Welcome to Cape Town, welcome to Cape Studies

and welcome to our Rainbow Nation! South Africa is a diverse melting pot of cultures and colours, where different forms of dance, music, song and food can be enjoyed. Our school is proudly situated in Cape Town – few cities in the world have a more spectacular setting than the historic Mother City, which lies cradled in the arms of the majestic Table Mountain. On arrival, students are greeted by our warm and welcoming staff members

Cape Studies has once again been voted as one of the top five language schools in the category ‘ STM English Language School southern hemisphere’. Other accolades include our Cambridge exams and LCCI success rates. Of these achievements we are proud and motivated to keep up the excellence.

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Our professionalism and organisation will have you seated in your classroom by nine o’clock, ready to learn the most widely spoken language in the world! Our activities coordinator is available to assist you with whatever activities you may want to try. Whether it be safaris or wine tastings, we’re here to help. So come join us and feel at home.

Why us

Most schools pride themselves on being ‘the fanciest’ or ‘the largest’. We pride ourselves in our teachers – as it is they who make a lesson successful. Subsequently this leads to the high achievement of our clients. 

We believe that a good teacher is essential for a language course to be a success. A compelling teacher will make sure the course is not just good, but excellent. We are honoured to be working with such wonderful teachers.


Maximum 8 students per class

One lesson equals 50 minutes

Our standard course is 20 lessons/week

Our Intensive course is 30 lessons/week

We are in the best area of Cape Town

Double room or single room accommodation

No hidden fees – all inclusive

No enrollment or placement fees

Double room or single room accommodation

Weekly evaluation and course certificate included

Free welcome transfer if accommodation is booked with us

Free wireless at the school building

Free tea and coffee

Tourist assistance help desk

Never any high season supplements


Cape town, south africa

Cape Town is also known as the Mother city with Table Mountain as its majestic backdrop. This city rivals Paris, Rome, Barcelona and San Francisco on 50 places to see! It has a natural beauty that captivates visitors and locals alike and promises to put a smile on your face and warmth in your heart.

In 2011, Table Mountain was voted one of the top 7 Wonders of Nature in the world and this is something you will want to see. Table Mountain provides Cape Town with a spectacular backdrop and offers visitors the extraordinary experience of walking on top of the mountain and enjoying breathtaking views of the city and the Atlantic Seaboard.

If you have not yet heard, Cape Town is also the Design Capital of the world and has many unusual projects on display in different parts of the city. Come see the creativity of our people and savour the vibe of this truly amazing city we call home.

Our Team

Get To Know Us

Cape Studies is one of the oldest language schools in South Africa. We opened our doors in 1995 making us a founding member of the language travel industry in South Africa. Our consistency in high quality training sets the standard for all other schools in Cape Town. The school is situated in Green Point, has a swimming pool and all classrooms open onto the garden.




Head of School


Head Teacher


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Japanese Student Liaison Officer


Japanese Student Liaison Officer


Caretaker of Varney's Residence

Billy Jean


What they've said about us

We certainly have had some amazing students!