50 Plus, Why choose ESL?
50 Plus

Why choose ESL?

Language courses for seniors: Why choose ESL?

Lowest prices guaranteed

We offer the lowest prices on all adult courses and will refund 100% of any price difference if you find the same programme cheaper with another agency or directly with the school.

Superb schools

We work very hard to find the best partner schools around the world, so you can rest assured that you are getting an excellent standard of teaching. 

Exceptionally high client satisfaction

97% of our students in 2015 would recommend ESL – Language studies abroad to their friends and relatives. Most of our new students contact us after a recommendation from a former ESL student.

Qualified, experienced teachers

Quality teaching ensures that you will make fast progress with the language you are learning, while having fun.

Smart holidays

This is a holiday with a difference; not only will you enjoy your destination more by using the local language, but you will also come home with valuable skills. 

Exciting activities programme

With a range of activities offered each afternoon and evening, you can make the most of your destination. Weekends include optional all-day activities and trips.

Fun and motivating classes

Modern language teaching focuses on learning to communicate while having fun. The days of endless grammar tables and repetition are history!

Certified quality

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

100% Security

ESL is a member of the Swiss travel industry’s travel guarantee fund. It reimburses the all-inclusive amounts of your language study stay, in the unlikely event of bankruptcy or insolvency of the service provider before or after your departure.

Students of a similar age and interests

The idea of exchange is at the heart of these programmes, and you will meet people from all corners of the world, brought together by a common interest in the language and culture.

Carefully selected accommodation options

Staying with a local host is the perfect way to immerse yourself fully in the local culture, but various accommodation options are available in each destination. 

Language study stay organised entirely by ESL

To make your life easier, we organise your trip from A to Z. This means you have a single point of contact in case you have any questions or need to change your booking.

Value for money

Prices include classes, accommodation and afternoon leisure activities. We guarantee the original prices of our partner language schools, so you will not find the same programme cheaper anywhere else.

A-Z service & full support

Our experienced, multilingual team are here for you before, during and after your stay to ensure your experience goes smoothly. You can always rely on our support in the unlikely event that anything should go wrong during your time away. 

Varied destinations

Whether you want to stay in a major city or a seaside retreat, we have something for everyone. You can get a feel for the options on our website or speak to a member of our team for free, personalised advice. 

Ideal dates

These programmes are offered slightly outside of peak tourist season, so you can enjoy the best of the destination without the crowds.