Zena, East Sussex, England

Zena and her husband Andrew live in a 4 bedroom house with large garden in a village near Rye.

Your teacher

Zena has the following qualifications: CELTA, Bachelor of Arts, Diploma in French, Diploma in European Humanities. She has been teaching since 2007 and can teach Business English, Preparation for IELTS, First Certificate, Advanced, Proficiency and TOEIC. She is happy to teach children from age 10 and adults.. Has been teaching since 2007. Business English, Preparation for IELTS, First Certificate, Advanced, Proficiency and TOEIC. Happy to teach children from age 10 and adults

Your hosts

Zena has studied both art and architecture and enjoys dancing, theatre, history, reading. She has 2 adult children and 2 grandchildren and loves cooking 3 home-cooked meals every day, using fresh produce from the garden when available.

Andy enjoys dancing, gardening, reading, theatre.

The home

Traditional brick and white-boarded semi (typical of this region), with four bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, all kept immaculately clean. Garden to front and rear of house, with decking area.


The teacher lives near Rye, East Sussex, which is a stunningly beautiful and historic area, with much to see and do. Just 15 minutes from the sea and not far from numerous historic buildings, museums, castles, good shopping centres and all kinds of sporting activities. There are even some vineyards, which produce some award winning wines! Getting here: Rye station, 10 minutes from Beckley, Ashford International station, Etchingham Station (trains to and from London Charing Cross), Gatwick airport, Heathrow airport

Other details

Wifi available, smokers accepted (outside only), garden, private bathroom, TV with DVD player in every bedroom, plus large screen TV in sitting room.

Local amenities

Golf, Tennis, Swimming, Horse Riding, Water Sports, Sports Centre

Check their availability

Interested in learning in this home? Send us a quick little message to find out if they are free for the dates you have in mind!