Immersive and inspiring setting for language learning

Welcome to Hawaii, the tropical paradise that promises young adults an unforgettable adventure, relaxation, and an immersive English learning experience. From the world-renowned beaches, crystal-clear waters, and breathtaking views to the unique cultural diversity, Hawaii has something for everyone.

For the thrill-seekers, Hawaii's waves provide the perfect playground for both beginner and seasoned surfers. If hiking is your thing, you can explore the lush rainforests and summit the majestic volcanoes to witness the stunning panoramic views or discover hidden waterfalls and secret swimming holes.

But Hawaii's appeal goes beyond its natural beauty. Its multicultural society offers a plethora of experiences to explore and learn from. You can indulge in traditional Hawaiian hula dance performances, visit historic sites like the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, or learn to strum the ukulele.

What's more, Hawaii's warm weather, friendly locals, and English being the official language make it an ideal place for non-native English speakers to practice and improve their language skills. And if that's not enough, the islands' museums, galleries, and cultural events provide ample opportunities to delve into the rich history and culture of Hawaii.

In summary, Hawaii is the ultimate destination that caters to all interests. So why not pack your bags and head to this dreamy island paradise for an experience of a lifetime that promises fun, relaxation, and an opportunity to improve your English language skills. Aloha!

Hawaii diver

Global Village English Centres - GV Hawaii

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Global Village Hawaii is a Cambridge test centre that offers an exceptional English language learning experience. Students receive personalized attention in small class sizes, with a strict English-only policy to maximize language proficiency. The school's ocean-view classrooms provide an immersive and inspiring setting for language learning.

GV Hawaii is more than just a language school – it's a vibrant community that welcomes students from all over the world. Accommodation options and fun activities like surfing, hula, and ukulele complement the language learning experience. The friendly and experienced staff are dedicated to helping students achieve their language goals while creating unforgettable memories. With a focus on developing practical language skills and engaging with the local community and culture, Global Village Hawaii is the perfect place to enhance your English language skills in a supportive and immersive environment.


Ala Moana, Honolulu
1 minute walking to Ala Moana Shopping Center, Walmart, Target, bus stops.
5 minutes walking to Ala Moana Beach Park.


  • Homestay: single room, full board/half board/roomstay (average 60 minutes commuting time by bus)
  • Apartments: private, air-conditioned rooms with kitchenette and private bathroom (20 minutes commuting time by bus)
  • Dormitories: single/double room, shared kitchen and bathroom (10-20 minutes commuting time by bus)


  • General English Program (16, 20, 25 lessons per week)
  • Cambridge FCE Preparation
  • Cambridge CAE Preparation
  • Cambridge Teen Learners of English
  • Cambridge Young Learners of English
  • Parent & Child/Teen
  • Academic Year Program
  • Semester Gap Program
  • English + Surfing/Hula/Ukulele/Yoga/Fitness
  • Study Tours
  • English Pro
  • Private/Semi-Private lessons


  • Max class size: 16 students in a class
  • Average class size: 10-11 students in a class
  • Average Age: 25 years old for adult programs
  • Minimum Age: 16 years old for adult programs (7 years old for summer junior programs)
  • Lessons are 50 minutes
  • 7 classrooms with ocean views
  • 1 student lounge with wide screen TV
  • Student laptops and free Wi-Fi
  • Airport transfer
  • Hawaii’s only Cambridge test center
  • 15 faculty and 9 staff
  • Bakery downstairs, lots of restaurants and cafes within walking distance


  • Surfing
  • Skydiving
  • Hula
  • Ukulele
  • Yoga
  • Sunset Picnic
  • Shark Cage Dive
  • Dolphin Excursion
  • Catamaran Sail
  • North Shore Tours
  • Polynesian Cultural Center
  • …and more!

The Language House likes

The personalised and friendly approach, stunning location with plenty to visit and an English-only policy in the classrooms and throughout the school, ensuring an enjoyable full-immersion experience !