ALPADIA Leysin — summer school in Switzerland
Summer English/French School



Summer English/French School
from 1 447,13 EUR per week
Jun 26, 2023   Aug 13, 2023
Off-season English/French/German School
from 1 211,85 EUR per week
Oct 3, 2023   Oct 22, 2023

What else included

The language programme here includes 15 hours of a language tuition per week. The school has an excellent learning and leisure facilities with innovative classrooms, a restaurant, a lovely sun terrace and indoor swimming pool, a canteen under the roof, leisure and games areas. Lessons run from 08.30 to 12.30. Students are divided into classes of up to 15 students depending on their language level. The course teaches a range of language and language skills, creative projects and leadership and time management skills. All levels are available.

  • 15 hours of English or French tuition per week
  • Accommodation in four-bedded hotel rooms with private facilities
  • Three meals a day
  • Leisure & Excursion Programme
  • Teaching materials
  • Certificate of Studies
  • Bank charges
  • Travel Class travel services
  • Visa processing including translation of documents
  • Health insurance

Not included:

  • Transfers from and to the airport
  • Out of pocket money 


One of ALPADIA's language centres, Le Central-Résidence, is located in the centre of Lesen, Switzerland. Thanks to the fresh air and sunshine, the town is often visited for skiing and snowboarding. It is a so-called "family-friendly" location with a child-safe infrastructure. The magnificent Lake Geneva and Lavaux Vineyards are within a half-hour's drive away.

Children will live and study in the Alps. The entertainment programme is varied - excursions, art, sports and hiking. Children will see the pearl of Swiss history - Chillon castle - and go downhill in the water park and amusement park. Riding lessons, tennis, cooking classes and mountain biking are available at an additional cost. There's also a swimming pool, sun terrace and sports facilities on site. In the evenings students have a barbecue in the mountains, sing karaoke, watch movies and participate in sports tournaments. 

All rooms, dining hall and classrooms are located in the same building. The Alpine-style bedrooms can accommodate four people and are equipped with an en-suite bathroom and balcony with views of the Alps. Meals are provided three times a day, with a vegetarian option on the menu. The centre has a medical office. 

Why choose this school

  • Wonderful mountain location in a 3-star hotel with all classrooms, accommodation and dining under one roof
  • Plenty of game areas and communal areas for students
  • Attractive alpine-style bedrooms for 4 students with private bathroom and balcony
  • All bedrooms have balconies boasting impressive mountain views
  • Comfortable & spacious classrooms for dynamic learning
  • Free WiFi in the residence common area

School infrastructure

  • Alpine-style quadruple bedroom with balcony
  • Desk, wardrobe, chair & lamp in rooms
  • Private bathroom with hairdryer & toilet per room
  • Common lounge & dining area
  • Bedsheets & towels provided
  • Spacious terrace with impressive mountain views
  • Free WiFi in residence throughout the residence

Sport infrastructure

  • Game areas with arcades, table tennis & pool table
  • Indoor swimming pool with spectacular views
  • Garden with volleyball & pétanque

Hobbies and clubs

Leysin Juniors 

  • Cooking - 130 CHF per week
  • Tennis - 220 CHF per week
  • Horse Riding - 220 CHF per week

Leysin Teens

  • Horse Riding - 220 CHF per week
  • Adrenalin - 220 CHF per week
  • Tennis - 220 CHF per week

Recommended arrival cities

  • Geneve

Nearest airports

  • Geneva Cointrin International Airport - minutes


Central Résidence, hôtel, Leysin, Switzerland

Sample program

  • 1 day

    Morning. Arrival day
    Day. Registration
    Evening. Welcome party

  • 2 day

    Morning. Classes
    Day. Package activities
    Evening. Sports tournament

  • 3 day

    Morning. Classes
    Day. Package activities
    Evening. Olympic games

  • 4 day

    Morning. Classes
    Day. Excursion to Château de Chillon or Aquaparc
    Evening. BBQ

  • 5 day

    Morning. Classes
    Day. Package activities
    Evening. Movie night

  • 6 day

    Morning. Classes
    Day. Package activities
    Evening. Disco party

  • 7 day

    Morning. Free time
    Day. Shopping excursion to Lausanne
    Evening. Free evening

  • 8 day

    Morning. Free day

  • 9 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Excursion to Aquaparc
    Evening. Games

  • 10 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Package activities
    Evening. Disco party

  • 11 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Package activities
    Evening. Movie night

  • 12 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Excursion to Gruyères village
    Evening. Games

  • 13 day

    Morning. Lessons
    Day. Package activities
    Evening. Free evening

  • 14 day

    Morning. Departure