Language course French in Biarritz

France Langue Juniors

Our partner school in Biarritz, France Langue BLS, runs a junior programme aged 14-17 combined with surf lessons or sports. Student can choose between surfing or sport activities in the afternoon. The junior centre is located in Biarritz city centre in a lively area with many shops, restaurants and other amenities. This school welcomes students from different nationalities which ensures a great international experience. Of course, this course is fully supervised by monitors.

Key features of our partner French school in Biarritz:

  • School accredited by FLE (Français Langue Etrangère)
  • Groups of different nationalities
  • Lessons suitable for all language levels
  • Level test (oral and written) to assess the level of the student
  • Monitors supervising lessons and activities

Social Programme

France Langue runs 2 junior programmes at the same time (French & Surf and French & Sports). Each one has its own structure; however, they share the same leisure and activity programme, which includes:

  • Socialactivities: 4 sessions per week (before or after surfing/multi-activities) to allow students to practice French together before or after the activity: football matches, beachvolley contests, quizzes, photocontests, treasurehunts…
  • Excursions to discover the Basque country: half-day excursion on Wednesday afternoon and full-day excursion on Saturday (Bayonne, St Jean de Luz, St Jean Pied de Port, Espelette, la Rhune…)
  • Evenings: 1 evening activity per week on Friday (evening on the beach, bowling, cinema…).The other evenings are free or spent with the family to practise French.
Junior activity programme Biarritz

The above mentioned activities are common examples of what is available to juniors in Biarritz. Students will be informed about the definitive schedule of activities whilst on their course.

Intensive & Sports (14-17 years)

  • Ages: 14-17
  • Minimum level: suitable for all levels
  • Lessons: 20 lessons per week from Monday to Friday (09:00h-12:20)* timetable subject to changes + 4 afternoon sport lessons.
  • Accommodation: host family, twin room in full board basis
  • Curfew: From 15 years, students will be allowed to go out (only with parental authorization) and they will need to follow the curfew: He/she is allowed out until 11pm from Sunday to Thursday and until 01:00 am on Friday, Saturday and the evening of public holidays. Students aged 14 years are not allowed to go out at all.
  • Supervision: this programme is fully supervised by monitors
  • Airport transfer: return transfer included at Biarritz airport or train station
  • Social programme: included

 

French lessons and Sports
This intensive French course in Biarritz consists of 20 lessons per week with special emphasis on communication. During these lessons you will develop your essential language skills (speaking, writing, listening and reading) thorough full immersion and communicative activities.
The program consists of 4 different sports activities in a group size is a maximum of 12 people.  The sport activities include climbing, rafting, volleyball, sea kayaking, golf and horse riding.

Sample of the social programme

France Langue runs 2 junior programmes at the same time (French & Surf and French & Sports). Each one has its own structure; however, they share the same leisure and activity programme, which includes:

  • Social activities: 4 sessions per week (before or after surfing/multi-activities) to allow students to practice French together before or after the activity: football matches, beachvolley contests, quizzes, photocontests, treasurehunts…
  • Excursions to discover the Basque country: 1 half-day excursion on Wednesday afternoon and 1 full-day excursion on Saturday (Bayonne, St Jean de Luz, St Jean Pied de Port, Espelette, la Rhune…)
  • Evenings: 1 evening activity per week on Friday (evening on the beach, bowling, cinema…).The other evenings are free or spent with the family to practise French.
Junior activity programme Biarritz

The above mentioned activities are common examples of what is available to juniors in Biarritz. Students will be informed about the definitive schedule of activities whilst on their course.)

Lessons will always be taught in French from Monday to Friday, during the mornings. Social activities and excursions are fully supervised and obligatory.

Minimum age is 14 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 14/12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Intensive & Sports (14-17 years) with host family, double room, fullboard 870 1690 2455 3270
Starting dates:  

beginner : 12/06, 26/06, 31/07
from beginner : 12/06, 19/06, 26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07, 24/07, 31/07, 07/08, 14/08

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

Accommodation is in twin rooms with lodging based on full board (with packed lunch).

Transfer:  

€0

Transfer on arrival (Sunday) and departure (Saturday) at the airport or train station of Biarritz is included. In case you are not able to arrive at Biarritz's airport or train station, you can book a transfer from another airport. Price on request.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • transfer on arrival at the Biarritz's airport or train station arriving on Sunday and leaving on Saturday (this service is not operative in other week days)
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • activities (4 surf lessons or multi-activities per week)

The school is closed on July 14 and August 15. On these days, participants of the junior courses will not have any lessons, but spend the day with their host family.

The junior course starts any Monday between June 12 - August 18. Last class day: 18/08/2017.

For the Junior course students can either walk or take the bus together to the school. The bus pass is not included in the cost of the course and costs approximately € 12 per week (and € 16 per month).

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 14/12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Intensive & Sports (14-17 years) with host family, double room, fullboard 900 1720 2485 3330
Starting dates:  

beginner : 11/06, 25/06, 30/07
from beginner : 11/06, 18/06, 25/06, 02/07, 09/07, 16/07, 23/07, 30/07

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

This course includes French lessons, 4 sports activities per week, materials, accommodation in twin room with full board (packed lunches) and arrival transfer from Biarritz train station or airport. This course is available for elementary to upper intermediate only (not for beginners and very advanced students).

Students can either walk or take the bus together to school. The buss pass is not included: approximately € 12,- per week.

Last course day is 17/18/2018.

Info host family:  

Accommodation is in twin rooms with lodging based on full board (with packed lunch).

Transfer:  

€0

Transfer on arrival (Sunday) and departure (Saturday) at the airport or train station of Biarritz is included. In case you are not able to arrive at Biarritz's airport or train station, you can book a transfer from another airport. Price on request.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • transfer on arrival at the Biarritz's airport or train station arriving on Sunday and leaving on Saturday (this service is not operative in other week days)
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • activities (4 surf lessons or multi-activities per week)

The school is closed on 14/07/2018 & 15/08/2018. On these days, participants of the junior courses will not have any lessons, but spend the day with their host family.

The junior course starts any Monday between 10/06/2018 - 18/08/2018. Last class day: 17/08/2018.

For the Junior course students can either walk or take the bus together to the school. The bus pass is not included in the cost of the course and costs approximately € 12 per week (and € 16 per month).

Intensive & Surfing (14-17 years)

  • Ages: 14-17
  • Minimum level: suitable for all levels
  • Lessons: 20 lessons per week from Monday to Friday (09:00h-12:20)* timetable subject to changes + 4 surfing lessons per week (1.5 hours per lesson) Wetsuit and board are provided.
  • Accommodation: host family, twin room in full board basis
  • Curfew: From 15 years, students will be allowed to go out (only with parental authorization) and they will need to follow the curfew: He/she is allowed out until 11pm from Sunday to Thursday and until 01:00 am on Friday, Saturday and the evening of public holidays. Students aged 14 years are not allowed to go out at all.
  • Supervision: this programme is fully supervised by monitors
  • Airport transfer: return transfer included at Biarritz airport or train station
  • Social programme: included
  • Other extras: return transport from the activities is included

French lessons and surfing
This intensive French course in Biarritz consists of 20 lessons per week with special emphasis on communication. During these lessons you will develop your essential language skills (speaking, writing, listening and reading) thorough full immersion and communicative activities.

Surf lessons will take place in Plage des Corsaires (return transportation is included) and these will be taught by professional monitors. Wetsuit and board are provided.

Sample of the social programme

France Langue runs 2 junior programmes at the same time (French & Surf and French & Sports). Each one has its own structure; however, they share the same leisure and activity programme, which includes:

  • Social activities: 4 sessions per week (before or after surfing/multi-activities) to allow students to practice French together before or after the activity: football matches, beachvolley contests, quizzes, photocontests, treasurehunts…
  • Excursions to discover the Basque country: half-day excursion on Wednesday afternoon and full-day excursion on Saturday (Bayonne, St Jean de Luz, St Jean Pied de Port, Espelette, la Rhune…)
  • Evenings: 1 evening activity per week on Friday (evening on the beach, bowling, cinema…).The other evenings are free or spent with the family to practise French.
Junior activity programme Biarritz

The above mentioned activities are common examples of what is available to juniors in Biarritz. Students will be informed about the definitive schedule of activities whilst on their course.

Lessons will always be taught in French from Monday to Friday, during the mornings. Social activities and excursions are fully supervised and obligatory.

Minimum age is 14 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 14/12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Intensive + Surfing (14-17 years) with host family, double room, fullboard 870 1690 2455 3270
Starting dates:  

beginner : 12/06, 26/06, 31/07
from beginner : 12/06, 19/06, 26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07, 24/07, 31/07, 07/08, 14/08

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

Accommodation is in twin rooms with lodging based on full board (with packed lunch).

Transfer:  

€0

Transfer on arrival (Sunday) and departure (Saturday) at the airport or train station of Biarritz is included. In case you are not able to arrive at Biarritz's airport or train station, you can book a transfer from another airport. Price on request.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • transfer on arrival at the Biarritz's airport or train station arriving on Sunday and leaving on Saturday (this service is not operative in other week days)
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • activities (4 surf lessons or multi-activities per week)

The school is closed on July 14 and August 15. On these days, participants of the junior courses will not have any lessons, but spend the day with their host family.

The junior course starts any Monday between June 12 - August 18. Last class day: 18/08/2017.

For the Junior course students can either walk or take the bus together to the school. The bus pass is not included in the cost of the course and costs approximately € 12 per week (and € 16 per month).

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 14/12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Intensive + Surfing (14-17 years) with host family, double room, fullboard 900 1720 2485 3330
Starting dates:  

beginner : 11/06, 25/06, 30/07
from beginner : 11/06, 18/06, 25/06, 02/07, 09/07, 16/07, 23/07, 30/07

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

This course includes French lessons, 4 surfing lessons per week, materials, accommodation in twin room with full board (packed lunches), activity programme and arrival transfer from Biarritz train station or airport. Board and wetsuit are provided. The junior course is available for elementary to upper intermediate only (not for beginners and very advanced students).

Students can either walk or take the bus together to school. The buss pass is not included: approximately € 12,- per week.

Last course day is 17/08/2018. Lessons and activity programme are mandatory.

Info host family:  

Accommodation is in twin rooms with lodging based on full board (with packed lunch).

Transfer:  

€0

Transfer on arrival (Sunday) and departure (Saturday) at the airport or train station of Biarritz is included. In case you are not able to arrive at Biarritz's airport or train station, you can book a transfer from another airport. Price on request.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • transfer on arrival at the Biarritz's airport or train station arriving on Sunday and leaving on Saturday (this service is not operative in other week days)
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • activities (4 surf lessons or multi-activities per week)

The school is closed on 14/07/2018 & 15/08/2018. On these days, participants of the junior courses will not have any lessons, but spend the day with their host family.

The junior course starts any Monday between 10/06/2018 - 18/08/2018. Last class day: 17/08/2018.

For the Junior course students can either walk or take the bus together to the school. The bus pass is not included in the cost of the course and costs approximately € 12 per week (and € 16 per month).

Host family

You can combine your French course with accommodation in a local host family, which is a great option if you want to immerse yourself in the French culture and practice the language. You will be placed in a twin room based on full board (with a packed lunch during the day).

This accommodation is normally a 20-30 minute walk or public transport from the school. A weekly bus pass cost around 12-15€.

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Learn French in Biarritz, a traditional town situated in southwestern France on the Atlantic coast. Biarritz is a very appealing seaside resort popular with surfers and tourists due to its coastline and award-winning unspoilt beaches. As well as wonderful sandy beaches, the town has a number of historic buildings which are very appealing and well worth a visit if you choose to learn French in Biarritz.

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