French language holidays in France for adults

Intensive French courses in 2020

COVID-19 Virus information: We are open for business - if you can get here, we can teach you!* As of 1 July, travel restrictions to France have been lifted for 14 countries from outside the EU, including Australia, New Zealand and Canada but excluding the US. Visitors from the UK are expected to to complete a déclaration sur l’honneur form self-certifying they are not suffering from symptoms associated with coronavirus and have not been in contact with confirmed cases in the preceding fortnight.

*Strict hygiene measures are in place in our classrooms. Masks should be worn for class and excursions.



We are now booking the following courses:


4-8 May


18-22 May 


1-5 June


15-19 June


6-10 July


20-24 July


3-7 August


17-21 August


7-11 September


21-25 September


5-9 October


19-23 October


If you have other dates in mind, please contact us!

Intensive French Course rates:

Full French Course

Our intensive programme including five mornings (of 3 hours) in the classroom, five lunches with your teachers and four accompanied outings and/or activities in the afternoons.



Does not include travel to

and from Gourdon, or accommodation.

Suitable for beginner, intermediate or advanced students looking to make maximum progress over the week, this course offers full immersion in French life and language.

Free-time French Course

Our special tuition-only programme, with five mornings (of 3 hours) of classroom time. Lunches with your teachers can be added at 27€ and afternoon outings at 80€ on a pay-as-you-go basis.



Does not include travel to and from Gourdon, or accommodation.

Suitable for expat learners wishing to consolidate existing knowledge, or those on holiday with friends or family, or house hunters who need the afternoons for viewings!

Top-up French Course

Our super intensive course offering you one-on-one tuition, with five 3-hour blocks of classroom time over one week.

Additional class time can be organized pro-rata at 45€ per hour.



Does not include travel to and from Gourdon, or accommodation.

Suitable for students wishing to have top-up tuition before or after a group course, or at any time of the year outside of a group class.


To help with planning, we ask all students (except beginners) to complete our French Assessment before the course.

Learn French with an intensive, friendly language course in the Lot & Dordogne area of France!