Housing assistance is available for those interested and can be either in shared housing, independent living, in local hotels/hostels or with local families. Costa Rica TEFL will assist you with accommodation information for no extra fee. All payments are made directly to the accommodation provider.
Shared housing can be with other trainees or locals in furnished houses or apartments. The prices for shared housing are from $280 to $350 (with utilities included) per person for the month for a private room.
Independent housing is in furnished houses, bed & breakfasts or apartments and can run from $400-$650 for the month.
Homestays with local families include two meals a day (breakfast and dinner), and laundry service. The family is chosen according to trainees needs and costs approximately $150 per week.