English language immersion courses in France
Private English lessons in your teacher's home in France

If you choose to study English in France you will be living with an expat family or a multicultural family with English members. You may of course hear French spoken from time to time, however your teacher will be native English and the family will do their best to create an English atmosphere.

Progress in English without leaving France! Intensive courses in total immersion at your English teacher's home. Improve your English skills by living in immersion with expatriates residing in France. Your teacher will give you private lessons and personalized follow-up. Our language programs are available in various French regions such as Brittany, Normandy, Auvergnr-Rhône-Alpes and even in Nouvelle Aquitaine and Occitanie! Combine your lessons with sports activities or cultural excursions and visit the Mt St Michel or the Canal du Midi!

Classic language programme

Includes 1 week full board accommodation + private language lessons for 1 student.

Region 15hrs lessons 20hrs lessons 25hrs lessons 30hrs lessons Extra night full board
All regions (except Provence, Cote d'azur and Paris) €1,470 €1,705 €1,940 €2,175 €145

Language programme with activities

Includes 1 week full board accommodation + private language lessons and activities for 1 student, transport and activity expenses for the student and teacher. Extra 5 hours activities €330

Region 10hrs lessons
+ 5hrs activities
15hrs lessons
+ 5hrs activities
20hrs lessons
+ 5hrs activities
25hrs lessons
+ 5hrs activities
All regions (except Provence, Cote d'azur and Paris) €1,680 €1,800 €2,035 €2,270

Language programme with cultural excursions

Includes 1 week full board accommodation + private language lessons for 1 student, transport and entrance fees for the student and accompanying person

Region 10hrs lessons
+ cultural excursions
15hrs lessons
+ cultural excursions
20hrs lessons
+ cultural excursions
25hrs lessons
+ cultural excursions
All regions (except Provence, Cote d'azur and Paris) €1,695 €1,815 €2,050 €2,290

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (Annecy)

​Choose 3 from the following: Visit of the Old Town & Castle, ​lakeside walk in Talloires, cheese production farm, cycle ride around the lake, Glières (Resistance location) & museum, typical chalet with snack, Château of Menthon-Saint-Bernard

Brittany

Choose 3 from the following depending on family location: Basilica of Sainte-Anne d’Auray and the Carnac standing stones, tasting of a local speciality in Rochefort en Terre, visit of the castle and medieval village of Josselin, discovery of King Arthur’s Brocéliande forest, la cité de la mer in Cherbourg, Océanopolis aquarium in Brest, the pink granite cliffs of Ploumanac’h in Perros-Guirec, the remparts and fortified city of Saint-Malo, hiking in the Monts d’Arrée and the Valley of the Saints, discovery by boat of the Golfe du Morbihan, Mont Saint Michel (Unesco) with its abbey of gothic style and the famous “Auberge de la mère Poulard” (replaces 2 excursions)

Normandy

Choose 3 from the following depending on family location:
1) Mont Saint Michel (Unesco) with its abbey of gothic style and the famous “Auberge de la mère Poulard” (replaces 2 excursions)
2) Rouen and its cathedral, The Gros Horloge, The Church of Saint Joan of Arc, Le Secq des Tournelles museum or the Saint-Maclou district
3) The medieval castle of Caen and The Abbaye aux Dames or The Abbey aux Hommes
4) Museum of Modern Art André Malraux in Le Havre and the Augustin Perret museum or the suspended gardens
5) Honfleur harbor and its old streets, the Church Saint-Catherine, the Eugène Boudin museum or the Satie House and museum
6) Deauville and its American Film Festival, “the promenade des planches”, its Casino and shops
7) Cabourg and its beach front, the museum du temps retrouvé
8) Car ride along the Seine and visit the Jumièges and St Wandrille Abbeys, the Victor Hugo museum à Villequier or the museum of the Lin in Routot
9) Arromanches and the D-Day museum with the landing beaches such as Omaha and Utah
10) The American and Canadian cemeteries and the Caen Memorial museum
11) Bayeux, its Unesco-listed tapestry, Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Baron Gérard museum or the Memorial museum of the Battle of Normandy.
12) The Camembert museum, the Durand Fromagerie or visit of Calvados distillerie (18+)
13) Etretat with its chalk cliffs and the villages of Veules les roses and Veulette. 14) Cité de la Mer Museum in Cherbourg, the nuclear submarine ” le Redoutable” or the Castle du Ravalet
15) Granville, a boat trip, the Christian Dior Museum or the Ferme de la Chèvre Rit
16) The Bernay Abbey, its medieval streets and the Museum of Fine Arts
17) The Abbey of Bec Hellouin, the Castle of Harcourt or Champ de Bataille or Beaumesnil

Pays de la Loire (Nantes)

Choose 3 from the following depending on family location: The Island of Nantes with its giant Elephant and the Carrousel des mondes marins, the castle of the Ducs de Bretagne and the old town of Nantes with its cathedrale, the Memorial to the abolition of slavery + Jules Verne museum and the Jardin Extraordinaire, Pornic with its castle and famous Faïencerie + an ice cream at la Fraiseraie, the Mur de l’Atlantique in Saint-Brevin with its beaches and pêcheries + l’Atelier St Michel Chef-Chef, Saint-Nazaire with its famous world war II submarine bases and shipyards, Trentemoult Village and a boat trip on the Loire, day visit of Noirmoutier-en-l’Île + cycling the Island and Oyster tasting, La Maison du Lac de Grand-Lieu with its exhibitions + The Pavilion and tasting of Muscadet in a wine cellar (18+)

Centre Val de Loire (Tours)

Choose 3 from the following: Visit of the medieval town of Tours with its half-timbered houses, Saint Gatien cathedral and la place Plumereau, Villandry gardens (Unesco), the Ronsard museum at the Saint Cosme Priory, the castle of Azay-le-Rideau, Langeais castle with its collection of tapestries and the reconstruction of the royal wedding between Charles VIII and Anne of Brittany, the royal castle of Amboise, the castle of Clos Lucé (Leonardo da Vinci), visit of a Touraine wine cellar and tasting (+18), a bike ride along the Loire

Occitanie

Choose 3 from the following depending on family location: The Arena of Nîmes, the Pont du Gard, the Place de la Comédie in Montpellier with the Peyrou promenade and Saint-Pierre cathedral, Sète ​seaside resort and harbor, the ​Canal du Midi, t​he place du Capitole​ in Toulouse, ​the Basilica of Saint-Sernin ​and the Left Bank Quays overlooking the Garonne, the Gouffre de Padirac, the medi​eval​ city of Carcassonne with ​the basilica of St Nazaire ​and the Château Comtal

Homestay language in action

Includes 1 week full board accommodation + activities for 1 student, transport and activity expenses for the student and teacher

region 15hrs activities 20hrs activities 25hrs activities 30hrs activities
All regions (except Provence, Cote d'azur and Paris) €1,770 €2,105 €2,440 €2,780

Sport options

Choose from the options below and add the supplement to your language programme. Price usually includes 3 sessions of approximately 1 hour each (unless mentioned otherwise), hire of equipment and transport

Title Further details Price
Tennis €290
Golf €350
Horse riding €385

Leisure options

Choose from the options below and add the supplement to your language programme. Price includes transport and entrance fees for the student and accompanying person (where applicable)

Title Further details Price
Marineland Côte d’Azur, half day accompanied visit €220
Wine tasting Provence: visit of a vineyard + lessons on French wine €180
Junior special Côte d’Azur, 2 visits from the following: Le bois des Lutins, le Village des Fous, La Petite Ferme, Monaco Oceanographic Museum, Monaco Zoo, Fun City, Antibes Land €210

Other options

Title Further details Price
Business & specialised vocabulary Per week €210
Exam preparation Per week €190
Teacher refresher course Per week €145
Cocooning Per week €165
Special diets Per week €165
Special needs Per week €165
Christmas / New Year / Thanksgiving €160
Private bathroom Per week €190
VIP Per week €400

Discounts

Find out about the various discounts on offer from HLI. Including accompanying person discount, long stay discount and more...

Transfer information

Students aged 15 and under MUST take 2-way transfers unless we are notified that they are accompanied by their parents.

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