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The best French immersion school in France

In 2014, I decided the only way to become fluent in French was to enrol myself in a school where... read more

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Barbara A
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I have been to École des Trois Ponts three times & find the whole experience an immersion in... read more

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The Ecole des Trois Ponts created in 1991 specializes in short-term French language immersion courses for adults, in addition to French language combined with cooking classes, countryside walks or gourmet excursions. French immersion courses are...more
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645 rue Marechal Foch | Villa Beaulieu, 42153 Riorges, Communaute d'Agglomeration Roannais, France
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Reviewed yesterday

In 2014, I decided the only way to become fluent in French was to enrol myself in a school where you are immersed in the French language for the whole time you are there. I found the perfect school in Ecole des Trois Ponts. I...More

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I have been to École des Trois Ponts three times & find the whole experience an immersion in language, food & culture - which I really enjoy.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent a week in early September and recommend the school highly. Staff are friendly and professional, instructors excellent and fellow students keen and sociable, several of them having returned often. The setting is pretty and comfortable and the food delicious, if a little on...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Bonjour, Many thanks for reviewing your experience. Yes, the international and friendly atmosphere at the school makes it easy to socialise and mix with the other visitors with the benefit of French conversation to gain in confidence when speaking. Merci encore pour cette semaine passée...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my fifth or sixth visit to L'Ecole des Trois Ponts in as many years. I cannot say enough about the experience. As I have said before, if you are seriously interested in learning ( or improving ) the French language, this is the...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Bonjour Barbara! Many thanks for this review. As you explained, we are always very careful to offer French courses to match our customers needs and special requirements. General French, Intensive or Private courses are the options. Extra activities are also offered according to one's interests....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent instructors and a great ambiance. I recommend it to anyone wanting to improve their French in a relaxed, friendly setting that makes learning fun.More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking time to give your feed-back. It is great you had an enjoyable and fruitful experience with us. What makes our French courses unique is the unformal and convivial atmosphere while sharing free time with other students and still in French with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another great week at L’Ecole des Trois Ponts this August. Thanks to Vincent for an excellent learning experience, and as always Valerie for your enthusiasm, warmth and expertise - you have gathered your usual cadre of excellent teachers this year. I look forward to my...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour Ruth, Many thanks for reviewing your experience and for being such a faithful (4th visit to Ecole des Trois Ponts) and commited student. It was a pleasure to receive your mother as a student too!! Vous êtes évidemment les bienvenues pour une prochaine visite....More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Had a great week learning French in a lovely environment. Teachers were exactly the right blend of friendly, supportive and challenging! I was there on my own and felt perfectly at ease. Comfortable bedroom with en suite shower room. Superb food. All together a great...More

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Valerie P, General Manager at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Bonjour Nicola, Many thanks for this review. It's a pleasure to see you made the most of this cultural immersion experience. You were such a good student ! We look forward to seeing you again whenever you wish. Laetitia and Valérie

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Ecole des Trois Ponts is a nice & frindly place to practice French. Good atmosphere and professional tutors. Cusine course should be much more integrated into the French language teaching. There are no bridging / linking between the morning French class and the afternoon cusine...More

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Valerie P, Propriétaire at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Bonjour! And many thanks for reviewing your experience with Ecole des Trois Ponts. According to the level of our participants, course contents can vary In your class, your teacher also took into consideration not all your classmates were taking part in the afternoon cooking classes....More

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Again everything was very fine. As it was my 8th stay, I was not really surprised. But I can - and try to - recommend the School to everybody.More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018
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Bonjour, Un grand merci pour cet avis qui nous est précieux! Hoping to see you in the future for another...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

Excellent week in Roanne. Meeting 16 people from around the world that all had intellectual curiosity. Breaking bread, learning language and cuisine. The week goes by too quickly. Look forward to returning.

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Bonjour, Many thanks for your feed-back and very pleased you enjoyed this authentic French experience. Keep learning French et ... au plaisir de vous revoir ! A bientôt, Laetitia and Valérie

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