English language learners since 1990. As a 2nd generation family-run business, PACE offers our students a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
  • The school is housed in a historic Georgian building and has 10 classrooms, a student common room, administration offices, and a library/self-study room. All students have WIFI access and access to computing facilities as required. The well-apportioned and maintained gardens allow students to enjoy the temperate Irish climate.
  • Courses on offer cover a wide range of topics from General Cultural English; Business English, and English for Special Purposes and incorporate a wide array of exam options, including Cambridge, IELTS, and TIE.
  • PACE offers homestay accommodation in all programs. Our students stay with carefully selected friendly families from within the local community. This allows for extensive interaction with native speakers and the opportunity to experience Irish life, culture, and society.
  • All the teachers and staff are highly qualified and professional, with extensive experience in motivating and helping students achieve their English language goals.
  • PACE is fully ACELS/ QQI accredited and is a member of MEI; IALC: Bray Chamber of Commerce; Education in Ireland; Fáilte Ireland; and Wicklow Tourism.
  • The school is located in the seaside town of Bray near Dublin city (45 minutes by Bus or DART high-speed train link) and is easily accessible to Dublin airport.

The most popular activities English Language School in Bray PACE Institute organises in the afternoon

  • Bray Golf Club, 5 hours.
  • Brennanstown Stables, 2 hours.
  • Cliff Walk, 4 hours, Free.
  • Dublin walk, 3 hours, Free.
  • Guinness, 3 hours.
  • Powerscourt, 3 hours.
  • Trinity/ Book of Kells, 3 hours.

The most popular activities English Language School in Bray PACE Institute organises in the evening

  • Bowling & Laser Tag.
  • Ceili Irish dance, 3 hours.
  • Cinema, 3h.
  • Dog Racing, 3 hours.
  • Pub night.

The most popular excursions and trips English Language School in Bray PACE Institute organises at weekends

  • Belfast, full-day trip.
  • Cliffs of Moher, full day.
  • Dunlaoghaire market and maritime museum, half-day trip
  • Glendalough, half-day.
  • Howth and Malahide, full-day excursion.
  • Kerry, full day.
  • Newgrange, full day.


SchoolPACE Language Institute
Address29/30 Dublin Road
Phone (emergencies)+353872250867
Street viewGoogle Street View


Library Library
Free Wifi Free Wifi
Garden Garden


Total students capacity140
Number of classrooms10
Age minimum18
AccreditationsACELSEducation in IrelandIALCILEP Interim List of Eligible ProgrammesMEIQQI - Quality and Qualifications Ireland
Last day for 2025 bookings with 2024 prices31/Oct
Year 2024
Holidays (school)21/Dic → 5/Jan
Holidays (country)01/Jan, 05/Feb, 17/Mar, 18/Mar, 01/Apr, 06/May, 03/Jun, 05/Aug, 28/Oct, 25/Dic, 26/Dic
High season period homestays01/Jun → 30/Aug

Statistics on ages

Low Season

Students total average56
Students per classroom maximum15
Students per classroom average8

High Season

Students total average110
Students per classroom maximum15
Students per classroom average10

Statistics on nationalities

Low Season

Total nationalities16

High Season

Total nationalities13



Year 2024
Enrolment fee30 ≈ 0
Placement fee30 ≈ 0
Material course total45 ≈ 0


Homestay accommodation in Bray

Homestay accommodation in Bray

Live the experience of full immersion living with a native Irish host family in Bray, Ireland


#LanguageCourseWeeksLessons WeekAge MinimumProfilesLevelsRelated ExamsPrice Week from (EUR)Price Week from ()
1ENGeneral English Course 16 lessonsGeneral English course Standard 16 lessons per week from Monday to Thursday in Bray, Ireland {820}1-50 1616Adults 16+General EnglishA2B1B2C1
2ENGeneral English Course 20 lessonsExcellent General English course Intensive 20 lessons per week in Bray, Ireland {198}1-50 2016Adults 16+General EnglishA2B1B2C1
3ENFull-time Cambridge CAE Course 20 lessonsCambridge C1 preparacion course Full time 20 lessons per week in Bray, Ireland {200}8-50 2016Adults 16+English + CAEB2C1C2
4ENFull-time Cambridge CAE Course 30 lessonsCambridge C1 preparacion course Full time 30 lessons per week in Bray, Ireland {201}3016Adults 16+Cambridge CAEC1C2
5ENEnglish Course + One to One 20+5LCombined General English course 20 lessons course plus 5 afternoons with private english classes in Bray, Ireland {199}1-50 2516Adults 16+Language + One to OneA2B1B2C1
6ENOne to One English Classes 20 lessonsMost effective individual English classes One to One 20 lessons in Bray, Ireland {202}1-50 20General EnglishOne to OneA1A2B1B2C1C2