TEFL Philadelphia - CELTA Accommodation Options

We are continuously working with local accommodation providers to give you the best possible options for your course. If what you see here doesn't exactly suit your needs, then please give us a call or email us at info@teachinghouse.com and we'll help you find the best option for your budget. 



"Right at Home Homestay" provides rooms with local families at affordable rates. This is not hotel or BnB style accomodation. Typically you'd be sharing with international students.

All host families are vetted with an extensive application process including references, background checks, and in-home visits.  

The homestay includes:

• Safe, affordable accommodations

• A comfortable, fully furnished, private bedroom with shared bathroom

• Daily, self-serve continental breakfast

• Three family-style dinners each week

• Internet access

• Microwave, refrigerator, and laundry facilities

Rate:  $1163/4 weeks (Application plus homestay fee)

Watch their video here or apply directly on their website here



Sheraton University City

Located walking distance from Teaching House Philadelphia, the Sheraton University City features all of the comforts of home and the amenities every CELTA trainee looks for.

 Walking Directions

Room Amenities:

  • WiFi Available
  • Restaurants Nearby
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Cable TV
  • 37 Inch Flat Screen TV
  • Fax
  • Free Printing
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Continental Breakfast

Rate: $3500/4 weeks


Club Quarters Philadelphia is within walking distance to a host of attractions and restaurants and is a ten minute Metro ride from Teaching House Philadelphia. In addition, Club Quarters Philadelphia is home to a delicious restaurant and all of the wonderful amenities one comes to expect from Club Quarters. 

 Transit Directions

Hotel Amenities:

  • 24 hour Member Service Front Desk/Concierge
  • High speed wireless Internet access throughout the hotel
  • Private Club Living Room with complimentary coffee, tea, newspapers, magazines and games
  • Restricted entry for greater security
  • Chilled, purified bottled water
  •  Instant registration and check out
  • Use of computer/printer
  • Universal Charging Stations
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Fitness Room

Rate: $2400-2800 depending on season



Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia

The Holiday Inn Express Midtown is convenient to Philadelphia attractions and to Teaching House Philadelphia. You can be to class in fifteen minutes after enjoying the Express Start breakfast bar or grabbing a quick workout at the fitness center. When you get home from class you’ll have free wifi with a desk and desk chair to complete your CELTA assignments and a flat-screen TV to relax and rest your brain.

Transit Directions

Amenities Include:

  • Business Center
  • Copying/Printer
  • Email & Internet
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Dry Cleaning / Laundry Service
  • Flat-Screen TV
  • Free Breakfast

Rate: $99/night for 30 nights