English and French summer courses in Leysin for juniors and teens

A Swiss French Alpine town with exclusive 'Families Welcome' label
Leysin Juniors and Teens
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The oxygen of the Alps

We run separate French and English summer courses for juniors (8-14 years) and teens (13-17) years from our 'Le Central Residence' center, which is close to Leysin's main train station. It offers renovated classrooms, a restaurant, a sunny terrace and an indoor swimming pool as well as a games area. 

Located in the Swiss Alps just 30 minutes from Lake Geneva, Leysin has been a popular tourist destination for more than a century. The town holds the exclusive Swiss 'Families Welcome' label, which means the quality and safety of activities for children and teens is at an extremely high standard, making this an ideal place for young students to learn a language abroad for the first time.

Junior and teenage students can enjoy a wide range of sports and leisure activities on this stunning Alpine resort, as well as excursions to Montreux, Lausanne and amusement parks. We run separate social programs for our junior and teen students, with activities catered towards the different age groups.

  • Learn French or English in a beautiful Alpine region near the Swiss Riviera 
  • Wide variety of sport and leisure activities, from swimming to chocolate factory tours
  • Premium+ optional complementary activities – Adrenalin, Horse riding, Cooking and Tennis 

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Package includes 
  • LANGUAGE COURSE (CHOOSE FROM)
    Standard 20 – 15 hours of English or French lessons per week
    Intensive 25 – 18.45 hours of English or French lessons per week
  • ACCOMMODATION 
    Residence
  • MEALS 
    Full board 
  • ACTIVITIES 
    A full activity program every afternoon and evening
  • EXCURSIONS 
    One full day and two half day excursions to nearby landmarks, cities, and theme parks
  • MATERIALS & SERVICES
    Course attendance certificate
    Placement test
    Course books and learning materials
    Student ID
    Pocket money service
    Safe storage of students' passports
  • OPTIONAL EXTRAS (FEES IN CHF)
    Private lessons – Add 5 private lessons onto a Standard 20 course to maximise your learning CHF 300
    Shared transfers – Geneva GVA airport from CHF 140 each way and Zurich-Olten-Bern-Fribourg bus station from CHF 60 each way
    Local pickups – pickups from Leysin-Feydey train station are free
    Premium+ Adrenalin (Teens only) CHF 220
    Premium+ Cooking (Juniors only) CHF 130
    Premium+ Horse riding CHF 220
    Premium+ Tennis CHF 220

Key facts

Dates

28 June – 15 August 2020

Age range
8 - 17 years old
Level of English
Beginner to Advanced
Location
Kaplan Alpadia, Central Résidence & SPA, Route du Belvédère, 1854 Leysin, CH– Switzerland, Leysin
Accommodation

Residence

 

School facilities

School type

A traditional Swiss alpine resort with modern facilities

Canteen

Enjoy mealtimes in our charming onsite restaurant

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool with views of the Swiss Alps

Outdoor Area

Sunny terrace, surrounded by nature

WiFi

Available throughout the school

Activities available or offered

School activities

City breaks
Visit the Swiss Riviera town of Montreux, hike around Lausanne, the world's Olympic capital, and stroll around the quaint village of Gruyeres
History
Discover the Chateau de Chillon, an island castle set on the banks of Lake Geneva
Nightlife
Dance with your new friends at our school discos, or chill out at BBQ and movie nights
Fun
Ride down mountains on dirt scooters, visit toboggan runs and go mountain biking on a Premium+ Adrenalin program
Outdoor activities
Explore Leysin on horseback with lessons for beginners and experienced riders on a Premium+ Horse riding program
Sports
Improve your tennis game with coaching by experienced teachers on a Premium+ Tennis program
Fun
Become a master chef, learning how to make local and international sweet treats and meals with a Premium+ Cooking program

Accommodation

Student Residence Alpadia Leysin summer camp student residence
Our student residence is decorated in a typically Alpine style and has comfortable and cosy bedrooms, in a sociable, safe and caring center.
  • Four beds to a room with private bathroom
  • Ages 8–14 and 13–17
  • Full board meals provided