Students of over 60 nationalities meet every summer at this camp in St. Andrews to spend a dream holiday playing golf and improving their level of English, thanks to the excellent 3 week program that this camp offers children between 13 and 18 years old that want a unique experience and want to make the most of their school holidays. Your level of golf doesn't matter, St. Andrews offers programs for all levels, from beginners that want to learn to improve their technique, to advanced players of a low handicap that want to participate in an intensive course and continue to improve their skills.
Participants from more than 64 different nationalities
More focussed on English study than golf.
A high level of English is needed
Only three week programmes are available
At this camp in St. Andrews the pupils have the opportunity to improve their golf skills and perfect all the techniques at the hands of highly-qualified PGA trainers, as well as learn English. Small groups guarantee individualised attention to achieve their maximum potential.
Training takes place from Monday to Friday, with a total of 12 hours of training each week.
The 3 week golf program in the St. Andrews camps is designed for pupils of all levels. Those players that have an advanced level and possess a low handicap, can opt for a more intensive specific program in which some of the camp activities such as cultural excursions are substituted in order to dedicate more time and effort to improving the skills, with the help of a trainer that takes on the responsibility of bringing out the best in each player.
Golf Camp in St Andrews offers English classes for all levels. Their learning programs are designed so that the pupils experience a total linguistic immersion both in and out of classes. They teach 3 hours of English a day in which they hope to chiefly improve the children's speaking skills but without forgetting about listening, reading and writing. The classes are small to guarantee individualised attention from the teachers and their interactive teaching methods ensure that the classes are fun, which motivates the pupils and keeps them attentive and lively.
For students with an advanced level of English there is a special program to improve their writing style, perfect their form of expression, etc. This program is suitable for pupils that are going to carry out any type of English course or an acaedmic year in an English school and need to perfect their level before starting classes.
Language classes at Golf camp
Schedule and activities
At St. Andrews, as well as attending their daily English classes and golf training, the pupils will participate in a series of other activities during the day such as excursions or cultural visits. Below we provide you with an example of how a typical week will be.
Un campamento es para divertirse, conocer gente y recordar por muchos años esta experiencia. Por ello, fuera de las clases de inglés o del entrenamiento, se realizan gran cantidad de actividades. Los jóvenes que vengan a disfrutar del campamento St. Andrews, tendrán también la oportunidad de conocer la ciudad de Edimburgo, los castillos más conocidos de Escocia y otras visitas para empaparse de la cultura celta.
Otras de las actividades que están programadas en St. Andrews son los deportes como el rugby, fútbol, baloncesto, etc. También están las actividades nocturnas como la noche de películas, las actuaciones o la noche de discoteca. Todo lo necesario para que los chicos lo pasen en grande en un ambiente inmejorable.
Durante la semana realizan varias visitas culturales para conocer la ciudad de Edimburgo y los elementos más característicos de Escocia como sus castillos. Pasearán por sus calles y se empaparán de la cultura escocesa.
Durante el fin de semana se realizan actividades diferentes para que los jóvenes puedan probar cosas nuevas como la práctica de deportes en la playa, el diseño de un guión cómico, la fotografía.
Accommodation and supervisors St. Andrews
This town is internationally recognised for its fabulous golf courses: thousands of tourists and golf fans come to visit its historic golf club and admire the magnificent golf courses that can be found there.
The camp facilities can be found in an exceptional location and a beautiful environment, surrounded by gardens. The children stay in the residences of the University of St. Andrews, perfectly adapted to welcome the youngsters. There is access to a library, common rooms and a dining room.
Golf + Languages - St. Andrews 2020 camp Accommodation
Distance between facilities
The rooms can be individual or shared. There is a telephone in each one, as well as cleaning service. Laundry service is included and available once a week.
The children will have regular access to a computer room where they can check their emails to tell their parents how they are getting on. If they bring their laptops to camp they can connect to the internet from their own room.
The pupils can use the sporting facilities of the university complex.
The success of this camp is based on its team of professionals and their eagerness and efforts to make the pupils' stay an unforgettable experience.
There is one monitor per 5 students and groups are small, both in the English classes as well as in the golf training, so that each student receives adequate attention.
The supervisors and pupils have an excellent relationship and the international atmosphere that exists in the camp is very enriching. The children make friends with others from all over the world and the camp ensures that there is only ever a certain amount of students per nationality.
St. Andrews is a Scottish village that is conveniently located close to the capital, Edinburgh. The closest airport to get to St. Andrews is in Edinburgh and is located approximately within a one hour drive.
St. Andrews Prices and Dates
|Duration (Weeks)||St. Andrews|
|Golf and English|
The official rate of this camp is determined in POUNDS, so the final amount in EUROS may vary slightly due to the fluctuation of both currencies.
Included in the price
- The enrollment
- The training
- The English classes
- Full room and board accommodation
- Teaching material and sports equipment
- Trips and excursions
- The cultural events
- Entertainment activities
- Transfers to and from the Edinburgh airport
Not included in the price
Through an international insurance company, we offer two different types of insurance:
Camp cancellation insurance
If you want to rest assured that you can recover your money in the event that your child is unable to attend the camp because of unforeseen circumstances - our cancellation insurance policy may be of interest to you. More information here
We also offer a travel insurance policy that also includes medical assistance. Details of the full policy coverage can be found here
Steps to make a reservation for the camp
- Step 1: Make a payment of 50% of the total cost of the program. (If you reserve after May 31st, you must pay 100% of the cost of the program to reserve.)
- Step 2: Turn in the required documents duly completed.
Once you have completed steps 1 and 2, we’ll send you a confirmation of your reservation.
Once you have received the confirmation, you can buy your transportation tickets. If you have reserved the transfer service, be sure to send us an email regarding the details of your trip so we can successfully transport you to the camp.