Homestay accommodation in Cape Town


Live the experience of full immersion living with a South African host family in Cape Town


  • The best option for full immersion is staying with a South African host family in Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Living with a host family in Cape Town will allow you to experience the culture of South Africa.
  • All our host families in Cape Town are carefully selected to ensure you have a pleasant stay.
  • Families in Cape Town are vetted, and homes must be at an acceptable level to ensure high standards.
  • 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 homestay accommodation in Cape Town 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.
  • Homestay accommodation includes Breakfast and Dinner from Monday to Sunday.
  • The kitchen facilities are unavailable for the students to cook.
  • Laundry is up to the student. Families will not carry out the student’s laundry.
  • Bed linen and towels are provided and changed weekly.
  • Special requests regarding diet (vegetarian, vegan, celiac, halal, etc.) have an additional supplement.
  • You can book the same number of weeks of accommodation as the course or less, but never more.
  • Your host family details will be sent to you two weeks before arrival.
  • Arrival and departure transfers are included when booking accommodation for the whole duration of your course.
  • To commute around the city centre of Cape Town, you can catch the MyCiTi bus from various points. Please note that you must purchase a ‘myconnect’ bus card from the main station at the Civic Centre on Hertzog Boulevard or from participating retailers in the area.


AccommodationHomestay accommodation in Cape Town
CityCape Town
CountrySouth Africa
SchoolEC Cape Town


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


Minutes school by foot30
Minutes school by bus15-30
Weeks minimum1
Weeks maximum50
Check in day nameSaturday/Sunday
Check out day nameSaturday/Sunday
Year 2024
Holidays (country)01/Jan, 21/Mar, 29/Mar, 01/Apr, 27/Apr, 01/May, 17/Jun, 09/Aug, 24/Sep, 16/Dic, 25/Dic, 26/Dic



Year 2024

Low season

Single room shared bathroom and halfboard (per week)245 ≈ 0
Single room ensuite bathroom and halfboard (per week)315 ≈ 0

High season

High season period homestay30/Dic/2023 → 22/Mar/2024
Single room shared bathroom and halfboard (per week)270 ≈ 0
Single room ensuite bathroom and halfboard (per week)340 ≈ 0


Special diets supplement (per week)50 ≈ 0

Pick up at the airport and transfer to the accommodation

Transfer from Cape Town International Airport (CPT) (19km, 16min)35 ≈ 0