At Accent Franais, you will be delighted with the peacefulness of the biggest pedestrian area existing in France, its green squares and gardens, and of course the inimitable colours and smells of French typical markets. The surrounding area is perfect for more sporting activities, the city being just fifteen minutes away from the Mediterranean beaches and near to rivers and mountains. Join us for a fun French language and cooking holidays in Montpellier!
Accommodation applies for stays from Sunday to Saturday.
Single and double rooms are available. Students may choose to have room with kitchen access only, with breakfast or half-board with breakfast, dinner and arrival pick-up.
Consuls de la Mer - Furnished studio 18-25 meter square; 15 minutes away by tramway from school; single or twin bed, bathroom, private toilet, air conditioning, pool, gym, car park, internet. Price excludes tourist tax.
Occitanes - Furnished studio 18-25 meter square; 5 minutes away walking from school; double bed, bathroom, private toilet, air conditioning, TV, car park, internet. Price excludes tourist tax.
Room on campus - 10-20 minutes away from school by tramway. Available from July 3, 2016 until August 20, 2016. Individual bedroom, bathroom, private toilets, WiFi.
Studio StudyLoca - 10-15 minutes away from the school by tramway. Available all year round. Private independent studio, private bathroom and toilet, fully-equipped kitchen, internet access.
Studio in a student residence - 5 minutes away from the school walking. Available from June 5, 2016 until August 27, 2016. Individual studio, private bathroom and toilet, fully equiped kitchen, internet.
With the Mediterranean beaches just 15 minutes by bus and the old Cevennes mountains nearby, Montpellier is the sunny place to visit, famous for its historical richness as well as its cultural and technological dynamism. The city is full of culture, while the cost of living remains lower than in most big French cities.
A place for students, Montpellier is home to 60,000 university students from all parts of France and of the world. University of Montpellier is well known for its medical school, the most ancient in Europe, and its numerous faculties can welcome students in all fields of studies such as law, sciences, art and literature, business.
A place in the South, Montpellier with a population of 260,000 benefits from 300 days of sunshine a year perfect for enjoying the many cafes, the pedestrians-only city centre, the street musicians who populate its squares and medieval streets, the daily markets with typical provence colors and the relaxed pace of Mediterranean life.
A place for culture and leisure, Festivals and cultural events are held all year round in Montpellier such as theatre, dance, rock and classical music festivals. Meeting friends outside, sitting on a sunny terrace or dancing under the stars: bars, restaurants, museums, opera theatres, there is no lack of opportunities to amuse yourself.
Beach volley, beach soccer tourneys
Bowling games in Odysseum
Evening social activities
Historical city centre of Montpellier
International extreme sport shows
Local products tasting
Mare nostrum Aquarium
Notre-Dame-des-Tables crypt museum
Accent Franais is open all day long for students wishing to study or just relax. A working room where you can study and prepare your presentations. Free access to all teaching material, grammar and exercises books or simply relax reading magazines and newspapers. Computers with free access to Internet for your personal researches or just to check your emails.
Many events at school that will involve you in the Institute social life: welcome drinks and farewell parties, international cooking parties, poetry or literature contests, etc. Accent Franais has its own activity department with a dedicated staff member. We will provide you on arrival with the program of activities and excursions we offer every week.
The extra curricular activities and excursions we organize are held on afternoons, evenings and weekends. Activities are accompanied and animated by our experimented and dynamic staff always happy to provide guidance and tourist information. A full guide of all sports and leisure activities we have carefully selected.
From mid May to mid October, we offer a pack of cultural activities with: 1 Montpellier city tour, 2 cultural activities, 2 full day excursions on week ends (or 1 full day + 2 half days), 2 French movies, a transport card for the city of Montpellier (tramway and bus pass for 14 days) 60 EUR/week (2 weeks minimum). You just pay for your own entrance fee or personal expenses.
A mini tourist office is available at the entry desk and our staff will be pleased to help you organizing your own leisure activities and weekend excursions. An excellent way to discover French culture and to visit our region with our very enthusiastic activity coordinator. School provides a weekly program of exhibitions, music shows, festivals, and cultural events of the city.
The international airport Montpellier- Mditerranne is located about 7 kilometers from the city centre.
Shuttle bus from the airport to the city center: 15 minutes journey.
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