Families, Why choose ESL?
Families

Why choose ESL?

Language studies abroad programs for Families: Why choose ESL?

12 Good reasons to choose ESL

1. ESL - the language holiday specialist
With 20 years of experience, we have built up a network of reputable and experienced partner schools. We can offer you a professional and skilled team.
 
2. The best schools
All our partner schools have an excellent reputation and are internationally accredited.
 
3. Exciting courses
Quality teaching takes place in a stimulating and safe multicultural environment in specific groups for children and parents. Children are supervised by qualified and committed teachers or instructors. Parents also benefit from excellent learning conditions. They can take courses or just enjoy some free time while the children are being looked after.
 
4. Large choice of attractive destinations with a choice of activities
Our partner schools offer a programme jam-packed with activities outside of the courses, whether it's for children, adults or the whole family. The school staff are there to help you organise the family trips you have planned.
 
5. A range of accommodation chosen with care
The different accommodation options offered are specifically suited to the needs of a family in order that you can better enjoy the holiday.
 
6. ESL - your partner for a tailor-made language trip
ESL takes care of your holiday from start to finish, so that you have nothing to worry about! This includes the courses, activities and accommodation – and not forgetting our team of advisers, who are always there to answer your questions! We look after your every need and are very flexible. We can even take care of flight reservations or airport transfers.
 
7. A range of programmes to suit everyone
In our course package, we offer you the opportunity to enjoy your adult course, while the children take their own, and the chance to meet up as a family again once lessons are over. If you would prefer your children to participate in the programmes of leisure activities so that you can use your free time, then choose a destination which offers a programme of leisure activities for young participants. Other destinations offer no programmes of leisure activities simply because there are so many possibilities for exploring local attractions on your own or as a family. Select your programme according to your own preferences.
 
8. Regular monitoring of our partners
We regularly monitor the schools and the programmes we offer. Each year, our team visits the schools to ensure we can always guarantee you the best value for money for your holiday.
 
9. Attractive prices
Better yet less expensive! Why miss out on a family holiday that also offers you the chance to learn a foreign language? Our programme of family language holidays are often less expensive and more rewarding than a traditional holiday and are a very attractive option which offers everyone new experiences.
 
10. Free advice service with no commitment
ESL has a team of advisers at your disposal, who are fully informed about our programmes and are ready to find you a destination that best suits your needs. So, please don't hesitate to contact us, either by email, telephone or visiting us in one of our offices. Our specialist team will work out your plans with you.
 
11. The ESL travel guarantee - 100 % secure
ESL is a member of the Guarantee Fund of the Swiss Travel Industry. Travel with peace of mind!
 
12. Learn a language as a family - a unique experience!
Holidays are often a time to strengthen the bond between parents and children. A language holiday will be full of discoveries and experiences to share with your children and you will bring back home many memories.

5 REASONS TO CHOOSE ESL – LANGUAGE STUDIES ABROAD

  1. Star Agency Europe
  2. ESL – LANGUAGE STUDIES ABROAD IS EUROPE’S STAR AGENCY  

    ESL – Language studies abroad won Star Agency Western Europe for the fifth time at the 2016 ST Star Awards. 

  3. BEST PRICE GUARANTEE 

    If you find our programmes cheaper with another language travel agency, you will be refunded 100% of the price difference.

  4. FREE AND PERSONALISED SERVICE 

    We offer you free and personal advice before, during and after your language course abroad.

  5. CUSTOMER SATISFACTION 

    In 2016, 97% of our students would recommend ESL – Language studies abroad to their friends and relatives. 

  6. CERTIFIED QUALITY 

    ESL – Language studies abroad is accredited by quality control bodies in the tourism and education industries.  

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TESTIMONIALS

A two-month language learning trip to sunny Spain, with accommodation in a host family and a content-rich course at a real Spanish school. That is what ESL offered me, all of this well-organized, completely hassle-free without any problems. The school welcomed me very warmly, with many different nationalities represented. The only pity was that during my study period (in the fall) there were fewer students of my own age, so Nerja is especially recommendable during the summer months for people in their twenties and thirties!. My host family was very open-minded, clean and sympathetic, I could not have wished for a better stay. One thing is for sure: I will definitely go back to Nerja!

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Marie Fugier

Last summer I spent 5 weeks in Vancouver to improve my English and it was an incredible experience.
Apart from the fact that the country is truly amazing, EC Vancouver welcomed me in the best possible way.
Upon arrival, all the new people went to have dinner together and visit the city, which means that you’re not alone for long; in my case, I met a group of 10 people that day, and we spent the whole stay together! (and we are still in touch!). The nationality mix and the learning method gave me a lot, and the school staff recommended us the best excursions in British Columbia (Victoria, Rockies Mountains and much more). So many good memories; I want to go back!

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At the beginning of November, I went to Australia for a 7-week course, but then I saw that I was progressing so fast that I decided to stay 5 weeks longer; so in the end, I spent 3 months there. It was an incredibly rich experience, thanks to my English improvement but also to the people I met there, coming from Colombia, Brazil, Spain, South Korea, Japan, Chile and more. The school is in Brisbane’s city centre and has a nice view on King George Square. My teachers were really good, the environment was pleasant and I really started to love the language. I was lucky because I was the only French in my class, so I could speak English all the time. This is definitely one of the best schools in Brisbane if you want to improve your English while enjoying the good weather every day.

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