Family Fees 2020

Family Programme Dates: Easter April 05th – 26th, 07th-28th June and 9th  – 30th August 2020

Accommodation fees not included in programmes

Adult Family programmes

1 WK2 WKs

Junior Family programmes

1 WK2 WKs
General English 15 hours of English | 2/3 evening activities | full day excursion€260€510
General English 15 hours of English | 2/3 evening activities | full day excursion€275€540General English & Horse Riding | warm lunch Monday – Friday | 2/ 3evening activities | full day excursion |  local transfers
Riding experience necessary
General English & Trail Riding (includes half day trail rides) | 2/3 evening activities | full day excursion | warm lunch Monday – Friday | local transfers Riding experience necessary€755€1490English and Surfing |warm  lunch Monday to Friday | 2 evening activities | full day excursion|  local transfers€595€1170
General English & Surfing | warm lunch Monday to Friday | 2/3 evening activities | full day excursion| local transfers€630€1210English and Multi Adventure | warm lunch Monday to Friday | 2/3 evening activities | full day excursion|  local transfers. 12 – 16 years old only€555€1090
General English & Golf |warm lunch Monday to Friday | 2/3 evening activities | full day excursion| local transfers€660€1295General English & Golf | warm lunch Monday to Friday | 2/3 evening activities | full day excursion| local transfers€615€1210


Adult Host Family Stay
(September – June) €195   (July – August) €210
Adults not participating in any programmes with DELS €245
Junior Host Family Stay Only
(September – June) €190    (July – August) €200
Holiday Homes (2, 3 & 4 bedroom)
€400 – €950  depending on size and time of year.
Please contact us for further details.
(September – June) €220 pp (July- August) €240 pp.  Based on the family sharing a private ensuite room with continental breakfast
•  Families who opt for host family have breakfast and dinner with the family.
• Families who opt for residential have breakfast only. Casa Del Mar is self catering. Lunch Monday to Friday included in English and activity programmes only.
•  No refund will be made if a student makes alternative accommodation arrangements during their stay with us. No allowance is made for absence during stay or for late arrival or early departures.


Airport Transfers from Dublin €70 each way, available at Halloween Easter,  7June -30 August | Collections times 11am – 6 pm | Drop off times 11 am – 6.00 pm | Sunday only | Private transfer €260 one way (1 – 3 person) | Transfers are grouped together, students will have to wait for the arrival/departure of other students.
Knock airport which has flights from Italy | Individual transfer €100 one way | shared transfer 1 – 4 persons €75 per person | shared transfer 5 + persons  €60 per person  | public bus every two hours costs €17 | Free collection/drop off from local bus stop between 9am – 8pm.
Local transfers are offered to and from activities. Parents on family programme must arrange collection and drop off to/from the school each day.
Surfing is suitable for students of beginner to advanced level | Intermediate and Advanced tuition is on soft top Torque boards.
Riding is suitable for students with some riding experience (competent at canter and above. It is NOT suitable for beginners).

Please note

• We accept 8 – 17 years of age on the junior family programme.  Please note  ELE for learners (10 years old or less) is not included in the ACELS scheme.
Medical Insurance
European citizens must bring an EHIC European Health Insurance Card (E128). Medical Insurance can be arranged  at a cost of approximately  €40 for 4 weeks or under | €50 for 6 weeks or under |  €55  for 12 weeks or under
• For students on the English and Activity packages, a warm lunch is provided Monday to Friday only
• If young students have a low level of English, we may introduce learn through play & outdoor activities
Bank Holiday Mondays  (17 March, 13 April, 4 May, 1 June,& 26 October 2020), there will be no English classes, students are offered an excursion/activity in place.   Classes will run as normal on 3 August 2020).Not included
• Transfers (prices above)  | Flights | Private medical insurance (prices left)
• €45 per week special dietary requests eg nut allergy, celiac
•  €20 per week for students who are lactose intolerant
• € 50 Programme booking fee per family | €25 accommodation fee per family
FULL IMMERSION:  Parents can opt for their children to stay separately during their stay.  Fees noted on Junior Fees.  Includes: full board | full supervision | 15 hours of English | 5 afternoon activities | 5 evening activities | cultural excursion | local transfers.

Parents can also choose from a range of courses listed on Adult programmes.  These courses incur a €45 additional fee per week for the family programme.