Print / Pdf

Accommodations

We offer 3 types of accommodation

Residences

Host family

Hotel****

Quick access.

The residences

Our residences offer 3 standards of comfort: Studios / Standard rooms / Budget standard rooms

Comparison of the 3 levels of comfort

Studios Standard studio Student rooms
Residences Castel Arabel Studios
Aragon Studios
Castel Arabel Standard rooms
Villa Nador Standard rooms
Castel Arabel Student rooms
Equipment Individual equipped kitchenette
TV
Air-conditioning
Wifi access (5€/week)
Messages and mail service
Luggage service
Communal kitchen at the disposal of long programs students
TV room
Messages and mail service
Luggage service
Communal kitchen at the disposal of long programs students
TV room
Messages and mail service
Luggage service
Accommodation description Individual or double studios with private bathroom. Individual or double rooms with private bathroom. Individual or double rooms with private bathroom.

Notes

When our Standard rooms are all booked, we offer another residence of the same accommodation level: Couleurs Soleil Standard rooms.

USEFUL LINKS

Residence Castel Arabel

Studios, Standard rooms and Student rooms

Our hotel club, superb! 1200m from the school and a 5 minutes walk from the beaches.

View of the swimming pool at Castel Arabel

Students may choose a single room/studio or a double room/studio.

Distances to the residence

  • 450m from the shops
  • 600m from the beaches
  • 900m from Juan-les-Pins train station
  • 1200m from the « Le Château » school, by foot: around 15 mn

Notes

Regarding to occupancy: No double occupancy for students over 30 years old unless in case of simultaneous reservations.

Assignment to a residence: We cannot guarantee that the student will be accommodated in a room or a studio of a specific residence, whatever the date of booking. However, you may inform us of the student’s preference and we will do our best to satisfy his/her request (we generally do).

 

USEFUL LINKS

 

RESIDENCE OFFERING THE SAME STANDARDS

Residence Aragon

Studios

A flowery residence a few steps from Juan-les-Pins and the beaches.

Aragon terrasse

Students accommodated in « Aragon » – Studios – may choose a single or a double studio.

Distances to the residence

  • 450m from the shops
  • 600m from the beaches
  • 600m from Juan-les-Pins train station
  • 1,2 km from the « Le Château » school, by foot: around 15 mn

Notes

Regarding to occupancy: No multiple occupancy for students over 30 years old unless in case of simultaneous reservations.

Assignment to a residence: We cannot guarantee that the student will be accommodated in a room or a studio of a specific residence, whatever the date of booking. However, you may inform us of the student’s preference and we will do our best to satisfy his/her request (we generally do).

 

USEFUL LINKS

 

RESIDENCE OFFERING THE SAME STANDARDS

Residence Villa Nador

Standard rooms

In the city centre between Antibes and Juan-les-Pins close to the town centre, shops and public transport.

Villa Nador Residence

Students may choose a single or a double room.

Distances to the residence

  • 1,2 km from the school “Le Château”
  • 1 km from the beaches of Antibes and Juan-les-Pins
  • 1 km from Juan-les-Pins centre
  • 600 m from Juan les Pins train station
  • 1 km from Antibes town centre
  • 1,3 km from Antibes train station
  • 25 km from Nice Côte d’Azur Airport (20/30 min by car), by foot: around 15 mn

Notes

Regarding to occupancy: No multiple occupancy for students over 30 years old unless in case of simultaneous reservations.

Assignment to a residence: We cannot guarantee that the student will be accommodated in a room or a studio of a specific residence, whatever the date of booking. However, you may inform us of the student’s preference and we will do our best to satisfy his/her request (we generally do).

 

USEFUL LINKS

 

RESIDENCE OFFERING THE SAME STANDARDS

Residence Couleurs Soleil

Standard rooms

A modern residence in the heart of Juan-les-Pins, only 70 meters from the sea.

Couleurs Soleil residence at 70m from the sea

Students may choose a single room or a double room.

Distances to the residence

  • 70m from the beaches
  • 50m from Juan-les-Pins train station
  • 1,6km from the « Le Château » school, by foot: around 25 mn

Notes

Regarding to occupancy: No double occupancy for students over 30 years old unless in case of simultaneous reservations. Offered ONLY when the maximum capacity of Castel Arabel Standard rooms and Villa Nador Standard rooms have been reached.

Assignment to a residence: We cannot guarantee that the student will be accommodated in a room or a studio of a specific residence, whatever the date of booking. However, you may inform us of the student’s preference and we will do our best to satisfy his/her request (we generally do).

 

USEFUL LINKS

 

RESIDENCE OFFERING THE SAME STANDARDS

Additional information about the residences

Here you’ll find all the information you must know about our residences (common to all our residences, except Couleurs Soleil): Arrival and departures protocol, fees, free services, meals, contacts…

Arrivals and departures

  • Students accommodated in host families are picked up free of charge from either Nice airport or Antibes train station (on Saturday and Sunday from 6.30am to 9.00pm).
  • Students accommodated in residence are offered the following transfers :
    • One way trip provided by the school (on Saturday and Sunday from 6.30am to 9.00pm) :
      – 50€/person to/from Nice airport,
      – 15€/person to/from Antibes train station.
    • City taxis: +/- 50€ from Nice airport and 13-25€ from Antibes train station
    • Public bus transit from Nice airport to the center of Antibes (2€)
  • Arrivals are expected on Sunday and departures on Saturday. Nevertheless, for the cost of an extra day or two, students have the possibility of arriving on Saturday and/or leaving on Sunday.
  • It is important for the students to arrive during the hours when the reception is open. If this is impossible, we will ask the student to reserve a transfer with CIA Antibes. Our driver will provide the students with their keys and room information. When the student does not need assistance, the keys and room information will be available at the reception:
Residence Castel Arabel Saturday : 9a.m – 12a.m and Sunday : 11.30a.m – 7.30p.m.
Residence Villa Nador Sunday : 11.30a.m – 7.30p.m.
Residence Aragon Saturday 9a.m – 12a.m and Sunday : 11.30a.m – 7.30p.m.
Residence Couleurs Soleil From June to September: 24h/24.
From October to June: From Monday to Friday 9a.m – 12p.m and 3pm – 8pm Saturday: 8a.m – 8p.m Sunday: 9a.m – 12p.m
  • Deposit for the studios and rooms:
    A deposit of 200€ is to be paid on arrival. This deposit may be paid in cash, Traveler’s Check or credit card and will be fully refunded on the day of departure, minus any expenses incurred as a direct result of damages, missing items, costs of repairs or any cleaning that may be necessary.
  • City tax: around 1,50€/person/night for our residences Aragon and Castel Arabel (Studios) and 0.75€/person/night for our residences Villa Nador and Castel Arabel (Standard & Student rooms) will be collected at the reception of the residence. This city tax is approximately 1,30€/person/night at Couleurs Soleil and 3€/person/night at « Hotel Ambassadeur », to be paid on arrival. These taxes are subject to changes during the year.

Free services

  • Bed linen is supplied for the duration of the student’s stay and are provided weekly.
  • Message delivery.
  • Luggage service.

Services available at the reception for a fee

  • Guests: if the student wishes to have a guest (in his/her single room), there will be an extra charge of 80 €/week.
  • Cleaning on the day of departure if needed: 50€/room.
  • Fax transmission: Europe: 3€/page – Outside Europe: 5€/page.
  • Laundry: Washing Machine: 4€ – Dryer : 1€.
  • WIFI: 5€/week.

Meals

  • Breakfast
    • Provided at « Le Château » school from Monday to Friday (5€).
    • Available or from vending machines in the residences.
    • At home for those staying in high quality studios.
  • Lunch
    • Self service at « Le Château » school from Monday to Friday (8-10€).
    • At « Le Latino » restaurant for students in « Le Port » school (10-13€) or in one of the many nearby cafes and bars (4-6€ for a take-away meal).
  • Other meals
    • « At home » for those accommodated in Studios.
    • Students engaged in a long program (8 weeks or more) living in the residence have access to a large, equipped communal kitchen.
    • Other students have a large choice of other restaurants only minutes away by foot, ranging from cheap eateries to more sophisticated dining.

How to contact the students

All the messages (phone and fax) will be posted on the information board in the residence. Please note that the staff at the residences cannot transfer the phone calls directly to the students nor notify the students in their room (except in Couleurs Soleil, where rooms are equipped with telephones).

 

USEFUL LINKS

Accommodation in host families

We deal directly with host families and visit them on a regular basis

Accommodation in a host family

Students may choose a single room or a double room with bed & breakfast only or with half board formula.

Note that students may enjoy full board by booking weekend lunches with their family and taking weekdays lunches at the school self-service restaurant.

  • If the student has to share a room, we will do our best to place him/her with another student of similar age whose first language is not his/her own.
  • The size of rooms may vary depending on the host families.
  • Students can ask the host family to use their washing machine. The family may charge 2€ per machine.

Reach the school

  • We will do our best to accommodate the student within walking distance of the school.
  • This is not always possible and some students may have to take public transport (bus) to reach the school (maximum trip of 30 min).

Meals

  • Breakfast is included.
  • Half board: diners with the host family: 45€ per week.
  • Weekend lunches in family: 17€ per weekend.
  • Gluten free diet in host family: 20€ per week.
  • Lunches can be taken at the restaurant at « Le Chateau » school: 8 to 10€ (Opened from Monday to Friday).

Transfers

  • The host family will transport the student to and from Antibes rain station or Nice airport during the weekend from 6.30am to 9.00pm (transfers during week days are at supplement).

Address and information

  • Students will receive all details on the host family within 3 weeks of their arrival.
  • Students should inform us if they have their own car. We know some very welcoming houses that can only be accessed with a car.

Notes

No double occupancy for students over 25 years old unless in case of simultaneous reservations.

Accommodation at the Hotel « Ambassadeur » *****

A luxurious four-star hotel close to the « pinède » and the beaches of Juan-les-Pins Price and availability upon request

Swimming pool of Hotel Ambassadeur
  • Four-star Hotel 200m from beaches
  • 225 rooms and 19 suites
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 piano bar
  • 1 private beach

Reach the school

  • Individual transfer: 100€ per week

Notes

No double occupancy for students over 25 years old unless in case of simultaneous reservations.

Prices of Accommodation

Arrival on Sunday, Departure on Saturday

Accommodation Host Family Student Rooms
« Castel Arabel » or « Villa Nador »
Standard Rooms
« Castel Arabel »
Studios
« Castel Arabel », « Aragon »
Seasons* All year round Low
season
Medium
season
High
season
Low
season
Medium
season
High
season
Low
season
Medium
season
High
season
Single
Extra day
245 €
35 €
140 €
20 €
210 €
30 €
350 €
50 €
210 €
30 €
280 €
40 €
525 €
75 €
280 €
40 €
420 €
60 €
740 €
106 €
Double
Extra day
181 €
26 €
70 €
10 €
105 €
15 €
175 €
25 €
105 €
15 €
140 €
20 €
263 €
38 €
140 €
20 €
210 €
30 €
370 €
53 €

*Seasons
Low season: 07.01 – 17.03 & 14.10 – 22.12
Medium season: 18.03 – 30.06 & 26.08 – 13.10
High season: 01.07 – 25.08

Notes

No double occupancy for students over 30 (accommodation in residence) and 25 (accommodation in host families) unless simultaneous reservations.

Supplements for accommodation

Half board in host family 45 €/ week (dinner daily in family)
Week end lunches in family 17 €/ week-end
Gluten free diet in host family 20 €/week
Lunches from Monday to Friday 8 – 10€/lunch : self service restaurant at the school
One way transfer (on Saturday and Sunday) from 6.30am to 9.00pm Nice airport 50 € – Antibes station : 15 €
One way transfer (during the week) Nice airport 80 € – Antibes station : 25 €
Guest 80 € / week – not available in family or student rooms

USEFUL LINKS

Return to top