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30 years’ experience

"Castel Arabel" RESIDENCE

A fabulous setting, near Juan les Pins and its beaches.

Our “Hotel Club” consists of 50 bedrooms and studio apartments and is located in a quiet area 750 yards from the beaches of Juan les Pins. It has a terrace, television room and small swimming pool.

You’ll be ...

  • Three-quarters of a mile from the school "Le Château"
  • 650 yards from the beaches
  • 500 yards from the shops
  • 1,000 yards from Juan les Pins train station
  • A mile and a quarter from the old town and harbor of Antibes
  • 10 km from Cannes
  • 19 km from Nice Airport
  • 44 km from Monaco
  • See "CASTEL ARABEL" on GoogleMap
Studio Castel Arabel
Studio apartment with kitchen and balcony or terrace

Individual shower room, individual, well-equipped kitchenette, reversible airconditioning, television.
No double occupancy for students over 30.
For more accommodation in this category at the same price, see "Aragon".

Low season Medium season High season
Studio Single
Extra day
280 €
40 €
420 €
60 €
740 €
106 €
Double
Extra day
140 €
20 €
210 €
30 €
370 €
53 €

Arrival: Sunday / Departure: Saturday. Prices per week per person.

Low season : 03.01-19.03 and 09.10-17.12
Medium season : 20.03-25.06 and 21.08-08.10
High season : 26.06-20.08

Standard Room Castel Arabel
Main building, with views of the swimming pool or garden

Individual shower room, shared, well-equipped kitchen for the use of long-term students, television room in the residence
Student rooms in Castel Arabel residence are not available for the students over 30 y.o
For more rooms in this category at the same price, see "Villa Nador".

Low season Medium season High season
Single room
Extra day
210 €
30 €
280 €
40 €
525 €
75 €
Double room
Extra day
105 €
15 €
140 €
20 €
263 €
38 €

Arrival: Sunday / Departure: Saturday. Prices per week per person.

Low season: 03.01-19.03 and 09.10-17.12
Medium season : 20.03-25.06 and 21.08-08.10
High season : 26.06-20.08

Student room Castel Arabel
The garden-floor annex

Individual shower room, shared, well-equipped kitchen for the use of long-term students, television room in the residence. Standard room for the students of 18-30 years.

Low season Medium season High season
Single room
Extra day
140 €
20 €
210 €
30 €
350 €
50 €
Double room
Extra day
70 €
10 €
105 €
15 €
175 €
25 €

Arrival: Sunday / Departure: Saturday. Prices per week per person.

Low season: 03.01-19.03 and 09.10-17.12
Medium season : 20.03-25.06 and 21.08-08.10
High season : 26.06-20.08

Which residence will you be in? : We can’t guarantee you a room or apartment in a specific residence, whatever the dates of your visit. But let us know your preference and we can usually meet your requirements.

General information and available services

The residence is equipped with wi-fi in the bedrooms and communal areas as well as on the terrace.

Meals :

For meals you have several options:

  • The studio apartments have a kitchenette.
  • A fully equipped shared kitchen is available for long-stay students at Castel Arabel
  • A self-service restaurant is open at the “Le Château” school Monday thru’ Friday (lunch 8-10€).
  • Machines dispensing drinks and snacks are on the premises.
  • In the evening you can find restaurants for every taste in Antibes/Juan les Pins, from low-budget meals to splurge options.
Housekeeping :

Castel Arabel is a residence rather than a hotel and students are responsible for cleaning their own rooms (the studio apartments must be left clean at the end of the stay).

However, for those who wish, the residence offers a cleaning service at 50€ per room.

Bed linen and towels

Bed linen is supplied and changed weekly. However towels are not supplied.

Reception opening hours

The Reception is open from 11.30am-7.30pm Sunday.

Students arriving outside these hours are advised to book a transfer from Nice airport or Antibes station.
Our out-of-hours telephone number is +33 (0)4 92 90 71 70.

Deposit :

A deposit of 200€ is requested on arrival. This deposit is refunded at the end of the stay less the cost of any damage, repairs or cleaning.

Tourist tax :
  • 0.70€ per person per night in a student room and standard room
  • 1.35€ per person per night in a studio apartment
Free services :
  • Sheets are supplied and changed weekly
  • An iron and ironing board are available
  • Message service
  • Postal service
  • Left luggage storage
Services at an extra charge :
  • Extra guest (reserve in advance): 80€ per week
  • Cleaning: 50€
  • Internet access: 5€ per week
  • Sending a fax: Within Europe: 3€ per page - Outside Europe: 6€ per page
  • Washing machine and dryer: 4€ and 2€
Contact details :
  • Address : 3, chemin de la pinède, 06160 Juan Les Pins
  • Tel : +33 (0)4 93 61 38 85
  • Fax : +33 (0)4 93 67 54 06
  • Out of hours number for weekend arrivals : +33 (0)4 92 90 71 70
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WHY CHOOSE THE CIA?
  • 30 years’ experience of teaching French as a Foreign Language.
  • School approved by the French Government (the Ministry of Youth and Sport and the Ministry of Education).
  • A wide choice of courses, flexible dates, prices that suit your needs.
  • A 97% success rate at the DELF examinations, proves the excellence of our teaching team.
  • A dream destination with its deep blue sea and 300 days of sunshine a year.
  • Some 100,000 students have already put their trust in us !
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