Language course German in Munich

GLS Castle Juniors

Our partner school GLS organizes a German camp in Munich for students between 14 and 17 years old in a spectacular medieval castle, on the banks of the river Isar, in the southern centre of the city. The location is also close to some of Munich's most important attractions such as the Hofbräuhaus, Bavaria Filmstudios or Frauenkirche. Students have German classes in the morning, a good number of activities in the afternoon and regular visits to the center of Munich.

Features of the school

  • Part of the International House group and endorsed by EAQUALS (European Association for Quality Language Services)
  • Very wide mix of nationalities
  • Pre-evaluation of the student level through a level test
  • Lounge
  • Internet Café

Examples of activities and excursions

The program includes two activities per day and two excursions to or around Munich; one of them is a half day trip in the afternoon and the other is a full day excursion in the weekend.

Intensive (14-17 years)

  • Ages: 14-17
  • Minimum level: elementary
  • Lessons: 20 lessons per week from Monday to Friday (9:00-12:30)* schedule subject to changes.
  • Accommodation: in one of the castle’s 10 rooms, 4-5 beds per room with shower/WC in the hall, full board
  • Supervision: monitors stay with the students at the castle and supervise them during the activities.
  • Transfer: included from and to the airport/station of Munich.
  • Activities: included every afternoon and evening from Monday to Friday, with a full day excursion on the weekend.

Example of the activity programme

The program includes two activities per day and two excursions to or around Munich; one of them is a half day trip in the afternoon and the other is a full day excursion in the weekend.

Below are some examples of activities:

  • shopping in Munich
  • swimming
  • raft tour
  • games and sports
  • ralley in the castle park or in Munich
  • cycling on the river banks

Minimum age is 14 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Intensive (14-17 years) with residence, dormitory, fullboard 1960 2900 3860
Starting dates:  

elementary : 28/06, 05/07, 12/07, 19/07, 26/07


1 lesson = 45 minutes

Last possible class day: 06/08/2021

Transfer:   transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Munich airport: Inclusive
Transers are included for arrivals/departures at Munich Airports on Sundays between 8am and 10pm. A supplement will be charged (EUR 100 per way) for transfers required outside the regular arrival times and on other days.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as described
  • daily activity programme and 2 excursions each week
  • certificate of attendance
  • course materials
  • transfers to/from Munich Airports (on Sundays between 08:00-22:00*)
  • on-site accommodation in shared rooms with full board.

Accommodation is booked for arrival on Sunday and departure on Sunday

*For arrival outside the indicated times, a surcharge of € 100 applies


Students will stay in a castle called Burg Schwaneck, built in 1843 and completely restored, 10 km away from the center of Munich. The castle offers 10 rooms of 4-5 beds each, with bathroom in the hallway. Meals are served in the cafeteria.

Overall rating
3.9 / 5.0
1 reviews
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Individual reviews
3.8 / 5.0
14 years
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