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Taiwanese teenager felt like one of their hosts children.

I'm so glad that I live [with] such a great homestay in Boston! They're really nice and treat us as one of their children. I love my homestay.

Taiwanese teenager -- TALK at Regis College

Go Global with our Group Homestay Programs!

Global Immersions Homestay is the leader in group homestay programs in Boston!  Our programs are customized and designed for a total English immersion experience.  The goal is to provide each participant with a well-rounded immersion experience in their daily program and during their homestay experience.  To learn it is to live it!  Global Immersions is your cultural attaché in Boston! 

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We loved meeting the Danish Silkeborg students and playing Jeopardy with them at Homestay Orientation! We hope you enjoy your time in homestay and have fun exploring Boston!We had fun meeting the Danish Saxogade 3D group at Homestay Orientation! We hope enjoy your time in Boston and have a great experience in homestay!We loved meeting the Danish Saxogade 3C students at Homestay! Top: Danish Saxogade 3C visitors pose for a group photo. Bottom: The winners of our Orientation Jeopardy game show off their Global Immersions T-shi
It was great to meet the Danish Ringkjobing students at Homestay Orientation at Bunker Hill Community College! Congrats to the winners of our Jeopardy game, we hope you enjoy prizes and your time in Boston!We had so much fun playing Jeopardy with the Danish Haderslev visitors at Homestay Orientation! Here are the Jeopardy winners with their chocolate prizes!We loved meeting the Danish Aalborg 3S visitors at Homestay Orientation! Here, the winners of our Jeopardy game display their Global Immersions T-shirts and candy prizes!
Our second group of Jeopardy winners from the Danish Aalborg 3S Homestay Orientation! We hope you enjoy your prizes and your time in Boston!We enjoyed meeting our Japanese Otawara and Kikuzato High School students at Homestay Orientation this week! Top: Otawara students pose in their GI T-shirts. Bottom: Kikuzato students setting up their cell phones to practice calling their hosts!Homestay Orientation at TALK Boston with our Japanese Matsusho Gakuen and Guadeloupe High School Students. Here the winners of our trivia game pose with their candy bars!
We had a great time at Homestay Orientation with our Japanese Hitotsubashi and Ritsumeikan groups at BU CELOP!Orientation at TALK with our first Pan-Latin American Group of 2017!There were 3 winners at the Danish Haderslev orientation at BHCC! Welcome to Boston Homestay!
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Group homestay programs are designed for your needs.  Program dates are flexible with a minimum of four nights in homestay based on availability.  The minimum age is 14 years for visitors to group programs. Each program is customized based on the purpose of the program. Does the group want to visit Boston for the cultural experience?  Does the group want to create a program of their own during the day and live in homestay?  Does the group want English language courses and cultural activities? Contact us to help make all of these types of programs happen in Boston!

What benefits can you expect from our Group Homestay Programs?

  • A customized program to meet the needs of your visitors and client
  • In-depth understanding of U.S.culture through homestay living for the visitors
  • Build confidence in language skills by daily interactions with hosts
  • Pre-departure materials designed for traveling abroad and cultural adjustment in a homestay
  • Homestay orientation - available on-site for all group programs to ensure a positive homestay experience.  Includes public transportation insights and materials.
  • All program details organized and handled by culturally sensitive and experienced Global Immersions staff

Reasons to Choose Global Immersions Homestay:

  • Boston’s leading Homestay provider
  • Carefully screened and qualified hosts
  • All hosts have completed and passed a background check
  • Culture specific trainings for hosts during the year
  • Monthly newsletter for hosts highlighting cultures and hosting tips
  • Go Global Blog for visitors and hosts including local tips, cultural insights and more! 
  • Extensive host network including a variety of hosts and homes
  • Gain in-depth perspective of U.S. culture
  • Improve communication and language skills with Americans
  • Unbeatable, high-quality Homestay services
  • Well-qualified, multilingual and culturally experienced staff

Customized Group Homestay Programs Include:

  • Standard Homestay
  • Single or shared homestay options available
  • Pre-departure materials and intercultural services
  • Homestay welcome orientation - on-site for all groups
  • Welcome Packets with important homestay living tips and house guidelines
  • Public transportation information
  • Daily interaction with U.S. hosts to learn about and experience U.S. culture
  • Continual monitoring throughout the stay
  • Local cultural activities and insider tips on experiencing Boston

Additional Add-On Services Available  

  • Transfer services (to and from airport or designated location)
  • Lunch on the weekend
  • Public transportation passes 

Contact us today to customize a program for your group!