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Twin Summer Centre - London Docklands

Twin Summer Centre - London Docklands

A summer adventure at Twin London Docklands Summer Centre, situated right on the River Thames. Enjoy the junior English camp, explore the city, and make lasting memories abroad.

Learn English, Make New Friends, and Discover London

An unforgettable learning journey at Twin London Docklands Summer Centre, situated centrally in London. Our tuition programmes are designed to enhance your English skills; plus, you can explore the city's history on walking tours, just 30 minutes away from iconic spots like Brick Lane and Shoreditch.

Our riverfront building, formerly part of the historic Port of London, is a truly unique location. Close to the renowned O2 arena, you’ll enjoy an exciting blend of learning and sightseeing, and have the chance to practice your skills in real-world situations in the incredible city of London.

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Why study with Twin?

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Improve Your English Skills

Our engaging courses are specially designed to boost the abilities of junior learners.


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Make New Friends From Around the World

Share opinions, experiences, and explore London with students just like you.

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Discover London

London is one of the world’s most exciting cities – and you'll be right in the centre.


What's Included?

All packages at our London Docklands Summer Centre include the following:

  • Full-board residential accommodation
  • 40 lessons / 30 hours of English language tuition in a two-week (13-night) programme
  • A placement test for more personalised learning
  • Social activities
  • End-of-course certificate to mark your achievements

Available Packages

In addition to the above, choose the right level of activities and excursions to get the most out of summer. All

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About The Twin London Docklands Summer Centre

We’re situated on the University of East London Docklands campus, with modern facilities and spacious classrooms. There are several green spaces nearby, for you to relax and unwind while using the University's excellent facilities.


Enjoy easy access to London through the nearby Cyprus station (Docklands Light Railway) – just a 36-minute journey to landmarks like London Bridge – along with bus services.


Nearby cities include Brighton (1hr), Oxford (1hr 30m), and Cambridge (2hrs), while the closest airports are Gatwick (1hr 15m), Heathrow (1hr 30m), and Stansted (40m).

Here at Twin London Docklands Summer Centre, we offer the following:


  • Outdoor area
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafeteria
  • Easy access to city locations
  • Modern learning environment
  • Spacious classrooms
  • Access to University facilities

At Twin, the safety and well-being of our students is our utmost priority.


  • 24-hour emergency contact number available.
  • Minimum overall adult-to-child supervision ratio of 1:10
  • Each student is assigned to a dedicated Twin Group Leader.
  • A Safeguarding Lead is on duty at all times.
  • Staff recruitment conducted by NSPCC-trained professionals.
  • Police checks on all staff members.

Our diverse community of students, aged 11 to 18, come from all around the globe. At Twin London Docklands Summer Centre, they create friendships, share exciting adventures, and boost their skills in the English language. Whether that means discovering London’s culture or participating in our social programmes, each student will enjoy a truly experience.




London Docklands Summer Centre Overview

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Student Age

11-18

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Dates

3rd July - 11th August

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Max bed capacity

300 Beds

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Room type

Residential Single En-Suite

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Class location

On-Site

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Meals (On-Site)

Choice of Two Mains + Dessert, Fruit & Drinks

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Laundry

On-Site (For a Small Fee)

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Sample Programme

Day 1
Wednesday

Day 2
Thursday

Day 3
Friday

Day 4
Saturday

Day 5
Sunday

Day 6
Monday

Day 7
Tuesday

07:30-09:00
Arrivals
Breakfast
09:00-10:30
Full Day Excursion
Lessons
Full Day Excursion
Full Day Excursion
Lessons
Full Day Excursion
10:30-11:00
Break
Break
11:00-12:30
Lessons
Lessons
12:30-14:00
Lunch
Lunch
14:00-15:00
Lessons
Lessons
15:00-15:30
Break
Break
15:30-17:30
Lessons
Lessons
17:30-18:00
Relax and Refresh
18:00-20:00
Dinner
20:00-22:00
Evening Activity
22:00-23:00
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Summer School Accommodation in London Docklands

Each student is accommodated in a single en-suite room. 24-hour internet access and self-service laundry facilities are also available. A communal indoor space and a spacious outdoor area provide ideal settings for both study and socialising. Please bring your own towels, and don't forget an adaptor (Europe to UK/Ireland) for electronic devices. Speciality meal options, including halal, vegan, vegetarian, and lactose-free, are available.

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Around the London Docklands Summer Centre

Our London Docklands Summer Centre is centrally located in London, on a riverfront site that was formerly part of the Port of London. The exciting neighbourhoods of Brick Lane and Shoreditch are just 30 minutes away, and it is very close to the world-famous O2 Arena.


Main Attractions

Discover just some of the exciting sites and attractions around our London Docklands Summer Centre.

The subject of countless songs and artworks. The iconic River Thames, which snakes through London and is one of the world’s most recognisable rivers, is right on your doorstep.


A world-class venue hosting concerts, events, and shows. Experience unforgettable moments just minutes away from our London Docklands Summer Centre.


Explore the trendy neighbourhood of Shoreditch, known for its vibrant street art, fashionable boutiques, and a dynamic atmosphere.


Discover the diverse vibes of Brick Lane, a cultural hotspot renowned for its artistic scene, vintage shops, and a wide range of international cuisines.



Day Trips and Excursions

A typical two week programme includes one full day in Cambridge, a beautiful city in the countryside known for its world-famous University. You’ll also spend a day in the vibrant and modern seaside city of Brighton. The programme includes a number of walking tours

Thames River Cruise - London Eye - Big Ben - Houses of Parliament

A journey along the historic River Thames, with views of London's skyline. This tour includes iconic landmarks such as the London Eye, Big Ben, and the Houses of Parliament, providing a stunning backdrop to your language exploration.

Tower of London – Tower Bridge – HMS Belfast – The Southbank

Step into the city’s history with a visit to the Tower of London, a stroll across the iconic Tower Bridge, and an exploration of the historic HMS Belfast. The Southbank offers a lively atmosphere and cultural gems to browse and discover.


Greenwich Maritime Museum – Greenwich Park – The Royal Observatory


Learn about history at the Maritime Museum, stroll through the scenic Greenwich Park, and stargaze from the illustrious Royal Observatory. This tour offers a distinctive perspective on London's heritage and scientific achievements.


Madame Tussauds – Knightsbridge – The Science Museum

Encounter your favourite (waxwork) celebrities at Madame Tussauds, experience London’s luxury in Knightsbridge, and marvel at the wonders of the universe in The Science Museum.


British Museum – Tottenham Court Road – Regents Street – Oxford Street



Unearth the riches of the British Museum, wander along Tottenham Court Road, and soak in the vibrant atmosphere of Regents Street and Oxford Street.


Explore More Destinations for Young Learners

We also offer young learner experiences in the following locations:

Frequently Asked Questions

You’ll enjoy single en-suite rooms, 24-hour internet access, communal indoor and outdoor spaces, and specialty meal options. Choose Twin London Docklands Summer Centre for a vibrant language-learning community in London.

For many students, a visa for short stays may not be necessary. However, we recommend you to check your country's specific requirements.

Our summer school warmly welcomes students aged 11-18.

Prepare for the adventure by packing essentials like comfortable clothing, toiletries, and personal items. Don't forget electrical device adaptors to help you stay connected.

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