Recommend a Friend Referral2022-12-09T15:06:23+00:00

Recommend a Friend Referral

If you know someone who would make a great homestay host, refer them to us. If they go on to host at least 2 students in July and August, we will reward you a £50 voucher at the end of the hosting season.

Refer a Friend Terms and Conditions


  • Referrals must be made by completing the Recommend a Friend Referral webform only Without this referral record, the reward cannot be tracked and given.
  • You must be an active host family with students accommodated in your home for at least 4 weeks in the current calendar year.
  • By providing us with your friend’s email address, you confirm that you have obtained their consent. Please note that this email address will be used by Country Cousins for the sole purpose of the referral and will not be used for further marketing activity.
  • You can refer a maximum of 2 new friends every year
  • You can’t refer yourself or someone who has previously hosted at any time. This scheme is for new homestays only.

Referred friends can…

  • Qualify as a Country Cousins referred friend homestay if they accept and complete a minimum of 2 student bookings during peak season (July)
  • Only become a homestay if they live in EX34 & EX33 post code areas
  • Join Country Cousins as a referred friend homestay if they’ve never hosted before. They can start referring their own friends as soon as they have their student  bookings confirmed.
  • Refer a maximum of 2 new friends every year
  • Accept the referral process by completing all of the steps within the enrolment process and accepting the terms and conditions

About the reward

  • The £50 Amazon voucher has no official monetary value and can’t be exchanged, transferred, replaced or refunded for proper cash.
  • Vouchers will be given in September

What if…

  •  A referred friend cancels their bookings? Country Cousins will reclaim any rewards given to the referring homestay.
  •  I stop hosting? As long as you have hosted for at least 4 weeks in the current calendar year you are still eligible for rewards as long as the other Terms & Conditions are met.
  • A referred friend or homestay has questions? Contact us on 01271862834 or email

Go to Top