French Immersion in Montpellier. Learn French at the Teacher's Residence
FRENCH HOMESTAY IMMERSION COURSE
Learn French with an authentic homestay French Immersion in Montpellier, precisely in Castelnau le Lez.
Anne-Elisabeth and her family welcome you into their lovely and cozy home, found in the outskirts of Montpellier’s downtown.
Come and get to know the rich history behind Montpellier’s old part. All this while discovering also what the villages around – like Villeneuve-lès-Maguelone, Clapiers et Le Crès – have to offer. Give it a go to this new experience, improve your French, learn about new cultures and relax during an unforgettable immersion homestay!
Your teacher, Anne-Elisabeth, native French speaker and qualified teacher will provide you with personalized French courses based on your needs and aims. She will host you in her house, where you can surround yourself by peace and quiet and enjoy a cool drink in her lovely garden or relax in the charming private double bedroom.
Moreover Anne-Elisabeth will take you to all the enchanting places of the stunning town of Montpellier. You will be visitng the ancient Roman Cathedral, the famous Place de la Comédie and, more importantly, you’ll get a glimpse of its vibrant young atmosphere!
Boost you language skills and appreciate some time with a friendly homestay family with French immersion in Montpellier !
Practical Informations About Your Authentic Immersion Stay + Courses in Montpellier
One week immersion Homestay + courses includes:
Welcome at your teacher’s home
Assess a placement test
Improve your French with courses tailor made to reach your aims
Practice French conversation and enjoy typical cuisine with your teacher
Discover the area with your teacher as a guide
Explore the real vie à la française
Gain confidence speaking French
Get your certificate of French language
In addition you can have :
Mare Nostrum Montpellier Aquarium
Fabre Museum, the first fine arts French museum after le Louvre in Paris
Festivals during summer time : Montpellier danse (contemporary dance)
Festival Radio France (classical music)
Printemps des Comédiens (Theater and street arts festival)
Everything is flexible, depending on your tastes and expectations about food, activities. Also, Anne Elisabeth will provide you with personalised French lessons adapted to your level and particular aims.
Your HomeStay French Immersion in Montpellier
Situated in the Mediterranean French region of the Occitanie, the little commune of Castelnau-le-Lez offers you a unique homestay French Immersion in Montpellier. Found not even 10 km away from the Mediterranean Sea, this characteristic medieval town will let you live a memorable Immersion Homestay in the middle of the evergreen forest, which surrounds the whole area.
You’ll be going frequently to Montpellier, since you’re staying 15 minutes away from its old center and it’s easily reachable by tram. Plus, the shops, all the restaurants and cute cafes are within walking distance from your accommodation, which is definitely a nice addition to make your French Immersion Homestay even more enjoyable.
Bonjour, my name is Anne-Elisabeth. My family and I are more than happy to have you in our sweet home. My two teenagers – Matthieu and Séraphine – have a room of their own and you too will have a private room with a queen sized bed and a shower room for your exclusive use. This way, you can enjoy some time alone and you’ll be able to have your privacy while staying in our house.
Not to mention the terrace area is at your complete disposition! Don’t forget, you’ll be full of opportunities to practice French, for example at the table as we eat. As a matter of fact, it will be our pleasure to share our meals and chat with you while having a nice home-cooked meal. Actually, I prepare Southern French dishes with as much as organic seasonal products as possible and if you want, you can try to cook with me.
If not, you’re welcome to use the kitchen to prepare your meals (according to the half board program).
P.s. we have no pet at home and we are all non-smokers, however, in case you did, we don’t mind if you smoke on the terrace.
All these little things considered, we will do our best to make you feel at home and let you have the most authentic French Immersion in Montpellier ever!
Learn French Language in Montpellier
I’m a French native speaker and I’m a qualified teacher. I’ve been doing this for years now and I haven’t stopped loving it. Well, it’s actually a pleasure for me to pass on my knowledge of French language, culture and history with my students. And consequently I want it to be a pleasure for you all too, this is the reason why I try to work in a relaxed environment because I want to do my best to help you improve your French!
I can teach for all levels as well as for high profile professionals. Even though I can speak English, my lessons are 100% in French in order to integrate you completely with the French culture and have a true Immersion French experience.
As for the practical informations: we will work on pronunciation of course, master grammar points, and more specific topics if you like. I like working with genuine documents such as press articles, songs or short films. You will have the French classes in the morning in the comfort of our living room and you will be one or two students with me (depends if you come alone or with another person), so the courses will be completely tailor-made.
Because the French love food, you will also enjoy
Discover amazing French sites, your teacher as a guide
According to your leisure time, there are many activities to do
Your stay is also discovering French culture while relaxing
I will be your guide during our visits of the different places and sites. I will be so glad to get you to know Montpellier, the capital of the region, and its historical center.
I will take you to all the most beautiful places of our region like the gorgeous village of Saint-Guilhem-Le-Désert with its abbey. We will also visit Nîmes, and you will be amazed by the beauty of the cities of Sète and Aigues-Mortes on the Mediterranean sea. You will discover French traditions with « les courses Camarguaises (dépending on availability) and we could go to a wine tasting at a vineyard. There is so much do in our beautiful region that you will have memories for your lifetime.
« Thank you so much for a great week! »
“We enjoyed our lessons, all the activities and outings and meals with your nice family. We hope to meet you in the Czech Republic or the USA soon!”
–Kristina et Lukas
« I felt like I was at home. »
“Anne-Elisabeth, thank you so much for opening your house and welcoming me. It was a rewarding experience that I will keep for a long time.
Thanks also for the courses and corrections, especially “just”:).
Thanks to Séraphine, Matthew, Pierre-Antoine and Michel for their friendly conversations. Well, it was a very good week.”
« You have adapted the courses for me »
“Thank you very much Anne-Elisabeth and your family for your welcome, all the varied meals, activities, the driver-guide and your patience. I liked learning the songs and the play. The small sea baths will miss me. If you want to come to London, we would like to give you a welcome home.”