Cannes Carnot


Cannes Carnot

From 1200 CHF

Course start dates

No dates available at the moment

Key points

● 15 years experience

● School approved by the French Government

● Students from all around the world


Levels: Beginner to Proficient

Accommodation: Campus, Host family

Cancellation insurance: Students are advised to take cancellation insurance

Supervision: There is a supervisor for every 12 students

Transfer: from Nice airport or Cannes train station.

Arrival and departure: arrival is on Sunday and departure on Saturday





Age range: 13 - 15 Years

Language study holiday in Cannes for young teenagers

If Cannes is famous for it's Cinema festival, during the month of May, its a charming touristic resort the whole year long, and especially enjoyable during the summer. Our language school partner, established 15 years ago, organizes language study holidays for teenagers from all around the world, in a school, the Carnot Campus, located next to the city center (30 minutes walk) and very near the beaches (10 minutes by bus).

The studets will learn, eat, sleep and have fun in this historical monument (yet perfectly equipped) where they'll have access to the swimming pool, the restaurant and the sport fields! During their stay, they will take part to enthusiastic activities (including a sailing afternoon) and explore the nearby cities of Monaco, Antibes and Nice.

With classes in small groups every morning and this activities always with the school's staff, teenagers will improve their French easily and in a joyous and dynamic atmosphere...

Course duration:
1 - 0 Weeks
Beginner to Proficient
Age group:
Language course:
Start dates:

No dates available at the moment

About this course:

French Classes

20 lessons of 45 minutes per week, in the morning, in groups of 15 participants maximum.
Classes are held on the campus.
Optional intensive classes (6 lessons of 45 minutes) are offered in the afternoon for an extra cost.*


Every afternoon: sailing, sports…
Every evening: barbecue, disco night, board games, cabarets...
Every week, a full-day excursion is organized during the weekend (the Lérins Islands, Nice or a nautical theme park) and a half-day excursion during the week (Monaco, Antibes, Marineland)
Animators are always around the participants at every moment
Please note that teenagers of 16 years old and more can be authorized to go out on their own two or tree evenings every week (if parents agree and sign an authorization form).


In the campus Carnot or by a host family.

Also included in the price
Transfer from and to the Airport
Registration fees
Certificate of attendance

* these options can be added on the registration form.
No Seasons

Participants have the choice between to kinds of accommodation: stay in the campus or live with a local family.

Campus Residence

The Carnot Campus is only two kilometers from the famous Promenade de la Croisette on the beach and can host more than a hundred young people. This building is ancient, yet it offers all the comfort teenagers could dream of: a swimming pool, sport fields, Wi-Fi and a restaurant.
Two students share the same bedroom, and there's a bathroom for 4 of them.
Participants should bring their own towel and keep their room (reasonably) tidy.
Classes are held in the building, and teenagers will eat all their meals there - except during the excursion, they will there receive a lunch packet.

There are washing machines in the building for the laundry.


Host family

Choosen and inspected by the school's team. They all live in Cannes, but sometimes 20 minutes by bus from the school.

Accommodation Description Price front.Galery
Campus Twin room, full board No Fee
Host family Twin room, full board No Fee
  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
7:30 Arrival: Welcome Start of day
8:00 Breakfast
9:00-12:00 Standard Course Marineland
13:00 Lunch
14:00-17:00 Sports and activities on campus Excursion to Cannes Free afternoon Sailing Excursion to Monaco

Sport Afternoon

18:00 Volleyball Circus Dance Basketball Water sports Football
19:00 Dinner
20:00-22:00 Welcome party BBQ Casino Movie Night Cabaret Disco Olympic Games

This is a sample programme. For example, activities and excursions may change during bad weather or be beyond our control due to force majeure or other circumstances.



  • Sailing afternoon
  • Numerous sports activities (sports competition, themed activities etc.)
  • The free shuttle bus is available to students who live on campus and want to drive to the beach or to the city
  • One afternoon as "free time" (the students must have the phone number of the animator)
    Students are automatically authorized to go out between the end of lunch (1.30pm) and dinner time (7.30pm).

Kiosk (booking on site for an additional cost)

  • Water skiing, rubber dinghy, minigolf, karting, bowling, high ropes course, paintball, laser tag
  • Outdoor activities in Cannes with the best security guarantees


  • Barbecue or theme dinner with food
  • Dance evening
  • Game nights: game, cabaret, show programme


  • A full-day weekend excursion (the Lérins Islands, Nice or a maritime theme park)
  • A half-day trip during the week (Monaco, Antibes, Marineland)

Transfer from the airport
The transfer from and to the Nice airport or the train station in Cannes is included in the price of this stay.

Arrival is on Sunday, return journey is on Saturday.

The flight and train journey are not included in the price.

=> Recommended airline:
Easyjet (Basel / Geneva - Nice)


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