Become a Host Family today

Why become a Host Family with Hebe Adventures?

We find our Host Families get involved for lots of different reasons. Some are looking to give their kids a taste of other cultures and help them make lifelong friends from all over the world, others are keen to help visiting students experience true Irish hospitality, and others find it a great way to make a little extra cash.

When you host a foreign student with hebe Adventures, we offer 24/7 support and online management system that provides you will key information, alerts, notifications and much more to streamline the process. Put that spare room to use today and host a student with hebe Adventures.

As a Host Family you can earn up to 14k per year tax free.

Becoming a host family is an amazing experience for your family and Hebe Adventures makes it easy to earn money and reach the thousands of foreign students looking to live with host families to immerse themselves in Irish culture and learn English. When you host a student in your home you can avail of the rent a room tax relief. This applies whether you are a host family in Dublin or a host family anywhere else in Ireland. You have the flexibility to host a student for a short period of a few weeks or you can host a student for a school term or a full school year.

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We’re here to help.

When you decide to host students in your home it is a big commitment, and that’s why Hebe Adventures is on hand 24/7 to help. Our online management tool makes the whole process of being a host family and hosting students as easy as possible and we’re always on hand to answer any questions.

What to expect as a Host Family?

HEBE Adventures host families become the “home from home” when they host a student, providing a safe, secure and fun environment to ensure the students experience abroad is both fun, rewarding and memorable.

When you become a host family and host students with Hebe Adventures you give the student the opportunity to live as part of your family and enjoy all the family experiences, activities and culture and in the process, they improve the language.

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What we look for in Host Families?

When you host a student with hebe we expect:

  • Kind, caring and friendly families.
  • Families with children between the ages of 8 and 18.
  • Families who are flexible for local summer camps drop-offs and pick-ups.
  • Active families who like get out and about, who love the outdoors are preferred, and who are ready to provide an amazing experience for our kids

Register as a Host Family and start hosting foreign Students!

We are continually looking for new host families to host students from across Europe and Asia and invite you to complete the online form. It only takes 2 minutes to register!

Dont miss out on the opportunity to host students. Your family will make lots of new lifelong friends from around the world and you earn extra income for your services. So don't delay – start hosting foreign students today. Register Now! Once we receive your application we will be in touch soon.

Click the link below to take the first step towards hosting international students and making an extra income as an Irish Host Family.

We are looking for host family all across Ireland but in particular, we are looking for host families in Dublin and the surrounding areas.

Host Family Application Form