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EC Cape Town

Our modern school in the Foreshore, the business district of the city centre, is located between the V&A Waterfront, the most visited tourist attraction in South Africa, and the historical centre of Cape Town. Our friendly and welcoming staff, coupled with our colourful school in an historically-protected heritage building, offers a unique and quality learning experience for our students.

Centre Information

Launched: 2006
Centre capacity: 180
Classrooms: 12
Minimum age: 16
Students under 18 must travel with parents or book EC homestay, single room.
Students per class: Average 11 (Max. 15)

NEW IELTS registration centre

EC English Cape Town is registered as a Private College with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) in South Africa with registration number 2018/FE07/034.


+27 (0) 21 422 4111

Emergency Number

+27 (0) 84 886 6342 

Operating Hours
Monday 08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:00
Thursday 08:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:00 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Our Team

School Amenities

EC Cape Town
1st Floor, Aria North Wharf
42 Hans Strijdom Avenue
Cape Town

  • Located in the Central Business District
  • The school is in an historical heritage building
  • 10- minute walk to the V&A Waterfront
  • 10-minute walk to Greenmarket Square and the restaurant and retail hubs of Long and Bree Streets
  • 5-minute walk to the public transport links
  • 5-minute walk to the Cape Town Stadium Fan Walk
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Top 3 Activities


English in the City

English in the City
A regular outdoor class activity with a teacher and a tour guide in the Cape Town City Centre, combining English learning and use of English, while socialising and learning more about the local area.


Table Mountain

Once one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World, Table Mountain towers over Cape Town and is just a 10-minute drive away. Hike or catch the cableway to the top and take in panoramic views of the city and its adjacent mountain ranges, as well as the Atlantic and Indian Oceans.


Welcome City Tour

New students are treated to a guided, walking city tour on their first day to ease into their course, as well as get to know their fellow newbies. This is a great way to familiarise yourself with the area and gain some local knowledge. 

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Travel Guide and Activities

EC Cape Town
EC Cape Town Travel Guide and Activities

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