Spend the festive season with a British family

8 October 2019

Do you want to experience a real British Christmas? Spend time with a British family over the festive period and get the most out of your time in the UK.

christmas tree and vintage camera

People are singing Christmas carols. More money is being spent in Oxford Circus than a small country's GDP. Have you ever wanted to see what all of this is building towards? 

HOST UK has teamed up with UCL and is giving international students a fantastic opportunity to experience a true British Christmas and New Year.

Visit for the day or spend the weekend with a British family over the festive period. Gain a deeper understanding of its traditions and meanings and take part in all the unique quirks of a British Christmas. 

The festive day visit dates are:

  • Saturday 21 December 2019
  • Sunday 22 December 2019
  • Wednesday 25 December 2019
  • Saturday 28 December 2019
  • Sunday 29 December 2019
  • Wednesday 1 January 2020

The festive weekend visit dates are:

  • Friday 20 December to Sunday 22 December 2019
  • Tuesday 24 December to Friday 27 December 2019
  • Friday 27 December to Sunday 29 December 2019
  • Tuesday 31 December 2019 to Thursday 2 January 2020

For more information on what HOST UK offer, please see their website

Applications for HOST UK are now open and close on Tuesday 26 November 2019