Largo Maria Leonor, 12C 1495-144 Miraflores
Telephone number
(+351) 210 456 210
Fax number
(+351) 214 139 049


If you or your child want to study general English or prepare for an English language exam, our English school in Lisbon is the perfect place to start.

We offer:

  • structured courses from beginners to advanced levels, from children (6-9), middle schoolers (9-12), teens (12-17) and  adult-only classes
  • specialised courses in speaking skills and work skills
  • help to prepare you for exams
  • specially focussed courses for groups or individuals at your company or institution
  • you will also gain access to the British Council's Student Portal, where you can find news, help, practice, as well as records of attendance and assessment.

The British Council provides facilities for students with certain special needs. Contact us to find out how we can help.

The British Council centre in Miraflores is located in a quiet, residential square, away from busy traffic, very near the Dolce Vita shopping centre.

We offer state-of-the-art classrooms, all with interactive whiteboards and books for lending. There is always a young learner assistant present whenever younger learners are on the premises to ensure safety and supervision. 

The school also offers WiFi.

Miraflores has a friendly “family” atmosphere, where you always be sure of service with a smile and is an excellent place to learn English.

Parking: Largo Maria Leonore, right in front of the school (paid)

Busses: 48, 50, 51, 201, 202

Metro: no metro

Train station: Algés


Term dates

Except for myClass, our adult courses are based on 30 hour modules, which can be done in any order. This gives you flexibility in when you start your studies and also at the times of year you study. Modules are available all year round.

Term From To
Term 1 27 September 2014 12 December 2014
Term 2 To be announced To be announced
Term 3 To be announced To be announced
Summer school To be announced To be announced

Contact and location

Easter Opening Hours

23 March to 27 March inclusive: 15.00-19.30

28 March to 06 April inclusive: closed to the public

From 07 April: normal opening hours

Normal opening hours*


  • The British Council will be closed 01 November
Day Telephone
Monday 10.00-19.00 Closed Closed
Tuesday 10.00-19.00 15.00-20.00 15:00-20:00
Wednesday 10.00-19.00 15.00-20.00 15:00-20:00
Thursday 10.00-19.00 15.00-20.00 15:00-20:00
Friday 10.00-19.00 15.00-20.00 15:00-20:00
Saturday** Closed 09.30-13.00;
Sunday Closed Closed Closed

* Opening hours may vary during holidays 
** Only open on Saturdays when there are classes at the British Council