week-long residential courses offer a combination of intensive classroom
based learning and excursions. You will have the opportunity to use
your language in very practical situations; the market, restaurants
and guided tours of local sights to name but a few.
Our residential courses are “all inclusive”.
Your accommodation will be in one of our
newly renovated gites, on site. The bedrooms, some en suite, will all
be single occupancy, unless you ask to share. Please click on the icon
/ link in the left hand margin to view the accommodation on our gîtes
We will meet you at your local point of
arrival and take you back there at the end of your course.
We are well situated for airports (Bordeaux
& La Rochelle) and the TGV stations at either Angoulême or
Bordeaux, Angoulême is the closer of the two stations..
Courses offered at the following levels:
of your visit we will discuss with you your needs and goals to ensure
that we are able to meet your requirements and expectations.
2018 and Course dates
Residential courses for adult
beginners or improvers
courses are similar in structure to those for Sixth formers but they
will be focused on a more practical use of the language, both oral and
written, as required.
Groups are structured according to ability
to ensure that no one is either left behind or feels restrained in their
The accommodation for residential
courses will be in our newly renovated
Non-residential courses for
Do you feel frustrated when you try to communicate
in French, especially on the telephone?
Do you not answer the telephone, when in
France, for fear of not understanding the caller?
Do you want to improve your French in an
informal, fun and friendly atmosphere?
Are you at school and have trouble keeping
up with your French friends?
Are you at school and just need some extra
understanding to help complete your homework?
Do you miss going to the cinema or theatre
because you cannot understand what's going on?
Call us to discuss your frustrations. We
will be able to design a course to help your understanding and communication.
Our courses are tailor-made to your needs,
whether written or oral. Tuition can be on a 1-2-1 basis or in small
groups of up to six like-minded people with similar frustrations and
level of expertise.
Do you have
a very specific language need or requirement?
Call us to discuss the issue
– there will be a solution and we will find it for you.