Welcome to ICE
Established in 1992, the Irish College of English is an award-winning language school. Our carefully created Junior Courses and expert English language tuition provide our groups with unique and rewarding experiences. We focus on loving the language by living it.
Our highly experienced and qualified staff have the expertise and skills to design a variety of programmes tailored specifically for your group. We welcome junior groups throughout the year from state schools, private schools and agencies across Europe. Our student and leader feedback is excellent.
We pride ourselves on our high level of customer service and excellent client relationships. A positive student experience is at the forefront of our ethos and this is reflected in our reviews and awards.
27 Years Experience
With 27 years of experience in providing English language mini stays, we understand the importance of providing academic and activity programmes specifically tailored for your group.
Recognition & Reputation
We are recognised by ACELS, a service of Quality and Qualifications Ireland, for English Language Education. We have also been locally and internationally recognised for the quality experiences we offer and continue to receive excellent parent and student feedback.
Hemos sido preseleccionados una vez más este año para los premios "Star Award" por la revista Study Travel 2019 en las siguientes categorías:
- Junior Course For Under 18s – Somos la primera escuela en Irlanda en ser preseleccionada al premio en esta categoría en 2015, siendo otra vez preseleccionada en 2016, 2017 y 2019.
- Escuela de Idioma de Inglés en Europa – Fuimos preseleccionados en 2017 y otra vez en 2019.
Award-Winning – Malahide Chamber of Commerce ‘Service Excellence Award’ for a clear demonstration of excellent and consistent customer service. Also the prestigious ‘Organisation of the Year Award‘ in 2016.
Why Groups Choose ICE
We believe in working closely with teachers and leaders pre-arrival to ensure we have the correct syllabus and programme in place to provide a rewarding and enjoyable experience for your students. Malahide is a safe, coastal village just 20 minutes from the city centre, giving your students the opportunity to see the best of Dublin. We meet all groups at Dublin Airport with a friendly face to start your journey of a thousand welcomes in Ireland.
Our Home Stay Camps are held in Malahide, Dublin. Malahide is on Dublin’s coastline and one or Ireland’s most picturesque and affluent towns. Our school has built its reputation on the quality of our Host families all of which are within walking distance of the school. Students experience Irish life in a safe friendly town with easy access to Dublin City for our sightseeing tours.
Malahide, Dublin – The Irish College of English has been in the heart of Malahide for over 25 years. Situated on Dublin’s coastline, Malahide many attractions include Malahide Castle, a Beautiful Seaside Village, Marina, Coastal Walks. Our location offers students the best possible experience of Dublin. Students enjoy Dublin City’s highlights while living in a safe residential area. Uniquely, our juniors can all walk to school. Malahide is just 22 minutes by Dart to Dublin City Centre and 10 mins from Dublin Airport making it a great option for a Junior stay.
Nuestros campamentos residenciales en Glenstal Abbey, Limerick y Clongowes Wood College, Kildare (nuestra opción en Dublín) ofrecen a los estudiantes la oportunidad de experimentar los internados más prestigiosos de Irlanda. Ambas escuelas tienen un carácter histórico con modernas instalaciones que las convierten en una opción ideal para nuestros estudiantes.
Familias a poca distancia
All our students stay in carefully selected families in Malahide and all students can walk to work. We guarantee one nationality per family unless otherwise requested. Our Families are the highlight of the experience and have quality assurance procedures in place, ensuring great stays for all our students.