Just the right mixture of learning, sightseeing and enjoying everything - sun, nature, food.

English school for adults in the Channel Islands

Why not create your unique stay? Tell us what you want, and we will organize it for you.
From guided tours, to outdoor, sport and leisure activities, we offer a wide range of services. Here is a sample:

Foraging guided walking tour – 2 hours
Botanical walking tour – 2 hours
Underground Hospital and Little Chapel – 2-3 hours
Herm island walking guided tour – half day
RIB – Herm explorer wildlife voyage – 1 hour
RIB Hanois Lighthouse Adventure – 1 hour 30 min.
RIB – Sark Coves & caves Experience – 1 hour
RIB – Legend of the Coast – 1 hour
RIB – Towers and bunkers – 1 hour
Fishing trips – 2 hours
Wildlife/sightseeing by boat – 2 hours
Kayak explorations – 2 hours
Kayak Puffin patrol, seal patrol, Herm circumnavigation – 2 hours
Coasteering– 2 hours
Guernsey by air – aerial tour of Guernsey, Herm and Jethou – 25 min
Town & Castle Cornet Tour – 1 to 6 guests – 3 hours
Batterie Mirus Tour including transfers – 1 to 6 guests – 2.5/3 hours
Occupation Explorer tour  – 1 to 3 guests including transport, entrance fee and refreshments – 4 hours
Victor Hugo walking tour including VH house visit – 2.5-3 hours
Half day island tour with transport – 3-4 hours
Bella Luce gin tasting – 1 hour

2023 Available Dates

We are open all year round but some activities are available from March to September only; check with us once you have decided which periods you would like to visit us.

Just the right mixture of learning, sightseeing and enjoying everything - sun, nature, food.

English with Pick & Mix


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Typical Itinerary

The course consists of English lessons in the morning and activities in the afternoon and/or evening*. Our qualified teachers create a balance between grammar and key vocabulary learning with more practical English for everyday use. As well as keeping our teaching imaginative and enjoyable, we also make sure it is effective. Students are monitored and encouraged to progress throughout their stay. All learners will receive a CIEA Certificate and a progress report at the end of their time with us.

Our range of activities have been carefully picked to offer you a unique and varied experience, our business partners are all experts at what they do and together we want to make your stay unforgettable!


*Lessons can be moved to the afternoon if necessary.

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English with pick and mix in the Channel Islands

Guernsey and its cluster of islands boast beautiful beaches and coastal cliffs as well as vast natural habitats, and there is plenty to see and do here in terms of sports and water-based activities, walking routes and nature trails, gastronomical experiences, or cultural enrichment.

The Channel Islands English Academy collaborate with many different providers in Guernsey: from hotels and restaurants, fishermen and water sports specialists. We also collaborate with accredited tour guides who have undertaken rigorous evaluations and regularly to provide a myriad of tailor-made tours and trips to showcase the island’s extensive heritage and history. There are many well-preserved sites of local history spanning from the Neolithic period to medieval churches and bunkers from the Second World War.

Aside from these stimulating activities, expect your English to improve under the expert guidance of our qualified EFL teachers. They are friendly and professional and know how to develop every student’s language learning so that they can reach their potential.

Channel Islands English Academy will handcraft the perfect holiday package especially for you. Whether you’re interested in water sports, guided tours, aviation, photography, fishing, or exploring Guernsey’s rich cultural and historical heritage, we will use our expert knowledge to create the perfect itinerary for a unique stay.

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