one of england’s most beautiful private schools with easy access to London

The school dates back to the 1600s but has been on its current 68-acre site in Godalming, Surrey since 1847. Charterhouse’s rich sporting history includes being involved in founding the modern game of football. The word soccer was reportedly first used by a Charterhouse pupil who went on to become an international football player. The sprawling gothic school buildings create an inspiring environment for learning while the extensive sports facilities offer students a wealth of sports options.


3 meals a day and an evening snack, including vegetarian options


Single and twin bedrooms with shared bathroom facilities


  • Extensive football pitches

  • All-weather astro hockey pitches

  • All-weather astro football pitches

  • flood-lit tennis courts

  • Sports centre

  • 25m swimming pool

  • Fives, racquets and squash courts

  • Player's lounge

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Laundry facilities


Travel Information

Charterhouse School
Charterhouse Road

Rail Links:
Godalming Station (2 km)

Heathrow (45 km)
Gatwick (64 km)

Airport transfers available to and from these airports