SprachCaffe New York

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17 Battery Pl Suite 638 NY 10004 New York USA

SprachCaffe New York is located in beautiful Battery Park, the southern tip of Manhattan. Surrounded by water, Battery Park offers cool breeze in the summer heat, and unforgettable view of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.

The school is on the 6th floor of the Whitehall Building, the first skyscraper in Manhattan! World-famous Wall-Street and the Charging Bull are a few steps away from school, as well as breath-talking 9/11 memorial.


  • Classrooms: 6 classrooms
  • Class size: Maximum 15 students
  • Facilities: Reception, student lounge, kitchenette, self-study area
  • Accessibility for disabled students: Yes
  • Student lounge: Student lounge is available where students can relax and have lunch. There are several restaurants and cafes nearby
  • Wi-Fi: Available
  • Student library: Student Corner with books that students can borrow
  • Nearest library: Eastman Library, 1 min walk
  • Distance to city centre: 30 minutes’ walk to or 15 minutes by subway

School Facilities


  • Air conditioning
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Reception Desk

Media and technology

  • Interactive whiteboard
  • Free Wifi


  • Self-study area
  • Student lounge

Food and Drink

  • Vending machine
  • Snack

Language courses

Course starts every Monday and is for all language levels.

Standard Course

English 16 - 99 years old

A dynamic course which gives our students just the boost they need to become more confident in their language skills. 
Our courses place a lot of emphasis on accuracy and fluency, and our teachers use discussions, debates, games, role plays, as well as authentic learning materials appealing to groups. Classes also revise and build on previously learnt grammar and develop students' vocabulary.

Timetable: two blocks from the following: 09:00 - 10:30, 10:45 - 12:15 or 13:00 - 14:30, 14:45 - 16:15


  • 4 lessons per day
  • 20 lessons per week
  • 5 days a week (Monday to Friday)
  • 1 lesson = 45 minutes

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Usually the check-in is one or two days before the start of the course, and check out on the day of graduation. You can change the dates in the form.

I do not need accommodation

Vanderbilt YMCA Residence

School residence 16 - 99 years old

224 East 47th Street NY 10017 New York USA


Located on East 47th Street between 2nd and 3rd avenues. The residence is right next to Grand Central Terminal, and the United Nations Headquarters. 

Having Grand Central Station nearby makes it easy to travel NYC. Students can take the downtown 6 train from Lexington 51st to 28th street. The 28th street station is right by SC GEOS New York.

Apartment facilities:

  • Desk with chair
  • Small Refrigerator
  • Wastepaper Basket
  • Free Internet Access
  • Individual Heat and Air controls
  • TV with cable
  • 24-Hour Security Desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Communal Kitchen
  • Communal Restrooms
  • Fitness Centre
  • Key Card Entry

Distance to school: approx. 30 mins by public transport
Distance to the supermarket: approx. 15 mins. on foot
Distance to the city center: approx. 5 mins. on foot
Distance to the nearest Airport ( LaGuardia, JFK, Newark): 40 mins. by public transport 40 mins. by public transport


Cleaning: Basic cleaning is organized daily. Bed-linen are provided, students are requested to bring their own towels.
WiFi: For free

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Homestay 16 - 99 years old

Staying in a private home requires a certain amount of flexibility, but it also offers the best opportunity for you to immediately apply what you’ve learned in the language course. You’ll also get a more of an insight into the lifestyle, traditions and culture of your host country and the habits of its residents.

With homestay accommodation, you can rest assured that you'll be fully immersed in the New York way of life, and the famous hospitality means host families always treat their guests as a member of the family. To guarantee the quality of our homestays, some are not located directly in downtown New York, but all are within 60 minutes of Downtown New York and our school.

Distance from school: max 60 minutes

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