- French courses
- Meals provided
- Activities & excursions
- per week
- From 13 to 17 y.o,
- 02/07 - 12 Aug 2023
The language stay in Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, 17 km south-east of Biarritz, is an accommodation in a campus, for young people who come to learn French of course, but also to spend vacations among other students of 30 different nationalities. The stay includes entertainment and a program of activities for all, teens aged 13-17 are given greater privileges to leave the premises, which they will really appreciate!
Over the years, we have been working with our teachers to develop recognized and well-recognized teaching methods. Our students learn to communicate in a fun atmosphere where they can overcome the fear of speaking French.
French classes are held from 8:30 to 11:45 a.m. with no more than 15 students per class.
Students learn new skills in an engaging environment where they can focus on communication in a role playing situation. Teachers aim to prioritize the development of the studetnts' self-confidence in speaking French.
There are no lessons on the first Monday. You will take a test of written and oral French in the morning to assess your language level and assign you to a class.
Maximum 15 pupils per class
Level: beginner to advanced
All-inclusive stay package
Maximum of 15 students per class
Level: beginner to advanced
+€65 per week
Our modern campus is composed of triple rooms. It is located 20km from Biarritz in Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle. The bathrooms are shared by 7 to 8 students. The campus is just a few meters from the classrooms and the dining area.
On-site : Public laundromats with washing machines and dryers are available at the residence. All rooms have personal cupboards with lockers in which to store items of value.
In addition there are plenty of little spots where anyone can find their own oasis of peace and quiet.
Our campus offers well-equipped, triple bedrooms with a shared bathroom, bright and spacious classrooms.
Many sports and fun activities organized by our entertainment team. All students are strongly encouraged to participate in activities: Multisports, swimming and games by the lake.
In the evening: a welcome and goodbye party, karaoke night, etc.
3 afternoons per week of surf: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm are also available (with an extra charge).
Our group leaders are on-hand 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and sleep on-site.> Find out more
From the beginning of their course, students are looked after and supervised by our activities team. Our main aim is to offer a mix of theoretical French and educational and recreational activities. Visit the gems of the region, Hendaye, Saint Jean de Luz or Bordeaux, spend time at the beach or surfing while making unforgettable memories.
On a daily basis our students learn to explore and develop creative skills and meet new people in a relaxed atmosphere.
In Biarritz, everything is taken care of, classes, accommodation and meals. Students can stay in a comfortable residence or with carefully selected host families for a 100% French experience.
From Monday to Friday, students take French classes that are open to all levels with a maximum of 15 students per class. Our teachers aim to motivate our students to talk in a safe environment by guaranteeing continuous progression during and after their stay.
By focusing on the essential grammar skills for each level, our teaching method builds student confidence. Interactive workshops and role play promote learning throughout the immersion in a fun way.
After school, students can get together with friends and take part in a wide range of activities or spend an afternoon at the beach relaxing or playing volley-ball. The youth hostel is the meeting point for kids and teens from all over the world and the program of activities organized by our international counselors takes place there. In the evening, after dinner, students can explore Biarritz in groups or pairs, usually until 11 p.m.
This course is also available on request for day students.
After French classes, students participate in a trip to San Sébastien or Bordeaux, beach games or creative and cultural activities, trips to the beach, evenings on campus, karaoke nights, movies, and big interactive games. Students are allowed to leave the premises subject to parents’ approval. Our group leaders, who have experiences of establishing a caring relationship with kids and teens but remain strict about monitoring curfews, are on-hand 24/7.