STAR Exeter can offer 2 types of accommodation:

Host Family - all year round | Residence - June/July/August

Please Note: Students in our Residence must be 18 years+ if not booking as a junior group.

Host Family Residence

Host Family

All year round – Families carefully selected and visited by STAR Exeter staff.


Most families are within 20 minutes’ walking distance of the school and city centre, some are a short bus ride away (average 10-15 minutes) If you need to take a bus you can buy discounted bus passes in the school office.

Room Types
  1. 1. Single room
  2. 2. Twin room (only available to 2 students booking together).
  3. 3. Ensuite room
What’s in the Room

All rooms have a bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and mirror.  Most rooms have a desk & chair for studying and a tv.  If  there isn’t a desk in your room, there will be another area in the house where you can study quietly.

What the Host will do for you

The host will provide bed linen & towels and change them once a week.  The host will also wash your clothes on a regular basis.  You will be expected to keep your room clean & tidy.

  1. 1. Half board: breakfast and evening meal
  2. 2. Bed & Breakfast: breakfast only.  (If you would like to use the kitchen, please ask your host)
  3. 3. Self-catering: room only, no meals  - you will have  use of the kitchen Breakfast is self service and you will be offered, toast, jams & cereals, juice, tea & coffee (sometimes at the weekends, full English cooked breakfast provided)
Evening Meal is prepared and cooked by the host. This will consist of meat, fish, pasta, rice, vegetables, salads etc.
Shower Please talk to the host about the best time to use the shower (there is normally only one shower in the house)
Internet access Wi-Fi is available for student use (please ask your host for the password)
Prices Prices


Superior & modern residence, located in the city centre. All rooms with private bathroom and shared kitchen or Studio apartments with private bathroom & kitchen available.


The residence is 10 minutes walk from the school and city centre

Room Types
  1. 1. Apartment - single room with private bathroom & shared kitchen
  2. 2. Studio with private bathroom & private kitchen (2 people can share if booking together – small double bed)
What’s in the Room

Apartments - Small double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, mirror, study area & chair. 

Studio - Small double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, mirror, study area, chair & TV
Kitchen & Bedding Pack Bed linen & towels & kitchen utensils are not provided.  You can order a kitchen & bedding pack when booking your room. Bring your own towels.
Cooking facilities Apartments & Studios are self catering with well equipped kitchens inclusive of cooker/microwave/toaster/fridge/freezer etc
Laundry Laundry room on site (payable)
Internet access Free Wi-Fi
Availability June/July/August
Minimum stay 2 weeks
Prices Prices