New Zealand Homestay (NZH) pricing is specific to the living costs, packages and services available in each location.
Homestay Package Fees
Our homestay packages include a furnished room, homestay insurance, internet access, utilities (e.g. electricity, water, gas), 24//7 support, pre and post arrival orientation, and online payment processing. Meals will be provided according to the package you book.
A Matching Fee applies to each booking. This covers the management and support of your homestay including personalised student–host matching, selection and training of hosts, host home inspection, vetting and reference checks for hosts, ongoing support during your placement and liaising with education providers and agents if needed.
Matching Fee for Over 18s $300 NZD
Matching Fee for Under 18s $350 NZD
Are you a host? Please visit the “Host Payments” page for host reimbursement rates.
All prices quoted are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD)
Applies to stays from 1 January 2024
*Special dietary requirements (i.e. Kosher, Halal, Gluten Free, Vegetarian or Vegan meals etc.) may incur an additional fee to cover host expenses. Contact us for further details.
Daily transport may incur an additional fee and is subject to availability.
NZH makes every reasonable effort to ensure the accuracy of information provided, however, things change, sometimes without notice. Please check your quote for the pricing of your required package (issued upon receipt of your student application).