Homestay accommodation in Invercargill


Live the experience of full immersion living with a Kiwi host family close to the English school in Invercargill


  • The best option for full immersion is staying with a New Zealander host family in Invercargill, New Zealand.
  • Living with a homestay family in Invercargill will allow you to experience the culture of New Zealand.
  • All our families in Invercargill are carefully selected to ensure you have a pleasant stay.
  • Families are vetted, and homes must be acceptable 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 homes, and who like to share their time and experiences with students.
  • The bedroom consists of a single bedroom with a shared bathroom.
  • Half board consists of breakfast, dinner Monday to Friday, and Full board at weekends.
  • Kitchen facilities are not available for the students to cook.
  • Laundry is carried out in the home once a week.
  • Internet is available in the host family but not included in the fee. WIFI is free on campus.
  • Special requests regarding allergies, family location, and diet (vegetarian, vegan, celiac, halal, etc.) may have an additional supplement but are catered for.
  • You can book the same number of weeks of accommodation as of the course or less, but never more.
  • Your host family details will be sent to you two weeks before arrival.


AccommodationHomestay accommodation in Invercargill
CountryNew Zealand
SchoolSLEC Southern Lakes English College Invercargill


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


Minutes school by foot20
Minutes school by bus10
Weeks minimum4
Weeks maximum50
Check in day nameSaturday/Sunday
Check out day nameSaturday/Sunday
Year 2024
Holidays (school)16/Dic - 05/Jan
Holidays (country)01/Jan, 02/Jan, 06/Feb, 29/Mar, 01/Apr, 25/Apr, 03/Jun, 28/Jun, 28/Oct, 25/Dic, 26/Dic



Year 2024

Whole year

Single room shared bathroom and halfboard (per week)300$ ≈ 0

Pick up at the airport and transfer to the accommodation

Transfer from Invercargill Airport (IVC) (4km, 7min)1$ ≈ 0