Group stays

A la carte, Institut Francophonie organizes for you: group language stays (school, university, professional, etc ...)

Travel to Nantes and experience a complete French immersion in the largest metropolis in western France!

1. Language group stay


Your stay from 4 days.

Your French classes in a friendly and serious environment. Intensive French language courses 15 or 20 hours per week (3 or 4 hours per day) in groups divided by levels. Join one of our international groups or form your own private group(s) and meet the needs of your students. Course materials included.

Depending on your budget and the age of participants, we offer two types of acommodations:

  1. - host family stay in half or full board (take-away lunch),
  2. - student residence (studio or flat). From 16 years old, students will make the most of their independence.

How to arrive in Nantes ? A Institut Francophonie' staff member will come to Nantes Atlantique airport or Nantes SNCF train station and/or will organize your trip to your accommodation.

MOVE FREELY! Also included in your stay, your unlimited transport card allows you to fully and freely enjoy your experience.

Your cultural trips and activities … unforgettable. Gastronomy, French heritage, games, walks, culture… Find out about French culture, Breton culture and the city of Nantes. Ask for our brochure cultural activities and make your choice!

Would you like to receive your personalized quote? Please complete the form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Quotation form 





Are you between 13 and 17 years old? Do you want to improve your French quickly and meet teenagers from all over the world? Choose French immersion!


Your program :

15 French lessons + 5 sports sessions per week

French courses :

  • - 5 lessons of 3 hours (20 minute break) per week
  • - International groups limited to 12 participants
  • - Placement test to be taken online upon registration. Groups are organized upon levels
  • - Classes are in French, led by native, qualified and experienced teachers
  • - A complete course : speaking, writing, comprehension, phonetics, etc..
  • -… and fun activities! Role-playing games in French, educational games, manual workshops, etc ...
  • - Minimum 30 minutes of homework per day (memorization, writing practice, etc.)
  • - A friendly and serious atmosphere to learn French in Nantes while having fun!


  • - The Junior language stay includes 5 sports sessions per week: paddle boarding, canoeing, getting oriented in Nantes city center, swimming, nature hikes, tree climbing, team sports, escape game, etc.
  • - All sports activities are supervised by qualified and experienced instructors or by a member of the Institut Francophonie team
  • - All sports activities take place in Nantes Métropole, transport (bus or tram) is supervised by a member of the team.
  • - Every day a new activity. Different activities every week.
  • - Sports equipment and transport included.




  • - Our host families are rigorously selected, warm, welcoming and allow visitors to learn about French culture and food!
  • - The host families take care of the students upon their arrival at the airport or train station. They also take care of the return trip.
  • - Weekends with your host family: games, sightseeing and cultural visits, etc...




9:30am: start of French classes 

11am: 20 minute break de 20 minutes

12:30pm: end of classes 

12:30pm-2pm: picnic at a park, in the city, or at the Institute 

2:30pm: start of sports activities 

5:30pm: end of sports activities 

6pm: return to host family 



Stay 1: from Saturday, July 8 to Saturday, July 13 2019 

Stay 2: from Saturday, July 13 to Saturday, July 20 2019 

Deadline to sign up: June 21, 2019. (If you sign up only for the courses + activities, there is no deadline but the number of participants per course is limited to 12 people).



1 week (8 days): 715€

2 weeks (16 days): 1315€

*Price does not include flight and transportation costs to travel to Nantes



Can I sign up only for French classes? Yes, please see our price list (Français général FLE).

Can I sign up only for French classes + activities Yes. Request your personalised rate by email: maude.saleiro@francophonie-nantes.fr



Pensez à votre Compte personnel de formation (CPF) pour le financement de vos cours de français FLE ! Consider your Personal Training Account (CPF) to finance your French course !