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Learn French at Alpadia Leysin-Teens

Age 8-15
Special for summer 2020, we’re offering German, English and French in Leysin. For German, please contact us directly!

"Le Central-Résidence" course centre is close to the train station and offers modern facilities that are well-suited to a language summer camp.  With renovated classrooms,charming restaurants,a beautiful,sunny terrace and an indoor swimming pool as well as a games areas,this centre provides the ideal setting for both teenagers and young students. The bedrooms, decorated in a typically Alpine style, can accommodate four students and are equipped with a private bathroom, television and telephone. While this centre is shared with our Leysin-Juniors programme, excursions and activities are organised separately.

  • Certificate
  • Excursions
  • Full-board accommodation
  • International classes
  • Supervision

Central Résidence & SPA
Route du Belvédère
1854 Leysin
CH– Switzerland


Learn French at Leysin-Teens and experience a language immersion course in the gorgeous Swiss Alps! With lively and animated classes in bright and spacious classrooms, you will improve your French skills in no time! Our young and energetic teachers create a motivating atmosphere to help you grasp the nuances of the language. With Standard, Intensive or Standard + Private classes every morning, you will get lots of opportunity to practise the language outside the classroom during the afternoon and weekend activities.

Standard 20

20 lessons per week

An excellent choice if you want to improve your general linguistic communication skills and still have free time. Classes usually take place in the morning, so that you can make the most of your time off in the afternoon and take part in the organised activities, perfect for exercising your new language skills! The minimum duration for A1* absolute beginners is two weeks. *Specific start dates for absolute beginners > A1.

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Intensive 25

25 lessons per week

Benefit from five additional lessons per week, focussed mainly on oral communication, ideal for the most out of your group classes  and encouraging rapid progress.

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+ 5 lessons per week

In order to make maximum progress, benefit from an additional five private lessons of 45 minutes per week to reach your personal objectives. Rapid progress is the goal. Private lessons can only be combined with the Standard course.

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Student Residence

Quadruple room

The camp residence building features traditional yet modern bedrooms for four students with a private bathroom and balcony overlooking the Alps. As all the rooms are in the same building as the classrooms, dining hall and indoor pool, students will be able to take advantage of the practical and convenient aspect of this mountain residence. There are also plenty of communal areas around the residence for you to hang out with your newly made international friends.

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Our rich programme of activities includes sports, cultural excursions, adventurous outings, creative fun and much more! Discover all the exciting things you can do both in the mountains and down by the lakeside. You will enjoy yourself so much that you will never want to leave! 

Standard included activities

Every weekday afternoon and on the weekends you will participate in activities ranging from handball to hiking, from swimming to soaring through the trees, not to mention shopping in Lausanne and entertaining evenings with barbecues, discos and much more! 

Optional complementary activities

Booking one of our optional Premium+ activities means you'll get the chance to either go horse riding, play tennis or get your heart pumping during one of our various Adrenalin activities.

Premium+ Adrenalin

Feel your heart race as you go down the mountain dirty-scoot style or mountain bike with your guide. You can also speed down a 3000m high toboggan on a mountain glacier close-by.

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Premium+ Horse Riding

Get saddled up on this wonderful creature and spend your afternoon trotting, cantering or galloping in the manege or around the grounds in the forest.

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Premium+ Tennis

Game, set and match! Whatever your level, our experienced trainer will help you enhance your technique and improve your game with key instructions to progress your forehand, backhand and serving skills.

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Leysin's location in the mountains, but only 30 minutes away from the lakeside, allows us to provide lots of attractive destinations in the region for fun days out, both on the weekend and during the week. 

Cailler Chocolate Factory

Get immersed in the wonderful world of chocolate and taste some of Cailler's locally produced delicacies.

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Gruyères Town & Cheese Factory

Stroll around the quaint village of Gruyères and visit its cheese factory to discover the steps involved in making this world famous Swiss specialty.

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Labyrinth Adventure Park

Explore a world full of fun games and themed activities where students can venture into an extensive labyrinth and discover other attractions.

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Spend an exhilarating day at this water park by the lake, where thrills and adrenalin rushes are most definitely on the menu!

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Château de Chillon

Discover this unique Roman castle island set on the banks of Lake Geneva, whose history dates back to the 12th century.

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Lausanne town

Hike around the hilly town of Lausanne, the Olympic capital of the world, home to many international organisations and the Olympic Museum.

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Bex Salt Mines

Enter the impressive salt mines of Bex, a small town at the base of the mountains, where the region’s supply of salt originates.

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Course prices 2020

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Optional fees 2020

Price per week
CHF 220
CHF 220
Horse Riding
CHF 220
Transfer price details

Dates & General Information 2020

28.06-04.07 / 05.07-11.07 / 12.07-18.07 / 19.07-25.07 / 26.07-01.08 / 02.08-08.08 / 09.08-15.08.2020

Included in the price

Full board accommodation, 24-hour supervision, welcome pack, tuition and course material, assessment tests, language certificate, student card, pocket money service, included package of activities and excursions*.
*For stays of one week only, the Saturday and Sunday excursion is not included.

Enrolment fee CHF 110

Private fees CHF 300

Private lessons can only be combined with the Standard course.

Special offers

Special offers
Travel with a friend and save! More information

Travel with a friend and save!

If you travel together with a friend (or two!) to any of our summer camp destinations, you can take advantage of our fabulous discounts on transfer prices.

DUO OFFER: if 2 students travel together, each student receives a discount of 20% 
TRIO OFFER: if 3 students travel together, each student receives a discount of 30% 

Valid only for students traveling together. Applicable only on "collective – according to schedule” and private airport transfers.

Not applicable for train or bus transfer, nor UM service, nor Bath or Torquay camps.

Come with a friend and pay no enrolment fees! More information

Come with a friend and pay no enrolment fees!

Enrol with a friend and we'll waive the enrolment fees of both participants. Even if you are both in different locations! This fantastic offer is valid all year and applies to all Alpadia Language School programmes.

Dates & General Information

For more detailed information about our summer camps and services, please click the button to download our PDF.

Visa information

Students who are not European must ensure that they have the necessary authorisation to enter Switzerland. To find out more, please contact your local Swiss embassy or click the link below.


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