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Where nature meets culture

Learn German at Alpadia Berlin–Wannsee Summer Camp

Our Berlin-Wannsee summer camp is located in the quiet Grunewald district overlooking Lake Wannsee, with the capital close by. Where east and west once collided, Berlin is now a young and dynamic metropolis, filled with creativity. A city of art and history, Berlin boasts world-class museums, architecture and fascinating sights as well as beautiful parks, gardens and lakes.

Age range:
13–17years old
Opening dates:
Summer 23 June – 10 August 2024
  • Our German summer school for teenagers is located just 30 minutes away from the city centre of Berlin
  • All facilities, including the student residence, are located in a single modern building, with a terrace and sunny garden
  • Enjoy summer in Berlin in a peaceful environment overlooking the beautiful Lake Wannsee
  • Varied social programme including trips to Tropical Island Aquapark, Potsdam, Berlin Wall, East-Side Gallery and other famous landmarks in Berlin
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Summer camp information

About our Berlin–Wannsee Summer Camp

Camp facilities

Indoor sports centre
Outdoor space
Sports field
Student lounge
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Activities or excursions




Evening activities


Lights out

Choose your course package

  • Standard 20 (20 lessons, 15 hours per week)
  • Intensive 25 (25 lessons, 18.45 hours per week)

Lesson length
45 minutes

The lessons and course structure
Your German language summer course will follow a curriculum specifically designed for younger learners delivered by experienced teachers in a welcoming environment.

  • Speaking and listening skills
  • Reading, writing, vocabulary and grammar
  • Collaborative projects encouraging creativity, time management and leadership

Entry levels
All levels from beginner to advanced

Maximum class size
15 students


Meal plan
All meals are included and we can cater for a range of dietary needs including vegetarian, vegan and no pork

Activities and excursions

  • Afternoon and evening activities at the school or in the local area
  • Excursions to nearby cities and regional tourist attractions

Materials and services included

  • 24-hour supervision
  • Welcome pack
  • Assessment tests
  • Course materials and Alpadia folder
  • Student ID
  • Pocket money service
  • Safe storage of students' passports
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Access to the Alpadia Student Portal

Private lessons
EUR 205 – Add five weekly 45-min private lessons in addition to your course package

Shared transfers (one-way fare)
EUR 70 – Berlin DB train station
EUR 135 – Airport Berlin Brandenburg BER

Unaccompanied minors service (one-way fare)
EUR 40 – This service is mandatory for all students using an unaccompanied minor service with their airline provider

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Accreditation & memberships

This Alpadia Languages school is accredited by the following organisations

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alpadia testimonial summer camp Irene

I enjoyed lessons, games nights, discos and excursions and I always had fun and really enjoyed myself. I'm really glad I got to know all these new friends and I love all the staff as they were really kind and always available for me.

Irene, studied in Berlin–Wannsee summer camp

Activities and excursions

While the majority of activities offered at this camp revolve around the exciting city of Berlin, there are still plenty of other sports and creative activities to do around the camp. There will be plenty of opportunities to practise your German skills outside the classroom with your newly made friends.

Sports tournament with Alpadia Berlin-Wannsee Summer camps

Multisports in the afternoon and drawing & painting in the evening or Alpadia Olympics

Movie night with Alpadia Berlin-Wannsee Summer camps

Premium+ activity or trip to Berlin city centre in the afternoon and movie in the evening

Sightseeing with Alpadia Berlin-Wannsee Summer camps

Trip to Berlin city centre in the afternoon and evening

Sightseeing with Alpadia Berlin-Wannsee Summer camps

Excursion to Berlin or Premium+ in the afternoon and BBQ in the evening

Sightseeing with Alpadia Berlin-Wannsee Summer camps

Trip to Berlin city centre in the afternoon and disco in the evening

Outdoor sports with Alpadia Berlin-Wannsee Summer camps

Trip to Potsdam and Castle of Sanssouci, Berlin city centre or Tropical Island

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Alpadia Berlin-Wansee Summer Camp Premium+ Creative Arts activity
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Creative Arts

Get your creative juices flowing at this fantastic summer camp location. Berlin-Wannsee organises weekly art trips to the city while other afternoons will allow you to discover your inner artist.

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Alpadia Berlin-Wansee Summer Camp Premium+ City activity
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Exclusive Tours

Exclusive Tours allows students to experience the very best attractions in the school's area. Students are immersed in each city's most famous sites and experiences.

Per week
Alpadia Berlin-Werbellinseee Premium+ Tennis activity
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Find out what you're capable of - an experienced instructor, will teach you physical and mental techniques to improve your game.

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Student accommodation

At Alpadia Berlin-Wannsee, all facilities are under one roof, making it easy to go from the residence to the dining hall and then to class. Four students share a bedroom and the communal bathroom is shared by a maximum of eight. With ample storage space, the bedrooms are bright and well equipped. Outside the rooms are several communal areas along with several vending machines and WiFi in the foyer of the building.

Cultural & language immersion
Quadruple rooms
Shared bathrooms
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What type of course are you interested in?

Monthly tuition fees at Alpadia vary between 550€ and 840€ for a standard course, depending on the length of your language course which can vary between 12-46 weeks, depending on your German level at the time of entry.
Germany requires non-EU citizens to provide a sum of 11.208€ in a blocked bank account in Germany to cover the living costs within the first 12 months of stay. This amount should be deposited in your blocked account in Germany prior to visa application
Your living costs in Germany are around 934€ a month, according to the German ministry of foreign affairs. This covers the basic costs such as accommodation, health insurance, food, transportation, etc. Are you able to cover your living costs? Please note that this amount will vary depending on your city of destination, chosen accommodation, expenditure habits, etc. Please note that your costs will be higher in the initial language-learning phase until you settle and become a student/employee and gradually drive down your costs.

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