Language course French in Bordeaux

France Langue

Learn French in Bordeaux at our partner French language school in Bordeaux, France Langue-BLS. Our partner school is housed in a beautiful and spacious 19th century building right in the heart of the city.

Important features of our partner French school in Bordeaux:

  • Validated by FLE
  • 9 bright, air conditioned classrooms
  • Free WIFI access
  • Cafeteria
  • Internet and self-study room available at student’s disposal during class times
  • Student room and large garden
  • Minimum age: 17 years

Social Programme

Alongside French courses, BLS offers an extensive programme of activities which help students to increase their knowledge of French language, culture and history. Examples include:

  • A guided tour of Bordeaux
  • Wine tasting
  • Day excursions to the Arcachon Basin and the Dune of Pyla – Europe’s highest sand dune with fantastic views over the Atlantic ocean and pine forest
  • French cookery lessons
Activity programme Bordeaux

Intensive

The intensive course offers 20, 26 or 30 hours of French lessons per week. The intensive 30 course requires basic knowledge of the French language in order to participate. The intensive 26 and 30 courses are available for beginners.

Indication of your timetable for the intensive French course with

20 Lessons: Monday through Friday from 9:30 till 11:00 and then, after a 15-minute break, from 11:15 till 12:45.

26 Lessons: All the intensive 20 classes and 6 extra classes after lunch from 14:00 till 15:30 on Monday and from 13:45 till 15:15 and, after another 15-minute break, from 15:30 till 17:00 on Tuesday.

30 Lessons: All the intensive 20 classes and 10 extra classes after lunch. From 14:00 till 15:30 on Monday, Thursday and Friday and from 13:45 till 15:15 and, after a 15-minute break, from 15:30 till 17:00 on Tuesday.
*Class times may be subject to change and will be confirmed when you book your course.

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
26
30
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 370 660 950 1160 1430 1700 1970 2240 2510 2780 3050 2780 3005 3230 3455 3680 3905 4130 4355 4580 4805 5030 5255 5480 4955 5150 5345 5540 5735 5930 6125 6320
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 715 1165 1555 1850 2385 2815 3185 3540
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 650 1140 1630 2040 2510 2980 3450 3920 4390 4860 5330 5260 5685 6110 6535 6960 7385 7810 8235 8660 9085 9510 9935 10360 10035 10430 10825 11220 11615 12010 12405 12800
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 665 1170 1675 2100 2585 3070 3555 4040 4525 5010 5495 5440 5880 6320 6760 7200 7640 8080 8520 8960 9400 9840 10280 10720 10410 10820 11230 11640 12050 12460 12870 13280
Intensive with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 670 1175 1683 2110 2435 2890 3345 3800 4255 4710 5165 5080 5490 5900 6310 6720 7130 7540 7950 8360 8770 9180 9590 10000 9660 10040 10420 10800 11180 11560 11940 12320
Intensive with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 890 1610 2335 2980 3360 4000 4640 5280 5920 6560 7200 7300 7895 8490 9085 9680 10275 10870 11465 12060 12655 13250 13845 14440 14285 14850 15415 15980 16545 17110 17675 18240
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 435 790 1145 1400 1730 2060 2390 2720 3050 3380 3710 3380 3655 3930 4205 4480 4755 5030 5305 5580 5855 6130 6405 6680 6080 6320 6560 6800 7040 7280 7520 7760
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 780 1295 1750 2090 2685 3175 3605 4020
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 715 1270 1825 2280 2810 3340 3870 4400 4930 5460 5990 5860 6335 6810 7285 7760 8235 8710 9185 9660 10135 10610 11085 11560 11160 11600 12040 12480 12920 13360 13800 14240
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 730 1300 1870 2340 2885 3430 3975 4520 5065 5610 6155 6040 6530 7020 7510 8000 8490 8980 9470 9960 10450 10940 11430 11920 11535 11990 12445 12900 13355 13810 14265 14720
Intensive with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 735 1305 1878 2350 2735 3250 3765 4280 4795 5310 5825 5680 6140 6600 7060 7520 7980 8440 8900 9360 9820 10280 10740 11200 10785 11210 11635 12060 12485 12910 13335 13760
Intensive with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 955 1740 2530 3220 3660 4360 5060 5760 6460 7160 7860 7900 8545 9190 9835 10480 11125 11770 12415 13060 13705 14350 14995 15640 15410 16020 16630 17240 17850 18460 19070 19680
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 485 890 1295 1580 1955 2330 2705 3080 3455 3830 4205 3800 4955 4420 5705 5040 6455 5660 7205 6280 7955 6900 8705 7520 6705 6970 7235 7500 7765 8030 8295 8560
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 830 1395 1900 2270 2910 3445 3920 4380
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 765 1370 1975 2460 3035 3610 4185 4760 5335 5910 6485 6280 7635 7300 8785 8320 9935 9340 11085 10360 12235 11380 13385 12400 11785 12250 12715 13180 13645 14110 14575 15040
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 780 1400 2020 2520 3110 3700 4290 4880 5470 6060 6650 6460 7830 7510 9010 8560 10190 9610 11370 10660 12550 11710 13730 12760 12160 12640 13120 13600 14080 14560 15040 15520
Intensive with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 785 1405 2028 2530 2960 3520 4080 4640 5200 5760 6320 6100 7440 7090 8560 8080 9680 9070 10800 10060 11920 11050 13040 12040 11410 11860 12310 12760 13210 13660 14110 14560
Intensive with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 1005 1840 2680 3400 3885 4630 5375 6120 6865 7610 8355 8320 9845 9680 11335 11040 12825 12400 14315 13760 15805 15120 17295 16480 16035 16670 17305 17940 18575 19210 19845 20480
Starting dates:  

beginner : 14/01, 11/02, 11/03, 15/04, 13/05, 11/06, 01/07, 29/07, 19/08, 09/09, 07/10, 04/11
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The intensive course of 30 lessons is not available for beginners, minimum level is elementary (A2).

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is available in from 02/06/2019 to 31/08/2019.
The minimum age for staying in the summer residence is 18 years old.

Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

Combined

The combined course is specially designed for those participants who would like to study in a group, yet at the same time have some private lessons for their professional or personal needs. 20 group lessons + 6 individual lessons per week. Minimum combined course duration is 1 week.

During the private lessons you can choose to focus on specific subjects as business French, French for tourism or medicine etc..

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
26
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 805 1530 2255 2660 3305 3950
Combined with summer residence, single room, no meals 1150 2035 2860 3350 4260 5065
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1085 2010 2935 3540 4385 5230
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1100 2040 2980 3600 4460 5320
Combined with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 1105 2045 2988 3610 4310 5140
Combined with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 1325 2480 3640 4480 5235 6250
Starting dates:  

beginner : 14/01, 11/02, 11/03, 15/04, 13/05, 11/06, 01/07, 29/07, 19/08, 09/09, 07/10, 04/11
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is available in from 02/06/2019 to 31/08/2019.
The minimum age for staying in the summer residence is 18 years old.

Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

Academic semester/year

During this program you will follow 20 French lessons in a group with a maximum of 12 students. The minimum duration is 12 weeks. This course is meant for students that would like to have a total immersion in the French language and culture and need the language for professional purposes such as study or work.

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  12 weeks 16 weeks 24 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic semester/year without accommodation 2780 3680 5480 7100
Academic semester/year with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 5260 6960 10360 14380
Academic semester/year with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 5440 7200 10720 14920
Academic semester/year with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 5080 6720 10000 13840
Academic semester/year with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 7300 9680 14440 20500
Starting dates:  

beginner : 14/01, 11/02, 11/03, 15/04, 13/05, 11/06, 01/07, 29/07, 19/08, 09/09, 07/10, 04/11
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

Commercial French

The commercial French course is recommended for students who use French mainly in business situations. In addition to the intensive course, the afternoon commercial French lessons cover the language skills needed in the work place such as negotiating, telephoning, presentations, writing reports, etc. It consists of 20 group lessons + 6 individual lessons per week. Minimum duration is 1 week.

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
26
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks  
Commercial French without accommodation 805 1530 2255 2660 3305 3950
Commercial French with summer residence, single room, no meals 1150 2035 2860 3350 4260 5065
Commercial French with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1085 2010 2935 3540 4385 5230
Commercial French with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1100 2040 2980 3600 4460 5320
Commercial French with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 1105 2045 2988 3610 4310 5140
Commercial French with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 1325 2480 3640 4480 5235 6250
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

This course is not available for beginners, minimum level is elementary (A2).

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is available in from 02/06/2019 to 31/08/2019.
The minimum age for staying in the summer residence is 18 years old.

Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

Teacher Course

This course, designed for non-native French teachers, offers you the opportunity to explore the subtleties of modern French, to develop your teaching skills and to focus on class dynamics while deepening your knowledge of French culture and civilisation! The teacher course is aimed at either current or future teachers of French as a foreign language. In order to take the teacher course, you must have at least an advanced level of French.

At the end of the course you will get a certificate of attendance and a final report.

Contents of the course might be the following:

  • Themed modules for reflection, exchange and creativity in which participants make both an oral and written contribution
  • Linguistic reinforcement to work on the four key language skills: listening, speaking, writing and reading
  • Ideas and practical methods to conceive your own teaching materials and activities
  • Guided tours and cultural visits that are analysed during the course
  • Focus on linguistic and socio-cultural evolution through current affairs: press, cinema, literature, and music

Minimum age is 21 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
26
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
Teacher Course without accommodation 855
Teacher Course with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1335
Teacher Course with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1365
Teacher Course with summer residence, single room, no meals 1360
Teacher Course with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 1370
Teacher Course with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 1805
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 29/07

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is available in from 02/06/2019 to 31/08/2019.
The minimum age for staying in the summer residence is 18 years old.

Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

French, Culture & Cookery

If you would like a taste of the famous French cuisine while you learn French, then this is the perfect course for you! This course consists of 20 lessons Intensive French per week  and will take you on 4 gastronomic outings per week where you will both experience and learn to recreate French cuisine. The intensive French lessons take place in the morning Monday through Friday, whereas the culinary outings take place in the afternoon on Tuesday through Friday. This course is a great way to improve your French and to learn how to impress everyone (including yourself) with your novel gastronomic skills!

Minimum level of French required: A2

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
Number of weeks:
  1 week  
French, culture & cookery without accommodation 695
French, culture & cookery with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 975
French, culture & cookery with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 990
French, culture & cookery with summer residence, single room, no meals 1040
French, culture & cookery with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 995
French, culture & cookery with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 1215
Starting dates:  

elementary : 11/03, 13/05, 02/09, 07/10

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The French, culture and cooking course consists of 20 French lessons and 4 discovery sessions to discover Bordeaux and the French Gastronomy. A2 level is required

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is available in from 02/06/2019 to 31/08/2019.
The minimum age for staying in the summer residence is 18 years old.

Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

French & Wine

This Bordeaux French and wine course has been designed for wine lovers and gourmets, for both professionals and amateurs, seeking to combine a French learning experience with the pleasures of tasting some of the most outstanding wines of France.

The French and wine course includes 20 lessons of French lessons per week,two wine workshops per week and 3 excursions to visit castles in the wine country.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2019

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
25
Number of weeks:
  1 week  
French & Wine without accommodation 860
French & Wine with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1140
French & Wine with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1155
French & Wine with summer residence, single room, no meals 1205
French & Wine with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 1160
French & Wine with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 1380
Starting dates:  

elementary : 20/05, 29/07, 16/09

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

French & Wine includes 20 French lessons and 5 activities related to Wine, such as wine tasting, excursions (for example to "châteaux") and lectures.

This course is not available for beginners, minimum level is elementary (A2).

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is available in from 02/06/2019 to 31/08/2019.
The minimum age for staying in the summer residence is 18 years old.

Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

DELF/DALF

The DELF/DALF course consists of 20 lessons of General French in combination with 3 modules per week (each module = 2 lessons) which are focussed on DELF/DALF exam preparation. This course has a duration of 4 or 6 weeks, and has specifing starting dates throughout the year (see below).

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
26
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks  
DELF/DALF without accommodation 1445
DELF/DALF with summer residence, single room, no meals 2135
DELF/DALF with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2325
DELF/DALF with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2385
DELF/DALF with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 2395
DELF/DALF with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 3265
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 15/04, 17/06, 12/11

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The DELF course has a duration of 4 weeks.
The exam costs vary per level from € 80,- to € 180,- Please contact us for the exact exam dates and prices.
If you want to do the DELF/DALF exam after your course, you might need an extra night or week of accommodation.

Course starting dates 2019:

15/04/2019, 17/06/2019, 12/11/2019

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Exam fees:  

ca. €135, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is available in from 02/06/2019 to 31/08/2019.
The minimum age for staying in the summer residence is 18 years old.

Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

One-to-One

The one-to-one course is perfect for those who want to optimise their study time. The aim of the one-to-one course is to offer a fully personalised method of teaching designed to meet your specific needs and desires. As the classes are private, you will be able to decide the schedule and content. 15 or 20 lessons per week.

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

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

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 1205 2030
One-to-One with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1485 2510
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1500 2540
One-to-One with summer residence, single room, no meals 1550 2535
One-to-One with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 1505 2545
One-to-One with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 1725 2980
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 1380 2680
One-to-One with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1660 3160
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1675 3190
One-to-One with summer residence, single room, no meals 1725 3185
One-to-One with studio in a residence, double room, no meals 1680 3195
One-to-One with studio in a residence, single room, no meals 1900 3630
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

ca. €40, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for students travelling together.

A surcharge applies if you want to stay in a host family in the centre or in a host family with private bathroom (executive host family). Price on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €25 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info studio in a residence:  

The daily tax of € 1,50 per person per night is not included and will have to be paid directly to the residence.

The minimum age for staying in a studio is 18 years old.

Tourist tax:  

€1,00 per night, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges studio in a residence:   single room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €45 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €45 per week
double room : 02/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €23 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 : €23 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is available in from 02/06/2019 to 31/08/2019.
The minimum age for staying in the summer residence is 18 years old.

Transfer:  

€50

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving on the train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. When arriving on the airport Bordeaux Merignac it costs € 60,- per person for one way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • information about the city

The costs for the course material are not included in the price and has to be paid on site. The price depends on the language level you have, and therefore the course book you will be working with.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 08/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 15/08/2019, 01/11/2019, 11/11/2019, 21/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

Host family

During your language course in Bordeaux you will live with a real French family. You will stay in a single room with bed and breakfast, half board or full board. During the summer months June, July and August, all students in the age between 16-19 years always stay in a twin room in a host family with half board or full board.

 

Summer Residence

The summer residence consists of several single studios of approximately 18-25 m2. The studios are all furnished and equipped with a kitchenette, dishwasher, dining area, bathroom, toilet, wardrobe, telephone and access internet. The price includes a daily tax, use of water, internet and electricity. The travel distance from the residence to the school is approximately 25 minutes by bus (line 4) and approximately 15 minutes to the center of Bordeaux.

The summer residence is available for students from 18 years old.

Studio in a residence

The residence is built in the renovated wine warehouses of the Galerie Tatry and has comfortable and modern apartments and studios. It is located near the Palais des Congrès, the building is a 10-minute walk from the town centre and the quayside and 10 minutes by tram from France Langue BLS.

Advantages: equipped kitchen area, private bathroom (with bath and WC), air-conditioned, WiFi access at reception/free cable Internet access in rooms and free parking..

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Sept 23 12 7
Oct 18 8 5
Nov 13 5 3
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Cathy, Valencia

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