Whilst you’ll learn most of your Mandarin in the classroom with us, it’s not all about what you do at school – it’s what you do out of it that matters.
This is where the idea of the LTL Homestay came from.
Needless to say it is one of our greatest ideas – 80% of LTL students stay at a homestay.
We also offer shared apartments and private studios. Please read on to find out more information about our accommodation options in Shanghai.
WHY CHOOSE LTL
You can either stay with a homestay or one of our apartments, all conveniently located within commutable proximity to LTL Shanghai School.
Living with a homestay family in China is the overwhelming popular choice.
All accommodation includes a private bedroom with bed, sheets, desk, WiFi, microwave, washing machine, water, and utility bills.
With LTL, you don’t have to worry about extra costs.
A unique chance to become a special part of a local family in Shanghai. You’ll have two meals a day provided for you and amenities are also included.
- Immersive environment
- Cultural exchange
- Breakfast and dinner included
USD 506 / WEEK
Private room with Wifi, bedding and desk. The bathroom is shared. Great if you are on a tight budget and still want to live with locals.
- Bills included
- Local roommates
- 30 – 40 minutes from school
USD 405 / WEEK
Our private apartments include: private bedroom, private bathroom and kitchen with everything you need. Perfect if you’re looking for total privacy.
- Private bathroom and kitchen
- Complete privacy
- Utilities included
USD 874 / WEEK
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is it a problem if I arrive back to my homestay late?
As long as you show respect and don’t make loud noises then this is fine.
Regular communication (using WeChat) is encouraged so your homestay family knows you are safe and well.
How do you decide on the homestay family?
We do our very best to get to know you before placing you. This is why our chats to you before you arrive are so important.
We want to get an idea of what makes you tick. Your likes, your hobbies, your passions, etc.
As we have a wide range of families all with different traits and hobbies, this allows us to make the perfect match.
How do I get to my homestay family from the airport?
If you wish, we will pick you up.
You can also make your way if you fancy a challenge to get yourself started but typically after a long flight students prefer to be taken directly by our drivers.
Do I get a house key?
Yes, you do.
Will I receive information about my host family before?
Yes, we will send you an information pack to your email.
Can I stay in a homestay and not book a Mandarin course?
No. Our homestays are reserved for our students only.
Can someone come and stay over at my homestay?
No this is not allowed.
Can I lock my bedroom door?
Yes of course this is no problem.
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GET IN TOUCH
An LTL student advisor will reach you within 24 hours and get your course booked in no time.