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French school in Lyon

Alpadia Lyon

French school in Lyon

Alpadia Lyon

Alpadia Lyon

Learn French in the centre of Lyon surrounded by culture and lively local life. Located in one of the nicest areas in Lyon, the language school occupies a beautiful 19th-century building on the Rhône River. With 5 spacious and bright classrooms, a cafeteria, student lounge and free Wi-Fi, conditions are ideal for study. Just a stone's throw from the Place Bellecour, right after your classes you can immerse yourself in the vibrant energy of the area’s cafés and bouchons: favourite meeting places for Lyon's large student population.

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Key points

  • A beautiful university and student city in a magnificent region.
  • Centrally located between Paris, Geneva and the FrenchRiviera.
  • School ideally situated on the Lyon peninsula in the city centre.
  • Friendly yet professional atmosphere

School facts

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Disabled access
Free Wifi

Student facts

Minimum age:
years old
Average age:
years old
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Accreditations

EAQUALS
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SOUFFLE
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CSN
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Student nationalities

      Switzerland
      Italy
      Germany
      United Kingdom
      United States
      Spain
      France
      Brazil
      Mexico
      Others

Accommodation

ESL schools guarantee the same excellent standards for accommodation as they do for teaching. We take great pleasure in helping you find the most suitable accommodation for you.

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Host family

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Being immersed in a country’s culture is without a doubt one of the best ways to learn the language. Living with a host family means getting to know the way of life of Lyon locals from the inside – their food and customs – while having an enriching experience. It's also your chance to practise French daily in an authentic context. Your host will be carefully selected by our partner school. Living around 20-35 minutes from the school via public transport (please note that this may be longer during busy seasons), you will stay in a single or double room with breakfast only or half-board provided.

Tempo Shared Apartment (ages 18 and over)

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Stay in a large and inviting apartment, just 25 minutes on foot from Lyon Perrache train station, and 20 minutes by public transport to reach the school in the centre of Old Lyon. There are paid self-service laundry facilities – linen will be provided, but students should bring their own towels. There are four modern and comfortable single or double rooms open out onto a large living room with an open-plan kitchen, shared bathroom and a terrasse. The rooms each have a desk and wardrobe, in addition, the apartments is equipped with Wi-Fi and television. Common areas are cleaned on Wednesday and rooms on weekend days.

Shared apartment Villeurbanne

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Stay in an apartment, just 12 minutes by bus from Lyon Part Dieu train station and 20 minutes by public transport to reach classes. This large and inviting apartment is located in a charming residential neighbourhood. 4 modern and comfortable single or double rooms open out onto a large living room with an open-plan kitchen and shared or private bathroom. The rooms each have a wardrobe as well as Wi-Fi and a television. Common areas are cleaned on Wednesday, and rooms on weekends. Students will also have the option of a private en suite room with a double bed and washing machine.

Residence Tempo (ages 18 and over)

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In a quiet neighbourhood in the centre of Lyon, close to a tram stop and a supermarket and not far from the train station, this residence offers single studio bedrooms with private bathrooms. You will have access to the private kitchenette if you want to cook, but you can also try all kinds of French specialties in the restaurants around the corner. Wi-Fi is free and bed linen is provided (but not towels). It will take you around  25 minutes on foot or 20 minutes by public transport to reach the school and the centre of Old Lyon.

Residence La Guillotière (from 18 to 30 years old)

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With plenty of amenities, top-notch facilities, and an idyllic location just 25 minutes from the school by public transport – this residence is designed with the student in mind. Students will be placed in modern, spacious single studio apartments furnished with a private bathroom, desk, wardrobe, chair, lamp, and a kitchenette. Students will be provided with linen which they can clean for a fee using the onsite facilities. Throughout their stay, students won't have a dull moment, as they can socialise in the shared spaces, workout in the free onsite gym, and take part in the regular events and contests organised by the school.

Residence Truffaut (ages 18 and over)

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With a relaxed independent atmosphere, top-notch facilities, and an idyllic location just 25 minutes from the school by public transport – this residence is designed with the student in mind. Students will be placed in modern, spacious single studio apartments furnished with a private bathroom, desk, wardrobe, chair, lamp, and a kitchenette. Students will be provided with linen which they can clean for a fee using the onsite facilities.

Hotel-Residences (2 and 3 stars, ages 18 and over)

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The main advantage of staying in one of the hotel-residences offered by the course centre is that it is completely independent. A single bedroom with a private bathroom will be available for you, with a TV and free Wi-Fi. You will also have access to the paying laundry facilities. Bed linen and towels are provided. The language school is 10-25 minutes’ walk from the accommodation. Enjoy life “à la lyonnaise” in a city where you can find so many shops, restaurants and cultural attractions!

Why choose our accommodation

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Guaranteed Accommodation

Finding the right accommodation can be stressful. That’s why we guarantee that we’ll find the perfect housing option for you before you even land in your destination.

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Convenient Transport

Our accommodation is hand-picked to make sure your journey to the classroom is as safe, reliable, and smooth as possible.

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Safer and more comfortable

All of our accommodation options are rigorously screened to ensure you know exactly what you’re getting when you make the choice to book your program.